A Leicestershire-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Mr Ryan F

Qualified and experienced English, Maths and Humanities Teacher, also Head of Department and an examiner. Currently Second in Department, teaching History at a local girls' school. Able to teach from Key Stage 2 through to A level, having spent time in a Middle School. Teaches English Language and Literature, Maths, Geography, History, Politics, Philosophy and RE from Key Stage 3 to GCSE. Also offers A level tuition in History, Philosophy and RE. GCSE History examiner for AQA.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Geography, History, Politics, 13+, English Language, Religious Studies, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, Philosophy, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary History, School Direct (2016); BA Ancient History & Archaeology, Leicester University (2015) - achieved Distinction in 'Tomorrow's Teachers' Award for work with local sixth form pupils.

Miss Katie S

I am experienced with GCSE teaching of AQA and WJEC exam boards in English Literature and Language and can teach both groups and individuals. I focus on conveying content in an energetic, exciting way for young people and look to develop their skills through practice and regular marking. I am young and like to keep up with the interests of young people, allowing me to tailor their lessons to their interests. I am happy to travel to their home or complete sessions online.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) English, University of Leicester (2014).

Mrs Lindsay U

I am a dedicated and experienced English teacher with a passion for my subject. I am an Assistant Principal, Head of English and an experienced specialist leader in education (SLE) I have been teaching GCSE English language and literature for 10 years and A level literature for 8 years. I have a track record of outstanding results and I am very familiar with the AQA specification. Additionally, I am an experienced AQA literature examiner and have also taught the Edexcel specification.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
BA hons in Humanities with literature, Qualified Teacher, Specialist leader in Education, National Qualification in Senior Leadership.

Mr Michael R

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching English at The Streetly Academy part time as I am also a foster carer. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Examiner for English Literature. Provides preparation for School Entrance Exams, Scholarship and GCSE resits; also literacy tuition for adult learners. Can support home schooling. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, University of Worcester (2013). BA (Hons) Drama, Newman University (2010).

Mr Paul G

Qualified and experienced English and Maths Teacher, teaching English Language, English Literature and Maths; from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparations for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations, including Common Entrance. Provides support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and numeracy skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, IT Skills
Qualifications:
Conversion: Teaching Maths as a GCSE Subject [University of London, (2007) ] PGCE Secondary English, Drama and Media [Goldsmiths College, University of London (2004).]

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How are Leicestershire schools performing?

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

Leicestershire primary school performance:

The Leicestershire area has 270 primary schools (one of the top being Elizabeth Woodville Primary School with 26% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The determined and decisive action of leaders has led to improvements in reading, writing and mathematics across the school. Plans for improvement are ambitious and leaders have high expectations for staff and pupils.”

The Leicestershire 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 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Leicestershire secondary school performance:

The Leicestershire area has 92 secondary schools (one of the top being Manor High School with 62% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school is highly inclusive. Pupils from a wide range of backgrounds come together as a single community. They know and uphold the school’s core values of ‘Excellence-Inspiration-Care-Respect.’”

The Leicestershire local authority has an average of 44% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Leicestershire Ofsted ratings:

74% of Leicestershire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 42 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website