A Somerset-based Latin teacher to your home or online

Our Latin Tutors in Somerset 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 Latin teachers in Somerset

Mrs Francoise W

-Qualified modern languages and Latin teacher with over 25 years of teaching experience. Head of Latin and Modern Languages in a private school for 16 years. -Currently retired. -Now a private tutor of French and Latin and volunteer teacher of French for Latin American youngsters and adults. -Developed a French course to teach French online to adult beginners and a second one, more recently, to teach French online to primary school children. Successfully used it to teach several primary school children during lockdowns. Taught Common Entrance Latin to several Year 8 pupils in 2020 and 2021. All made excellent progress and were very pleased with their results. -SEN experience. -I am now teaching Latin and French mostly online to adults and children. I particularly like teaching French or Latin to complete beginners both adults of any age and children.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Latin
Qualifications:
Licence-ès Lettres, University of Saint-Étienne, English, Linguistics and Latin. Maîtrise, University of Saint-Étienne, Linguistics (Les Champs Étymologiques du Vocabulaire Institutionnel Anglais). Passed with merit. Certificate in Education, University of Reading. Passed with merit.

Mrs Gabriella G

Qualified and experienced teacher, now offering online tuition. Teaches across the Primary and Secondary Sectors. Teaches English and Maths from Primary and Prep through GCSE and IGCSE. Teaches Italian, Latin, Ancient Greek, Spanish, through to A level, across all major Exam Boards. SEN experience. Edexcel /AQA Examiner. Can provide preparation for SATs, 11+, 13+,Common Entrance and Scholarship. I have taught Math and English Functional Skills Level 1-3 in Adult Education Colleges.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Spanish, Italian, Latin, Common Entrance, 11+, SATs, 13+, Greek, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, English Language
Qualifications:
QTS. PGCE Secondary (ages 11 - 14).

Mr Nick B

Qualified and experienced Prep School teacher, previously Head of Latin and teacher at Felsted Prep School, now full-time tutor. Teaches English and Latin, from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE, across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for Scholarship, School Entrance and 13+ Common Entrance Exams. Can support homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Latin, EFL or ESL, 11+, Homeschool, 13+, Classical Civilisation, English Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, Study Skills, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
MA History, St John's College, Cambridge University (1991).

Miss Stephanie B

Qualified and experienced teacher of Latin, Greek, Classical Civilisation, and French, at all levels from Primary and Prep, through to Secondary. Currently employed at Prior Park College, Bath but now offering online and in person tutoring through the summer. I offer general tuition but also specific preparation for CE, GCSE, and A level examinations, with a personalised approach for each student.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Latin, Greek, Common Entrance, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Classical Civilisation
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Classics, University of Sussex (2020). MSc Linguistics: Evolution of Language and Cognition, University of Edinburgh (2018). BA (Hons) Classics (focus: Ancient Languages) and French, University of Exeter (2014).

Mr Giles D

Currently p/t employed teacher of GCSE Latin at Wallingford School and private teacher of GCSE Latin at Didcot Girls School. Previously distance learning teacher of Latin, Classical Civilisation (both to A-level) and head of faculty at Nelson Thornes Distance Learning (now t/a Tute Education). Prior to that role, I taught in preparatory schools in London. I often attend the summer school of the Association for Latin Teaching (ARLT) and I review new publications for the Journal of Classics Teaching.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Latin, Classical Civilisation, Greek
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Class III - Literae Humaniores (Classical Studies) at St John's College, Oxford University, 1976

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How are Somerset schools performing?

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

Somerset primary school performance:

The Somerset area has 294 primary schools (one of the top being Preston CofE Primary School with 35% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ achievement is outstanding. Overall attainment, especially in mathematics and writing, has risen substantially since the previous inspection and is above average by the end of Year 6.”

The Somerset 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%).

 

Somerset secondary school performance:

The Somerset area has 88 secondary schools (one of the top being Brymore Academy with 12% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is consistently good across the range of practical and academic subjects. Teachers know the students well, ensuring that their planning includes the right level of challenge for all groups.”

The Somerset 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 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Somerset Ofsted ratings:

72% of Somerset schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 41 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website