A Bury St Edmunds-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Bury St Edmunds 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 Bury St Edmunds

Mr Todd Andrew B

Qualified and experienced teacher of History and Humanities, with over fifteen years of experience teaching in local schools in Suffolk and Essex. Now pursuing a PhD in History at the University of Kent and tutoring part-time. I teach HIstory and other Humanities subjects from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to A level, across all the major Exam Boards. I hold a BA and MA in History and qualified to teach in the United Kingdom and in the United States.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, Politics, Sociology, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
MA History, University of Essex (2016). UK Teaching Qualification (2009). NC Teaching Certificate, Greensboro College, USA (2004). BA History, Greensboro College, USA (2002).

Miss Danielle W

Qualified teacher of Primary Education, particularly experienced in Key Stage Two and SATS preparation. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, from Early Years Foundation Stage to Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, SATs
Qualifications:
MA Education, Teaching and Learning, Huddersfield University (2020). QTS and PGCE, Huddersfield University (2018). BA (Hons) First Class English Language, Lancaster University (2016).

Dr Cheryl Diane P

I'm a teacher of English Literature and English Language at GCSE and A level, currently teaching at a local Academy. I have taught for the past 15 years. I have taught to Exam Boards AQA, Edexcel and WJEC I also have experience in teaching online lessons.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PhD Dissociative Identity Disorder, University of Birmingham (2019). MA Colonial and Post-Colonial Literature in English, Warwick University (2009). GTTP Warwick University (2006). BA (Hons) English Literature and American Studies, Middlesex University (2005).

Mr Stephen W

I have taught in Independent and State Schools. I have been a Head of Department, run School charities, been a Housemaster, run D of E to Gold level and have run a Cadet Force. I am now retired. I am 61 and fill in time with part-time gardening and thought tutoring would be helpful to students in these difficult times. I am approachable with a good sense of humour.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies, Classical Civilisation
Qualifications:
PGCE Aberystwyth (1984). BA (Hons) Wales (1983). Certificate in Biblical Studies and Philosophy

Mr Ian D

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently working as an Education Consultant and visiting lecturer at City College, Norwich. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB across all the major exam boards. Experienced at dealing with intervention, engagement, and NEET programmes SEN experience. Teaches Functional Skills for Adult Learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Education, Institute of Education, University of London (2001). MA Literature, University College London (1991). PGCE Garnett College (1994) BA (Hons) English, University of Essex (1981).

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How are Bury St Edmunds schools performing?

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

Bury St Edmunds primary school performance:

The Bury St Edmunds area has 19 primary schools (one of the top being Horringer Court Middle School with 16% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ progress is improving in English, and has risen greatly in mathematics. It is now good, and sometimes outstanding, as they move through the school.”

The Bury St Edmunds local authority has an average of 62% 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%).

 

Bury St Edmunds secondary school performance:

The Bury St Edmunds area has 11 secondary schools (one of the top being St Benedict's Catholic School with 54% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement has risen annually since the previous inspection. In 2016, levels of attainment continued to improve. Pupils made good progress in English and mathematics and in a range of other subjects.”

The Bury St Edmunds 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%).

Bury St Edmunds Ofsted ratings:

72% of Bury St Edmunds schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website