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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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

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).

Mrs Monica B

Qualified and experienced Science and Maths Teacher, currently teaching at Exeter College. Teaches Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Chemistry, Brunel University (2004). PhD Corrosion Science, University of Manchester (2000). MSc Marine Ecology (1993). BEng Mechanical Engineering, University of Salford (1991).

Mr Dan H

Qualified and experienced History Teacher, currently teaching at South Dartmoor College, soon to be Head of History at Ivybridge College. Teaches History from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams. Personal Subject Tutor for trainee History Teachers from the University of Exeter. RFU Level 2 Rugby Coach.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary History, University of Exeter (2015). MA Social History, University of Plymouth (2013). BA (Hons) History, University of Plymouth (2011).

Mrs Katie S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, with 13 years of teaching experience, teaching all core subjects in the Primary National Curriculum, across all ages, abilities and across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. Offers preparation for SATs and 11+ Examinations. SEN experience. Currently teaching part-time in a local primary school, previously lead teacher and Literacy Co-ordinator prior to having a baby.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE, Primary with Science Specialism, University of Exeter (2009). B.Sc. Sport Education with English Studies, University of Gloucestershire (2005)

Mr Alan R

My primary objective is to support students in an effort for them to achieve their potential. Using high levels of pastoral care, it is always possible to improve confidence in all subjects. Qualified and experienced Maths and Science teacher, lecturer and tutor. Teaches Maths, Physics, Biology and Chemistry from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE, across all major exam boards. My previous student achieved Maths 9, Physics 9, Biology 9 & Chemistry 8.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
HND Electronics, BSc Physics and MSc Technology Education (2011). Currently studying for a PhD in STEM Education.

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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