A Herne Bay-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Herne Bay 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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Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

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.

We do the work for you

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.

First lesson guarantee

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 Herne Bay

Ms Fiona B

Qualified and experienced Primary School teacher with over 20 years' experience. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, EYFS and Key Stages 1 and 2. Has tutored students from Reception to Year 6, with a strong focus on developing independence, resilience and a love of learning as a means to success. Works at the right pace for the individual child. Supportive preparation for SATs and 11+. Teaches early literacy & numeracy skills, boosts children's confidence and helps catch up with the school curriculum. Experienced SEN teacher: dyslexia, autistic spectrum, concentration issues/ADHD. Experience includes teaching at a Pupil Referral Unit for 5 years, working with children who have become disaffected with school and learning. Author of three pre-teen adventure books: teaches creative writing.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Brunel University College (1997). BA (Hons) Music, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire (1987).

Mrs Celia B

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently teaching at Sutton Valence Prep School as well as offering home tuition. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2, as well as offering Functional Skills in Maths and English. Can support preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. Wide ranging SEN experience. Currently studying for Specialist Teacher Status in Dyslexia with the British Dyslexia Association.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, French, German, Italian, English Language, Study Skills, SATs, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Literature
Qualifications:
Advanced Certificate in Teaching and Learning in the Early Years, Canterbury Christ Church University College (2002). PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, Canterbury Christ Church University College (1989). BA (Hons) French and Italian with Distinction in Oral Italian, University of Exeter and University of Urbino (1998).

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

Mrs Hayley B

I taught English for 14 years in one of the top schools in Essex and have an excellent track record of results up to A-Level. I am also the internationally published author of two young adult fiction novels. I have tutored all of my students on a long term basis and believe I have a warm and accessible approach which makes the subject fun and interesting. I have considerable SEN tutoring experience, including preparing a homeschooled SEN student for GCSE. References available on request.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Anglia Ruskin University. BA (Hons) English Language and Literature 2:1, University of Birmingham.

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).

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How are Herne Bay schools performing?

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

Herne Bay primary school performance:

The Herne Bay area has 20 primary schools (one of the top being Herne Church of England Junior School with 27% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Across the school, pupils’ current attainment in reading, writing and mathematics matches or exceeds the school’s past high achievements.”

The Herne Bay 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%).

 

Herne Bay secondary school performance:

The Herne Bay area has 5 secondary schools (one of the top being Herne Bay High School with 26% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils, including disadvantaged pupils and those who have special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities, are making good progress across a wide range of subjects. Some are exceeding expectations.”

The Herne Bay 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%).

Herne Bay Ofsted ratings:

91% of Herne Bay schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website