A Stirling-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Stirling 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 Stirling

Mr Phil G

I have been a former headteacher at two private and two state schools and was a founding director of a Free School in Newcastle upon Tyne. I have experience teaching across the age ranges [KS2-5] and have particular expertise in Biology & Chemistry. I have been teaching two home-educated students in preparation for their GCSE's and working with a number of Y5 & 6 students as they prepare for SAT Tests and/ or 11+ examinations for selective secondary schools. I use a variety of teaching styles and teaching materials and make my learning personalised to the needs of the students. I am a founding member of the Chartered College of Teaching and a member of the American School Counsellors Association.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Philosophy, English Language, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
MEd, University of Bristol. BEd, University of Winchester. Certificate in Education, University of Birmingham.

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).

Mrs Mhairi G

Qualified and experienced primary teacher with over 25 years experience at KS1 and KS2. Most of my experience has been at KS2 and I have lots of experience teaching French, Spanish and EFL in the primary too. I can teach EFL and English to KS3 level. I can offer all other subjects at primary level. I am passionate about learning myself and enjoy helping children learn.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, French, Spanish, EFL or ESL, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Aberdeen. LLB Glasgow University.

Mrs Alison S

I have many years experience working with a range of children, young people and adults with learning challenges. I have trained Assistants and Teachers in how to support learners. I have been the Dyslexia Consultant for an inner-city senior school, assessing children's needs and supporting the teachers to be able to help them. I am patient and understanding and believe that each learner is unique with their own talents and areas of success. I have a daughter with learning difficulties who has written a book. I am a specialist in Functional Skills, English and Maths. I have taught Citizenship and am able to teach History and social sciences up to GCSE level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Homeschool
Qualifications:
MA Lifelong Learning, University of Nottingham (2007). Level 5 Teaching Adult Numeracy, DeMontfort University (2006). Level 4 Teaching Adult Literacy, University of Bedford (2005). PGCE University of Nottingham (2004). BA (Hons) Ministry, University of Nottingham (2003).

Dr Katherine P

Qualified primary teacher, currently working at Carolside Primary School. Currently teaches at First Level (KS1) with strong experience across Early Years (EYFS) and Second Level (KS2). Trained in Reading Recovery Methodologies, Meeting Learners' Needs (SEN/ASN), and supporting Quality Numeracy Experiences. Offers support in all core areas in the Curriculum for Excellence, from Early Years to Second Level, as well as standardised test preparation and home schooling. A university lecturer (qualified), also provides support in school and university entrance exams, scholarship applications, English Literature (undergraduate level), academic writing, and English as an Additional Language.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, University Entrance, SATs, 11+
Qualifications:
PGDE, University of the West of Scotland (2019). PhD History of Art, University of Glasgow (2011). MA (Hons - first class) English Literature and History of Art, University of Glasgow (2005).

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How are Stirling schools performing?

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

Stirling primary school performance:

The Stirling area has primary schools (one of the top being with % of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
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The Stirling local authority has an average of % 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 % achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Stirling secondary school performance:

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

From their latest Oftsed report:
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The Stirling local authority has an average of % of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of % of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Stirling Ofsted ratings:

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

Source: Gov.UK Website