A Horsham-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Horsham 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 Horsham

Mrs Philippa M

Qualified teacher of English Literature and English Language, currently teaching at Guildford High School. Teaches KS3, GCSE and A level, with a history of outstanding exam results. Genuinely passionate about the subject and eager to share this passion and enthusiasm for English with others.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, King's College London (2016). BA (Hons) English (First Class) Royal Holloway University of London (2012).

Mr Philip W

I have been a Head of Department of English and drama for 21 years. I have taught a range of subjects; consistently producing ‘outstanding lessons’ and excellent outcomes. I have taught students from key stage 2 to adult learners, and have extensive experience with a range of SEN, including with primary children, as well as designing schemes of work and individual education plans for SEN children. My expertise is in A level literature (poetry and Shakespeare) and have been an examiner at both GCSE and A level. I am able to evaluate key strengths and areas that require improvement for pupils that informs subsequent bespoke planning. For the past four years I have operated as a tutor of English, both face-to-face and on-line. I have helped over sixty students with immense success – over 80% per cent acquiring levels 8-9 at GCSE/A level and preparing many students to gain entrance into Independent and Grammar schools via the common entrance examination route. Alongside my independent work I have also worked as a consultant.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
Teacher Training Certificate, Goldsmiths’ College (2004). PGCE English Goldsmiths’ College, University of London (1997). BA (Hons) English Literature (Victorian, Post-Colonial, Renaissance Poetry, Shakespeare, American Theatre), Goldsmiths’ College, University of London (1996).

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.

Mr Michael S

Current teacher of English, former Head of English and A level teacher with 10 years experience. Specialised in boy's education, but have taught in both single and mixed gender schools. Most experience with AQA exam board, but have also taught EDUQAS.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE. BA (Hons).

Miss Tilly W

I am a creative tutor with experience teaching English and Maths to all ages and abilities. Having gained my PGCE in English, 1-1 work became my clear focus. I have worked in several schools across the South London/North Kent area, gaining Excellent in observations consistently. I have great feedback from parents, fellow tutors, and schools I have worked in.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, History, 11+, English Literature, Study Skills, Common Entrance, 13+, Homeschool, Philosophy, Religious Studies, SATs, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Goldsmiths University (2017). BA (Hons) English and History, University of Leicester (2014)

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How are Horsham schools performing?

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

Horsham primary school performance:

The Horsham area has 23 primary schools (one of the top being Heron Way Primary School with 24% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Heron Way is an outstanding school. This success is due in particular to the highly effective management, the inspiring curriculum and the outstanding quality of pastoral care. The headteacher, senior leaders and governors know the school’s strengths and what needs to be refined further very well. Their rigorous monitoring and clear self-evaluation, and a track record of employing initiatives to inspire pupils and treat them all as individuals, have also contributed to pupils’ excellent progress. ”

The Horsham local authority has an average of 63% 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 7% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Horsham secondary school performance:

The Horsham area has 8 secondary schools (one of the top being Millais School with 56% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is promoted exceptionally well through tutor time, lessons and the wide range of extra-curricular activities provided.”

The Horsham 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%).

Horsham Ofsted ratings:

85% of Horsham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website