An Etchingham-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Etchingham 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 Etchingham

Mrs Vanessa G

Qualified and experienced English teacher. I teach English Language and Literature for Key Stage 3 and GCSE. I also teach English Literature A-level. I have taught in secondary schools and sixth-form colleges for 20 years and have also worked as a special needs teacher and learning mentor. One parent said of my online lessons "...she is patient, confident and encouraging and has a wonderful rapport with her students." I also have qualifications in Understanding Autism, Autism in Girls and Young People's Mental Health.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA English Literature, University of Sussex (1996). PGCE Secondary English, University of Sussex (1993). BA (Hons) English Literature (2:1), University of Sussex (1992).

Dr Howard S

Qualified and experienced tutor of English and Maths from Key Stage 2 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all major exam boards. Supports preparations for school entrance examinations. Howard has been a tutor since 2003 and so has built up an enormous wealth of experience. Pupils and their parents really appreciate his calm and understanding manner and his knack of explaining things with great patience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, 11+
Qualifications:
Certificate of Education, Thames Polytechnic (1990). MSc Computer Studies, Essex University (1989). PhD Philosophy, McMaster University, Canada (1986). MA Philosophy, McMaster University, Canada (1983). BA (Hons) Philosophy and French, The Queen's College, Oxford (1981).

Mrs Emma F

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at The Folkestone School for Girls. 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. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance exams. Also offers tuition for GCSE re-sits and Functional Skills for Adult Learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
QTS, Schools Direct, Canterbury Christ Church University (2016). BA (Hons) Classical Studies, University of Reading (2009).

Mr Paul B

I see myself as an enthusiastic and enlightening tutor, having taught for over 20 years, in the role of teacher, lead teacher for English and Deputy Head teacher. For the last 12 years, I have worked with children in Key Stage 2 who are looking to gain higher attainment and greater confidence in both English and Maths. I use activities that challenge children through enquiry and reasoning. The aim, to ensure the child is fully prepared and motivated to tackle all aspects of the curricuum with confidence. I also believe that communication with parents has been key to students I have tutored achieving the best grades. Confidence is the key for a student to succeed.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, SATs, 11+, 13+, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS, Primary Education, University of Brighton (1993). BA (Hons) Economics and Maths, University of Brighton (1988).

Ms Freya H

Having spent 26+ years working in education, I have an abundance of skills and experience developed in primary and special educational needs, teaching students from Reception and Key Stages 1 and 2 in mainstream schools, in addition to KS3 -5 and beyond in a special school setting. For the last four years, I have focused on tutoring, working with homeschooled children or those awaiting a school placement for ISEND, and currently with the National Tutoring Programme. Meanwhile, I have realised that I have a creative streak and so have taught myself to knit, crochet and sew. I'm never happier than when I have a project on the go and that also includes collage, cooking and growing stuff in the garden.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
GTP University of Brighton (2007). BA (Hons) Professional Education Studies University of Brighton (2005).

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How are Etchingham schools performing?

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

Etchingham primary school performance:

The Etchingham area has 15 primary schools (one of the top being Netherfield CofE Primary School with 25% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“All staff see themselves as leaders and take their responsibilities seriously. Everyone’s contribution is important and valued by senior leaders, although middle leaders have relatively limited opportunities to engage in and learn from the school’s work with other schools.”

The Etchingham 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%).

 

Etchingham secondary school performance:

The Etchingham area has 5 secondary schools (one of the top being Robertsbridge Community College with 46% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“From their starting points, students make good and often very good progress so that they achieve well in their GCSEs, and exceptionally well in mathematics.”

The Etchingham 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%).

Etchingham Ofsted ratings:

64% of Etchingham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website