A Dunstable-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Dunstable 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 Dunstable

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, Maths, English, 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).

Mrs Philippa H

Experienced Head of English for over 20 years. Ofsted rated outstanding. Experience of teaching in state and private schools. GCSE and A-Level. Up to date knowledge of syllabuses, currently in charge of whole-school teaching and learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Greenwich. BA (Hons) English, Goldsmiths College.

Mrs Caroline A

Qualified and experienced Geography Teacher, currently joint Head of Geography at Helena Romans School. Teaches Geography from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. AQA GCSE Geography Examiner. Also teaches English and Maths and Key Stages 2 and 3 and supports preparations for SATS and School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Geography, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography, Liverpool Hope University (1996). BA (Hons) Geography, Liverpool Hope University College (1992).

Mr Robin S

Qualified and experienced Primary and English and Drama Teacher with over 20 years' experience teaching in local schools, including as Assistant Head, Deputy Head, Subject Leader and Literacy Coordinator. Currently Class Teacher for Year 3 and Year 6 at a local Primary School. Also experienced teaching Years 4, 5 and 7. Previous career includes time as a holiday rep overseas.. Taught all ages and abilities across Primary Key Stage 2 including supporting preparations for SATs, 11+, 13+ and Independent School Entrance Examinations; also offers English up to Key Stage 3.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) with QTS Primary Teacher Training with English and Drama, Middlesex University (1996).

Mr Colin H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English with 8 years of experience, currently leading on the Key Stage 4 curriculum in a secondary school in Buckinghamshire. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 up to A-Level. GCSE Examiner for the AQA exam board. Also supports preparations for 11+ and 13+ School Entrance Examinations, and can advise those applying for Oxbridge. Experience also in successfully supporting students through GCSE resits and with adults in developing their literacy skills.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, 13+, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, King’s College, London (2012). BA (Hons) Classics, University of Cambridge (2011).

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How are Dunstable schools performing?

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

Dunstable primary school performance:

The Dunstable area has 40 primary schools (one of the top being Eaton Bray Academy with 21% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders have built relationships with parents and carers. As a result, parents are increasingly aware of the importance of pupils attending school regularly. Pupils’ attendance has significantly improved since last year.”

The Dunstable 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 7% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Dunstable secondary school performance:

The Dunstable area has 13 secondary schools (one of the top being Priory Academy with 59% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The skilful work of teachers and leaders has ensured that the expansion of the school to include key stage 4 has had a positive impact on pupils’ achievements throughout the key stages.”

The Dunstable local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Dunstable Ofsted ratings:

65% of Dunstable schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 5 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website