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.

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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

Mrs Abimbola K

A well qualified and experienced Maths Teacher, with over 6 years' experience, currently teaching Maths in a secondary school in Kent. Teaches Maths from Primary and Prep, through Key Stage 3, 4, to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Provides support for 11+, 12+, 13+ and other Independent School Entrance Exams with high success rate. Currently running online tuition for all entrance exams, primary, and secondary Maths. Also offers support for GCSE resits and functional skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, 13+, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Mathematics Education with QTS, University of Brighton (2016). Higher National Diploma Business Administration, Yaba College of Technology, Lagos (2001).

Miss Ankita J

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher currently a supply teacher and tutor in the local area. Teaches across the Primary National Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, St Mary's University, Twickenham (2015). BA (Hons) Education Studies and Sociology, Canterbury Christchurch University (2014).

Miss Charlotte H

Highly experienced English teacher with eight years across UK private schools (Cheltenham Ladies' College), state and international schools. Ex-Teach First. Currently teaching English Language and Literature (Cambridge IGCSE) at International School Seychelles. Able to tutor English Language and Literature at Key Stage 3, GCSE/IGCSE and A level, plus entrance examinations to UK private and international schools. Exam boards offered for Literature and Language: AQA, OCR, Cambridge IGCSE, Cambridge A level English language, OCR A Level Literature.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Language, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Bristol (2016); BA (Hons) First Class English, University of Exeter (2015); TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) University of Exeter (2015).

Miss Hayley W

Qualified teacher currently teaching year 2 with prior experience teaching across years 2-6. Working at Belleville Primary school. SEN snd SEMH experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, Roehampton University (2018). BSc (Hons) Psychology and Counselling Roehampton University.

Ms Sumen S

Dedicated, enthusiastic and highly successful teacher and school leader, with over 20 years of a proven track record in raising standards and improving teaching and learning within the classroom, schools, across the curriculum and across all Key Stages. Currently teaching and Head of Secondary at Marjory Kinnon Special School. Teaches all subjects in the Primary National Curriculum. In addition, teaches English from Primary through to IGCSE/GCSE and A Level across all major exam boards. Supports preparations for 11+ and School entrance exams. 'As a senior Leader I have had the responsibility of leading English, curriculum, Teaching and Learning across the school. As a teacher/tutor I have an outstanding track record where pupils, fully engaged in their learning have met targets and excelled across the curriculum.'

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, University Entrance, Study Skills, 11+, English Literature, Common Entrance, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs, 13+
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Humanities and Psychology, Goldsmiths University of London (1990). PGCE English and SEN, St Mary's University (1991).

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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: