A Devon-based Primary teacher to your home or online

Our Primary Tutors in Devon are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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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 Primary teachers in Devon

Miss Esther W

I am a fully qualified primary teacher with 23 years experience of teaching across both KS1 and KS2. I have excellent knowledge and understanding of the Primary National Curriculum and National Testing in both Key Stages. I have a wealth of experience, working with children facing a wide range of SEN challenges and I fully believe in a child/individual-centred approach to learning.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. BA (Hons) Music, WInchester University (1999).

Miss Hannah N

I am a qualified and experienced Primary School Teacher, currently teaching at Broadhempston Primary School but moving to tutoring exclusively from Easter. I have taught across the Primary Curriculum, including KS1 and KS2. Throughout my career, I have led subjects in English, Music, PSHE and Art, as well as being the Mental Health Champion for our school. I play the flute, piano and sing.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status, Devon Primary SCITT (2015). BA (Hons) English Literature & Media Studies, University of Falmouth (2013).

Miss Alison L

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, with 17 years of teaching experience across the primary range in both inner-city and rural settings, I love working with children and have also been a private tutor for many years offering preparation for SATs and 11+ Examinations. All of my 11+ tutees have passed the test and I am happy to provide references if required. I also tutor children who need extra support with phonics, reading, maths or dyslexia. In addition, have SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
Graduate Teacher Programme, Primary Education, St. Martin's College (2004). BA (Hons) Media and Business Studies, The University of Manchester (1997).

Miss Paige G

I am 22 years old and have completed a degree in Education Studies at the University of Plymouth. I have at present just completed my PGCE in Primary Education, also at the University of Plymouth. I am an extremely hard-working individual who thrives to ensure they give 110% at every job I am asked to do. I am a good team worker and also work well individually to get on with the task at hand. I am a creative, compassionate and enthusiastic teacher. I have relevant experience in all age groups within schools and would love to keep building on this experience to create a safe and stimulating environment for all children within schools. Due to having gained a level of understanding across all key stages, I am able to prepare and teach age related lessons that will allow children to develop and grow their learning and understanding within core and broader curriculum subjects.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, University of Plymouth (2020). BA (Hons) Education Studies 2:1 University of Plymouth (2019).

Miss Lara B

I am a qualified and experienced Primary Teacher with 7 years of experience. I have taught across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. I offer support in maths, English, phonics and SATs preparation. I have experience working with children with SEN. I have been a year 1 teacher for the last few years but I’ve also taught year 6 and year 4.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, School Entrance Exams, SATs, 11+
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) Primary Education, St Mark and St John University (2014).

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How are Devon schools performing?

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

Devon primary school performance:

The Devon area has 388 primary schools (one of the top being Thurlestone All Saints Church of England Academy with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school has rightly recognised that higher ability pupils have not always been stretched fully with their work. They have ensured all higher ability pupils receive additional challenge in lessons.”

The Devon 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%).

 

Devon secondary school performance:

The Devon area has 101 secondary schools (one of the top being Colyton Grammar School with 100% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Excellent and often inspiring teaching ensures that students make exceptional progress. A strong work ethic pervades.”

The Devon 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%).

Devon Ofsted ratings:

73% of Devon schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 53 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website