A Falmouth-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Falmouth 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 Falmouth

Miss Caroline L

Qualified and experienced English teacher, previously Lead Teacher and Second in Department at a local Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. AQA Examiner. Provides English as a Foreign Language tuition. Supports preparations for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship; GCSE, IGCSE retakes; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Experienced with home educated students. I provide personalised lessons for all my students and teach with passion. As an academic coach I also tend to include skills to cope with exam stress and help with organisation of revision timetables.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language
Qualifications:
MA Education, Leadership and Management, Open University (2010). TEFL (2007), BA (Hons) English Literature, University of York (2007).

Miss Kimberley B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Duchy College as well as working as a tutor. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major Exam Boards. SEN experience. Offers literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Proves support for School Entrance Exams; also GCSE and IGCSE resits. Supports homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE DTLLS, University of Plymouth (2012). BA (Hons) Media Arts, University of Plymouth (2010). English Literature and Language, Open University (2007).

Mrs Andrea H

I am a fully qualified English, maths, ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages) and SEN teacher who works for a bespoke college for students with complex and multiple special educational needs, delivering Functional Skills and GCSEs in both English and maths. The majority of these students have an EHCP plan so all my lessons are differentiated and individualised for teaching methods, styles and learning aims to help them learn and progress in all aspects of college life. Before this I was a Work Based Learning Tutor at Cornwall College teaching both Functional Skills and GCSE in both English and maths. I also privately teach English Language, English Literature and maths from Key Stage 1, 2 and 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all major exam boards. I have several years experience in providing preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams; support for GCSE, IGCSE resits; also literacy, numeracy and Functional Skills for primary through to adult learners to include. SEN Diploma - Plymouth Uni

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, English Language, English Literature, 13+
Qualifications:
QTLS, Institute for Learning (2009). PGCE, Plymouth University (2006). Level 5 Diplomas in English, Maths and Special Educational Needs (2007-2009) TESOL Certificate (Trinity) - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (2010) Enhancement Certificate in Understanding Autism (2017) Enhancement Certificate in Understanding Dyslexia (2017) Creative Writing Diploma (2020)

Ms Jessica B

Qualified and experienced teacher of French and English Language currently teaching A Level at Penwith College, classed as Outstanding by Ofsted and ranked in the top 2% of FE providers nationwide. Extensive experience of teaching at GCSE, A level and on the International Baccalaureate. Examiner experience in French. Offers preparation for GCSEs, A levels and Scholarship and School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, French, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Languages, Cornwall SCITT (2003). BA (Joint Honours) in Modern Languages (French and Russian), University of Bristol (1998).

Mrs Claire D

I am a national award-winning teacher of English and English Literature from KS3 to KS5. I have 28 years experience of in classroom teaching and have regularly tutored students very successfully at GCSE and A-level English and English Literature. I am also a senior examiner for AQA and OCR, leading teams of assistant examiners, so I am well-versed in the requirements of the exam boards. In addition to this, I am a mentor for newly qualified teachers, giving advice on lesson planning, delivery and classroom management, so I have a wealth of experience across the board. I am recognised as an outstanding and effective teacher who builds strong working relationships with her students. In my spare time, l have led expeditions to Malawi, Morocco and South Africa with my students, and engaged in educational projects abroad to support children to continue with their education. I have chaired the southwest panel of judges for The National Teaching Awards and was also a UK judge for the Outstanding New Teacher Award.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Exeter University (1993). MA/Maitrise Swansea University/L’Universite de Bretagne Occidentale (1992). BA (Hons) Swansea University (1991).

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How are Falmouth schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Falmouth (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Falmouth primary school performance:

The Falmouth area has 15 primary schools (one of the top being Mawnan CofE VA Primary School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils of all abilities, including disabled pupils, those with special educational needs and pupils who are eligible for additional pupil premium funding, make good progress in English and mathematics. This prepares them well for the next phase in their education.”

The Falmouth local authority has an average of 61% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Falmouth secondary school performance:

The Falmouth area has 2 secondary schools (one of the top being Penryn College with 51% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is a good college whose success is underpinned by a culture of continuous improvement. Aspects of its work are outstanding. Governors and leaders are highly ambitious for the success of every student. Excellent relationships between staff and students are built on mutual trust and underpin the supportive learning environment. Students, parents, carers and staff are overwhelmingly positive about the college and its work.”

The Falmouth local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Falmouth Ofsted ratings:

76% of Falmouth schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 1 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website