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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Why do parents choose us?

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 teachers in Callington

Miss Jennifer L

Qualified teacher offering tuition from Primary to GCSE level, including SEND. Specialises in the following areas: LITERACY (reading and writing skills; spelling, punctuation and grammar), LANGUAGES (French, German, EAL) and LEARNING SUPPORT (homework strategies, KS2/3 transition). Experience of mainstream state and independent schools, as well as specialist provisions/intervention services. Former GCSE examiner for AQA; freelance tutor from 2018. PLEASE NOTE: I am based between two addresses: Exeter and Tiverton.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, French, German, EFL or ESL, SATs, School Entrance Exams, Homeschool, Study Skills
Qualifications:
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS: PGCE Secondary MFL with Primary Specialism (QTS), University of Exeter (2010). BA Joint Hons French and German (2.1), University of Bristol (2009). PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Teaching Mathematics, The Open University (2021). The Tutor Toolkit, Best Practice Network (2021). The SEND Code of Practice, Educare (2020). Literacy, Social Justice and Inclusive Practice, The Open University (2020). Dyslexia and Additional Academic Language Learning, Bristish Dyslexia Association (2017).

Ms Sarah D

Qualified and experienced Spanish Teacher, currently teaching at Teignmouth Community School. Teaches Spanish to children and adult learners, from beginners and Primary, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for school Entrance exams. Also a French teacher and speaker who can teach conversational French, and English as a Foreign Language. Can prepare students for both Cambridge and Trinity English exams from A2-C2.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish, EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Spanish and French, University of Exeter (2016). BA (Hons) Spanish with Italian, University of Exeter (2013).

Mr Mark G

Qualified and experienced teacher of Economics with 26 years of experience teaching in Grammar (Pates, Cheltenham) and International Schools (Malaysia, Shanghai, Singapore & UK). I have taught all modules of A Level Economics, predominantly OCR syllabus and SL & HL IB Economics; again all modules and Internal Assessments and Extended Essays.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Economics, Business
Qualifications:
National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH) (2008). PGCE Business Education, University of West of England (1995). Chartered Accountant, ICAEW (1992). BSc (Hons) Economics & Accountancy, Southampton University (1989).

Mrs Helen F

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Foreign Languages, with experience teaching in selective day, boarding, mixed, single-sex, Independent Schools, as Head of Modern Languages and Head of Spanish. Recently retired but current with curriculum changes and exam requirements. Teaches French and Spanish from Primary and Prep through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. Examiner for OCR, AQA and Edexcel. Provides language tuition for adults, small groups and businesses.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish
Qualifications:
MA Contemporary French Studies, Sheffield University (1994). PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, University of Exeter (1976). BA (Hons) French and Spanish, University of Exeter (1975).

Mr Ross S

A successful Science and Physics teacher with 20 years of experience. Within those 20 years, all of my students have achieved results that have exceeded expectations. All tutoring is personalised to the needs of each student. Having taught in a wide range range of schools and leading teaching and learning across the school, I understand the challenges faced by all students when completing their exams. Previous clients have included A level and GCSE students who have achieved the highest grades and been able to move on to the next part of their educational career with ease. As a leading practitioner of science teaching, I also consult for the National Science Technology Engineering and Maths learning centre training other teachers. I now work in Educational Technology using artificial intelligence to optimise learning for students and delivering content to 850,000 students globally. All of my clients will be offered free access to this resource to support their learning and examination preparation.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
STEM Learning Facilitator, National STEM Centre (2020). National Professional Qualification of Senior Leadership, National College for Teaching (2017). PGCE University of Sussex (2001). BSc (Hons) Physics, University of Sussex (1998).

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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: