A Gloucestershire-based History teacher to your home or online

Our History Tutors in Gloucestershire 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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Just a few of our History teachers in Gloucestershire

Mr John G

I have taught History in state and independent schools for over thirty years. During this time I have been a GCSE and A-level examiner, specialising in Modern World History (GCSE) and both Anglo-Saxon and Norman History and Early Modern English and European History (A-level). I have had three A-level study guides on Early Modern History published. I have had success in preparing students for Oxbridge entrance and the HAT. Nevertheless, I am committed to helping students of any ability to achieve the best grade possible for him or her. In addition to teaching History, I am also an experienced Higher Education Adviser. I provide students with a detailed introduction to the UCAS system and provide individual support throughout the application process, with tailored guidance on selecting courses in all subject areas and writing personal statements. Finally, I am an experienced EPQ supervisor (AQA) and centre coordinator.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History, University Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE Cambridge University (1988). MA Cambridge University (1987). BA (Hons) Cambridge University (1983).

Mrs Rebecca P

My name is Rebecca and I'm an English and History teacher, with 17 years experience and with a track record of students making excellent progress. I have personable approach and create bespoke resources, supporting students' individual needs and requirements. In addition I am an examiner and have up to date knowledge and experience of exam topics and specifications. I examine for Edexcel (GCSE History and Moderator for A Level History) and have taught across exam boards and specifications for both English and History (AQA/ WJEC and OCR). I also have SEN and EAL experience. I teach across the age and ability range: English and Humanities at key stage 2, History from Key Stages 3 through to GCSE and A Level; English at GCSE; Religious Education and Geography from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE. My hobbies include singing, playing piano and guitar, as well as walking and painting. I love music festivals and thoroughly enjoy baking. I hope to work with you very soon!

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
Middle Leadership Development Programme, National College for Teaching and Leadership (2013). PGCE, Secondary History, Bath Spa University (2006). BA (Hons) History, Wolverhampton University, (2005). TEFL (ENGLISH COURSE) 2020

Mrs Rachael O

Qualified and experienced Primary and Secondary School Teacher, with nearly twenty years' experience across all Key Stages and ages, including time as a Headteacher. Currently working as an English teacher in a local secondary school. Teaches English Language from Primary through to GCSE and IGCSE; English Literature from Key Stage 3 to A Level; and Key Stage 3 History. Also supports Primary English and French. I am a friendly, innovative and creative teacher and leader (I have also been a Headteacher and completed new school start ups) with both national and international experience. I fully understand current educational practice and tailor my teaching to the specific needs of my pupils in a fun, nurturing and enjoyable way.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, History, French, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary, English Manchester Metropolitan University (2001). BA (Hons), Music and Drama, University of Liverpool (2000).

Mr Bennet A

History Teacher currently at RGS Worcester, formerly at King Edward VI, Shakespeare's School, Stratford-upon-Avon. I also teach Politics A Level in addition to History at all levels. I have been instructing pupils of all ages and abilities in Debating since 2017 in my capacity as an Oracy Coach and Competitions Judge for the English-Speaking Union. Offering tutorials tailored to your learning style from 11+ to A level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History, Politics
Qualifications:
PGCE History, University of Worcester (2021). First Class BA (Hons) Political Science and International Relations, University of Birmingham.

Mrs Clare L

24 years of extensive teaching and tutoring experience across primary, middle and secondary schools and providing high-quality one-to-one tuition, including preparing children for the 11-Plus and school entrance examinations. Accurate assessment is the key to understanding the unique needs of each student and forging effective relationships with them. I passionately believe that a bespoke programme of personalised tuition can enable children to exceed their targets and grow in confidence. I currently have a number of students I'm preparing for the 11 plus online and I support them with the necessary knowledge and skills for the 11 plus and with strategies and techniques that help them to identify what the questions are asking them to do. This is vital in order to be successful. I also develop excellent relationships with the children that I teach with fun and stimulating activities in order to ensure that they make good progress. Importantly, the confidence of children and self-esteem also develops.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, History, SATs, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, Homeschool
Qualifications:
Certificate in Mastery of Mathematics (KS2-3), Plymouth University (2018). PGCE English, University of East Anglia (1997). BA (Hons) History, University of York (1996).

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How are Gloucestershire schools performing?

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

Gloucestershire primary school performance:

The Gloucestershire area has 295 primary schools (one of the top being Eastcombe Primary School with 9% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils in all year groups make good progress and this is an improvement since the last inspection. Their progress in mathematics has accelerated particularly well due to very good initiatives to focus teaching on areas of identified weakness, which has improved their achievement in this subject.”

The Gloucestershire 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Gloucestershire secondary school performance:

The Gloucestershire area has 80 secondary schools (one of the top being Denmark Road High School with 95% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils display high levels of self control and composure in lessons. Their courtesy towards adults is unfailing.”

The Gloucestershire local authority has an average of 48% 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%).

Gloucestershire Ofsted ratings:

73% of Gloucestershire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 57 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website