A Horncastle-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Horncastle 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 Horncastle

Mr Paul B

Qualified and experienced Primary, Prep and Secondary School teacher, currently teaching at a local college. Teaches across a broad range of subjects; offering Key Stage 2 Primary, including SATs, 11+, 13+ and Common Entrance preparation; teaches English, Maths, Sciences, Humanities, French, German and Spanish from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE, across all major Exam Boards. Teaches ICT and Computer Science through to A level. Provides coaching in general study skills and supports GCSE retakes and Functional Skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, History, Computer Science, French, Spanish, German, EFL or ESL, Common Entrance, English Literature, 13+, SATs, Study Skills, IT Skills, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Language
Qualifications:
Advanced Skills Teacher. SEN experience. PTLLS, CTLLS, DTLLS (2012). National BTEC Diploma in Graphic Design, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire (1986).

Miss Alison B

I am a qualified Primary Teacher and have worked in Education for almost 20 years. I currently work in an Alternative Provision. I have taught from Foundation stage right up to Post-16, across the full range of subjects, including GCSE English, Maths and Science. I have an interest in Special Needs and currently act as the SENCO as well as also working with Nottinghamshire Parent Carer Forum. I have two children so can relate to being a parent as well as a teacher.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, Geography, SATs
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Primary Education (Maths), Qualified Teacher Status (2001).

Dr Lorna P

Qualified and experienced Secondary and College English teacher, currently teaching at one of the UK’s top independent schools. Over 20 years teaching experience including international teaching, SEN and teaching Deaf students using BSL. Supports GCSE, IGCSE, International Baccalaureate, AS, A-Level, re-sits, Functional Skills, preparation for examinations and study skills.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
Doctorate (PhD) in Education from the University of Lincoln (2014). MEd (2009) and BA (2005) from Open University. Qualified Teacher, University of Brighton (2006). Uses a student-centered approach to tailor teaching to individual learning styles. Aims to provide all students with confidence and skills in critical thinking.

Miss May P

I have taught English and Maths in EYFS, KS1, KS2 and KS3 and have supported in English and Maths lessons to upper KS4. I have 5 years of teaching experience. I can support with English (Reading/Writing), Maths, +11 exams and SATS. I am a qualified Primary, Secondary and Maths Intervention Teacher. Teaching these core subjects to a range of year groups has helped me to understand and visualise yearly age-related expectations and has equipped me with the appropriate curriculum, pedagogical and content knowledge to spark progress. I am enthusiastic about teaching Maths and English and personalising learning to help bridge knowledge gaps and consolidate previous learning. I take great pride in seeing students make progress, overcome barriers, and grow in confidence. I have taught pupils from a range of backgrounds, school types and abilities (EAL, SEN, WGD etc) and adapted my teaching pace and learning focus accordingly.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
GCSE/BTEC Exam Invigilator (2021). School Governor (2021). Maths Mastery (2020). Primary Education with QTS and an English Subject Specialism (First), Durham University (2020).

Ms Sabina N

I am a professionally qualified and experienced Consultant and Lecturer with a proven ability to design and deliver courses to 16 plus students for the last 2 years I have predominantly worked with SEN learners. As a consultant, I write Entry – Level 2 Functional Skills English exams for a variety of Awarding Bodies, this hones my knowledge regarding the teaching requirements of my learners. I have worked for Edexcel, Pearsons, City & Guilds, NOCN as well as some of the smaller awarding bodies. I am open and approachable with a confident manner, quick to take the initiative to find solutions and achieve results through the application of creative ideas. I am highly motivated with a high standard of delivery with new and modern online apps, online apps allow me to make learning fun and interesting.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, IT Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE. BA (Hons) Business Studies. Awareness in Mental Health - Level 2. Neuro-Linguistic Programming. OCR Functional Dkills Maths, English and ICT Entry Level 2. Microsoft Office Specialist Trainer Award, Master (STEM). Excel Expert, Word Expert, Access & Powerpoint (STEM).

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How are Horncastle schools performing?

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

Horncastle primary school performance:

The Horncastle area has 23 primary schools (one of the top being Tattershall Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School with 15% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“ Pupils make good progress across the school. By the end of Year 6, they reach standards that are above average in reading, and average for writing and mathematics.”

The Horncastle local authority has an average of 61% 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%).

 

Horncastle secondary school performance:

The Horncastle area has 10 secondary schools (one of the top being The Banovallum School with 22% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders have placed a high priority on teaching and learning and provide high-quality training for all staff. Teachers are committed to improving their practice and providing the best quality education for all pupils. Consequently, pupils are making faster progress and their attainment is improving.”

The Horncastle 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%).

Horncastle Ofsted ratings:

83% of Horncastle schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 3 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website