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English Tutor Liverpool

One-on-one In-Home & Online Maths Tutoring for Primary & Secondary students across the UK.
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Convenient

In-Home or Online Tutor when it suits you. Book online in under 3 minutes and we’ll have the perfect local tutor matched to your child in 48 hours.

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Flexible

No contracts, minimum commitments or prepayments. Every lesson is tailored around your child’s unique needs – no packed classrooms or boring programs around here!

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Safety First

Every one of our tutors passes our triple security check: a face-to-face interview, double reference checks and a DBS background check. Your child is in safe hands!

Trusted English Tutoring in Liverpool

Tutoring is different from traditional teaching. It is either carried out in a one-on-one setting or a small group. While teaching takes place in a classroom setting with a large group of students, at least 20 or even more students.

English tutoring in Liverpool helps students in multiple ways. They help to make the base of the subject stronger. Do you want to know how? Let’s dive into the details.

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Here’s why families choose Spark Tutoring:

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So easy to get started

The easiest booking process around. No contracts or paperwork. Book online in under 3 minutes and we’ll have the perfect tutor lined up within 48 hours.

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The ultimate in convenience

No battling after school traffic or fighting for parking. Your tutor comes to your home when it works for you or connects with your child online anytime.

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We keep you in the loop

We’ll email you feedback after each lesson and track growth with a detailed progress report every 10 lessons. Clear communication at all times.

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Easy weekly payments

No prepayments or terms upfront. We simply charge your debit or credit card 24 hours after each lesson. No penalty for missed lessons. Cancel anytime.

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Love your first lesson or it’s free

Your first lesson is covered by our 100% Happiness Guarantee, so if you don’t think the tutor we have selected is the right one for you there’s no charge.

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The best hand-selected tutors in the UK

Our tutors are the best of the best – chosen not just for academic achievement, but for their ability to motivate and inspire the young people they work with.

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Lessons in your home

Home Tutor

Our most popular choice – nothing beats face to face communication!

Lessons when they suit you in the comfort of your home.

All we ask for is a quiet space to work, free from distractions and in clear view of other family members; such as a dining table or workstation. Please keep in mind our tutors are not permitted to work behind closed doors.

We service all major British cities, 7 days a week, 7am to 7pm.

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Lessons Online

Online Tutor

Our online classroom has been custom built to replicate the face to face experience as closely as possible. Face to face video chat, online whiteboard and built-in testing make the online experience engaging even for the youngest of students.

All details for your tutor’s online classroom will be shared with you ahead of the first lesson. You can connect from any device in any browser. Of course, if you would prefer to use a third party online platform you are welcome to discuss this with your tutor too.

Online tutoring is available to all students across the UK and beyond.

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  • My son has loved working with his tutors from Spark. They are friendly, consistent and great role-models for my boy. He has improved at school, but the biggest change has been his attitude – he is more driven and focussed on his goals. Highly recommend!

    JAMIE, Liverpool
  • My daughter worked with Sarah from Spark Tutoring through her GCSE and A-levels. She would not have achieved the results she did without them. They built a real friendship, and Sarah become a role model through those challenging years. Thank you Spark!

    THOMAS, WOKING
  • My 12 year old daughter worked with an online tutor from Spark Tutoring and it was amazing. I was reluctant at first, knowing how restless my girl can be, but her tutor was engaging and energetic – making the lessons fun. It also made things much easier for my wife and I, having someone else involved to ensure she was meeting all her remote-schooling requirements.

    MICHAEL, BRISTOL
  • Every interaction with Spark was worthy of 5-stars. From the easy booking process to the simplicity of weekly lessons and automated payments, working with them made my life easy and my child happy! What more could a parent ask for?

    TRACEY, Liverpool

The easiest booking process around

Here’s how it works:

Book a tutor

You book.

Book online in under 3 minutes or schedule a call with one of our education specialists.

Find a tutor

We match.

We work with our team to match the perfect tutor to your child’s needs.

Meet a tutor

The magic happens.

We schedule in the first lesson and send you all the details you’ll need by SMS and email.

 We encourage weekly lessons for the best results – but ultimately the length, timing and frequency is up to you.

You are free to communicate openly and directly with your tutor about scheduling and timings. All payments will be through Spark Tutoring – details will be provided after the first lesson and only if you are happy to continue.

After every lesson you will receive feedback from your tutor by email, outlining what was covered and how your child responded in the lesson. Every 10 lessons your tutor will provide a detailed progress report, keeping you in the loop at all times!

