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

Miss Kathryn W

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently a senior teacher at Rabbsfarm Primary School. Teaches across the ages and across Key Stage 1 and 2. Can support all core subjects within New Primary National Curriculum. SEN experience. Can support preparations for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Examinations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Study Skills, SATs
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) with Qualified Teacher Status, Edge Hill University College (1998).

Mr Sebastian W

Qualified and experienced Geography Teacher, currently teaching in a local Secondary School. Teaches German and Geography from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE, A Level and IB across all the major exam boards. AQA Geography examiner.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Geography, German
Qualifications:
BA Environments, Environmental Geographies, Politics and Culture, University of Melbourne (2014).

Ms Joanna Z

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently teaching at PHPS School. Teaches across the primary age range, all core subjects in the National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Gifted and talented teaching.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, 11+, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE, Primary Education, University of Greenwich (1997). BSc (Hons) Psychology, Open University (2001) Writing Moderator for Barnet 2019.

Miss Ciara E

Qualified and experienced Primary and SEN teacher, now part-time tutor, also supporting home schooling. Teaches 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. Provides support for home schooling, preparation for 11+, SATs and School Entrance Exams. Experience teaching in special needs schools across all ages and for a wide range of needs, including autism spectrum disorders. Additional training in Lego Therapy.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
MSc Autism Spectrum Disorders, with Commendation, Queen's University Belfast (2019), Qualified Teacher Status (2016), Bachelor of Education, University of Edinburgh (2015).

Mr Hal E

Qualified teacher of maths and computer science. Currently teaching at a secondary school. Ten years of experience working in secondary schools as a teacher, teaching assistant and parent support.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Computer Science
Qualifications:
Teach GCSE Computer Science, The Chartered Institute for IT (2020). PGCE Secondary Mathematics, University of East London (2019). BSc (Hons) Psychology, The Open University (2006). BSc (Hons) Philosophy, London School of Economics (2000).

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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: