A Hove-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Hove 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 Hove

Mrs Eloyse V

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently a French and Spanish teacher at an Independent School in Esher. Teaches Maths and English from Primary and prep through to key Stage 3 and GCSE; teaches French, Portuguese and Spanish from beginners to A Level across all the major Exam Boards for children and adults. Also teaches English as a foreign language.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Homeschool
Qualifications:
LLB (Hons) English and French Law, University of Kent (2002).TOEFL (1993). D. E.L.F (diplôme educative de la langue francaise) levels 1 to 3 (1993).

Mrs Moona F

I am a qualified and experienced (11 years) Primary School Teacher and private tutor. I have taught across the whole curriculum but my passion is maths, with exceptional expertise in preparing a child for the Year 6 maths SATs. I have also tutored KS3 Maths and English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, SATs, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, University of Brighton (2009). BA (Hons) Communication and Media Studies, University of Sussex (2001).

Miss kirsty h

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, who has taught at a number of mainstream secondary schools, taught 1:1 with SEND students and who tutors English. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also support for GCSE resits. Currently teaching SEN students on a 1:1 basis daily; the students range from aged 9-20 years old, this is usually in a library setting but can also be at the students home. Can support home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Initial Teacher Training, Sussex University (2018). MA Children's Literature, Goldsmith, University of London (2017). BA (Hons) English Literature, University of Brighton (2016).

Mr Milton B

Qualified (QTS) and experienced teacher of English and history; currently teaching both subjects at a secondary school in Kent. I have a great deal of experience with children with SEND. I teach Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and AS level. My main exam experience is with AQA. QTS with Canterbury Christchurch University and a regular history examiner with AQA. I have 4 years SEND teaching experience as well as teaching English as a foreign language. I also offer 5 years' home tutoring experience teaching history and English with references.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
QTS - Canterbury Christchurch University 2011 BA Hons history and English, Winchester University 1985 CELTA English as a foreign language 2010

Mr Jon W

I am a teacher with 25 years of classroom experience, comfortable with either home visits or remote learning. My main specialism is History but I also teach English up to GCSE and have a lot of experience with Entrance Exams and independent school scholarships. I ran the entrance exam and scholarship programme at a large independent school in Surrey for 7 years. I also offer UCAS advice and help with personal statements, if needed. I am friendly, approachable and adapt my teaching to the learner's needs and will always go the "extra mile".

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Geography, History, Homeschool, 11+, Study Skills, Politics, 13+, English Language, English Literature, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English and History University of Reading (1990). BA (Hons) 2i Modern History and International Relations, University of Reading (1988).

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How are Hove schools performing?

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

Hove primary school performance:

The Hove area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being St Luke's Primary School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils demonstrate a substantial love of learning and enjoy challenging themselves. Their behaviour and attitudes to learning are exemplary, and they feel safe and happy in school.”

The Hove 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Hove secondary school performance:

The Hove area has 23 secondary schools (one of the top being Varndean School with 62% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students’ attainment is improving over time. The school’s internal tracking, based on examinations already taken, indicates that students currently in Year 11 are set to exceed the national average.”

The Hove local authority has an average of 47% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Hove Ofsted ratings:

70% of Hove schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 9 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website