A Bournemouth-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

Mrs Susan G

I am an experienced primary teacher able to provide tailor-made online lessons to meet the individual needs of the child. I am particularly able to support children with key literacy and numeracy skills. I have worked for the past 14 years as a supply teacher in a variety of primary schools throughout Dorset, teaching across the whole primary age range. Prior to that I was a class-based teacher in Bournemouth again teaching across the whole age range. I have high but realistic expectations of the children I teach which allows them to produce their best work. A literacy I taught was rated 'Outstanding' by OFSTED

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Manchester University (1987). BA (Hons) Architecture, Manchester University (1985).

Mrs Nora P

I am a qualified English teacher with 20 years' experience in teaching English Language and Literature at secondary level (KS 3 and 4), including intense preparation for GCSE, with expertise in the AQA specification. I can support literacy at all levels and teach functional skills to adults, too. Being bilingual and having a background in EFL, I also have extensive experience in that field and have been a marker for Anglia Examinations for four years. I am also a qualified ELSA (Emotional Literacy Support Assistant) and have supported pupils with emotional and social difficulties over the years. My professional interests include homeschooling at all levels.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Portsmouth (2000). BA (Hons) English and Russian, KLTE, Debrecen, Hungary (1985).

Mrs Claire E

Qualified and experienced Teacher with particular experience in Special Needs. I have been working up until recently as a Specialist Advisory Teacher for a number of schools in the local area with individual children who are having difficulty with Literacy or Numeracy. I assess students at secondary age for Examinations Access Arrangements and suggest appropriate arrangements and am now employed part time at a Secondary school in Poole. I continue to provide In Service Training for Teaching Assistants/Teachers at whole school and small group level. Extensive and ongoing CPD. Structured Teaching Intervention for Dyslexia and Literacy, Level 7 (2019). Teacher Subject Specialism Training in Maths (2017).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Post Graduate Certificate in Assessment for Dyslexia and Literacy, Level 7 (2013). Certificate of Psychometric Testing, Assessment and Access Arrangements, Level 7 (2013). PGCE Secondary Music and Remedial English, Greenwich University (1984). Associate Member of PATOSS and Dyslexia Guild.

Ms Arabella B

I have been a qualified teacher for 12 years. During my time teaching, I have taught EYFS, KS4 and KS5. My subject specialisms are Drama and Theatre Studies and English. I have a lot of experience teaching SEND students and spent time working in a Pupil Referral Unit with Children who were struggling with mainstream education. I am a visiting examiner and moderator for GCSE Drama and BTEC Performing Arts with AQA and Edexcel exam boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, Mid Essex ITT. PTTLS & CTTLS. BA (Hons) Theatre Studies 2:1, De Montfort University.

Mrs Jill K

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, teaching English, German, French and Russian from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaching German through to A level; across all major Exam Boards. AQA examiner experience (German GCSE). Provides language tuition for adult learners and business. Supports preparations for Scholarship, School Entrance Exams, also GCSE and IGCSE resits. Provides tuition in EAL.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, French, German, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, 13+, Homeschool, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE German and French, Westminster College, University of Oxford (1998). BA (Hons) Applied Language Studies, Ealing College of Higher Education (1988).

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How are Bournemouth schools performing?

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

Bournemouth primary school performance:

The Bournemouth area has 42 primary schools (one of the top being Queen's Park Academy with 27% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is outstanding. Pupils respond very well to teachers’ high expectations. Teachers use assessment particularly well to show pupils how well they are doing in their work and how they can improve it further.”

The Bournemouth local authority has an average of 67% 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 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Bournemouth secondary school performance:

The Bournemouth area has 20 secondary schools (one of the top being Bournemouth School with 97% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Bournemouth School is outstanding. Students’ achievement is excellent; students make consistently good progress and attainment is high. Almost all aspects of students’ personal development are outstanding, particularly in the way they contribute to school life and to the wider community. Students regard their school very favourably and delight in opportunities such as participating in house activities. ”

The Bournemouth local authority has an average of 51% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of % of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Bournemouth Ofsted ratings:

71% of Bournemouth schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 10 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website