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Sheffield Tutors and Sheffield Tuition

Sheffield is a large city of about 576,000 people located in South Yorkshire. It is also considered a metropolitan borough with a combined population of about 1.6 million. The city and surrounding areas are highly regarded for their natural features. Nearly a third of the area is located within the Peak District, and nearly two-thirds of the entire space is green space. This natural oasis has been cultivated with the help of hundreds of parks, gardens, and woodlands, which in total are estimated to contain about 4.5 million trees.

Meet some of our Sheffield Tutors

Howard

Howard

Sheffield
PGCE: PGCE (1999)
Experienced A level Geography examiner. Head of Geography at a leading Independent School. Teacher Trainer for leading exam board. And… most importantly, happily married with two little cheeky monkeys! I have over 17 years teaching and tutoring experience for GCSE and A level Geography. I...
Kamran

Kamran

Sheffield
PGCE: ICT (2007)
I have been a successful teacher in a thriving secondary school for over 10 years. I have developed a true passion for teaching and developing young creative minds to THINK. I believe that being a teacher/ tutor is much more than just getting across the key concepts to pass an exam. It is an opportu...
Rosie
Hi, my name is Rosie. I am an English, Media and Drama teacher who offers a one-to-one personal tutoring service & Group workshops, tailored to your individual requirements and needs. I am currently offering: -An educational facility in Sheffield City Centre that has easy access for public & priva...
Oliver

Oliver

Sheffield
PGCE: Geography (2011)
As a senior examiner for AQA and Eduqas, along with a wealth of experience of teaching geography, I have an excellent understanding of what's expected of students. I have marked A level exams (AQA, WJEC, Eduqas) for 4 years and I have been a team leader for an AQA exam for the last 3 years. I have...
Anne

Anne

Sheffield
Professional: Train the Trainer 7307 (2000)
I am a native and experienced French speaker. I have been living in Sheffield since 2007 and have 2 children of Primary school age. As well as teaching, I have worked in the voluntary sector for 15 years and the business sector for 3. I have always enjoyed learning languages and finding out abo...
Michelle

Michelle

Sheffield
Doctorate: Ph.D. in Biochemistry (2007)
I am a part-time Science tutor at the University of Sheffield. I hаve a Hons degree in Biological Sciences and a PhD in Bio-Chemistry. I have a post graduate qualification in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education from the University of Sheffield. I have post-doctoral research experience in bio...

Elena

Sheffield
Russian
College: Kindergarten/ primary teacher (1988)
Native born Russian, I was born in Moscow and have been living in the UK since 2000 Initially I trained as a primary school teacher in Moscow, but in 1995 I started giving tuition to ex-pats working in Moscow. I was originally requested to help as the traditionally trained language teachers tended...
Richard

Richard

Sheffield
QTS: QTS (1975)
I have more than 16 years of teaching experience across all GCSE sciences and maths including A-level physics. Before we start: we will arrange an initial meeting which is completely free of charge during the meeting you will have the opportunity to view my ID, certificates and professional q...
Charlotte

Charlotte

Sheffield
PGCE: Secondary science Teaching (Physics specialism) (2011)
Hi My name is Charlotte I TUTOR FROM MY OWN PRIVATE CENTRE IN SHEFFIELD CITY CENTRE I CAN TRAVEL IF COSTS ARE COVERED I have a unique teaching style which is perfect for anyone, in particular learners who needs a confidence boost or find it challenging to learn their subject. Working with both t...
Haider

Haider

Sheffield
Doctorate: PhD Mechanical Engineering (2016)
I am a self-motivated Engineering professional with a deep desire to pursue my Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering. I can see and make things happen, with an ability to analyze information quickly, look outside existing boundaries to identify implications and linkages. I am able to multitask and pri...

Subjects Taught: Maths, English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Combined Science, French, German, Spanish, History, Geography, Electronics / Electronic Engineering, Business Related, Government and Politics, Computer Studies / I.T., Economics, Entrance Exams, Special Needs, Music, Drama, English (Foreign Language), Citizenship, Sociology, Urdu, Philosophy / Critical Thinking, Media / Communication Studies, Study Skills, Mechanical Engineering

Lowest Price Sheffield Tutors

  • Ratnam, Sheffield
    Joined: 15/05/2017 | Av. Price: £9.50 p.h.
    Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Biology
    School: A* in Biology, Chemistry and Physical A level (2014)

  • Mag

    Mag, Sheffield
    Joined: 05/09/2018 | Av. Price: £10.00 p.h.
    Chemistry
    Masters: MChem (2017)

  • Sarah

    Sarah, Sheffield
    Joined: 12/11/2018 | Av. Price: £10.00 p.h.
    PE / Sport Science
    Bachelors: Physical Education and School Sport (2018)

