A Devon-based Geography teacher to your home or online

Our Geography 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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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 Geography teachers in Devon

Mr Jamie H

A Marine Biology graduate, turned primary school teacher, specialising in the teaching of science and promoting its importance within a child's education. Includes professional conferencing, with a focus on incorporating assessment of 'Working Scientifically' into a fully hands-on curriculum. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary Curriculum as well as Science and Geography to Key Stage 3.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Bath Spa University (2014). BSc (Hons) Marine Biology and Coastal Ecology, Marine Sciences, University of Plymouth (2013).

Dr Ben K

I have taught Geography, Science (Physics specialism) and Business Studies in my current school, Churston Ferrers Grammar School, Greenway Road, Brixham, South Devon; Geography up to A-level, Science and Business Studies to GCSE level. In my 20 years at the school, I have also held leadership and management roles as a Head of Year, Head of Careers and acting Head of Geography. I have found one-to-one tutoring very rewarding in the past and look forward to potentially supporting your child with their studies.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Geography, Business
Qualifications:
PGCE (Geography) Exeter University (1999) PhD (Geography, Soil Erosion) Exeter University (1999) BSc (Hons) 1st Class (Environmental Science) Stirling University

Mrs Jennifer L

I have over 20 years' experience as a teacher; teaching in the primary sector before specialising in maths and science at Year 7, then teaching maths up to GCSE. Since becoming a private tutor in 2015, I have worked with a wide range of students; from those as young as 6 years, up to and including adult learners. The subjects I have experience of tutoring are Maths, Sciences and Geography up to GCSE, all primary subjects, 11+/grammar/CE & 13+ scholarship exam preparation, psychometric test & UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) preparation and ESOL tuition. I have experience of both face-to-face & online tuition using Skype & Zoom. I am passionate about helping students in aspects of their study they find challenging. I am supportive and caring, believing that strong foundations and confidence in the subject being studied are paramount to making progress. I will devise a bespoke learning programme that will allow you to meet your learning goals and individual learning styles.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, 11+, 13+, Study Skills, SATs, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Northern College of Education (1997). BSc (Hons) Tropical Environmental Science (1995).

Mr Barry C

A qualified teacher with a 2:1 degree in Geography and Geology from Exeter University. I have been teaching Geography, Geology, Biology and Environmental Science for over 30 years. I run my own company, Geofieldwork Ltd, and run residential study courses in the UK and Spain for GCSE and A Level Geography and Geology students. A substantial part of my work on A Level Geography field courses is to help prepare students for their NEA / coursework. During the past 6 months, when it has been impossible to run proper field trips, I have developed a range of online fieldwork skills and NEA skills courses. I have taught these courses to numerous schools in the UK, France and Spain.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Geography
Qualifications:
Primary PGCE with Geography specialism, Charlotte Mason College, Ambleside, Cumbria (1990). Postgraduate research post Geography, St Andrews University (1987). BSc (Joint honours) Geography and Geology, 2:1, University of Exeter, Devon (1985).

Mrs Amanda A

Qualified and experienced Geography Teacher of 12 years, previously taught in secondary schools and FE  colleges now working as an education consultant supporting home schooled children, student geography teachers and providing tuition. I also work for Pearson exam board supporting assessment and creation of new material for qualifications. In addition I am a GCSE examiner and Team Leader of GCSE examiners, an A Level examiner and a Geography GCSE Coursework moderator. I teach KS3, GCSE, IGCSE, A level, across all exam boards and I am experienced with online teaching. BSc(Hons) Geography, PGCE secondary Geography.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Geography
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography, Plymouth University (2008). BSc (Hons) Geography, University College, Northampton (2003).

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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