A Callington-based teacher to your home or online from £40 per hour

All of our private tutors in Callington are qualified and experienced teachers offering their skills as high-quality tutors. This means we cover every academic subject and year group - and that our tutors have the most up-to-date knowledge of the curriculum and exam boards. Lessons can be taught face-to-face in your home or delivered online, at a time that works for you.

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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 teachers in Callington

Mr James D

Currently I am employed by Riviera English School as Senior Teacher and have worked there for 6 years. Also I periodically teach art evening classes at South Devon College for Adult and Community Learning. In my role as an English teacher I have been fortunate enough to work with learners of all levels, ages and from many different countries. My main focus as an English teacher is Grammar, speaking and pronunciation. Many previous learners have had many different requirements, some need to improve their English to further their career or gain sufficient certificates to go on to university and some learners simply for the enjoyment of the language, in all cases I have delivered the practical and supportive tuition they needed.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
DET, Diploma in Education and Training Level 5 (2017). South Devon College. CELTA, Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults Level 5, 2012. LAL Paignton. BA (Hons) Kington University (2008).

Mr Ray S

Experienced, results-oriented, tutor and examiner. Able to offer tuition in Business/Economics/Geography to A Level and Maths to GCSE. AQA Assistant Examiner in Business Studies (2005-2016). Also Chartered Shipbroker (Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, since October 1987 - Baltic Exchange Prize-Winner 1985), being Examiner, Economics of Sea Transport & International Trade (1994 -2002). Currently lecturing part-time in Shipping, Logistics, and Economics at the University of Plymouth International College.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Geography, Economics, Business
Qualifications:
PGCE (PCET), Greenwich University (1997). BA (Hons) Economics and Geography Hull University (1981).

Mrs harriet m

I currently work as the Head of English at a girls grammar school in Plymouth; I am also the acting Assistant Head Teacher. I teach all year groups including A level English Literature - AQA specifications for both GCSE and A level. I am also an examiner for AQA English Language. My classes achieve very high results; at least 70% at grades 7 to 9; with a progress score 1 grade higher than the National average. I love teaching and supporting students to achieve their potential. Harriet Morgan

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
NPQSL 2017 National College of Leadership PGCE Secondary English, College of St Mark and St John, Plymouth (2001) BA Hons English Literature at Nottingham Trent University (2000) A levels in English Literature, Business Studies and Geography (1997)

Mrs Claire D

I am a national award-winning teacher of English and English Literature from KS3 to KS5. I have 28 years experience of in classroom teaching and have regularly tutored students very successfully at GCSE and A-level English and English Literature. I am also a senior examiner for AQA and OCR, leading teams of assistant examiners, so I am well-versed in the requirements of the exam boards. In addition to this, I am a mentor for newly qualified teachers, giving advice on lesson planning, delivery and classroom management, so I have a wealth of experience across the board. I am recognised as an outstanding and effective teacher who builds strong working relationships with her students. In my spare time, l have led expeditions to Malawi, Morocco and South Africa with my students, and engaged in educational projects abroad to support children to continue with their education. I have chaired the southwest panel of judges for The National Teaching Awards and was also a UK judge for the Outstanding New Teacher Award.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Exeter University (1993). MA/Maitrise Swansea University/L’Universite de Bretagne Occidentale (1992). BA (Hons) Swansea University (1991).

Mr Gerry P

Highly experienced and enthusiastic teacher of History. I have taught A Level, Oxbridge and GCSE with notable success to students with a wide range of abilities and needs. My goal is build interest, confidence and performance with lessons that are interactive, creatively resourced and supportively structured. I am an A Level Examiner and Moderator of A Level Coursework. Lessons will always be engaging, sometimes challenging and above all carefully tailored to the student's specific needs. My academic interests are wide and I keep my scholarship fresh and up to date. In my spare time I study Italian so I know what it feels like to be s student.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History
Qualifications:
MA (OXON) Modern History, Corpus `Christi College, Oxford. PGCE with Distinction, Professional PGCE Mentor, University of Buckingham.

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How are Callington schools performing?

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

Callington primary school performance:

The Callington area has 14 primary schools (one of the top being St Mellion CofE VA School with 22% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The number of children joining Reception varies hugely from year to year. Children make good progress in most areas of learning because activities are carefully planned to arouse their interest and develop their skills. ”

The Callington 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%).

 

Callington secondary school performance:

The Callington area has 3 secondary schools (one of the top being Callington Community College with 27% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders have introduced systems recently to support pupils’ love of reading. Pupils enjoy listening to high-quality texts read by their teachers. They have opportunities to discuss the ideas in the texts. However, leaders acknowledge that pupils do not yet read widely for pleasure. Leaders have used government funding well to help pupils to read fluently. Pupils use their knowledge of letters and sounds to work out unknown words. Pupils told the inspector that staff helped them to read more accurately in Year 7. However, pupils do not learn a wide vocabulary in each subject to help them read well across the curriculum.”

The Callington 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 % of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Callington Ofsted ratings:

60% of Callington schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 0 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Callington

Teachers To Your Home specialises in connecting you to local Callington-based teachers. We provide tutoring for all subjects and ages, but have the most experience and teachers in the following subject areas: