A Cookham-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Cookham 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 Cookham

Dr Debbi C

Experienced teacher and ex-Director of Studies. I have 19 years' experience of preparing pupils for 11+ & Day School Entrance exams (English, Maths, VR & NVR) and Common Entrance (History & Latin up to and including Lev 3 plus Scholarship in both subjects). My students work hard but I am very approachable and we have fun as we learn. I have previously prepared pupils for successful entry to lots of the major public schools, including Eton, Harrow, Charterhouse, St Paul's, King's College (Wimbledon) and so on. I particularly enjoy teaching the 8 - 13 age range and have had excellent results both with the very able and with those who need more support and the boost to their self-confidence that one-to-one tuition can give. I hold a PhD in History from University of London.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, History, Latin, 11+, 13+, Homeschool, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PhD The Kingly Style of Henry IV, Personality, Politics & Culture, University of London (2002). MA Medieval Studies, University of London (1999). BA (Hons) History, Medieval & Modern, University of London (1998).

Mr Nauman H

I am a London based experienced primary school teacher specialising in primary Maths and English, including preparation for KS1 and KS2 SATs and 11+ exams. Working flexibly around the parent/child commitments, I personalise learning for every child, building on their strengths and offering practical and manageable follow on steps to achieve progress. I have a proven track record as an ‘outstanding’ teacher, Science Lead and Team Manager across KS2 and SEND settings. As an inspirational education practitioner, my focus is on the both academic improvement and development of the whole child.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Computer Science, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
Primary Science Quality Mark, St Mary’s University, Twickenham, London (2020). QTS Certification, St Mary’s University, Twickenham, London (2017). LLB (Honours), Birkbeck, University of London (2015).

Mr Liam B

Very experienced and well qualified (BA, PGCE, Oxford MA) Head of English. Also, offer Humanities tuition. Accredited Examiner with CIE and Edexcel. Proven track record of delivering above target grades: Checkpoint, GCSE, A level and IELTS. Patient, student-centred and with a good sense of humour, I try and make tuition as enjoyable and fun an experience as possible while staying super focused on what it is that the student wants to achieve.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Education Open University (2021) PGCert History, Oxford (2019). MA History, Staffordshire (2015). PGCE Anglia Ruskin University (2006). BA (Hons) Univerity of East Anglia (1995).

Mrs Rowan J

Qualified and experienced Primary and English teacher, currently working as a full time tutor. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Also teaches English to Key Stage 3 and English as a Foreign Language. Works with children preparing for 11+, SATs and School Entrance Exams. Has a strong record of success supporting children with entrance exams into local schools. Also offers specialised tuition for children with Dyslexia. My approach is based on identifying any gaps in a child's curriculum knowledge and then helping them to realise their academic potential. I aim to provide engaging and motivating sessions but also ensure that all pupils make excellent progress towards their academic goals. A friendly, patient, caring, fun-loving person who takes pride in building and maintaining productive relationships with both parents and children.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Literature, 11+, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Brunel University (1990). BA (Hons) Sports Management, Leeds Carnegie University (1985). Postgraduate SpLD Dyslexia. Edge Hill University.

Mrs Dalene R

Qualified and experienced teacher of English with 16 years of experience, teaching from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level. Specializing in poetry, grammar, creative writing and public speaking. Have taught visually impaired learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Applied Language Studies, University of Pretoria (2004). Higher Education Diploma, University of South Africa (1999). BA (Hons) English, University of Pretoria (1998). BA English and French, University of Pretoria (1997).

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How are Cookham schools performing?

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

Cookham primary school performance:

The Cookham area has 84 primary schools (one of the top being Holy Trinity CofE Primary School, Cookham with 53% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils enjoy school and love learning. They stick to their tasks, enjoy reading and always present their work well. They develop good study habits and are well p”

The Cookham 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 15% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Cookham secondary school performance:

The Cookham area has 38 secondary schools (one of the top being Eden Girls' School, Slough with 69% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ impeccable conduct and thirst for learning contribute to their excellent outcomes. Pupils are determined to achieve highly and work together very well.”

The Cookham local authority has an average of 47% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Cookham Ofsted ratings:

72% of Cookham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 28 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website