A Brackley-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Brackley 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 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 Brackley

Mrs Eleanor B

I am a qualified and experienced English Teacher currently working in a mainstream secondary school. I teach both English Language and English Literature from UKS2 to KS5. In the past, I have held a post as Head of Speech and Drama and Teacher of English in an independent boys school. I am a member of the Chartered College of Teachers and am currently studying for the Certificate in Evidence Informed Practice. I am also an Exams Officer for AQA and Pearson Edexcel, which gives me insight into what examiners are looking for when it comes to GCSE marks. Additionally, I am a mother to two sons and thus have an understanding of children's and parents’ needs and concerns. I aim to ensure that both my tutees and their parents are kept informed of the pathway I design to ensure their child has the best opportunity to reach their potential.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, English Language, English Literature, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Buckingham. BA (Hons) History, The Open University. BA (Hons) History of the Fine and Decorative Art, University of Leeds.

Mrs Sylvia P

Qualified and experienced teacher of French, Spanish and English, having worked in both Primary and Secondary schools. In addition has, in evening classes, taught adults, at Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced levels in French and Spanish. Also a tutor who can support homeschooling, from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Has hosted foreign students, both young and old, seeking to improve their English skills, so is used to adapting teaching methods to suit individuals and helping them to enjoy and fulfil their potential in languages.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, French, Spanish, English Language, English Literature, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Languages and English, Southampton University (1983). BA (Hons) Modern Languages, Leeds Metropolitan University (1978).

Mr Ryan F

Qualified and experienced English, Maths and Humanities Teacher, also Head of Department and an examiner. Currently Second in Department, teaching History at a local girls' school. Able to teach from Key Stage 2 through to A level, having spent time in a Middle School. Teaches English Language and Literature, Maths, Geography, History, Politics, Philosophy and RE from Key Stage 3 to GCSE. Also offers A level tuition in History, Philosophy and RE. GCSE History examiner for AQA.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Geography, History, Philosophy, School Entrance Exams, Politics, 13+, English Language, Religious Studies, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary History, School Direct (2016); BA Ancient History & Archaeology, Leicester University (2015) - achieved Distinction in 'Tomorrow's Teachers' Award for work with local sixth form pupils.

Mr Peter W

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, with experience across both the independent and state sectors, currently teaching at Fitzharrys School Abingdon. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE , A-Level and International Baccalaureate across all the major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for Scholarships, 13+ and School Entrance Exams. Offers tuition for GCSE re-sits; functional skills for adult learners and also TEFL.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA English and Historical Studies, Oxford Brookes University (1999). PGCE Secondary English with Drama, Westminster College, Oxford (1997). BA Hons English Studies and History, Oxford Brookes University (1996). Certificate in TEFL, Teacher Training International, London (1991).

Ms Grace H

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently teaching in a Year 5/6 classroom. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs and 11+, SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Exeter University (2019). BA (Hons) Sport Science and Nutrition, St Mary’s College, University of Twickenham (2012).

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How are Brackley schools performing?

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

Brackley primary school performance:

The Brackley area has 15 primary schools (one of the top being Newbottle and Charlton Church of England Primary School with 27% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils make good progress. Over the last few years, standards at the end of Year 6 in reading, writing and mathematics have been much higher than the national averages.”

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

 

Brackley secondary school performance:

The Brackley area has 3 secondary schools (one of the top being Magdalen College School with 50% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The curriculum has been radically overhauled and is now outstanding. One of the key features that now makes it outstanding is the effectiveness with which courses offered are tailored to the needs of the full range of students at the school. The practical vocational and work-related elements in particular make coming to school worthwhile for some students who had previously disengaged.”

The Brackley local authority has an average of % 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%).

Brackley Ofsted ratings:

75% of Brackley schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website