A Corby-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Corby 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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Just a few of our English teachers in Corby

Mrs Sarah S

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Redmoor Academy. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards, Music GCSE and A Level and Music Theory to Grade 8. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams; offers Functional Skills tuition for adult learners. Also offers individual music tuition in piano, music theory and woodwind.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA English Studies, University of Sheffield (2019). GTP Secondary Music, Education and Teaching, University of Wolverhampton (2011). BA (Hons) Band Musicianship (1991).

Mrs Praema S

I am a 37 year old mum to 2 young children. I am an enthusiastic person by nature and always put my everything thing into the things I do. I absolutely love teaching and love using stories, songs and plenty of resources to make learning fun. As a family with young children, my free time is often spent exploring the countryside, splashing in puddles or searching for bugs. I qualified with a first class degree in Primary Education (with QTS) in 2009 and have worked in 2 amazing schools since then as a classroom teacher. In 2014, I launched into tutoring and set up my own tutoring company with who support children online and face-to-face support (5-18 year olds). I strongly believe that our job as teachers is to modify our approach, style and focus to completely meet a child's needs. I believe in building confidence and a love of learning, not just simply 'chalk and talk'. I am creative, fun and love lessons to be full of laughter. Covering English, maths and science from 5 to 18 as well as experience with 11+.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, Geography, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Primary Education (with QTS) First class degree (2009).

Mrs Nicola E

Hello there, I am a qualified and experienced teacher of English Literature, English Language and Drama, with 30 years of experience teaching in local Comprehensive and Independent schools, I have extensive experience teaching English Literature, English Language and Drama from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE across all major Exam Boards and components. English SATS and I am also an associate examiner working currently with AQA. I also support preparations for School Entrance Examinations and Auditions. I provide support for all GCSE Examinations in English and Drama and also GCSE and A Level Examinations in Drama and Theatre Studies. I believe in the value of providing additional pastoral support for all the young people I work with and have additional qualifications in Counselling and Psychotherapy.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) 2.1 English and Drama Liverpool University (1990). PGCE Secondary English and Drama, Warwick University (1991). MA Contemporary Theatre Practice , Lancaster University (1998)

Mrs Gaynor M

I am an experienced and qualified Primary Teacher and have worked in primary education for the majority of my professional life and have a huge wealth of skills and experiences. I am now looking for fresh challenges and opportunities. My strongest skill is developing excellent relationships. I am caring, flexible, honest and committed to ensuring the families. I love helping all children achieve their full potential especially children with special needs. I have worked with a great number of children with special needs, including supply at a specialist SEN school working with a class of 4 autistic children. I teach Early Years, KS1, KS2 and have some experience of Year 7 and 8 as I home schooled my own child for a while. As well as the core subjects, I also love History and Geography.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs, Homeschool
Qualifications:
NCSL Leading From The Middle. BEd (Hons) Primary Education (1991).

Ms Andre C

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, History, EPQ and ESOL, now tutoring, homeschooling and exam support preparation. Teaches English language Key stage 3 to GCSE and IGCSE, History to GCSE and GCE, IELTS. Edexcel examiner for GCE History, Edexcel moderator for EPQ, Cambridge Assessment examiner and exams writer for IELTS. Supports preparation for 13+ and School Entrance examinations. Provides support for GCSE and GCE English and History assessments.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, University Entrance, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
DTTLS & QTLS, CRC, Cambridge (2014). IDLTM, Eurocentres, London, (1998). RSA DTEFLA Bell School of Languages (1995). RSA CTEFLA Bell School of Languages (1990). BA (Hons) French, Italian, History (1994).

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How are Corby schools performing?

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

Corby primary school performance:

The Corby area has 24 primary schools (one of the top being Our Lady of Walsingham Catholic Primary School with 15% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers do not always provide consistently challenging activities in mathematics to develop pupils’ problem-solving and reasoning skills.”

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

 

Corby secondary school performance:

The Corby area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being Corby Business Academy with 31% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“In 2018, the progress made by pupils across a range of subjects by the end of key stage 4 was below average, particularly for boys and disadvantaged pupils.”

The Corby local authority has an average of % 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%).

Corby Ofsted ratings:

65% of Corby schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website