A Congleton-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Congleton 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 Congleton

Dr Elizabeth G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, now tutoring full-time. With 30 years' experience teaching in Mainstream and Independent Schools in Scotland and England. Teaches English from Prep and KS3 through to A level. Offers preparation for SATS, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 13+, IGCSE, GCSE English Language, Literature; English Literature to AS and A Level. IB Language and Literature and English Literature.Knowledge of all the major examination boards. Examiner for GCSE, and A Level English Literature (OCR and,AQA). Provides support for re-sits and literacy skills for adults. Can support home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance, English Language
Qualifications:
PhD English Literature and Creative Writing, Aberystwyth (2019). MA Keele University. PGCE English, Bath University (1986). BA (Hons) English Literature, Exeter University (1979).

Miss Kelly H

I am currently an English Tutor at an Alternative Provision in Nottingham. There I teach students 1:1 due to their additional needs. I have over eight years’ experience working with children additional needs. I have done so in a range of settings including therapeutic schools, SEN schools and community projects. I have supported students with a range of needs including but not limited to autism, ADHD and emotional and behavioural difficulties. I have taught through all the primary key stages including EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. I have also taught secondary age students who due to their additional needs are working to a primary curriculum. In my current role I teach Functional Skills and GCSE English. This includes entry level, level, and level 1.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Careers Guidance
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education with QTS, School Direct with University of Derby (2019). BA (1st Hons) Youth and Community Work (2017).

Mr Christopher H

I am a teacher with many years experience of teaching in both the UK and abroad. I recently finished six years at the School of the Nations in Macau, where I worked as Head of English teaching IGCSE English and I.B. Diploma English Language and Literature. I also taught I.B. Diploma Theory of Knowledge and IGCSE Global Perspectives. In previous years at the school I ran the Social Studies department and was the school`s Social Studies Coordinator at the secondary level. In my spare time I also tutored students for both IGCSE English and History. Before living in Macau, I worked for one year at Telford College of Art and Technology teaching GCSE English and Access English and at New College Telford teaching History A Level. Prior to working at Telford College I studied for an MA in Classics & Ancient History at Exeter University. While I was studying, I tutored a student for an A level course in Roman History. Before this I taught grammar and essay writing to English speaking students at a private school.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, Latin, Classical Civilisation, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
MA in Classics and Ancient History. BA (Hons) History & Visual Arts. PGCE in Further Education

Mrs Katharine M

Highly qualified teacher with over 20 years’ experience. Now a full-time tutor. Teaches maths and English at KS3 and all core subjects at primary level across all ages and abilities, including SEN. Upper Key Stage 2 maths and English and SAT preparation specialist. Experienced in teaching adults. Aims to ensure every learner becomes confident and achieves in their subject.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
MA Specialist Primary Mathematics Practice, Edgehill University (2015). Post Graduate Diploma Advanced Specialist Primary Mathematics, Edgehill University (2014). Maths Specialist Teacher Certificate, Edgehill University (2012). PGCE Primary, Leeds University (1997). BSc (Hons) Psychology 2:1, Loughborough University (1996).

Mr Martin B

Fully qualified and vastly experienced English Teacher, recently teaching at Noel-Baker Academy, currently offering home tuition. An award winning professional, who was Highly Nominated in Most Inspirational Teacher category at the National School Shine Media Awards. Teaches English language and English 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. Extensive SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Nottingham Trent University (2007). 1st Class BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing, Derby University (2005).

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How are Congleton schools performing?

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

Congleton primary school performance:

The Congleton area has 13 primary schools (one of the top being Saint Mary's Catholic Primary School with 11% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“High-quality teaching ensures that pupils in all year groups make exceptionally strong progress. Where progress has been slower, for a small proportion of pupils in mathematics, there is now evidence of rapid improvement. ”

The Congleton 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 8% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Congleton secondary school performance:

The Congleton area has 5 secondary schools (one of the top being Eaton Bank Academy with 52% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“In Key Stages 3 and 4, all groups of students now achieve well across a wide range of subjects, including English and mathematics. Standards of attainment have risen rapidly and continue to do so.”

The Congleton local authority has an average of 50% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Congleton Ofsted ratings:

52% of Congleton schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 1 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website