A Devon-based 13+ teacher to your home or online

Our 13+ Tutors in Devon are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

Many parents get frustrated by poor quality, unqualified tutors. That’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified schoolteachers – so you know they are trained to teach children, safe, and experienced at teaching the latest curriculum at a high-quality.

We do the work for you

You don’t need to scroll through pages of irrelevant and often unavailable tutors with our service. Just fill in our simple form or have a quick phone call and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available, suitable teachers in your area.

First lesson guarantee

You can be safe in the knowledge that if you are unhappy with your first lesson (this is rare, but we understand that sometimes the fit isn’t quite right), we will not charge you for the lesson, and we will look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our 13+ teachers in Devon

Mrs Kate A

Qualified and experienced English teacher, teaching English Language from Primary and Prep through to GCSE and IGCSE ( including homeschooling experience). A Dyslexia and ESL specialist, Pre- pandemic work included F2F individual and small group work in school with years 5/6 on reading and SPaG. Currently working online with primary school children requiring special or extra support and pre-GCSE secondary school pupils needing extra assistance, study skills and exam techniques. Supports GCSE resits, literacy and functional skills for older teens and adult learners at college. Currently also working with foreign students on conversation skills, and until recently engaged extensively in IELTS preparation for medical staff.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, English Language, SATs
Qualifications:
Certificate of Education, MEd. Literacy Specialist, ESOL Specialist, CELTA. Post Graduate Certificate In SpLD (dyslexia). Post Graduate level 7 qualification in Assessing for Access Arrangements (GCSE) Currently completing Level 7 post-graduate qualification in Diagnostic Assessment ((SpLD).

Miss Tanya C

Qualified and experienced Mathematics Teacher for the past 17 years and a tutor for 23 years. Teaches Maths from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major exam boards. Supports preparations for School Entrance Examinations and Scholarships. Provides support for GCSE resits; also numeracy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. SEN experience. Can support Home Schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Mathematics, Reading University 2004. BSc Mathematics and Law, Keele University (1993).

Mrs Andrea H

I am a fully qualified English, maths, ESOL (English to Speakers of Other Languages) and SEN teacher who works for a bespoke college for students with complex and multiple special educational needs, delivering Functional Skills and GCSEs in both English and maths. The majority of these students have an EHCP plan so all my lessons are differentiated and individualised for teaching methods, styles and learning aims to help them learn and progress in all aspects of college life. Before this I was a Work Based Learning Tutor at Cornwall College teaching both Functional Skills and GCSE in both English and maths. I also privately teach English Language, English Literature and maths from Key Stage 1, 2 and 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE across all major exam boards. I have several years experience in providing preparation for SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams; support for GCSE, IGCSE resits; also literacy, numeracy and Functional Skills for primary through to adult learners to include. SEN Diploma - Plymouth Uni

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 11+, English Language, English Literature, 13+
Qualifications:
QTLS, Institute for Learning (2009). PGCE, Plymouth University (2006). Level 5 Diplomas in English, Maths and Special Educational Needs (2007-2009) TESOL Certificate (Trinity) - Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (2010) Enhancement Certificate in Understanding Autism (2017) Enhancement Certificate in Understanding Dyslexia (2017) Creative Writing Diploma (2020)

Mr James G

20 years' teaching experience, Classicist, University of Buckingham PGCE tutor and qualified English, History and Latin teacher specialising in Common Entrance and 13+ scholarship preparation; currently a freelance teacher and private tutor Teaches English Language and English Literature, History and Latin from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all the major exam boards. Extensive 11+ and 13+ School Entrance Exams experience. Currently tutoring English for the National Tutoring Programme.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, History, Latin, SATs, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Classics, King's College London (1999). MA Classics, Christ's College Cambridge University (1997). Can teach online.

Mr James L

Qualified and experienced teacher of Maths, teaching Maths from Primary, Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major exam boards. Support GCSE and IGCSE re-takes and Functional Skills tuition for adult learners. Provides preparation for 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, Study Skills, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Mathematics, University of Exeter (2016). BA (Hons) University of Bath (2014).

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How are Devon schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Devon (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Devon primary school performance:

The Devon area has 388 primary schools (one of the top being Thurlestone All Saints Church of England Academy with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school has rightly recognised that higher ability pupils have not always been stretched fully with their work. They have ensured all higher ability pupils receive additional challenge in lessons.”

The Devon local authority has an average of 64% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Devon secondary school performance:

The Devon area has 101 secondary schools (one of the top being Colyton Grammar School with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Excellent and often inspiring teaching ensures that students make exceptional progress. A strong work ethic pervades.”

The Devon local authority has an average of 42% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Devon Ofsted ratings:

73% of Devon schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 53 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website