A Holmfirth-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Holmfirth 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 Holmfirth

Mr Danny P

Teaching Maths has been my life time passion and I have been getting the very best out of my students for over 20 years. I have extensive Maths teaching experience across many schools, and many exam boards and have helped my students make exceptional progress over the years, as well as thoroughly enjoying their learning and having the joy and determination to succeed. I have taught a wide range of specifications and I always go the extra mile for all my students and make sure that my lessons are well planned, enjoyable, and tailored to the specific needs of every individual student. I am an exam marker an therefore very familiar with exam specifications, with excellent knowledge of what the examiners are looking for and skills to apply to succeed in exams. I am an OFSTED recognised Outstanding Teacher with a proven track record of success.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, English, History, Economics, Business, Careers Guidance, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE, University of Manchester. BA (Hons) University of Manchester.

Miss Victoria H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English holding the post of Lead Teacher. Currently teaching English Language and English Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE with significant knowledge of the AQA exam board where I have marked English Literature and Language papers for the past 6 consecutive years. BA Hons in English Language and PGCE from Edge Hill University 2008.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English 2008

Mrs Sarah B

• Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary Teacher. • Has taught across the Primary and Secondary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1, 2, 3 and 4. • Outstanding English Language and Literature GCSE results. • Business owner providing tuition for KS1 and KS2 catch up, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. • SEN experience. • AQA Examiner for English

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, 11+, Homeschool, Common Entrance, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Manchester (1998). BA (Hons) Manchester University (1994)

Mr Simon W

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama, currently teaching English and Drama at Sir William Stanier School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE; across all major exam boards. SEN experience. Can provide tuition for GCSE and IGCSE resits, functional skills and literacy tuition for adult learners, from beginner to advanced levels. Provides preparation for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarships.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Drama, Manchester Metropolitan University (1993). Professional Actor (1987-1991). Theatre and Film Acting, Mountview Theatre School, London (1987).

Ms Rachel L

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Brigshaw High School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all Exam Boards. Provides support for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also preparation for GCSE resits and literacy tuition for adult learners. Can support Homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Nottingham University (2010). CTEFLA, Newnham Language School, Cambridge (1997). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, University of Hull (1996).

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How are Holmfirth schools performing?

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

Holmfirth primary school performance:

The Holmfirth area has 16 primary schools (one of the top being Netherthong Primary School with 22% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The quality of the teaching is outstanding overall and never less than good. Teachers plan lessons which pupils find highly enjoyable and exciting.”

The Holmfirth local authority has an average of 62% 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Holmfirth secondary school performance:

The Holmfirth area has 3 secondary schools (one of the top being Holmfirth High School with 58% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Effective teaching and positive relationships enable pupils to achieve high levels of attainment and improving rates of progress.”

The Holmfirth local authority has an average of 43% 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%).

Holmfirth Ofsted ratings:

68% of Holmfirth schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 3 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website