A Northumberland-based Science teacher to your home or online

Our Science Tutors in Northumberland 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 Science teachers in Northumberland

Mr Felix C

Qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Maths and Spanish, with over 20 years of experience teaching in both state-funded and Independent Schools. Teaches Maths and Spanish from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all the major Exam Boards; teaches Further Maths at A level, including all modules Pure, Statistics, Mechanics, Decision. His experience also includes teaching Functional Skills Maths. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. Provides support for GCSE resits and numeracy skills for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Maths, Science, Spanish, IT Skills, English Language, English Literature, Further Maths
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS Modern Foreign Languages, University of Manchester (2015). BA Translation Studies, University of Antioquia (1999).

Dr Jane B

I am a qualified and experienced Biology teacher, currently Head of Faculty at Stockton Sixth Form College. I have extensive teaching and research experience of both A level and degree level Biology across all the exam boards. I have worked at the Institute of Genetic Medicine in Newcastle upon Tyne where I took part in the Human genome sequencing project. I am a STEM ambassador and also manage the UCAS application process for the college. I have developed a STEM high flyer programme, where I support students applying for medicine, dentistry & veterinay science with entrance exams, interviews and applications.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE in secondary Science with QTS, The Open University (2004). PhD Human Genetics, University of Newcastle (2003). BSc Biochemistry, University of Manchester (1986).

Mr Steve I

After leaving a career in the Water industry I trained at Durham University as a Science teacher. I am happy to teach Science to KS3 and KS4. I have nearly 20 years teaching experience across all abilities and have learnt that each student has individual learning strengths. It is my role to find the most effective teaching strategies that benefit the individual. Above all, I want students to feel relaxed and unaffraid to try new approaches. I consider a mistake as an opportunity to develop and learn. Ultimately I want to build confidence and understanding by providing a context in which new information can be added to a strong foundation.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science Durham University (2003). BSc(Hons) Ecology, York University (1990).

Ms Saloomeh J

Qualified and experienced Science and Maths teacher and lecturer, with over seven years' experience in academies and colleges, both mainstream and SEN. Currently teaching GCSE Maths and Science to post 16 learners at a local SEN school. Also experienced in teaching functional skills to adults, those with English as their second language, and international learners with additional needs. Teaches Maths and Science from Key Stage 3 to GCSE/IGCSE, and A level Maths.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, Science, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
TSST Maths Mastery, Plymouth University (2017); PGCE, Sunderland University (2015); FdSc Lab Tech, Leeds Metropolitan University, 2011); IELTS (English as a second language), Newcastle College (2008); BSc (equivalent) Agriculture Engineering, Azad University (1996).

Mr Dominic B

I am passionate about teaching Science to students of all ages. I am fully qualified and a highly experienced (28 years) teacher of Science (Physics Specialism). I currently teach Science at Emmanuel College (Outstanding x 4) in Gateshead. I teach Chemistry, Biology and Physics to Key Stage 3 and Physics to GCSE and A Level. I currently teach GCSE Physics and A Level Physics with AQA Exam Board. Previously I have taught Physics with Cambridge IGCSE and IGCE Exam Board internationally as well as Physics with OCR and Edexcel in the UK. My education roles have included; Head of Physics, Head of Science, Deputy Head and Pastoral Lead. I am an AQA Examiner for GCSE Physics. I have taught in comprehensive and grammar schools (NI) in the UK and in independent boarding schools Internationally. y passion is Astronomy and I have recently completed an Astronomy and Space Science course with the University of Arizona.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
MA Leadership and Management of Schools and Colleges, University of Bath (2017). Leadership Pathways - National College of School Leadership (2008). PGCE Secondary Science, Northumbria University (1992). BSc (Hons) Physics, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1991).

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How are Northumberland schools performing?

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

Northumberland primary school performance:

The Northumberland area has 178 primary schools (one of the top being Allendale Primary School with 39% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching across the school is good and some is outstanding. Teachers have high expectations of what pupils can achieve and pupils work hard to rise to the challenge.”

The Northumberland local authority has an average of 66% 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 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Northumberland secondary school performance:

The Northumberland area has 52 secondary schools (one of the top being The King Edward VI Academy with 60% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The sixth form is outstanding. Outstanding leadership of this highly inclusive sixth form underpins a broad curriculum and the exceptional performance of students. Results at A-level are significantly above national averages.”

The Northumberland local authority has an average of 43% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 93% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Northumberland Ofsted ratings:

80% of Northumberland schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 30 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website