A Northumberland-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Northumberland 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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Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

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.

We do the work for you

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 Northumberland

Mr Ryan C

Experienced teacher of English Literature & Language, with experience teaching in Japan and China in addition to the UK, now tutoring full time. Teaches English Literature through to university level; teaches English Language through to GCSE and IGCSE level. Supports preparations for Oxbridge admissions.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
MSt English 1700-1830 (Distinction), University of Oxford (2018). MA (Hons) English Literature (First Class Honours), University of Glasgow (2016).

Mrs Sally W

I am an enthusiastic and dynamic qualified primary teacher with experience working in schools in the UK and overseas. I have eight years of experience working with children from the ages of 0-17years. I hold a TEFL qualification and am trained in Philosophy for Children (P4C) and autism. Having originally trained in design, I always try to apply creativity to my lessons and believe that education should always be enjoyable. Alongside my work in schools, I have tutored both children and adults in English, maths, phonics, science, art and design, DT, English as a foreign language and 11+ exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, French, EFL or ESL, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education with QTS, Newcastle University (2020). TEFL 120hr Advanced Certificate (2015). BA (Hons) Surface Design, University of The Arts London (2014).

Mr Jonathan K

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, currently working as Head of Department in a North East college. Teaches GCSE English Language, GCSE English Literature, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards, also currently working as an examiner, as well as holding the role of Lead English Expert for AQA (offering training to practitioners in schools and colleges across the country on their behalf). Also holds a DfE recognised leadership qualification and has had work published on a range of educational websites.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English, University of Newcastle (2011). BA (Hons) English, University of Teesside (2008).

Miss Claire S

I have been a teacher since 2003 working in a variety of educational establishments with middle leadership experience. I have taught KS3-5 English Literature and English Language. In addition to this, I have also taught KS4/5 Media Studies and KS5 Film Studies. I am also an examiner for various boards and have taught an array of exam boards. Additionally I am a team leader for English Language Paper 1. My examiner experience is invaluable in assessing the needs of students and looking on how to approach exam questions. I have taught students of varying academic abilities and have been praised in observations on my ability to endure my teaching ensures all learners are engaged.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Newcastle University (2003). BA (Hons) English Literature (2001).

Miss Amy B

My name is Amy and I am a qualified English Teacher able to tutor KS2, KS3 and KS4 I currently teach virtually allowing me to be more flexible and tutor across the UK. I work in a secondary school and have been DBS checked and also I have experience working with SEN pupils. I am passionate about helping students engage with English as a subject and help boost their confidence and grades. Member of the Chartered College of Teaching (MCCT).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Durham University. QTS Shotton Hall SCITT BA (Hons) English, Sunderland University.

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How are Northumberland schools performing?

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

Northumberland primary school performance:

The Northumberland area has 178 primary schools (one of the top being Allendale Primary School with 39% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching across the school is good and some is outstanding. Teachers have high expectations of what pupils can achieve and pupils work hard to rise to the challenge.”

The Northumberland local authority has an average of 66% 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Northumberland secondary school performance:

The Northumberland area has 52 secondary schools (one of the top being The King Edward VI Academy with 60% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The sixth form is outstanding. Outstanding leadership of this highly inclusive sixth form underpins a broad curriculum and the exceptional performance of students. Results at A-level are significantly above national averages.”

The Northumberland local authority has an average of 43% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 93% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Northumberland Ofsted ratings:

80% of Northumberland schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 30 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website