An Essex-based History teacher to your home or online

Our History Tutors in Essex 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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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.

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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 History teachers in Essex

Miss Ella B

I'm a qualified teacher with a First Class degree in History from Cambridge University. I have experience teaching in a wide range of schools, including primary and SEN, so combine my knowledge of primary and secondary to give affective support to those students making the transition. I currently tutor GCSE and A level history students and younger students working towards the 11+ and school entrance exams. My teaching approach is open, respectful and bespoke. I tailor my approach depending on the needs of the student. I can offer academically rigorous teaching, which challenges and pushes students, but equally can build the confidence of students by making subjects accessible.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, History, 13+, 11+, School Entrance Exams, Sociology, University Entrance, Politics
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS, Secondary History, Sunderland University (2021). BA (Hons) History, Cambridge University, First Class (2020).

Miss Kitty S

Qualified and experienced teacher of History and Head of the History department at City Height's Academy. Teaches across the secondary curriculum including Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. Experience teaching across all major exam boards helping students to excel at GCSE and A-Level examinations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History
Qualifications:
PGDE, Teach First, UCL Institute of Education (2021). BA (Hons) History, King's College London (2019).

Mr John B

Qualified and experienced History Teacher with over forty years of teaching experience, including as Head of Department in State Schools, Colleges and Independent Schools, currently a full time History Tutor. Teaches History A Level across all the major exam boards. e,g AQA The Tudors (1485-1603) (1C) , Stuart Britain (1D) , Germany 1918-1945 (2O) and Russia 1917-53 (2N), Edexcel Paper 3 Lancastrians Yorkists and Henry VII and Rebellion and disorder under the Tudors. 0CR the Wars of the Roses, the early and LaterTudors and Russia and the Soviet union 1855 onwards Teaches GCSE and IGCSE specialising especially in AQA and Edexcel and OCR syllabuses. Focuses particukarly on exam technique using past exam papers. Notes are provided on many topics e.g AQA Conflict and Tension 1918-1939, and Germany 1890-1945, - Weimar and Nazi Germany, Russia 1894-1941, the United States 1920-1973, Superpower Relations and the Cold War and Power and the People.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History
Qualifications:
PGCE History, Institute for Education (1975). BA (Hons) History, University of London (1974).

Mr Denis L

Qualified and experienced Teacher, University Lecturer and Training Consultant, currently a full time tutor. Teaches Law, English Literature, History and Politics at A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches English as a Second Language

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, EFL or ESL, Law, Politics, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Law, Institute of Education, University of London (2012). LLB (Hons) University of Westminster (1992). RSA Diploma TEFL, Hammersmith College (1987). BA (Hons) French and Philosophy, National University of Ireland (1979).

Mr Benjamin T

Qualified and experienced History and Politics Teacher, currently Assistant Head at Wimbledon High School. Teaches History from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level: also teaches Politics from GCSE through to A Level across the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History, Politics
Qualifications:
PGCE History, The Institute of Education, University of London (2010). MA Modern History, Royal Holloway, University of London (2009). BA (Hons) History, Royal Holloway, University of London (2006).

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How are Essex schools performing?

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

Essex primary school performance:

The Essex area has 541 primary schools (one of the top being Shenfield St. Mary's Church of England Primary School with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“St Mary's is a happy, thriving and high-achieving school. Standards at the end of Year 6 are exceptionally high and pupils make excellent progress as they move through the school.”

The Essex 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%).

 

Essex secondary school performance:

The Essex area has 134 secondary schools (one of the top being Colchester County High School for Girls with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Colchester County High School for Girls is an outstanding school that continues to offer an exceptionally high quality of education. It continues to strive for, and achieves excellence in all that it does.”

The Essex local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Essex Ofsted ratings:

77% of Essex schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 82 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website