An Islington-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Islington 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 Islington

Mrs Linda S

I am a qualified and experienced teacher with many years' experience in both the state and private sectors, currently working as a private tutor, face-to-face and/or via Zoom. I teach English from Primary through Prep and up to GCSE and A Level; also Maths from Primary through to GCSE; and Sociology at GCSE and A Level. All my previous GCSE students have improved their grades by at least one band from school predictions; many have improved by two bands and several have increased by three. I have tutored numerous, successful 11+ and 13+ candidates and can also offer help with school entrance interview skills. I am patient and encouraging and my students grow in knowledge, skills and self-belief. I also have SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Careers Guidance, Sociology, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Educational Evaluation, University of Sussex (2010). PGCE University of Greenwich (2000). BA (Hons) University of Reading.

Ms Heather Frances G

I’m an experienced, caring and reflective practitioner with a strong history of raising GCSE attainment in a short space of time. I’ve been teaching English Literature and Language in both state and private schools, over the last 12 years. I’ve also taught GCSE Media and A Level Literature, along with a few years of teaching KS2 English (along with a few other Humanities based subjects). I’ve also taught Dance and Drama at Key Stage 3, I’m a qualified journalist and I’ve been Key Stage 3 English Lead on three occasions in my career! I write for pleasure still, and of course actively read for pleasure! Currently I’m reading Bill Bryson’s ‘The Body’ as I love his journalistic style, having just finished ‘Notes from a Small Island’. I possess strong experience of teaching to most exam boards - WJEC, IGCSE (I’m an accredited moderator), AQA and some Edexcel (though not Literature). I’ve privately tutored throughout my career, Year 7 to GCSE students - mainly Y10s and Y11s with achieved grades double than predicted.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English with Drama, St Lukes Exeter University (2010). BA (Hons) Journalism, University of Sheffield (2005).

Mrs Sian S

When working with me, a tutor who is passionate and empathetic and who knows that each individual learns differently, students will develop their love of learning, improve self-esteem and make excellent progress in a short amount of time. I am a qualified English teacher and Special Educational Needs Coordinator with over 10 years of experience in both state and private sector and I have a proven track record of supporting students to be the best that they can be. My lessons are engaging and individually tailored and have an emphasis on a love of learning. What I enjoy about 1:1 teaching is getting to know individuals and adapting lessons to their passions and interests. It also allows me to work at a pace that best suits your child’s learning and establish a meaningful and open dialogue that allows each individual to overcome areas of difficulty or develop areas and strength.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Certificate in Trauma and Mental Health Informed Schools and Communities, Institute for Arts in Therapy and Education (ongoing). National Award for Special Educational Needs Coordination, University of Hertfordshire (2019). PGCE Secondary English with Qualified Teacher Status, Durham University (2011). BSc (Hons) Medical Anthropology, Durham University (2009).

Mrs Liz W

Qualified and experienced Geography teacher, currently Head of Department at Helena Romanes School in Great Dunmow. I have marked for the AQA exam board in the past. I currently teach Geography from primary and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all Exam Boards. I have a role in my current school as a One Plan coordinator, where I work with students with SEND. I have experience in English and Maths GCSE tuition also and have had experience in home school settings as I currently work part time. I have availability on a Monday or Saturday at present, or Thursday evening 6.30pm.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Geography
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography.

Mr Dawan S

Qualified and experienced Computer Science and Core Skills Teacher, currently teaching at the Brittons Academy. Teaches Computer Science and IT Skills from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; teaching Geography, History, Maths and Science through to GCSE, IGCSE; teaching English Language and Literature through to Key Stage 3. Provides support for School Entrance Examinations. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, History, Computer Science, EFL or ESL, English Language, 13+, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, IT Skills, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Computer Science, University of East London (2017). Qualified Teacher Status (2017). BA (Hons) Economics and Enterprise, North London University (2004).

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