A Chinnor-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Chinnor 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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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 Chinnor

Mr Michael M

I am a trained teacher with QTLS who has been working in a school with students with special needs for over 5 years in a range of roles from TA, Drama Teacher to Head of Drama and Internal Quality Assurances (IQA) within my department and qualifications across the school. I have an in-depth amount of knowledge of SEN and have a range of strategies to support learning for students with additional needs. Exam officer, Assessor for NVQ subject and run a training provider for adults and children. I have been working in an ASD school now as a teacher for over 6 years.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Business, Homeschool, 13+, 11+, School Entrance Exams, Careers Guidance
Qualifications:
PGCE Greenwich University (2018). LAMDA (2016).

Miss Katie S

I am experienced with GCSE teaching of AQA and WJEC exam boards in English Literature and Language and can teach both groups and individuals. I focus on conveying content in an energetic, exciting way for young people and look to develop their skills through practice and regular marking. I am young and like to keep up with the interests of young people, allowing me to tailor their lessons to their interests. I am happy to travel to their home or complete sessions online.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) English, University of Leicester (2014).

Dr Rod F

Throughout my career to date I have endeavoured to bring great enthusiasm to all of my teaching and tutoring. As a result the vast majority of the students that I have tutored have gained high grades at GCSE and A-level, and most have continued to be successful in their university studies. While studying for my PhD I taught classes for two years to first and second year undergraduates at St. Andrews. I have also taught language classes to adult learners at Reading University Summer School, involving both beginners and intermediate students, and I am used to catering to the needs of students at various stages of their learning. My style is relaxed and I always aim to make learning enjoyable while promoting academic progress. I also encourage active participation and believe in allowing all students to comment constructively on their own progress and the different activities undertaken in lessons and tutorials. I can tutor students in English, French, History, Latin, Ancient Greek and Classical Studies.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, French, Latin, Classical Civilisation, 13+, English Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, Common Entrance, Greek
Qualifications:
PGCE Cambridge University. PhD Latin Literature St. Andrews University. MLitt (with Distinction) St. Andrews University. BA (Hons) Classics, Bristol University.

Mr Alexander F

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching at Mander Portman Woodward College in London. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. Experience includes A Level English Language and English Literature Examiner and AS Level EPQ supervisor.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Shakespeare Studies, Royal Holloway, University of London (2004). DipEng English Language (2001). PGCE English, University of East Anglia (1996). BA Hons) English Literature, University of East Anglia (1995). Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

Ms Lilypa B

I am an outstanding classroom practitioner with 7 years experience of teaching KS1 and KS2. I am currently working as a class teacher/head of year and lead practitioner. I have been successful in meeting the needs of all children including SEN and EAL where children have made significant progress. I am confident in addressing specific needs by catering towards different learning styles. I am successful in tracking and monitoring progress where I use it to identify children’s needs and employ necessary interventions so that each child can achieve. All of these strategies have helped me become a successful tutor. I have the commitment and drive to support each child and ensure that they make the relevant progress in their learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, University of Greenwich (2013). LLB Law City University (2011)

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How are Chinnor schools performing?

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

Chinnor primary school performance:

The Chinnor area has 20 primary schools (one of the top being Bledlow Ridge School with 27% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The really special feature of the school is that it has sustained its high expectations of the pupils and staff over many years.”

The Chinnor local authority has an average of 66% 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 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Chinnor secondary school performance:

The Chinnor area has 2 secondary schools (one of the top being Lord Williams's School with 49% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students make good progress so that by Year 11 their attainment is high. A large majority continue their studies in the school’s good sixth form provision, from which a high proportion go to their chosen university, and others successfully enter employment or training. ”

The Chinnor local authority has an average of 46% 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%).

Chinnor Ofsted ratings:

81% of Chinnor schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website