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

Mr David R

Qualified and experienced teacher of Humanities, with experience teaching across State and Independent School sectors. Teaches Geography, History and Religious Studies from Prep and Key Stage 3 through GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Geography up to A level and IB, across all major Exam Boards. Previously Housemaster and Head of Humanities Department. Provides preparations for School Entrance Examinations. OCR and Edexcel Examiner. Qualified Level 7 Executive Coach.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Geography, History, Study Skills, Religious Studies, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography, University of Durham (1991). BSc Geography and Anthropology, University of Durham (1982). Executive Coaching and Mentoring L7 Diploma

Miss Kate S

I am a graduate of the Open University with a 2:1 BA (Hons) in History and QTS via SCITT from the University of Portsmouth. I currently teach upper key stage 2 (Year 5) but also have cover teaching and pastoral experience at secondary level. I am experienced in all aspects of safeguarding and promoting pupil wellbeing and have a particular interest in promoting child mental health. I am proficient in planning and delivering high-quality teaching and keep up to date with the latest pedagogies and practices. I like to ensure that I run an inclusive and calm classroom that promotes equality of opportunity for all. I am well versed in promoting literacy and numeracy and have gained significant experience in working with pupils with wide-ranging AEN including ASD, dyslexia, ODD and gifted children. As a person, I am calm and collected, approachable, personable and capable of dealing with difficult situations with a clear head and methodical approach.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, History
Qualifications:
PGCE QTS, University of Portsmouth SCITT PTSA (2020). BA (Hons) History 2:1, Open University (2016).

Mrs Kate G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English Language and Literature, teaching in a local grammar school for 10 years. SENCO for 5 years, with experience in teaching dyslexic and autistic students. Teaches English Language and Literature from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Offers preparations for SATs, 11+, 13+ and scholarship. Supports literacy, general study skills, GCSE resits and Functional Skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE English, Roehampton University (2000). BA (Hons) English Language and Literature, Royal Holloway College, University of London (1997).

Ms Tania Z

Qualified and very experienced maths teacher, teaching part-time at top state school Sixth Form College. Maths degree, PGCE and MA Ed. Former A level examiner for 10 years. Experience in teaching 13+, GCSE, IGCSE, A level. Offering online lessons through Zoom using a visualiser.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths
Qualifications:

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 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: