A Billingshurst-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Billingshurst 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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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.

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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 Billingshurst

Mr Jon W

I am a teacher with 25 years of classroom experience, comfortable with either home visits or remote learning. My main specialism is History but I also teach English up to GCSE and have a lot of experience with Entrance Exams and independent school scholarships. I ran the entrance exam and scholarship programme at a large independent school in Surrey for 7 years. I also offer UCAS advice and help with personal statements, if needed. I am friendly, approachable and adapt my teaching to the learner's needs and will always go the "extra mile".

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Geography, History, Homeschool, 11+, Study Skills, Politics, 13+, English Language, English Literature, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English and History University of Reading (1990). BA (Hons) 2i Modern History and International Relations, University of Reading (1988).

Miss Kayleigh C

I have been a teacher in mainstream school settings and I am now the lead coordinator of the Early Years setting in Brighton. I have QTS in teaching and a masters degree in education, specialising in emotional wellbeing. I have been able to use my qualifications to support children by finding out where information or skills are ‘missing’ and implementing strategies to support their confidence in, and understanding of, subjects across the curriculum. I have a particular interest in supporting children and young people with SEND and have experience ranging from early years to GCSE level in both my professional and private life. I am looking to expand my tutoring further and to challenge myself in new ways. I have 4 years of private tutoring experience and have supported students across a range of years. I have also taught undergraduate sessions to a client for a short time. Within my tutoring experience, I have supported children with low confidence, autism, PDA and dyslexia.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, Biology, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Common Entrance, 13+, Religious Studies, SATs, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Early Years, University of Sussex (2020). EYTS (Early YearsTeacher Status), University of Sussex (2020). BA (Hons) Primary education 5-11 (2014).

Miss Jennifer T

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and English Literature, with 15 years of experience teaching in secondary schools, now tutoring full time. Able to effectively support homeschooling. Teaches English and English Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. GCSE English AQA Examiner. Supports preparations for 11+, 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. Provides support for GCSE resits and Literacy Skills for adult learners. Proficient in teaching English as a second language to adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Homeschool, 11+, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Classical Civilisation, Study Skills, Common Entrance, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, Wandsworth LA (2005), MA Archaeology, Birkbeck University of London (2011), BA (Hons) English Literature and Classical Civilisation, Roehampton University (2004).

Miss Natalie M

Obtaining PGCE in Secondary English from King's College London, I have a diverse background working in Education. I have experience teaching both KS3/KS4 AQA and Edexcel GCSE English Lit/Lang. Prior to my PGCE, I worked as an English Learning Support Assistant n schools across London, working 1:1 with pupils and offering academic support in English lessons. I see myself as a very enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who enjoys motivating pupils and seeing them progress.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, King's College, London (2021). BA (Hons) Journalism, University of the West of England (2014).

Ms Claire D

Fully qualified and experienced teacher, including 10 years as Head of English and Assistant Headteacher at an outstanding secondary school in Sussex. For the last six years, I have worked as an English and Maths tutor for students from Years 6-13, preparing students for SATs, 11+/13+ CEMS and GCSE Maths and English. Experience of working with a wide range of students including SEN and the most able. I pride myself on being able to form positive working relationships to motivate students to achieve their best. As a tutor, I have successfully prepared students for entrance exams at Brighton College, BHHSG, Lewes Old Grammar and Roedean. At GCSE, I have a range of resources to prepare students for Maths and English exams with AQA, Edexcel and OCR.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, SATs, Homeschool, 11+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
NPQH. PGCE Secondary University of Sussex BA (Hons) English University of Sussex.

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How are Billingshurst schools performing?

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

Billingshurst primary school performance:

The Billingshurst area has 17 primary schools (one of the top being Rudgwick Primary School with 10% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers plan challenging tasks for their pupils. Pupils report that school is fun and that teachers are good at helping them to remember things. ”

The Billingshurst local authority has an average of 63% 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 7% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Billingshurst secondary school performance:

The Billingshurst area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being The Weald School with 49% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement is outstanding across all key stages. All groups of students, including disabled students and those with special educational needs, make rapid and sustained progress. The percentage of students attaining five A* to C grades including English and mathematics is above the national average.”

The Billingshurst 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 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Billingshurst Ofsted ratings:

65% of Billingshurst schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website