A Berwick-upon-Tweed-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Berwick-upon-Tweed 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.

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Just a few of our English teachers in Berwick-upon-Tweed

Miss Tracey S

I have over 25 years of experience as a qualified teacher, working mostly at primary level, although in the last few years I have been working as a supply teacher and have worked in secondary schools also. I have also worked as an exam invigilator for GCSE exams. I have experience of teaching year 6 and being involved in assisting children to work towards SATS, both at KS1 and KS2. Additionally, I have knowledge of various phonics programs, including letters and sounds and Read, Write Inc. and have incorporated both when teaching homeschooled children. Additionally, I have supported a number of students who have taken the 11+ and 13+ entrance exams. I have helped young people who are working towards their GCSE's, in Maths, English and the Sciences and have added qualifications in Functional Skills, which allows me to teach adults Maths and English also.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Biology, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, Homeschool
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. Bachelor of Educaiton

Mrs Susan H

Qualified Primary School Teacher. My specialism and passion is helping children with difficulties in reading, writing, phonics and letter formation /handwriting. I also have experience in the identification and intervention of dyslexia, choosing intervention approaches to suit the needs of the learner. I seek to build confidence and self-esteem. I have over 7 years of experience working as the SEN Teacher in a mainstream primary during which time I helped children with a wide range of learning difficulties (such as dyslexia, dyspraxia, autism and ADHD) make good progress across year groups 1 to 6.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English
Qualifications:
TEFL (2018). PGCE Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia) Ege Hill University (2012). PGCE Primary Education, Northumbria University (2000). BA (Hons) European Finance and Accountancy, Leeds Metropolitan University (1994)

Mrs Joanne E

I am a qualified English Language and Literature Teacher, with experience of teaching Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5, and adults. I also work as a GCSE and IGCSE examiner for English Language and Literature. My focus is on building up and developing students' confidence in the subject and helping them to become successful communicators.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Study Skills, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English Education with QTS, University of Sunderland (2015). MA (with Distinction) Northumbria University (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature (First Class), Northumbria University (2012).

Mr Jonathan K

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, currently working as Head of Department in a North East college. Teaches GCSE English Language, GCSE English Literature, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards, also currently working as an examiner, as well as holding the role of Lead English Expert for AQA (offering training to practitioners in schools and colleges across the country on their behalf). Also holds a DfE recognised leadership qualification and has had work published on a range of educational websites.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Newcastle (2011). BA (Hons) English, University of Teesside (2008).

Mr Ryan C

Experienced teacher of English Literature & Language, with experience teaching in Japan and China in addition to the UK, now tutoring full time. Teaches English Literature through to university level; teaches English Language through to GCSE and IGCSE level. Supports preparations for Oxbridge admissions.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
MSt English 1700-1830 (Distinction), University of Oxford (2018). MA (Hons) English Literature (First Class Honours), University of Glasgow (2016).

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How are Berwick-upon-Tweed schools performing?

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

Berwick-upon-Tweed primary school performance:

The Berwick-upon-Tweed area has 13 primary schools (one of the top being Berwick Middle School with 15% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students who are not on track to meet the school’s challenging targets are quickly identified; short-term additional support is used well to accelerate their progress. ”

The Berwick-upon-Tweed local authority has an average of 66% 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Berwick-upon-Tweed secondary school performance:

The Berwick-upon-Tweed area has 5 secondary schools (one of the top being Berwick Academy with 21% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ outcomes are inadequate. Pupils underachieve significantly at key stage 4. Too many, including those who are disadvantaged and the most able, are failed by the school.”

The Berwick-upon-Tweed local authority has an average of 43% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 93% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Berwick-upon-Tweed Ofsted ratings:

78% of Berwick-upon-Tweed schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Academic Subjects offered in Berwick-upon-Tweed