A Helston-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Helston 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 Helston

Mrs Elizabeth L

Qualified teacher with 34 years experience working in the public sector mainly key stage 3 but also up to GCSE and A level in art and design, Key Stage 3 music, drama and I hold a certificate in teaching maths to GCSE from Plymouth University. I have taught grade 5 theory in music and can teach piano. I have also worked as a support assistant with SEN pupils and have taught adult education in the arts.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Maths, English, 13+, English Literature, Homeschool, 11+, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
Mathematics SKE +Course Plymouth University (2014). PGCE Birmingham University, Art and Design (1984). Cardiff Art College, 3 Dimensional Design/Ceramics (1982).

Ms Jessica B

Qualified and experienced teacher of French and English Language currently teaching A Level at Penwith College, classed as Outstanding by Ofsted and ranked in the top 2% of FE providers nationwide. Extensive experience of teaching at GCSE, A level and on the International Baccalaureate. Examiner experience in French. Offers preparation for GCSEs, A levels and Scholarship and School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, French, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Languages, Cornwall SCITT (2003). BA (Joint Honours) in Modern Languages (French and Russian), University of Bristol (1998).

Miss Kimberley B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Duchy College as well as working as a tutor. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major Exam Boards. SEN experience. Offers literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Proves support for School Entrance Exams; also GCSE and IGCSE resits. Supports homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE DTLLS, University of Plymouth (2012). BA (Hons) Media Arts, University of Plymouth (2010). English Literature and Language upto level 4. Level 3 Safeguarding, mental health first aid, Trauma Informed schools practitioner.

Miss Caroline L

Qualified and experienced English teacher, previously Lead Teacher and Second in Department at a local Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. AQA Examiner. Provides English as a Foreign Language tuition. Supports preparations for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship; GCSE, IGCSE retakes; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Experienced with home educated students. I provide personalised lessons for all my students and teach with passion. As an academic coach I also tend to include skills to cope with exam stress and help with organisation of revision timetables.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Education, Leadership and Management, Open University (2010). TEFL (2007), BA (Hons) English Literature, University of York (2007).

Miss Julie S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently working full time as a tutor. Teaches across the primary age range and Key Stages 1, 2, 3 & 4. Provides preparation for SATS, 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Also teaches English Language, English Literature to KS4 , Maths to Key Stage 3 and functional skills level. Significant SEN teaching experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
Graduate Diploma in Teaching and Learning, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand (2005). BA (Hons) English Language and History, Exeter University (2002).

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How are Helston schools performing?

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

Helston primary school performance:

The Helston area has 16 primary schools (one of the top being Garras Community Primary School with 25% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils' achievement is good. Children get off to an excellent start in the Early Years Foundation Stage where they are provided with outstanding teaching. The very small size of each year group means there is much variation from year to year in attainment. Nonetheless, attainment is at least average and sometimes above average at the end of Year 6. Pupils progress well because teaching is consistently good and sometimes outstanding. ”

The Helston 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%).

 

Helston secondary school performance:

The Helston area has 1 secondary schools (one of the top being Helston Community College with 42% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“By the end of Year 11, students have made good progress in a range of subjects. Moreable students achieve very well and exceed national expectations.”

The Helston 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 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Helston Ofsted ratings:

94% of Helston schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website