A Croydon-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Croydon 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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Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

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.

We do the work for you

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 Croydon

Miss Nola A

Qualified and experienced teacher and tutor, currently a supply teacher offering support at primary, secondary 6th form and FE levels. Has been teaching professionally since 2003 and has worked in education since 1989. Teaches Psychology and Sociology up to A Level; English and Maths up to GCSE as well as across the Primary age range EYFS and Key Stages 1 and 2. Extensive SEN experience. Level 2 EduCare Certificate SEN Awareness (2019).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, Biology, Psychology, 11+, Sociology, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Black History, Personal Empowerment and African Cultural Studies level 1- Croydon Supplementary Education Project. (June 2018). PGCE-PCET, University of Greenwich, London (June 2003). BSc (Hons) Psychology & Health Studies, South Bank University, London (July 2002). Certificate in Nursery Nursing, Brixton College, London (1989).

Mr Fred T

Qualified and experienced Key Stage 2 Primary Teacher. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, from Early Years Foundation Stage to Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities. Specialises in SATs preparation.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, University of Buckingham (2018). BSc (First Class Hons) Psychology, University of Westminster.

Ms Natalie F

Qualified teacher of KS3 and KS4 English, including the AQA syllabus for both Literature and Language. Also worked as a Teaching Assistant for 2 years so have some experience of SEN, including dyslexia. Have worked with students with some challenging behaviours and happy to help with home schooling too. Versatile, optimistic and a good sense of humour!

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Goldsmiths (2016). BA (Hons) English, Winchester University (2013).

Miss Elizabeth G

I am a qualified and experienced teacher with both primary and secondary experience; currently teaching Maths and English to KS3/KS4. I have recent experience of teaching across the primary age range, and have supported students from both state and private schools during lockdown. I have experience of several private school entrance examinations, and have a 100% success rate of students being offered their first choice school following these. I have a wide range of experience in working with children with special educational needs and assist those of all abilities in working towards and beyond the expected standard.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, English Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, 11+, 13+, SATs
Qualifications:
QTS, School Direct Primary Teaching, University of Hertfordshire (2014). BA (Hons) Physical Education, University of Brighton (2007).

Ms Kat S

I am a SEN/ASD/Dyslexia teacher with long experience in both primary and secondary, now focused on GCSE prep for English. I have a child-centred methodology and helped students develop their attention span, confidence and engagement. I hold a Bachelor’s degree coupled with a UK-awarded QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) certification. My personal attributes include honesty, self-motivation and a very dedicated work ethic. I have helped students across all key stages to get well organised and build their study skills. I take pride in making a positive change for my students - they become independent and proud for taking responsibility for their work.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, Department for Education (2017). BA (Hons) Psychology, Education and Philosophy, University of Athens (2006).

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How are Croydon schools performing?

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

Croydon primary school performance:

The Croydon area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being Regina Coeli Catholic Primary School with 34% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ attainment has improved and most pupils are working in line with or above national expectations in reading, writing and mathematics.”

The Croydon 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 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Croydon secondary school performance:

The Croydon area has 49 secondary schools (one of the top being Wilson's School with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school has been successful in providing a teaching team of a high standard. With high levels of subject expertise, teachers provide students with lessons that are interesting, enjoyable and intellectually challenging. As a result, students make excellent gains in their learning, enjoy school and attend very well indeed.”

The Croydon local authority has an average of 64% 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%).

Croydon Ofsted ratings:

67% of Croydon schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 28 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website