French Tutors in Somerset

High-quality French tuition in Somerset, 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.

Susie N
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Somerset French Tutor

With over 25 years in the profession, I am a qualified English, French and German teacher with Head of Faculty experience. Im passionate about making learning accessible for all - empowering children and giving them the tools and confidence to succeed in our ever-changing world. With experience teaching a range of ages and abilities, including those with SEND and SEMH, I am very proud to have helped many hundreds of KS2, KS3 and KS4 pupils through SATs, 11+, Functional Skills and GCSE. I tailor tuition to each learners unique needs and learning style, align lessons with the current syllabuses, reinforce prior learning and ensure that children stay on track. My focus is on building confidence and fostering enjoyment in learning whilst providing children with expert guidance and strategies for exam success.
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Qualifications:
Teacher Performance Threshold (2002). Middle Management Qualification (1998). Qualified Teacher Status (1995). PGCE Modern Foreign Languages (1994). BSc (Hons) Modern Languages (1993).

Online French tutors available for you in Somerset

Angela L
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

I am a fully qualified primary school teacher based in Devon with more than 12 years of teaching and tutoring experience. Last year, I completed my Masters in Education. I have a wealth of experience when teaching children from varying backgrounds and those with special educational needs.
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Qualifications:
MEd UCP Marjon, Plymouth (2022). PGCE Primary Education, UCP Marjon, Plymouth (2010).
Sylvia P
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified and experienced teacher of French, Spanish and English, having worked in both Primary and Secondary schools. In addition has, in evening classes, taught adults, at Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced levels in French and Spanish. Also a tutor who can support homeschooling, from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Has hosted foreign students, both young and old, seeking to improve their English skills, so is used to adapting teaching methods to suit individuals and helping them to enjoy and fulfil their potential in languages.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Languages and English, Southampton University (1983). BA (Hons) Modern Languages, Leeds Metropolitan University (1978).

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Jonathan P
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

First and foremost, I love languages, and I bring this enthusiasm to all my lessons. I am a language teacher and personal tutor with over 30 years of classroom and tuition experience, working with children and adults alike. My GCSE results are consistently amongst the best for progress in my school because I tailor each lesson specifically to the individual student's needs. In every lesson, you will progress towards your language learning goals ... and have fun simultaneously!
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Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, Thames Polytechnic (1991). BA (Hons) French and German, University College Swansea (1990).
Lynne M
£46.20 to £50.20 ph

Online French Tutor

A dedicated, qualified and highly experienced Primary School Teacher of over 20 years, Lynne has taught many children within schools and as a private tutor,having successfully supported and guided a variety of pupils throughout their learning journeys. Enthusiastically teaching all subjects within the Primary Curriculum from Y1 to early Secondary, specialising in English (in particular writing, grammar and spelling), Maths and French. Excellent 11+ guidance, support and techniques provided (including NVR and VR). Inspirational, intuitive, friendly and approachable, Lynne helps children soar and achieve their full potential. If lacking motivation or confidence, Lynne has the tools, techniques and personality to guide and encourage pupils securely and steadily towards their goals.Lynne offers challenging, interesting lessons online and is returning to face-to-face teaching. Lessons are delivered effectively and received well. Increases skills, techniques and confidence. Highly recommended. Excellent references.
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Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS, University of Hull and Bishop Grosseteste College, Lincoln (2000); BA (Hons) 2.1 Humanities, University of Lincolnshire and Humberside (1999).
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified and experienced Spanish Teacher, currently teaching at a secondary school with Sixth Form in Devon. Teaches Spanish to children and adult learners, from beginners and Primary, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Speaking examiner for the Spanish GCSE exam. Can support preparations for school entrance exams. Also a French teacher and speaker who can teach conversational French, and English as a Foreign Language. Can prepare students for both Cambridge and Trinity English exams from A2-C2.
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Qualifications:
MA Translation (Spanish), Open University (2020). PGCE Secondary Spanish and French, University of Exeter (2016). BA (Hons) Spanish with Italian, University of Exeter (2013).
David B
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

I am an experienced educator with over 23 years of experience in Modern Foreign Languages teaching. I am a native French speaker and teach French GCSE and A-Level in my current role, but can also tutor at University level and for entrance exams or interviews in French, as well as teaching Spanish at KS3 and GCSE levels.
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Qualifications:
PGCE French and Spanish, University of Exeter (1999). BA English Philology, University Paris Nanterre (1994).
Joseph W
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified French and Spanish up to A-Level, 8 years spent in France and one year in South America. SEN experience during PGCE, experienced teaching GCSE maths and physics in a supply capacity. Experience teaching English as a Foreign language for one year in Bahrain (2010) and some Primary school work. I grew up in France,
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Qualifications:
PGCE Kings College London (2012). BA (Hons) French, Southampton University (2010).

