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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Why do parents choose us?

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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 Kelly B

Qualified and experienced English teacher and tutor. I teach GCSE English Language and Functional Skills English at Writtle University College. I also have an interest in improving the emotional intelligence and mental wellbeing of young people. I have developed and created wellbeing programmes for children and young people using the scientific research of positive psychology. I am a Mental Health First Aider.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Study Skills, English Language
Qualifications:
MSc Applied Positive Psychology (2021) PGCE English (2010). BA (Hons) Creative Writing and English (2008).

Mr David G

Qualified and experienced teacher of History and English. Former Assistant Principal and Head of Humanities. Teaches English, History and Geography from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE. Teaches History up to A Level in all major exam boards. A Level History Examiner. Provides support for School Entrance Exams and support homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Geography, History, School Entrance Exams, Sociology, 13+, Homeschool, English Language, Philosophy, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Museums Communications, London Metropolitan University (2010). MBA Open University (2007). BA (Hons) Archaeology, Durham University (1998). Currently studying for a PhD in History with the University of Essex.

Miss Daisy-Belle M

Experience teaching English in KS3, 4 and 5 for the last 6 years, across all major exam boards, as well as private tutoring towards the English element of the 11+. I have held senior leadership roles, taking on staff training and developing whole-school policies. I am passionate about building strong working relationships with students to foster a positive working environment. I have enjoyed working with pupils who may be seen as 'hard to reach' to help them reach their potential. In addition, I have experience working abroad in an international school, this experience has given me even more ideas about how to be creative with the curriculum as well as working with children who have English as an additional language.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Canterbury Christchurch University (2015). BA (Hons) English Literature & Philosophy, University of Southampton (2014).

Mr Mark G

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently teaching and Learning Mentor at Montgomery Junior School in Colchester, working with dyslexic learners at all levels of Primary Education for Mathematics and English. Teaches Level 3 BTEC Business Studies and also Law and Psychology from GCSE and IGCSE through to A Level across the major Exam Boards. Qualified Examiner for A level law and Standard Verifier for Level 2 and Level 3 vocational business qualifications.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Psychology, Law
Qualifications:
PGCE in Post Compulsory Education and Training. MSc in Applied Psychology, University of Leicester. Currently completing Level 5 Diploma in Dyslexia with British Dyslexia Association

Mrs Hayley B

I taught English for 14 years in one of the top schools in Essex and have an excellent track record of results up to A-Level. I am also the internationally published author of two young adult fiction novels. I have tutored all of my students on a long term basis and believe I have a warm and accessible approach which makes the subject fun and interesting. I have considerable SEN tutoring experience, including preparing a homeschooled SEN student for GCSE. References available on request.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Anglia Ruskin University. BA (Hons) English Language and Literature 2:1, University of Birmingham.

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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