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.

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Just a few of our English teachers in Chalfont St Giles

Mrs Julie W

I am a qualified, highly skilled, approachable teacher of English, with 27 years experience of teaching secondary English, across all years and abilities, now tutoring full time and also supporting home-schooling. I have extensive experience of teaching, assessing and examining GCSE English Literature/ Language and A Level English Literature; I am an examiner for AQA English Language GCSE. I have experience in both comprehensive and grammar schools, with 19 years of teaching at an outstanding Bucks Grammar and 8 years working in an Oxfordshire comprehensive. I was a sixth form tutor and UCAS advisor and a referee; I can offer advice and expertise in UCAS applications and personal statements. I am equally adept at helping a student improve from a Level 4 at GCSE, to providing the challenge needed to aim for a Level 9, or an A* at A-Level. I can provide expert and friendly support from Yr 7 to Yr 13. I aim to boost a student's skills and confidence and make the lessons creative and engaging.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, University Entrance, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English with Drama (secondary), Westminster College, Oxford University (1993). BA (Hons) English and History, The University of Kent at Canterbury (1992).

Mrs Rowan J

Qualified and experienced Primary and English teacher, currently working as a full time tutor. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also teaches English to Key Stage 3 and English as a Foreign Language. Works with children preparing for 11+, SATs and School Entrance Exams. Has a strong record of success supporting children with entrance exams into local schools. Also offers specialised tuition for children with Dyslexia. My approach is based on identifying any gaps in a child's curriculum knowledge and then helping them to realise their academic potential. I aim to provide engaging and motivating sessions but also ensure that all pupils make excellent progress towards their academic goals. A friendly, patient, caring, fun-loving person who takes pride in building and maintaining productive relationships with both parents and children.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Literature, 11+, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Brunel University (1990). BA (Hons) Sports Management, Leeds Carnegie University (1985). Postgraduate SpLD Dyslexia. Edge Hill University.

Miss Jennifer T

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and English Literature, with 15 years of experience teaching in secondary schools, now tutoring full time. Able to effectively support homeschooling. Teaches English and English Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. GCSE English AQA Examiner. Supports preparations for 11+, 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. Provides support for GCSE resits and Literacy Skills for adult learners. Proficient in teaching English as a second language to adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Homeschool, 11+, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Classical Civilisation, Study Skills, Common Entrance, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, Wandsworth LA (2005), MA Archaeology, Birkbeck University of London (2011), BA (Hons) English Literature and Classical Civilisation, Roehampton University (2004).

Miss Marie A

A highly motivated and passionate secondary teacher with experience in the GCSE curriculum. Have a proven record of good GCSE results and enabling pupils to appreciate Religious Education. Experience in KS3 English, History and Geography. Implemented successful classroom management techniques and delivered good engaging lessons in order that students get good grades. Over 20 years experience with SMEH AND SEB. An experienced Head of Year for over 5 years and Second in the Department of Religious Educations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Geography, History, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Surrey, Roehampton (2004). BA (Hons) History and Theology with Religious Studies, University of Surrey, Roehampton (2001).

Mrs Andrea S

I am a qualified teacher with experience in teaching all Primary School year groups in all subjects. I have a good knowledge of schools’ expectations for different age groups of children and I know how to access a wide range of up-to-date resources. I have been tutoring full time for four years, as I really enjoy 1:1 teaching, being able to tailor lessons to the children’s needs and interests, seeing the huge progress that the children make. I am a friendly, organised and patient teacher. I provide professional, personalised learning, using carefully selected resources. I quickly develop rapport with my students and firmly believe in the importance of children's enjoyment of learning. I can help whether children are struggling with basic concepts or working to achieve top grades.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, University of Winchester (2013). BSc (Hons) Biology with European Studies, Sussex University (1991).

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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