A Grays-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Grays 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 Grays

Mrs Noura M

Qualified and experienced English Teacher since 2011. Currently Assistant Headteacher and English teacher in a school in Buckinghamshire. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Can offer support for 11+. Can support homeschooling. I have been an AQA English Literature Examiner for over 7 years

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Institute of Education, University College London (2011). MA English Contemporary Culture and Literature, Brunel University (2009). BA (Hons) History, Royal Holloway, University of London (2007).

Mrs Miriam A

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Lead teacher of English at West Hatch High School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Skilled in Coaching, Leading, Communication, Lecturing, and Lesson Planning. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams, as well as Functional Skills for adult learners. Lead Practitioner Accreditation, SSAT (2016).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English, UCL Institute of Education (2013). CELTA, University of Cambridge (2010). BA/BSc (Hons) English Studies with Sociology (2010).

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.

Ms Adeola O

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature and Media Studies, with 13 years of experience teaching in secondary schools. Currently Head of Media Studies and Head of Year 7 at Oasis Academy teaching English (AQA exam board) and Media (Eduqas exam board) at Key Stage 3 through to GCSE. GCSE Eduqas Examiner for Media Studies in 2019 - the first year under the new specification. Experienced with a range of SEN including ADHD, autism and dyslexia. Currently studying for NPQSL while doing a secondment on senior leadership.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Media Education, Central School of Speech and Drama (2007); BA Media and Popular Culture, University of Northampton (2004).

Mr Dan W

Qualified English Teacher with 8 years experience teaching in London Secondary Schools. I have consistently been judged an 'outstanding' teacher by Senior Leaders at my school as well as external organisations. Currently available to tutor during the day as well as evenings and Saturday. I have extensive experience of teaching GCSE and A Level with a track record of strong results, particularly for high achieving and students with Special Educational Needs. I have in depth knowledge of: AQA and Edexcel for GCSE Language and Literature; OCR for A Level Literature. In last school role at Finchley Catholic High School (ended July 2020) was responsible for Key Stage 3 English curriculum and intervention, so am experienced in creating sequences of lessons which cater for individual students, especially those who have specific learning needs. Since March 2020 I have done an increasing amount of my teaching via Zoom, but look forward to more face to face tutoring when lockdown ends.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English Brighton University (2012), BA Hon English Nottingham Trent University (2001).

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How are Grays schools performing?

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

Grays primary school performance:

The Grays area has 41 primary schools (one of the top being Manor Community Primary School with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ achievement has improved since the last inspection. From their various starting points, all groups of pupils now make rapid progress overall during their time in the school. Proportions attaining the expected levels and above by the end of Key Stage 2 are now significantly high.”

The Grays 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%).

 

Grays secondary school performance:

The Grays area has 10 secondary schools (one of the top being Harris Academy Chafford Hundred with 61% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Harris Academy Chafford Hundred provides an outstanding education for all its students. The very strong leadership of the executive headteacher and the senior leaders is ensuring that exceptionally well thought-out strategies for improvement are having a very positive impact on provision and, in turn, on outcomes for students. The academy has a very strong ethos and culture of high achievement and of care for all its students. The outstanding curriculum and care, guidance and support ensure that the needs of every student are met exceptionally well. ”

The Grays local authority has an average of 38% 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%).

Grays Ofsted ratings:

75% of Grays schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website