A Durham-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Durham 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 Durham

Miss Lynne C

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and English Literature, with 21 years of experience teaching in local secondary schools, across all ability and age ranges. I started as a classroom teacher and then progressed to a Head of English and Assistant Head Teacher. Throughout my teaching career, I have continued to carry out tutoring and have found that alongside working on academic knowledge that building confidence is as equally important and this comes from finding out what a student is interested in, what they think they are struggling with and then using this as a foundation to build upon and strengthen English skills. I have taught English from KS2 and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, across all the major Exam Boards; and I also have experience of teaching GCSE Media Studies, Drama and KS3/ KS4 History. Supports preparations for GCSE examinations, and literacy skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, English Language, English Literature, SATs
Qualifications:
MA History (ongoing). PGCE Secondary English and Drama, Durham University (2000). BA (Hons) English and History, Teesside University (1999).

Mrs Joanne E

I am a qualified English Language and Literature Teacher, with experience of teaching Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5, and adults. I also work as a GCSE and IGCSE examiner for English Language and Literature. My focus is on building up and developing students' confidence in the subject and helping them to become successful communicators.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE English Education with QTS, University of Sunderland (2015). MA (with Distinction) Northumbria University (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature (First Class), Northumbria University (2012).

Mrs Fiona A

Qualified teacher of English with over 16 years of experience. Experience in International, mainstream, non-mainstream schools throughout that time. Long term experience with 11+, 13+, KS3, KS4 (GCSE and IGCSE), EAL plus SEN students. All lessons are bespoke and created for each student. I work mainly online which gives me and the students the flexibility of teaching at any time. I have availability during the day for home educated students.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+, Homeschool
Qualifications:
MA Creative and Media Education, Teesside University (2010). Graduate Teacher Programme secondary teaching (2006). BA (Hons) Dance, Hull University (2003).

Ms Becky L

Qualified Primary Teacher who has been teaching Primary Schools for over twenty years. Worked both in the UK and abroad. My current role is as Safeguarding Lead Teacher in a very large primary school. Qualified SENDCo and worked as SENDCo in different schools for thirteen years. I have the National Award for SEND Co-ordination and a PGCE in Vulnerable Learners. I lead Computing in my current school also. I have experience of teaching all ages in Primary School (3-11.) Teaches Spanish up to GCSE level and English through to A level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Spanish, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language, SATs
Qualifications:
National Award for SENCo/PGCE Vulnerable Learners, Bath Spa University (2012). PGCE Teaching and Education, Bradford University (2000). BA (Hons) Modern Foreign Languages, Manchester Metropolitan University (1998).

Miss Amy B

My name is Amy and I am a qualified English Teacher able to tutor KS2, KS3 and KS4 I currently teach virtually allowing me to be more flexible and tutor across the UK. I work in a secondary school and have been DBS checked and also I have experience working with SEN pupils. I am passionate about helping students engage with English as a subject and help boost their confidence and grades. Member of the Chartered College of Teaching (MCCT).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Durham University. QTS Shotton Hall SCITT BA (Hons) English, Sunderland University.

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