Tutors in Wakefield

Wakefield tutors available near me. Qualified teachers providing Primary, SEN, GCSE and A-Level Tuition.

Mrs Katie M
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

Qualified and experienced Curriculum Lead (head of science) at Trinity Academy Grammar. Teaches Science, Biology, Chemistry and Physics from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE; teaches Biology to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, Sheffield Hallam University (2016). BSc (Hons) Biology, University of Hull (2015).
Mrs Nikki G
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I believe that everyone has the potential to achieve we just need the right support. I am a qualified and experienced Business Studies, Maths, English and Computing teacher. I Have taught Business Studies to GCSE and A Level; Maths, English and Computing from Key Stage 2, up to GCSE across all the major exam boards. I also offer tuition for 11+ and school entrance exams. Can support home schooling. My approach is to assess the needs of each student and create a personalised learning plan to help embed the skills knowledge and understanding needed to achieve. I use a range of teaching styles to help engage students and build their confidence. Once we are confident that the knowledge is embedded we focus on exam techniques. Having worked in industry before training to be a teacher, I bring a range of skills and experience to my tutoring sessions. I aim to show how the theory we are learning is linked to real life situations to help students build a better understanding of the subject.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Business with enhanced citizenship, Huddersfield University (2006). BA (Hons) Performance Management, Leeds University (2001).
Ms Aroosa U
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I am a qualified A-Level Law teacher, having taught in a college for five years. I have also been a supply teacher for the last year, mainly teaching English, Religious Education, PSHE, Geography and History at KS3 level. I am committed to providing the best education and tutoring for your child.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Religious Education. Law degree (Bachelor and Masters).

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Mrs Hayley D
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I have been a secondary school maths teacher for over 6 years now, and throughout my time teaching, I have tutored a lot of students; some working towards their GCSEs and some who just needed a confidence boost with their mathematics. I have taught a wide variety of ability levels and students aiming towards particular grades and received positive feedback from all the families I have tutored.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Mathematics, Nottingham University (2015). BSc (Hons) Mathematics, Nottingham University (2014).
Ms Anna T
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

Hi! I am an experienced MFL teacher with over 18 years of experience. I have taught French and Spanish from primary (KS2) up to A-Level for many years. I taught for two years in an international school in Malaysia where I was Head of Spanish and we taught the Cambridge IGCSE curriculum. I am proficient in teaching both GCSE and A-Level AQA specification and inclusion and SEN are always high on my agenda. I strongly advocate languages for all, and that language learning can really broaden horizons and open doors to various opportunities and understanding different cultures. I have taught English in both Spain and Italy and I would equally be happy to support a student to improve their English as a Foreign Language. I look forward to hearing from you!
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Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, Cardiff UWIC. BA (Hons) French and Italian.
Miss Hannah H
£34.50 to £34.50 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

Qualified, experienced primary teacher with a passion for letting children explore. My motto throughout my teaching career has always been that relationships come first, learning second; children who feel safe, respected and listened to will always learn more. I have taught through the COVID-19 pandemic, so I have experience with remote, in-person and hybrid teaching. Previously, I was a science and computing lead. Currently working for a Local Authority as a SEND Casework Officer. I have experience in SATs prep. My passions sit with SEND, and this is why I'm no longer in the mainstream classroom teaching. I have experience tutoring with a tutoring firm and enjoy helping children succeed.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, York St John University (2020). BSc (Hons) Psychology, York St John University (2019).
Mrs Rachel P
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

Ive been a primary school teacher for 20 years, teaching across the age range mainly working with Y2, 3 and 4. I love maths and I love getting children to enjoy it too. I am a strong believer in everyone having the ability to do it if theyre given the right tools. This is something I have tried to pass on to staff and children in my current school where I have been the maths lead for about 13 years. Even though maths is my specialism, Im able to teach all subjects across the primary age range. I can work with your child on: KS1 and 2 SATs Y4 multiplication check Y1/2 phonics screening General support with primary English and maths. I cant wait to work with you and your child!
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Qualifications:
PGCE (Primary), Liverpool Hope University College (2004). BSc (Hons) Pure Mathematics, University of Liverpool (2002).
Mr Subhat A
£45.00 to £50.00 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

