An Edinburgh-based French teacher to your home or online

Our French 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 French teachers in Edinburgh

Mrs Caroline M

I am a qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, previously at Haileybury College and Oakham School. I teach French and Italian from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE, IB and A level; across all major Exam Boards. I support preparations for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams and currently provide language tuition for businesses and adult learners; from beginner to advanced levels.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Italian, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, University of York (2012). BA (Hons) French with Italian, University of Warwick (2011).

Mrs Sally W

I am an enthusiastic and dynamic qualified primary teacher with experience working in schools in the UK and overseas. I have eight years of experience working with children from the ages of 0-17years. I hold a TEFL qualification and am trained in Philosophy for Children (P4C) and autism. Having originally trained in design, I always try to apply creativity to my lessons and believe that education should always be enjoyable. Alongside my work in schools, I have tutored both children and adults in English, maths, phonics, science, art and design, DT, English as a foreign language and 11+ exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, French, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, Homeschool, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education with QTS, Newcastle University (2020). TEFL 120hr Advanced Certificate (2015). BA (Hons) Surface Design, University of The Arts London (2014).

Mrs Jennifer M

I am an experienced French and Spanish teacher, holding a PGCE from Newcastle University dating from 2000. I have held Head of Languages posts in several UK secondary schools in London, Leeds and the North East. I am currently Head of MFL at a secondary school in County Durham. I have taught French and Spanish to all age groups from primary to university level in the UK, as well as in France, Canada and Mexico. I hold a BA in French and Italian from Birmingham University and a DEUG, MA and MPhil in French from Grenoble and Lyon Universities in France. I have been a moderator for the AQA exam board for A2 French and an examiner for AQA GCSE French speaking. This year I will be an examiner for the AQA and Pearson GCSE French and Spanish writing examinations. Since March 2020 I have conducted many French and Spanish lessons online through TEAMS. Teaching languages is my passion and I thoroughly enjoy imparting my knowledge to foreign language learners!!

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, French, Spanish, Italian, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Degree level qualification in Spanish, Instituto Cervantes, Leeds (2017). Certificate in Italian Language and Culture (2001). PGCE Newcastle University (2001). DEA (MPhil) in French Language, Literature and Civilisation, Lyon III University, France.(1996). MA in Comparative Francophone Literature, Lyon II University France (1994). R.S.A. (Cambridge) Preparatory Certificate in T.E.F.L. (1993). BA (Hons) French with Italian, Birmingham University (1993).

Mrs Sabine P

Qualified and experienced teacher of French in both primary and secondary settings. I have over 30 years experience in private French Tuition one-to-one or in small groups and have tutored students from 5 years of age to 60+ either in French conversation; school support; or preparation for GCSE; A-Level and Undergraduate Degrees in French. I recognise all students learn in different ways and have different levels of confidence and I make sure that I always personalise the learning to meet the specific needs and ambitions of each and every student. I am pleased to be able to say that every student who has taken up the opportunity to have private French Tuition with me has made significant progress - in the last year, all my A-Level and GCSE students achieved high grades. Being a native speaker, I am very proud of my French heritage and culture and I am keen to share my love of the French language and all things French with others.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French
Qualifications:
BEd Leeds Metropolitan University (1997).

Mrs Nicola H

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher with 17 years of teaching experience, currently working as a supply teacher covering long and short term assignments across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 & 2. Experience in teaching all subjects in the primary curriculum with specialisms in French, Art and SEN.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, French, SATs, School Entrance Exams, IT Skills
Qualifications:
Certificate for Teaching Modern Foreign Languages in the Primary School, York St John’s (2006). PGCE Primary, York St John’s (2003). BA (Hons) Degree French, Latin subsidiary, Durham University (1982).

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