A Cheltenham-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Mrs Sarah S

I have 8 years experience as a class teacher, plus the last 4 years working 30hrs+ in private tutoring. I teach Maths and English for KS2 and this includes several pupils preparing for the local 11+ (CEM), Independent School Entrance Exams and scholarships each year, with many notable successes. I also teach English and French through to GCSE (AQA exam board usually). My engaging and personalised style is often commented on and pupils make very good progress.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, French, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, SATs, Homeschool, Study Skills, 11+, 13+
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) English with Qualified Teacher Status, Warwick University (2000).

Mr Ryan F

Qualified and experienced English, Maths and Humanities Teacher, also Head of Department and an examiner. Currently Second in Department, teaching History at a local girls' school. Able to teach from Key Stage 2 through to A level, having spent time in a Middle School. Teaches English Language and Literature, Maths, Geography, History, Politics, Philosophy and RE from Key Stage 3 to GCSE. Also offers A level tuition in History, Philosophy and RE. GCSE History examiner for AQA.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Geography, History, Politics, 13+, English Language, Religious Studies, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, Philosophy, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary History, School Direct (2016); BA Ancient History & Archaeology, Leicester University (2015) - achieved Distinction in 'Tomorrow's Teachers' Award for work with local sixth form pupils.

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, Politics, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, 13+, Careers Guidance, Common Entrance, Homeschool, Law, Philosophy
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).

Mrs Wendy B

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently working as a freelance Dyslexia Specialist. Offers dyslexia support acrosss the secondary age range, from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level. Provides one to one teaching support, assessment for exam entries, training for teachers and teaching assistant. Also teaches English and Religious Studies to GCSE level. Senior examiner with AQA for GCSE Religious Studies.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
MEd including SpLD, University of Gloucestershire (2009). BEd (Hons) with QTS, Westminster College, Oxford (1985). APC (Patoss), AMBDA,

Mr Peter W

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, with experience across both the independent and state sectors, currently teaching at Fitzharrys School Abingdon. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE , A-Level and International Baccalaureate across all the major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for Scholarships, 13+ and School Entrance Exams. Offers tuition for GCSE re-sits; functional skills for adult learners and also TEFL.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA English and Historical Studies, Oxford Brookes University (1999). PGCE Secondary English with Drama, Westminster College, Oxford (1997). BA Hons English Studies and History, Oxford Brookes University (1996). Certificate in TEFL, Teacher Training International, London (1991).

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How are Cheltenham schools performing?

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

Cheltenham primary school performance:

The Cheltenham area has 40 primary schools (one of the top being Leckhampton Church of England Primary School with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This popular school provides an outstanding education for its pupils. It has many significant strengths, including the high expectations of staff and the very positive attitudes displayed by the pupils themselves. On entering the school, visitors are instantly impressed by the strong ethos for learning, the very happy atmosphere and the high quality of relationships at all levels.”

The Cheltenham local authority has an average of 65% 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Cheltenham secondary school performance:

The Cheltenham area has 13 secondary schools (one of the top being Pate's Grammar School with 99% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students’ achievement is outstanding. They make exceptional progress during their time at the school in all subjects, including English and mathematics.”

The Cheltenham local authority has an average of 48% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Cheltenham Ofsted ratings:

77% of Cheltenham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 13 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website