Derbyshire Tutors ( Chesterfield , National Forest, The Dales, Derby, Swadlincote)

Mrs Sue Evans
BA (Hons) PGCE
T: 01283 480565 or
M: 07773 513879

Interested in private tuition in Derbyshire?  We cover all the Derby County including the Dales.  If you’re looking for tutors in any areas within this County please contact Sue Evans.

Supportive tutors for all students

Sue is our Home-School Tutoring Area Advisor for all towns and Areas within Derbyshire and she will be pleased to help you with your enquiry, whichever subject or level you would like help with.

“If you’re looking for a tutor for yourself or someone who needs tuition, please tell me about your requirements using the Tutoring Enquiry form,” Sue says.

I will be very pleased to advise and help you.

“It helps to give as much detail as you can, so that I can assess your needs and your specific requirements and preferences. I will then do my best to personally recommend the most suitable tutor to you from my team of local tutors.”

Private tuition you can trust

All Sue’s Derbyshire tutors are fully qualified and DBS checked, and share our commitment to helping pupils of all ages fulfil their potential through supportive and effective private tuition.

A tutor for every subject

We strive to provide one-to-one and group tutors for all ages, levels and subjects from primary level through to GCSE, A Level, undergraduate and beyond.

We are also able to help pupils prepare for the Eleven Plus and entry exams with personal tuition.

Are you a qualified tutor?

If you are a qualified teacher, tutor or graduate living in this area, Sue invites you to join her team of tutors.

Home-School Tutoring is a trusted name in private tuition across the UK and is proud of its many success stories over the past 30 years.

We are a Corporate Member of The Tutors’ Association and always aim to provide a high standard of service.

You can read more about Home-School Tutoring here or apply to join our register using the Become a Tutor form.

“It’s easy to do and I look forward to speaking to you soon.”

Tutors local to you

You can find out all the towns and villages Sue covers within each area via the Areas Covered tab above the Tutoring Enquiry form.

You can also find out more about Sue via the Area Advisor Details tab.

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Sue Evans is our Home-School Tutoring Area Advisor for all Derbyshire including Chesterfield, The Dales, National Forest/ Derby area itself. Sue is a well-qualified English teacher with experience of all sectors of education. She is also an examiner for two of the examination boards, as well as a part-time supply teacher.

Sue is passionate about tutoring as she finds it develops confidence and enables students to reach their full potential. Her husband, Richard, also tutors in science subjects and finds it really worthwhile.

Sue’s other interest and ‘specialist subject’ is growing orchids. She also volunteers at Twycross Zoo (helping the visitors, not the animals!). Both she and Richard also enjoy dog walking and birdwatching in her own local region, the National Forest.

In her Home-School Tutoring role, Sue is dedicated to helping each student with their individual needs and ambitions. When you phone this area, either she or Richard will answer the phone. They maintain a growing register of qualified and empathetic tutors for all subjects and levels, all well experienced to help with your needs.

Whichever subject or level you would like tuition help with, they will be very pleased to help you.

Each Home-School Tutoring Area seeks experienced, qualified teachers and graduates who can be available as tutors. Enjoy seeing your pupils develop confidence and make progress.

We aim for high standards

As a self-employed tutor you are rewarded well for your tuition both in terms of remuneration and in satisfaction. You are valued by our organisation and by your clients.

We particularly need more primary school teachers for special educational needs and basic numeracy and literacy and more teachers of Mathematics, English and Sciences at GCSE and Advanced Level but ALL tutors are welcome. Do join us!

Apply to become a Tutor with us now

Subjects Offered

We aim to offer tutoring in as many subjects and levels as possible. Whichever tuition subject you would like help with, please ask!

Home-School Tutoring helps students with: accountancy, adult numeracy, adult literacy, Arabic, architecture, art, art history, biology, basic skills, business studies, CDT, chemistry, Chinese, citizenship, computing, computer literacy, computing skills, DT/design technology, drama, dyslexia support, economics, educational assessments, Eleven Plus/11+, English, English as a foreign language/EFL, English language, English for academic Study/IELTS, English literature, entrance exams, ethics, exam practice, exam technique, foreign language studies for business use, languages for pleasure, French, geography, German, history, ICT, Italian, Latin, law, learning difficulties support, learning skills, learning support, literacy, maths/mathematics, mechanics, media studies, music, music theory, musical instrument tuition, numeracy, philosophy, physics, politics, psychology, RE/religious studies, revision skills, science, sociology, Spanish, special educational needs/SEN, statistics, study skills, theatre studies, theology.

Most of the above subjects are offered in each area at all key stages, including for: primary level, entrance exams, SATs, the Common Entrance, GCSE, A level and pre-university or undergraduate level.

Tutoring can also be given for home-schooled children or those having home education for a short period.

If you are a tutor reading this section and can offer tutoring, particularly in the core subjects of maths, English, sciences and special needs support, or if you are able to tutor any of the above subjects, please apply to register with us by clicking on the Become a Tutor tab above.

Home-School Tutoring is committed to providing tutoring and educational services of a high standard, supporting parents and pupils, schools and teachers throughout the UK.