A Northamptonshire-based History teacher to your home or online

Our History Tutors in Northamptonshire 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.

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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 Northamptonshire

Dr John W

I am a qualified secondary school teacher with a BA, MA and PhD from London University. I have worked as secondary school teacher and grammar school teacher. I have spent many years as a university professor of English. I am a published writer with high standards. I have recently rwithdrawn from full time educational work in order to write and pursue private educational goals. I now seek to share my knowledge as a tutor. In particular, I can teach you the precious skill of how to write well-argued and balanced essays that will earn you top marks in your exams. I have worked with most major exam boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, Italian, EFL or ESL, Classical Civilisation, English Literature, English Language, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
PhD Royal Holloway, University of London (2011). MA University of Swansea (1986). PGCE History, University of Cardiff (1984). BA (Hons) English and Ancient History and Civilization, University of Swansea (1980).

Miss Stacey J

I have twenty years of teaching experience and have taught both in the UK and internationally. My subjects are History and Politics. I have led several very academic and successful departments at independent schools in the UK and in Tanzania, Cairo and Armenia. I teach KS3, GCSE, IGCSE, A level and IB. I have worked with AQA, Edexcel and the IB recently. In addition, I have been an examiner for AQA and IB. My ethos is to try and instil a love of learning in every student I teach. I want them to be empowered and really want to learn more about the topics they are studying after they have finished their set tasks in class.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History, EFL or ESL, Politics
Qualifications:
MA Education and International Development, UCL (2016). PGCE History, UWE, (2004). CELTA, Multilingua Guildford (2001). BA (Hons) History, Royal Holloway, (1998).

Mr James G

20 years' teaching experience, Classicist, University of Buckingham PGCE tutor and qualified English, History and Latin teacher specialising in Common Entrance and 13+ scholarship preparation; currently a freelance teacher and private tutor Teaches English Language and English Literature, History and Latin from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all the major exam boards. Extensive 11+ and 13+ School Entrance Exams experience. Currently tutoring English for the National Tutoring Programme.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, History, Latin, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, SATs, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Classics, King's College London (1999). MA Classics, Christ's College Cambridge University (1997). Can teach online.

Mr Robert J

Qualified and experienced Humanities Teacher, with a wealth of experience teaching across all ages in Key Stages 1 to 4. Teaches all core subjects and humanities from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE. Teaches English Language, English Literature, Maths, History, Geography, Science and French through to Key Stage 4. Supports home schooling. Provides preparations for 11+, 13+, Common Entrance, Scholarship and Independent School Entrance Examinations. Significant SEN experience having taught for a number of years at a Special Needs School.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Science, Geography, History, French, Homeschool, 13+, English Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, Study Skills, Common Entrance, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Oxford Brookes University. BA (Hons) University of Exeter.

Mrs Megan L

I am a qualified and experienced primary teacher. I have taught years 1 to 6 for the last 21 years and before that, I taught humanities in secondary schools. I have recently finished teaching in a village primary school and am now teaching in a large city centre primary school. I teach all core subjects within the national curriculum in KS1 and KS2. I have SEN experience. I am also able to support preparation for the 11+. I can teach History, Geography and RE at KS3.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Geography, History, 11+, Homeschool, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Homerton College, Cambridge (1996). BA (Hons) Theology and Religious Studies, University of Leeds (1994).

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How are Northamptonshire schools performing?

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

Northamptonshire primary school performance:

The Northamptonshire area has 169 primary schools (one of the top being The Bramptons Primary School with 6% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers accurately check how well pupils are progressing, so planning of learning usually involves demanding activities that are well matched to pupils’ different abilities.”

The Northamptonshire 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%).

 

Northamptonshire secondary school performance:

The Northamptonshire area has 42 secondary schools (one of the top being Northampton Academy with 47% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Behaviour is good and students feel safe at the academy. Students recognise the positive changes since the last inspection. They say that this has helped them to improve their behaviour and achievement.”

The Northamptonshire 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 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Northamptonshire Ofsted ratings:

76% of Northamptonshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 26 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website