A Burnham-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Burnham 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 Burnham

Mrs Sian B

I am a qualified, professional teacher with twenty years of experience. My practice has focused on developing the communicative competence of the young people under my care. For over a decade, I was a successful MFL practitioner, but in more recent years, I have transitioned to developing tailored literacy and English support to students with widely varying SEN and EAL needs. This role builds on my existing experience (both in the UK and in Germany) and is one that I am passionately committed to. I am currently completing a Level 5 qualification to become a Specialist Dyslexia Teacher. Due to complete July 2022.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, German, EFL or ESL, English Language
Qualifications:
TEFL (2021). Post-graduate Certificate in Access Arrangement, Communicate Ed (2021). PGCE MFL Secondary, University of Chester (2003). BA (Hons) German and Modern Germany, University of Wales, Bangor (2002).

Ms Janet C

Qualified and experienced English tutor - until recently English specialist of the Learning Support team at Guildford College (building up extensive experience of additional needs). Known for being inspiring, cheerful, patient, and never giving up on any student (and also for preparing regular, top-quality resources). Now offering private English tuition, especially at secondary school age: English Language and Literature at Key Stage 3 and GCSE (across the major exam boards), support for GCSE English re-sits, study skills and revision strategies at KS3 and GCSE level, support at Further Education level and for adult learners (e.g. essay-writing), and Functional Skills English for 16+ students and adults.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
QTLS, Guildford College (2011). B.Ed. (Hons) Homerton College, University of Cambridge (1982).

Ms Joanna B

A highly dynamic, innovative and passionate English Teacher with over 10+ years of experience in teaching and delivering lessons in a multi-cultural environment. Armed with a love for teaching and empowering others. Adept in creating a comprehensive and well-rounded curriculum that raises student achievement and meets existing educational requirements and standards. Seeking to bring my expertise and enthusiasm in order to positively impact the lives of students. I have considerable experience teaching students with EAL and SEN needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, GTC (2011). MA Literature, University of Lodz (2009). BA Linguistics, Swietokrzyska Academy (2007).

Mrs Linda S

I am a qualified and experienced teacher with many years' experience in both the state and private sectors, currently working as a private tutor, face-to-face and/or via Zoom. I teach English from Primary through Prep and up to GCSE and A Level; also Maths from Primary through to GCSE; and Sociology at GCSE and A Level. All my previous GCSE students have improved their grades by at least one band from school predictions; many have improved by two bands and several have increased by three. I have tutored numerous, successful 11+ and 13+ candidates and can also offer help with school entrance interview skills. I am patient and encouraging and my students grow in knowledge, skills and self-belief. I also have SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Careers Guidance, Sociology, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Educational Evaluation, University of Sussex (2010). PGCE University of Greenwich (2000). BA (Hons) University of Reading.

Mrs Ruth D

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently teaching at Cranbury College. Teaches all core subjects with the new Primary National Curriculum. Previously SENCO with significant experience in supporting children with SEN. Provides preparations for SATs and School Entrance Examinations. Can support Maths through to Key Stage 3 and English through to GCSE and IGCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Homeschool, 11+, English Language, SATs, English Literature, Study Skills, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) University of Hull, (1979).

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How are Burnham schools performing?

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

Burnham primary school performance:

The Burnham area has 41 primary schools (one of the top being Holy Trinity CofE Primary School, Cookham with 53% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers work hard to create an environment in which pupils thrive. They plan activities that engage and motivate pupils very well and ensure pupils feel cared for and valued. ”

The Burnham 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 15% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Burnham secondary school performance:

The Burnham area has 19 secondary schools (one of the top being Burnham Grammar School with 96% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students’ achievement is good with high attainment and strong progress in most subjects. ”

The Burnham local authority has an average of 60% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 97% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Burnham Ofsted ratings:

61% of Burnham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 12 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website