A Castleford-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Castleford 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 Castleford

Mrs Gemma H

I am a qualified and experienced primary school teacher (with Qualified Teacher Status), now a part time resource creator for Teachit Primary, one of the largest teaching resource companies. I teach all core subjects across the primary age range (KS1 and KS2), along with additional non-core subjects as required. I have experience of successful home schooling, and will provide support for home schooling, tutoring, entrance exams and SATs. I am currently undertaking a Education Psychology Diploma. I have illustrated several books and am a keen sportsperson. In previous schools, I have held the role of Art Co-ordinator, PE Co-ordinator and assisted the Head of English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, French, Latin, Homeschool, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs, Classical Civilisation, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Sheffield Hallam University (2015). BA(Hons) Humanities, The Open University (2010). I am currently undertaking a Education Psychology Diploma.

Mrs Elaine D

Qualified and experienced Teacher. Currently working full-time as a tutor, supporting homeschooling and complex learning service. Extensive experience teaching Primary Curriculum and Maths to GCSE. Knowledge and direct teaching of pupils with a range of needs including Dyscalculia, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia, ADD/ADHD, PAD, ASD, Downs Syndrome, PMLD. Offer a creative and pupil-centred approach to learning

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, English Language, English Literature, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Bristol University. BSc (Hons) Psychology (including Pure Maths and Zoology) ,University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne.

Mrs Nichola M

Qualified and experienced KS3/4 English teacher. Over 10 years experience teaching a wide range of students English Language, Literature and Media Studies. Lots of experience with students with SEND, including students with ASD, dyslexia etc. Also an experienced home tutor working with KS4 students in preparation for their English Language and Literature GCSEs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:

Mrs Nicola H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, working in secondary schools for over 20 years. I currently teach KS3 English, and KS4 Language & Literature curriculums. I have also worked for the AQA examination board as a marker on GCSE English papers since 2001. I am a mum to two teenage girls, and we own a little dog called Gus.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Sheffield University (1997). BA (Hons) English, Hull University (1996).

Mrs Lubna A

Qualified primary teacher with over twenty years of experience in both teaching and tutoring Maths and English. I have specialised in mathematics and have a distinction in teaching phonics. My teaching qualifications also include a Certificate in Early Years Practice, TESOL, Niveau Bleu MFL, Cache 3 Teaching Assistant, and one-to-one tutor training.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Manchester Metropolitan University (2014). MA English, The Open University (2012). BA (Hons) English Literature, The Open University (2009).

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How are Castleford schools performing?

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

Castleford primary school performance:

The Castleford area has 26 primary schools (one of the top being Featherstone All Saints CofE Academy with 19% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils behave well and show care and consideration towards others. They say they feel safe in school and that school keeps them safe.”

The Castleford local authority has an average of 64% 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 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Castleford secondary school performance:

The Castleford area has 5 secondary schools (one of the top being Castleford Academy with 54% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The percentage of students who gain five good passes at GCSE, including English and mathematics, has risen steadily so that it is now above the national average.”

The Castleford local authority has an average of 45% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 93% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Castleford Ofsted ratings:

83% of Castleford schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website