A Braintree-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Braintree 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 Braintree

Mrs Sue A

I am a fully qualified teacher. I started out as an art teacher and for the past four years have been working in a SEMH school, TCES in Colchester, teaching Functional Skills in English and Maths, subjects I teach up to GCSE Level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, English, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Combined Studies, Suffolk New College (1990).

Ms Fiona D

Qualified and experienced teacher of English from Year 7 through to A-Level. I have been teaching for 20 years and have a highly successful track record. I have worked as an Assistant Head, Head of Department and Advanced Skills teacher and am an examiner for AQA each year. I enjoy 121 teaching as it enables me to really tailor my lessons to the needs of the individual, giving them the best experience possible and enabling them to shine. My tutees tell me they enjoy my lessons because I listen to them and they flourish because I give feedback that is meaningful and productive.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Hertfordshire. BA (Hons 2:1) English Literature, University of Hertfordshire.

Mrs Maria M

I am a qualified teacher and I have worked in primary, secondary, FE and SEN provisions. I have been a SENCO at secondary and I am currently a SENCO part-time in a primary school. I have tutored for 15 years, alongside working. I am a specialist in maths, dyslexia, dyscalculia and autism. I have AMBDA membership with The British Dyslexic Association.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, SATs, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
NASCO Middlesex University (2016). PGCert for Mathematics Education, OU (2011). CTTLS for Mathematics (2009). PGCE in SEND, ARU (2007). Qualified Teacher Status (2006). BA (Hons) Primary Education, APU (2005).

Mrs Marilyn L

Qualified Languages Teacher of French and Spanish, with over 10 years teaching experience. Currently teaching and working as a SENCO in a local secondary school.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, French, Spanish, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, Careers Guidance
Qualifications:
NASEN (SENCO). MA. EAL. BSc (Hons),French and European Studies.

Mrs Caroline M

Qualified and experienced English Language and Literature Teacher, with 34 years teaching experience. Currently an Assistant Principal Examiner for English Literature (AQA exam board). Retired from St Albans Girls' School in 2017 but has also taught in various other schools. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 (GCSE) through to Key Stage 5 (AS/A level). 'Enthusiastic, motivated and hardworking professional teacher, with an on-going love of my subject. During my 34 years of teaching English in secondary schools in Hertfordshire, I have built up an impressive record of experience across the age and ability range'. SEN experience. Specific Learning Difficulties, OCR Certificate (2002).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) (Cantab) English and Education, Homerton College, University of Cambridge (1983).

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How are Braintree schools performing?

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

Braintree primary school performance:

The Braintree area has 18 primary schools (one of the top being Lyons Hall School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Lyons Hall is an outstanding school, which has experienced continuous rapid growth and improvement over recent years. 'An excellent school and we are lucky to have it in our area' and 'Since the headteacher joined, the school has gone from strength to strength every year' sum up the overwhelming support of parents who responded to the parent questionnaires. There is an established pattern of well above average standards by the end of Year 6, now sustained over time.”

The Braintree local authority has an average of 66% 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%).

 

Braintree secondary school performance:

The Braintree area has 4 secondary schools (one of the top being Alec Hunter Academy with 37% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders have effectively designed a curriculum that helps pupils succeed academically and personally. It prepares pupils well for the next stage of their education, training or employment, and for life in modern Britain. ”

The Braintree 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 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Braintree Ofsted ratings:

90% of Braintree schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website