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

All of our private tutors in Launceston 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 Launceston

Mr Tim C

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, with over 10 years teaching in local primary schools. Currently a full-time tutor, with more than 5 years experience offering high quality tuition for 11+ and specialist SEN provision. Teaches all core subjects in the Primary National Curriculum, covering Key Stages 1 and 2 across all year groups. In addition, has considerable experience working with challenging children with complex needs as an SEN Intervention Teacher. This experience includes working with a number of children with ADHD and an understanding that every child learns in different ways. Level 5 Certificate in Primary School Education Sports Specialism, Sports Leaders (2018).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, University of East London (2008). BA Hons Sociology, Brunel University (2003).

Miss Sarah W

I am a qualified and experienced secondary English teacher and have been working in education for 5 years. I have experience of teaching students in KS2 to KS5 English literature and language and have helped students of all abilities as well as SEN. At the moment, I am a full time private 1:1 and group tutor with 5 star feedback from all the families I work with. I tutor online through Zoom as I feel this is the best platform to deliver effective and fun lessons. My style is to find gaps in students knowledge and fill them in order to help them reach their full potential. But I don't teach to exam (unless it's asked for). Lessons with me are relevant, engaging and bespoke.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
SCITT, Thamesmead School (2018) Outstanding teacher status. PGCE Secondary English, Roehampton University (2018). BA (Hons) English literature and language 2:1 (69%) (2014).

Mr Thomas B

During the lockdown, I am offering online tuition for anybody who feels their education has been detrimentally impacted by the pandemic. I am a qualified English teacher and until recently was the Key Stage 4 Co-ordinator at Devonport High School for Boys. I am experienced at teaching English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3 through to A Level across the major exam boards. Having been an examiner, I can help raise confidence in the main skills and exam technique that are particularly needed in year 11. Whether you have missed specific units, need differentiation for special educational needs, or want to be challenged beyond the school curriculum, I can tailor sessions to the individual student.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, University of Exeter, QTS (2015) BA English, University of Sussex, First Class (2014) A-level English Literature, A* (2011) GCSE English Language and Literature, A-A* (2008)

Mr Anthony P

I have a passion for education and learning, and for English and History. I am very self-motivated, well organised, excellent at timekeeping, driven to achieve my goals and ambitions, support students to achieve theirs and engage with my own CPD. I have experience of teaching and supporting a diverse range of students, and experience of teaching in different educational settings. As part of my PGCE, I worked at City College Plymouth teaching Functional Skills and GCSE English to young adults and mature learners. Since then I have taught KS3 and KS4 English as a Supply Teacher, have worked as a Personal Tutor to a GCSE student and have taught EAL students at the Europa Summer School, the Meridian School and at Mercator. Since January 2020 I have been employed by Cornwall College to teach GCSE and Functional Skills English at Duchy College Stoke Climsland. I firmly believe that everyone should have an equal opportunity to succede and that all educational environments be a safe place.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE (incorporating the Diploma in Education and Training) Plymouth University (2018). MRes History, Plymouth University (2016). BA (Hons) History, Plymouth University (2013).

Mrs Jo M

Qualified and highly experienced teacher of Spanish and EFL, very recently Head of Spanish at Pitsford School, Northampton (6 years) before relocating to Devon. With 28 years’ experience of teaching mainly at Secondary level in both state and independent schools, also in Adult Education and businesses, fully conversant with new specifications at GCSE and A level. Experienced in a wide range of SEN. Available to teach Spanish at KS 2,3,4,5 and offers language tuition and EFL to adults and businesses.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Spanish, EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
Cert. Ed., Warwick University (1996); BA (Hons) Spanish Studies, Portsmouth University (1989).

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How are Launceston schools performing?

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

Launceston primary school performance:

The Launceston area has 14 primary schools (one of the top being Trekenner Community Primary School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils in all years behave well and have very respectful attitudes to each other and to adults. They feel safe and are very happy at school and are keen to talk about the things they have learnt, such as magnetism.”

The Launceston 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%).

 

Launceston secondary school performance:

The Launceston area has 2 secondary schools (one of the top being Launceston College with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students achieve well. Their good achievement has been enhanced by improvements to the curriculum. The provision of vocational options, reflecting the college’s technology status, has significantly boosted achievement. ”

The Launceston 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%).

Launceston Ofsted ratings:

86% of Launceston schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 1 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Launceston

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