A Northamptonshire-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Ms Samantha B

Enthusiastic English Tutor, I am a Senior Leader in a Secondary school. I am also an exam marker with AQA. I have been tutoring with a 100% success rate for ten years. I specialise in GCSE’s and have knowledge of all boards and have taught IGCSE. I am passionate about education and English. I work with the students to build confidence in their own ability. I able to fill any gaps in skills, knowledge and understanding to enable students to become successful. I can adapt my teaching to cater for the students preferred style of learning. I use resources to support learning and revision.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Leicester University. BA (Hons) English 2:1 De Montfort University.

Mrs Praema S

I am a 37 year old mum to 2 young children. I am an enthusiastic person by nature and always put my everything thing into the things I do. I absolutely love teaching and love using stories, songs and plenty of resources to make learning fun. As a family with young children, my free time is often spent exploring the countryside, splashing in puddles or searching for bugs. I qualified with a first class degree in Primary Education (with QTS) in 2009 and have worked in 2 amazing schools since then as a classroom teacher. In 2014, I launched into tutoring and set up my own tutoring company with who support children online and face-to-face support (5-18 year olds). I strongly believe that our job as teachers is to modify our approach, style and focus to completely meet a child's needs. I believe in building confidence and a love of learning, not just simply 'chalk and talk'. I am creative, fun and love lessons to be full of laughter. Covering English, maths and science from 5 to 18 as well as experience with 11+.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, Geography, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Primary Education (with QTS) First class degree (2009).

Mr Martin R

I am a full time English tutor and have 5 years experience teaching, including roles of KS4 Assistant College Principal, KS4 English co-ordinator, as well as being a GCSE Examiner for AQA English Literature. I`m an enthusiastic, passionate, and experienced English teacher, with experience of being in charge of over 200 students in their GCSE English. I also have experience as an examiner for the latest specifications, so can give specific, targeted and helpful guidance. I have taught English Literature and Language to the entire age and ability range and will personalise any programme to suit the individual needs of the student. I have been tutoring for years and have extensive experience with students from a range of backgrounds. Students have gone from being predicted Grade 3s to achieving Grade 7s. 100% of the students I tutor pass with flying colours, and over 70% have achieved Grade 7 or higher. I am friendly and very patient, and hope to make tuition an enjoyable experience for all my students.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE English Nottingham University (2014), Merit. BA (Hons) History, first class, Durham University (2012).

Miss Emma G

I am a qualified teacher with a First class BA Hons degree in primary education. I am currently a foundation stage teacher with several years experience across the primary age including EYFS, KS1 and KS2. I specialise in phonics and English and I am currently the lead in these areas within my school. I have several years experience of supporting children with both the year 2 and year 6 SATs as well as preparing for grammar school entry exams. I strongly believe that every child has the potential to achieve phenomenal outcomes and I adapt my teaching styles and approaches to each individual learner.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Early Years Education with QTS, Sheffield Hallam University.

Mr Pete T

Award-winning environmentalist, qualified and experienced Primary Teacher and National Tuition Programme Tutor., supporting all core subjects within the National Primary Curriculum. Mentoring adults and pupils for their functional skills rests, SATS, 7+, 8+, 11+, 13+ and Common Entrance Examination Preparation. Became a volunteer member of London Search & Rescue in 2018 and a Trustee for an international sustainable development charity in 2015.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 13+, Common Entrance, University Entrance, Homeschool, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. Advanced TEFL Certificate (2020). TKAT SCITT Teacher Training (2020). Post Graduate Diploma in Management Studies, (Distinction), University of Leicester (2008). BSc (Hons) Environmental Science (Class 2:1), University of Wolverhampton (1994).

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How are Northamptonshire schools performing?

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

Northamptonshire primary school performance:

The Northamptonshire area has 169 primary schools (one of the top being The Bramptons Primary School with 6% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers accurately check how well pupils are progressing, so planning of learning usually involves demanding activities that are well matched to pupils’ different abilities.”

The Northamptonshire 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%).

 

Northamptonshire secondary school performance:

The Northamptonshire area has 42 secondary schools (one of the top being Northampton Academy with 47% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Behaviour is good and students feel safe at the academy. Students recognise the positive changes since the last inspection. They say that this has helped them to improve their behaviour and achievement.”

The Northamptonshire local authority has an average of 47% 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%).

Northamptonshire Ofsted ratings:

76% of Northamptonshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 26 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website