Fastest Responding Sheffield Tutors

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Featured Sheffield Tutors

  • Marie

    Marie, Sheffield
    Joined: 21/10/2017 | Av. Price: £15.00 p.h.
    French
    Other: French Scientific Baccalaureate with distinctions (2015)

  • Rhea, Sheffield
    Joined: 29/09/2017 | Av. Price: £25.00 p.h.
    Music
    Other: Grade 8 Flute (2013)

  • Charlotte

    Charlotte, Sheffield
    Joined: 13/02/2016 | Av. Price: £33.33 p.h.
    Maths, English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Entrance Exams
    PGCE: Secondary science Teaching (Physics specialism) (2011)

There are around 83,000 students being served in approximately 200 schools. First Tutors can help parents confidently connect with personal tutors in the Sheffield area who are eager to work with students in person or online in a secure learning environment.

Primary School Tutors in Sheffield

First Tutors knows how important it is for children to build a strong academic foundation during the earliest years of school. It is during Key Stages 1 and 2 that students begin to master the basic numeracy and literacy skills necessary for excelling during the rest of their educational careers. Part of this process includes choosing a great school for your child.

Fortunately, there are many excellent primary schools in Sheffield, including:

Primary School

Ranking

Percentage of Pupils Meeting Expected Standard

Oughtibridge Primary School

1

92%

Totley Primary School

2

90%

Nether Edge Primary School

3

89%

Stocksbridge Junior School

4

89%

Bradfield Dungworth Primary School

5

88%

No matter which school your child attends, investing in private tuition provides your child with a phenomenal resource that can make a significant difference in their academic performance and level of subject area mastery. When your child is in a typical classroom, they are surrounded by many other students and only one teacher. During a private tutoring session, a student can benefit from a one-on-one learning environment that can be completely customised to their academic needs and learning interests. Your child's private tutor has the opportunity to get to know your child and to discover their unique learning profile, curating learning resources designed specifically to engage and inspire.

As your child moves into the end of Year 6, it is a good idea to spend a little extra time focusing on key skills that can be applied across the breadth of subject areas they will be exposed to in their secondary studies. For example, tutoring sessions could focus on critical thinking skills, essay writing, study skills, testing techniques, and time management strategies. All of these are areas which are typically taken for granted but which can be improved upon with assistance. They can then be applied across disciplines to maximise learning potential. Additionally, a private tutor can help prepare your child for the transition from a primary to a secondary learning environment.

Secondary School and Further Education Tuition in Sheffield

Deciding which school is the right one for your child can be a stressful ordeal. Luckily, there are some excellent choices in the Sheffield area, including:

Secondary School

Ranking

Grade 5 or Above in English & Maths GCSEs

Avicenna Academy

1

100%

Birkdale School

2

88%

Westbourne School

3

73%

Al-Mahad-Al-Islami

4

71%

High Storrs School

5

68%

As your child begins their secondary studies in Year 7, they will no doubt begin to think more about their upcoming GCSEs and A levels. These are critical tests in your child's academic career, and preparation for them should begin immediately. First Tutors can help you connect with a tutor who is experienced with the new structure of these exams and can help your child prepare for them most effectively.

No matter which Sheffield secondary school your child attends, the scores they receive on their GCSEs and A levels are important. These grades have a direct bearing on the academic choices that will be available to your child during the rest of their time in school. Many courses are only available to pupils who meet certain criteria, so it is important that the exams are approached with maximum effort. Working with a professional tutor can help your child master their areas of study and increase their testing confidence.

University-Level Tuition in Sheffield

Higher education options in Sheffield are plentiful. Some of the most highly ranked university choices in the area include:

University

UK Ranking

Global Ranking

University of Sheffield

13

104

University of York

17

137=

University of Leeds

18

139

University of Huddersfield

67=

Top 800

Leeds Beckett University

67=

Top 800

You or your child may think that they won't need to work with a private tutor until their university studies are well underway. This could be a mistake. Working with a personal tutor can be a tremendous asset during the admissions process, especially if you or your child is hoping to attend a prestigious university. A professional tutor can help to revise personal statements and work with you or your child on public speaking to make the interview process go more smoothly.

When admission to one's desired university has been achieved, First Tutors can help you select a subject area expert to study with in private tutoring sessions. Home tuition in the Sheffield area is available in a number of disciplines, including:

  • Anatomy
  • Chemistry
  • Critical Thinking
  • Drama
  • English
  • Geography
  • Government
  • History
  • Law
  • Literature
  • Maths
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Politics
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Study Skills

Pupils of all ages and ability levels can benefit from working closely with a private tutor in Sheffield, whether in-person or in an online learning environment. First Tutors provides a centralised location that makes it easy to connect with a highly qualified tutor who is eager to work with you and accommodate your scheduling and academic needs. From the first day of primary school until graduation from university, First Tutors can help you find the support needed to achieve academic success. Find your personal tutor today by entering your search criteria.