A Forest Row-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Forest Row 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.

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 Forest Row

Mr Alexander F

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching at Mander Portman Woodward College in London. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. Experience includes A Level English Language and English Literature Examiner and AS Level EPQ supervisor.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Shakespeare Studies, Royal Holloway, University of London (2004). DipEng English Language (2001). PGCE English, University of East Anglia (1996). BA Hons) English Literature, University of East Anglia (1995). Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

Ms Angie C

I am a qualified Primary teacher with over 13 years experience in accelerating progress for primary-aged pupils. Recently I have left the classroom to be a lecturer in PGCE (teacher training) in an inner London university. I have a proven track record of achieving targeted accelerated progress and pride myself in my relationship with pupils and being able to deliver lessons in an engaging way. Having taught across all primary phases from Early Years through to Upper Key Stage 2, and through my work as Curriculum Leader and Science Leader, I have a strong knowledge of age-related expectations for pupils aged 5 to 11. Lessons are completely tailored to individual needs, with a focus on targeted progress in areas of your choosing. I look forward to working with you to help your child reach their maximum potential. I was educated both in the state and private school system and can understand and cater to a wide range of needs including 11+ and entrance exams. I look forward to hearing from you!

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, London South Bank University (2007). BA (Hons) Marketing and Advertising, University of the Arts, London (2005). Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Central Saint Martins College of Art, University of the Arts, London (2001).

Dr Giles G

Experienced English Literature, Language, and Creative Writing teacher, eager to teach A Level, degree level English Literature and Language and Creative Writing (all ages and levels of experience). I have taught group classes on literature (mainly poetry) for Oxford University's Department of Continuing Education for many years. I have taught English A Level by Zoom and other portals, as well as face-to-face, since February 2020. I have worked as an editor for the Oxford English Dictionary for many years, and have also had several books of poetry published.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature
Qualifications:
DPhil, Oxford University, British Poetry of the Home Front’(1992). SDUC Lampeter 1st class degree English Literature (1986).

Ms Joanna B

A highly dynamic, innovative and passionate English Teacher with over 10+ years of experience in teaching and delivering lessons in a multi-cultural environment. Armed with a love for teaching and empowering others. Adept in creating a comprehensive and well-rounded curriculum that raises student achievement and meets existing educational requirements and standards. Seeking to bring my expertise and enthusiasm in order to positively impact the lives of students. I have considerable experience teaching students with EAL and SEN needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, GTC (2011). MA Literature, University of Lodz (2009). BA Linguistics, Swietokrzyska Academy (2007).

Mrs Deborah H

Current extensive online and face-to-face 11+ / GCSE and A-level tutoring experience. Qualified and experienced; friendly and supportive teacher. Recently Assistant Head at Ofsted Outstanding secondary school i/c KS2 - 3 & 3-4 transition and staff CPD, now a full-time tutor. Teaching adult literacy skills, English Language and English Literature (former examiner experience) from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A-Level; Sociology and Religious Studies at GCSE and A-Level and can support preparations for SATs, 11+,(100% pass rate Medway Test - 11+ - 2020) 13+, and School Entrance Exams. Good SEN experience. Advanced Skills Teacher.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, School Entrance Exams, Sociology, SATs, English Language, 11+, English Literature, 13+, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
B.Ed English Literature and Language and Theatre Studies, Middlesex University (1981). MA Modern European Theatre Studies, Essex University (1983). Advanced Skills Teacher & Senior Leader of Education, NPQSL.

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How are Forest Row schools performing?

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

Forest Row primary school performance:

The Forest Row area has 108 primary schools (one of the top being St Michael's Primary School with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Parents really like the small, family feel of the school and know that their children are completely safe in your care. This was confirmed in the very positive response to the online questionnaire, Parent View. Indeed, many parents choose to travel to St Michael’s from further afield because of the care and guidance you offer to your pupils and especially those who have special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities.”

The Forest Row 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%).

 

Forest Row secondary school performance:

The Forest Row area has 36 secondary schools (one of the top being Beacon Academy with 65% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ progress towards appropriately challenging targets is very closely tracked. Teachers provide timely and well-focused support for the small number whose progress is slower. Leaders carefully monitor the impact of this support.”

The Forest Row 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%).

Forest Row Ofsted ratings:

80% of Forest Row schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 13 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website