A Crewkerne-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Crewkerne 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 Crewkerne

Mrs Helen W

I have had a varied and enjoyable career as a teacher in a wide variety of settings during which I have taught children from Reception to Year 11. positions. I have always taken a particular interest in working with students with anxiety , SEMH and SEND. I have experience in tutoring students both face to face and remotely from Year 4 to Year 11. I have a calm and humorous approach which helps put students at ease ; I like to work with the students interests and leaning styles. I have been working with students to develop confidence and enjoyment in their learning. A key interest of mine is plugging gaps in learning as well as exam preparation for example 11+, SATS preparation, common entrance and maths GCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Biology, SATs, 11+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
Mastering Mathematics, Plymouth University TSST (2017). Masters Units, OU and Brunel University. BEd (Hons) Bristol Polytechnic, Upper Second.

Ms Alison B

I am an experienced teacher and tutor with over 20 years experience behind me. I studied Social Sciences at degree level at the University of Plymouth and qualified as a teacher in 1996. Since then I have spent the majority of my career working in secondary schools with students aged 11 - 18 . I have used my degree to teach Sociology A level and has also taught Religious Studies to A level, after studying intensely during my PGCE training. I also teach English and Maths to GCSE level through my own tuition business which I manage in my local area of Dorset. I have also had three years experience as a GCSE examiner for AQA. I am also currently tutoring Functional Skills. I have been running my business for nearly two years and have a wide collection of 5* reviews. I am a friendly and professional tutor with a passion for helping young people to achieve and grow in confidence. I have experience of working with students who are autistic and have other additional needs. My lessons are bespoke in nature.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, English, Religious Studies, Philosophy, Sociology
Qualifications:
BSc Hons Social Science specialising in Social Policy PGCE Secondary Education A level English A level History

Ms Tessa D

Teaches English, Maths and Science to all GCSE students plus excluded and SEN children throughout North Somerset and Bristol. Preparing structured 1 to 2- hour lessons for children who need a little extra help. All GCSE students welcome across all abilities. NB, some of my work includes those who have been moved to care homes or foster care and cannot concentrate on mainstream education within the school environment. 11-18 year old age bracket. Even though I specialise in English, I also teach all curriculum subjects for KS2 and 3 students. I also teach home-based children with ADHD, Aspergers and severe mental health problems. A certain amount of pastoral care and psychological empathy is also required on a daily basis. I now run an independent education business affiliated with larger organisations to cover most of North Somerset and Bristol. During the past 4 years I have taught Key stages 1,2, 3 and 4 independently throughout the days and evenings. A level support in English Language also available.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills
Qualifications:
MA Journalism, Cardiff University (1996). BA Modern English Language, Cardiff University (1994).

Mr James W

An experienced and enthusiastic primary educator with experience all around the world. Most recently employed at Avanti Hall School, Exeter. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum - EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. Also available for English and History tuition into KS3. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, History, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
BEd (with distinction), Brock University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (2009). BA (Hons) History and Anthropology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (2008).

Mrs Susan G

I am an experienced primary teacher able to provide tailor-made online lessons to meet the individual needs of the child. I am particularly able to support children with key literacy and numeracy skills. I have worked for the past 14 years as a supply teacher in a variety of primary schools throughout Dorset, teaching across the whole primary age range. Prior to that I was a class-based teacher in Bournemouth again teaching across the whole age range. I have high but realistic expectations of the children I teach which allows them to produce their best work. A literacy I taught was rated 'Outstanding' by OFSTED

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Manchester University (1987). BA (Hons) Architecture, Manchester University (1985).

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How are Crewkerne schools performing?

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

Crewkerne primary school performance:

The Crewkerne area has 17 primary schools (one of the top being Parrett and Axe Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School with 13% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Parrett and Axe Primary is a good school. It has improved well since the last inspection and some aspects of its work are outstanding. Accurate self-evaluation and good development planning ensure that weaker aspects of provision and pupils' progress are being successfully addressed, with a determination to reach the challenging goals the school has set for itself. The highly-skilled leadership of the headteacher has fostered excellent commitment and teamwork amongst the staff and governing body. This gives the school a good capacity to improve further.”

The Crewkerne local authority has an average of 61% 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 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Crewkerne secondary school performance:

The Crewkerne area has 4 secondary schools (one of the top being Wadham School with 47% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Staff promote pupils’ personal, social, health and economic education well. The values of the school are explicit, and the curriculum is thoughtfully designed to support these. Pupils regularly consider the issues involved in keeping themselves safe, both in the community and when they are online. ”

The Crewkerne local authority has an average of 39% 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%).

Crewkerne Ofsted ratings:

83% of Crewkerne schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website