A Crediton-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Crediton 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.

First lesson guarantee

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 Crediton

Mr Idris Y

I am a qualified and experienced teacher with five years university teaching experience and two years college teaching experience. I am currently teaching, part-time, at the University of Exeter's English and Film Department. I am a Cambridge International Assessment Specialist. I taught in primary school and high school. I am currently a doctoral researcher.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
LTHE, University of Exeter (2019), MA in English (Literature) (2015), B A (Ed) English (2008).

Mrs Elizabeth L

Qualified teacher with 34 years experience working in the public sector mainly key stage 3 but also up to GCSE and A level in art and design, Key Stage 3 music, drama and I hold a certificate in teaching maths to GCSE from Plymouth University. I have taught grade 5 theory in music and can teach piano. I have also worked as a support assistant with SEN pupils and have taught adult education in the arts.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, English Literature, Homeschool, 11+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, 13+
Qualifications:
Mathematics SKE +Course Plymouth University (2014). PGCE Birmingham University, Art and Design (1984). Cardiff Art College, 3 Dimensional Design/Ceramics (1982).

Mr Nicholas B

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, Media and Film Studies, with 25 years of experience teaching in Secondary Schools. Teaches English English and English Literature at key stage 3 and GCSE. Teaches A level English Language and Literature (AQA); Media Studies (Eduqas) and Film Studies (Eduqas).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Middlesex University (1997). BA (Hons) English with Film, Marjon (1991).

Mrs Andrea H

I am a fully qualified English, maths, ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages) and SEN teacher who works for a bespoke college for students with complex and multiple special educational needs, delivering Functional Skills and GCSEs in both English and maths. The majority of these students have an EHCP plan so all my lessons are differentiated and individualised for teaching methods, styles and learning aims to help them learn and progress in all aspects of college life. Before this I was a Work Based Learning Tutor at Cornwall College teaching both Functional Skills and GCSE in both English and maths. I also privately teach English Language, English Literature and maths from Key Stage 1, 2 and 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all major exam boards. I have several years experience in providing preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams; support for GCSE, IGCSE resits; also literacy, numeracy and Functional Skills for primary through to adult learners to include. SEN Diploma - Plymouth Uni

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, English Language, English Literature, 13+
Qualifications:
QTLS, Institute for Learning (2009). PGCE, Plymouth University (2006). Level 5 Diplomas in English, Maths and Special Educational Needs (2007-2009) TESOL Certificate (Trinity) - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (2010) Enhancement Certificate in Understanding Autism (2017) Enhancement Certificate in Understanding Dyslexia (2017) Creative Writing Diploma (2020)

Mrs Larissa F

A qualified and experienced Primary teacher, currently teaching within Learning Support at Secondary School - specialist in working with anxiety and supporting good mental health. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary Curriculum at Key Stages 1 and 2 (can support preparations for SATs) also teaches English and Maths up to Key Stage 3. In addition: Forest School Leader, Outdoor College Tutor, TEFL qualified. Extensive SEN experience across Primary and Secondary. Extensive behavioural experience across Primary and Secondary.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Homeschool, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Ecopsychology & Nature Based Practice (Level 4) ongoing Ecopsychology & Nature Based Practice (Level 3) 2019 Forest School Leader (Level 3), 2018 TEFL (120 hour) 2017 Certificate in Education (MA Level), Bath Spa University (2011) PGCE Primary Education, Bath Spa University (2007). BA (Hons) Ancient History and Archaeology, University of Birmingham (1994).

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How are Crediton schools performing?

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

Crediton primary school performance:

The Crediton area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being Thorverton Church of England Primary School with 38% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders at all levels have taken decisive action since the previous inspection to improve the quality of teaching and pupils’ learning, and especially to raise pupils’ writing skills. ”

The Crediton local authority has an average of 64% 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Crediton secondary school performance:

The Crediton area has 25 secondary schools (one of the top being Queen Elizabeth's with 38% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The overall effectiveness of the school and the boarding provision has declined since the previous inspection. Until recently, senior leaders have been too slow to react to the underperformance of key groups of pupils.”

The Crediton local authority has an average of 42% 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%).

Crediton Ofsted ratings:

65% of Crediton schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 11 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website