A Cornwall-based French teacher to your home or online

Our French Tutors in Cornwall 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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Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

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.

We do the work for you

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 French teachers in Cornwall

Mrs Lynne M

A dedicated, qualified and highly experienced Primary School Teacher of over 20 years, Lynne has taught many children within schools and as a private tutor,having successfully supported and guided a variety of pupils throughout their learning journeys. Enthusiastically teaching all subjects within the Primary Curriculum from Y1 to early Secondary, specialising in English (in particular writing, grammar and spelling), Maths and French. Excellent 11+ guidance, support and techniques provided (including NVR and VR). Inspirational, intuitive, friendly and approachable, Lynne helps children soar and achieve their full potential. If lacking motivation or confidence, Lynne has the tools, techniques and personality to guide and encourage pupils securely and steadily towards their goals.Lynne offers challenging, interesting lessons online and is returning to face-to-face teaching. Lessons are delivered effectively and received well. Increases skills, techniques and confidence. Highly recommended. Excellent references.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, French, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Language, Homeschool, SATs, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS, University of Hull and Bishop Grosseteste College, Lincoln (2000); BA (Hons) 2.1 Humanities, University of Lincolnshire and Humberside (1999).

Mrs Melissa C

I qualified in 1984 with my PGCE from Cambridge University and since then I have taught in a variety of schools in both the private and state sector in London & the South East where I taught at The Judd School in Tonbridge teaching English GCSE and Latin A level. My most recent school post was teaching GCSE English AQA Board in Sussex. I have been tutoring for the last 20 years for the Kent 11 Plus examination including my own children, who all gained places at Kent Grammar schools, and also tutoring English Literature & Language at GCSE and A Level. I have recently moved from Kent to Cornwall but I am still in touch with my students and it is wonderful to see them progressing in their lives. I can supply email addresses of my clients in Sussex / Kent whose children I taught English Literature and Language to on a one to one basis. My own children have dyslexia and ADHD and I have helped them in their studies to secure places at Manchester and Bristol University.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, French, Latin, Common Entrance, English Literature, 11+, English Language, Religious Studies, 13+, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Cambridge University (1984). BA (Hons) Latin with Greek subsidiary Class 2:1, Bristol University (1983).

Miss Mairi S

I am passionate about languages, intercultural communication and building bridges between non-English speakers both at home and abroad. I have an Honours degree in German and Arabic, A level French and Japanese Language Proficiency Test Level 3 (equivalent to GCSE). I taught myself Italian in 2009, achieving A* at GCSE, and have basic Spanish. I have taught Modern Foreign Languages for over 20 years at both primary and secondary levels. My main subject is German which I teach to A level. I also teach French and Arabic to KS3. I believe that language learning should be fun! I create a secure learning environment where my students feel confident to be creative and take risks. I am committed to supporting my students to achieve their personal goals. I am patient, supportive and encouraging, helping my students to build on strengths as well as identifying and areas for development.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, German
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, University of Manchester (1998). BA (Hons) Modern Foreign Languages (German and Arabic) (1992). Enhanced DBS.

Miss Jascinta S

Qualified Primary Teacher, teaching across all ages and Key Stage, including Early Years Foundation Stage. Provides tuition across all core subjects within the Primary Curriculum, also French from Primary to Prep. Provides support for SATs. Lots of intervention and SEN experience. Can support homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, French, 11+, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
EYTS and PGCert Early Years, Marjon University, Plymouth (2014). Qualified Teacher Status, School Direct, The Learning Institute, Cornwall (2017).

Mrs Lyndsey K

Highly qualified and successful teacher of German to A Level and French to GCSE. Experience of all key exam boards and a former AQA German examiner. Former Headteacher and leader of MFL, as well as teacher trainer. I truly understand the challenges of learning a language and have amassed over a 25 year teaching career a “Mary Poppins Bag of strategies” to ensure that all my students learn, make progress and enjoy themselves! I enjoy teaching students of all abilities, as I firmly believe that anybody can learn a language - it just sometimes takes a little bit of extra practice! I hold the CELTA qualification and am able to teach English as a Foreign Language to Upper intermediate level as well as Business English. I am an enthusiastic, passionate teacher – who will always go the extra mile for the benefit of my students. I believe that a student who feels confident and secure within their learning, who feels safe to ask questions and make mistakes - is one who will excel.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, German, EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
CELTA: British Study Centres : Teacher Training (2020) NPQH : National College of School Leadership (2008) PGCE Leeds University : German and SEND (1994) BA (Hons): Business Management German and Italian , Swansea University (1993)

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How are Cornwall schools performing?

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

Cornwall primary school performance:

The Cornwall area has 260 primary schools (one of the top being St Germans Primary School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“All staff work closely together and have good subject knowledge. They develop excellent relationships with pupils, which is fundamental in encouraging positive attitudes to learning.”

The Cornwall 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%).

 

Cornwall secondary school performance:

The Cornwall area has 49 secondary schools (one of the top being The Roseland Academy with 52% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Throughout the school, pupils benefit from high-quality teaching, enabling them to make excellent progress. Teachers know their pupils exceptionally well and plan learning activities thoroughly so that all pupils are supported to progress in line with their capabilities.”

The Cornwall 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%).

Cornwall Ofsted ratings:

77% of Cornwall schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 33 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website