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Richmond upon Thames Teachers and Richmond upon Thames Tuition

Richmond is located on the River Thames. This suburban region is on the outskirts of southwest London. It contains a number of green spaces, like Richmond Park and other nearby conservation areas. The area itself has a population of only about 22,000. However, it is part of the larger Richmond Upon Thames London borough. The region is a popular domestic and international tourist destination and is home to the Hampton Court Palace, the National Physical Laboratory, Twickenham Stadium, Kew Gardens, and the WWT London Wetlands Centre. The greater Richmond Upon Thames area has approximately 80 schools serving around 37,000 students.

Meet some of our Richmond upon Thames Tutors

James

James

Richmond upon Thames
Masters: MMath (2011)
I have been a full-time professional tutor for 6 years. I graduated from the University of Cambridge with a double First Class BA in mathematics, and stayed on to complete a Masters degree (MMath) in mathematical physics. I am bright, enthusiastic, and have a passion for teaching maths and physics....
Raya

Raya

Richmond upon Thames
PGCE: Secondary Mathematics (2015)
A qualified mathematics teacher and highly successful in tutoring KS3, GCSE and KS5, currently offering tuition for KS3 and KS4 only. Experienced teacher tutoring students with all abilities. Full knowledge of the new mathematics curriculum. For the past three years I have achieved 100% success in g...
Mark

Mark

Richmond upon Thames
Bachelors: Physics/Maths (1992)
Over 40,000 hours of private tuition since 1997! Currently, consultant for Arsenal FC, along with being the maths tutor for their community education programme and a full time maths tutor, in Maths iGCSE & GCSE, AS and A2, Core Maths (C1, C2, C3 & C4), Mechanics (M1 & M2) & Statistics (S1 & S2), a...
Marina

Marina

Richmond upon Thames
PGCE: Postgraduate Certificate in Education (1974)
I specialise in tutoring English and Verbal Reasoning for 11+ and 13+ exams. I am uniquely positioned to help these age groups since I have taught in both primary and secondary schools. I am currently tutoring a student who will sit the ISEB tests in 2018 for entry to Harrow School. I have taug...
Barry

Barry

Richmond upon Thames
Masters: M.A. Modern Languages Spanish/FrenchOxford University. Diploma Seville University (1966)
Ex film/TV director now semi- retired. Have helped many pupils in the last three years to achieve better than hoped for results.Usually drive to the children's home within the M25 included in fee. Outside that travel would need to be negotiated Over the years have taught at National Film School,Acad...
Louisa

Louisa

Richmond upon Thames
Maths, English, Mandarin, Entrance Exams, Special Needs, Study Skills
Bachelors: Economics (1988)
7+, 11+. 13+ and Creative Writing specialist. Having successfully tutored my son 11 Plus exams for Tiffin Schооl, I decided to teach other students in prepаrаtiоn for Grammar Schооl/Independent Schооls entrance exams and have great success since. I cоаch specific techniques, short cuts and tips whic...
Vanessa

Vanessa

Richmond upon Thames
QTS: Qualified Teaching Status (2015)
Hi Everyone! I am a Maths Specialist teacher, having worked at the secondary level up to GCSE, and at the primary level as young as year 4. Not only am I passionate about maths, but I am also passionate about visual arts. This shared passion has allowed me to explore the links between these two v...
Rebecca

Rebecca

Richmond upon Thames
PGCE: English and Drama (2010)
I am a 34 year-old qualified Teacher of English,Drama and History, currently teaching at a senior school in Wimbledon. I am extremely interested in all areas of English and Drama, and hope to share my enthusiasm with the pupils I tutor. I understand the importance of English in everyday life and enj...
Alexander

Alexander

Richmond upon Thames
English, Music
Bachelors: BA English Literature (2.1) (2018)
I'm a graduate of Durham University, where I studied English Literature and gained a 2.1. In addition to English Lit, I am involved in songwriting and music production. Currently, I am studying for an MA in Sound Production at Bath Spa University. I have coached at Cobham Fencing Club, supporting fo...

Sarah

Richmond upon Thames
PGCE: Mathematics (1999)
I have a PGCE in mathematics from the open university.i have been an accountant and FD but now only want to work part time. I live in Richmond and have no car. 5 years as a maths teacher at a secondary modern school in Essex. Roding Valley high school. EFL at a college for about a year before that....

Subjects Taught: Maths, English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Latin, History, Craft and Design, Entrance Exams, Drama, English (Foreign Language), Classical Civilisation, History Of Art

Lowest Price Richmond upon Thames Tutors

Fastest Responding Richmond upon Thames Tutors

  • Robert

    Robert, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 04/04/2018 | Av. Price: £30.00 p.h.
    Music
    College: Students Course (1972)

  • Alexander

    Alexander, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 25/06/2018 | Av. Price: £30.00 p.h.
    English, Music
    Bachelors: BA English Literature (2.1) (2018)

  • Marina

    Marina, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 30/07/2011 | Av. Price: £60.00 p.h.
    Entrance Exams
    PGCE: Postgraduate Certificate in Education (1974)

Highest Rated Richmond upon Thames Tutors

  • James

    James, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 13/01/2012 | Av. Price: £60.00 p.h.
    Maths, Physics
    Masters: MMath (2011)

