A Dorset-based Geography teacher to your home or online

Our Geography Tutors in Dorset 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 Geography teachers in Dorset

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).

Mr Angus M

Qualified and experienced Maths, Economics and Geography Teacher with over 25 years' experience in the independent sector. Currently Head of Boarding at a prep school, teaching Maths and Geography to Year 7 and 8 and tutoring A level Economics at weekends. Plenty of recent experience with 11+ and Common Entrance, and was an Edexcel examiner for A level Economics. Teaches: Geography, English, Maths and RS at Key Stage 3; Geography and Economics at GCSE/IGCSE; and Economics A level. Also a swimming teacher who swam the English Channel in 2007 for charity.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, English, Geography, Economics, Religious Studies, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE History, Oxford University (1992); BSc Economics, LSE University of London (1990).

Mr Geoffrey C

Qualified and experienced Science and Maths Teacher, teaching Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; also Biology, Geography, Geology and Psychology through to A-Level; across all major Exam Boards. I can provide support for School Entrance Examinations and GCSE, IGCSE resits. I am able to deliver tuition both at GCSE and A level on all my listed subjects with a subject scheme overview on all, plus various other features designed to foster independent learning and proven academic success. I have extensive experience with home-schooled students and I previously worked in a school of Autism teaching both Maths and Science. Before the holidays, I was informed by a client that he had been graded at level 8 for GCSE mathematics at Higher Level after 3 years of home-school tuition. This student had been graded as Foundation Level prior to home-schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Psychology, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
BSc (Hons) Psychology, Open University (2005). MA in Education, Open University (1998). PGCE Secondary Science, Open University (1996). BA (Hons) Biology and Earth Science, Open University (1992).

Mr Peter G

Qualified and experienced teacher of Geography, Geology and Environmental Science at secondary level. Teaches from Key Stage 3, through GCSE up to and including AS/A2 level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Geography, Computer Science, IT Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography with ICT Bath Spa University (2003) BSc (Hons) Environmental Quality and Resource Management, University of the West of England (1998)

Mr Roger W

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Languages and former assistant headteacher, with 31 years of experience teaching in local State and Independent Schools, now currently working at The Gregg School in Southampton and tutoring part-time. Teaches French, German, Spanish, Italian, Classics and Latin from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE across all the major Exam Boards; teaches History, Geography, Russian, Japanese at KS3. Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists and applicant to HYPIA (International Association of Hyperglots).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Geography, History, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Latin, Russian, Classical Civilisation
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Modern Languages, University of Southampton (1992). BA (Hons) French & German and Contemporary Studies subsidiaries In Italian and Spanish. Oxford Brookes University (1990). Upper Second Class with Honours

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How are Dorset schools performing?

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

Dorset primary school performance:

The Dorset area has 173 primary schools (one of the top being St Ives Primary & Nursery School with 19% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“St Ives is an outstanding school in all aspects of its work. This is the result of excellent leadership and management and the high quality provision, which ensure that pupils do especially well in both their academic and personal development.”

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

 

Dorset secondary school performance:

The Dorset area has 65 secondary schools (one of the top being Ferndown Upper School with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The quality of teaching, learning and assessment has improved considerably since the previous inspection. Improvements in teaching across a wide range of subjects are securing higher achievement and helping pupils to learn well.”

The Dorset local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Dorset Ofsted ratings:

61% of Dorset schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 30 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website