A Bruton-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Bruton 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 Bruton

Mr Fabian M

Qualified and experienced Modern Foreign Languages, English, Maths, Science, History and RE Teacher, with experience of both the state and independent sectors, in addition to 11+ and 13+ entrance exams and all major exam boards at GCSE, AS and A-level; currently a full time tutor. Teaches English Literature & Language, French, Italian, Spanish, Religious Studies and History from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, AS and A-Level as well as IB. Also offers Greek, Biology, Chemistry and Physics to Key Stage 3; and Combined Science, Mandarin Chinese, German and Latin KS3 to GCSE/IGCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Chinese, Latin, Homeschool, English Language, English Literature, 11+, Religious Studies, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Greek
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages including EAL, University of the West of England (2014); MA Modern Languages, University of Bristol (2012); BA (Hons) Italian and Spanish, University of Bristol (2011).

Mrs Carole-Anne D

Qualified and experienced teacher with over 25 years' experience working in Bristol, currently offering home tuition in both English and Maths, up to key stage 4. I am also supporting students in a range of additional subjects including humanities, psychology, sociology and public services. Previously Head of Department for Health and Social Care, Childcare and Religious Education. Can teach all these subjects up to A Level/BTEC Level 3. Also experienced working in a local Children’s Centre and Primary School supporting students with literacy. Supports English up to GSCE level, helping students of all ages from those who are struggling with reading to those who are preparing for SATs or English GCSEs. Has also worked with students with a range of different special educational needs and can help them build confidence and develop an enjoyment of English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Religious Education, Bath Spa University (1995). BTh (Hons) Theology, Southampton University (1993).

Mrs Tammy G

I have been providing tuition in KS3 to GCSE English and KS2 11+ independent school exams for children with a wide variety of abilities and interests. I am also an AQA examiner of GCSE English Language with three years of marking experience and an excellent understanding of the Language and Literature exams. Students who struggle with English benefit from my teaching approach because we find strategies that work for them, and I have a good understanding of strategies that work for dyslexia, including phonics-based instruction. Moreover, all of my 11+ students to date have received places at Bristol Grammar, Redmaids' High, Clifton High, QEH and other independent schools in Bristol. I offer a free introductory session, which includes a thorough overview of my approach and an opportunity for us to get to know each other.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 11+, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status (2015); U.S. Teaching Licence (2008); PhD student, Anthropology, University of Bristol (2018-present); MA English with distinction, National University, California, USA (2012); MA Teaching, Maharishi International University, Iowa USA (2008); BA English, Maryville University, Missouri, USA (2007).

Ms Joanne L

I have been a teacher for 24 years and 7 of those as a head. I am highly experienced in teaching primary age children across all subjects and in addition, students up to GCSE level in English. I particularly specialise in those students with additional needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, SATs
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. National Professional Qualification for Headship (2009). BA (Hons) Linguistics, University College of Ripon and St York (1997).

Mrs Helen W

I have had a varied and enjoyable career as a teacher in a wide variety of settings during which I have taught children from Reception to Year 11. positions. I have always taken a particular interest in working with students with anxiety , SEMH and SEND. I have experience in tutoring students both face to face and remotely from Year 4 to Year 11. I have a calm and humorous approach which helps put students at ease ; I like to work with the students interests and leaning styles. I have been working with students to develop confidence and enjoyment in their learning. A key interest of mine is plugging gaps in learning as well as exam preparation for example 11+, SATS preparation, common entrance and maths GCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Biology, SATs, 11+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
Mastering Mathematics, Plymouth University TSST (2017). Masters Units, OU and Brunel University. BEd (Hons) Bristol Polytechnic, Upper Second.

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How are Bruton schools performing?

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

Bruton primary school performance:

The Bruton area has 9 primary schools (one of the top being Castle Cary Community Primary School with 14% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ progress is not good enough in English and mathematics, particularly for pupils who have special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities.”

The Bruton local authority has an average of 61% 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Bruton secondary school performance:

The Bruton area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being Sexey's School with 48% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ progress varies too much between subjects. Pupils’ progress in science, languages and humanities is well above average, but current pupils are not making strong progress in mathematics.”

The Bruton local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Bruton Ofsted ratings:

57% of Bruton schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 0 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website