A Glastonbury-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Glastonbury 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 Glastonbury

Ms Jill M

Qualified and experienced primary teacher, with 30 years of experience teaching across the ages and Key Stages, including 7 years teaching secondary school English. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, with particular emphasis on English and Maths. Has successful and extensive experience of preparing students for KS1 and KS2 SATs and for the 11 + scholarship and independent school entrance exams, including the Bristol independent schools and the Gloucestershire grammar schools. Also has significant SEN experience, teaching students with dyslexia, cerebral palsy, autism and other significant special needs. Delivers lessons both face to face and online, using Zoom. Develops good relationships with students and adapts teaching to suit their needs and abilities, making lessons interesting and varied.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Language, Homeschool, English Literature
Qualifications:
PG Certificate, Management in Teaching, University of Bath (2006). PG Dip, Primary, Bath Spa University (1996). PGCE Secondary English, University of Southampton (1978). BA (Hons) English, University of Southampton (1977).

Mrs Marion B

Qualified and experienced SEN, English and Maths Teacher, currently a Specialist English Support Tutor at The Gryphon School, as well as offering specialist Learning Support Home Tuition. Extensive SEN experience; a pro-active approach to CPD, alongside interest and enthusiasm has ensured that she remains up to date in the field of Special Educational Needs. Assesses students for exam access arrangements. Also teaches English and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE, as well as Functional Skills for adult learners. ELSA Emotional Literacy level 4, Dorset County Council (2018). PAPAA IQ Level 7 (2016). SpLD Diploma, OCR Level 5 SENS Dorset County Council (2015).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
QTLS Institute for Learning (2012). PGCE Exeter University (2009). BA (Hons) English and History, Bournemouth and Exeter University (2006).

Mr Charles A

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and History; 18 years experience of teaching in independent prep schools, including Ludgrove and Hazlegrove; offers support for homeschooling and preparation for 11/13+, KS2, KS3, school entrance exams, Common Entrance and scholarship.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, History, 11+, Classical Civilisation, 13+, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, SATs
Qualifications:
MSc Education (with Distinction), Bristol University (2017). Qualified Teacher Status, University of Bath Spa (2005). BA (Hons) in Ancient History, Newcastle University (1996).

Ms Linda M

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, English and Maths, with experience of teaching at local primary and secondary schools. Teaches French from Primary and Prep, through Key Stage 3 and on to GCSE/IGCSE and A level. Also teaches Italian, English and Maths from Key Stage 3 to GCSE. Provides support for GCSE re-sits, and numeracy/language tuition for SEN and adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, French, Italian, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Bath (2009); BA (Hons) European Studies, University of Bath (1985).

Mrs Marcia S

I am an enthusiastic and committed English teacher with more than 20 years of experience of teaching English Language and Literature up to A Level. I have been working as a private tutor for five years now as well as examining for AQA GCSE English Language on both papers.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, English Language, 13+
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. PGCE English.

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How are Glastonbury schools performing?

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

Glastonbury primary school performance:

The Glastonbury area has 19 primary schools (one of the top being Coxley Primary School with 25% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is consistently at least good. Teachers have high expectations of pupils and design tasks that interest and challenge them. They intervene quickly to help those making slower progress because they use assessment well to identify this. Teaching assistants are effective, especially when working with small groups of pupils.”

The Glastonbury 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Glastonbury secondary school performance:

The Glastonbury area has 8 secondary schools (one of the top being Crispin School Academy with 45% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school has implemented well the priorities for improvement identified at the last inspection. There have been notable improvements in systems to identify and support students who are in danger of underachieving as well as those relating to behaviour and safety.”

The Glastonbury local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Glastonbury Ofsted ratings:

70% of Glastonbury schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website