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

All of our private tutors in Ferndown 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 Ferndown

Mrs Claire E

Qualified and experienced Teacher with particular experience in Special Needs. I have been working up until recently as a Specialist Advisory Teacher for a number of schools in the local area with individual children who are having difficulty with Literacy or Numeracy. I assess students at secondary age for Examinations Access Arrangements and suggest appropriate arrangements and am now employed part time at a Secondary school in Poole. I continue to provide In Service Training for Teaching Assistants/Teachers at whole school and small group level. Extensive and ongoing CPD. Structured Teaching Intervention for Dyslexia and Literacy, Level 7 (2019). Teacher Subject Specialism Training in Maths (2017).

SEN, English, Maths, School Entrance Exams
Post Graduate Certificate in Assessment for Dyslexia and Literacy, Level 7 (2013). Certificate of Psychometric Testing, Assessment and Access Arrangements, Level 7 (2013). PGCE Secondary Music and Remedial English, Greenwich University (1984). Associate Member of PATOSS and Dyslexia Guild.

Mrs Elizabeth C

I am a qualified teacher and I currently work part time in Year 1 in a local Bournemouth primary school. I have been qualified for 12 years and have taught all year groups from Early Years to Year 6, with a specialism in KS1. I have received comprehensive training in different maths schemes including Big Maths and White Rose. I also have a keen interest in phonics, reading and writing. I have been a tutor since 2010 and have thoroughly enjoyed working 1:1 with the children, concentrating on their individual needs and supporting them through the curriculum. I also taught GCSE Psychology for Christchurch Adult Education which I thoroughly enjoyed. I am committed to helping children to develop and progress, and believe that with the extra support tutoring can being that children can truly thrive.

Primary, SEN, Psychology, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
QTS with South Coast SCITT. BA (Hons) Psychology, University of Surrey.

Mr Phillip W

I teach EAL Science, Middle School and iGCSE Biology, Chemistry and Physics. I have also taught International Relations I have previously taught GCSE History and privately tutored History, Law and Government and Politics up to A Level. I previously worked in the Further Education sector where I taught BTEC Level 2 and 3 Public Services, Biology, Chemistry and Physics and HND Applied Biochemistry and Biology, which is the equivalent of the first 2 years of University. I have been an examiner and Team Leader for Edexcel in GCSE History since 2008 I have also previously been an examiner in GCE Anthropology for AQA. I was also an experienced moderator in coursework for Edexcel in GCSE History until it was abolished in the reforms. I was an examiner for AQA in GCSE Chemistry and I am currently also a GCE examiner in Biology with Edexcel.

Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, Politics, Law
PGCE Science with specialism in Chemistry, University of Portsmouth (2012). BSc (Hons) Archaeology, Bournemouth University (2001).

Mr Austin H

I am an experienced and passionate mathematics teacher, with 11 years of experience teaching all age groups from Year 7 up to A Level and IB. I have been Head of Mathematics and Computer Science at Warminster School, Wiltshire, for 5 years. I have been an expert examiner for Pearson Edexcel for the past 6 years and I understand how to get the best out of those I tutor. Having tutored Mathematics for most of my career, I understand what is needed to help a student progress and achieve their potential, and further. I have a friendly disposition and enjoy making Mathematics accessible to all. I look forward to hearing from you!

Maths, Further Maths, School Entrance Exams
MSc Learning and Teaching, Oxford University (2018). PGCE Secondary Mathematics, University of Reading (2011). BSc (Hons) Mathematics and French Studies, Oxford Brookes University (2010).

Miss Emma R

Qualified and experienced primary school teacher, with over 10 years' teaching experience in primary, independent prep and international schools. Maths specialist and National Curriculum SATs marker. Offers preparation for 11+ Entrance Examinations and KS2 SATs, with proven track record of success.

Primary, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualified Teacher Status (2011). PGCE Primary, Canterbury Christ Church University (2011). BSc (Hons) Mathematics, Exeter University (2007).

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How are Ferndown schools performing?

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

Ferndown primary school performance:

The Ferndown area has 20 primary schools (one of the top being West Moors Middle School with 17% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The curriculum is broad and balanced and prepares students well for the next stage of their education, and their future adult lives.”

The Ferndown 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 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).


Ferndown secondary school performance:

The Ferndown area has 8 secondary schools (one of the top being Ferndown Upper School with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ personal development and their pastoral care are real strengths. Staff know their pupils well and care about their well-being. As a result, pupils are very well supported. ”

The Ferndown local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Ferndown Ofsted ratings:

79% of Ferndown 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 Ferndown

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