London’s Top 15 Tuition Agencies
Tuition agencies can help your children pass their exams, achieve their goals and feel confident in their learning. School Report Online picks out London’s top 15 tuition agencies
Kate Shand founded Enjoy Education in 2006 believing that families deserve outstanding and bespoke education support for their children. Enjoy Education has grown tremendously in the past 12 years, winning the prestigious Education Investor Award for Best Private Tuition Company in both 2013 and 2015 and winning the Highly Commended Award for Excellence in Employee and Family Support at the 2018 ReLocate Awards. As a founding member of The Tutors’ Association, they are dedicated to promoting best practice.
With over twenty-five years teaching experience in both State and Independent schools and a strong and diverse team of highly experienced teachers, Sue Laidlaw offers private tuition, courses, assessments, special needs assessments, guidance and knowledge of secondary school admissions and all educational support for both children and their parents.
Formerly known as London Home Tutors, Mentor Education has a network of over 200 highly experienced tutors (nearly 80% are fully qualified teachers) across London. For more than 35 years they have been helping students achieve places at the top London day and boarding schools. In addition to 7+, 11+, GCSE & A Level tuition, at home and online, they have an outstanding SENs team offering solution-based support. Other services include academic assessments, relocation advice and an annual programme of respected 11+ and GCSE booster courses. A compassionate team described by The Good School’s Guide as ‘holistic in their approach as well as ethical’.
Fleet Tutors has helped over 100,000 students across London, the UK and internationally, achieve the results they need in entrance exams, public exams or catching up with their peers. It has a great network of tutors and education experts who instill confidence and fast-track educational achievement by tailoring their teaching to the needs of your child.
Dulwich Tutors specialises in bespoke private tuition for students in South London of varying ages – from primary to university. Its aim is to nurture pupils to find confidence in a subject and believe in themselves. The tutor company promises to match its tutors with the pupils based on their interests, personalities and needs.
Athena Tuition, based in Hampstead, specialises in finding the best private tutors for families. On top of providing a tailored service for every student, Athena Tuition also focuses on changing a student’s perception of the subject, since true success in anything requires real interest and passion. Athena Tuition also understands the need to treat each child or student uniquely, so a great deal of care is taken matching tutors to students and tuition is tailored to the child.
7Simply Learning Tuition
Simply Learning Tuition has a line up of good reviews from former parents, The Good Schools Guide and us. The tutoring company introduces teachers to help children with exam revision, as well as admissions forms and tasks, it also introduces home schooling and help with those relocating from abroad to the UK.
Keystone Tutors was set up by a former Harrow student in 2007 and since then grown into one of London’s top tutor companies. Only employing top tutors to teach children who go through a rigorous training programme before working for the company, many of them are Oxbridge graduates or former private school teachers, plus many are professional tutors who work for Keystone full time.
With over 60 years of experience you can rely on Tutor House to find you a top tutor for your child. All of those on its books have at least three year’s experience, a university degree in the subject they’re teaching and have taught in top schools or colleges. Tutor House provides tutors in London for one-on-one lessons, as well as running revision courses through the school holidays ahead of exams.
10Kensington and Chelsea Tutors
Kensington and Chelsea Tutors provides tuition for London-based children on all subjects across a range of ages. All tutors are interviewed personally and must meet a high standard to be used. Along with tuition and one-t0-one education, Kensington and Chelsea Tutors run revision courses before exams.
Gabbitas is one of the country’s leading independent expert education bodies. As well as working closely with private schools and parents to find the right school for them, Gabbitas has a tuition arm of its business for full-time or one-off sessions with children preparing for admissions, exams or just those who need help keeping up at school.
12Bright Young Things
Tutors at Bright Young Things work hard to inspire their students to become self-motivated and find pleasure in learning. Rather than sticking to rigid regimes, the London-based tutor company encourages children’s curiosity and aims to take their learning beyond just the text books. Bright Young Things works closely with parents, teachers and education experts to develop their methods.
This small London-based tuition agency links up tutors with private clients, schools and local authorities. Its team of experience tutors have been described by the Good Schools Guide as “the most infectiously enthusiastic team we have encountered.” Tutors work with students at all levels in their education, from primary to A-level.
First Tutors helps you to find private tutors as your child progresses from primary school to secondary exams and right through to university. Client reviews mean you can select private tutors who will suit your children, whether they need to get better grades, raise confidence and or find passion in a subject they hate!
Run by a qualified teacher, Titanium Tutors is a London-based private tutoring company with more than 1,000 inspirational tutors on its books offering face-to-face and online lessons. Founder Joe Hytner graduated from King’s College, Cambridge, in 2009, before training as a teacher at Queen’s College, gaining his PGCE in 2010. Since its foundation in 2011, Titanium Tutors has established itself as a respected tuition agency with 5* reviews on Google and a rave review from The Good Schools Guide. Offering five varied pricing tiers and over 200 subjects, Titanium Tutors is able to cater for students looking to pass their 7+ all the way to A Levels and beyond.
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