An East Riding of Yorkshire-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in East Riding of Yorkshire 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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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.

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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 East Riding of Yorkshire

Mrs Fiona E

With 15 years’ experience in both Primary and Secondary sectors, I am a Senior Leader who brings about rapid improvements in my areas of responsibility with proven credibility. As Director of Learning, I currently provide pedagogical leadership to support teaching and learning across a group of schools, working closely with learners who require additional support or challenge to reach their potential. My Creative Arts background allows me to use a variety of methods to make learning fun and engage pupils in different ways, whilst achieving great results. I am experienced in preparing pupils for 7+ and 11+ entrance exams as well as being Y6 Lead for five years and teaching in secondary schools for ten years. I have previously prepared pupils for LAMDA qualifications in addition to GCSE Drama, A- Level Theatre Studies and BTEC Performing Arts qualifications at both Level 2 and Level 3.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Homeschool, English Literature, English Language, 13+
Qualifications:
Improving Practice through Research: Innovation in Education, PostGraduate Diploma, Warwick University (2009). Graduate Teacher Programme, Bradford College, University of Leeds (2006). BA (Hons) Theatre Film and Television, York St. John’s College.

Ms Jennifer M

Newly qualified teacher of English (PGCE University of Warwick) currently employed in a school in Yorkshire teaching KS3 and KS4. • Taught Y7-Y11 in a Warwickshire secondary school of 750 pupils with an Ofsted grade of `Requires Improvement`. Engaged in lesson planning, marking and feedback whilst also delivering assemblies and team teaching a Y8 form class.• Taught Y7-Y12 in a Coventry based secondary school of 2000 pupils with an Ofsted grade of `Good`. Achieved `Outstanding` in lesson observations and passed PGCE with merit.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Warwick (2020). BA (Hons) Theology & English, University of Hull (2010)

Mrs Claudia B

Qualified, enthusiastic and experienced Primary School Teacher. Recently returned from teaching in British Forces Primary Schools overseas including Germany, Belgium and Italy. Excellent knowledge and understanding of the Primary Curriculum. Proven ability to inspire and encourage children to reach their potential. Teaches KS1 and 2 English and Mathematics. SEN and EAL Teacher.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, EFL or ESL, SATs
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) Primary Education, Lancaster University (1988).

Ms Tina R

I am a qualified teacher in Primary Education where my subject specialism is Special Educational Needs, with 15 years of school teaching experience. I am an engaging and inspiring Tutor who can transform the lives of all my students ... My approach is calm and encouraging, allowing each student to develop their skills at their own pace of learning. I embrace all opportunities tin teaching the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, KS1 and KS2. Prepares students for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. I also teach Maths and English at Key Stage 3 and 4, helping tutees to exceed their predicted grades in both subjects by at least two grades.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, EFL or ESL, Sociology, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, University Entrance, 13+, SATs, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Manchester Polytechnic (1987). BA (Hons) Social Studies, University of Hull (1983).

Mrs Vivien M

Qualifications and exam boards taught:, iGCSE, GCSE language and literature. Current availability: Tuesday 9-3 ,Wednesday 12-3,Friday 1-4 9Time zone GMT) I have worked as a private tutor for 4 and a half years, mainly as an online tutor. I believe in student-centred learning allowing students to grow in confidence and reach their full potential. I am patient and believe in setting clear and achievable goals. I encourage students to ask questions and discuss their ideas, while developing reading and writing skills. I have developed online teaching using Skype or zoom that has proved successful and enjoyable over the past 2 years. I have taught learners with many barriers to learning and additional needs. For ten years prior to tutoring, I taught in adult education college. I was curriculum lead for the 14-16 college for 5 years, where I was part of the team of teachers who achieved outstanding for our KS4 cohort.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Hull BA (Hons) English Language and Literacy, the history and development of the English Language, Psychology and Sociology, Open University (2004). Diploma in English Language Studies

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How are East Riding of Yorkshire schools performing?

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

East Riding of Yorkshire primary school performance:

The East Riding of Yorkshire area has 141 primary schools (one of the top being St John of Beverley Roman Catholic Primary School, Beverley with 18% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Reading is taught systematically from the word ‘go’. Inspectors saw children in Reception confidently writing the names of their cuddly toys that they had brought into school. One child even had a good attempt at writing the word ‘pterodactyl’, such was his confidence.”

The East Riding of Yorkshire local authority has an average of 65% 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%).

 

East Riding of Yorkshire secondary school performance:

The East Riding of Yorkshire area has 28 secondary schools (one of the top being Beverley High School with 50% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“At this school leaders including governors carefully plan what they do to ensure that pupils are given the skills and knowledge to reach their full potential.”

The East Riding of Yorkshire local authority has an average of 43% 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%).

East Riding of Yorkshire Ofsted ratings:

79% of East Riding of Yorkshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 15 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website