French Tutors in Leighton Buzzard

High-quality French tuition in Leighton Buzzard, available face-to-face or online at your home. Our tutors are exclusively qualified French teachers, ensuring they are experienced, reliable, and up-to-date. We provide safe and relevant education for children of all ages, covering all academic subjects for Primary, SEN, 11+, GCSE and A-Level.

Lorraine T
£53.60 to £73.70 ph

Leighton Buzzard French Tutor

Is anxiety around the speaking element of learning French or German preventing you from achieving your true potential? Or do you need help understanding and applying grammar or perhaps improving your comprehension skills? I aim to build your confidence and knowledge by creating a nurturing and purposeful environment where no question is too silly. I am an Oxford graduate in Modern Languages (French & German) with 28 years of teaching experience in a highly successful Bucks selective grammar school. I currently work as Lead Practitioner for Teaching and Learning. My expertise in preparing students for the exam requirements of GCSE and A-Level specifications means that we can work together to secure you the best chance of realising your full grade potential - whatever that may be. I have also helped to prepare students for Oxbridge interviews for French.
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PGCE Modern Languages, University of Oxford Department of Educational Studies (1995). MA Modern Languages (French & German), University of Oxford (1994).
Adele B
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Leighton Buzzard French Tutor

I am currently a French and Spanish teacher working in an outstanding secondary school. Ive been teaching for 15 years and I am proud to say that my students have consistently achieved high academic results. I am an examiner for the Cambridge exam board and I currently teach AQA but also have ample experience and knowledge with Edexcel. As a tutor I have supported students working towards Pre-U, GCSE, IGCSE and common entrance. I use a range of resources adapted to suit each students learning styles and work to identify any gaps in understanding and to secure confidence in order to aid each individual to achieve their maximum potential.
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PGCE - UEL (2016) BA (Joint Hons) Modern Foreign Languages - Liverpool John Moores University (2005)
£40.20 to £48.20 ph

Leighton Buzzard French Tutor

Qualified and experienced French Teacher, currently working as a full-time language tutor. A native French speaker, teaches French from beginners to advanced learners, children and adults. Teaches French at Key stages 2 and 3, GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also works in Milton Keynes school called les Poussins.
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Qualifications:
PTLLS (2008). City & Guilds Certificate in Adult Literacy Level 2, Learndirect (2008). Training Course French Interpreter, MK Council (2008).

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Marie D
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Leighton Buzzard French Tutor

Experienced French and Italian teacher, teaching French from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and A level; teaching Italian through to GCSE and IGCSE, across all exam boards. Provide language tuition to adults and businesses, from beginner to advanced levels including just converational.
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MA Italian Language Literature and Civilisation Teaching in secondary schools _ GCSE, A levels Teaching in business, and in private Individuals and groups Lots of great feedback Love teaching privately and help students to improve the French language, my native language.
Gillian K
£40.20 to £50.90 ph

Leighton Buzzard French Tutor

Hi there, my name is Gill. As well as being a mummy to 2 amazing children, I am a qualified primary teacher with over 17 years of classroom and tutoring experience. I have taught across all primary year groups - EYFS, KS1 and KS2. I strive for my students to believe in their abilities and soar in confidence. All children can achieve, I am here help them to find their pathway to success. I am a trained maths mastery specialist. My maths mastery training was provided by the wonderful Enigma maths hub in Milton Keynes. I have led MFL (French), music and science across all primary year groups. I work closely with home educating families as well as those families who are looking for an extra boost for their children outside of school hours. I can adapt my teaching to different learning styles whether that is inside or out :-) 2 fun facts about me - I love to play the piano and I have 3 dogs!
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PGCE Primary Education, University of the West of England (2005). MA Economics and French, University of Glasgow (1999).
Antony S
£44.20 to £53.60 ph

Leighton Buzzard French Tutor

Qualified and experienced Spanish and French Teacher with over nine years' of experience teaching in the Independent and State sectors. Examiner experience for GCSE, IGCSE and A-Level in both Edexcel and AQA exam boards. Teaches Spanish from Key Stage 3 to GCSE, IGCSE, A-Level, and French to GCSE. I am also a CELTA qualified EFL teacher and have tutored students in IELTS tests.
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CELTA, Stafford House (2021). PGDipEd Spanish and French, University of Birmingham (2014).BA (Hons) Spanish with Psychology, University of Birmingham (2013).
Celeste R
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Leighton Buzzard French Tutor

