A Birmingham-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Birmingham 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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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 Birmingham

Mr Colin O

Since graduating in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oxford University, I have worked as a full-time tutor for over 15 years. I have helped hundreds of students to prepare for their exams, with many achieving top grades. I am calm and encouraging and I enjoy seeing my students gradually develop their knowledge and skills though consistent practice.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Economics, Business, French, German, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, English Language, Philosophy, English Literature, 11+, Study Skills, 13+
Qualifications:
MA PPE, Oxford University.

Mrs Jonathan S

Highly successful and experienced teacher of English, now retired and privately tutoring. Worked most recently at Kenilworth School. GCSE and IGCSE English Language and English Literature (all examination boards) offered. I specialise in the teaching of A level English Language. English Literature and Combined English Language and Literature, where I have thirty years of teaching and tutoring experience and recent successful examination marking stints across each of the three subject specialisms (most recently with AQA).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Integrated Humanities and English, School of Education, University of Leicester (1986). BA (Hons) English, University of Leicester (1982).

Mr Andy v

Highly qualified English & Maths tutor with 10+ years of experience as a primary school teacher & senior leader. I help children gain confidence, a love of learning and exam success (SATs, 11+, Common Entrance, GCSEs). Maths Subject Leader (for 4+ years). I mostly teach children aged 7-11, though often help older children looking to catch up or regain self-confidence. I believe in making learning fun, tailoring it to each student’s interests and needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
Headteacher (NPQSL). Qualified Teacher Status. BA (Hons) English (2:1).

Miss Katelyn M

Qualified and experienced English and Drama Teacher, with experience in mainstream and SEN schools in the UK and TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language). Currently teaching English, PSHE and Media Studies at a local SEN school, to children with moderate to severe learning difficulties predominantly children with communication difficulties such as: autism and ADHD. Teaches English from Key Stage 2 through to GCSE/IGCSE and on to A level, also History and Religious Studies at Key Stage 3 and GCSE/IGCSE. TEFL/TESOL AmeriCamp Thailand (2016).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, English Literature, Religious Studies, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, University of Worcester (2017); BA (Hons) English, Falmouth University (2016).

Mr Christopher H

I am a teacher with many years experience of teaching in both the UK and abroad. I recently finished six years at the School of the Nations in Macau, where I worked as Head of English teaching IGCSE English and I.B. Diploma English Language and Literature. I also taught I.B. Diploma Theory of Knowledge and IGCSE Global Perspectives. In previous years at the school I ran the Social Studies department and was the school`s Social Studies Coordinator at the secondary level. In my spare time I also tutored students for both IGCSE English and History. Before living in Macau, I worked for one year at Telford College of Art and Technology teaching GCSE English and Access English and at New College Telford teaching History A Level. Prior to working at Telford College I studied for an MA in Classics & Ancient History at Exeter University. While I was studying, I tutored a student for an A level course in Roman History. Before this I taught grammar and essay writing to English speaking students at a private school.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, Latin, English Language, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Classical Civilisation, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA in Classics and Ancient History. BA (Hons) History & Visual Arts. PGCE in Further Education

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How are Birmingham schools performing?

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

Birmingham primary school performance:

The Birmingham area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being Moseley Church of England Primary School with 32% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Standards are high and continue to rise. The majority of pupils achieve above the level expected for their age by the time they leave.”

The Birmingham local authority has an average of 62% 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Birmingham secondary school performance:

The Birmingham area has 87 secondary schools (one of the top being King Edward VI Handsworth School with 99% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is a high performing school where students make rapid progress and reach exceptionally high standards. ”

The Birmingham 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%).

Birmingham Ofsted ratings:

55% of Birmingham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 34 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website