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.

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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.

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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 find you another high-quality teacher.

Some of our English teachers in Canterbury

Ornella J

DELTA Module 3-The Distance Delta – London (2014), DELTA Module 1 Gt. Giles – Brighton (2013), TESOL Hastings College of Arts and Technology (2007). Doctorate in Cellular Biology and Physiology, University of Bologna, Italy (1998). BSc Biology (Hons) University of Bologna, Italy (1986)

Member since 2019 Mrs Ornella J

A qualified and experienced teacher of Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, EFL and Italian (native speaker), with 34 years of experience, I have been teaching British and foreign young students and adults for colleges such as Buckswood St Georges and Sussex Coast College in Hastings as well as for a number of agencies. I am currently the Director of Studies at Cambridge Gardens College- Hastings. I teach Maths from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE and Italian, Chemistry, Physics, and Biology through to A level across all the major Exam Boards. I also teach EFL and Italian from beginner level through to exam preparation.

Subjects: Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Italian, EFL or ESL, English Language

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, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, SATs, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 11+

Fiona B

PGCE Primary Education, Brunel University College (1997). BA (Hons) Music, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire (1987).

Member since 2019 Ms Fiona B

Qualified and experienced Primary School teacher with over 20 years' experience. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, EYFS and Key Stages 1 and 2. Has tutored students from Reception to Year 6, with a strong focus on developing independence, resilience and a love of learning as a means to success. Works at the right pace for the individual child. Supportive preparation for SATs and 11+. Teaches early literacy & numeracy skills, boosts children's confidence and helps catch up with the school curriculum. Experienced SEN teacher: dyslexia, autistic spectrum, concentration issues/ADHD. Experience includes teaching at a Pupil Referral Unit for 5 years, working with children who have become disaffected with school and learning. Author of three pre-teen adventure books: teaches creative writing.

Subjects: Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, School Entrance Exams

Sarah B

Qualified Teacher Status. BA (Hons) English with Qualified Teacher Status, University of Greenwich (2003).

Member since 2021 Mrs Sarah B

Qualified and experienced Primary and Early Years teacher. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, from Early Years Foundation Stage to Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities. Including SATs and Kent Test Preparation both online and face to face. I enjoy tutoring as it allows me to create personalised lessons for the child, I am working with based upon their interest and I believe this more tailored approach allows children to reach their full potential.

Subjects: Primary, SEN, English, Maths, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool

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