Qualified teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, teaching Spanish and French. AQA Speaking examiner 2022. GCSE cohort 2022 with multiple students achieving a grade 9. Going into my 3rd year of teaching French and Spanish in a grammar school. I have done specialist SEND training. I can help your child to achieve their best potential in their GCSE exam. I currently teach French from Year 7 to A Level and Spanish in Year 7, 8 and 11 (GCSE class).
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Qualified Teacher Status. PGCE French and Spanish, University of Reading. BA (Hons) English, University of Reims, France.
Lucy N
£53.60 to £80.40 ph

Leighton Buzzard French Tutor

Qualified and experienced teacher of French, currently Head of MFL in an independent school. Previously Head of French in a girls' grammar school and an independent boys' boarding school. Examiner of A level and GCSE French, and experienced tutor for GCSE/IGCSE, A level and Oxbridge preparation. Also previous Head of PSHE and Deputy Safeguarding Lead.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Advanced Educational Practice (Distinction), Oxford Brookes (2008); PGCE Secondary French and Spanish, Open University (2004); BA (Hons) French and Spanish, Cambridge University (1989).

Reviews for French Tutors in Leighton Buzzard

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We couldn't be happier with the progress our son has made since starting his maths tutoring sessions with Gill. As a Year 2 student, he was struggling with confidence in maths, but thanks to Gill's fun, enthusiastic, and engaging approach, he now looks forward to his weekly sessions. Gill has a wonderful way of making learning enjoyable, and it's evident in the way our son's confidence has soared. Weve seen a noticeable improvement in his skills and his attitude towards maths. Highly recommend Gill to any parent looking for a fantastic tutor! Mrs H Scott
French Tuition in Leighton Buzzard

We are incredibly grateful for the difference Gill has made in our daughter's education. After missing a significant amount of school, our daughter had several gaps in her maths knowledge and was feeling quite overwhelmed. Gill has been amazing at identifying and addressing these gaps with patience and enthusiasm. She makes each session engaging, which has not only helped our daughter catch up but also reignited her love for learning. Thanks to Gill's expertise and positive approach, our daughter now feels much more confident and prepared for her upcoming exams. We highly recommend Gill to any parent seeking a dedicated and effective tutor! D Wilmott
French Tuition in Leighton Buzzard

Lucy is an exceptional Modern Languages teacher whose guidance and expertise played a pivotal role in my successful admission to Balliol College at Oxford University. Her commitment to her students' academic growth and her unique teaching style have left an indelible mark on my educational journey. Lucy provided me with invaluable private tutoring, which went far beyond the conventional classroom experience. Her dedication to my success was evident in the meticulous interview preparation, extensive poetry and prose analysis, and comprehensive grammar work in French that she tailored to my needs. Her ability to break down complex language concepts and literary nuances made the subject not only accessible but also fascinating. Lucy Nott's personalised approach to teaching enabled me to gain a deep understanding of the French language and significantly boosted my confidence in facing the rigorous Oxford admissions process. Her unwavering support and encouragement created a positive and motivating learning environment, and her mentorship has been instrumental in shaping my academic and professional aspirations. T. Way

Mrs Nott is a most professional, experienced and dedicated teacher of Modern Languages. She was invaluable in helping my son gain a place at Balliol College, Oxford, helping with his personal statement, preparing papers, discussing articles and assisting him with mock testing and interviewing. She is patient, understanding and inspirational - my son trusted her and we did too. Importantly, she also managed to make the process fun ! Katharine Way

Marco is a very experienced and encouraging teacher. He is very patient and includes interesting information about Italy and Italian culture. Marco puts you at your ease Mrs Jeffreys
French Tuition in Leighton Buzzard

