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

All of our private tutors in Helston 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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Just a few of our teachers in Helston

Miss Jess C

Hi I am an experienced Primary Teacher with 18 years of experience across EYFS, Key Stage 1, 2 and within a SEND setting. I have spent several years in Key Stage 1 administering SATs and the Phonics screening. My most recent specialist experience has been within complex SEND settings primarily ASD related approaches. I have taught across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. I am a Licensed Thrive practitioner. I am person centred and happy to adapt sessions to meet the interests of my learners in order to support them understand, thrive and make progress. I am to make learning meet each child's individual needs and value listening and responding to the parents as experts of what works for their child. I can offer preparation for SATs, Phonics Screening and other relevant assessments at Primary Level. I can also offer more bespoke learning packages designed in consultation with you. Interest and specialist in communication, learning difficulties, ASD (including PDA) and anxiety.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Homeschool, SATs
Qualifications:
Qualified SENCO (NASENCO) Post graduate diploma in Special Educational Needs Co ordination, Plymouth University (2012). BA (Hons) QTS Primary Education; with English and History specialisms, Bath Spa University (2002).

Miss Caroline L

Qualified and experienced English teacher, previously Lead Teacher and Second in Department at a local Academy. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards. AQA Examiner. Provides English as a Foreign Language tuition. Supports preparations for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarship; GCSE, IGCSE retakes; also literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Experienced with home educated students. I provide personalised lessons for all my students and teach with passion. As an academic coach I also tend to include skills to cope with exam stress and help with organisation of revision timetables.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
MA Education, Leadership and Management, Open University (2010). TEFL (2007), BA (Hons) English Literature, University of York (2007).

Mrs Melissa C

I qualified in 1984 with my PGCE from Cambridge University and since then I have taught in a variety of schools in both the private and state sector in London & the South East where I taught at The Judd School in Tonbridge teaching English GCSE and Latin A level. My most recent school post was teaching GCSE English AQA Board in Sussex. I have been tutoring for the last 20 years for the Kent 11 Plus examination including my own children, who all gained places at Kent Grammar schools, and also tutoring English Literature & Language at GCSE and A Level. I have recently moved from Kent to Cornwall but I am still in touch with my students and it is wonderful to see them progressing in their lives. I can supply email addresses of my clients in Sussex / Kent whose children I taught English Literature and Language to on a one to one basis. My own children have dyslexia and ADHD and I have helped them in their studies to secure places at Manchester and Bristol University.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, French, Latin, 13+, SATs, Common Entrance, English Literature, 11+, English Language, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
PGCE Cambridge University (1984). BA (Hons) Latin with Greek subsidiary Class 2:1, Bristol University (1983).

Mrs Cassie K

I am an experienced KS1 and KS2 teacher and have been teaching continuously since gaining my P.G.C.E in 1999. I worked at Bodriggy Academy in Hayle for 18 years. I taught a Year 3 class full-time for the first 8 years then, after having children of my own, I went back part-time (0.4) and for the last 10 years I have taught reception children through to Year 6. I have job-shared in EYFS, taught a mixed Year 1/2 class, as well as a mixed Year 5/6 class. I have also carried out Senior management PPA cover in EYFS, Years 1/2, and Years 5/6. In Sept 2019 I made the transition from permanent employment to supply. This has given me the opportunity to teach in a wide range of schools and learn from the many varied ways teaching is delivered in different settings. I have spent a lot of this time teaching at Marazion school.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Geography, 11+
Qualifications:
P.C.C.G (Post graduate certificate of education) 1998 - 1999 Exeter University - QTS Geography Degree BSC (Hons) 2:2 - Cheltenham and Gloucestershire college of Higher Education - 1994-1997

Mrs Ellie W

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher. Teaches across the primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2, with a specialism in Early Years learning. Offers support for SATs. Also teaches English as a second language.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE, University of St Mark and St John, Plymouth (2017). BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies, University of St Mark and St John, Plymouth (2016). CELTA, Cornwall College, Cambourne (2007).

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How are Helston schools performing?

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

Helston primary school performance:

The Helston area has 16 primary schools (one of the top being Garras Community Primary School with 25% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils' achievement is good. Children get off to an excellent start in the Early Years Foundation Stage where they are provided with outstanding teaching. The very small size of each year group means there is much variation from year to year in attainment. Nonetheless, attainment is at least average and sometimes above average at the end of Year 6. Pupils progress well because teaching is consistently good and sometimes outstanding. ”

The Helston 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Helston secondary school performance:

The Helston area has 1 secondary schools (one of the top being Helston Community College with 42% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“By the end of Year 11, students have made good progress in a range of subjects. Moreable students achieve very well and exceed national expectations.”

The Helston local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Helston Ofsted ratings:

94% of Helston schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

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