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From Shakespeare and Austen to Hemingway, Orwell and Dickens, there’s no shortage of wonderful literary materials to keep students busy. But during your kids’ English studies, they don’t just read for pleasure — they’re working hard to decipher the themes, characters, symbols and moments of foreshadowing. Tutoring for Excellence has many qualified private English tutors, offering a fresh perspective on their studies and class material.

Looking for the leading ‘English tutoring near me’ company?

Have you been searching for ‘English tutors near me’? You’ve come to the right place. No matter which city you call home, Tutoring for Excellence has the expertise to assist you with furthering your education. Since 1996, we’ve been helping students across the country find joy in their English studies. We have English tutors available in Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney and more.

About our English tutoring services

If you need an English tutor for one-on-one private home or online tuition, Tutoring for Excellence is here to help you. Private English tutors specialise in all levels of study, from primary school to university.

Our English tutors provide each student with an individually tailored program designed to complement their particular syllabus or curriculum, with scope for extension or remedial work as required. Our English tutors will work with classroom assignments and plan for upcoming tests so students are well-equipped for their English classes throughout the school year.

All our tutors are screened and vetted on their academic background, skill level, experience, personality, motivation and reliability. We have experienced tutors for English, as well as other subjects like Biology, Chemistry, Maths, Physics and the HSC.

Book a private English tutor today

Private English tutors are available throughout Adelaide, Brisbane, CanberraGold CoastMelbourneSydney and Wollongong.

Find a tutor online or contact Tutoring for Excellence to learn more.


  • Writing
  • Reading & Comprehension
  • Spelling
  • Grammar
  • Punctuation
  • Phonics
  • Handwriting
  • ESL
  • Vocabulary
  • Literature
  • Essay Writing
  • Exam Techniques


  • Years K – 6
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)


  • Years 7 – 10
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)


Year 11 and 12

HSC – Higher School Certificate (NSW)

  • Standard English
  • English Advanced
  • English Extension 1
  • English Extension 2
  • English Extension (Literature)
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)

VCE – Victorian Certificate of Education (VIC)

  • Standard English
  • English Literature
  • English Language
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)

QCE – Queensland Certificate of Education (QLD)

  • Standard English
  • English Literature
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)

BSSS – Board of Senior Secondary Studies (ACT)

  • All English Courses
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)

SACE – South Australian Certificate of Education (SA)

  • English Communications
  • English Studies
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)


  • Degree English

English and ESL (English as a Second Language) for Adults

  • All Levels

Harness the benefits of personalised English tutoring today

Your search for the best ‘English tutor near me’ ends here at Tutoring for Excellence.

If you’re ready to give your child the best chance at academic success, we invite you to contact us today. Our friendly team is ready to answer any questions and help you find the best English tutoring solution for your child.

And don’t forget — apart from our English tutoring program, we also offer assistance in maths, economics or the VCE. Choose Tutoring for Excellence, where academic success is personalised, achievable and within reach.


How can an English tutor help me?

An English tutor can provide personalised assistance in a variety of ways. They can help clarify difficult concepts, guide you through complex literary texts, assist in improving grammar and punctuation and aid in developing strong writing and critical thinking skills. Moreover, our English tutors can help build academic self-confidence and foster a love for the subject.

What qualifications do English tutors have?

Our English tutors range from university students and graduates to qualified English teachers. At Tutoring for Excellence, we ensure all our tutors undergo a rigorous selection process and regular training to ensure they are up-to-date with the latest teaching methodologies and curriculum changes.

What are the costs of English tutoring?

The cost of English tutoring can vary depending on the tutor’s qualifications and the frequency of your sessions. We strive to provide competitive rates while ensuring the highest quality of service. For detailed pricing information, please contact us directly.

How long are the English tutoring sessions?

Typically, our English tutoring sessions last for an hour, which is our minimum commitment per week during term dates. However, we can adjust the session length and increase them based on the student’s needs. Whether your child requires more frequent or longer intensive sessions, we are flexible and can accommodate your needs. Our primary focus is providing an effective learning experience tailored to each student’s circumstances.