A Coleford-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Coleford 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.

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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 Coleford

Mrs Michelle C

Qualified and experienced Secondary English language and literature teacher, now full-time tutor, also supporting homeschooling. Experienced GCSE English language examiner (AQA). Teaches all English language and literature exam boards and texts at GCSE level and KS3. Teaches English as an additional language. Provides support for homeschooling, preparation for SATs. Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. CELTA Bath College (2015). PGCE Bath Spa University (2010). HNC Environmental Health (1991). BSc (Hons) 2:1 Environmental Studies and English Literary Studies, Middlesex University (1990).

Mr Stephen B

A qualified Honours Graduate Teacher with experience in English to GCSE, Currently tutoring at Merchants Academy for Year 10 and 11 students working towards examinations in 2022. Tutoring 3 students from Cheltenham online, studying for AQA English Literature and Language. Tutoring Primary English and Maths across Years 2-6 in South Gloucestershire. Experience in both the maintained and Private sectors. Tutoring and teaching experience spread over 20 years. Availability to tutor face to face or online by negotiation. Tutoring and mentoring for primary children in preparation for SATS. Experience in teaching ESL and ESOL to students and adults in the UK and overseas.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Brunel University (1985). BA (Hons) Humanities, Brunel University (1984).

Mrs Tammy G

I have been providing tuition in KS3 to GCSE English and KS2 11+ independent school exams for children with a wide variety of abilities and interests. I am also an AQA examiner of GCSE English Language with three years of marking experience and an excellent understanding of the Language and Literature exams. Students who struggle with English benefit from my teaching approach because we find strategies that work for them, and I have a good understanding of strategies that work for dyslexia, including phonics-based instruction. Moreover, all of my 11+ students to date have received places at Bristol Grammar, Redmaids' High, Clifton High, QEH and other independent schools in Bristol. I offer a free introductory session, which includes a thorough overview of my approach and an opportunity for us to get to know each other.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 11+, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status (2015); U.S. Teaching Licence (2008); PhD student, Anthropology, University of Bristol (2018-present); MA English with distinction, National University, California, USA (2012); MA Teaching, Maharishi International University, Iowa USA (2008); BA English, Maryville University, Missouri, USA (2007).

Ms Hannah C

I have recently returned from Sydney after teaching English in an independent high school in Sydney, Australia, where I worked for 9 years. I taught Years 7 to 12 (the oldest year) English HSC. Whilst there I was a Tutor, taking a group through from Year 7 to Year 12 and also an Academic Mentor, helping Year 12 students navigate the stresses of the HSC, being a shoulder to cry on and supporting them in their decisions about their future. Before that I worked in primary school in Weston-super-Mare in the UK for 5 years. I taught Years 3 & 4 and 5 & 6 in composite classes. I really enjoyed the flexibility to teach a variety of different subjects at primary level. I am also an English Examiner for the International Baccalaureate and really enjoy the breadth of study this curriculum allows.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Postgraduate Certificate in Psychology of Education, University of Bristol (2005). PGCE English, University of the West of England (2001). BA (Hons) English and Philosophy, Southampton University (1999).

Mr Greg L

Qualified and experienced Maths Teacher, with experience across the Independent and State Sectors. Teaches Maths and Statistics from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major exam boards. Teachers English up to Key Stage 2. Provides preparation for SATS, 11+, 13+, Scholarship and Common Entrance for Independent School entry.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Mathematics, Open University (1997). BA (Hons) Mathematics, Statistics and Computing, Open University (1990).

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How are Coleford schools performing?

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

Coleford primary school performance:

The Coleford area has 19 primary schools (one of the top being Coalway Junior School with 22% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils enjoy their learning and work happily together at all times. They are keen to cooperate with each other in problem-solving activities and take full responsibility for their own behaviour as during lessons.”

The Coleford 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%).

 

Coleford secondary school performance:

The Coleford area has 2 secondary schools (one of the top being Five Acres High School with 42% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
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The Coleford 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 % of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Coleford Ofsted ratings:

70% of Coleford schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 3 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website