A Derbyshire-based History teacher to your home or online

Our History Tutors in Derbyshire 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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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 History teachers in Derbyshire

Mrs Maria M

Qualified and experienced English teacher with nearly 30 years experience teaching across state and private schools, currently a freelance tutor. Teaches English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major Exam Boards; also ICT through to Key Stage 4; History and RS through to Key Stage 3. Provides support for 11+, School Entrance Examinations including Eton & Harrow and Scholarships. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, 11+, Religious Studies, 13+, English Literature, English Language, Study Skills, Homeschool, IT Skills, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Educational Leadership, Nottingham University (2012). NPQH, National College for School Leadership (2007). PGCE, Secondary English and ICT, Nottingham University (1993). BA (Hons) English and Communication Studies, Sheffield Hallam University (1992).

Miss Nicole B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently Second in the English Department at Trent College. Experienced with online delivery of live lessons since the initial lockdown; equipped to support students remotely whilst still developing a love of English. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teaches History to GCSE. GCSE Examiner for AQA English Literature and A-Level Examiner for English Literature B. Can support preparations for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience as Literacy Leader, helping students with dyslexia and SPLD develop reading age and writing scores from Year 7.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, 13+
Qualifications:
NPQML (2017). Leadership Development Programme, Teach First (2016). PGCE Secondary English, University of Nottingham (2015). BA (Hons) History, University of Birmingham (2014).

Mr Gary R

Qualified and experienced English and Maths Teacher, currently teaching English and Maths GCSE and Functional Skills at all levels across a range of Examining. boards, both face-to-face and online. Widely experienced with students with ASD and home schooling disengaged students. Experience with KS2, KS3, KS4, KS5 and FE

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, Geography, History, Psychology, Homeschool, English Language, English Literature, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
PGCE English with Drama, Bishop Grosseteste University College, Lincoln (2007). BA (Hons) English Literature Bishop Grosseteste University College, Lincoln (2006). Certificate of Higher Education CAMS: Music and Performing arts with Creative Writing, Derby University (1998).

Mr Chris R

Hello, I am currently the Literacy Co-ordinator and History teacher at a secondary school in Birmingham. I’ve got four years of experience in delivering AQA GCSE History and have also assessed AQA’s GCSE examinations. In these years I’ve helped numerous students to achieve above and beyond their expected grades. I’ve taught students with a range of varying abilities, including high-ability students and students with special educational needs. Working as my school's Literacy Co-ordinator has given me wider expertise in helping build students literacy skills and has given me a knowledge of the best additional reading that students can do to secure top scores in their examinations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History
Qualifications:
PGCE SCITT, The Arthur Terry School, Birmingham City University (2018). BA (Hons) History, Lancaster University (2013).

Mr David K

Qualified and experienced teacher of Sociology and Psychology. AQA examiner for A level and GCSE Has taught numerous subjects in a wide range of settings including Further Education, Secondary, Alternate Provisions and home school. Teaches Sociology and Psychology from GCSE and IGCSE up to A Level; across all the major exam boards. Also teaches History at Key Stage Three and English at GCSE, IGCSE and for Functional Skills. Has taught media and works in radio broadcasting and teaches production and DJ skills.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, Psychology, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, Philosophy, Sociology
Qualifications:
PGCE Post Compulsory Education, University of Bedford (2013). BA (Hons) Humanities, Nottingham Trent University (1999).

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How are Derbyshire schools performing?

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

Derbyshire primary school performance:

The Derbyshire area has 427 primary schools (one of the top being Carsington and Hopton Primary School with 17% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Good quality teaching encourages pupils’ enthusiasm for learning and their accelerating progress. Good relationships between staff and pupils and vibrant displays all over the school promote a very positive environment for learning.”

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

 

Derbyshire secondary school performance:

The Derbyshire area has 88 secondary schools (one of the top being Parkside Community School with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers generally understand what pupils are able to do and use this knowledge to plan activities which meet their needs. This means that pupils are effectively supported and appropriately challenged.”

The Derbyshire local authority has an average of 44% 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%).

Derbyshire Ofsted ratings:

71% of Derbyshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 45 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website