A Dorset-based Science teacher to your home or online

Our Science Tutors in Dorset 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.

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 Science teachers in Dorset

Mrs Claire C

A qualified and experienced Chemistry and Science Teacher, currently teaching at King Edward VI School Southampton. I have taught Secondary Science and A Level Chemistry since 2004 and have worked in the state and independent sector as well as a Sixth Form College (Brockenhurst) and International School (Dubai). I teach Chemistry and Biology up to A Level/IB and also Physics and Science up to GCSE and IGCSE. I also have a keen interest in CPD and Teacher Training - I worked for a year as a CPD developer for Science Learning Centre South East and love to keep up to date with current educational research. In my current school I was Coordinator for the Very Able for four years and am now the Extended Project Coordinator. I have worked for OCR as an examiner and resource developer for A Level Chemistry and have been tutoring part time since 2003.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Chemistry and Science, University of Oxford (2006). MPhil Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Leicester (2005). BSc (Hons) Biochemistry and Chemistry, University of Southampton (2004).

Miss Amy S

I am a qualified Science teacher and I specialise in Biology. I have a strong academic background in Science. I achieved a first grading in BSc Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Surrey and have had clinical experience working as a dietitian in the NHS prior to my teaching career. I have privately tutored a wide range of subjects for 8 years, working as a full-time tutor for the last 5 years. I enjoy helping pupils reach their potential and achieve academic success. I have trained as an academic/careers mentor therefore I offer support and guidance with career choices, university applications and CV writing. I enjoy working with students to help them achieve their potential and tailor my lessons to suit the learning style of each student.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Nottingham (2016). BSc (Hons) Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Surrey (2015).

Mr Robert D

Qualified and experienced Chemistry and Science Teacher, including as Head of Department, currently working full time as a tutor. Teaches Science from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and Chemistry to A Level across all the major exam boards. SEN Experience. Pearson (Edexcel) GCSE and A Level Chemistry Examiner.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE, Secondary Sciences, University of Southampton (1980). Grad RSC Pt 2, Chemistry, University of Portsmouth (1979).

Mr Joseph M

Hi, I'm Joe. I have 28 years of experience teaching science and maths to students from 11-18 years old. I have been an examiner for 15 years and have worked as a private tutor for over 14 years. I use Zoom video conferencing as part of my teaching and have now built this into my private work. I build good relationships with students and help guide them through all aspects of their studies; subject material, revision techniques as well as all-important exam techniques. I have degrees in General Science and Physics, with Astrophysics from the Open University and Exeter University. I am an Advanced Skills teacher helping all my students achieve their potential from those with learning difficulties through to Oxbridge candidates. I am able to break ideas down in a no-nonsense way and guide students through, not only the study of science but the preparation and examination of the subject. I have a friendly and supportive manner that aids students to feel more confident about their studies.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Physics
Qualifications:
Advanced Skills Teacher. BA (Hons) Science, Open University. BSc (Hons) Physics Education, Exeter.

Mr Gary S

I am a fully qualified, recently retired experienced Biology, Chemistry and Physics Teacher. I have 22 years experience of teaching all abilities at a leading independent school. I am capable of teaching Biology to A Level and all of the science subjects from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE or IGCSE level.. I can also provide tuition for GCSE Maths. My daughter had to be home schooled, so I understand the pressure that families face when children cannot attend school. I really enjoy working with students to motivate and help them through difficult issues in their lives. I have had great success working with GCSE and A level pupils.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, University of the West of England (1998). BEng Biochemical Engineering University College London (1989). A levels - Grade A in Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics.

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How are Dorset schools performing?

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

Dorset primary school performance:

The Dorset area has 173 primary schools (one of the top being St Ives Primary & Nursery School with 19% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“St Ives is an outstanding school in all aspects of its work. This is the result of excellent leadership and management and the high quality provision, which ensure that pupils do especially well in both their academic and personal development.”

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

 

Dorset secondary school performance:

The Dorset area has 65 secondary schools (one of the top being Ferndown Upper School with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The quality of teaching, learning and assessment has improved considerably since the previous inspection. Improvements in teaching across a wide range of subjects are securing higher achievement and helping pupils to learn well.”

The Dorset local authority has an average of 41% 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%).

Dorset Ofsted ratings:

61% of Dorset schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 30 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website