A Hackney-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Hackney 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 Hackney

Mrs Peju A

Inspiring, patient and passionate English teacher of 10+ years, teaching English Language and Creative Writing from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and beyond - providing bespoke support for dissertation writing to university students. Big advocate of home learning with the resources and persona to create a safe, flexible and empowering environment for learners to thrive and think outside the box . Excited to watch them emerge as more articulate, authentic and independent versions of themselves. Natural flair for connecting with a variety of students, regardless of culture, educational experience or additional needs. My goal is to look for the spark in each learner and ignite in them a lifelong love of learning. Individual teaching plans tailored to each student, interspersed with challenging goals to support them in reaching further and embracing success.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Study Skills, English Language, Homeschool, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Certificate in Education and Training, Farnborough College of Technology (2017). MA International Studies and Diplomacy, SOAS, University of London (2000). BA (Hons) Law and Business, Middlesex University (1999). Reviews available on request.

Miss Helen C

Qualified English Teacher (PGCE Oxford University) and Examiner with 14 years’ experience of working in education. Currently working online with schools across North London, Children’s Services and on a private basis, facilitating home schooling and after school tuition to exam level students (GCSE, Functional Skills and A Level). Teaches English Language, Literature and Drama up to A Level. Experience of all major exam boards and working with SEND students, supporting with school entrance exams and written English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Oxford University (2009); BA (Hons) Drama and Comparative Literature, University of Kent (2008).

Mrs Caroline A

Qualified and experienced Geography Teacher, currently joint Head of Geography at Helena Romans School. Teaches Geography from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. AQA GCSE Geography Examiner. AQA, OCR and Edexcel Experienced tutor both GCSE and A'Level. Additionally an Experienced tutor in English and Maths across Key Stages 2 and 3. Supports preparations for SATS and School Entrance Exams. SEND experience: One Plan Mentor working 1:1 with students without an EHCP who require extra support.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, English, Geography, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography, Liverpool Hope University (1996). BA (Hons) Geography, Liverpool Hope University College (1992).

Miss Natalie M

Obtaining PGCE in Secondary English from King's College London, I have a diverse background working in Education. I have experience teaching both KS3/KS4 AQA and Edexcel GCSE English Lit/Lang. Prior to my PGCE, I worked as an English Learning Support Assistant n schools across London, working 1:1 with pupils and offering academic support in English lessons. I see myself as a very enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who enjoys motivating pupils and seeing them progress.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, King's College, London (2021). BA (Hons) Journalism, University of the West of England (2014).

Mr Matthew R

I have spent the past decade teaching English at a number of state and independent secondary schools. I have experience at all levels of English teaching, with a long history of success at 11+ and 13+. I have previously been Head of Year 9 and am the teacher in charge of the Edexcel iGCSE English Language and Literature curriculum in my current post. Over the last five years, my GCSE and iGCSE classes have achieved an average of 90% grades 9-7. I am driven to help students build confidence, empowering them to realise their potential through independent learning. As part of my current role as Head of Academic Projects at a high-achieving London independent school, I am involved in several research projects aimed at developing an approach to teaching that fosters these independent research skills. My goal is to inspire my students and tutees to develop a self-motivated love of learning and it’s a joy to watch them grow into self-confident, passionate English students who are driven to achieve.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, 11+, 13+, English Literature, English Language, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
Currently studying for a PhD in English at Newcastle University. MA; Early Modern Studies - Focus on 16th and 17th Century English literature; UCL (2021); Distinction Graduate Teacher Programme, Kent and Medway Training (2010); Distinction. BA (Hons); English Language and Literature; Oxford University (2009); 2.i

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