A Burford-based teacher to your home or online from £40 per hour

All of our private tutors in Burford are qualified and experienced teachers offering their skills as high-quality tutors. This means we cover every academic subject and year group - and that our tutors have the most up-to-date knowledge of the curriculum and exam boards. Lessons can be taught face-to-face in your home or delivered online, at a time that works for you.

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Why do parents choose us?

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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.

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 teachers in Burford

Ms Pepita T

Pepita is a Chartered Psychologist and Qualified Teacher and has worked at Head of Psychology at a Leading Independent Girls’ School (A Level Psychology results in 2019 were 57% A*, and 86% A-A*). Her predominate area of work outside of A Level Psychology tutoring is working with students using Performance Coaching to optimise academic performance by increasing resilience and reducing self-handicapping thinking and behaviours such as procrastination, performance anxiety, negative comparison and self-doubt. Pepita is an experienced teacher with many years’ experience of finding bespoke learning strategies, uniquely designed to suit each student’s needs, helping to raise confidence and exam performance. She is also a researcher, working in the field of using Performance Coaching with students to help them realise their full potential; Pepita’s research highlights the many positive effects of using individual and group coaching with students.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Psychology
Qualifications:
PGCE PCET Psychology A Level, QTLS, Cass School of Education (2013). MSc Occupational Psychology, City University London (2011). BSc (Hons) Psychology, London Metropolitan University (2009). Chartered Psychologist (CPsychol).

Ms Sara C

Experienced Online Tutor with a record of excellent results and positive progress using online platforms. Face to face is always preferred but online does offer another opportunity for tuition support. Qualified and experienced Science teacher, currently teaching at Avonbourne. Teaches Biology, Physics, Chemistry and Religious Studies from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; teaches Maths and English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE, across all major Exam Boards. AQA Examiner for Science. Methodist Minister (non-stipendiary). Supports home schooling and provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English Language, School Entrance Exams, English Literature, Common Entrance, 13+, Homeschool, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE (Distinction) Secondary Science, University of Manchester (1991). BSc Applied Biological Sciences, Manchester Metropolitan University (1987). BTh (Hons) Applied Theology (2001). MTh Practical Theology (2007).

Ms Ginnie R

Qualified and experienced English teacher, who taught at Oxford High School for girls for many years and who is still occasionally called in by them to help out at busy times. Previously taught at Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls in outer London for five years. Also an Examiner for the Cambridge Board and currently marks for the International A level English paper. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and University Entrance standard. Have considerable experience teaching mature students EFL on summer courses in Cambridge and at University College, London. Has also taught Theatre Studies and Speech and Drama, having directed productions for the Shakespeare School Festival in the past. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. A Level Examiner for Cambridge International. MA Shakespeare and Theatre, Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham (2013).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English Language and Literature and Teaching English as a Foreign Language (1976). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, Royal Holloway, University of London (1974). MA in Shakespeare and the Theatre, Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham (2013)

Mrs Catherine W

A qualified and experienced History Teacher, recently Head of Department at Princes Risborough School, currently offering home tuition. Teaches History from 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:
History
Qualifications:
PGCE History, Wall Hall, University of Hertfordshire (1979). BA (Hons) History, University of Sheffield (1978).

Miss Laura S

Qualified Primary school teacher and Assistant Headteacher with 11 years experience teaching across the Primary age range. 6 of those in Year 2. Currently teaching in Langley, Berkshire. Maths lead and external moderator for KS1 experience so good knowledge of the end of key stage expectations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Brunel University (2010). BA (Hons) English with Film and Theatre, University of Reading (2009).

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How are Burford schools performing?

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

Burford primary school performance:

The Burford area has 115 primary schools (one of the top being Great Tew County Primary School with 54% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils of all abilities and backgrounds have fantastic experiences in and out of the classroom. They learn a wide range of subjects in well-planned and interesting ways. Plays, trips, music and sports are an integral part of what the school offers. ”

The Burford local authority has an average of 65% 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%).

 

Burford secondary school performance:

The Burford area has 25 secondary schools (one of the top being The Cotswold Academy with 62% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement is outstanding. At GCSE, the proportion of students gaining five A* to C grades, including English and mathematics, is well above the national average. The proportion of students gaining the higher grades of A* and A, across a number of subjects, is well above average”

The Burford local authority has an average of 48% 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%).

Burford Ofsted ratings:

80% of Burford schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 21 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Burford

Teachers To Your Home specialises in connecting you to local Burford-based teachers. We provide tutoring for all subjects and ages, but have the most experience and teachers in the following subject areas: