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English Common Entrance Tutors

The English Common Entrance is a difficult examination that requires an early start if students want to maximise their chances of success. With only one shot to get into the best schools, the process is highly competitive and all children need the confidence and practice to perform well on the day. Our English Common Entrance tutors have a great success rate, helping students to do the best they can without any unnecessary pressure.

We see the Common Entrance from a different angle

The English Common Entrance doesn’t exactly have a great reputation within the educational world, often criticised for its lack of creativity. It’s dull to learn, and without the right help, kids really struggle when the revision begins. This doesn’t really fit in with our boredom-free policy, so our tutors make sure that every child enjoys their exam preparation while covering all of the necessary areas. After all, Shakespeare’s plays were the early modern equivalent of Hollywood blockbusters – there’s no reason they shouldn’t be fun! Our tutors understand that learning needs to be creative, and they do their best to adapt their teaching depending to what works best for each individual. Whatever method they choose, there definitely won’t be a yawn or scowl in sight!

Our English tuition is a favourite with children

At Tavistock Tutors, our main aim is that our students don’t feel stressed or overwhelmed. All of our tutors are highly experienced, and every child can feel confident and happy during their tuition sessions. The English Common Entrance is certainly difficult, but it never has to be intimidating or stressful. That’s why we will always meet our clients in a location that suits them, and work around even the craziest of schedules.

We really are that simple, so contact us today to arrange an English Common Entrance tutor to take the edge off.


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£50 /hr

Louie G

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English Common Entrance

In June 2019 I graduated with a 1st in History from Cambridge University. During my studies, I worked as a private tutor. I have taught Economics to A-Level (Edexcel and AQA), History to GCSE, A-Level and Undergraduate (OCR, Edexcel and AQA) students as well as Spanish to GCSE (AQA) students and below. I also have extensive experience tutoring key 11+ and 13+ subjects English and Maths. More broadly I have a lot of ......

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£50 /hr

Michael S

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English Common Entrance

I am a second-year undergraduate student at the LSE studying BSc Government and Economics. Throughout my academic history, I have never sought the easy way out when pursuing a grade or goal. For my GCSEs I was predicted a string of Bs and Cs. I worked hard to overcome this and ended up receiving the third best results in my school, and the highest for a male student. For my ......

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£50 /hr

Lydia B

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English Common Entrance

I am currently studying at UCL for my History MA. Prior to this I studied History at Cambridge University where I was President of our college history society which involved liaising with globally renowned scholars to organise talks for the student body. I have completed a Teaching English as a Foreign Language certification in Buenos Aires and spent 6 months teaching English in the city. I taught English to children aged 6......

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£70 /hr

Robin W

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English Common Entrance

I am an Oxford English graduate and have been teaching English full time since 2001. I have wide experience of teaching at GCSE and A-level and have been Head of Department at both a large Sixth Form college and at a top performing independent school for girls. I am have taught across several different exam boards and specifications including AQA at GCSE and Edexcel, Eduqas and AQA at A level. I ......

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£85 /hr

Sam G

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English Common Entrance

I have extensive experience helping students with their academic work. I have taught in preparation for 11+ examinations, GCSE, A-Level and university entrance (Oxbridge) interviews. I studied English at Cambridge and, having myself been through the long process of examinations and interviews, have a good understanding of the various pressures and difficulties that students are presented with along the way. In 2012 I taught English as a foreign language in Mongolia for ......

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£80 /hr

Nicholas C

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English Common Entrance

I have worked for the last 10 years as a full time tutor of English and Literacy Consultant. I have over 7000 hours of one to one teaching experience. In addition to this I am a published and prize winning poet. I have taught English (as a Foreign Language) around London and internationally, training both individuals for language exams like IELTS and the Cambridge Board exams. I have taught EFL to business ......

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Yasemin C

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English Common Entrance

Since gaining my Qualified Teacher Status (QST) from Cambridge University, I have had experience of teaching in Year Four (8-9yrs), Year Three (7-8yrs) and Reception (4-5yrs). My teaching experiences have given me a wide range of knowledge and understanding of the various teaching and learning styles required for the different age ranges in primary teaching. During my PGCE training, I spent four weeks in a Year Five ......

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£50 /hr

Vishal N

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English Common Entrance

I am a full-time Private Tutor with over 15 years of tutoring experience. My service includes Common Entrance Admissions and 5+, 7+, 8+, 10+, 11+, 13+ and 16+ entrance exams, as well as GCSE Maths, GCSE English and GCSE Science. I also teach Key Stage 3 Maths, English and Science (children in Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9). ...

