A Gravesend-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Gravesend 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 Gravesend

Mrs Rosie G

Qualified and experienced teacher of Primary KS1 and 2, as well as English at KS3 and 4. I have a specialism in SEN, specifically children who have ASD, ADHD, EBD and SEMH. I have taught across the Primary curriculum, including EYFS. I have delivered training to other teachers on the Letters and Sounds Phonics programme. QTS achieved June 2017 from the University of East London. I have tutored before for a KS1 pupil, as well as for an AS Level pupil. I am also a SPELL trainer; SPELL is an autism framework by the National Autistic Society.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, SATs
Qualifications:
QTS University of East London (2017). BA (Hons) Media Arts, Royal Holloway, University of London (2010).

Mrs Denise P

Qualified and experienced SEN Teacher, currently full time tutor supporting home schooling.Teaches across Key Stage 2, 3 and 4, supporting learners with SEN.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, English Literature, Study Skills, English Language
Qualifications:
OCR Level 5 Diploma in Teaching Learners with Dyslexia/Specific Learning Difficulties (2018). Dyslexia Matters National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator, Institute of Education (2013). Diploma in Life Coaching, The Coaching Academy (2004). Diploma Special Educational Needs, Kingston University (1996). PGCE Bedford College of Higher Education. BA (Hons) Dance Theatre, The Laban Centre at Goldsmith's College (1986).

Mrs Philippa H

Experienced Head of English for over 20 years. Ofsted rated outstanding. Experience of teaching in state and private schools. GCSE and A-Level. Up to date knowledge of syllabuses, currently in charge of whole-school teaching and learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Greenwich. BA (Hons) English, Goldsmiths College.

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 Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature
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.

Mrs Lucy G

A qualified and experienced teacher of Classics, with ten years of experience in the Independent sector in roles including Head of Year, Gifted and Talented Coordinator and Head of Classics, during which time my students received 100% A*-A/ 9-7 at GCSE Latin and 100% A*-C at A Level Latin and Classical Civilisation. Now offering tutoring in Latin, Classical Civilisation and English Literature through KS3 up to A Level. Passionate about educating students of all ages in Classics and English Literature with a personalised approach tailored to the needs of the student.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Latin, Classical Civilisation, English Literature
Qualifications:
Independent PGCE Buckingham University (2012). BA (Hons) First Class, English and Latin Literature, University of Warwick (2010).

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How are Gravesend schools performing?

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

Gravesend primary school performance:

The Gravesend area has 38 primary schools (one of the top being St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Northfleet with 23% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is an outstanding school. It has maintained the 'outstanding' judgement obtained at the previous inspection because pupils continue to reach high standards year-on-year and achieve extremely well. Pupils make excellent progress. Despite a significant number who experience difficulties learning the basic skills, standards in Year 6 are on course to maintain the exceptionally high levels of previous years. Pupils thoroughly enjoy school and are rightly very proud of it. Excellent results are not obtained at the expense of a limiting curriculum because the pupils experience a full range of opportunities in different subjects.”

The Gravesend local authority has an average of 68% 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 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Gravesend secondary school performance:

The Gravesend area has 11 secondary schools (one of the top being Gravesend Grammar School with 95% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“ Students’ behaviour is exceptional in and outside the classroom. Relationships are a particular strength of the school. They are marked by respect and care for everyone with the result that students thrive academically and personally.”

The Gravesend local authority has an average of 46% 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%).

Gravesend Ofsted ratings:

85% of Gravesend schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website