A Hitchin-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Hitchin 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 Hitchin

Ms Kat S

I am a SEN/ASD/Dyslexia teacher with long experience in both primary and secondary, now focused on GCSE prep for English. I have a child-centred methodology and helped students develop their attention span, confidence and engagement. I hold a Bachelor’s degree coupled with a UK-awarded QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) certification. My personal attributes include honesty, self-motivation and a very dedicated work ethic. I have helped students across all key stages to get well organised and build their study skills. I take pride in making a positive change for my students - they become independent and proud for taking responsibility for their work.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, Department for Education (2017). BA (Hons) Psychology, Education and Philosophy, University of Athens (2006).

Ms Mary T

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and English Literature, currently working as a freelance teacher, tutor and lecturer. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for the 11+, 13+ and Common Entrance exams. Also offers tuition for GCSE resits, Literacy and Functional Skills for adult learners and Business English. Also supports TOEFL, IELTS and Cambridge Exams. SEN experience. Teaches all ages, abilities and nationalities. Fluent in French, Japanese and Italian.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) English and European Literature (1991). Cambridge DELTA.

Miss Imogen R

Experienced English Tutor; English Language and Literature from Prep, Key Stage 3, GCSE and IGCSE; across all Exam Boards. TEFL Qualified. Provides support for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also preparation for GCSE re-sits and literacy tuition. LAMDA Speech and Drama teacher.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, 11+, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary , Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London. (2005). QTS 2005 BA Theatre Arts: Rose Bruford College, London (1986)

Mrs Victoria W

An experienced private tutor, I am a fully qualified teacher of 15 years and a headteacher of 3. I have taught at both secondary and primary level. Although my degree is in languages I have taught both Maths and English up to GCSE level in school. Alongside my teaching work in schools I have privately tutored students of all ages in English, Maths, French and Spanish. Since my children were born I have been a full-time private tutor and I also home school a GCSE student. I am passionate about raising achievement and believe that my perceptive, enabling and incisive approach inspires confidence and belief in others that anything can be achieved.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, French, Spanish, English Literature, SATs, English Language
Qualifications:
Graduate Teacher Programme with QTS, University of Reading (2006). BA (Hons) French and Spanish, University of Southampton (2003), A level Maths, French, Spanish, General Studies (1999).

Mr Joseph M

Qualified and experienced English teacher and previous Deputy Head of English in charge of Year 11, now tutoring full time. Teaches English Language and Literature from prep and KS3 to GCSE and A Level, across all major Exam Boards. GCSE English Language and Literature AQA Examiner. National Professional Qualification of Senior Leadership, Ambition School Leadership (2020, pending).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Canterbury Christ Church University (2014). BA (1st Class Hons) English Language and Literature, Corpus Christi College, Oxford (2013).

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How are Hitchin schools performing?

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

Hitchin primary school performance:

The Hitchin area has 25 primary schools (one of the top being St Andrew's Church of England with 28% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The innovative approach of using art as a medium through which to teach other subjects is driving high standards in art and broadening pupils’ cultural experience. ”

The Hitchin local authority has an average of 67% 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 13% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Hitchin secondary school performance:

The Hitchin area has 9 secondary schools (one of the top being Hitchin Boys' School with 75% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The positive and purposeful culture of the academy characterises the work of both staff and pupils. This is underpinned by a highly effective headteacher and governing body who enjoy strong support from parents and carers. ”

The Hitchin local authority has an average of 52% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Hitchin Ofsted ratings:

74% of Hitchin schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website