A Somerset-based Geography teacher to your home or online

Our Geography 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.

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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 Somerset

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).

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 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 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).

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, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+, Study Skills, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Northern College of Education (1997). BSc (Hons) Tropical Environmental Science (1995).

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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