A Fairford-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Fairford 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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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 Fairford

Miss Gill B

Qualified and highly experienced teacher of English and Latin, with over 30 years experience, currently providing one to one tuition at schools and privately for students at their homes, Teaches English Language, English Literature and Latin from Prep, Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major exam boards. English Language and English Literature GCSE and IGCSE moderator and examiner. Experienced SENCO. Can support homeschooling. Enthusiastic, motivated and supportive with a specific passion for Latin and English literature. DBS and up to date with other training such as General Safeguarding .

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Latin, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, University of Nottingham (1977) . BA (Hons) Literary Studies, University of Portsmouth (1976).

Mrs Louise E

Qualified and highly experienced English teacher, specialising particularly in years 5-8. Currently tutoring full time, but previously Head of English at Handcross Park Prep School (Brighton College). Highly experienced and successful teacher for milestone exams including 11+, Common Pre-test, 13+, CE, CASE and numerous other top independent school exams, and equally successful at boosting enjoyment and confidence in the subject.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, English Language, English Literature, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, University of Southampton (2006). BSc (Hons) Geology with Oceanography, University of Southampton (2005).

Mrs Claire C

Qualified and experienced Primary School Teacher currently a supply teacher and tutor in the local area. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum including EYFS, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. Offers preparation for SATS, 11 + and 13+ School Entrance Exams. SEN Experience. Also teaches English as a Second Language.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, St Mary's University College, Twickenham (2011). BA (Hons) Classical Studies with Politics, University of Exeter (1999).

Ms Georgina B

Tutor in Special Needs and Lifelong learning and now full-time English tutor, also supporting homeschooling. Teaches English within the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities (SEN experience). Provides support for homeschooling, reading, dyslexia, spelling, phonics, SATs, Scholarship and 11 plus English preparation (Comprehension, Verbal Reasoning and Creative Writing) for school admissions and for lifelong learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
Diploma in Mental Health and Disabled Learning (2015). Diploma in Teaching Lifelong Learning (2013). BA Degree English and Educational Psychology 1983 (University of Liverpool)

Mr Stuart G

Having just retired from teaching French for over 40 years, I am now looking to tutor students in the subject at all levels including at university standard. I was head of MFL in 2 schools in Gloucester and Swindon and have a wide range of examining experience. I have been a chief examiner for AQA IGCSE French, principal examiner for AQA GCSE French and am currently an assistant lead examiner for AQA GCSE French. I have also examined at A level. I firmly believe that academic excellence, allied to an outgoing nature made me a successful teacher and I would look to bring the same qualities to my job as a tutor. In addition, I have taught GCSE English and A level Sociology.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, French, Sociology, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Durham (1977). BA French, University of Durham (1976).

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How are Fairford schools performing?

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

Fairford primary school performance:

The Fairford area has 10 primary schools (one of the top being Meysey Hampton Church of England Primary School with 47% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Children in the Reception class receive an outstanding start to their education. Activities match their individual needs in a vibrant and exciting learning area. In Years 1 to 6, pupils sparkle.”

The Fairford 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Fairford secondary school performance:

The Fairford area has 2 secondary schools (one of the top being Farmor's School with 53% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Behaviour is good. Students are mature and usually enthusiastic to learn. They relate well to their teachers and one another and correctly report that the school is a safe environment. Bullying is virtually unknown and, as one student reported, teachers ‘nip in the bud’ any potential incidents.”

The Fairford local authority has an average of 48% 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%).

Fairford Ofsted ratings:

85% of Fairford schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website