A Derbyshire-based Science teacher to your home or online

Our Science Tutors in Derbyshire 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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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.

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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 Science teachers in Derbyshire

Miss Amy L

Qualified and experienced Science Teacher, currently teaching at The Priory School. Teaches all 3 sciences at Key Stage 3 and GCSE and teaches Biology to A Level across all the major exam boards. 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).

Dr Paul C

Qualified and experienced Chemistry teacher. Head of Department for over 25 years. Experienced GCSE and A Level examiner. Offers Chemistry to A level and other Sciences to GCSE and IGCSE. Longstanding and well-regarded tutor.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PhD Chemistry (1988). PGCE Chemistry (1988). BSc (Hons) Applied Chemistry (1984).

Miss Penny P

Qualified and experienced tutor of Science Maths and 11+ with 12 years' experience, including as Deputy Headteacher, Safeguarding Lead, Head of Faculty for STEM, and Gifted and Talented ambassador. Managed SEND provision including 1:1 work with children with ASD, SpLD and a range of emotional and mental heath difficulties. Teaches Maths Key Stage 2, 3 and GCSE; Biology from Key Stage 3, to GCSE/IGCSE and Chemistry/Physics to A-level (all major exam boards). Also offers support for SATs and 11+ with expert guidance on all areas.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Common Entrance, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
MA Natural Sciences, Cambridge University (2009); PGCE Secondary Science, University of Hull (2007); BA Natural Sciences, Cambridge University (2005).

Mrs Angela H

Qualified and experienced Secondary Science Teacher and Senior Examiner. I have 10 years experience in secondary school teaching general science at KS3 and Biology, Chemistry and Physics to GCSE. I have over 25 years experience working with different exam boards. I’m a senior examiner with AQA for GCSE Combined Science - Trilogy and Synergy, an examiner with CIE for IGCSE Physics and also write IGCSE Biology questions for them. I have been tutoring for the past couple of years and can offer Combined Science, Biology, Physics and Chemistry up to GCSE for all major exam boards, Maths at KS3, preparation for GCSE examinations and exam technique.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, University of Loughborough (1990). BSc Biological Sciences, University of Wolverhampton 1989.

Dr Sunita S

Qualified and experienced Biology and Science Teacher, currently teaching at The Kimberley School. Teaches Science, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE and Biology to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Biology and Science, University of Nottingham (2014). PhD Pharmacology, University of Sheffield (1999). MSc Pharmacology, King's College London (1991). BSc BioChemistry, Royal Holloway, University of London (1990).

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How are Derbyshire schools performing?

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

Derbyshire primary school performance:

The Derbyshire area has 427 primary schools (one of the top being Carsington and Hopton Primary School with 17% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Good quality teaching encourages pupils’ enthusiasm for learning and their accelerating progress. Good relationships between staff and pupils and vibrant displays all over the school promote a very positive environment for learning.”

The Derbyshire 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 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Derbyshire secondary school performance:

The Derbyshire area has 88 secondary schools (one of the top being Parkside Community School with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers generally understand what pupils are able to do and use this knowledge to plan activities which meet their needs. This means that pupils are effectively supported and appropriately challenged.”

The Derbyshire local authority has an average of 44% 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%).

Derbyshire Ofsted ratings:

71% of Derbyshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 45 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website