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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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

Mrs Kelly B

Qualified and experienced English teacher and tutor. I teach GCSE English Language and Functional Skills English at Writtle University College. I also have an interest in improving the emotional intelligence and mental wellbeing of young people. I have developed and created wellbeing programmes for children and young people using the scientific research of positive psychology. I am a Mental Health First Aider.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Study Skills, English Language
Qualifications:
MSc Applied Positive Psychology (2021) PGCE English (2010). BA (Hons) Creative Writing and English (2008).

Miss Sally T

Qualified and experienced Primary teacher including as classroom teacher, Deputy Head and Headteacher, currently a part time tutor to a number of pupils from schools including Folkestone Academy and Temple Ewell CEP and many other schools in Folkestone and Dover and surrounding areas. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Supports preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Also teaches English and Maths to Year 7. An area I am passionate about is building children’s confidence and helping them believe in themselves and that they can do rather than can’t! Over 35 years in the primary sector with teaching experience from reception to year six.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, SATs, 11+
Qualifications:
Post Graduate Diploma in Management, Christ Church University Canterbury. Certificate of Education, Lady Mabel College of Education (1977).

Mr Stuart W

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently Head of Year at a Secondary School in Basildon. 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. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams and GCSE re-sits. I am also an examiner for the Edexcel examination board and have been for the past 4 years.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Canterbury Christ Church University (2003). BA (Hons) Modern English, University of Luton (1999).

Mrs Sarah M

Qualified and experienced English and SEN, Key Stage 2, 3, 4 and 5 Teacher, both mainstream and special needs, also experienced in reviewing and supporting the implementation of EHC plans with 30 years' teaching experience. Now working as a tutor. Can support home schooling and students with wider issues of anxiety and school phobia. Teaches literacy based subjects focusing on English Language and Literature; also History and essays/projects, from Key Stage 2 to post-16, across all ability ranges including pupils with learning and social and emotional difficulties. Examination subjects taught include English at Entry Level, Functional Skills, GCSE and A Level. Experienced in teaching in schools ranging from KS2, secondary selective and non-selective and a range of special needs schools, particularly working with children with Autism and SEMH.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Loughborough University (1988); BA English, Loughborough University (1983).

Mrs Sian S

When working with me, a tutor who is passionate and empathetic and who knows that each individual learns differently, students will develop their love of learning, improve self-esteem and make excellent progress in a short amount of time. I am a qualified English teacher and Special Educational Needs Coordinator with over 10 years of experience in both state and private sector and I have a proven track record of supporting students to be the best that they can be. My lessons are engaging and individually tailored and have an emphasis on a love of learning. What I enjoy about 1:1 teaching is getting to know individuals and adapting lessons to their passions and interests. It also allows me to work at a pace that best suits your child’s learning and establish a meaningful and open dialogue that allows each individual to overcome areas of difficulty or develop areas and strength.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Certificate in Trauma and Mental Health Informed Schools and Communities, Institute for Arts in Therapy and Education (ongoing). National Award for Special Educational Needs Coordination, University of Hertfordshire (2019). PGCE Secondary English with Qualified Teacher Status, Durham University (2011). BSc (Hons) Medical Anthropology, Durham University (2009).

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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