Your Time. Your Future. Make it Count.

The Best Online English Literature Tutors

Spires lets you schedule, record and pay for online classes with professional tutors. It's quick and easy.

Tutor Profiles - How It Works - Pricing - FAQs - International Spires

4.9 out of 5 81% of our students get grade increases!

Professional English Literature Tutors

All of our high quality English Literature tutors are interviewed and background-checked before tutoring on Spires.

professional online English Literature tutor Ella
English Language and Literature University of Oxford
Qualified, professional tutor with upwards of five years experience. Specialises in English Literature, Oxbridge University entrance and exam study skills. A top five star rated tutor with a warm and generous tutoring style.
5.0
2206 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Kirsten
2:1 MA Hons English Literature University of Edinburgh
Fully qualified teacher of English, with over 10 years' experience in the education sector. Tutoring and coaching for Key Stages 3-5 (ages 11-18). Experienced and successful in teaching both A-Level English Literature and Language and GCSE English Literature and Language. Former Sixth Form tutor with UCAS experience.
5.0
502 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Brian
English Literature Queen Mary College, University of London
Experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated English tutor who works with students aged 16 and above to help them achieve their goals. I love books and reading as well as a theatre.
5.0
400 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor John
Postgraduate PGCE in Secondary Education with Qualified Teacher Status in English and History Edge Hill University
2.1 Fully qualified and experienced English Language and Literature Teacher for GCSE, AS and A Level exams for over 120 students online and face-to-face.

Teaching style focused on your individual specifications and tailored for your individual preferences.

My aim is to help you enjoy learning and progress from the very first lesson!
5.0
179 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Rosie
English Language and Literature University of Oxford
I am passionate about engaging students in work that they're struggling with or want to shine in; so far I've succeeded in boosting every grade, too!
4.8
102 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Ben
Ben
2-1 BA English Literature Sheffield
Highly experienced teacher in the UK independent and international school sectors, including roles as Head of Department and Deputy Head of Department. Over a decade's worth of experience of teaching virtually all exam boards, including those for GCSE, IGCSE, A-levels and the IB.
4.9
147 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Alex
Creative Writing and Film Studies Manchester Metropolitan University
Full-time (Scottish) teacher of English language and literature to international students in High Schools on four continents over the last 13 years. I really enjoy the study of literature and spend my days talking to people about it and encouraging their ideas. I have experience of a wide range of High School courses and have had great success in helping students attain top exam scores while also ... see more
5.0
217 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Bianca
Linguistics Oxford University
A secondary school English teacher and private tutor since 2008, I have experience of teaching a wide variety of English language, English literature, and TOK/Critical Thinking curricula (IBO, Edexcel, WJEC, AQA, CIE). I have also had experience of privately tutoring undergraduate and postgraduate students (including assistance with dissertations).
5.0
287 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Dr Steve
Doctorate University College London: Institute of Education; Postgraduate in Philosophy: Birkbeck College, University of London; MA in Design: UAL Central Saint Martins;
I have 25 years of experience in tutoring and supporting learners to achieve their goals. I have a strong knowledge of excellent academic practice, developing your understanding of the arguments, and sharpening your subject comprehension, critical thinking, and essay writing skills for examination and assessment. I convert complicated theories and paradigms into straightforward ideas, with practic... see more
5.0
4558 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Daisy
English and Drama PGCE / English Literature London Metropolitan University / University of Kent
I am a creative and intuitive PGCE trained Secondary level English and Drama teacher, with a First Class English Literature degree. I am available to tutor students across key stages 3, 4 and 5 and at undergraduate level. I will soon be trained to teach TEFL.
5.0
162 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Harry
Classics University of Oxford
Enthusiastic and attentive recent graduate with significant experience in tutoring, who has a far-reaching interest in all the humanities, but particularly theatre and classical culture, and who loves to encourage students to expand their knowledge and attain their goals.
5.0
96 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Henry
Law BA Oxford
Friendly, approachable Oxford graduate and Deputy Head of English in one of the nation`s leading grammar schools.
5.0
62 hours taught
professional online English Literature tutor Lucy
English University of Worcester
Engaging English and Drama teacher with experience teaching in mainstream secondary, SEN provision and FE colleges.
5.0
95 hours taught
More English Literature Tutors

Recent English Literature Tutor Class Reviews From Our Students

Student Professional Tutor Date Subject Rating Comment
Ella 14 Sep 2022 English Literature
Brilliant thank you Ella!
Rupert 08 Sep 2022 English Literature
Great lesson I enjoyed reading and understand the text.
Rupert 04 Sep 2022 English Literature
It was a good first lesson and i look forward to my next lesson.
Lucy 20 Aug 2022 English Literature
Great once again, helped me get a much better handle on the texts :)
Lucy 17 Aug 2022 English Literature
Very helpful, thanks

Online Tutoring Subjects

Some of our most popular subjects that you can learn from home.

