A Northumberland-based French teacher to your home or online

Our French Tutors in Northumberland 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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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 Northumberland

Miss Rachel Y

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages. Experience teaching in both the Independent and State Sectors including roles as Head of German and Subject Manager for Modern Foreign Languages; currently supply teaching and offering home tuition. Teaches German and French from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3, GCSE and iGCSE and German to A-level; across all the major exam boards. Also able to teach Spanish from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3. Can Support preparation for Scholarships and School Entrance Exams. Provides language tuition for businesses from beginner to advanced level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish, German
Qualifications:
PGCE German with French, Nottingham University (2000). BA (Hons) German with French, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1996).

Mrs Kathy F

Qualified and experienced French and German Teacher, formerly Head of Modern Foreign Languages at Harrogate Grammar School, currently offering home tuition. Teaches French and German from beginners, through to Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, French, German, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE MFL, York University (1983). BA (Hons) Modern Languages - French and German, Oxford University (1981).

Mrs Jenna E

Qualified and experienced Secondary-level teacher of French and Spanish specialising in preparation for GCSE, but also delivering tuition at KS3. Experience of providing tuition for AQA, Edexcel and iGCSE. I have been providing high-quality tuition to a range of students, both in the UK and abroad for the past three years. My aim is to build my students' confidence in all 4 skill areas and I will always tailor lessons according to the individual needs of my students. Online teaching can be done via Zoom using a shared whiteboard with which the student can interact. I can also provide homework and feedback on written work on request. I like to have a good line of communication with parents and students and provide updates on student progress when needed. I don't see the online platform as a barrier to building rapport and have built up good relationships with the range of students I teach. I'm currently tutoring 6 GCSE students across a range of exam boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish
Qualifications:
PGDip (Secondary Education) Edge Hill University (2014) in association with Kingsbridge SCITT. BA (Joint Hons) French and Hispanic Studies (2:1) University of Nottingham (1998).

Mrs Debbie W

Qualified and experienced German, French and Spanish Teacher with Head of Department and overseas experience. Teaches German and French from Primary and Prep through to Key Stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB across all the major exam boards. Also teaches Spanish to GCSE and IGCSE as well as English to International Students. Provide language tuition for adult learners and businesses; from beginner to advanced levels.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish, German, EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
Masters in Education, Open University (2010). PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, University of Leeds (2003). BA (Hons) Modern Languages and Literature, French and German, University of Leeds (1999). CELTA, Leeds International Language Institute (1999).

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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How are Northumberland schools performing?

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

Northumberland primary school performance:

The Northumberland area has 178 primary schools (one of the top being Allendale Primary School with 39% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching across the school is good and some is outstanding. Teachers have high expectations of what pupils can achieve and pupils work hard to rise to the challenge.”

The Northumberland local authority has an average of 66% 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Northumberland secondary school performance:

The Northumberland area has 52 secondary schools (one of the top being The King Edward VI Academy with 60% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The sixth form is outstanding. Outstanding leadership of this highly inclusive sixth form underpins a broad curriculum and the exceptional performance of students. Results at A-level are significantly above national averages.”

The Northumberland local authority has an average of 43% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 93% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Northumberland Ofsted ratings:

80% of Northumberland schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 30 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website