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.

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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 Forest Row

Ms Ekeoma A

Hello I have worked in Education for over a decade specialising in teaching English literature and language to students in KS2 to KS5. Prior to this, I worked in the publishing sector as a freelance writer and proof-reader. I am passionate about helping young people progress in a subject that is so vital to everyday success.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCert Middlesex University (2019). BA (Hons) Media and Publishing Degree. 2:1, University of Middlesex (2002).

Mrs Amiee F

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and English Literature, with 13 years of experience teaching and coordinating KS4 and KS5 in local schools and sixth form colleges, now tutoring full time. Teaches both English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and A level, across all the major exam boards; GCSE and A level English Language and Literature AQA Examiner. Provides support for GCSE resits and literacy skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English with Drama and Media Studies, Canterbury Christchurch University (2008). BA (Hons) Professional and Creative Writing with Cultural Studies, St. Mary's University College, Twickenham (2006).

Ms Sumen S

Dedicated, enthusiastic and highly successful teacher and school leader, with over 20 years of a proven track record in raising standards and improving teaching and learning within the classroom, schools, across the curriculum and across all Key Stages. Currently teaching and Head of Secondary at Marjory Kinnon Special School. Teaches all subjects in the Primary National Curriculum. In addition, teaches English from Primary through to IGCSE/GCSE and A Level across all major exam boards. Supports preparations for 11+ and School entrance exams. 'As a senior Leader I have had the responsibility of leading English, curriculum, Teaching and Learning across the school. As a teacher/tutor I have an outstanding track record where pupils, fully engaged in their learning have met targets and excelled across the curriculum.'

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, University Entrance, Study Skills, 11+, English Literature, Common Entrance, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs, 13+
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Humanities and Psychology, Goldsmiths University of London (1990). PGCE English and SEN, St Mary's University (1991).

Mr Benjamin M

I am an accomplished primary school teacher with outstanding classroom management skills and a genuine passion for helping children of all abilities to develop and reach their full potential. I have experience across key stage one, two and EYFS with a deep understanding of SEN and EAL learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Institute of Education, UCL (2016). BA (Hons) UEA (2010).

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

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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