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

All of our private tutors in Canterbury 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?

Only qualified teachers

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 Canterbury

Mr Gary R

Qualified and experienced teacher of Physical Education and English currently teaching at Valley Park School. Teaches GCSE PE and BTEC Sport but have taught GCSE English too across most major Exam Boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. BA (Hons) Physical Education with QTS University of Brighton (2002).

Miss Suzanne C

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, including as a SENCo, currently teaching part time at Bodsham Primary School. Teaches the core subjects across the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Experienced tutor for eleven plus preparation, assessing and planning individually to target areas of specific need to support progress.One hundred percent success rate on preparing pupils for entrance exams in this last year Also extensive SEN experience, including dyslexia, dyscalculia and ADHD.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, EFL or ESL, 11+, Study Skills, Homeschool, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Early Years, Canterbury Christ Church University (1994).

Ms June P

Qualified English, Drama, Film/Media and 11 plus teacher. QTLS, ATCL and CERT Ed. Currently Teaching at Brentwood County High School. Experienced English to GCSE. Drama, Film and Media studies A level and BTEC. An experienced, enthusiastic, and focused teacher who is committed to safeguarding and promoting the education and well-being of children and young people always. Passionate about giving young people the best possible education in life and enjoys working in a busy environment and relishes the challenge of managing a diverse workload. She can establish a supportive relationship with not only students but also their parents and fellow teachers all with the aim of promoting and reinforcing a student’s independence and self-esteem. She is fundamentally committed to good practise and innovation and who is very much a team player. Always engaged in continuous learning to broaden her knowledge and experience, she is confident, passionate, and enthusiastic about working with young people.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Careers Guidance, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Cert Ed, QTLS and ATL

Mr Paul W

Qualified and experienced English teacher, currently teaching English Language and English Literature at Folkestone Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for Scholarship, School Entrance Exams and GCSE resits; also provides literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA English Linguistics, Birmingham City University (2012). PGDIP English Linguistics (2011). PGCE English Linguistics, Birmingham City University (2010). BA (Hons) Education. Manchester Metropolitan University (2009). Certificate in Education, University of Manchester (2001).

Mrs Rebecca C

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher and educational writer, with 20 years experience teaching across the ages and Key Stages. Currently works as a full-time tutor and educational writer/consultant, also supports home schooling. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum and provides preparations for SATs, Scholarship, 11+ and Independent School Entrance Exams, including ISEB pretest.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BSc (Hons) Primary Science Education with QTS, University of Greenwich (2002).

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Phone us on 03300 580908 or fill in the form below to get a shortlist of suitable, available teachers

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How are Canterbury schools performing?

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

Canterbury primary school performance:

The Canterbury area has 19 primary schools (one of the top being Blean Primary School with 28% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils achieve very highly in English and mathematics across the school. They make excellent progress. Their writing is of a particularly high standard. They read confidently and accurately.”

The Canterbury local authority has an average of 68% 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 12% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Canterbury secondary school performance:

The Canterbury area has 14 secondary schools (one of the top being Simon Langton Girls' Grammar School with 93% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Provision for students’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is outstanding. Students value their personal and social education lessons highly. ”

The Canterbury local authority has an average of 46% 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%).

Canterbury Ofsted ratings:

62% of Canterbury schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Canterbury

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