Online French tutors available for you in Leighton Buzzard

Kim B
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified and experienced Modern Foreign Languages tutor, teacher and teacher trainer. Seven years experience as Curriculum Leader and Head of Modern Foreign Languages. Six years experience as a Visiting Examiner for French A level with AQA. Six years experience in Initial Teacher Training. Several years experience of preparing pupils for KS2 SATs and 11+ tests.
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PGCE in French with German at Oxford Brookes (2001); LLM in European Law at Exeter (1979). BA (Hons) French and Law at Keele (1978).
Priscilla H
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified, enthusiastic, organised, patient and experienced French and Spanish Teacher, most recently a Modern Foreign Languages Teacher in an Outstanding school in Harrow whose contributions to the school were mentioned directly in the Outstanding OFSTED report. Teaches French and Spanish from Prep and Key Stage 3 right through to GCSE and iGCSE across all the major Exam Boards including AQA & Edexcel. Has successfully developed and consistently led students of mixed abilities including children with SEND to reach their full potential and supersede their target grades with up to 100% gaining A*-B grades in recent years. Well versed in the current MFL GCSE specification, with students receiving grade 7 & above. Also offers French and Spanish tuition to children and adult learners, from beginners to advanced level and has experience working with home schooled children.
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Qualifications:
MA Education (2019) University of Reading, Instituto Cervantes: DELE Spanish C1 (Degree equivalent) (2016). Instituto CervantesDELE Spanish B2 (A-Level equivalent) (2015)PGCE Secondary Education French and Spanish(2009). French Diploma of Reading (2008).
Lena A
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

I am a UK-qualified, highly experienced teacher, tutor and examiner of GCSE Spanish with 25 years of teaching experience at GCSE. I tutor students both face to face and on line in all areas of the exam with very successful outcomes. I am an Edexcel GCSE and IGCSE examiner I have also examined for AQA. Consequently I have extensive and up to date knowledge of the exam requirements (and pitfalls) and marking criteria. I have a wealth of teaching resources which I am able to tailor to individual needs. I believe all students can experience success and enjoyment in language learning. and hope my love of Spanish is infectious! Lessons with me are focussed and productive but fun too. Sessions are always planned but led by the students' needs. I would be glad to chat informally about your child's needs and preferred style of learning and answer any questions you may have and am happy to provide endorsements on request.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, Cambridge University (1992). Applied Language Studies in Spanish and French, Thames Valley University (1991).
Alan C
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Ex-RAF specialist linguist, with operational experience throughout Europe and French-speaking Africa. He was based in Germany for 10 years, training German and Spanish paratroopers, and spent another decade in Spain. Following many years of overseas postings and deployments, he finished his military career as a French, Spanish and German teacher at the Defence School of Languages. In civilian life, he teaches languages part-time at a grammar school and, when not in the classroom, tutoring teenagers, from Key Stage 3 to A Level. He is an examiner for AQA and Edexcel at A Level and GCSE, and for the iGCSE Board.
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Westminster University 1996-1999 Interpreter First Class German, Italian, French & Spanish.
Liz G
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, previous experience as a Year 6 teacher. SEN experience.
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PGCE Primary with French, Canterbury Christchurch University (2012). BA (Hons) Business and Accounting, Munster Technological University (2010).
Rosie P
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified Primary School Teacher, currently teaching upper KS2. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 2, across all ages and abilities. SEN experience. Offers preparation for SATs examinations and targeted support within the National Curriculum. Studying for Masters in Education (SEND), Oxford Brookes (September 2019). Conversational French and Spanish (studied to A-Levels). French teacher responsibilities within school. Science leader within school.
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PGCE Primary, Oxford Brookes (2018). Educational Psychology, Edge Hill University (2017).
Imogen S
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified, experienced and enthusiastic teacher of Spanish and French to A-Level, as well as EAP and ESAP to undergraduates and postgraduates on Pre-sessional courses. I was a Head of MFL for 20 years and have published teaching material for A-Level Spanish, including writing supplementary exam material. I am currently a supply teacher as well as a teacher of ESAP to undergraduate French Business Studies students and I teach EAP for Bristol University in the Summer on pre-sessional courses. I am happy to offer Spanish and French, as well as ESOL and KS3/KS3 English and preparation for the English Language paper in KS4. My students say that I provide creative material and know-how to support and challenge them at the same time.
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MA Applied Linguistics, Birmingham University (ongoing). DELTA, British Study Centre Oxford (2018). Diploma in Strategic Management, Oxford Brookes and Warwick University (2003). TEFL International House, London (1993). Diploma in Business Administration, UWE (1992). PGCE Spanish and French, Bristol University (1995). BA (Hons) French and European Literature, Warwick University (1989).
David H
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

