A Surrey-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Surrey 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 Surrey

Ms Victoria B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major exam boards. Examiner for Pearson (Edexcel). Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Gender, Society and Representation, University College London (2019). PGCE English, Canterbury Christchurch University (2014). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, University of Portsmouth (2013).

Mrs Linda S

I am a qualified and experienced teacher with many years' experience in both the state and private sectors, currently working as a private tutor, face-to-face and/or via Zoom. I teach English from Primary through Prep and up to GCSE and A Level; also Maths from Primary through to GCSE; and Sociology at GCSE and A Level. All my previous GCSE students have improved their grades by at least one band from school predictions; many have improved by two bands and several have increased by three. I have tutored numerous, successful 11+ and 13+ candidates and can also offer help with school entrance interview skills. I am patient and encouraging and my students grow in knowledge, skills and self-belief. I also have SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Careers Guidance, Sociology, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Educational Evaluation, University of Sussex (2010). PGCE University of Greenwich (2000). BA (Hons) University of Reading.

Ms Helen H

Qualified and experienced Science, Maths and English teacher, with experience teaching in mainstream and SEN schools, currently also a tutor supporting home schooling. Teaches Science, Maths and English from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Significant SEN experience supporting learners with behavioural issues, emotional and mental health difficulties, autism, anxiety, depression, low self-confidence, and learning difficulties.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MSc Radiation and Environmental Protection, University of Surrey (1986). BSc (Hons) Chemistry, University of Southampton (1978)

Mrs Rosy B

Very experienced 11+, Year 3-Year 7 English and Mathematics Tutor for Grammar and Independent Schools and general school curriculum for all years. I teach based on the needs of the student for the year group and for preparation for the 11+ and/or specific syllabus for independent schools (including scholarship) providing plenty of practice and exam/assessment papers focusing on strengthening weak areas. Many success stories. Techniques in study skills, checking answers and proof-reading and checking SPAG. I also include Verbal and Non-verbal reasoning if required. I improve confidence resulting in improving written English and Mathematics grades. Individual needs carefully addressed with appropriate resources and planning. I have a BA Hons degree in English, a PGCE in Teaching and Education and a CELTA qualification in Teaching Foreigners . I am currently doing an MA in English. I put students at ease, have a friendly approach and work to fulfill their potential at school and in exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE Greenwich University Adult and Post 16 Education (2006). BA (Hons) English, Open University (1996). CELTA in TEFL at International House, London (1988).

Miss Ellie F

I am a qualified and experienced Secondary Teacher of English. I have taught in Plymouth and an outstanding academy in London. I have conducted research in English pedagogy and deliver training to new English teachers. I am now undertaking an MSc at Brunel University in the Anthropology of Childhood, Youth and Education whilst tutoring. I have a first class undergraduate degree from the University of St Andrews in Anthropology with modules in History and English. I teach English across KS3, KS4 and KS5 and also offer preparation for scholarship, school entrance exams and interviews. I have experience in supervising the IB reflective project and extended essay. I have been an exam marker for language and literature Edexcel GCSE and taught both the AQA and Edexcel syllabus. I also have SEN experience. I am passionate about engaging students in their learning by tailoring my approach to take into account the whole person. I thoroughly enjoy working with young people to help them grow and develop.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Common Entrance, English Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, Study Skills, University Entrance, 11+, 13+
Qualifications:
MSc Anthropology of Childhood, Youth and Education, Brunel University (ongoing). PGDE Teach First at Bath Spa University (2018). BA 1st Class Degree (Hons) Anthropology with modules in Medieval, Middle Eastern and Modern History and comparative literature, University of St Andrews (2017).

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How are Surrey schools performing?

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

Surrey primary school performance:

The Surrey area has 450 primary schools (one of the top being St Alban's Catholic Primary School with 30% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils are deeply engaged with school life. Every pupil has a leadership role. For example, the Mini Vinnies ’’, part of the St. Vincent de Paul Society, work to make a difference in the local area.”

The Surrey local authority has an average of 70% 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 14% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Surrey secondary school performance:

The Surrey area has 165 secondary schools (one of the top being St John the Baptist Catholic Comprehensive School with 81% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“A very positive atmosphere has been developed through a rich and varied range of spiritual, moral, social and cultural activities. Students value these greatly.”

The Surrey local authority has an average of 52% 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%).

Surrey Ofsted ratings:

69% of Surrey schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 117 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website