Qualified and experienced Economics, Business and Maths Teacher, currently Head of Business, Finance and Economics at Roundhay School. Teaches Economics, Business and Finance from GCSE and IGCSE through to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Currently Teaching the OCR, AQA and Edexcel exam boards. Also teaches Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Economics, Business and Mathematics, University of Manchester (1998). MA Economics, De Montfort University (1997). BA (Hons) Economics, De Montfort University (1996).

Reviews for tutors in Wakefield


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Anna is a reliable, enthusiastic and understanding teacher. She pitches the level perfectly and is always very organised. I would strongly recommend her!

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Laura
Anna is superb! She comes with our highest recommendation.

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Ellie
Anna is efficient, friendly and a very talented linguist. She has excellent knowledge of how to tackle the exams effectively but supports and encourages at the same time. Thank you!

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Mrs B
Wakefield
Mrs Parry, We feel so lucky that O has had you as his teacher for the first two years at school. Thank you for fostering his love of learning and helping him reach his potential. Thank you for getting to know O and for caring and supporting him.

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Benjamin (age 6)
Wakefield
You are a great teacher at literacy and everything else. Thank you for all the help you gave me. (Quoted from a thank you card, beautifully written independently.)

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Mrs H
Wakefield
Aaisha was a great teacher because she made learning interactive and engaging.
Dr Mark P
£32.00 to £40.00 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

Hello, I am Dr Mark Pexton. I am an experienced A-level physics, BTEC applied science and GCSE science teacher. I am also experienced in teaching A-level and GCSE mathematics. I am a former post-doctoral research fellow at Durham University. More recently, I have worked in schools, colleges and universities. I have experience with SEN students. I offer a supportive, friendly, growth mindset learning environment bespoke to each student to boost their confidence and skills. I have a DBS and a PGCE and an excellent track record of student exam results.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Science Education. PhD Physics. MPhys Physics and Astrophysics.
Mrs Ruth P
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I am an enthusiastic and versatile Early Years Teacher with over 15 years of experience in a state primary school. I am a patient teacher who enjoys getting to know children and working out what makes them curious and motivated to learn. I have particular strength in teaching communication and language through stories, rhymes and songs, leading music and story sessions for parents and toddlers. I have successfully taught phonics and reading skills through games, rhymes, and systematic phonic schemes, receiving excellent pass rates in Year One. I am also experienced in supporting early maths skills and understanding the world through discussion, questioning and hands-on experiences. Young children need creative and caring teachers to build their skills and confidence so they are ready to rise to the challenges of their learning journey.
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Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. Neuroscience in the Early Years, NCFE Cache, Level 2, (2023). Understanding Autism, NCFE Cache, Level 2 (2019). PGCE Early Years, Sheffield Hallam University (2007). Certificate in Early Years Practice, Open University (2006). MA General Arts, Edinburgh University (1985).
Mrs Maria G
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

