A Harlow-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Harlow 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 Harlow

Mrs Meera B

Qualified and experienced Psychology graduate and teacher currently working as the Head of Psychology at a large comprehensive school. I have been leading the department for 5 years and every year, A level results have improved significantly. I have experience in successfully improving grades for borderline students (D/C and B/A). I have also helped a number of students achieve the A* grades they were striving towards (within my own classes and through private tutoring). My aim as a teacher and tutor is to increase students' confidence in the subject and help them to develop the key skills they need to be successful in their final exams. In addition to the above, I also hope to inspire and motivate my students through my passion for Psychology and love for teaching and learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Psychology, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS, Secondary English, Canterbury Christ Church University and Teach First (Outstanding) (2012). BSc (Hons) Psychology with Diploma in Professional Studies (DPS), Loughborough University (2009).

Ms Jess H

Qualified and experienced English Language and Literature Teacher with over 5 years experience, currently Subject Leader at a local Grammar School. Key Stage 3 Exam Coordinator, creating exams, marking schemes and grade boundaries, and leads KS3 exam marking and moderation. Created in-house feedback sheets used to mark students' books on a fortnightly basis. AQA examiner for English Literature GCSE. Teaches English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 to GCSE, and experienced in teaching A level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English (Outstanding), Canterbury Christ Church University (2016); BSc Psychology, Royal Holloway University (2015).

Ms Ruth M

I am a secondary English teacher and a head of year in an outstanding inner London school. I have a BA in English Literature (University if Kent), PGDE (UCL), MA in Educational leadership (UCL). I can tutor up to A-level English. I have 10 years tutoring experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
BA in English & American literature (2016) PGDE (2020) MA in Educational Leadership (2021)

Dr Wendy S

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently tutoring full time. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1, 2 and 3. Also a qualified English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher. Experienced in academic writing and functional English, as well as Business English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PhD (Drama and Theatre Arts), University of the Free State, South Africa (2011). Bachelor of Psychology (Hons), University of the Free State, South Africa (2019). Higher Education Diploma (PGCE equivalent), University of the Free State, South Africa (2002).Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), The TEFL Academy, Ireland (2020).

Mrs Charlotte H

Highly experienced English teacher (six years across UK private, state and international. Ex-Teach First) currently teaching English Language and Literature at International School Seychelles. Previous experience includes three years at Cheltenham Ladies' College and three years in a UK state school Academy and all girls’ state secondary. I offer English Language and Literature across all Secondary ages and stages, from Key Stage 3, through GCSE/IGCSE and to A level, plus entrance examinations to UK private and international schools. Able to teach across exam boards (especially AQA, OCR, Cambridge IGCSE and A level).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Bristol (2016); BA First Class English, University of Exeter (2015); TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) University of Exeter (2015).

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How are Harlow schools performing?

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

Harlow primary school performance:

The Harlow area has 33 primary schools (one of the top being High Wych Church of England Primary School with 17% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement has improved over the past two years. Nearly all pupils reach at least the standards expected nationally by the end of Year 6, and nearly half exceed them. ”

The Harlow 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%).

 

Harlow secondary school performance:

The Harlow area has 10 secondary schools (one of the top being Burnt Mill Academy with 40% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students’ achievement is outstanding because they make excellent progress during their time at the academy and attain well above average results at GCSE.”

The Harlow local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Harlow Ofsted ratings:

76% of Harlow schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website