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

All of our private tutors in Christchurch 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 Christchurch

Dr Karen M

Qualified and experienced teacher of science, previously a successful post-doctoral scientific researcher specialising in virology. Qualified to teach biology, chemistry and physics through KS3 and up to GCSE, with specialism in biology across all major exam boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, University of Southampton (2019); PhD tick-borne flaviviruses, University of Liverpool (2014); BSc (Hons) Animal Science, University of Reading (1995).

Mr Liam B

Online IGCSE specialist. Very experienced and well qualified Head of English/History . Accredited Examiner with CIE and Edexcel IGCSE. Proven track record of delivering above target grades: Patient, student-centred and with a good sense of humour, I try and make tuition as enjoyable and fun an experience as possible while staying super focused on what it is that the student wants to achieve in terms of grades/outcomes. Happy to teach small groups as well as 121.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Education Open University (2021) MA Staffordshire (2015). PGCE Anglia Ruskin University (2006). BA (Hons) Univerity of East Anglia (1995).

Miss Gemma B

Positive, inclusive and holistic tutor with over 18 years of experience. I believe learning should be engaging, fun and impactful focusing on academic progress alongside developing social and emotional skills. I currently work as a full time tutor and teach English Language and English Literature from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE across all major Exam Boards. I have extensive SEN experience and create bespoke, personalised lessons using a range of activities and resources.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE English (11-18), University of Southampton (2003). BA (Hons) English, University College Chichester (2002). BSc (Hons) Sociology, University of Portsmouth (1999).

Mr Jonathan U

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently a Key Stage 2 teacher at a local school. Teaches all subjects across Primary National Curriculum, across all ages and abilities. Music specialist, running a large choir and stage school. SEN experience. Provides preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Examinations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Southampton (2008). MA Music, University of York (2006). BA (Hons) Music, University of York (2005).

Mr Nick M

Senior English Lecturer and educational consultant, results-orientated, able to work under pressure both individually, and as a team member. Excellent communication skills, class management, and lesson preparation. A proven, dedicated Head of Department, having a strong work ethic with a strong commitment to achieving excellence in teaching, and in improving student learning. Encourages open discussions with students, problem-solving, developing life learning skills

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MEd including PGCE, English Studies, Curriculum and Learning, Open University of Hong Kong (2010).

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How are Christchurch schools performing?

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

Christchurch primary school performance:

The Christchurch area has 23 primary schools (one of the top being St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Christchurch with 23% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Children make outstanding progress in the early years, especially in reading, writing and mathematics. They reach high standards by the time they leave the Reception Year.”

The Christchurch local authority has an average of 67% 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%).

 

Christchurch secondary school performance:

The Christchurch area has 11 secondary schools (one of the top being St Peter's Catholic Comprehensive School with 53% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school successfully fosters high-quality spiritual, moral, social and cultural education. Performing arts, art and sport are among the several strengths in the curriculum. The school’s strong Catholic ethos underpins the successful curriculum.”

The Christchurch local authority has an average of 51% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of % of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Christchurch Ofsted ratings:

70% of Christchurch schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 6 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website