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 Asif I

Qualified and experienced teacher with over 10 years experience of teaching Business Studies, ICT and RE teacher, currently teaching at Moseley Secondary School & Sixth Form. I teach Business studies from GCSE through to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Also teach ICT and RE from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE. Before entering teaching I worked for over 10 years for the Virgin Group in a a variety of roles such as, lean management practitioner, training and development officer, recruitment and as jeopardy management officer.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Business, Computer Science, IT Skills, Religious Studies
Qualifications:
PGCE Post Compulsory Education and Training, Birmingham City University (2011). MSc Business Studies, Aston University (2005). BSc (Hons) Computer Studies, Wolverhampton University (2003).

Mr Martyn C

Qualified and experienced Maths and Science Teacher, with Head of Department experience; now a full time tutor. Teaches Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Combined Science from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE. Offers support for 13+ and Common Entrance Preparations. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Science, University of Leicester (1978). BSc (Hons) Physics and Biology, University of Leicester (1977).

Mr Tom L

My name is Tom and I am a friendly, patient teacher with over 15 years of experience in the classroom. I currently work in an OFSTED rated good primary school. I am effective at getting the very best out of children regardless of their ability. I believe that I am the right tutor for your child because I am familiar with the academic needs of children having worked in every year group. I know what needs to be taught in preparation for the year ahead. I am skilled at making learning practical, engaging and accessible for all children. Under my guidance, children flourish because they trust me to help them understand when they are struggling and I do so in a supportive and encouraging manner that builds their confidence. I have the ability to cater for children with a range of learning styles.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Chinese, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, University of Bedfordshire (2011). BA (Hons) Theatre and Performance, Plymouth University (2003). Trinity Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languges (2004)

Miss Amy L

Qualified Science Teacher with 8 years of experience. Currently Head of Biology at Toot Hill School. Teaches all 3 sciences at Key Stage 3, Biology and Chemistry at GCSE and A Level Biology. Has a wealth of resources to be shared with students, including exam style questions/papers. Can support preparations for end of year exams, GCSEs, A-levels, re-sits and School Entrance exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGDipEd with QTS, Biology and Science, University of Birmingham (2014). BSc (Hons) Animal Science, University of Nottingham (2012).

Mrs Karen N

Qualified and experienced French and Spanish Teacher who also provides interpretation, translation and tuition services for public sector, commercial and private clients. Teaches French and Spanish from beginners through to GCSE and A Level across all the major exam boards. National Register of Public Service Interpreters. Member of the Institute of Linguists (MCIL).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish
Qualifications:
PTLLS City & Guilds Level 4, Cannock Chase Technical College (2009). BA (Hons) Business Studies and Finance, Wolverhampton Business School (1991).

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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: