Meet our French Tutors

All Owl Tutors are qualified teachers. We offer one-to-one French tuition at all levels: from 13 Plus (where some schools will set a Modern Foreign Languages paper) to GCSE, IGCSE, A-Level, Pre-U and IB. We can provide French tuition at home to students based in London and online to students based all over the world.  Refine your results by using the search box above, or view all French tutors below:

French & Latin

7.5 hours available per week

7 Plus, 8 Plus, 11 Plus, 13 Plus, English, French, Latin, Maths, Music & Spanish

2 hours available per week

7 Plus, 8 Plus, 11 Plus, 13 Plus, English, French & Maths

10 hours available per week

Recent blog posts

10 tips to achieve a grade 9 in GCSE French

10 tips to achieve a grade 9 in GCSE French

In this blog Nick an experienced French teacher and tutor outlines top tips to securing a level in GCSE French As you will see achieving a level is not easy but given some good planning...

I’ve got my GCSE and iGCSE mock results. Now what?

I’ve got my GCSE and iGCSE mock results. Now what?

Have you just finished your MFL GCSE mock exams and feel unsure what to do now In this blog post Maggie will give you some valuable tips on how to improve your vocabulary further and...

Why study literature in another language?

Why study literature in another language?

The New National Curriculum states that Modern Languages students must read great literature in the original language and discover and develop an appreciation of a range of writing in the language Although reading literature in...

Why use a qualified teacher as a French tutor? 

Qualified teachers make the best tutors as they are more experienced in the business of education. For example, exam boards vary greatly in their tasks and the skills they test. The Edexcel GCSE requires students to write answers to French comprehension texts in English, whilst for the Cambridge iGCSE they must write in French; the Pre-U qualification includes a specific grammar paper whereas the AQA A-level has a larger focus on translation. Qualified teachers have greater access to past papers than a regular internet user, and a tutor who is not a qualified teacher may well struggle to find the right resources for your child. Similarly, if you are looking for a tutor to help your child access a school with exam entry requirements, a qualified teacher will be likely to have been involved in setting up these processes before, so will have specialist knowledge in what the schools are looking for.

What is the difference between having French tuition at home and online?

Online tutoring can save time and money and keep students engaged using technology in exciting new ways. Tutors use online platforms such as Kahoot, where students take online quizzes created by the tutor; Peardeck, which features interactive Powerpoints so students can engage with them; and Quizlet, where students can practise vocabulary through motivating games. Worksheets can be sent via Google Docs for the student to edit in real time, so tutors can watch as they write and ensure they are not using Google translate! However, you may prefer to choose an at-home tutor to reduce your child’s screen time or if you believe having the tutor next to your child as they learn will help their concentration. The tutor may charge more to factor in their travel time, but behaviour can be more effectively managed in person.

"I found Charlotte to be a very patient and helpful teacher whose positive approach built up my confidence gradually and consistently. Her knowledge of the pre-u course was greatly appreciated and I am grateful for her organisation in sending back constructive feedback on weekly essays."

Parent of Pre-U French student

Thursday, 24th June 2021