A Keighley-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Keighley 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 Keighley

Ms Abby W

I am an experienced Primary and SEN teacher, fluent in uncontracted Braille and have prior experience teaching students who are blind. I have taught ages 5-16 the KS1 and KS2 national curriculum along with functional life skills. I am passionate about teaching fundamental knowledge to equip students with long-lasting life skills.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Careers Guidance, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary (SEN) School Direct, Sheffield Hallam (2021). BSc (Hons) Psychology, University of Lincoln (2019).

Mrs Hannah S

I have worked for fourteen years as a Primary School Teacher and taught in three challenging inner-city schools in the Sheffield area. My role as Phase Leader involved managing a team of six teachers and teaching assistants and I have also mentored PGSE teachers through their NQT year. My primary focus is to offer engaging and challenging experiences for all children, allowing them to develop self-confidence and a belief in their abilities. Within my role as SEN subject leader, I have significant experience working with children with Special Educational Needs and am highly experienced in planning and delivering lessons that cater to the needs of all children. I provide online tuition face to face (or via Zoom) and my sessions are highly personalised to allow children to make good progress through the curriculum.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Degree in English Literature from The University of West of England, Bristol, 2004. Qualified Teaching Status (Primary Teaching)

Mrs Patricia O

Qualified and experienced Teacher of English Language and English Literature. Provides preparation for 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. (Student success with entrance to SGGS, Ermysted's, Ripon, Heckmondwike, North Halifax) SEN experience particularly in the teaching of reading. Led school initiative to raise levels of literacy. Provides literacy and functional skills tuition for adults, and EAL.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, EFL or ESL, SATs, 13+, English Language, English Literature, 11+, Homeschool, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Linguistics for English Language Teaching, Lancaster University (1989). PGCE English, Birmingham University (1975). BA (Hons) English, Leeds University (1968).

Miss Dalia C

Fully qualified and experienced teacher, very experienced in 11 Plus and 13 Plus tuition for schools nationwide, with a record of successful results. Independent school, CEM and GL specifications are covered. At 13+, English is a specialism and lessons focus on helping pupils to develop the skills for detailed analysis of texts and well-crafted writing required at this level, underpinned by encouraging ambitious vocabulary. Maths, English, Verbal and Non-Verbal reasoning are covered at 11+ level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, German, English Language, English Literature, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
MA in International Education Policy and Leadership, University of Leeds (2018). PGCE Secondary Modern Languages, Oxford University (2016). MA (Hons) German and Philosophy, University of St Andrews (2015).

Mr Luke D

Education professional with a background in Primary School teaching. Over a decade's worth of experience working in Devon and Greater Manchester working across KS2 primarily- working as a classroom teacher, French specialist teacher, PPA teacher and Art specialist teacher. I have also supported groups of children and individuals with their 11+ examinations for entry to grammar school. These have been local to Manchester as well as nationally. I aim a Fine Art, French and English Language specialist having both tutored these subjects to both children and adults. I acknowledge different learning styles and ways of interpreting different ideas. I am to tailor make sessions to suit their abilities and interests. I believe in a question based led approach to tutoring which sparks curiosity for the learner where they can take on an active role in their learning- promoting independence always . Extensive experience of supporting children with a variety of needs, including Dyslexia and Autism.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Geography, French, English Language, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, University of Exeter, St Lukes College (2012). BA (Hons) University of Chester (2008)

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How are Keighley schools performing?

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

Keighley primary school performance:

The Keighley area has 24 primary schools (one of the top being Harden Primary School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The progress pupils are making across key stages 1 and 2 is not consistently good in writing and mathematics. This is because the quality of teaching is variable.”

The Keighley 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Keighley secondary school performance:

The Keighley area has 6 secondary schools (one of the top being Bingley Grammar School with 50% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students’ achievement has improved since the previous inspection so that it is now good because effective management of teaching ensures that the quality is now good and, increasingly, outstanding.”

The Keighley local authority has an average of 35% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 92% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Keighley Ofsted ratings:

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

Source: Gov.UK Website