A Crawley-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Crawley 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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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 Crawley

Mr Michael S

Current teacher of English, former Head of English and A level teacher with 10 years experience. Specialised in boy's education, but have taught in both single and mixed gender schools. Most experience with AQA exam board, but have also taught EDUQAS.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE. BA (Hons).

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, 13+, Homeschool, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 11+
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).

Mrs Gillian B

A qualified and experienced teacher, currently working as a tutor and one to one teacher for a number of local schools. Teaches History and English from Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and A Level, across all the major exam boards. I am currently working with a number of A levels students studying both History and English, covering AQA and Edexcel exam boards. I have specialised in both Russian and American history and I am familiar with a variety of units of both exam boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE University of London (1994). BA (Hons) English and History, University of London (1980).

Miss Rebecca B

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently working as a tutor while completing a PhD. Teaches English, History, Sociology and Classic Civilisation from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE. Can also teach all core subjects across Key Stage 1 and 2. Supports SATS and 11+ preparations. Good SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, History, SATs, Sociology, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Classical Civilisation, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education with QTS, University of Winchester (2012). BSc (Hons) Sociology and History, Roehampton University (2010).

Ms Claire D

Fully qualified and experienced teacher, including 10 years as Head of English and Assistant Headteacher at an outstanding secondary school in Sussex. For the last six years, I have worked as an English and Maths tutor for students from Years 6-13, preparing students for SATs, 11+/13+ CEMS and GCSE Maths and English. Experience of working with a wide range of students including SEN and the most able. I pride myself on being able to form positive working relationships to motivate students to achieve their best. As a tutor, I have successfully prepared students for entrance exams at Brighton College, BHHSG, Lewes Old Grammar and Roedean. At GCSE, I have a range of resources to prepare students for Maths and English exams with AQA, Edexcel and OCR.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, 11+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language, English Literature, SATs, Homeschool
Qualifications:
NPQH. PGCE Secondary University of Sussex BA (Hons) English University of Sussex.

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How are Crawley schools performing?

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

Crawley primary school performance:

The Crawley area has 31 primary schools (one of the top being St Francis of Assisi Catholic Primary School, Crawley with 14% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils are warmly welcomed into a bright and attractive learning environment in which they receive outstanding care and attention. They behave exceptionally well and they feel safe in school.”

The Crawley local authority has an average of 63% 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 7% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Crawley secondary school performance:

The Crawley area has 10 secondary schools (one of the top being St Wilfrid's Catholic Comprehensive School, Crawley with 42% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school benefits from outstanding leadership and as a result, is good and rapidly improving. Leaders and managers at all levels, including governors, know the school well and their impact on improving standards, teaching and developing students’ attitudes, values and beliefs is impressive.”

The Crawley local authority has an average of 43% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Crawley Ofsted ratings:

81% of Crawley schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website