A Derbyshire-based Biology teacher to your home or online

Our Biology Tutors in Derbyshire 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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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.

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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.

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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 Biology teachers in Derbyshire

Mrs Karen R

Qualified and experienced teacher of all sciences at KS3, specialist Physics & Biology teacher at KS4 & KS5. Currently teaching in a local High School in Staffordshire. Teaches science from Prep and key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, IB and A Level across all the major exam boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Physics & Science, The Open University (2008). BSc (Hons) Science, The Open University (2003).

Miss Tamina B

Qualified and experienced Science Teacher, currently teaching at St Thomas More Catholic School. Teaches Biology,Chemistry and Chemistry from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level: teaches Physics and Combined Science through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all the major exam boards. Teaches A-level Biology and Chemistry.Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also support for resits.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science. MSc Biological Sciences.

Ms Flora K

Oxbridge graduate and qualified Science teacher with 5+ years of private tutoring experience and 2 years of full-time classroom teaching experience at a secondary school in Sheffield. Offers tuition in Science (up to GCSE level) and Biology A-Level, as well as UCAS application help (especially applications to Oxford and Cambridge - personal statement proofreading, editing, general advice and mock interview practice). Also qualified to teach English as a foreign language (CELTA - Pass A) - happy to help students for whom English is an additional language. A friendly tutor with a strong academic record and a passion to help all students from all backgrounds achieve their very best!

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, EFL or ESL, Careers Guidance, University Entrance
Qualifications:
CELTA, University of Sheffield (2021). PGCE Science, University of Oxford (2019). MSci Natural Sciences (Biochemistry), University of Cambridge (2017). BA Natural Sciences (Biochemistry), University of Cambridge (2015).

Mrs Emma B

I am a Science department leader and highly experienced (10 years +) teaching separate and combined sciences plus A level Chemistry and Biology. I am an examiner for both AQA and Edexcel with years of experience providing professional, qualified tuition both in schools and privately. With a exemplary track record of year on year students attaining top grades to secure places at highly competitive sixth forms and OxBridge and Russell Group universities reading Chemistry, Medicine, Dentistry and associated pathways; your childs future will be in safe hands. As a parent myself I understand your concerns on limitations within our modern schooling framework and the benefit of personalised 1 to 1 tuition in confidence development and having the space and time to learn away from the classroom environment.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Science with QTS, Anglia Ruskin University (2012). BSc (Hons) Chemistry, University of Essex (1999). BSc (Hons) Analytical Chemistry, King's College, London (1995).

Mrs Daisy I

A qualified and experienced Science and Maths teacher with QTS and PGCE from the University of Warwick and over five years of teaching experience across KS3 & KS4 in different types of schools in the UK. Currently, I am an examiner with two major exam boards in the UK; as such I have developed unique insight and gained an in-depth understanding of GCSE assessments. As a result, I am very conversant in areas of the curriculum where students need greater support. As a tutor, I work with all children particularly with those working at very low levels whether they are in or out of school and equally support students across KS3 and KS4, and Post-16, irrespective of their starting point and additional needs, in Maths, English, Science, including Functional Skills in Maths, English and Study Skills.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
TEFL Open Academy (2020). PGCE Warwick University (2017). MSc Pharmaceutical Sciences, Aston University (2016). MBA Delta International University, New Orleans, USA (2011). BPharm Univeristy of Jos, Nigeroa (1999).

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How are Derbyshire schools performing?

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

Derbyshire primary school performance:

The Derbyshire area has 427 primary schools (one of the top being Carsington and Hopton Primary School with 17% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Good quality teaching encourages pupils’ enthusiasm for learning and their accelerating progress. Good relationships between staff and pupils and vibrant displays all over the school promote a very positive environment for learning.”

The Derbyshire 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 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Derbyshire secondary school performance:

The Derbyshire area has 88 secondary schools (one of the top being Parkside Community School with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers generally understand what pupils are able to do and use this knowledge to plan activities which meet their needs. This means that pupils are effectively supported and appropriately challenged.”

The Derbyshire local authority has an average of 44% 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%).

Derbyshire Ofsted ratings:

71% of Derbyshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 45 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website