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Sheffield Tutors

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First Tutors is the only place to find the top South Yorkshire tutors for your requirements, helping you find a private Sheffield tutor for any subject ranging from primary through to university level.

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  1. Ian
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    Sheffield Tutor
    My successful tutoring in Maths, Economics and Business Studies has raised my students' final grades. This is achieved by improving subject knowledge and exam technique which my very wide experience of teaching and examining allows me to do. Being quick to analyse problems that students are encounte...
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    Varsity Tutors helps you or your student connect with the right tutor for your needs, right when you need them most. Our innovative live learning platform, personalised learning plans, and rigorous tutor screening process break down the barriers of traditional tutoring, so it’s easier for you to learn and grow.
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  3. Cathy
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    Tuition in Sheffield
    I’m a Sheffield-based French and Spanish teacher. I love working with people and find it really rewarding to help students to achieve and exceed their potential! I’m cheerful and relaxed and happy to adapt my teaching to get the best out of my students. I’m cheerful, informal and relaxed in my appr...
  4. Nicole

    Tuition in Sheffield
    I am friendly and approachable with a genuine enthusiasm for helping others to succeed. I have a range of experience of working with young people, both in an academic and a support/mentoring capacity. I greatly enjoy studying English as a subject. At A Level, I studied English Language, English Lite...
  5. Ian David

    Private Tutor in Sheffield
    Experienced and mature practising teacher available for tutoring in the Sheffield, Rotherham and North East Derbyshire area. I have over 25 years as a primary, secondary teacher and 25 years experience as a tutor. I provide a reliable and fully professional approach. Reliable, punctual, friendly, ap...
  6. Natasha

    Home Tuition in Sheffield
    I'm an English and Languages specialist. I tutor in English Literature, English Language, Creative Writing, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Latin. From 2015-2017 I held the position of Head of English at CHS (Cambridge Home School), where I was responsible for creating the syllabus for GCSE and...
  7. Sumayah

    Lessons in Sheffield
    I’m a qualified Level 3 Teaching Assistant, as well as a full time undergraduate student. I am passionate about the English subject and teaching it to others. My approach to teaching is making sure the subject I am delivering is being understood and enjoyed. I believe children learn better when they...
  8. Mark

    Private Tuition in Sheffield
    Originally from the North West, I've lived in Sheffield since 1988 and am a physics teacher in a successful school in Sheffield. I have a passion for physics and believe almost anyone can find success in the subject given the right guidance. As a practising teacher I have up to date knowledge of cur...
  9. King Rebecca

    Lessons in Sheffield
    *ONLINE SESSIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE* Hello, my name is Rebecca. I am a final year medical student studying at the University of Sheffield. In 2012, I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature and Philosophy from the University of Durham. After completing the first two years o...
  10. Damien

    Teacher in Sheffield
    Hi My name is Damien Francis Pope. 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. What you will get A happier more relaxed learner They will be shown how to learn 'smarter' not ha...
  11. Charlie

    Tutoring in Sheffield
    I am an English teacher with six years' experience teaching and tutoring in an international environment. I have a BA in English Language (first class honours) and training in IB, IGCSE, and IELTS. I can assist learners in preparation for specific exams, as well as helping to develop key skills. I a...
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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.