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English Tutors in Liverpool Near Me

All our lessons are one-on-one and face-to-face; either in-person or online at a time that suits you.

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Anywhere, Anytime

In Your Home

In-Person Lessons

First lesson covered by our 100% happiness guarantee – if you aren’t happy after the first lesson it’s on us

No contracts, prepayments or hidden fees – the price you see above is what you will pay

The world’s easiest payment system – your payment information is stored securely and charged 24 hours after each lesson

No charge for missed lessons – just give your tutor at least 24 hours notice before a scheduled lesson

 

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What Makes Us the Best for English Tutoring in Liverpool?

In a traditional classroom setting, teachers cover a lot of English material within a short time. As a result, some students find it hard to cope with the entire lesson or a particular concept. Conversely, tutoring provides the students enough time to focus on those areas, which further helps them understand the material thoroughly. Other than that, some students need the push to excel in the subject and have a bright future. Remember, English is one of the most crucial subjects for students to grow academically and in their future careers. Here are some of the most essential needs of English tutoring for students.

In a school classroom, teachers have the urgency to run at a pace where they can complete the English course within the semester. Simultaneously, the students have to keep up with the speed of the classroom teachers. This is not the scenario when the tutor and students work in a tutoring option. Tutoring allows a tutor to work with more freedom than a teacher could do in a school classroom setting. Here, students can also work at their own pace under the tutor’s guidance.

Usually, students feel the peer pressure to keep up with them. This can get really overwhelming and stressful. With tutoring, students get time to have a good understanding of grammar, poems, stories, drama or any other area of English subject before they move on to the next chapter. Hence, this is important for children who find it challenging to keep up with the same pace as a typical classroom setting. Another benefit of taking the help of a good tutor is that it ensures the students maintain their focus on specific areas where they find the subject difficult. This is particularly essential for students struggling with a specific subject. Tutoring allows students to receive the much-needed help they lack to catch up.

Whether your kid needs help with their homework, class work, or exam preparation, we will help accordingly and ensure their dreams are achieved.

The perfect English Tutors in Liverpool for your children

Tutoring offers students a sense of responsibility and accountability. In a school classroom setting, sometimes, students tend to feel that they have the scope to get away without finishing their class work, doing homework or performing well on an English test.

With tutoring, students own a sense of accountability. They know doing their work and studying properly is what they have to do as they will be attending tutoring sessions regularly. This gives motivation to students to be on top of their academic game. More importantly, tutoring guides students and makes them grow interested in students so they can take it more seriously.

Tutoring brings improvement in the relationship between the students and the teacher. In a school classroom setting, it may sometimes happen that students do not feel very comfortable approaching their teacher for concerns or questions.

With tutoring, however, students get a more comfortable and relaxed environment to ask about their queries and express all of their concerns. This helps to build a good rapport and improve the relationship between the tutor and the student. Furthermore, this leads to a positive impact on the overall academic performance of the students. Tutoring is an essential aspect of education in Liverpool. It provides support to students in an individualised setting. Overall, tutoring is one of the most valuable tools for helping students reach their full potential and achieve their learning goals in English.

The number of tutoring sessions students need depends on the learning goals and needs of individualised students. However, this will change based on the progressing level of the student. Most students begin with a session and gradually increase them.

There are various types of approaches available for tutoring in Liverpool. Just like every child is unique, and their learning needs and styles are different, tutors also come up with different approaches to teach them. Tutoring is all about being flexible in the use of teaching methods and understanding the best approaches for the child to learn English. While tutoring is a comparatively more individualised way of supporting students than teaching, there are some teaching approaches that are best applicable to tutoring. More importantly, tutoring sessions offer a space where a tutor can freely utilise their teaching skills and go beyond the limits of a classroom teacher.

While having wholesome tutoring goals, each of the sessions needs to have clear and solid learning intentions with well-defined learning goals. This helps the student know what academic success would look like. The tutor uses this method to clearly show the students what they need to do and how they can do it. Afterwards, the tutor ensures that the student has a good understanding of the lesson by checking and revising it if needed.

This involves a questionnaire that the tutor asks the students, and they need to answer them. The student gets sufficient time to respond to the questions asked. If they say that they didn’t understand what the tutor asked, the tutor actively rephrases it.

This is a form of learning which begins with active questioning and posing problems. The tutor makes the student understand the problem and helps to carry out a strategy.

We also offer English Tutoring in London, Brighton, Sunderland,Sheffield, Glasgow, Irvine, Online English Literature Tutor, Liverpool, and Online English Tutor.

