A Chalfont St Giles-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Chalfont St Giles 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.

See how it works Get your list of teachers

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 Chalfont St Giles

Mr Matthew R

I have spent the past decade teaching English at a number of state and independent secondary schools. I have experience at all levels of English teaching, with a long history of success at 11+ and 13+. I have previously been Head of Year 9 and am currently the teacher in charge of the Edexcel iGCSE English Language and Literature curriculum in my current post. Over the last five years, my GCSE and iGCSE classes have achieved an average of 90% grades 9-7. I am driven to help students build confidence in my students, empowering them to realise their potential and as part of my current role as Head of Academic Projects at a high-achieving London independent school, I am involved in several research projects aimed at developing an approach to teaching that fosters independent learning. My goal is to inspire my students and tutees to develop a self-motivated love of learning. It’s a joy to watch them grow into self-confident, passionate English students who are driven to achieve.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, 13+, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
Currently studying for a PhD in English at Newcastle University. MA in English - Focus on 16th and 17th Century literature; UCL, Distinction (2021). Graduate Teacher Programme, Kent and Medway Training, Distinction (2010). BA in English Language and Literature; Oxford University (2009).

Miss Hannah L

Qualified and experienced English, Drama and Media Teacher, and qualified SENCO, currently the Head of a HSC. Oxford University graduate. Delivers creative, engaging and personalised sessions. A variety of school and college experience teaching both mainstream and SEND learners in both special schools and mainstream settings. Expertise in ADHD, SEMH, ASD and Sensory needs. Also an examiner for AQA and Edexcel exam boards for English Literature and Language GCSE and A Level. Previous experience in Oxford and London. Offers English, Drama and Media Studies through all Secondary ages from upper Key Stage 2 through GCSE/IGCSE to A level. Also teaches all Primary Key Stages, and English functional skills to all ages including adults. A visiting lecturer at an adult community college. Supports 11+. Working on a PhD in Special Needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Language, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, 11+
Qualifications:
MA SEN and SENCO, University College London (2017). BA (Hons) English and Drama, Oxford University (2013).

Mrs Peju A

Inspiring, patient and passionate English teacher of 10+ years, teaching English Language and Creative Writing from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and beyond - providing bespoke support for dissertation writing to university students. Big advocate of home learning with the resources and persona to create a safe, flexible and empowering environment for learners to thrive and think outside the box . Excited to watch them emerge as more articulate, authentic and independent versions of themselves. Natural flair for connecting with a variety of students, regardless of culture, educational experience or additional needs. My goal is to look for the spark in each learner and ignite in them a lifelong love of learning. Individual teaching plans tailored to each student, interspersed with challenging goals to support them in reaching further and embracing success.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Study Skills, English Language, Homeschool, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Certificate in Education and Training, Farnborough College of Technology (2017). MA International Studies and Diplomacy, SOAS, University of London (2000). BA (Hons) Law and Business, Middlesex University (1999). Reviews available on request.

Ms Jenni S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher now offering home tuition and able to support home schooling. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs and School entrance Exams. Also offers support for KS3 Maths and Foundation Maths GCSE. When teaching, always aims to build confidence and enjoyment in learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Homeschool, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Primary Education, University of Greenwich (2010).

Miss Felicity G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, Religious Studies, Philosophy and Ethics with experience in both state and independent schools. Teaches all these subjects from Prep and key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam boards. Has achieved outstanding results in mixed ability groups at GCSE and A Level. Particularly skilled in teaching examination technique. Examiner for OCR Board. Former Head of Sixth Form and Head of Year 7. Currently undertaking education consultancy for local parents as well as tutoring. Can offer support for home schooling, preparation for SATs, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, 13+, Careers Guidance, Common Entrance, Homeschool, Law, Philosophy, Politics
Qualifications:
MEd, School Leadership, Oxford Brookes University (2010). MA Religious Studies, King’s College London (1999). PGCE RS and PSE, Cambridge University (1992). LLB Law, Exeter University (1972).

Get your shortlist of qualified teachers

Phone us on 03300 580908 or fill in the form below to get a shortlist of suitable, available teachers

Your tuition fees will be:

How are Chalfont Saint Giles schools performing?

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

Chalfont Saint Giles primary school performance:

The Chalfont Saint Giles area has 19 primary schools (one of the top being The Russell School with 47% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils learn about the benefits of a ‘growth mindset’ and this allows them to demonstrate positive attitudes to their learning. Pupils are respectful and polite and they enjoy coming to school.”

The Chalfont Saint Giles 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 13% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Chalfont Saint Giles secondary school performance:

The Chalfont Saint Giles area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being Dr Challoner's High School with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is outstanding. Stimulating lessons are characterised by pace, challenge and high expectations. Students respond with great interest and enthusiasm. Literacy and numeracy are promoted most effectively and the students’ skills in writing, giving oral presentations and analysing data are hugely impressive. At a whole-school level, assessment data are used well to set individual targets”

The Chalfont Saint Giles 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%).

Chalfont Saint Giles Ofsted ratings:

83% of Chalfont Saint Giles schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website