A Bolton-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Bolton 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 Bolton

Mrs Adele S

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, currently teaching English at St Matthew's RC High School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also support for GCSE resits. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, 13+, 11+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Manchester Metropolitan University (2006). BA (Hons) English, Manchester Metropolitan University (2005).

Mrs Nikki G

I believe that everyone has the potential to achieve we just need the right support. I am a qualified and experienced Business Studies, Maths, English and Computing teacher. I Have taught Business Studies to GCSE and A Level; Maths, English and Computing from Key Stage 2, up to GCSE across all the major exam boards. I also offer tuition for 11+ and school entrance exams. Can support home schooling. My approach is to assess the needs of each student and create a personalised learning plan to help embed the skills knowledge and understanding needed to achieve. I use a range of teaching styles to help engage students and build their confidence. Once we are confident that the knowledge is embedded we focus on exam techniques. Having worked in industry before training to be a teacher, I bring a range of skills and experience to my tutoring sessions. I aim to show how the theory we are learning is linked to real life situations to help students build a better understanding of the subject.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, Business, Computer Science, School Entrance Exams, 13+, 11+, IT Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Business with enhanced citizenship, Huddersfield University (2006). BA (Hons) Performance Management, Leeds University (2001).

Dr Gail A

AQA Qualified and experienced teacher of English, currently teaching A Level and GCSE AQA English Language and English Literature in a reputable sixth form college. Course leader for AS English Language and experienced A Level examiner (AQA and OCR examining boards). Offers GCSE, AS and A Level English Language tuition, also available to support English undergraduates. Experienced personal tutor face-to-face and online.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English and SEN (distinction) Manchester Metropolitan University (2011). PhD English Manchester Metropolitan University (2009). BA (Hons) English (First Class) Manchester Metropolitan University (2001).

Miss Maisie D

Qualified and experienced English Teacher currently teaching at Culcheth High School. Previous SEND T.A so a wealth of knowledge surrounding individual needs and a full and comprehensive understanding of different strategies to aid the understanding of English as a topic. Skilled in Teaching, Higher Education, Tutoring, Curriculum Development, and Public Speaking. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE, Re-sits and School Entrance Exams. Experienced GCSE Literature examiner.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Nottingham Trent University (2016). BA (Hons) English Literature, Bishop Grosseteste University (2015).

Ms Abigail F

I have been an English teacher for eighteen years, Head of English for eight of those years, and a Head of School for the past six years. As well as teaching English at KS3, 4 and 5, I am also a GCSE examiner and KS2 SATs examiner. I have also examined A-level Literature. I have taught all exam boards, either in my role as an English teacher or tutor, and my results at GCSE and A-Level are consistently excellent. At A-Level I tutor in the areas of genre, textual study, context, wider reading and extended coursework elements. Throughout lockdown, I taught via Zoom, and I am happy to offer tutoring via this medium to students as I have found it to be an excellent method of intervention. I graduated from the University of Durham in 1998 and worked as a Chartered Accountant for four years before completed my PGCE in English in 2003.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Leeds University (2003). BA (Hons) English Literature, Durham University (1998).

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How are Bolton schools performing?

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

Bolton primary school performance:

The Bolton area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being St Maxentius CofE Primary School with 24% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils make good progress overall and achieve well. Since the last inspection, progress has improved.”

The Bolton local authority has an average of 65% 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%).

 

Bolton secondary school performance:

The Bolton area has 29 secondary schools (one of the top being Bolton Muslim Girls School with 69% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement is outstanding. From broadly average starting points when they join the school in Year 7, all students and groups of students make exceptional progress across all years and a wide range of subjects. They reach standards which are well above national averages by the time they leave school.”

The Bolton local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Bolton Ofsted ratings:

79% of Bolton schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 23 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website