A Gerrards Cross-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Gerrards Cross 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 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 Gerrards Cross

Ms Tara C

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching at a secondary school in London. Teaches across the English curriculum, including Key Stages 3 and 4. Offers tuition in Key Stage Three English plus English Language and Literature GCSEs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 11+
Qualifications:
MA Education, Birmingham City University (2021). PGCE Secondary, Titan ITT (2018). BA (Hons) English and History, Manchester Metropolitan University (2017).

Mrs Heidi J

Having seen my own children through their GCSE and A-level exams, I have personal experience of the anxieties these difficult years can cause both students and their parents. I am patient and motivated to see students achieve success as a result of hard work. I am happy to travel to students or the welcome them to my home in Wantage. During the pandemic I have successfully delivered tutoring online via Zoom, Facetime and Microsoft Teams. I am a qualified teacher with 24 years' experience of teaching Maths, tutoring primary and secondary school aged children and students taking GCSE exams. I currently teach maths and tutor students from Key Stage 1 through to GCSE and IGCSE; Functional Skills English and Maths for adult students and support GCSE and IGCSE resits. I tutor both in person and online. I am familiar with a variety of exam boards including AQA and Edexcel. My most recent GCSE students achieved grade 5, grade 7 and grade 8 respectively (Summer 2020) and grade 5 and 7 respectively (Summer 2021).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Study Skills, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Oxford Brookes University (2006).

Ms Elaine H

Qualified English teacher with 20 years’ experience including in a Special School working with autistic young people and those with moderate learning difficulties. Also taught in a charity for those unable to attend mainstream education due to anxiety. Skilled at using creative learning approaches to engage students. SEN experience teaching the International Primary Curriculum, Btech Life skills and AQA Step Up to English whilst using digital media and the arts holistically.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Qualified teacher status. MA Education, Goldsmiths (2002); PGCE English Goldsmiths (1995); BA (Hons) English and Sociology, University of Kent (1989).

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

Mrs Fiona H

Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary school teacher, (UK and overseas), now a full-time tutor. Teaches from Primary Key Stage 2 through to Prep, Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4, across the core National Curriculum, including English, Maths and Geography (GCSE and IGCSE). Provides preparation for SATs, 11+, 13+, Scholarship and Common Entrance Examinations. Teaches Functional Skills, English and Maths. Supports home schooling. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, Geography, Homeschool, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE, Middle School Education, Brighton (1983). BA (Hons) Geography, University of Sussex (1982).

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How are Gerrards Cross schools performing?

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

Gerrards Cross primary school performance:

The Gerrards Cross area has 60 primary schools (one of the top being The Russell School with 47% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils learn about the benefits of a ‘growth mindset’ and this allows them to demonstrate positive attitudes to their learning. Pupils are respectful and polite and they enjoy coming to school.”

The Gerrards Cross local authority has an average of 67% 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 13% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Gerrards Cross secondary school performance:

The Gerrards Cross area has 22 secondary schools (one of the top being Beaconsfield High School with 98% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils know that they are expected to work hard and think for themselves in class. They relish lively debate and solving tricky problems. Pupils feel a huge sense of satisfaction when they master a new concept or topic. They are fiercely proud of their school and of their own achievements.”

The Gerrards Cross local authority has an average of 60% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 97% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Gerrards Cross Ofsted ratings:

74% of Gerrards Cross schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 16 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website