Qualified and experienced Teacher of English and Head of Year with over 15 years' experience in a number of different settings. Currently teaches KS3 and KS4 English Literature and Language AQA board at Calder High School, regularly achieving the highest GCSE results for English (Grade 4-9) at the school for a number of years. Strong experience of working with students of all abilities and specialising in working with students to increase their confidence and self-belief to achieve higher grades something I have been successful at for many years. I have in the past worked with students that have been excluded from mainstream education and those with Special Educational Needs. Relationships are key to success, a student needs to believe they can achieve and pass their GCSEs and this is one of my strengths. I am the SEN specialist in the English department and I have a clear understanding of each individual students needs. I teach many students with dyslexia to help them overcome barriers to learning.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Further Education English, Huddersfield University (2008); BA (Hons) English, Leeds University (2004).
Miss Aaisha N
£34.50 to £36.00 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I am a qualified primary school teacher, currently working as a supply teacher. I teach across the primary curriculum, including EYFS, KS1 and KS2. I have experience working with SEN children and providing them with personalised and tailored learning. I offer services that prepare children for SATS, 11+, and phonics screening check. I believe when tutoring, it is fundamental to build a strong positive relationship with my students and help them reach their optimal level of success. I adapt each of my tutoring lessons according to the needs of each student by building their confidence through scaffolding, encouragement, challenges, and ultimately fostering independence so they can be their best. I am devoted to championing every child and working hard to ensure each child is successful in their learning. I enjoy tutoring because every child is unique, and that makes tutoring pleasurable.
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Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. BA (Hons) Primary Education and Early Years, University of Huddersfield (2023).
Ms Rachel T
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I am a qualified and experienced teacher of English Literature and Language at KS3 and KS4. I currently teach in a grammar school, where I am Key Stage 4 Co-Ordinator. I love to draw out the bigger meanings of the texts to enthuse students, put their learning in real world contexts and understand the relevance of what they are learning. I believe in empowering students to trust their own responses to texts and grow in self confidence. I clearly and memorably teach different exam technique according to the levels of my students.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English, Leeds Trinity University (2017). Postgraduate Diploma in Post Compulsory Education and Training, Bradford College (2010). BA (Hons) Oriental Studies, Cambridge University (2001).
Miss Hollie B
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I am an experienced primary school teacher, qualified to teach all subjects. I have been teaching for 6 years in years ranging from 1 to 4. I have extensive experience in working with children with a range of abilities and can meet the learning needs of any child.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Primary, University of Huddersfield.
Mrs Carly O
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I am a highly experienced, enthusiastic teacher specialising in the primary school curriculum. I support children aged 4 - 11 with their confidence, independence and understanding so they can achieve their learning goals. I take a very child-centred approach to my 1:1 sessions, ensuring they are tailored to meet your child's needs. By celebrating your child's successes (no matter how small!), we will build your child's confidence and create a love of learning. I have a proven track record of helping children make accelerated progress. I have eight years of experience across both Key Stage 1 and 2, including supporting SEN children. As a former phonics leader, I am highly experienced in teaching phonics, reading and spelling and I am fully trained in the Read, Write Inc and Fresh Start reading programmes.
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Qualifications:
Phonics and Key Stage One Lead (2022). Qualified Teacher Status (2015). PGCE Primary Education, Northumbria University (2014). BA (Hons) Criminology and Sociology, Sheffield Hallam University (2009).
Mr Luqman Q
£35.00 to £40.00 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I am a qualified, enthusiastic, and experienced teacher of maths, currently teaching Maths at Trinity Academy Bradford. I have experience teaching KS3 through to GCSE, across all major exam boards. I have evidence of students making excellent progress in my classroom. I do this through my modelling of examples and breaking down learning to show clear steps and make learning easy to understand. I give students time to practice the skills as practice makes permanent and learning is embedded in long term memory through fluency and practicing the mathematics skill. Learning will be differentiate to meet the needs of each individual. If you have any queries regarding tuition, feel free to drop me a message! Course covered (Edexcel, AQA, OCR) GCSE Mathematics and IGCSE Math's Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 Primary Mathematics
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Qualifications:
QTS, Bradford College (2021). BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance, University of Bradford (2020).
Mr Ricardo M
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Languages, currently teaching Spanish at University of Leeds. For levels: Beginners ab-initio, Intermediate GCSE and Advanced A level with a vast experience of 25 years. OCR Examiner. Native Spanish speaker; fluent in English and Spanish and knowledge of other languages.
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Qualifications:
Post-Graduate Education studies, University of Leeds, UK (2008). PGCE Modern Languages Spanish, Universidad Autnoma de Bellaterra. Barcelona. Spain. (1987). BA (Hons) Psychology, University of Barcelona, Spain (1986).
Mrs Caroline T
£30 to £36 ph

