A Brighton-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Brighton 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 Brighton

Mrs Rosy B

Very experienced 11+, Year 7 English and Mathematics Tutor for Grammar and Independent Schools . I teach what the student needs for the 11+ and/or specific syllabus for Independent schools scholarship providing plenty of exam/assessment practice and focusing on strengthening weak areas. Many success stories. Techniques in study skills, checking answers. I also include Verbal and Non-verbal reasoning if required. I improve confidence, improving written English and Mathematics grades. Individual needs carefully addressed with appropriate resources and planning. I have a BA Hons degree in English, a PGCE in Teaching and Education, CELTA Teaching Foreigners qualification. I am currently doing an MA in English. I put students at ease and work to fulfill their potential for any exams at this level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE Greenwich University Adult and Post 16 Education (2006). BA (Hons) English, Open University (1996). CELTA in TEFL at International House, London (1988).

Mrs Naomi S

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching at Six Villages Academy in West Sussex. Teaches English from Key Stage 2, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and English Literature to A Level; across all major Exam Boards. Examiner for AQA, WJEC and Cambridge IGCSE and English GCSE. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
Masters in Education, Open University (2010). PGCE Secondary Education, London Institute of Education (2003). BA (Hons) English 2:1, University of Durham (2002).

Mrs Celia W

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently a lecturer in English at City of Westminster College. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits. Also teaches English as a second language to students across the age ranges, from children to adults. Offers Homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English with Literacy, Institute of Education (2005). BA (Hons) English Literature, Kingston University (2001). TESOL Certificate, Polyglot Language Centre (1997).

Ms Sarah A

Qualified and experienced English and Religious Philosophy Teacher, Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Supports preparations for Scholarships, 13+ and School Entrance exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE English with QTS, Secondary Education and Teaching, University of Wolverhampton (2012). MEd Language Development and Disability, University of Newcastle (1995).

Mr Bobby F

Qualified and experienced English teacher based in Brighton. Currently working at Blatchington Mill School (secondary). Head of KS3 within the department but teach across all year groups. Lots of experience teaching KS4 and specialising in all texts/papers on the AQA syllabus. Offering support, guidance and expert tuition in how best to prepare and excel in GCSE examinations alongside any support for students in KS3.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Sussex University (2016). BA (Hons) American Literature and History, University of East Anglia (2013).

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How are Brighton schools performing?

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

Brighton primary school performance:

The Brighton area has 48 primary schools (one of the top being St Bernadette's Catholic Primary School with 22% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The quality of teaching is good, and results in pupils’ good progress. However, the tasks set for some pupils are not consistently well matched to their prior attainment and different needs so as to provide good levels of challenge. The pace of learning could sometimes be more brisk. Target setting does not always help pupils to understand the next steps in their learning to the extent that it should.”

The Brighton 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Brighton secondary school performance:

The Brighton area has 22 secondary schools (one of the top being Varndean School with 62% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is good, with some that is outstanding. Teachers develop good working relationships in the classroom and have high expectations of their students.”

The Brighton local authority has an average of 47% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Brighton Ofsted ratings:

67% of Brighton schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 8 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website