A Bodmin-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Bodmin 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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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 Bodmin

Ms Eileen B

Qualified and experienced former secondary school teacher of English and Media Studies; specialises in students with low attainment who need to revisit core concepts; received training from AQA on assessing GCSE papers; helped create a marking criteria for KS3 and 4 which is still implemented by the school.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
QTS Thamesmead SCITT (2016) BA (Hons) English with Media Studies

Mr Anthony J

I am a teacher of 16 years' experience and thoroughly enjoy my job. I taught for 10 years in London in a range of schools before moving to a Grammar School in Buckinghamshire. I teach English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. I pride myself in teaching stimulating lessons of rich academic pedigree. I have a record of achieving high examination results across the Key Stages. I am moving to Truro in September 2022 and am looking to take on tutees from this date and am also available to tutor online prior to this date.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, University of Bath (2005). MA International Studies, University of Leeds (2003). BA (Hons) English, University of Leeds (2002).

Mr Mark B

I have been teaching English in secondary schools in Devon and Gloucester since 2000, with 9 years' experience as a Head of English. These include comprehensive and grammar schools and my current position in a private school. The most important thing I have learned in that time is that my specialist knowledge, however vital, is the least important part of my skill set. My role is to coach students to manage themselves as effective learners. I am experienced with GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, including English Language, English Literature and Media Studies. I have worked for OCR examining board as a coursework moderator and I currently teach Edexcel IGCSE English Language and English Literature, AQA A Level English Language and OCR A Level English Literature. I keep myself up to date with the specifications for all boards. I would welcome the chance to learn about a new student's goals and aspirations, and design a bespoke package of teaching and mentoring to help them on their journey.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Voice Pedagogy, University of Wales, Trinity St David (2021). PGCE Secondary English, University College of St Mark & St John (2000). BA(Hons) English with Music, Exeter University (1999).

Miss Kimberley B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Duchy College as well as working as a tutor. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major Exam Boards. SEN experience. Offers literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Proves support for School Entrance Exams; also GCSE and IGCSE resits. Supports homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE DTLLS, University of Plymouth (2012). BA (Hons) Media Arts, University of Plymouth (2010). English Literature and Language upto level 4. Level 3 Safeguarding, mental health first aid, Trauma Informed schools practitioner.

Mr Paul J

I am a long-time professional teacher. I have taught in Pupil Referral Units at secondary level and primary schools in and around London. I have run my own successful home tuition business for the last 16 years. Most of my pupils stay with me for a number of years as they enjoy their lessons. I teach English from KS2 to KS3 and Maths from KS1 to GCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Maths, English, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education. BA (Hons) Photography, Film and TV

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How are Bodmin schools performing?

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

Bodmin primary school performance:

The Bodmin area has 48 primary schools (one of the top being Wadebridge Primary Academy with 14% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils receive good teaching in English and mathematics and this supports their good achievement. ”

The Bodmin local authority has an average of 61% 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%).

 

Bodmin secondary school performance:

The Bodmin area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being Bodmin College with 37% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“In 2016 and 2017, pupils’ progress in English, mathematics and English Baccalaureate (EBacc) subjects was poor. Recent improvements are not rapid or substantial enough. This is especially true for disadvantaged pupils. ”

The Bodmin local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Bodmin Ofsted ratings:

70% of Bodmin schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website