An Exeter-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Exeter 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 Exeter

Miss Hattie H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama, currently teaching both subjects at International School Seychelles. I have taught KS3, GCSE & IGCSE English and KS3, GCSE and A-Level Drama.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Drama and English, Buckingham University (2017). BA (Hons) Performing Arts, University of Chichester (2015).

Mrs Lynne M

A dedicated, qualified and highly experienced Primary School Teacher of over 20 years, Lynne has taught many children within schools and as a private tutor,having successfully supported and guided a variety of pupils throughout their learning journeys. Enthusiastically teaching all subjects within the Primary Curriculum from Y1 to early Secondary, specialising in English (in particular writing, grammar and spelling), Maths and French. Excellent 11+ guidance, support and techniques provided (including NVR and VR). Inspirational, intuitive, friendly and approachable, Lynne helps children soar and achieve their full potential. If lacking motivation or confidence, Lynne has the tools, techniques and personality to guide and encourage pupils securely and steadily towards their goals.Lynne offers challenging, interesting lessons online and is returning to face-to-face teaching. Lessons are delivered effectively and received well. Increases skills, techniques and confidence. Highly recommended. Excellent references.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, French, Study Skills, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Language, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS, University of Hull and Bishop Grosseteste College, Lincoln (2000); BA (Hons) 2.1 Humanities, University of Lincolnshire and Humberside (1999).

Mr Paul J

I am a long-time professional teacher. I have taught in Pupil Referral Units at secondary level and primary schools in and around London. I have run my own successful home tuition business for the last 16 years. Most of my pupils stay with me for a number of years as they enjoy their lessons. I teach English from KS2 to KS3 and Maths from KS1 to GCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Maths, English, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education. BA (Hons) Photography, Film and TV

Mr Idris Y

I am a qualified and experienced teacher with five years university teaching experience and two years college teaching experience. I am currently teaching, part-time, at the University of Exeter's English and Film Department. I am a Cambridge International Assessment Specialist. I taught in primary school and high school. I am currently a doctoral researcher.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
LTHE, University of Exeter (2019), MA in English (Literature) (2015), B A (Ed) English (2008).

Miss Sarah W

I am a qualified and experienced secondary English teacher and have been working in education for 5 years. I have experience of teaching students in KS2 to KS5 English literature and language and have helped students of all abilities as well as SEN. At the moment, I am a full time private 1:1 and group tutor with 5 star feedback from all the families I work with. I tutor online through Zoom as I feel this is the best platform to deliver effective and fun lessons. My style is to find gaps in students knowledge and fill them in order to help them reach their full potential. But I don't teach to exam (unless it's asked for). Lessons with me are relevant, engaging and bespoke.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
SCITT, Thamesmead School (2018) Outstanding teacher status. PGCE Secondary English, Roehampton University (2018). BA (Hons) English literature and language 2:1 (69%) (2014).

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How are Exeter schools performing?

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

Exeter primary school performance:

The Exeter area has 42 primary schools (one of the top being St Sidwell's Church of England Primary School and Nursery with 32% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is a good school. It is much appreciated by parents and carers with whom it has very effective partnerships. Pupils are very well cared for and are treated as individuals. Their diverse backgrounds are respected and celebrated. Children make excellent progress in the Early Years Foundation Stage and outcomes are well above national expectations. The school is not yet judged outstanding because outcomes for pupils are not yet as high across the school.”

The Exeter local authority has an average of 64% 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Exeter secondary school performance:

The Exeter area has 22 secondary schools (one of the top being St James School with 42% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school’s work to support disadvantaged students is effective. The good development of their literacy and numeracy skills means they are very well prepared for the next stage of their education, employment or training.”

The Exeter 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 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Exeter Ofsted ratings:

54% of Exeter schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 9 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website