An East Sussex-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in East Sussex 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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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 East Sussex

Miss Vicky R

Experienced and qualified teacher and educational professional with degrees in both Science (Chemistry) and Languages (French and Italian). Able to teach all three sciences, English, Maths, French and Italian up to GCSE; and A level Chemistry, Maths, and French. Also considerable experience preparing younger students for entrance exams at 11+ and 13+; IELTS preparation for University entry; and EAL students.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Italian, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Common Entrance, University Entrance, English Literature, 11+, Homeschool, 13+
Qualifications:
PGDE, Strathclyde University (2007); CELTA (Teaching English as a Foreign Language), Randolph School of English, Edinburgh (2002); BSc (Hons) Chemistry, St Andrews University, (1996); MA in French & Italian, Edinburgh University (1991).

Mrs Anthea D

I am a qualified and experienced Teacher (with SEN experience), specialising in reading and Phonics. I also teach English Language at KS3 and Functional Skills (Entry Level - L2) English and Maths. I can provide support for homework, homeschooling, Stats, 7 and 11plus as well as a general confidence boost and reassurance.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, SATs, English Language, Study Skills, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, University of North London (1996). BA (Hons) Linguistics with Education, University of North London (1995).

Mr Jon C

Qualified and experienced Geography Teacher, currently teaching at Oasis Academy. Teaches Geography from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches Business Studies at GCSE, English up to Key Stage 3 and English as a Second Language both in this country and overseas.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Geography, Business, EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography, University of Sussex (2017). Trinity Cert TESO (2012). BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance, Cardiff University (2009).

Mrs Naomi S

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching at Six Villages Academy in West Sussex. Teaches English from Key Stage 2, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and English Literature to A Level; across all major Exam Boards. Examiner for AQA, WJEC and Cambridge IGCSE and English GCSE. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
Masters in Education, Open University (2010). PGCE Secondary Education, London Institute of Education (2003). BA (Hons) English 2:1, University of Durham (2002).

Ms Rosie G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, currently teaching GCSE English language, Functional Skills and Citizenship in an alternative provision. Has empathy and a good sense of humour, and builds effective relationships with students of all abilities, including those who lack confidence. Tailors learning to be accessible so that progress can be observed. Reliable and highly dedicated. 10 years' mainstream, 1:1 and SEN experience across key stages 2-4. English specialist with a first-class honours degree and background in publishing. Enjoys the nuts and bolts (grammar and punctuation) as well as the analytical and creative aspects of the subject. Has successfully tutored and taught primary maths, science, humanities and literacy as well as secondary English, PSHE and Citizenship.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Goldsmith's College, University of London (2010). CELTA International House, Rome (2009). BA (Hons) English Literature and Language, Open University (2008).

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How are East Sussex schools performing?

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

East Sussex primary school performance:

The East Sussex area has 193 primary schools (one of the top being Plumpton Primary School with 15% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders have made good use of training, as well as expertise within the federation, to improve the quality of teaching substantially during the past year. Teachers have much higher expectations of pupils’ learning, including for the most able pupils.”

The East Sussex local authority has an average of 63% 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 Sussex secondary school performance:

The East Sussex area has 71 secondary schools (one of the top being Beacon Academy with 65% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is particularly strong in mathematics due to strong subject leadership and this has led to pupils having positive outcomes over time. In particular, teachers confidently set tasks that require pupils to consider different methods, apply mathematical reasoning skills and devise ways of testing out theories.”

The East Sussex local authority has an average of 42% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 93% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

East Sussex Ofsted ratings:

74% of East Sussex schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 25 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website