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

All of our private tutors in Newton Abbot 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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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 Newton Abbot

Mrs Wendy F

I am a very well-qualified specialist German teacher with over 30 years' teaching experience in schools and colleges of further education . I am currently specialising in teaching GCSE German online - with a great deal of success as several of my previous students have achieved top grades in their GCSE exams. I have also helped students who are struggling with German to improve their predicted grades by at least two bands. I prepare students for AQA, Edexcel and IGCSE exams and also work part-time as an IGCSE German tutor with a well-known home-schooling organisation.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, German, A level, GCSE, Homeschool, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4
Qualifications:
MEd Applied Linguistics (2015) University of Southern Queensland, Australia PGCE (1983) Warwick University BA (Hons) German and Sociology (1980) University of Salford

Mr Idris Y

I am a qualified and experienced teacher with five years university teaching experience and two years college teaching experience. I am currently teaching, part-time, at the University of Exeter's English and Film Department. I am a Cambridge International Assessment Specialist. I taught in primary school and high school. I am currently a doctoral researcher.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
LTHE, University of Exeter (2019), MA in English (Literature) (2015), B A (Ed) English (2008).

Mrs Celine A

I am a friendly and enthusiastic tutor who enjoys teaching children and adults for a variety of levels and languages: French, Spanish and English as a Foreign Language. Highly experienced and qualified, I have worked as a language teacher for over 10 years now and I am experienced in teaching group classes as well as individual lessons, in person and online. I am currently preparing students for AQA and Edexcel GCSE exams and I am also teaching part-time at Hele's Language School in Plymouth.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish, EFL or ESL
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, University of St Mark and St John, Plymouth (2021). MA Teaching English as a Foreign Language, University of Wales. Swansea, Wales (2011). BA English Literature, History and Linguistics, Faculté des lettres. Besançon, France (2007).

Miss Francesca T

I am a qualified teacher of performing arts within education with eleven years of experience in both state and international secondary schools in the UK and Asia. I am skilled in curriculum design and delivery for GCSE, BTEC, A-Level and IB dance courses, as well as drama and music education at KS3 and 4, including GCSE and BTEC. I also have four years of experience in teaching Maths and English from KS1 - 4 as part of my regular supply teaching work at both primary and secondary levels.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths
Qualifications:
Post Graduate Certificate, Secondary Dance Education, University of Exeter. BA (Hons) Dance Studies, Middlesex University. RAD, ISTD and ABRSM qualifications in dance and music, including music theory.

Miss Jennifer L

Qualified teacher offering tuition from KS2 to GCSE level, including Special Educational Needs (SpLD/SLCN/ASD/SEMH). Originally trained in Primary/Secondary Modern Foreign Languages. Progressed career by gaining varied experience. Now specialises in Literacy Skills, English and Learning Support. Currently employed by educational intervention service; freelance tutor since 2018. Previously taught in mainstream state and independent schools for eight years; former GCSE examiner.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, English, Maths, French, German, EFL or ESL, Study Skills, 11+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, SATs, Homeschool
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: Autism and Anxiety, Autism Education Trust (2022). Good Autism Practice, Autism Education Trust (2022). 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).

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How are Newton Abbot schools performing?

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

Newton Abbot primary school performance:

The Newton Abbot area has 18 primary schools (one of the top being Abbotskerswell Primary School with 23% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Standards have risen substantially since the previous inspection. Pupils’ attainment by the end of Key Stages 1 and 2 is above average, and well above average in English and mathematics.”

The Newton Abbot 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Newton Abbot secondary school performance:

The Newton Abbot area has 7 secondary schools (one of the top being Teign School with 47% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Outcomes have been significantly below average for the past three years for pupils doing the examinations at the end of key stage 4. Improvement has not been enough since the results in 2017.”

The Newton Abbot local authority has an average of 42% 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%).

Newton Abbot Ofsted ratings:

63% of Newton Abbot schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 1 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website