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

All of our private tutors in Harpenden 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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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.

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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 Harpenden

Ms Hasna L

Qualified and experienced French Teacher. Teaching French from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, including SEN experience. Offers preparation for 11+, 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. Little about myself; I am a French native, I was born and raised in France and then lived 14 years in England. I am an UK qualified Modern Foreign Language Teacher with French. I completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Education in Portsmouth England. I am currently working as a French teacher KS3, KS4 till A-level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, French, Spanish, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE MFL French from the University of Portsmouth (2015), BA (Hons) Anthropology, London Metropolitan University (2013).

Miss Molly C

Newly qualified teacher currently working at St James' CofE Primary School in Bermondsey. Teaches across the primary curriculum from EYFS and both Key Stages 1 and 2. Have both 1:1 support and SEN experience. Offers preparation for SATS and school entrance exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. Primary Teaching, Kingston University (2021). BA (Hons) Acting, UNiversity of Essex (2016).

Miss Helen E

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, Ofsted graded Outstanding, with over 18 years' experience teaching in several inner city schools, across EYFS and Key Stage 1. Phonics lead teacher. SEN experience. Previously tutored years 2 and 6 in preparation for SAT's tests. Also experience as ICT Lead across Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 7+ and 11+ tests.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, IT Skills, SATs
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) QTS Teaching, Goldsmith's College, University of London (2002).

Miss Harriet W

I am passionate about making the world a fairer and more equal place. Everyone, no matter their starting point, deserves the right to have a quality education. I am highly motivated and enthusiastic. Through education, creativity and positivity I inspire and encourage those who I work with. I strive to improve the well-being of others. In my most recent teaching role, I have taught KS3, GCSE and A level geography to a range of different ability students. I was required to have a knowledge of students and provide appropriate differentiated learning materials, embedding retrieval quizzes into lessons. I created schemes of work for KS3 and supported with GCSE lesson creation content and resources. I also have experience tutoring online and in person, building student confidence and achieving great results. By utilising a holistic approach I support and lead to ensure the world is a better place for all.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Geography
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography, University of Nottingham (2016). MSc Sustainability, Anglia Ruskin University (2014). Sustainable Development, Aberystwyth University (2013).

Mr Daniel A

Qualified and experienced Primary teacher. Taught across the Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculum and can offer preparation for SATs. Well versed in dynamic assessment to identify your child’s strengths. I am currently a 3rd-year Trainee Child and Educational Psychologist. This gives me vast SEN experience. I also take a holistic view to learning which incorporates psychological theory. I have taught Year 2, Year 4 and Year 6 (for 2 years). This have given me experience in supporting SATs preparations as well as teaching phonics extensively. Can offer support for children who may be working behind age-related expectations in any area of the KS1 and KS2 curriculum.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs
Qualifications:
Doctorate in Child and Educational Psychology, University of East London (2022). PGCE Primary, Goldsmiths, University of London (2015). MSc Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University College London (2014). BSc (Hons) Psychology, University of Hull (2011).

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How are Harpenden schools performing?

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

Harpenden primary school performance:

The Harpenden area has 20 primary schools (one of the top being The Lea Primary School and Nursery with 26% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The Lea Primary School and Nursery is a fully inclusive school that promotes the ethos of ‘every child matters’. At the heart of your work sits the school’s vision, ‘learn, enjoy, achieve’, and this permeates the work of leaders, staff and governors. Consequently, children and pupils are very positive about all their learning experiences.”

The Harpenden 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 13% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Harpenden secondary school performance:

The Harpenden area has 8 secondary schools (one of the top being St George's School with 83% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The headteacher, extremely well supported by senior, subject and house leaders, has successfully ensured that all staff have high expectations of themselves and others. Many students also have high expectations of themselves. This contributes significantly to outstanding teaching, achievement, behaviour and safety and attitudes to learning. As a result, St George’s is a thriving and cohesive learning community.”

The Harpenden local authority has an average of 52% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Harpenden Ofsted ratings:

76% of Harpenden schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 11 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Harpenden

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