A Staffordshire-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Mrs Helen H

Highly experienced English Consultant and Trainer nationally. Previously a Lead Assessment Writer, Principal Examiner and Trainer for AQA GCSE English. National consultant for Area Opportunity Programme. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level. Specialises in AQA. Can support preparations for School Entrance exams and for GCSE re-sits.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English and Social Sciences, Keele University (2002). LLB Law, Coventry University (2001).

Ms Danielle P

Qualified English Language and Literature teacher with MA Distinction in English Literary Research and ten years' experience teaching at both state and private schools in the UK and internationally. Most recently a teacher of the prestigious IB English A: Literature programme and the IGCSE plus several years' experience teaching AQA, OCR and Edexcel GCSE and A-Level. An 'intervention' teacher for two years in a previous role and developed skills and understanding of teaching children with many different SEN. Consistently above world average IB results and above national average GCSE rates. Highly competent with online teaching platforms (Zoom, Teams, Google Classroom, etc.) and virtual methods such as using Screencastify to capture key instructions to enable more effective use of online lesson time.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
MA English Literary Research, Nottingham Trent University (2006). BA (Hons) Media & Cultural Studies with English, Nottingham Trent University (2004).

Mrs Darinda C

Qualified Teacher, currently working with students from Year 7 to 11. Taking intervention lessons at Year 10 to 11 revision for GCSE. Working at Brookvale Groby Learning Campus. Offering confidence building in preparation for English Language and Literature GCSE’s. I have a 2:1 in English and an MA in Creative Writing. Sensitive and creative teaching to motivate those who are struggling or those that are looking to build on skills and gain higher grades.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher with English degree 2:1, Loughborough University MA in Creative Writing 2:1. (2009). Teaching Literature and Language booster classes to students in secondary school. Availability is flexible. I’d love to chat to discuss your child’s needs. Thank you.

Mrs Eleanor D

Qualified and experienced teacher of students from age 5 to adult. Currently working as a tutor of SEND and other students on 1:1 or small group basis. Able to teach Key Stage 2 Primary and Key Stage 3 curriculum as well as offering Philosophy, History, Religious Education, Citizenship, Business Studies and Law at all levels including GCSE and A level; also teaches Psychology and Sociology through to GCSE. Also Teaches English, Maths and Science up to GCSE, and Functional Skills tuition for all. Provides preparation for 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. Can support homeschooling. SEN experience in ASC (including high and low functioning autism, PDA and ODD), ADHD, SEMH, Dyspraxia, Dyslexia and MLD.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, Business, Computer Science, Psychology, English Literature, 13+, 11+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Philosophy, Sociology, Homeschool, Study Skills, Religious Studies, IT Skills, Law
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary with FE in History and Social Sciences, University of Keele (1998). LLB Law and History Joint Honours with subsidiaries in Education, Biology and Computing, University of Keele (1997).

Mrs Emily D

I am an experienced, friendly and enthusiastic teacher of English and Drama, who has been teaching for nine years - both in the classroom and as a home tutor. I have also been a GCSE English examiner for AQA for three years. I have always been passionate about English and Drama, having achieved A grades in both subjects at A Level (including 100% scores in several modules), a 2:1 in my Bachelors Degree in English and a Distinction in my MA in Writing. It is this passion and enthusiasm that allows me to teach effectively in both a classroom and one-to-one environment. In my spare time I love reading, writing, theatre, baking, long distance running and travel.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
MA in Writing (distinction) Warwick University (2016). PGCE Secondary English, University of East Anglia (2011). BA (Hons) English, University of East Anglia (2010).

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How are Staffordshire schools performing?

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

Staffordshire primary school performance:

The Staffordshire area has 412 primary schools (one of the top being Anson CofE (A) Primary School with 36% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils achieve exceptionally well. Most children start in the Reception class with skills that are broadly typical for their age. By the time they leave the school, all groups of pupils, including those with special educational needs and/or disabilities, have made excellent progress.”

The Staffordshire local authority has an average of 65% 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 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Staffordshire secondary school performance:

The Staffordshire area has 130 secondary schools (one of the top being The Friary School with 43% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The proportion of students achieving five or more good GCSEs including English and mathematics at the end of Year 11 is now well above the national average.”

The Staffordshire local authority has an average of 37% 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%).

Staffordshire Ofsted ratings:

77% of Staffordshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 59 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website