A Somerset-based Biology teacher to your home or online

Our Biology Tutors in Somerset 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 Somerset

Mr Oliver B

Qualified and experienced Science Teacher, currently Head of Year and Teacher of Science at Blaise High School. Teach Science, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major exam boards. Tutored for over 5 years with a very successful track record for all science GCSE’s. Have addition qualification for teaching Physics to a high standard. Currently also teaching A level Biology remotely.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Science and Chemistry, University of Bristol (2012). BSc (Hons) Environmental Science, University of the West of England (2008).

Mr Anthony M

Qualified and experienced Physics specialist, ex-head of department, currently teaching in FE college. 13 years private tuition in all GCSE Sciences and A Level Physics. Examiner for AQA, Edexcel and WJEC along with standards verifier for BTEC level 2 and 3 Applied science courses. Author of nationally accredited units for Agored Cymru Access to HE programme. Also experienced in delivering AQA GCSE Mathematics course.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
BSc (Hons) Physics, The Open University (Ongoing). SASP Physics, Science Learning Center in the Institute of Education London (2011). PGCE Science, University of Portsmouth (2009). BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, University of Brighton (1995).

Mr Curtis S

Qualified Secondary Science Teacher, Chemistry specialist with 3 years teaching experience, both online through the pandemic and in person. Currently working as a full time Science Teacher in a South Bristol Secondary Academy. Worked in a wide range of Bristol and wider area schools previously as a Supply teacher for Science in a mix of long term and daily roles. Professional, patient and encouraging tutor, Taught mostly KS3 & 4 Chemistry and Biology as well as some KS5 Chemistry and KS2 experience as well. I've taught both AQA and Edexcel combined Science, Trilogy and separate sciences. Experience working 1:1 with SEN students including ASD.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science with Chemistry, Bath Spa University (2020). MChem, Chemistry, University of Southampton (2017).

Mrs Simone A

Qualified and experienced Science and Chemistry Teacher. Qualified in 2002 and worked in large secondary schools in South Wales since. Teaches Science at Key Stage 3; Level 2 & 3 BTEC Applied Science; Biology and Chemistry through to GCSE; teaches Chemistry up to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Course tutor for level 3 BTEC Applied Science Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams. Experience of online tuition. Experience as Medical Coordinator for a large secondary school. Excellent pastoral skills - supporting vulnerable learners to fulfil their potential whilst looking after wellbeing. Lots of CPD completed to aid teaching and learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff (2002). BSc (Hons) Chemistry, Cardiff University (2001).

Mrs Eileen F

Qualified and experienced Secondary and Primary Teacher . Teaches Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Maths to GCSE level and Chemistry to A level and IB across all the major Exam Boards. Expert examiner for Edexcel Chemistry. Assistant Examiner for AQA Chemistry. Also teaches across the Primary Curriculum in Upper Key Stage 2. Experience in preparing children for 11+ entrance exam for entry into year five.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
MA in Education (Raising Achievement in Inner City Schools), University of the West of England (2006). PGCE Science, Bristol University (1979). BSc (Hons) Chemistry, University of East Anglia (1977).

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How are Somerset schools performing?

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

Somerset primary school performance:

The Somerset area has 294 primary schools (one of the top being Preston CofE Primary School with 35% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ achievement is outstanding. Overall attainment, especially in mathematics and writing, has risen substantially since the previous inspection and is above average by the end of Year 6.”

The Somerset local authority has an average of 61% 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%).

 

Somerset secondary school performance:

The Somerset area has 88 secondary schools (one of the top being Brymore Academy with 12% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is consistently good across the range of practical and academic subjects. Teachers know the students well, ensuring that their planning includes the right level of challenge for all groups.”

The Somerset local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Somerset Ofsted ratings:

72% of Somerset schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 41 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website