A Bude-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Bude 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.

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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 Bude

Mrs Andrea H

I am a fully qualified English, maths, ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages) and SEN teacher who works for a bespoke college for students with complex and multiple special educational needs, delivering Functional Skills and GCSEs in both English and maths. The majority of these students have an EHCP plan so all my lessons are differentiated and individualised for teaching methods, styles and learning aims to help them learn and progress in all aspects of college life. Before this I was a Work Based Learning Tutor at Cornwall College teaching both Functional Skills and GCSE in both English and maths. I also privately teach English Language, English Literature and maths from Key Stage 1, 2 and 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all major exam boards. I have several years experience in providing preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams; support for GCSE, IGCSE resits; also literacy, numeracy and Functional Skills for primary through to adult learners to include. SEN Diploma - Plymouth Uni

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, English Language, English Literature, 13+
Qualifications:
QTLS, Institute for Learning (2009). PGCE, Plymouth University (2006). Level 5 Diplomas in English, Maths and Special Educational Needs (2007-2009) TESOL Certificate (Trinity) - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (2010) Enhancement Certificate in Understanding Autism (2017) Enhancement Certificate in Understanding Dyslexia (2017) Creative Writing Diploma (2020)

Mrs Claire D

I am a national award-winning teacher of English and English Literature from KS3 to KS5. I have 28 years experience of in classroom teaching and have regularly tutored students very successfully at GCSE and A-level English and English Literature. I am also a senior examiner for AQA and OCR, leading teams of assistant examiners, so I am well-versed in the requirements of the exam boards. In addition to this, I am a mentor for newly qualified teachers, giving advice on lesson planning, delivery and classroom management, so I have a wealth of experience across the board. I am recognised as an outstanding and effective teacher who builds strong working relationships with her students. In my spare time, l have led expeditions to Malawi, Morocco and South Africa with my students, and engaged in educational projects abroad to support children to continue with their education. I have chaired the southwest panel of judges for The National Teaching Awards and was also a UK judge for the Outstanding New Teacher Award.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Exeter University (1993). MA/Maitrise Swansea University/L’Universite de Bretagne Occidentale (1992). BA (Hons) Swansea University (1991).

Mrs Sarah W

Qualified and experienced English teacher, now full-time tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all Exam Boards. AQA Examiner. Significant SEN experience. Supports home schooling. Provides preparation for School Entrance Exams, Scholarship and GCSE resits; also support for literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Cornwall College Group (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature and ICT, College of St Mark and St John (2005).

Mrs Elizabeth L

Qualified teacher with 34 years experience working in the public sector mainly key stage 3 but also up to GCSE and A level in art and design, Key Stage 3 music, drama and I hold a certificate in teaching maths to GCSE from Plymouth University. I have taught grade 5 theory in music and can teach piano. I have also worked as a support assistant with SEN pupils and have taught adult education in the arts.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, 13+, English Literature, Homeschool, 11+, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
Mathematics SKE +Course Plymouth University (2014). PGCE Birmingham University, Art and Design (1984). Cardiff Art College, 3 Dimensional Design/Ceramics (1982).

Mr Nicholas B

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, Media and Film Studies, with 25 years of experience teaching in Secondary Schools. Teaches English English and English Literature at key stage 3 and GCSE. Teaches A level English Language and Literature (AQA); Media Studies (Eduqas) and Film Studies (Eduqas).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Middlesex University (1997). BA (Hons) English with Film, Marjon (1991).

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How are Bude schools performing?

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

Bude primary school performance:

The Bude area has 19 primary schools (one of the top being Warbstow Primary Academy with 31% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils make good progress from their various starting points. Pupils who join the school other than the usual times also make good progress.”

The Bude 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%).

 

Bude secondary school performance:

The Bude area has 4 secondary schools (one of the top being Budehaven Community School with 36% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ attainment in English and mathematics rose significantly in 2016 and the work of pupils currently in the school is similarly strong.”

The Bude 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 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Bude Ofsted ratings:

72% of Bude schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 3 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website