Whatever level of your child is working on, we have the perfect Tutor for them near you!

Frequently Asked Questions:


When is a good time to start tutoring?

There is no better time than now! Remember, tutoring is not just for students who are struggling – it is for all students! Even the brightest of students will be driven to achieve their full potential with the support of a Spark Tutor.

We have students of all ages working with our tutors; from early Primary school to A-levels. The best time to start working with a Spark Tutor is todayso book your first lesson in under 3 minutes here.


Does my child really need a tutor?

Every student will benefit from the support of a Spark Tutor, because we offer so much more than just academic support.

Our tutors have been selected for their ability to motivate and inspire the young people they work with. Your child will grow in confidence, do better at school and gain a life-long love of learning.

A Spark Tutor offers more than just help for those struggling at school – they are mentors that will help your child realise their potential.


Does your tutoring follow a set program? What is the lesson structure?

Every lesson we do is tailored around the unique needs of the student. There are no pre-set programs or courses we follow – it is personalised one-on-one learning, targeting exactly what your child needs every week.

Your tutor will have full access to our resource centre – which is packed with thousands of worksheets, textbooks and learning programs. They will use these as they see the need arise in your child.


What ages do you support?

We work with all Primary and Secondary School age students from Reception (Ages 4-5) to A-Levels (Year 13/Ages 17-18).

How do I get started?

Getting started is easy. Book online in under 3 minutes or speak with one of our team members and we will get it all organised from there. We work with our tutors to match your child up with the perfect tutor for them and send you all the details for the first lesson. No payment details are required upfront – we will check in with you after the first session to see how it went and you can submit payment info then!

Are your tutors qualified?

All our tutors go through our unique training and accreditation process and have passed all required reference and child safety checks (DBS) to work with us.

We do not require our tutors to be degree qualified to work with us, and in most cases are younger, University age tutors that excelled in school themselves. We actually find students respond best to this age group of tutors; they can build real authentic relationships and the school curriculum is fresh in the tutor’s mind, creating a mentor-mentee relationship rather than one of authority from a teacher.


How do I track my child’s progress?

You will receive feedback by email after every lesson letting you know what was covered and how your child engaged with the content.

Every ten lessons your tutor will also provide you with a detailed progress report, providing an insight into their development, where they are still struggling and what they are working towards over the next ten lessons. This progress report can also be shared with their classroom teacher or any other family members.


Do you offer any discounts?

We provide a 5% discount for any family that does 2 or more hours of lessons per week. This can be with siblings, multiple subjects or multiple lessons.


How do we find the right tutor?

Getting the match right between student and tutor is so important. When you book, we ask you a number of questions about your child to get a better understanding of both their academic needs and personality. We then match these with one of our tutors that we believe will be a great fit for them.

Obviously, the best test of any tutor is meeting them face to face, which is why your first lesson is covered by our 100% happiness guarantee – so if you don’t think the tutor we have selected for you is the right one for your child, there is no charge and we will work with you closely to find a tutor better suited to them.


Where does the tutoring take place?

Our lessons happen in your home or online in our online classroom, allowing your child to connect with their tutor face-to-face from any device at any time.

How do I pay?

We have the world’s easiest payment system. You simply submit your debit or credit card information once after the first lesson and you are charged 24 hours after each lesson occurs.

We’ll send you a notification shortly after each lesson with the scheduled charge and a receipt 24 hours later after the payment has been processed.

There are no contracts, prepayments or minimum commitments in partnering with us.


Do I have to have lessons every week?

Growth is all about consistency, so we encourage weekly lessons for best results.

However, this is not a requirement in partnering with us. If you need to miss a lesson every now and then, no problem – just let your tutor know at least 24 hours before a scheduled lesson and there will be no charge.


How long do the lessons go for?

Most lessons go for an hour, with many families opting for 90-minute lessons. Ultimately the length of the lesson is up to you – just chat with your tutor and let them know how long you would like to work together.

When can I start?

It usually takes us 2 to 3 business days to get everything lined up, so a good rule of thumb is to book now to get started next week.

We will keep you updated on any potential delays, and of course let you know by SMS and email once we have scheduled the first lesson.


How much does it cost?


Do you offer a free trial or lesson?

Your first lesson is covered by our 100% happiness guarantee – so if you aren’t happy with the tutor we match with your child then there is no charge for the lesson.

This allows you to meet your tutor completely risk-free, but it also means that your tutor gets rewarded for their hard work when they do a great job. It is win-win for all!

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