See All Subjects

Pricing Per Hour

Request a tutor. Prices depend on subject, level and tutor experience.

great value icon

School

Primary, Secondary & Higher

Prices start from $30/hr.

great value icon

University

Undergraduate & Postgraduate

Prices start from $40/hr.

great value icon

Professional

Chartered Qualifications, Admissions Tests

Prices start from $50/hr.

Get The Results You Need

See how happy our clients are with Spires online tutors below.

More Reviews

How It Works - find your perfect English Literature tutor online

Request an English Literature tutor and receive bids. Then easily schedule, record and pay for online classes.

great value icon

Request English Literature Tuition

Tell us what you want. You will get matched with professional tutors in minutes.

great value icon

Choose Your English Literature Tutor

See bids from tutors who can help you. Browse their profiles, reviews and communicate with them.

great value icon

Have Online English Literature Lessons

Have online classes whenever you like or where ever you are.

great value icon

Play Back Your Online Classes

All classes are recorded so that you can watch them later.

English Literature Tutoring FAQs

Why study English Literature?

Studying English Literature teaches self-expression and interpretation in exciting and creative ways. It broadens our horizons by allowing the reader a peek into different cultures, lives, and stories and equips you with excellent analysis, reading comprehension, and, of course, writing skills. These can all be applied to all aspects of life, including furthering your academic career and professional positions.

What careers can studying English Literature lead to?

English Literature Studies are sought after qualifications in the academic sector, and especially in Marketing and Journalism. Excellent English writing and analytical skills could land you a job in copywriting, editing and publishing. In today’s world, that includes: articles, blogs, website content, or books. Creativity is a great commodity in the marketing world and pair that with great writing and analytical skills and you’re onto a winner! Some examples of jobs you can look into after your English Literature studies are: Teacher, Writer or Copywriter, Editorial Assistant, Journalist, Web content Manager, Proofreader, Publisher and much more.

How does English Literature help with Law?

English Literature is considered a great A-Level to take if you plan to study Law at university. The development of your essay writing, fluency and general communication skills are essential to succeed at a Law degree – English Literature develops all of them. It’s worth noting that these skills are useful for all university degrees!

Studying English Literature at undergraduate level before a master’s or other graduate studies, will also be useful. To study Law is to study people’s narratives; Literature can play a part in helping lawyers to understand the nuances in any case. Studying literature allows a person to develop critical thinking skills. Think outside the box and making informed decisions are a key part of a career in the legal profession.

How expert English Literature tutoring can help you

Teachers will take the time to assess your starting point then develop a personalised syllabus to work towards your objectives. Classes will focus on your areas of weakness and on developing the confidence you need to achieve your goals. Lessons will also push students in areas that they are already comfortable, encouraging constant improvement and developing positive learning habits.

Why choose Spires’ English Literature Tutoring?

We only hire 4% of the teachers that apply to Spires and they are all professional and experienced school and university level educators. Many have qualifications from top universities and institutions in the UK, USA and around the world. All have a Phd, MSc, Ma, BSc or Ba in their chosen field.

Because they set their rates via an auction system, our prices are more competitive than many tutoring companies. Our online classroom is stable and fun to learn through. It has an interactive whiteboard and students can access recordings of classes at any time.

Spires deals with all of the matching, scheduling, payments and administration, we take all of the hassle out of organising support and allow students to focus purely on learning.

How does Spires’ online tutoring work?

You can find a professional tutor in four easy steps:

1. Use the Find Tutors feature to create a post outlining your needs and requirements. You can choose from subject, level, price, and expertise.

2. Find your perfect tutor from our wide variety of skilled professors and educators. After you filter your search results using the Find Tutors feature you will be presented with the best choices for your needs. You can then check bids and reviews and communicate with a tutor before you schedule a lesson.

3. Have your online 1-1 class. This can be done whenever and wherever you are, it’s all online!

4. Replay the class afterwards for any missed information at your own pace and convenience.

It’s that easy!

Do I need English Literature tutors near me?

No, you don't! It’s all done online whenever and wherever you are. All you have to do is pick your ideal mentor and communicate with them to arrange the best time for you.

Who will my English literature tutor be?

This is all up to you. You have a huge choice of experienced instructors to choose from. You can look through their profiles, check reviews and bids, their qualifications and backgrounds.

Then, communicate with your favourites to see if they are right for your needs and learning style. You can have a chat over zoom, then pick the person you’d like to help you - and schedule your first lesson!

How many tutors are available to give private English literature lessons?

We currently have over 100 English Literature Tutors with academic and professional experience specialising in a wide range of topics from GCSEs to postgraduate support, and everything in between.

What qualifications do tutors need?

All of our tutors must hold at least a Bachelor’s degree and have tutoring experience. Most of our tutors have higher degrees on top of that in specialised areas such as Master’s degrees or PhDs. All of our tutors are DBS checked or have had equivalent background checks.

What is the role of a tutor?

It is our tutors’ responsibility to guide you to understand a subject you have chosen. Using their expertise in the chosen topic and their teaching experience they will help you to understand, analyze and use the content of the lessons to apply at a later date, whether it is at your chosen university, your career or in your day-to-day life.

How much do private English Literature tutors cost per hour?

Tuition is priced according to level:

1. School: For Primary school, Secondary and Higher Education prices start at £25/hr

2. University: For Undergraduate and Postgraduate tutoring, prices start at £35/hr

3. Professional: For Chartered Qualifications and Admissions Test tutoring, prices start at £45/hr.

The average tutor price ranges based on the tutors’ experience and expertise and the level of the student.

How much is an English literature tutor per hour in London?

The average London tutor price is £40/$53/€45 per hour depending on a teachers’ experience and level of students. This is higher than other areas in the UK due to the higher living costs that come with living in London.

What happens when I send a tutor a message?

Once you’ve used the Find Tutors feature to find your perfect English Literature tutor, you can contact them with any questions you might have. A tutor should respond to you within 24 hours with an answer and availability. If a tutor isn’t able to fit you into their schedule we will recommend other tutors that fit your specifications. After a tutor replies, you can then schedule a zoom meeting and if you are satisfied you can go ahead and schedule your first lesson!

Can I book GCSE English literature help?

Yes, you can! We have a huge selection of professionals with GCSE tutoring experience with a background in AQA, CCEA, OCR, Edexcel and other awarding bodies.

Do you offer English literature tuition delivered by professional GCSE English Literature tutors?

Yes, you can! We have a huge selection of tutors with primary and secondary school teaching experience. All you need to do is pick your ideal tutor, send them a message and arrange your first zoom meeting. If they fit all your specifications and needs, go ahead and book your first lesson.

Do your tutors use English literature IGCSE past papers?

Yes, they do! All our tutors prepare a bespoke syllabus tailored to the needs of the student. Using past papers will allow you to perfect your exam technique and ensure that you give yourself a better chance of performing well when taking the exam.

Do your English Literature tutors use GCSE coursebooks?

Yes, they do! Our teachers can help you whatever the coursebook is that your school is using. They will also provide you with any extra materials you may need to focus on your weaker areas.

Do your English Literature tutors prepare for GCSE paper 1?

Yes, they do! After you find your perfect tutor you can communicate with them before scheduling a lesson. This is your opportunity to outline exactly what you need, whether it is exam preparation or studying from past exam papers. Your tutor will then tailor the lessons to your specific needs and wishes.

Do your English Literature tutors prepare for GCSE paper 2?

Yes, they do! After you find your perfect tutor you can communicate with them before scheduling a lesson. This is your opportunity to outline exactly what you need, whether it is exam preparation for literature paper 1 and/or 2. Your tutor will then tailor the lessons to your specific needs and wishes.

Do your tutors offer A-level English Literature help?

Yes, they do! We have a huge selection of English Literature tutors with A-level tutoring experience with a background in AQA, CCEA, OCR, Edexcel and other awarding bodies. Just use the filter to look for A-Level tutors and feel free to message the ones you like to ask if they provide the help that you need before scheduling a lesson.

Do your tutors use A level English Literature past papers?

Yes, they do! After you find your perfect A-level tutor you can communicate with them before scheduling a lesson. This is the perfect time to inform your tutor you’d like to go over past literature papers. Your teacher will then tailor a syllabus based on your specific needs and provide any extra material, such as past literature exam papers.