  • Raya

    Raya, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 30/05/2015 | Av. Price: £38.33 p.h.
    Maths
    PGCE: Secondary Mathematics (2015)

  • Mark

    Mark, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 07/09/2011 | Av. Price: £38.33 p.h.
    Maths, Physics
    Bachelors: Physics/Maths (1992)

Newest Richmond upon Thames Tutors

  • Lance

    Lance, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 16/09/2018 | Av. Price: £50.00 p.h.
    English, Media / Communication Studies
    Doctorate: PhD (1991)

  • Alexander

    Alexander, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 25/06/2018 | Av. Price: £30.00 p.h.
    English, Music
    Bachelors: BA English Literature (2.1) (2018)

  • Robert

    Robert, Richmond upon Thames
    Joined: 04/04/2018 | Av. Price: £30.00 p.h.
    Music
    College: Students Course (1972)

Featured Richmond upon Thames Tutors

First Tutors provides parents and students in Richmond and the surrounding area with a centralised location to source experienced private tutors. Private tutoring sessions can be held in person or through a secure online learning platform. There are a lot of options available for those who are interested in scheduling an in-person tutoring session with a tutor in Richmond. You can meet with your tutor in the comfort of your own home, at one of the many beautiful public parks in the area, or at a library, cafe, or other favourite public space. If your schedule is too full to accommodate another regular meeting, working with your personal tutor online may provide you with the flexibility needed to make tutoring part of a regular academic routine.

Whether you have a child who has just entered primary school or you are in the final years of university, private tutoring sessions can help make academic goals more attainable. For some people, learning in a traditional classroom setting may not come naturally. One teacher working with many different students—all with different capabilities and learning styles—may be the most efficient solution, but it doesn't always make learning easy or fun. In contrast, when you or your child work with a personal tutor, the academic attention is entirely focused on the needs of the individual. This means the tutor can take the time to really get to know the student, their learning strengths and areas of opportunity, learning style, and personal interests in order to create a learning plan that is truly customised to help that student achieve their academic potential.

Primary School Tutors in Richmond

The Richmond area has an extensive selection of phenomenal primary schools, including:

Primary School

Ranking

Percentage of Pupils Meeting Expected Standard

St Mary Magdalen's Catholic Primary School

1

100%

St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School

2

93%

The Vineyard School

3

92%

Barnes Primary School

4

91%

St Mary's and St Peter's Church of EnglandPrimary School

5

90%

First Tutors can help you connect with a professional tutor who understands just how important the first years of primary school are for your child's ongoing academic career, no matter what school they attend. It is during Key Stages 1 and 2 that your child will gain their foundational knowledge of numeracy and literacy. Any delays in these areas can have a negative impact on future studies.

As your child begins their Year 6 studies, it's a good time to evaluate how far they have come and what areas need a little extra attention before moving on to secondary school. This is an especially wise time to have students work with a personal tutor on broader academic skills such as independent study techniques, critical thinking skills, test-taking strategies, and organisational skills. All of these tools play an important role in one's overall ability to succeed in an academic setting, and yet they can be overlooked. Strengthening these areas now can help improve overall performance in your child's secondary education.

Secondary School and Further Education Tuition in Richmond

The transition into a secondary school setting can be a difficult adjustment for many students, no matter how well prepared they are or how highly ranked their new school. Some of the most highly ranked secondary schools in the Richmond area include:

Secondary School

Ranking

Grade 5 or Above in English & Maths GCSEs

Waldegrave School

1

80%

Teddington School

2

66%

Grey Court School

3

64%

Orleans Park School

4

61%

Christ's Church of England Comprehensive Secondary School

5

53%

Working with a professional tutor can make the transition into the new setting easier. It can also give your child an opportunity to develop routines and structures that should be in place to make the kind of steady progress that leads to successful GCSE and A level grades.

As GCSEs and A levels approach, you may find your child experiencing increased anxiety. This is completely normal. The majority of students who have faced these exams have experienced anxious nights leading up to these exams. However, the recent changes to both GCSEs and the A levels seems to have increased the general level of anxiety amongst pupils, educators, and parents. Giving your child the opportunity to work with a private tutor with experience in the newly restructured exams allows them to approach their exam date with greater confidence.

University-Level Tuition in Richmond

The Richmond area has one of the largest selections of universities in all of England. Some of the highly ranked universities around Richmond are:

University

UK Ranking

Global Ranking

Imperial College London

3

8

University College London

4

16

London School of Economics and Political Science

5

25=

King's College London

7

36

Queen Mary University of London

14

121

First Tutors understands how critical it is for university students to work directly with an experienced personal tutor when they are feeling uncertain in their own level of mastery.

Home tuition in the Richmond area is offered in a wide variety of subject areas, including:

  • Accountancy: Financial
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Studies
  • Electronics
  • English
  • Entrance Exams
  • Finance: Corporate
  • Government
  • Law
  • Latin
  • Maths
  • Mobile Design
  • Philosophy
  • Polish
  • Presentation
  • Security: Forensics
  • Social Care

First Tutors works to help parents and students connect with highly qualified personal tutors in the Richmond area. With the help of a centralised platform, it's easy to find a tutoring professional to meet your academic needs in person or in an online setting. Find a professional tutor today by entering your search criteria now.