A Brentwood-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Brentwood 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 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.

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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 Brentwood

Miss Gulsah T

Qualified Primary School Teacher, currently teaching at The Willow School. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Can support preparations for SATs and 11+ School Entrance Exams. Also offers Functional Skills English and Maths as well as English as a second language. Gulsah says - As a teacher my aim is to support my pupils in every aspect of their education, and ensure they are settled, comfortable and have a safe environment to be able to perform the best they can. I not only consider this a job, but a lifestyle. I always aim to deliver creative lessons which pupils find interesting and enjoyable. I fully commit to preparing children for the future by teaching them to be curious, innovative and resilient to adapt to new changes. I use a variety of student-centred activities in and outside the classroom to motivate and engage my pupils.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, EFL or ESL, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, UCL Institute of Education (2019). MA Teaching English as a Foreign Language, University of Nicosia (2016). BA (Hons) Teaching English as a Foreign Language, University of Essex (2013).

Miss Anisa M

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching in a Tower Hamlet's secondary school. Third-year teaching English, and experience teaching mixed ability groups as well as SEN and EAL. Teach First trained. Teaches across the English Curriculum, including GCSE and KS3.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, Politics, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Univerity College London (2019). BA (Hons) Politics, Queen Mary College, University of London (2018).

Mrs Julie S

As a very experienced senior leader and English teacher in a high-performing secondary school, my students’ well-being and progress is at the heart of everything I do. I’ve worked as a one-to-one tutor across Key Stage 3, 4 and 5 for more than 6 years and have a proven record for excellent results. I specialise in ‘study days’, working intensively with students to consolidate their learning in preparation for imminent exams. I’m also available for weekly, hour-long sessions, including holidays. I keep parents informed of progress and always listen to the needs of the child. I have a calm, caring demeanour and I’m very skilled at getting the best from my students.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
Level 7 Senior Leadership Masters Degree (combined apprenticeship) with the National College of Education (ongoing). NPQSL, Institute of Education (2017). PGCE Media Education with English, Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (2005).

Mr Philip W

I have been a Head of Department of English and drama for 21 years. I have taught a range of subjects; consistently producing ‘outstanding lessons’ and excellent outcomes. I have taught students from key stage 2 to adult learners, and have extensive experience with a range of SEN, including with primary children, as well as designing schemes of work and individual education plans for SEN children. My expertise is in A level literature (poetry and Shakespeare) and have been an examiner at both GCSE and A level. I am able to evaluate key strengths and areas that require improvement for pupils that informs subsequent bespoke planning. For the past four years I have operated as a tutor of English, both face-to-face and on-line. I have helped over sixty students with immense success – over 80% per cent acquiring levels 8-9 at GCSE/A level and preparing many students to gain entrance into Independent and Grammar schools via the common entrance examination route. Alongside my independent work I have also worked as a consultant.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
Teacher Training Certificate, Goldsmiths’ College (2004). PGCE English Goldsmiths’ College, University of London (1997). BA (Hons) English Literature (Victorian, Post-Colonial, Renaissance Poetry, Shakespeare, American Theatre), Goldsmiths’ College, University of London (1996).

Mrs Vanessa N

I am an English teacher and I have been so for the past 13 years. I have taught years 7 to 11 throughout my career and I have prepared many year 11 classes for their GCSE exams. I have taught both English Language and Literature throughout my career. Various GCSE texts I have taught include: Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet, An Inspector Calls, A Christmas Carol, Various poems, Lord of the Rings, etc. However even if the text your child is studying is not on the list please still contact me because I may have taught it throughout my 13 years of teaching. I also happen to be a Head of Year so I have experience working with students from all backgrounds and I am going to mark AQA English Literature exam papers this year. I absolutely love teaching English and I would love to share my knowledge and passion for the subject with new students.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English with Media/Drama, London Metropolitan University (2008). BA (Hons) Media Practice & Theory, Sussex University (2006).

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How are Brentwood schools performing?

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

Brentwood primary school performance:

The Brentwood area has 32 primary schools (one of the top being St Peter's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School with 24% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching and learning are excellent and result in pupils making outstanding progress. Lessons are carefully planned and work is marked diligently so that pupils know how to improve.”

The Brentwood 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%).

 

Brentwood secondary school performance:

The Brentwood area has 11 secondary schools (one of the top being Brentwood Ursuline Convent High School with 82% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The pupils’ reading, writing and skills in speaking English are of a very high standard; their progress in the subject is outstanding.”

The Brentwood 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%).

Brentwood Ofsted ratings:

81% of Brentwood schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 21 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website