Tutor in Wakefield

I am a fully qualified and experienced teacher of languages and have experience of working in a school and tutoring for two online schools. I have worked at a local high school in Wakefield which was once a Specialist Language College. I teach French, Spanish, German, Italian and Japanese from children to adults and have experience of teaching all languages from Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE, A-level, IB, Pre-U and Proficiency languages. I very much enjoy teaching languages and it is wonderful to see how well people progress. I have experience with all boards at all levels. I am originally from Bedale in North Yorkshire and attended local schools and attended University in Hull for my French degree and York for my PGCE. I also lived in France, in the Dordogne where I was an English Language Assistant. I very much enjoy languages and am so keen on different cultures as well as the language itself.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, Univerisity of York (2004). BA (Hons) Languages, University of Hull (2002).

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Teachers To Your Home specialises in connecting you to local Wakefield-based teachers. We provide tutoring for all subjects and ages, but have the most experience and teachers in the following subject areas:

How are Wakefield schools performing?

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

Wakefield primary school performance:

The Wakefield area has 42 primary schools (one of the top being Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teachers in upper key stage 2 have high expectations and work hard to ensure that gaps in pupils’ learning in English and mathematics are addressed. This means the high achievement seen in 2015 has been at least sustained, if not improved upon.”

The Wakefield 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%).

 

Wakefield secondary school performance:

The Wakefield area has 13 secondary schools (one of the top being Outwood Grange Academy with 64% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Students’ achievement is outstanding. When students enter the academy, their standards of attainment are above average. All groups of students make progress at a better than expected rate and attain very high standards by the end of Key Stage 4. ”

The Wakefield local authority has an average of 45% 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%).

Wakefield Ofsted ratings:

70% of Wakefield schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 8 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Tuition with a qualified teacher at your home in Wakefield costs £46ph. Online tuition with a qualified teacher costs from £40ph. Create your own small tuition group in Wakefield and tuition costs from £17.50 ph.

Because we only ever work with qualified and experienced teachers in Wakefield, you will always get a highly experienced teacher who is safe, reliable and up to speed with the current curriculum and exam requirements. There is no excellent learning without excellent teaching, and our teachers are expected to teach in a way that inspires and motivates. We have over 20,000 talented teachers providing tuition, chosen for their broad range of experience, professionalism, academic specialisms, passion, and dedication to their students. We only ever offer qualified teachers as tutors, as we believe professional teachers provide the highest quality of tuition.

Location
Home Tuition: Involves a teacher coming to your home in Wakefield to provide one-on-one instruction. This offers convenience as you don't need to travel. Online Tuition: This can take place anywhere with an internet connection. Small Group Tuition: Typically with between 2 to 4 children, and often occurs in a physical location such as your home, though it can also be online.

Individual Attention
Home Tuition: Offers the highest level of individual attention, as the tutor focuses solely on one student. Online Tuition: Still allows for one-to-one attention, but it may be slightly less personal than home tuition due to potential distractions. Small Group Tuition: Offers less individual attention as the tutor must divide their time and attention among multiple students.

Cost
Home Tuition: This tends to be more expensive because it involves one-on-one teaching, and the tutor is required to travel to your home, in Wakefield. Online Tuition: Often more affordable than home tuition as your tutor does not need to travel but may still cost more than small group tuition. Small Group Tuition: Generally, this is the most cost-effective option, as the costs are shared among several families.

Flexibility
Home Tuition: Offers flexibility in terms of scheduling and curriculum, as your tutor will only be working with your child. Online Tuition: Provides flexibility in terms of location and may offer a wider selection of tutors. Small Group Tuition: Lessons will be more difficult to schedule as lesson times will have to fit in with other families.

Interaction
Home Tuition: Offers in-person interaction, which can be beneficial for students who learn better through face-to-face communication. Online Tuition: Provides interaction through video conferencing tools and chat, which can be engaging but may not suit everyone's learning style. Small Group Tuition: Allows for peer interaction, which can benefit collaborative learning and discussions.

The choice between home, online, or small group tuition in Wakefield depends on your preferences, budget, and the student's specific educational needs. Each option has advantages and disadvantages, so it's essential to consider these factors when deciding.
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