A Somerset-based Science teacher to your home or online

Our Science Tutors in Somerset 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 Somerset

Mrs Charlie E

Qualified and experienced Physics and Maths Teacher, currently teaching at Bruton School for Girls. Teaches Physics and Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and Physics to A Level across all the major exam Boards. As a current teacher, knows the newest specifications in great detail; has a real passion for teaching and aims to give students as much confidence as possible in the subject. With a relaxed style, will tailor any sessions towards the individual needs of the student, helping students understand the details of the concepts.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Physics with Maths, Bath Spa University (2015). MEng Aerospace Engineering, Southampton University (2006).

Mrs Tammy G

I have been providing tuition in KS3 to GCSE English and KS2 11+ independent school exams for children with a wide variety of abilities and interests. I am also an AQA examiner of GCSE English Language with three years of marking experience and an excellent understanding of the Language and Literature exams. Students who struggle with English benefit from my teaching approach because we find strategies that work for them, and I have a good understanding of strategies that work for dyslexia, including phonics-based instruction. Moreover, all of my 11+ students to date have received places at Bristol Grammar, Redmaids' High, Clifton High, QEH and other independent schools in Bristol. I offer a free introductory session, which includes a thorough overview of my approach and an opportunity for us to get to know each other.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, SATs, 11+, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status (2015); U.S. Teaching Licence (2008); PhD student, Anthropology, University of Bristol (2018-present); MA English with distinction, National University, California, USA (2012); MA Teaching, Maharishi International University, Iowa USA (2008); BA English, Maryville University, Missouri, USA (2007).

Mrs Rachel P

Qualified and experienced Science teacher, currently teaching at Bruton School for Girls. Teaches Chemistry, Biology and Physics from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; Chemistry and Biology through to A level; across all major Exam Boards. Provides support for resits; also preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Examinations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Chemistry, Brunel University (2003). BSc (Hons) Biochemistry, Imperial College, London (1988).

Mr Curtis S

Qualified Secondary Science Teacher, Chemistry specialist with 3 years teaching experience, both online through the pandemic and in person. Currently working as a full time Science Teacher in a South Bristol Secondary Academy. Worked in a wide range of Bristol and wider area schools previously as a Supply teacher for Science in a mix of long term and daily roles. Professional, patient and encouraging tutor, Taught mostly KS3 & 4 Chemistry and Biology as well as some KS5 Chemistry and KS2 experience as well. I've taught both AQA and Edexcel combined Science, Trilogy and separate sciences. Experience working 1:1 with SEN students including ASD.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science with Chemistry, Bath Spa University (2020). MChem, Chemistry, University of Southampton (2017).

Mr Geoffrey C

Qualified and experienced Science and Maths Teacher, teaching Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; also Biology, Geography, Geology and Psychology through to A-Level; across all major Exam Boards. I can provide support for School Entrance Examinations and GCSE, IGCSE resits. I am able to deliver tuition both at GCSE and A level on all my listed subjects with a subject scheme overview on all, plus various other features designed to foster independent learning and proven academic success. I have extensive experience with home-schooled students and I previously worked in a school of Autism teaching both Maths and Science. Before the holidays, I was informed by a client that he had been graded at level 8 for GCSE mathematics at Higher Level after 3 years of home-school tuition. This student had been graded as Foundation Level prior to home-schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Psychology, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, 13+
Qualifications:
BSc (Hons) Psychology, Open University (2005). MA in Education, Open University (1998). PGCE Secondary Science, Open University (1996). BA (Hons) Biology and Earth Science, Open University (1992).

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How are Somerset schools performing?

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

Somerset primary school performance:

The Somerset area has 294 primary schools (one of the top being Preston CofE Primary School with 35% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ achievement is outstanding. Overall attainment, especially in mathematics and writing, has risen substantially since the previous inspection and is above average by the end of Year 6.”

The Somerset 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Somerset secondary school performance:

The Somerset area has 88 secondary schools (one of the top being Brymore Academy with 12% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is consistently good across the range of practical and academic subjects. Teachers know the students well, ensuring that their planning includes the right level of challenge for all groups.”

The Somerset local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Somerset Ofsted ratings:

72% of Somerset schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 41 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website