A Berkshire-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Berkshire are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

See how it works Get your list of teachers

Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

Many parents get frustrated by poor quality, unqualified tutors. That’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified schoolteachers – so you know they are trained to teach children, safe, and experienced at teaching the latest curriculum at a high-quality.

We do the work for you

You don’t need to scroll through pages of irrelevant and often unavailable tutors with our service. Just fill in our simple form or have a quick phone call and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available, suitable teachers in your area.

First lesson guarantee

You can be safe in the knowledge that if you are unhappy with your first lesson (this is rare, but we understand that sometimes the fit isn’t quite right), we will not charge you for the lesson, and we will look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our English teachers in Berkshire

Mr John B

Qualified and experienced Primary and Core Skills teacher with over 9 years' experience teaching and tutoring, currently working In a private school in Woking and tutoring after school. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum Key Stages 1 and 2. Supports preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. Also teaches English and Maths at Key Stage 3 and 4 up to GCSE level. Significant success as a tutor and classroom teacher and the passion to facilitate students reaching their potential remains as strong as ever.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, 11+, English Language, SATs, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, St Mary’s University College (2013). BSc (Hons) Liverpool John Moores University (2013).

Mrs Claire C

Qualified and experienced Primary School Teacher currently a supply teacher and tutor in the local area. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum including EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. Offers preparation for SATS, 11 + and 13+ School Entrance Exams. SEN Experience. Also teaches English as a Second Language.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, St Mary's University College, Twickenham (2011). BA (Hons) Classical Studies with Politics, University of Exeter (1999).

Miss Miriam S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, across Key Stage 1 and 2, currently a Class Teacher at a local Primary School. Experienced SATs and 11+ teacher. Also teaches English Language, English Literature and History to GCSE and IGCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, History, 11+, English Language, English Literature, SATs, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Irish Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway (2015). PGDE with French, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (2009). BA (Hons) History, Trinity College, Dublin (2007)

Miss Lesley N

Qualified and experienced teacher of English currently training postgraduate interns for Secondary English in Oxfordshire Schools through Oxford University Department for Education. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and A level. Offers preparation for 11+ Examinations. Can offer general support across humanities subjects through to GCSE. EFL and SEN experience. Advanced Learner Lead Teacher and Curriculum Leader. GCSE and A level Examiner.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, Psychology, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Study Skills, Philosophy
Qualifications:
MSc Education, University of Oxford (2018). PGCE Secondary English, University of Oxford (2015). MA English Literature, University of Edinburgh (2013).

Mrs Lily F

Qualified and experienced English Language and Literature Teacher, and Reading Specialist, with over 7 years' experience, mainly in American schools, both state and independent, most recently at a school for students with Dyslexia. Also experienced with Primary students, and in providing private English tuition in the US and the UK, including GCSE Language and Literature. Passionate about English literature, reading and writing, and committed to helping all students, especially those with learning differences, succeed in school and beyond. Teaches English Language and Literature from Primary Key Stage 2, through Key Stage 3 to GCSE and A level, also able to support undergraduates.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
UK Qualified Teacher Status, London (2019); Orton Gillingham Certification, (Key Stage 1-4) Garside Institute for Teacher Training, Lincoln, USA (2018); MEd Learning and Teaching, Harvard University, USA (2016); Reading Specialist Certificate, MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston USA (2014); BA (equivalent) English Education, Boston University, USA (2012); BA (part) English Literature and Dance, Connecticut College, USA (2009).

Get your shortlist of qualified teachers

Phone us on 03300 580908 or fill in the form below to get a shortlist of suitable, available teachers

Your tuition fees will be:

How are Berkshire schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Berkshire (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Berkshire primary school performance:

The Berkshire area has 79 primary schools (one of the top being Enborne C.E. Primary School with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The quality of teaching, learning and assessment is outstanding. This is because teachers have extremely high expectations of what pupils can achieve.”

The Berkshire local authority has an average of 64% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Berkshire secondary school performance:

The Berkshire area has 27 secondary schools (one of the top being St Bartholomew's School with 60% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils recognise the very high expectations for their achievement. They strive to meet these , knowing that the school staff want the very best for them.”

The Berkshire local authority has an average of 46% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 97% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Berkshire Ofsted ratings:

75% of Berkshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 9 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website