Reviews for French Tutors in Somerset

5.0

We have been learning French with Jonathan for the last five years. Since the beginning, we have seen steady progress with our ability all overseen by Jonathan. He is always patient and encouraging and pushes us each lesson to improve whilst reinforcing what we have already learned. We find him to be highly professional, a fantastic teacher and someone who makes the lessons fun whilst achieving great results. Mrs Stephanie D'albiac-reay
French Tuition in Yeovil

Sarah is an excellent teacher. She is very personable and responds admirably to the level of ability she has to cope with. She knows how to challenge me and I feel I have really made progress in the last few weeks. Thank you Mrs Davies
French Tuition in Exeter

Our experience with Sarah has been first class from start to finish. She has helped my daughter to reignite her love of Spanish and to regain confidence she had lost. Sarah is friendly, down to earth and always really quick to respond to messages. I would definitely recommend. Mrs De Garis
French Tuition in Exeter

I would highly recommend Rachel as a tutor, especially given her exceptional work over the past three years with my two sons, who have special educational needs (SEN). Rachel has a remarkable ability to engage with children, adapting her teaching style to meet their individual needs effectively. Her patience and understanding have made a significant difference in their learning journey, demonstrating her dedication and skill in catering to diverse learning abilities. Rachel's approach is not only professional but also incredibly personal, ensuring that each child feels valued and supported. Her contribution to my son's education has been invaluable, and I am confident she will bring the same level of commitment and excellence to any teaching role. Irena Filipowska
French Tuition in Bristol

I cant recommend Pauline enough. Great interaction with my 16 year old daughter, adapted the lesson to suite my daughters needs. 1st class tuition. Thanks Richard Mr Harvey
French Tuition in Faringdon
Magali G
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Expert linguist in Language acquisition for French, I am also trained to work with students with learning difficulties. I am also familiar with supporting students with learning skills strategies. I work with all ages, levels and specifications for French.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, Bath Spa University. MA Linguistics, University Francois Rabelais. BA French Literature. BA Linguistics / Specialism in Foreign Languages Acquisition.
Rachel H
£46.90 to £53.60 ph

Online French Tutor

Encouraging, patient and calm primary school teacher with 14 years' experience: I have worked across the primary age-range with the majority of my experience being in Year 6. I have the knowledge and skills required to support children whatever their ability and always ensure my lessons are engaging, interactive and tailored to the needs and interests of the child. Establishing great rapport with the children I teach is fundamental; I want to help each one reach their potential.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, The University of Wales, Swansea Metropolitan University (2009). LLB Law with European Study, University of Exeter (2005).
Andrea J
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

I have 26 years experience as a teacher. In that time I have worked in a wide variety of both large and small settings from grammar to comprehensive schools, both state and independent. I have tutored pupils in a one to one setting throughout my career as and when time allowed. Unfortunately it has become increasingly hard to make a difference in a typical state school environment which is why I have made the decision to focus my time on providing one to one tuition moving forward - whether thats helping an 11 plus candidate access the school they deserve or ensuring a GCSE English student attains the best grade they are capable of. I believe I have a good understanding of what a pupils true potential is. More importantly I have amassed a wide range of tools in my arsenal to enable them to achieve this potential. I entered the teaching profession because I wanted to make a difference. Nothing is more satisfying than taking someone who has been told they cant and showing them that actually they can.
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PGCE University of Reading. BA (Hons) 2:1 Colchester School of Music, Anglia Ruskin University.
Joanne E
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

After teaching German for 45 years in local secondary schools I retired in 2013 and now teach via Zoom, which works well for me and my students. I was an A-Level oral examiner for years and am fully conversant with the syllabus of the main examination boards. I encourage students to experiment with a range of multi-sensory methods to help them learn, but above all, I make 1:1 learning encouraging and fun. Students should expect to send me weekly homework by email and to learn vocabulary and grammar each week. Conversation and pronunciation are a vital part of language learning and we also practise this each week.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Languages, University of Bristol (1979). BA (Hons) German with French, Westfield College, London University (1974).
Wendy F
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

