A Christchurch-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Christchurch 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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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 Christchurch

Miss Penny S

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently working part time as an English Tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Offers support for GCSE re-sits and also offers Functional Skills Tuition for Adult Learners. SEN experience. Can support homeschooling. Fluent in spoken and written French.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE French Language and English Literature, University of Exeter (1996). PG Diploma in Translation, French to English, The Chartered Institute of Linguists, University of Southampton (2001). Licence es Lettres Modernes, French Literature, Spanish Linguistics, L'Universite de Provence (1981).

Mr Mark F

Qualified and experienced English and Drama Teacher with over 27 years' experience in the Private sector, including as a House Master, Head of English & Drama, Director of Drama, and Director of Digital Learning. Currently providing private tuition and working in technology-enhanced learning, and fascinated by the ways developments in neuroscience can be used to enhance teaching and learning. Teaches English Language and Literature, Drama and Film Studies from Key Stage 3 to GCSE / IGCSE and A level. Examiner experience with AQA: A level Theatre Studies for six years; GCSE English Literature for two years. Various qualifications in Educational Technology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology online (MITx), and currently studying for a Masters in Instructional Design and Technology

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
BA English and European Literature, University of Warwick (1990).

Mrs Lucy G

A qualified and experienced teacher of Classics, with ten years of experience in the Independent sector in roles including Head of Year, Gifted and Talented Coordinator and Head of Classics, during which time my students received 100% A*-A/ 9-7 at GCSE Latin and 100% A*-C at A Level Latin and Classical Civilisation. Now offering tutoring in Latin, Classical Civilisation and English Literature through KS3 up to A Level. Passionate about educating students of all ages in Classics and English Literature with a personalised approach tailored to the needs of the student.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Latin, Classical Civilisation, English Literature
Qualifications:
Independent PGCE Buckingham University (2012). BA (Hons) First Class, English and Latin Literature, University of Warwick (2010).

Mrs Georgia H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English. Currently teaching part time in a local Secondary School. I teach both English (GCSE and A-Level) and Core Skills which is low level literacy and numeracy skills to SEND students. I offer GCSE English and Foundation GCSE maths, primary English and Maths and 11+ tutoring. I have been an exam marker for AQA for the previous three years therefore my subject knowledge of these exams is second to none. I also lead the GCSE Re-sit class annually at the school for which I work, therefore a lot of my time is spent delivering material for the English GCSE exams - this is definitely my speciality.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Business, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, 11+, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Portsmouth University (2015). BA (Hons), Media Communications and Business and Management, Bath Spa University (2013).

Ms Sally R

A qualified and experienced SEN teacher, with over 25 years of experience in Independent and State Schools. Currently a Specialist Teacher at Bruton School for Girls, teaches learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties and English at both Primary and Secondary levels. Has worked for the local authority as an advisory teacher and more recently in her local secondary school as the Literacy Coordinator; now teaches and assesses in a variety of locations. As a parent of children with specific learning difficulties, understands how challenging it can sometimes be to identify problems and put in effective support. Provides specialist teaching and full diagnostic assessments up to 16. OCR Level 7 Diploma in Teaching and Assessing Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties (2019).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English and French, Exeter University (1989). BA (Hons) English Literature and Anthropology, Oxford Brookes University (1987).

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How are Christchurch schools performing?

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

Christchurch primary school performance:

The Christchurch area has 23 primary schools (one of the top being St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Christchurch with 23% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Children make outstanding progress in the early years, especially in reading, writing and mathematics. They reach high standards by the time they leave the Reception Year.”

The Christchurch 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 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Christchurch secondary school performance:

The Christchurch area has 11 secondary schools (one of the top being St Peter's Catholic Comprehensive School with 53% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school successfully fosters high-quality spiritual, moral, social and cultural education. Performing arts, art and sport are among the several strengths in the curriculum. The school’s strong Catholic ethos underpins the successful curriculum.”

The Christchurch local authority has an average of 51% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of % of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Christchurch Ofsted ratings:

70% of Christchurch schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website