A Derbyshire-based French teacher to your home or online

Our French Tutors in Derbyshire 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.

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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 look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our French teachers in Derbyshire

Mrs Diane F

A qualified French Teacher I have worked at all Key Stages teaching French, starting out in the city at a Community College before moving to a High School in the county. After that, I spent some time in an Upper School and currently work in the Primary Sector. I use my language expertise here providing training for schools as a Languages Consultant. My experience includes participation in language exchanges/trips abroad and hosting foreign language assistants; involvement in British Council cultural projects and links worldwide. ).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary French, Birmingham University (1985). BA (Hons) French, Leeds University (1984

Mrs Sally-Jayne B

Qualified and experienced teacher, specialising in English, Maths and Modern Foreign Languages across KS2 and KS3. Significant SEN experience, particularly in supporting children with autism, dyslexia and ADHD. Focus on building confidence. Provides preparations towards SATs. Supports homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, French, Spanish, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, SATs, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE KS2 and KS3 with Modern Foreign Languages specialism, Newman University, Birmingham (2007). BA (Hons) French and Spanish, University of Nottingham (1992).

Mr Nicholas R

I am currently tutoring in Latin at all levels from Beginners through to Common Entrance, GCSE and A Level. I was an Assistant Examiner in GCSE Latin language with the OCR Examination Board for five years, and was recently appointed as Latin expert and teacher at Oxford Education Online. At Common Entrance Level, I have successfully tutored boys in Latin to enable them to gain places at Eton College and Magdalen College School, Oxford, so I am acutely aware of the high standard of Latin required for success in both Common Entrance and individual school entrance examinations. I am currently tutoring two Year 8 students at private schools in the Midlands in Latin and will work with them until they take their GCSE exams in this subject, and at Oxford Education Online, I am teaching both Year 10 and Year 11 Latin. In addition to Latin, I can also offer Common Entrance tuition in French.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish, German, Latin, Portuguese, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
Master of Library Science, University of Loughborough (1980). BA (Double Honours) French and Latin, University of Manchester (1977). Diplôme de Français, Degré Supérieur, Université de Dijon (1976).

Miss Leila D

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, currently teaching at a local Academy. Teaches French at all levels, from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; teaches Spanish up to Key Stage 3. Native French speaker.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish
Qualifications:
Postgraduate Diploma in Education, Modern Foreign Languages, University of Birmingham (2013). MA French as a Foreign Language, Nanterre, France (2013). BA (Hons) English Language, Literature and Civilisation, Nanterre, France (2009)

Mrs Louise J

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently a self-employed tutor & supply teacher. Teaching all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum; across EYFS, Key Stage 1 and 2; also teaches French at Primary and Prep level. Previously class teacher and MFL lead teacher at Becket Primary School, St Alban's Catholic School and Springfield Junior School. Provides preparation for SATs, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Can support homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, French, SATs, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Nottingham Trent University (2014). BA (Hons) French, Kingston University, Surrey (2003).

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How are Derbyshire schools performing?

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

Derbyshire primary school performance:

The Derbyshire area has 427 primary schools (one of the top being Carsington and Hopton Primary School with 17% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Good quality teaching encourages pupils’ enthusiasm for learning and their accelerating progress. Good relationships between staff and pupils and vibrant displays all over the school promote a very positive environment for learning.”

The Derbyshire local authority has an average of 64% 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 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Derbyshire secondary school performance:

The Derbyshire area has 88 secondary schools (one of the top being Parkside Community School with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers generally understand what pupils are able to do and use this knowledge to plan activities which meet their needs. This means that pupils are effectively supported and appropriately challenged.”

The Derbyshire local authority has an average of 44% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Derbyshire Ofsted ratings:

71% of Derbyshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 45 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website