A Flitwick-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Flitwick 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 Flitwick

Mr Colin O

Since graduating in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from Oxford University, I have worked as a full-time tutor for over 15 years. I have helped hundreds of students to prepare for their exams, with many achieving top grades. I am calm and encouraging and I enjoy seeing my students gradually develop their knowledge and skills though consistent practice.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Economics, Business, French, German, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, English Language, Philosophy, English Literature, 11+, Study Skills, 13+
Qualifications:
MA PPE, Oxford University.

Mr James C

A wealth of experience in education. Over the last 30 years he has worked with all ages/all levels from Early Years to undergraduate level. A Primary-trained Infant teacher (B.Ed Hons), James has an MA in Children's Literature (Distinction) and has lectured in English/Creative Writing at the University of Reading, taught English as a Foreign Language, worked as an English tutor/teacher at Secondary level - and as a private tutor from Early Years to A level. An award-winning poet, James is an Ambassador for National Poetry Day and has written numerous critically-acclaimed poetry/non-fiction books for children as well as resource manuals for Primary/Secondary teachers. In the last 18 years, James has visited over 1400 Primary/Prep/Special schools to run poetry workshop days. His greatest passion is that of encouraging children to write - to nurture, develop and extend their literary skills as well as their powers of expression and communication. James lives with his family in South Oxfordshire.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) Primary Education. MA in Children's Literature (Distinction).

Mrs Debbie W

I am an experienced Head of English with over 26 years of English Language and Literature teaching and tutoring experience and I have also been an English Language GCSE examiner for AQA although I am also experienced in teaching other boards too. The age range I teach on a day to day basis is Years 5- 13 but I am also experienced in teaching transitional English literacy skills with Year 6 students pending their start at secondary school and additionally I tutor KS2 English, Maths, 11+, 12+ and 13+ exam entrance. I have experience in tutoring towards entrance exams for independent schools. I have worked with a huge range of student groups over the years ranging from SEN students right the way through to setting up the gifted and talented register at another local secondary school and running that as a whole school incentive as well as within the English Department. I am currently working with a number of students with ASD and PDA and students who are out of school long term or permanently.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, SATs, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English and Drama, King’s College, Aberystwyth (1994). BA (Hons) English and Victorian Studies, St David’s University College, Lampeter (1992).

Ms Melissa J

Excellent and experienced English Teacher: Former Head of English at Collingham Independent GCSE and Sixth Form College, and Tower House Prep. Now tutoring full time. Published novelist and writer. A Level Specialist with a history of excellent results leading to places at chosen universities including Oxford. Also adept at GCSE Language and Literature (All Boards), Common Entrance Preparation, and 11+. AQA English Language GCSE Examiner, 2019.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, University Entrance, 13+, 11+, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
BA 2:1 Honour Moderations, English Language and Literature, Oxford University.

Mr Matthew S

A qualified primary school teacher who has spent most of his career in Key Stage 2 but fully understands the progression path that needs to be taken from EYFS to Key Stage 2 and beyond in all primary subjects. Has taken part in the Mastery for Maths programme for two years and is currently the Computing lead at his school. Able to help with all subjects and has extensive experience teaching children with additional needs. Particularly interested in remote learning. BA (Hons) (IT and History), QTS.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
QTS, Institute of Education (2015). BSc (Hons) Open University (2014)

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How are Flitwick schools performing?

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

Flitwick primary school performance:

The Flitwick area has 14 primary schools (one of the top being Woodland Middle School Academy with 8% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils in Years 5 and 6 are making good progress in English and mathematics. This is a significant improvement from previous years, when progress at the end of key stage 2 was below average.”

The Flitwick local authority has an average of 61% 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 7% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Flitwick secondary school performance:

The Flitwick area has 4 secondary schools (one of the top being Redborne Upper School and Community College with 45% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers mostly plan lessons that engage and inspire pupils. Where practice is most effective, teachers use questioning highly effectively, and explain difficult skills and concepts well.”

The Flitwick 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%).

Flitwick Ofsted ratings:

100% of Flitwick schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website