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

All of our private tutors in Derby 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 Derby

Mr Stephané H

Qualified and experienced secondary school teacher of Business Studies. Currently teaching at The Streetly Academy. Teaching Business Studies at GCSE, A-Level (Specialising in Theme 2 and 4) and Unit 3 BTEC. A specialist in the Business with the Edexcel exam board. With every year of my students results managing to get multiple students a grade 9. Being in the top 10% of the country. While also achieving an Alps 2 or above overall for my classes ( top 25% on a national scale). At A-Level and BTEC also achieved Alps 2 which again puts those classes in the top 25% of the country.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Business
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, Sutton Park SCITT, National Teaching School (2018). BSc (Hons) Business and Sociology, Aston University (2017).

Miss Georgia R

Currently teaching Y5. Qualified Primary teacher with Key Stage 1&2 experience, currently teaching Key Stage 2 in a local Primary School in Grantham. Teaches all subjects within the Primary National Curriculum, Key Stages 1 and 2, across all ages and abilities. Some SEN experience including ASD and ADHD. Can provide preparation for 11+ Entrance Exams. Has an enriched passion of musical theatre which is integrated into teaching where possible. I am currently teaching Year 5 and helping my current students prep for the 11+.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Primary Education, Bishop Grossesteste University (2018).

Mrs Holly W

I am a qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently teaching at Stamford Endowed Schools (Junior School). I have experience across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 in all core subjects. I co-ordinated Year 5&6 in my previous setting and teach Year 6 currently. I absolutely love my job and look forward to helping more children achieve their goals. I can offer preparation for SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Primary Education 5-11 (Canterbury Christ Church University, 2012). Can be found helping children discover a love for learning!

Mr Sohail A

Qualified and experience teacher of humanities, specialising in Geography. Can teach Geography, Sociology, Citizenship and RE. I also have vast experience in SEND needs as I am the SENDCo at a secondary school. We have above average EHCP students and over 20% of our students have a SEND need. I am also completing a course in mental health in young children and young adults.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Geography, Sociology, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
NASENCo - University of Birmingham (current) PGCE in Geography with Qualified Teacher Status (2018). BSc (Hons) Sociology, Aston University (2017).

Mr Jacob W

I am a fully qualified teacher and a friendly, compassionate tutor with enthusiasm for science and mathematics. I enjoy helping students increase their confidence, using a variety of teaching strategies. I have a unique background, having worked in several secondary schools around the West Midlands, delivering KS3 lessons up to GCSE in both mathematics and science. I have also worked closely with local primary schools, to lead booster sessions to years 5 and 6 in mathematics and increase overall engagement in the subject. In addition, I have taught SEN (Special Educational Needs) classes. Currently, I teach in a leading online independent school and have over 7 years tutoring experience. Furthermore, I am a current examiner for the OCR Exam board. Education is my passion and I take every opportunity given to enhance my skillset. I am an outstanding teacher with demonstratable success through regular internal school monitoring, OFSTED feedback, exam results and past parent/student testimonials.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, Science, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
Teaching Teachers to Teach Online (TTTOL) course, WEY Education Ltd (2021). PGCE Secondary Education, Birmingham City University (2016). BMedSc (Hons) Biomedical Neuroscience, University of Birmingham (2011).

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How are Derby schools performing?

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

Derby primary school performance:

The Derby area has 50 primary schools (one of the top being Griffe Field Primary School with 32% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ achievement is outstanding and by the end of Key Stage 2, their attainment is well above average in both English and mathematics. Children in the Early Years Foundation Stage make good progress from starting points that are usually average. Although the content of pupils’ writing is exceptionally good, their handwriting and presentation are not up to the high standard expected by the school.”

The Derby 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 8% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Derby secondary school performance:

The Derby area has 28 secondary schools (one of the top being Landau Forte College with 59% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Attainment is high across the college, including in the outstanding sixth form. Students make rapid and sustained progress from their various starting points. Students’ academic and personal achievements prepare them exceptionally well for the next stage of their education and their future lives.”

The Derby local authority has an average of 38% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 91% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Derby Ofsted ratings:

63% of Derby schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 15 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Derby

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