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Katie C Private Tutor

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£50 /hr

Katie C

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English Common Entrance

Private tutoring experience for several French families, mainly teaching English but also assisting with other subjects, in their native language. ...

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£50 /hr

Hugh W

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English Common Entrance

I am a highly committed and creative tutor with over four years experience working in various educational contexts. I have tutored a range of subjects – chiefly English, Drama and History – and have honed my approach through working with individuals of all different abilities and backgrounds. Having tutored independently and worked in several schools for a number of years I am well acquainted with an ever evolving curriculum. I have experience ......

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£75 /hr

Chris W

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English Common Entrance

I’ve been tutoring English Literature, English Language and academic writing for over eleven years. In that time I’ve covered a variety of educational levels ranging from 11+ and 13+ entrance exams through to GCSE, A-Level, undergraduate and post-graduate students. I’ve also mentored students writing dissertations, and I’ve guided tutees through university applications. I’ve helped clients successfully apply – and thrive – at schools such as Eton, St Paul’s ......

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Tom M

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English Common Entrance

My first experience of teaching was during the International Baccalaureate; as part of this qualification I taught English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) at a school in South London. Later, during my undergraduate degree in modern languages I participated in a tandem scheme with French and Spanish ERASMUS students, which involved one-on-one conversational language practice. Upon graduating from university I joined a specialist I.B. tutoring agency based in London ......

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£150 /hr

Emily-Jane

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English Common Entrance

100% Success rate in 11+ and 13+ exams. Has tutored around the world in Singapore, Monaco, France, Italy, Spain and Greece. Worked with SEN students: Experience with dyslexia, ADHD, autism With a BA Hons from the University of Cambridge and MSc Psychology, eight years teaching experience and a 100% tuition success rate, Emily-Jane combines a passion for education with the skills and knowledge that really make the difference. She specialises in 7, 11 & 13 Plus Entrance, ......

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Rush M

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English Common Entrance

I have always had a passion for teaching and helping students and have been tutoring for many years with over 5000 hours of teaching experience. I have specifically helped students with the 11 plus as well as Mathematics, Business Studies & Economics exams from KS1 up to A-Level. Furthermore, I have founded and developed my own website with resources devoted to helping students nationally with their 11+ exam preparation I have helped hundreds ......

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£50 /hr

Sean N

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English Common Entrance

I have tutored over 70 students for over 1000 hours of tuition. At the 11+ level, I have worked with students preparing for entrance exams for a variety of competitive schools, including Godolphin & Latymer, St. Paul’s, Eton, Harrow, Radley, and Stowe. At GCSE level in English and Maths, I have worked with students preparing for Edexcel, AQA, and OCR exam boards. Selected Case Studies: Eva, SAT preparation, English and Maths (30 hrs): ......

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Rahul R

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English Common Entrance

I have worked as a professional tutor for the past 4 years, alongside my undergraduate and post- graduate studies at the Universities of Durham and Cambridge. I have successfully offered bespoke tuition to over 100 students in the above subjects, across ISEB, EdExcel, OCR and Cambridge IGCSE syllabi. I have also worked for several summers as an Activities Manager at Stafford House Study Holidays, a highly reputable summer school. This experience working ......

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£50 /hr

Max W

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English Common Entrance

I’ve taught English Literature and Language for the last 3 years now and I’m also a published writer. I work with all different ages (Primary to A-level) and also run Playwriting clubs for young people. I have had extensive experience teaching English Literature and Language for: -The 11+ and common entry exams -GCSE (International/Edexcel/AQA) -A-Level (Cambridge, Edexcel/OCR) – Creative Writing (8+ – University) I also teach Primary Maths alongside English ......

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Angharad G-C

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English Common Entrance

I am a professional tutor specialising in English, Music, and Drama. Having started tutoring mid- way through my first degree, I now have over five years of experience. I have taught pupils between the ages of 7 and 45 across a range of arts subjects up to A2 level: I cannot record all of my experience here, but my record of tuition should give a sense of what I have covered recently. ......

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£70 /hr

Jacob W

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English Common Entrance

Graduate level: tutored undergraduate in sociology A-level: taught all major exam boards (AQA, Edexcel, OCR) to students in History, Politics, Philosophy, RS, and Economics Mentored several students for Oxbridge applications Taught common entrance English, History, and RS and prepared students for entry to Wellington, Harrow, Rugby, Wycombe Abbey, and other top schools. ...

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