A Heywood-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Heywood 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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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 Heywood

Ms Anna F

Teacher of English and Drama with seven years of classroom teaching experience in secondary schools across England and New Zealand. I currently tutor a student who is homeschooled, so I have experience in either supporting the work of a classroom teacher, or being a student's sole English teacher. I specialise in KS3, helping students aged 11-14 in all areas of the Literature and Language curriculums. I will give them the skills needed to be successful as they head towards GCSE. If you like a relaxed, friendly tutor then please get in touch.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Graduate Diploma of Teaching (Secondary), Massey University (2014). BA English Literature, Victoria University, (2012).

Mrs Fiona E

With 15 years’ experience in both Primary and Secondary sectors, I am a Senior Leader who brings about rapid improvements in my areas of responsibility with proven credibility. As Director of Learning, I currently provide pedagogical leadership to support teaching and learning across a group of schools, working closely with learners who require additional support or challenge to reach their potential. My Creative Arts background allows me to use a variety of methods to make learning fun and engage pupils in different ways, whilst achieving great results. I am experienced in preparing pupils for 7+ and 11+ entrance exams as well as being Y6 Lead for five years and teaching in secondary schools for ten years. I have previously prepared pupils for LAMDA qualifications in addition to GCSE Drama, A- Level Theatre Studies and BTEC Performing Arts qualifications at both Level 2 and Level 3.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, English Language, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Homeschool, English Literature
Qualifications:
Improving Practice through Research: Innovation in Education, PostGraduate Diploma, Warwick University (2009). Graduate Teacher Programme, Bradford College, University of Leeds (2006). BA (Hons) Theatre Film and Television, York St. John’s College.

Mr Luke D

Education professional with a background in Primary School teaching. Over a decade's worth of experience working in Devon and Greater Manchester working across KS2 primarily- working as a classroom teacher, French specialist teacher, PPA teacher and Art specialist teacher. I have also supported groups of children and individuals with their 11+ examinations for entry to grammar school. These have been local to Manchester as well as nationally. I aim a Fine Art, French and English Language specialist having both tutored these subjects to both children and adults. I acknowledge different learning styles and ways of interpreting different ideas. I am to tailor make sessions to suit their abilities and interests. I believe in a question based led approach to tutoring which sparks curiosity for the learner where they can take on an active role in their learning- promoting independence always . Extensive experience of supporting children with a variety of needs, including Dyslexia and Autism.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Geography, French, English Language, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, University of Exeter, St Lukes College (2012). BA (Hons) University of Chester (2008)

Miss Beverley D

Qualified and experienced English Teacher with five years' experience in mainstream and independent secondary schools; currently teaching in the SEN sector. Friendly and intuitive. Teaches English Language and Literature across all ability ranges and ages, from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards, including Edexcel, Eduqas, Cambridge IGCSE, OCR and AQA. Examiner for GCSE English Literature and Language papers. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. Proven track record of increasing students' confidence and enabling them to make accelerated progress.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Victorian Studies, Leeds Trinity University (2017). BA (Hons) English Literature, Open University (2012).

Ms Kate A

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature at KS3.KS4 and KS5. I have over 40 years of teaching experience at all levels, including Head of Department and have also been an examiner for AQA, Edexcel and WJEC. I have also taught in a variety of institutions such as secondary schools, Further Education and Adult Education. I am also a qualified counsellor and currently also tutor adults in this subject alongside my work as a Home Tutor. The skills are interconnected in that I understand the need to listen empathically to my students as well as motivate and teach them the necessary skills and knowledge to gain good grades.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Advanced Diploma in Education, University of Liverpool, Distinction (1990). PGCE Tile Hill Highschool, Coventry (1971). BA (Hons) 2:1 University of Hull (1969). Advanced Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling : 2012 (Chrysalis)

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How are Heywood schools performing?

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

Heywood primary school performance:

The Heywood area has 46 primary schools (one of the top being Bowlee Park Community Primary School with 31% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This outstanding school is an extremely happy learning community successfully providing education and care of the highest quality for all of its pupils.”

The Heywood local authority has an average of 60% 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 6% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Heywood secondary school performance:

The Heywood area has 16 secondary schools (one of the top being Holy Family Roman Catholic and Church of England College with 59% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“ Senior leaders have high expectations of staff and students. They are committed to improving the quality of teaching and increasing the rates of progress made by students. Improvement plans are well focused as a result of accurate self-evaluation.”

The Heywood local authority has an average of 35% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 91% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Heywood Ofsted ratings:

74% of Heywood schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 9 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website