I am a highly experienced teacher who loves working with individual students and enabling them to succeed. I believe in supporting them to find answers for themselves, by applying their knowledge and using that to move forward. I have been a Head of Classics at three UK schools, as well as leading Careers and University Entrance. I also work as a coach, supporting students in decision-making and university entrance. I teach Latin, Greek and other Classical Subjects from Years 6-13, as well as tutoring for Oxford Continuing Education and supporting post-A Level students. I have also been a senior examiner in Classics for a number of years.
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MLitt Classics, Trinity College, Dublin (2001). MA Oriental Studies, Classics with Sanskrit, University of Oxford (1999).
Alexandra L
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

I am a highly experienced Prep School Teacher of French to pupils aged between 7 and 13. I offer tutoring for preparation for French GCSE and Common Entrance as well as Key Stage 2 and 3 German and Italian. Enthusiasm and patience are the hallmarks of my teaching, and I love to use games and apps to make learning fun.
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PGCE (Secondary) in Modern Languages, University of Bristol (2015). MA (Hons) French and Italian, University of St. Andrews (2005).
Marco T
£53.60 to £53.60 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Languages, currently teaching French, Italian and Spanish at EF International academy in Oxford as well as at the University of Oxford. PGCE in Modern Languages and PhD in Romance Languages. Experienced at every level of schools: primary, secondary and further education on top of adult learning that I currently offer at the Department for Continuing Education of the University of Oxford.
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Qualifications:
QTS, GTC England (2004). PhD Italian and Romance Languages, Institute of German and Romance Studies, London (1993). PGCE, University of Urbino, Italy (1987).

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Tuition with a qualified French teacher at your home in Leighton Buzzard costs from £46.00 ph. Online tuition with a qualified French teacher costs from £40.00 ph. Create your own small tuition group and French tuition costs from £17.50 ph.

Because we only ever work with qualified and experienced French teachers in Leighton Buzzard, you will always get a highly experienced teacher who is safe, reliable and up to speed with the current curriculum and exam requirements. There is no excellent learning without excellent teaching, and our French teachers are expected to teach in a way that inspires and motivates. We have over 20,000 talented teachers providing tuition, chosen for their broad range of experience, professionalism, academic specialisms, passion, and dedication to their students. We only ever offer qualified teachers as tutors, as we believe professional teachers provide the highest quality of tuition.

Location
Home Tuition: Involves a French tutor coming to your home in Leighton Buzzard to provide one-on-one instruction. This offers convenience as you don't need to travel. Online Tuition: This can take place anywhere with an internet connection. Small Group Tuition: Typically with between 2 to 4 children, and often occurs in a physical location such as your home, though it can also be online.

Individual Attention
Home Tuition: Offers the highest level of individual attention, as the French tutor focuses solely on one student. Online Tuition: Still allows for one-to-one attention, but it may be slightly less personal than home tuition due to potential distractions. Small Group Tuition: Offers less individual attention as the French tutor must divide their time and attention among multiple students.

Cost
Home Tuition: This tends to be more expensive because it involves one-on-one teaching, and the French tutor is required to travel to your home, in Leighton Buzzard. Online Tuition: Often more affordable than home tuition as your French tutor does not need to travel but may still cost more than small group tuition. Small Group Tuition: Generally, this is the most cost-effective option, as the costs are shared among several families.

Flexibility
Home Tuition: Offers flexibility in terms of scheduling and curriculum, as your French tutor will only be working with your child. Online Tuition: Provides flexibility in terms of location and may offer a wider selection of French tutors. Small Group Tuition: Lessons will be more difficult to schedule as lesson times will have to fit in with other families.

Interaction
Home Tuition: Offers in-person interaction, which can be beneficial for students who learn better through face-to-face communication. Online Tuition: Provides interaction through video conferencing tools and chat, which can be engaging but may not suit everyone's learning style. Small Group Tuition: Allows for peer interaction, which can benefit collaborative learning and discussions.

The choice between home, online, or small group French tuition in Leighton Buzzard depends on your preferences, budget, and the student's specific educational needs. Each option has advantages and disadvantages, so it's essential to consider these factors when deciding.
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