A West Yorkshire-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Mrs Marie R

Qualified and experienced teacher of History, and English Language and Literature, with over 36 years' experience at Adwick School, and as a tutor. Now semi retired, offering private tuition and occasionally working with disaffected students at Outwood Academy. Teaches History from Key Stage 3, to GCSE and A level; and English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 to GCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE History with English and RE, University of Manchester (1979). BA (Hons) History, 2:1 University of Manchester (1978).

Mr Ian R

Professional teacher and tutor with over 25 years of experience in teaching in state, grammar, private and private British international schools overseas. Have extensive experience of delivering A level and IB Diploma History. 25 years experience of delivering GCSE Mathematics and GCSE English with an outstanding pass rate. Furthermore, I have been an examiner for Cambridge and team leader in IB Diploma exams for over 20 years. I have a proven record of improving grades for public examinations, facilitating scholarships for entrance exams and helping students gain grades for university admission in the UK, Europe, US and Asia.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, English, History, Economics, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature, Sociology, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA Honours Economic History. University of Sheffield. Postgraduate Certificate of Education History and English. University of Sheffield. Postgraduate Certificate Research Methods. University of Nottingham. Currently working on a doctoral thesis in History. Brunel University.

Mr Helen W

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, with 20 years of experience teaching in Secondary Schools, now tutoring full time. Teaches English from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE with experience with AQA, WJEC, and IGCSE. Teaches English Literature and English Language. Has experience of marking GCSE exams also. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. Provides support for GCSE resits and literacy skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Edge Hill University (2001). BA (Hons) Literature, Life and Thought, Liverpool John Moores (2000).

Mrs Nichola M

Qualified and experienced KS3/4 English teacher. Over 10 years experience teaching a wide range of students English Language, Literature and Media Studies. Lots of experience with students with SEND, including students with ASD, dyslexia etc. Also an experienced home tutor working with KS4 students in preparation for their English Language and Literature GCSEs.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:

Miss Victoria H

Qualified and experienced teacher of English holding the post of Lead Teacher. Currently teaching English Language and English Literature from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE with significant knowledge of the AQA exam board where I have marked English Literature and Language papers for the past 6 consecutive years. BA Hons in English Language and PGCE from Edge Hill University 2008.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English 2008

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How are Yorkshire schools performing?

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

Yorkshire primary school performance:

The Yorkshire area has 371 primary schools (one of the top being Crakehall Church of England Primary School with 6% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils make good progress as a result of well-planned teaching. Leaders’ thorough monitoring prevents pupils from falling behind.”

The Yorkshire 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%).

 

Yorkshire secondary school performance:

The Yorkshire area has 85 secondary schools (one of the top being Ripon Grammar School with 99% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school offers an outstanding curriculum that includes a wide range of optional subjects at both GCSE and A-level and which meets students’ needs exceptionally well. Students are well-rounded, confident individuals.”

The Yorkshire 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 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Yorkshire Ofsted ratings:

73% of Yorkshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 60 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website