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Local Tuition across Scotland

First Tutors can help you find the right private tutor in Scotland to enhance your child's education, or if you are an adult learner, your own education. Local tuition is an excellent way to improve confidence, knowledge (and grades). Please use our service to search for private tutors near you (anywhere in Scotland) and choose the one who fits your needs.

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Jeannie
to fulfill their potential by working hard and, most of all, by learning to enjoy what they study. I also feel that it's important that students don't view their exams as simply a memory test i.e. it's vital that students can use problem-solving principles and develop familiarity with a range of alternative methods so as to evaluate any 'facts' that they may have forgotten/never understood in the first place so that they can prove the...
Garrie
than 70 students improve their grades and achieve the exam results they were hoping for, as exemplified by my record 5/5 reviews, placing me as the top rated maths/physics tutor in the Glasgow/Lanarkshire area on the FirstTutors website. My students have ranged from high school students sitting qualifications across the country, including Scottish SQA qualifications (National 4, National 5, Higher, Advanced Higher, HNC and HND), as well as English and Welsh qualifications (GCSE, AS/A Level)...
Wasim
love to work with my students to help them achieve their target grades. Some of my students have been convinced they are no good at particular subject and ended up top of the class! I have been teaching a range of science, engineering and key skills courses at schools, colleges and universities for more than 10 years from lecturing big classes to one-to-one mentoring. I always endeavour to adopt a good pedagogic approach to teach...
Enrique

Enrique

Masters: Spanish as a foreign language teacher (2014)
in Spanish. As I have a Effective Operational Proficiency level in English, I can also be your tutor in the initial levels of English until B2 level. I worked as a Spanish teacher at the University of Oviedo (Spain) and in a High School in Spain. I have also Individually tutored students (aged 10–26) in preparation for a wide range of Spanish language exams using custom prepared materials and consistently achieving high success. My lessons...
Sheila
to whether he would pass at all. I have just received the news that two of my Higher English tutees achieved A passes - one with a Band 1 ( above 85%). All very happy tutees and parents! As well as myself! 25 years lecturing experience in one college plus another 4 years at various establishments teaching subjects from standard grade/int 2 to HND/Higher levels. Experience of teaching under 16's as well as adult learners....

Darren

PGCE: BA(Hons) PGCE. Post Grad Advanced Cert in Mathematics (2002)
the public and private sector and have much experience in private tutoring. Fully GTCS registered and PVC checked. Please see GTCS website for confirmation. Please read some of the feedback on this site given over the last few years. 15 Years including 5 years GCSE/A Level in England and 10 years in Scotland. National 3-5, Intermediate, Higher and Advanced Higher. Includes 5 years as examiner and 5 years as examiner supervisor with exam board. Kept...

Catherine

Bachelors: • BA Hons Humanities (English, Sociology & Media) (1999)
Due to time restraints this would not be possible in a classroom of 20-25 students. I specialise in SQA N4/N5, HIgher (N6) and Advanced Higher English as this is where most of the demand is. I tutor from home in a quiet environment where the student can concentrate and I can cater to the their needs as I have all necessary resources to hand. If students do not have a firm grasp of English by...
Lindsay

Lindsay

Doctorate: Ph. D. (1980)
biology and general science (distinction) from Strathclyde University and have taught in secondary schools, in further education and with the Open University since 1994.I also hold a PVG (Disclosure Scotland) certificate. I have 22 years teaching experience, mainly teaching adult students in further education college. During this period I have taught Higher classes in Chemistry, Biology and Human Biology. I have also tutored secondary school pupils for the Curriculum for excellence Higher and National 3-5...
Michal
am also responsible for the lecture demonstrations for the third year physics students. Since 2010, my students nominated me in five consecutive years for "Best Postgraduate Tutor" under the auspices of the Edinburgh University Students' Association. Since 2015, I lecture, supervise and tutor at the Summer School organised by ADAMED SmartUP, Warsaw, Poland. Additionally, I have a seven-year experience as a private tutor (outside the university) in Mathematics and Physics both at the Advanced Highers/A-level...
Wendy

Wendy

PGCE: Science Teaching (2007)
many pupils in the past, who have all gone on to achieve great results! I have a first class honours degree in Pharmacology from Edinburgh University and I have a PGDE from Aberdeen University. I now have 6 years full time teaching experience. I have experience in both the public and private sector. I think people learn best when they have fun. I try to make all my lessons interactive to ensure students remember what...

Our unique search will order local tutors (from Scotland) in your local area by their tuition charges and proximity to you. Before reaching an arrangement with a teacher, you can ask specific questions in our member's area, such as whether they cover your syllabus (usually set by the AQA, EdExcel or OCR exam boards) before releasing your contact details. You can search for tutors teaching at primary level, secondary level including GCSE, A-Level and even home tuition for adult learning, further and higher education - anywhere in Scotland! Finding help using a private tutor (or using group tuition) improves your chances of learning success and remembering what is being taught.

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