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.

First lesson guarantee

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

Mrs Sarah S

I teach English Language (and Literature) for GCSE (AQA exam board), with 8 years experience as an English teacher, plus the last 4 years working 30hrs+ in private tutoring. My engaging and personalised style is often commented on and pupils make very good progress. I make it my aim to identify and address key areas to boost confidence and achievement rapidly, as well as building vocabulary and supporting pupils’ wider knowledge and understanding of the world, which is so essential for attainment in English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, French, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, SATs, Homeschool, Study Skills, 11+
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) English with Qualified Teacher Status, Warwick University (2000).

Mr William L

A qualified teacher of Humanities with QTS. I have six years' of teaching experience which include three in the UK and three spent teaching in public schools in Korea. Teaches Philosophy, Religious Studies and Geography through to AS level; teaches History and English from Prep and Key Stage 3 to GCSE level. Recently assisted in designing new a new curriculum for GCSE RE at my current school. Provide preparation for School Entrance Exams. In addition, I am a CELTA Qualified teacher of English as a second language, who specialises in teaching ESL students.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Geography, History, EFL or ESL, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance, Philosophy
Qualifications:
PGCE Humanities, Leicester University (2018). CELTA Certificate (2013). BA (Hons) Philosophy and Religious Studies, Lancaster University (2012).

Miss Michelle S

I am a qualified teacher of 24 years. I teach a variety of subjects from P level to A level, to mainstream students and those with additional needs. I also teach piano and life skills. I am approachable, friendly and always tailor my lessons to the individual. I look forward to teaching you.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Psychology, French, Study Skills, English Language, SATs, English Literature
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) in Music, English, Psychology and Special Educational Needs.

Mr Bryn D

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Head of English at Broadway Academy. Teaches English language and English Literature from prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major exam boards. Supports preparations for GCSE re-sits, 13+ and School Entrance exams. AQA Assistant Examiner. Teach First Lead Associate Tutor for English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, 13+, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Birmingham City University (2014). BA (Hons) English, University of Leicester (2012).

Miss Charlotte G

Hi, I'm Charlotte, a qualified Primary School Teacher of 7 years. I gained a 2:1 Honors Degree in English Language and Literature from the University of Birmingham in 2012. I then went on to successfully complete my PGCE in 2013. Since then I have taught in various primary schools, including in EYFS, KS1 and KS2. I have also done some private tuition and currently provide tuition online for both British and overseas students. In addition to this, I also hold a Level 5 TEFL Certificate and currently teach pupils how to speak English. I can offer lessons in Writing, Reading and Maths according to the National Curriculum, or a combination of these. I have lots of experience of teaching children with SEN and EAL. I'm really enjoying teaching online and adapting my classroom to make it virtual! If we can't meet in person, I'll make sure I provide tuition of a very high standard. I use positive behaviour management strategies and lots of praise.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Newman University (2013). BA (2:1 Hons) English, University of Birmingham (2012).

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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