A Northumberland-based Biology teacher to your home or online

Our Biology Tutors in Northumberland 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 Northumberland

Ms Rachael B

Qualified Science teacher with over 14 years of experience in education, current working across secondary schools in Teesside. Teaches Science, Physics, Chemistry and Biology 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. GCSE and A Level Examiner for AQA, OCR and Pearson.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
MSc Energy and Environmental Management, Teeside University (2018). BSc (Hons) Science Education with QTS (Physics specialism), Sunderland University (2011). Diploma of Higher Education, Environment, Energy, Sustainable Futures, Chemistry, The Open University (2010).

Ms Rachel G

Although I no longer work as a full time teacher, I continue to offer private science tuition. I am currently working within the department of education and have experience of Elective Home Education. I have worked in numerous education settings as a secondary science and A-Level Biology teacher. I have worked on access courses within adult education institutions and many other courses from physiology to business studies. I have also marked for exam boards for GCSE and A-Level. I specialise in finding context based applications to increase retention and engagement. Having personal experience of ADHD, I understand the challenges in managing concentration when revising and can offer strategies to assist.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Education, Durham University (2010). BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, Durham University (2008).

Mrs Tracey W

Qualified and experienced Science and Geography Teacher, currently teaching at Greenfield Community College. Teaches Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geography from prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams. Good SEN experience having taught in PRUs. Also a qualified swimming coach.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, Teesside University (2014). BSc (Hons) Education and Psychology, Teesside University (2014). PTLLS level 3, City and Guilds (2008). BSc (Hons) Bio-Medical Science, Durham University (2004).

Mr Phil G

I have been a former headteacher at two private and two state schools and was a founding director of a Free School in Newcastle upon Tyne. I have experience teaching across the age ranges [KS2-5] and have particular expertise in Biology & Chemistry. I have been teaching two home-educated students in preparation for their GCSE's and working with a number of Y5 & 6 students as they prepare for SAT Tests and/ or 11+ examinations for selective secondary schools. I use a variety of teaching styles and teaching materials and make my learning personalised to the needs of the students. I am a founding member of the Chartered College of Teaching and a member of the American School Counsellors Association.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance, Philosophy, English Language, 11+
Qualifications:
MEd, University of Bristol. BEd, University of Winchester. Certificate in Education, University of Birmingham.

Mr Dominic B

I am passionate about teaching Science to students of all ages. I am fully qualified and a highly experienced (28 years) teacher of Science (Physics Specialism). I currently teach Science at Emmanuel College (Outstanding x 4) in Gateshead. I teach Chemistry, Biology and Physics to Key Stage 3 and Physics to GCSE and A Level. I currently teach GCSE Physics and A Level Physics with AQA Exam Board. Previously I have taught Physics with Cambridge IGCSE and IGCE Exam Board internationally as well as Physics with OCR and Edexcel in the UK. My education roles have included; Head of Physics, Head of Science, Deputy Head and Pastoral Lead. I am an AQA Examiner for GCSE Physics. I have taught in comprehensive and grammar schools (NI) in the UK and in independent boarding schools Internationally. y passion is Astronomy and I have recently completed an Astronomy and Space Science course with the University of Arizona.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
MA Leadership and Management of Schools and Colleges, University of Bath (2017). Leadership Pathways - National College of School Leadership (2008). PGCE Secondary Science, Northumbria University (1992). BSc (Hons) Physics, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1991).

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How are Northumberland schools performing?

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

Northumberland primary school performance:

The Northumberland area has 178 primary schools (one of the top being Allendale Primary School with 39% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching across the school is good and some is outstanding. Teachers have high expectations of what pupils can achieve and pupils work hard to rise to the challenge.”

The Northumberland local authority has an average of 66% 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Northumberland secondary school performance:

The Northumberland area has 52 secondary schools (one of the top being The King Edward VI Academy with 60% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The sixth form is outstanding. Outstanding leadership of this highly inclusive sixth form underpins a broad curriculum and the exceptional performance of students. Results at A-level are significantly above national averages.”

The Northumberland local authority has an average of 43% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 93% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Northumberland Ofsted ratings:

80% of Northumberland schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 30 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website