A Devon-based Biology teacher to your home or online

Our Biology 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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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.

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 Biology teachers in Devon

Mrs Monica B

Qualified and experienced Science and Maths Teacher, currently teaching at Exeter College. Teaches Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Chemistry, Brunel University (2004). PhD Corrosion Science, University of Manchester (2000). MSc Marine Ecology (1993). BEng Mechanical Engineering, University of Salford (1991).

Mrs Meryem D

Experienced teacher of Biology and Science with 31 years of experience teaching at the prestigious schools in Turkey. 1:1 tuition experience in Turkey and in the UK. Teaches Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all the major Exam Boards. Teaches IB Biology both Sl and HL . Provides support for GCSE resits.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology
Qualifications:
IB Teaching Certificate, International Baccalaureate Organisation (2016 and 2004). MSc Science Education, Middle East Technical University (1993). BSc (Hons) Science Education, Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Education (1989). Advanced level of English writing and speaking, Middle East Technical University (1989-1993).

Mr Gary S

I am a fully qualified, recently retired experienced Biology, Chemistry and Physics Teacher. I have 22 years experience of teaching all abilities at a leading independent school. I am capable of teaching Biology to A Level and all of the science subjects from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE or IGCSE level.. I can also provide tuition for GCSE Maths. My daughter had to be home schooled, so I understand the pressure that families face when children cannot attend school. I really enjoy working with students to motivate and help them through difficult issues in their lives. I have had great success working with GCSE and A level pupils.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, University of the West of England (1998). BEng Biochemical Engineering University College London (1989). A levels - Grade A in Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics.

Mr Ross S

A successful Science and Physics teacher with 20 years of experience. Within those 20 years, all of my students have achieved results that have exceeded expectations. All tutoring is personalised to the needs of each student. Having taught in a wide range of schools and lead teaching and learning across organisations, I understand the challenges faced by all students when completing their exams. Previous clients have included A level and GCSE students who have achieved the highest grades and been able to move on to the next part of their educational career with ease. As a leading practitioner of science teaching, I have also other supported teachers across the country. With focused teaching of key concepts and directed exam practice I can help your child achieve the grades they are aiming for.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
STEM Learning Facilitator, National STEM Centre (2020). National Professional Qualification of Senior Leadership, National College for Teaching (2017). PGCE University of Sussex (2001). BSc (Hons) Physics, University of Sussex (1998).

Mr Michael R

Qualified and experienced teacher, currently a full-time tutor, with a demonstrated history of working in the primary/secondary education industry and with adults returning to education. Specialising in teaching Chemistry to A level, Mathematics and Sciences to GCSE and IGCSE, often working with individuals who are unable to access conventional educational provision.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
MEd Education, University of Exeter (2000). BSc (Hons) Analytical Chemistry. Cert Ed D32, 33, 34 & 36 C&G 7324 (delivering education for those with spectrum disorders) Counselling (level 4).

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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