An Essex-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Essex 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 Essex

Mrs Meera B

Qualified and experienced Psychology graduate and teacher currently working as the Head of Psychology at a large comprehensive school. I have been leading the department for 5 years and every year, A level results have improved significantly. I have experience in successfully improving grades for borderline students (D/C and B/A). I have also helped a number of students achieve the A* grades they were striving towards (within my own classes and through private tutoring). My aim as a teacher and tutor is to increase students' confidence in the subject and help them to develop the key skills they need to be successful in their final exams. In addition to the above, I also hope to inspire and motivate my students through my passion for Psychology and love for teaching and learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Psychology, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS, Secondary English, Canterbury Christ Church University and Teach First (Outstanding) (2012). BSc (Hons) Psychology with Diploma in Professional Studies (DPS), Loughborough University (2009).

Mrs Miriam A

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Lead teacher of English at West Hatch High School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Skilled in Coaching, Leading, Communication, Lecturing, and Lesson Planning. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams, as well as Functional Skills for adult learners. Lead Practitioner Accreditation, SSAT (2016).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, UCL Institute of Education (2013). CELTA, University of Cambridge (2010). BA/BSc (Hons) English Studies with Sociology (2010).

Miss Pembe M

I am a responsible, reliable and trustworthy person with Qualified Teacher Status. I have an up to date DBS check and was the UK born. I am available as a private tutor for children of primary school age, as well as being TEFL qualified. I have experience in running 11+ booster classes and went to a grammar school myself, so have knowledge and familiarity with that process. As well as this, I have taught in a specialist autism provision and encountered children with ADHD, dyslexia and other difficulties in mainstream settings. My personal interests include reading, creative writing, cooking and singing along awfully and passionately to music. I hope I sound like the sort of person you would feel comfortable having in your home.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Homeschool
Qualifications:
Level 5 TEFL (2020). BA (Hons) Primary Education (2018), Canterbury Christ Church University.

Miss Barbora B

Fully qualified teacher with an MA degree in education, specialism in English and Social Sciences, ESOL certificate and 8+ years of teaching experience in a variety of settings - including language schools, primary and secondary schools as a supply teacher in London. Most recently, I made a long-term commitment and gained invaluable SEN & SEMH experience in a number of roles as a class/subject teacher, delivering a range of subjects across the curriculum including BTECs, 1:1 support and class learning lead for 3-4 years. I have taught students of all ages, backgrounds and abilities, and currently work mainly with secondary and adult learners. I will help you with any aspect of English. From prefixes and words to planning your arguments and essay composition. Or even giving a speech - use your voice, don't stop at writing. My free time belongs to stand-up comedy (and other performing arts), so I can offer my first-hand experience of the writing and presenting process, both practically and academically.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Psychology, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Philosophy, English Language
Qualifications:
QTS, National College for Teaching and Leadership (2016). MA Teaching English language and Civics, Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic (2015). TESOL Certificate, Trinity College London (2014). BA English and Humanities for Education, Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic (2012).

Ms Mary T

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and English Literature, currently working as a freelance teacher, tutor and lecturer. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for the 11+, 13+ and Common Entrance exams. Also offers tuition for GCSE resits, Literacy and Functional Skills for adult learners and Business English. Also supports TOEFL, IELTS and Cambridge Exams. SEN experience. Teaches all ages, abilities and nationalities. Fluent in French, Japanese and Italian.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) English and European Literature (1991). Cambridge DELTA.

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How are Essex schools performing?

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

Essex primary school performance:

The Essex area has 541 primary schools (one of the top being Shenfield St. Mary's Church of England Primary School with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“St Mary's is a happy, thriving and high-achieving school. Standards at the end of Year 6 are exceptionally high and pupils make excellent progress as they move through the school.”

The Essex local authority has an average of 66% 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Essex secondary school performance:

The Essex area has 134 secondary schools (one of the top being Colchester County High School for Girls with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Colchester County High School for Girls is an outstanding school that continues to offer an exceptionally high quality of education. It continues to strive for, and achieves excellence in all that it does.”

The Essex 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%).

Essex Ofsted ratings:

77% of Essex schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 82 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website