An Irlam-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Irlam 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 Irlam

Mrs Julie H

Hello, my name is Julie Hughes. I am an English Teacher. I have a Masters in English, a Cambridge DELTA, a BA (Hons) in TESOL and Spanish, and a Trinity Cert. TESOL. I have 14 years’ experience which includes EAP, IELTS, Business, General English (Beginner-Proficiency), Football English, GCSE English/Maths/Science and SEN, ESOL, and Teacher Training. I am also a trained IELTS Speaking examiner. I have been studying Mandarin at the University of Manchester. I have undertaken research on EAP and presented at IATEFL & BALEAP 2019. I am a BALEAP TEAP Associate Fellow, and a Fellow of the HEA. I have taught people from all over the world including Premier League footballers, their families, coaches and directors at the training ground and their homes. I have taught British university students at Foundation and Postgraduate level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
Cambridge DELTA Distance DELTA/ International House London (2013). MA English, University Of Central Lancashire (2011). BA (Hons) Tesol & Spanish, University of Central Lancashire (2009).

Mrs Lucy M

With over 16 years experience, I am a highly qualified Primary Teacher and Senior Leader. I teach across the Primary age range including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. I offer preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams as well as tuition for all subjects across the 3-11 age range. I am confident with leading online teaching and face-to-face lessons. Previously I worked as a Key Stage 2 Sat's marker and I have lots of previous tutoring experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Homeschool, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, SATs, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
MA Educational Studies (2014). BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS (2005).

Mr Wayne C

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently home tutoring a GCSE pupil with Halton Council. I also work in Halton Student Centre tutoring a wide range of pupils with various needs. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for home schooling, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams, GCSE and IGCSE resits, literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Vast SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE, Liverpool Hope University (2003). BA (Hons) English Literature, Liverpool John Moores University (1998).

Miss Nicola M

I am a qualified and experienced practising English teacher, with extensive experience teaching English at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 in both independent and state schools. I am also currently teaching on the teacher training course sharing Ofsted Outstanding Teaching Practice. I have an excellent proven record of success at GCSE and IGCSE English, with 100% pass rate for the past three years at Level 4 above, with a number of students exceeding their target grades. I also taught a re-sit GCSE group that all passed with at least a grade 4; some of the students had previously only achieved a Level 2. A number of my students have also achieved the very top Grade 9 at GCSE and I offer both support and extensive stretch and challenge in my lessons. I am passionate about my subject and this is key in promoting student engagement and academic success. I am also a current team leader for GCSE and A Level English exam marking.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, English Literature, Study Skills, SATs, 11+, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, University Entrance, 13+, English Language, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE Leeds University. MA Leeds University English -Distinction and BA (Hons) First Class English, Leeds University

Mrs Sarah B

Resilient and emotionally intelligent Teacher and senior academic leader; empowered, encouraged and challenged disadvantaged and high-calibre pupils during 20+ years in Education and Special Education Needs (SEND). Acknowledged for realising significant positive change through innovative personalised holistic practices and creative learning strategies, having been instrumental in turning around a school from “Requires Improvement” to “Good” by OFSTED. Overcome barriers to academic success across all cultural, ethnic and social groups having embedded a passion for strong values and inclusion. Committed towards personal development; enhanced awareness surrounding current thinking relating to special education while studying attitudes to social, emotional, mental health, disability, human rights and equality during ongoing Master’s degree. Tutoring focus: Key Skills, Literacy - Reading, Writing, Speaking and listening, PSD, Numeracy, Additional needs, Psychometric testing available for Years 4 - 11.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Study Skills, Homeschool
Qualifications:
Masters of Education, Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, Middlesex University (Ongoing). NASENCO Award (Masters Level) Pass with Merit, Edgehill University (2016). BA (2:1 Hons) Secondary Education with QTS, Technology: Home Economics and Textiles, University of Northumbria (2000).

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How are Irlam schools performing?

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

Irlam primary school performance:

The Irlam area has 27 primary schools (one of the top being English Martyrs' RC Primary School with 23% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement and progress are good. Pupils leave school with above average standards in reading, writing and mathematics.”

The Irlam local authority has an average of 77% 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 18% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Irlam secondary school performance:

The Irlam area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being Urmston Grammar Academy with 91% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is an outstanding school which provides very good value for money. It has a warm and friendly atmosphere within which students thrive and achieve highly. The ethos of tolerance and encouragement, achievement and success is enthusiastically promoted by all staff and proudly esteemed by students. Provision is enhanced by the school's specialist science status and more recent specialist languages designation.”

The Irlam local authority has an average of 62% 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%).

Irlam Ofsted ratings:

84% of Irlam schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 5 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website