A Doncaster-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Doncaster 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 Doncaster

Mrs Eva A

Qualified Primary School teacher with 5 years of experience teaching at Bootham Junior School, now tutoring privately. I teach all core subjects at both Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities. Experience working with children with a range of special educational needs including dyslexia, dyspraxia, ASD and EFL. I can also offer Latin and French through to Key Stage 2. I provide support for homeschooling and preparation for SATs. Scholarships and School Entrance Exams. I'm passionate about tailoring my teaching to every individual child, to boost their confidence and help them enjoy learning in the way that works best for them.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, French, Latin, EFL or ESL, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Durham University (2015). BA(Hons) English and Related Literature, University of York (2014).

Ms Joanne W

I am a fully qualified English Teacher currently working in a school as the Head of the English Department. I have thirteen years experience of teaching English in secondary schools including extensive experience of GCSE exam preparation and closing the learning gaps of KS3 and KS4 learners that need extra support to catch up. I also have three years experience of being an AQA GCSE English Language Examiner as well as tutoring students from primary age up to A level for the last ten years. Additionally, for many years, I taught in an SEN school where I worked with young people with a number of additional needs including Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia and a number of mental health issues including PTSD and anxiety. I am also currently the Lead Internal Verifier for EDEXCEL Functional Skills Level 1 and Level 2 qualifications.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, SATs, 11+, 13+, English Language, Common Entrance, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
I am currently studying part time for a Masters degree in Education with an SEND Specialism at Oxford Brookes University. I also have a PGCE in Secondary English and QTS from The University of Nottingham (2008) as well as a BA (Hons) degree in English from Nottingham Trent University (2007).

Mr Tom S

Qualified and experienced English and History teacher, currently working as a tutor. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches History at Prep and Key Stage 3. Provides support for School Entrance Exams, English GCSE resits and literacy skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Nottingham (2001). BA (Hons) Applied Social Science, University of Lincolnshire and Humberside (1994).

Mrs Maria G

Qualified and experienced Teacher of English and Head of Year with over 15 years' experience in a number of different settings. Currently teaches KS3 and KS4 English Literature and Language AQA board at Calder High School, regularly achieving the highest GCSE results for English (Grade 4-9) at the school for a number of years. Strong experience of working with students of all abilities and specialising in working with students to increase their confidence and self-belief to achieve higher grades something I have been successful at for many years. I have in the past worked with students that have been excluded from mainstream education and those with Special Educational Needs. Relationships are key to success, a student needs to believe they can achieve and pass their GCSE’s and this is one of my strengths. I am the SEN specialist in the English department and I have a clear understanding of each individual students needs. I teach many students with dyslexia to help them overcome barriers to learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Further Education English, Huddersfield University (2008); BA (Hons) English, Leeds University (2004).

Mrs Katy Y

Qualified teacher with over 20 years' experience of one to one tutoring. Specialises in 11 plus tuition, with a very high pass rate for Skipton Girls' High School, Ermysted's Grammar School and North Halifax Grammar School, Also offers both online and face to face tuition in Maths , English , French and Spanish at Key Stage 2, 3 and 4. Prepares students for GCSE (experienced in AQA and EDEXCEL) , SATS and school entrance exams. I have been a full time tutor for over ten years and as such, can dedicate the time and energy needed to give students the best experience, as well as time to research appropriate materials and liaise with parents and sometimes a student's school teachers. As well as having excellent subject knowledge, being able to build a student's confidence and put them at ease is essential for effective learning and I place great importance on these two aspects.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, French, Spanish, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary, French and Spanish, University of Leeds (1996). BA (Hons) French and Spanish, University of Salford (1993). TEFLA International House, London (1993).

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How are Doncaster schools performing?

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

Doncaster primary school performance:

The Doncaster area has 44 primary schools (one of the top being Copley Junior School with 29% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Standards of attainment are continually above average. The proportion of Year 6 pupils reaching the age-expected levels in mathematics, reading and writing combined was greater than that found nationally in 2014 and 2015.”

The Doncaster 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 8% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Doncaster secondary school performance:

The Doncaster area has 15 secondary schools (one of the top being XP School with 34% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school offers its pupils a varied and interesting curriculum that is expertly and imaginatively taught by staff who are constantly seeking to improve.”

The Doncaster local authority has an average of 38% 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%).

Doncaster Ofsted ratings:

62% of Doncaster schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 8 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website