Find a Tutor
How do I find the right tutor for my child?
As well as being highly qualified and experienced, it is essential to find a tutor who is personally and academically compatible with your child’s needs.
For longer-term arrangements, we believe it is best practice to discuss tutoring with the school to see how learning can be supported beyond the classroom; a dialogue between the subject teacher and tutor will yield excellent outcomes for your child.
Why should I choose a Gabbitas Education tutor?
Established in 1873, Gabbitas Education has tutored everyone from young actors in the Harry Potter films to members of the Royal Family.
At Gabbitas Education we will find the best match and ensure that all appropriate checks have been made on your behalf covering references, qualifications and importantly DBS checks; a tailored plan with clearly defined goals will then be agreed.
We are a member of The Tutors’ Association and ensure our business and our tutors fully comply with the Association’s Codes of Practice. Our tutoring services have also been reviewed by The Good Schools Guide – read their excellent review of our services here.
What types of tutoring are available?
We provide hourly face-to-face and online tutoring support across the whole range of subjects, as well as tutors who can accompany you anywhere in the world to provide extended tutoring support during holiday periods. We will be delighted to provide a personalised holiday tuition programme that can be incorporated within your family’s holiday itinerary. This means your child can learn at times that are the most convenient for everyone. For more information on our holiday tuition please go to Holiday Tuition Programme.
Can Gabbitas Education tutors help with entrance exams?
For entry into leading UK schools we have a selection of specialist tutors available. Our tutors will guide and support students through their entry examinations, preparing them for all elements including verbal/non-verbal reasoning and interview practice. This includes tuition for all entry points and scholarships including 7+, 8+, 11+ and 13+.
Our exceptional tutors have successfully prepared students for many leading independent schools including Eton, Harrow, St Pauls, Westminster, Godolphin and Latymer and Dulwich College. For more information on our entrance examination tuition, please go to Gabbitas Education Entrance Examination Excellence.
Can your tutors help with English language skills?
We have specialist English language tutors and can provide tutors who specialise in helping international students attain the necessary minimum qualification in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
How can I contact Gabbitas Education?
To speak to a Gabbitas Education consultant about our tutoring services, please use the Contact Us form found on this page or phone +44 (0) 20 7734 0161. You can also enter our spine-tingling prize draw to win a family ticket for the Harry Potter Studio Tour!
“…an excellent tutor agency, providing excellent tutoring.”
The Good Schools Guide Review
Recommended as one of the Best Private Tutors by Independent School Parent.