East Sussex and Kent Tutors ( Hastings, St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells, Uckfield)

Mrs Frances McClelland
B.Sc (Hons)

Looking for a private tutor in East Sussex? Frances McClelland is the Home-School Tutoring Advisor for the East Sussex area, including the areas of covering Bexhill, Heathfield and Uckfield.

We have tutors in the Rother district, covering Bexhill, Rye and Battle, and the Hastings area. Frances’ tuition area also covers the Wealden district, with tutors in Crowborough, Heathfield and Uckfield, as well as the villages in between.

Our East Sussex tutors

A full list of the postcodes and areas included within this Home-School Tutoring area of East Sussex can be found by clicking the ‘Areas Covered’ tab to the right.

You can also find out more about our East Sussex private tutors by completing the form beneath the ‘Tutoring Enquiry’ tab. Frances will be very glad to receive your enquiry and find details of a tutor near you who can help with your required subject and individual needs.

Frances is also the Home-School Tutoring Advisor for the bordering Kent area – more information about this area can be found on the Kent Home-School Tutoring page.

Personal tutors for every subject and level

We provide private tuition to pupils of all ages in East Sussex, from Early Years through primary school, secondary school, college and university, as well as to adults.

Our East Sussex tutors support students at state comprehensive schools as well as pupils attending independent schools.

We have tutors who specialise in GCSE tuition, AS and A Level tuition and exam preparation, including for the Common Entrance and other entry exams for selective schools.

As well as English tutors, maths tutors and science tutors, we have tutors for a wide range of curriculum and non-curricular subjects. In addition, our literacy and numeracy tutors work with children and adults of all ages.

A full list of the subjects Home-School Tutoring offers can be found to the right, while details about specific tutors in East Sussex are available by completing the enquiry form or contacting Frances.

One-to-one or group tuition

Our home tutors help children and adults overcome difficulties with their learning with techniques and strategies based on the pupil’s unique personality and learning style. Our tutors can provide patient individualised tuition on a one-to-one basis or work with pairs or small groups.

Our private tutors, all of whom must undergo DBS checks before tutoring with us, can teach at home, a workplace or another suitable location.

Arrange your first private tuition lesson

If you would like to find out more about private tuition in East Sussex – whether for yourself, your child or on somebody else’s behalf – Frances will be very happy to help.

Please complete the enquiry form on this page, providing as much detail as possible about your individual requirements, and Frances will get in touch.

Alternatively, you can call Frances on 07935 385348 or send an email to francesMc@homeschooltutoring.co.uk

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Frances is an experienced teacher of English and Maths from KS2 to GCSE and she gives tuition in her own subjects almost daily, besides being the Home-School Tutoring Area Proprietor for this area.

Well-known for her warmth and enthusiasm, Frances is passionate about instilling a love of learning in her students. She has much experience of home tutoring as she home-educated her own two children, both of whom are now at University.

Frances has a great love of the countryside and seaside, both to be found in St Leonards, where she has enjoyed bringing up her family and walking her four dogs.

Frances thoroughly enjoys being a Home-School Tutoring Area Advisor and she prides herself on answering all calls and emails promptly. She is happy to listen and advise on all aspects of tutoring and home education. Many of her clients return to her over the years and she enjoys staying in touch with past pupils.

Frances has built up a loyal, reliable and dedicated team of tutors. She is always pleased to accept more good tutors. If you live in this area, and need tutoring assistance, please make contact with Frances.

Each Home-School Tutoring Area seeks experienced, qualified teachers and graduates who can be available as tutors. Enjoy seeing your pupils develop confidence and make progress.

We aim for high standards

As a self-employed tutor you are rewarded well for your tuition both in terms of remuneration and in satisfaction. You are valued by our organisation and by your clients.

We particularly need more primary school teachers for special educational needs and basic numeracy and literacy and more teachers of Mathematics, English and Sciences at GCSE and Advanced Level but ALL tutors are welcome. Do join us!

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Subjects Offered

Home-School Tutoring can help with: accountancy, adult numeracy, adult literacy, Arabic, architecture, art, art history, biology, basic skills, business studies, CDT, chemistry, Chinese, citizenship, computing, computer literacy, computing skills, DT/design technology, drama, dyslexia support, economics, educational assessments, Eleven Plus/11+, English, English as a foreign language/EFL, English language, English for academic Study/IELTS, English literature, entrance exams, ethics, exam practice, exam technique, foreign language studies for business use, languages for pleasure, French, geography, German, history, ICT, Italian, Latin, law, learning difficulties support, learning skills, learning support, literacy, maths/mathematics, mechanics, media studies, music, music theory, musical instrument tuition, numeracy, philosophy, physics, politics, psychology, RE/religious studies, revision skills, science, sociology, Spanish, special educational needs/SEN, statistics, study skills, theatre studies, theology.

Most subjects are offered in each area at all key stages, including for: primary level, entrance exams, SATs, the Common Entrance, GCSEs, A levels, home-educated children, pre-university, undergraduate degree level and adult education.

If you are a tutor, particularly in the core subjects of maths, English, sciences and special needs support, or can provide effective tuition in any of the above subjects, please apply to register by clicking on the Become a Tutor tab above.

Teacher and tutors wanted in East Sussex!

Home-School Tutoring East Sussex is currently seeking additional qualified teachers and tutors. Whether you are looking for part-time teaching work or are a retired teaching looking to return to work for a few hours a week, we would like to hear from you.

If you can provide high-standard patient and effective private tuition in East Sussex, please visit the ‘Become a Tutor’ page or contact Frances for an informal chat.

English and maths tutors are especially welcome to apply, as well as science tutors; however Frances is keen to hear from enthusiastic tutors of all subjects and age groups.