An Edinburgh-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Edinburgh 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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Many parents get frustrated by poor quality, unqualified tutors. That’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified schoolteachers – so you know they are trained to teach children, safe, and experienced at teaching the latest curriculum at a high-quality.

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You don’t need to scroll through pages of irrelevant and often unavailable tutors with our service. Just fill in our simple form or have a quick phone call and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available, suitable teachers in your area.

First lesson 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 look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our English teachers in Edinburgh

Miss Claire S

I have been a teacher since 2003 working in a variety of educational establishments with middle leadership experience. I have taught KS3-5 English Literature and English Language. In addition to this, I have also taught KS4/5 Media Studies and KS5 Film Studies. I am also an examiner for various boards and have taught an array of exam boards. Additionally I am a team leader for English Language Paper 1. My examiner experience is invaluable in assessing the needs of students and looking on how to approach exam questions. I have taught students of varying academic abilities and have been praised in observations on my ability to endure my teaching ensures all learners are engaged.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Newcastle University (2003). BA (Hons) English Literature (2001).

Mr Felix C

Qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Maths and Spanish, with over 20 years of experience teaching in both state-funded and Independent Schools. Teaches Maths and Spanish from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all the major Exam Boards; teaches Further Maths at A level, including all modules Pure, Statistics, Mechanics, Decision. His experience also includes teaching Functional Skills Maths. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. Provides support for GCSE resits and numeracy skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Science, Spanish, IT Skills, English Language, English Literature, Further Maths
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS Modern Foreign Languages, University of Manchester (2015). BA Translation Studies, University of Antioquia (1999).

Mrs Mhairi G

Qualified and experienced primary teacher with over 25 years experience at KS1 and KS2. Most of my experience has been at KS2 and I have lots of experience teaching French, Spanish and EFL in the primary too. I can teach EFL and English to KS3 level. I can offer all other subjects at primary level. I am passionate about learning myself and enjoy helping children learn.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, French, Spanish, EFL or ESL, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Aberdeen. LLB Glasgow University.

Dr Katherine P

Qualified primary teacher, currently working at Carolside Primary School. Currently teaches at First Level (KS1) with strong experience across Early Years (EYFS) and Second Level (KS2). Trained in Reading Recovery Methodologies, Meeting Learners' Needs (SEN/ASN), and supporting Quality Numeracy Experiences. Offers support in all core areas in the Curriculum for Excellence, from Early Years to Second Level, as well as standardised test preparation and home schooling. A university lecturer (qualified), also provides support in school and university entrance exams, scholarship applications, English Literature (undergraduate level), academic writing, and English as an Additional Language.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, University Entrance, SATs, 11+
Qualifications:
PGDE, University of the West of Scotland (2019). PhD History of Art, University of Glasgow (2011). MA (Hons - first class) English Literature and History of Art, University of Glasgow (2005).

Mrs Emily A

I’m currently staying at home with my daughter and can provide both online and face to face tutoring. Before having my daughter I was Head of English at Craigowan Prep School in Perth, teaching English to Years 6 - 8 (P6 - S1). I covered the curriculum for excellence curriculum and the Common Entrance syllabus. Previously, I have taught in a number of Prep Schools in London, rural England and Edinburgh. I have taught across the primary age range, from Reception/Primary 1 all the way up to Year 8/S1 with a particular specialism in the teaching of English. I have lots of experience preparing children for their 11+ and 13+.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, Politics, SATs, 11+, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education. University of Cambridge. BA (Hons) English Literature and Politics, University of York.

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