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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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.

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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.

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 Bruton

Mrs Rosie W

Qualified and experienced (Year 2 to Year 8) teacher, with experience in the classroom, one to one tutoring and online tuition. Proven experience and success preparing children for KS2 SATs, 11+ , school entrance exams and scholarships. SEN & EFL qualifications and experience. Extensive experience with dyslexic children and those children needing extra support and confidence building. Book reviewer for children’s literature and educational reference publisher.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Common Entrance, 13+, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
2020 - SEN Advanced course (Distinction) 2019 - Full circle online TEFL training (Distinction) B.Ed [Hons] 2.i in Primary Education specialising in English and Art Goldsmiths, London University 1983

Ms Heidi O

Qualified ESOL (English as a second or other language) teacher – having gained high grade passes in both TETYL (Teaching English to Young Learners) and CELTA (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) qualifications. I have been teaching English one-to-one and in small groups for over 11 years. I have taught all ages ranging from 3 years to over 70 years. I teach all levels ranging from Pre-Entry to C1. I teach people including students, to migrants, to different professions ranging from Housekeepers to Business professionals. I am able to teach General English, Academic English, IELTS preparation, TOEFL preparation, Functional Skills English, and Trinity College ESOL Skills for Life exam preparation. I have experience teaching online using Zoom or Teams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), Swindon New College (2015). Level 3 Diploma in Children and Young People’s Workforce, Early Learning and Childcare (2013). TETYL (Certificate in Teaching English to Young Learners), SUL Language Schools (2009). BA Communication, University of Colorado (1993).

Ms Emma D

I have been a teacher for over 26 years, largely within the independent sector. I was curriculum co-ordinator at Millfield Prep School and then became deputy head for eight years at Bristol Grammar Junior School. Latterly I was the head at Badminton Junior School which I enjoyed for the last ten years of my career. I have taught all primary subjects during my career but also specialise in History and English . I have extensive experience of assessing and preparing pupils for entry into senior school and have an in depth understanding of the processes involved.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, History, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
MEd Educational Leadership: Buckingham University PGCE Primary: CIHE, Cardiff BA Hons English: Cardiff University

Mrs Emma D

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama, with 25 years of experience teaching in Grammar schools, Academies and a Sixth Form College. Currently tutoring full time. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Have considerable experience preparing students for School Entrance Exams. Also has vast experience teaching Drama and Theatre Studies.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Drama, Middlesex University (1994). BA (Hons) Drama and Theatre Studies, Middlesex University (1992).

Mrs Susan G

I am an experienced primary teacher able to provide tailor-made online lessons to meet the individual needs of the child. I am particularly able to support children with key literacy and numeracy skills. I have worked for the past 14 years as a supply teacher in a variety of primary schools throughout Dorset, teaching across the whole primary age range. Prior to that I was a class-based teacher in Bournemouth again teaching across the whole age range. I have high but realistic expectations of the children I teach which allows them to produce their best work. A literacy I taught was rated 'Outstanding' by OFSTED

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Manchester University (1987). BA (Hons) Architecture, Manchester University (1985).

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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