A High Wycombe-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Mr Peter W

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, with experience across both the independent and state sectors, currently teaching at Fitzharrys School Abingdon. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE , A-Level and International Baccalaureate across all the major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for Scholarships, 13+ and School Entrance Exams. Offers tuition for GCSE re-sits; functional skills for adult learners and also TEFL.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA English and Historical Studies, Oxford Brookes University (1999). PGCE Secondary English with Drama, Westminster College, Oxford (1997). BA Hons English Studies and History, Oxford Brookes University (1996). Certificate in TEFL, Teacher Training International, London (1991).

Mr Gary J

Qualified and experienced teacher of English with leadership responsibility for Key Stage 3, currently teaching English from Key Stage 2 through to Key Stage 3 and GCSE English Language and GCSE English Literature. Extensive experience across all year groups in a variety of primary settings with responsibility for Key Stage 2 SATs. SEN experience and is responsible for the planning and delivery of interventions for disadvantaged students.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, English Literature, SATs, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Brunel University (2010). BA (Hons) English and Linguistics, University of Hertfordshire (2006).

Mrs Dallas Mary N

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, who taught for many years at St Albans Girls' School, currently a successful English Tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Pleasing results with SEN pupils. Examiner for AQA GCSE English Language and English Literature since 2015. Can support GCSE re-sits and homeschooling. 100% success rates with common entrance exams, having prepared students for St Albans High, St Albans Boys, Haberdashers and St Columbus College. Also, at GCSE, Insightful advice is given on coursework.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 11+, 13+, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, University of Hertfordshire (2000). BA (Hons) English Literature (1999).

Miss Cate K

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching at a local academy. Graded ‘outstanding’ during training year, achieving ‘outstanding’ for all eight teaching standards, (based on classroom observations), sustained this grading throughout further observations from both leadership teams and educational psychologists. Specialism in teaching English Literature, from Key Stage 3 to GCSE and A level, but also some primary school experience. Previously lead a department in the media industry, with a proven track record in being reliable, proactive and organised.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Goldsmiths University, London (2018); BA English Literature, Warwick University.

Mr Steve C

I am a fully qualified Primary School teacher with 22 years teaching experience. I have worked with children aged from 4-11 and am currently tutoring 1:1 to help children develop English and maths skills, gain confidence and develop a love of learning . I have worked in senior leadership roles within schools and passed my National headship exams. I am creative and experienced in making a bespoke curriculum tailored to the interests of the child. I specialise in Primary school age and have an excellent working knowledge of the National Curriculum. I always keep up to date with new and innovative educational developments and how to use it to enhance learning. I believe that the whole child is important- I am able to tutor across every subject. I very much look forward to the opportunity of helping children learn and develop on an individual 1:1 teaching programme. With 22 yrs experience I am able to inspire children to achieve their best through a creative bespoke curriculum, tailored to your child.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
NPQH Headteachers Qualification (2010). Leading From the Middle (2006). BA (Hons) with QTS, History, Kingston University (1999)

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How are High Wycombe schools performing?

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

High Wycombe primary school performance:

The High Wycombe area has 36 primary schools (one of the top being Tylers Green Middle School with 22% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is a good school that has made some important improvements since the previous inspection. Attainment has risen and the results of the national tests show that the performance of Year 6 pupils in English and mathematics is high in comparison with national averages. This is because teaching has improved and pupils are being more consistently challenged, especially in these subjects.”

The High Wycombe local authority has an average of 66% 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%).

 

High Wycombe secondary school performance:

The High Wycombe area has 15 secondary schools (one of the top being Wycombe High School with 98% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is an outstanding school. Students make outstanding progress across all key stages and attainment is well above national averages. ”

The High Wycombe local authority has an average of 60% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 97% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

High Wycombe Ofsted ratings:

63% of High Wycombe schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website