A Kettering-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Kettering 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 Kettering

Mrs Anita P

Experienced and skilled Primary Teacher for over 17 years, currently teaching at a school in Oadby, Leicester. Teaching all subjects and ages across the Primary Curriculum, including an additional specialism in French. Extensive understanding of additional needs such as High-functioning Autism, Gifted and Talented, or pupils who struggle to focus or demonstrate their abilities within a classroom setting; experience includes several years of delivering workshops and supporting families with an ASD diagnosis. Recent experience of tutoring children to help fill Covid related gaps. Passionate about children reaching or exceeding their full learning potential.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, French, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, University of Manchester (2003). BA (Hons) Social and Cultural Studies, University of Nottingham (1999).

Mrs Charlotte M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English and Drama since 1994 and is currently Head of Drama, Teacher of English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all exam boards. Head of year 9 and 10 and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead. Is familiar with all of the major exam boards and has been an examiner for AQA for the last four years. I have tutored English A Level/GCSE on revision courses and at summer schools and have achieved some excellent results. I have also tutored a number of students to prepare for school entrance examinations. I currently teach GCSE/ A Level Drama and am very familiar with a number of exam boards. I am a very patient and caring teacher who can successfully get the best out of every student. I am experienced in working with students with a wide range of SEN learning needs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE English and Drama, Middlesex University (1994). BA (Hons) English and Drama, Warwick University (1992).

Mrs Meera C

I am currently an English, Media and Film Studies teacher, with 6 years experience. For English, I teach key stage 3 and 4 to the AQA English Language and Literature specification. Whilst, for GCSE Film Studies, I teach the WJEC Film Studies specification.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MTeach Communication and Media Studies, Institute of Education UCL (2018). PGCE Secondary English, Institute of Education UCL (2015). BA (Hons) Media, Nottingham Trent University (2014).

Ms Luella M

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher with over 13 years experience teaching and leading across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2; offering the full range of subjects to all Primary ages and abilities. Director of Inclusion experience therefore excellent understanding of SEN and gifted and talented. Previously employed as a county adviser for Primary English - KS2 reading and writing are areas of expertise. Naturally nurturing and encouraging approach to learning - mother of 3: ages 8, 16 and 19. Supports SATs and 11+ preparation.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Homeschool, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, University of Northampton (2006). BA (Hons) Learning and Teaching, University of Northampton (2005).

Dr Wendy S

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently tutoring full time. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1, 2 and 3. Also a qualified English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher. Experienced in academic writing and functional English, as well as Business English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PhD (Drama and Theatre Arts), University of the Free State, South Africa (2011). Bachelor of Psychology (Hons), University of the Free State, South Africa (2019). Higher Education Diploma (PGCE equivalent), University of the Free State, South Africa (2002).Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL), The TEFL Academy, Ireland (2020).

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How are Kettering schools performing?

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

Kettering primary school performance:

The Kettering area has 24 primary schools (one of the top being St Thomas More Catholic Primary School with 25% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers often use what pupils have learned previously to make links between different areas of the curriculum. This strengthens pupils’ knowledge and understanding.”

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

 

Kettering secondary school performance:

The Kettering area has 8 secondary schools (one of the top being Bishop Stopford School with 74% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students' performance in the core subjects at Key Stage 3, in all subjects at GCSE and at advanced level is well above the national average and this represents outstanding achievement in relation to students' starting points. This success is a credit to the students, who have excellent attitudes, behaviour and a desire to do well in everything they do.”

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

Kettering Ofsted ratings:

61% of Kettering schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 7 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website