I am a very well-qualified specialist German teacher with over 30 years' teaching experience in schools and colleges of further education . I am currently specialising in teaching GCSE German online - with a great deal of success as several of my previous students have achieved top grades in their GCSE exams. I have also helped students who are struggling with German to improve their predicted grades by at least two bands. I prepare students for AQA, Edexcel and IGCSE exams and also work part-time as an IGCSE German tutor with a well-known home-schooling organisation.
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Qualifications:
MEd Applied Linguistics (2015) University of Southern Queensland, Australia PGCE (1983) Warwick University BA (Hons) German and Sociology (1980) University of Salford
Sophie V
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Languages. Currently teaching French and Spanish at 4 local primary state schools and 1 private pre-school. Teaches French from pre-school age through Primary and GCSE. Offers language conversational classes for adults. Native French/Dutch speaker; fluent in English and excellent knowledge of Spanish. 18 years of experience teaching in local primary schools and pre-schools.
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Qualifications:
A1 Public Relations and Language Degree, CERIA Institute Brussels.
Helen G
£40.20 to £50.90 ph

Online French Tutor

Hello! My name is Helen, and I'm a qualified primary school teacher with several years of teaching experience. I enjoy helping people of all abilities, nationalities and backgrounds. I have vast experience teaching Early Years and KS1 Maths and Phonics development as well as supporting students for whom English isn't their first language. I have studied French and Spanish abroad to degree level and understand what it takes to achieve great results at all levels from Primary, GCSE, A-Level and beyond! I tailor my lessons based on the learning styles and interests of the student. Learning should be fun and interesting, so I aim to engage my students with useful content and structured lessons. I strongly believe that whatever your goal or need, I could be the tutor for you - I am patient, calm and creative and will gladly go above and beyond to support my tutees.
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Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status (2019). PGCE Primary (Schools Direct) with PSHE elective add-on. University of Southampton (2019). BA (Hons) Contemporary European Studies with French and Spanish. University of Southampton (2016).
Roger W
£46.90 to £67.00 ph

Online French Tutor

I am an experienced tutor who can help your son/daughter gain confidence in their studies, make significant progress and reach/surpass target grades. I have a very patient, supportive and encouraging approach to teaching which enables students to see that I am there for them and this helps create that all important working relationship needed. I always use challenging, stimulating learning material tailored to need, some published but a lot created by myself, usually for sale, but free for your son/daughter when studying with me. My work as a tutor is just a part of my career as a Freelance Linguist; I am a member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists, a translator & online journalist for fans of Eurovision! I can teach Fre/Ger/Span/Ital/Latin to A-Level & Russian/Classical Civilisation GCSE Level. I also have experience of teaching history/RE. I hope to add Dutch & Ancient Greek soon.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Mod Langs, Southampton University (1992). BA (Hons) 2:1 French/German, with Italian/Spanish, Oxford Brookes University (1990). MA Translation CIoL (2026).
Anna B
£53.60 to £53.60 ph

Online French Tutor

I am a highly qualified (PGCE, BSc, CELTA) and experienced teacher/tutor offering: KS1/2 Primary curriculum academic support; SATS/IESB/CAT/Common Entrance exam preparation classes (11+ and 13+) and KS2-5 Spanish and French. The foundations of my teaching focus are based on the simple approach that every child is unique. I take time to understand each individual learner and present an engaging teaching content with correctly differentiated levels of challenge, consistently setting and adapting high yet achievable expectations. My proven track record in 1:1 private tuition includes: 100% success rates with entrance exams, KS1/2/3 curriculum support to address misconceptions, secure concepts and boost progress, KS1-5 MFL teaching and learning. Across all of these areas, I have successfully reignited a love of learning, discovered hidden talents, restored confidence and boosted self-esteem. I have many clients who would be happy to act as referees for the work I have done, if necessary.
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Qualifications:
PGCE (General Primary with MFL with Distinction, Canterbury Christ Church University (2014). TEFL Seville, Spain (2011). BSc (Hons) Business Economics and French (2:1 Honours), The University of Southampton (1996).
Pauline G
£46.90 to £53.60 ph

Online French Tutor

Qualified and experienced Science teacher and lecturer. Teaches Biology, Chemistry and Science from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; also Biology through to IB and A level; across all Exam Boards. Provides support for Scholarship and Independent School Entrance Exams. Also teaches French from beginner to advanced levels. Native French and fluent English speaker. Fellow of the British Higher Education Academy (2017).
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Qualifications:
PhD Biological Sciences, University of Warwick (2004). DEA Biophysics (MSc), Louis Pasteur University (2001). Undergraduate studies in Biology, Henri Poincare University (2000).

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Tuition with a qualified French teacher at your home in Somerset 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 Somerset, 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 Somerset 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 Somerset. 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 Somerset 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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