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

All of our private tutors in Folkestone 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 Folkestone

Mr Simon C

Qualified and experienced Geography teacher, currently Head of Geography at the Archbishop's School, Canterbury. Teaches Geography from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major exam boards. Senior Examiner for AQA and GCSE Examiner for OCR. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Geography, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Geography with Education, University of Southampton (1994).

Mr Chris B

Qualified and experienced head of department of Business Studies and Economics at Bullers Wood School for Girls in Bromley. Teaches Economics and Business Studies at GCSE, BTEC and A level; across all major Exam Boards. Currently teaching AQA GCSE Business, AQA A Level Business, Edexcel A Level Economics and BTEC Level 3 Business.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Economics, Business
Qualifications:
PGCE Business Studies and Economics, Institute of Education, University of London (2018). BA (Hons) Hospitality Business Management, University of Birmingham (2013) - 1st Class.

Mrs Cara N

I am a qualified teacher currently teaching in a local Primary School. I teach all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, from Early Years Foundation Stage to Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities. I have vast experience planning for children with SEND, and up-to-date training on effective strategies to support their individual needs and learning. I am able to provide fun and exciting tutition for pre-school children to develop their confidence, self-esteem, PSE skills, and emerging literacy and mathematics skills. I am also able to offer support for home-schooling, Phonics Screening Test, KS1 SATS, KS2 SATS, and identifying gaps in a child’s learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary with Early Years Specialism, Anglia Ruskin (2016). BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies, University of Roehampton (2014).

Mrs Denise S

I am a qualified, experienced English and Specialist Dyslexia Teacher who has taught in secondary, FE and HE phases. I have taught from Key Stage 3 to English Language and Literature GCSEs; supported GCSE and IGCSE resits; literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners and specialist one to one and small group support.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, English Literature, Homeschool, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Study Skills
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills, QLTS (2016). OCR Level 5 Diploma in Teaching Students with Dyslexia and Specific Learning Difficulties, London South Bank University (2014). BA (Hons) Theology, King's College, London (2007).

Mrs Christine R

I am a friendly teacher who adapts lessons to the needs of the individual student. Qualified Chemistry and Science Teacher with experience of teaching Science in 6th Form Colleges and Independent International Boarding Schools currently working as a private tutor and supply teacher in the local area. Teaches Science, Chemistry, Biology and Physics from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE and Chemistry to A level across all the Major Exam Boards. Senior examiner in Chemistry for the IB.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
QTS Science and Chemistry, SCITT (2007). BSc (Hons) Applied Chemistry Kingston University (1984).

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How are Folkestone schools performing?

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

Folkestone primary school performance:

The Folkestone area has 24 primary schools (one of the top being Seabrook Church of England Primary School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Seabrook is an outstanding school, providing an exceptionally stimulating, enjoyable and well-rounded education for its pupils so that they develop into mature, thoughtful and responsible youngsters by the end of Year 6. The headteacher, very ably supported by the senior leadership team and governing body, has been highly effective in creating an excellent team with a strong commitment to ongoing improvement.”

The Folkestone 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%).

 

Folkestone secondary school performance:

The Folkestone area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being The Folkestone School for Girls with 82% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school has sustained high levels of attainment. Students excel through personal development and academic study; all achieve very well.”

The Folkestone 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%).

Folkestone Ofsted ratings:

71% of Folkestone schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 8 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Folkestone

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