Can I book an A-level English literature tutor?

Yes, you can! We have a huge selection of professional tutors with A-level teaching experience as well as other further education courses such as BTECs and HNDs. All you need to do is pick your preferred educator, send them a message and arrange your first zoom meeting. If they fit all your specifications and needs, go ahead and book your first lesson.

Can I arrange English literature revision help?

Yes, you can! Our huge database of online English Literature tutoring profs offers a wide range of specialisations and expertise. Just use the filter to search for English Literature tutors for your level and browse through available candidates. You can read their description and reviews as well as communicate with them about your needs before you schedule a lesson.

Do you offer English literature admissions help?

Yes, we do! Our huge database of English Literature teachers offers a wide range of tutors offering admissions help at various levels such as UCAS, Oxbridge Entrance and even IELTS and TOEFL preparation for non-native speakers.

Can I get English literature dissertation help at University level?

Yes, you can! We have a huge selection of University-level English tutors who can provide dissertation support as well as admissions help and exam preparation. Just communicate with your tutor before telling them your specific needs.

Do you offer varsity tutors in English literature?

Yes, we do! With Spires, you can find experienced English tutors familiar with the US University system in a whole range of subjects. The same goes for the US high-school system as well as the Australian, South African, Canadian and New Zealand University and school systems.

Do you offer English literature lessons for adults?

Yes, we do! Our huge database of English Literature teachers offers a wide range of specialisations and expertise. Just use the Find Tutors feature to search for English Literature tutors for your level and browse through available candidates.

You can choose from a wide range of specialisations whether you are preparing for a university entrance exam, looking to advance your career or just to brush up on your analytical and writing skills. We are confident you will be able to find what you are looking for from over a hundred professional academics in our network.

Is 'English literature tutor wanted' a suitable title for my advert?

Although this is maybe not the worst bad opening line, we strongly recommend that you give it some more thought. What do you need? What are you trying to achieve? Think about what level you are and what you need to improve on, whether you need help with GCSE level guidance, or help with a University admissions letter, put it in your advert.

For example, a great opening for many of our clients could be: ‘English Literature support required to help with Oxbridge Admissions Test’. The more details, the better the match!

How can I help my child learn English Literature?

The first step to learning English Literature is to pick up a book! A tutor can provide the right guidance, material and support in order to learn more efficiently and effectively with clear goals, objectives and with noticeable results. Finding the perfect English Literature tutor with

Spires is the right step in ensuring your child engages with English Literature!

We help students from all over the world

Spires online English Literature tutoring is popular in these, and more, UK cities:

  • London
  • Central London
  • Manchester
  • Birmingham
  • Leeds
  • Glasgow
  • Edinburgh
  • Newcastle
  • Bristol
  • Sheffield
  • Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan
  • Liverpool
  • Belfast
  • Nottingham
  • Bournemouth and Poole
  • Coventry
  • Leicester
  • Brighton & Hove
  • Derby
  • Southampton
  • Portsmouth
  • Plymouth
  • York

Spires online English Literature tutoring is popular in these, and more, countries:

Europe

  • France
  • Spain
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Portugal
  • Ireland
  • Switzerland
  • Netherlands
  • Greece
  • Russia
  • Serbia
  • Austria
  • Poland
  • Hungary

The Americas

  • US
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Columbia
  • Brazil

The Middle East

  • Bahrain
  • Kuwait
  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • South Africa

Asia

  • India
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore
  • China
  • Taiwan
  • Sri Lanka
  • Malaysia
  • Philippines
  • Pakistan
  • Thailand
  • Japan
  • South Korea

Africa

  • Kenya
  • Nigeria
  • Egypt

Australasia

  • Australia
  • New Zealand

Online English Literature Tutors

Please pick a level to browse tutors

We only accept 4% of tutors that apply

Become an English Literature Tutor

We are looking for qualified, experienced, friendly and committed English Literature tutors.

great value icon

Fast Payments

Set your own rates by bidding on jobs. Get paid weekly.

great value icon

Supportive Team

24/7 tech and administrative support. We are here when you need us.

great value icon

The Best Tech

Everything is automated in one simple and easy to use platform.

Contact Us

A service you can depend on

Chat

The quickest way to talk with us.

Phone

Give us a call on +44 (0) 207 846 0126

Email

Email us at [email protected]