A Dorchester-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Dorchester 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 Dorchester

Mr Mark F

Qualified and experienced English and Drama Teacher with over 27 years' experience in the Private sector, including as a House Master, Head of English & Drama, Director of Drama, and Director of Digital Learning. Currently providing private tuition and working in technology-enhanced learning, and fascinated by the ways developments in neuroscience can be used to enhance teaching and learning. Teaches English Language and Literature, Drama and Film Studies from Key Stage 3 to GCSE / IGCSE and A level. Examiner experience with AQA: A level Theatre Studies for six years; GCSE English Literature for two years. Various qualifications in Educational Technology from Massachusetts Institute of Technology online (MITx), and currently studying for a Masters in Instructional Design and Technology

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA English and European Literature, University of Warwick (1990).

Mrs Laura S

I'm an experienced and qualified English teacher at a leading prep school with decades of experience in building students' confidence to gain scholarships and pass Common Entrance through proven tried and tested methods and exam materials. I specialise in helping students gain good GCSE results and in coaching for Common Entrance/scholarship exams. I specialise in teaching children who struggle with creative writing (especially under exam conditions) and I have developed my own teaching methods which inspire even the most reluctant child to learn. Most of my students find themselves top of their class in a short time and almost all get top grades or a scholarship to their chosen schools.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE, University of Roehampton (2008). MA English Language and Literature, Oxford University (2000). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, Oxford University (1999).

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).

Miss Hattie H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama, currently teaching both subjects at International School Seychelles. I have taught KS3, GCSE & IGCSE English and KS3, GCSE and A-Level Drama.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Drama and English, Buckingham University (2017). BA (Hons) Performing Arts, University of Chichester (2015).

Mrs Kate A

Qualified and experienced English teacher, teaching English Language from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE ( including homeschooling experience). A Dyslexia and ESL specialist, Pre- pandemic work included F2F individual and small group work in school with years 5/6 on reading and SPaG. Currently working online with primary school children requiring special or extra support and pre-GCSE secondary school pupils needing extra assistance, study skills and exam techniques. Supports GCSE resits, literacy and functional skills for older teens and adult learners at college. Currently also working with foreign students on conversation skills, and until recently engaged extensively in IELTS preparation for medical staff.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language, SATs, English Literature, Study Skills
Qualifications:
Certificate of Education, MEd. Literacy Specialist, ESOL Specialist, CELTA. Post Graduate Certificate In SpLD (dyslexia). Post Graduate level 7 qualification in Assessing for Access Arrangements (GCSE) Currently completing Level 7 post-graduate qualification in Diagnostic Assessment ((SpLD).

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