A Canterbury-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Canterbury 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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Only qualified teachers

You may find it difficult to assess the quality of an unqualified tutor, that’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified teachers – so you know they are trained, safe, and experienced at teaching your required subject at a high-quality.

We do the work for you

With our service, you don’t need to scroll through endless pages of irrelevant tutors. You just fill in a simple form or call us with your requirements and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available teachers in your area.

Our quality guarantee

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 find you another high-quality teacher.

Some of our English teachers in Canterbury

Stephen S

PGCE English and History, University of Wales, Bangor (1984). BA (Hons) English Literature; British and Commonwealth (1984).

Member since 2018 Mr Stephen S

A Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Sir Roger Manwood's School. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. A Level Examiner for Edexcel. Can offer support for 13+ and School Entrance Exams.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 13+

Karen R

MA Creative Writing (Distinction) Canterbury Christ Church University (2011). PGCE Primary Education, Bedford College (1990). TEFL, Cambridge (1992). MSc Accountancy 2:1 Hull University (1988).

Member since 2016 Ms Karen R

I teach from Years 2 to 11, and adults. I offer English Language up to GCSE, and Maths up to KS3 (other subjects on request). Experienced in preparation for Kent Test, SATs, 11+ and 13+ examinations. I have worked with SEN, as well as gifted and talented students. I am also a freelance educational writer and copywriter with wide business experience (nutshellcopywriting.co.uk). Positive, encouraging, with a special interest in English. I adapt my sessions to the learning style and level of each student, whilst maintaining a high standard of progress. Lessons are fun and interactive, with learning and improving the key focus. Students really progress with 1:1 tutoring. Confidence and interest improves as work is tailored to their specific needs.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, English, EFL or ESL, SATs, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Language

Maria V

2019 Qualified Teacher Status, Reference Number: 1976088 2019 Enchanced DBS Certificate, Certificate Number: 001675032605 2009-2014 BEd in English Language And Literature (7.16 out of 10), National And Kapodistrian University of Athens 2019 Safeguarding Children Certificate- Level 2 2019 Safeguarding Against Radicalisation-The Prevent Duty 2019 Autism Awareness Certificate

Member since 2019 Miss Maria V

I am a qualified and experienced Greek and English Teacher, with over 4 years of experience in teaching the English Language and Literature in Greece. I am currently teaching at the Greek School of Maidstone and preparing students for their Greek GCSEs. I also work for Language for Life and Business and offer greek online lessons to both children and adults. Furthermore, I am working for Read to Grow Tuition and offer online English Tutoring to students in years 8 and 10 and I am responsible for preparing them for their English GCSEs. I am an enthusiastic, motivated and well organised person who is interested in challenging themselves encouraging children and young people to get involved in activities and enhancing their social and educational development. I am able to change children’s life in a way that they will build their self-esteem and improve their confidence and reach their full potential.

Subjects: English, Greek

Paul W

MA English Linguistics, Birmingham City University (2012). PGDIP English Linguistics (2011). PGCE English Linguistics, Birmingham City University (2010). BA (Hons) Education. Manchester Metropolitan University (2009). Certificate in Education, University of Manchester (2001).

Member since 2019 Mr Paul W

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching English Language and English Literature at Folkestone Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for Scholarship, School Entrance Exams and GCSE resits; also provides literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature

One-to-one tuition from £40ph

Phone us on 03300 580908 or fill in the form below to get a shortlist of suitable, available teachers

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