A Cottenham-based A level teacher to your home or online

Our A level Tutors in Cottenham are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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Just a few of our A level teachers in Cottenham

Miss Sarah W

Experienced teacher/tutor of French, German, English, English Literature and ESOL. I have taught GCSE German to sixth formers with my best student gaining an A*. I lectured in German for a year at Anglia Ruskin in Cambridge and received excellent feedback across all levels - from beginners through to intermediate. I have successfully coached German at GCSE with my student gaining a prize for the most improved and at beginners level where I was complimented on my varied material and warm, friendly manner. I am currently teaching advanced ESOL online and English Language to year 6 with reading comprehensions and fun grammar SPaG lessons with computer games which the children really enjoy and look forward to. I have several summer schools in experience. I have been coaching in French GCSE which I have also taught in school, tailormaking the lessons to suit the student's needs. He gained a 7 after my help having missed six months of school. I have tutored German as part of the NTP with great success.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, German, EFL or ESL, A level, GCSE, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4
Qualifications:
Cert TESOL 1997 Trinity College London RSA Level IV Higher Diploma in Administrative Procedures with German 1991 BA(Hons) Degree in European Studies with French and German 1990 University of Kent, First in German

Ms Liz G

Passionate and enthusiastic Educationalist. Teacher of GCSE & A-level Geography. Extensive experience of writing and producing curriculum content/resources (via a range of rich, interactive multi-media, for example digital video, games, infographics & assessments), Online course design, curriculum mapping and content analysis. Development of digital teaching strategies and lesson plans. Warm and supportive teaching approach. Carefully work to establish a positive connection with my pupils and their families. Masters swimmer competing at international level. Keen open water swimmer and coach. ASA Level 1 Certificate for Teaching Swimming ASA Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Swimming. Currently studying for my professional Open Water coach exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Geography, Philosophy, A level, GCSE
Qualifications:
Master of Education, University of Cambridge (2012). Postgraduate Certificate in Online and Distance Education (2011). PGCE Geography, University of London (1996). BA (Hons) Combined Studies; Geography and Sports Science, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (1994).

Dr Sue C

I’ve been teaching secondary science since 2004 prior to that I was a tutor for the Open University and worked in industry. Recently I was awarded full registration in the three sciences from the GTCS. I have privately tutored students for four years: gcse and A-level physics & chemistry (Aqa and Salters B) Online tuition preferred

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, A level, GCSE
Qualifications:
PhD (Open University ) 1998 BSc (mainly biology and physics) (Open University) 1994 BSc Chemistry (Leeds) 1984 PGCE (Oxford Brookes) 2004

Mr Ronan G

Qualified and experienced teacher of Modern Languages teacher, currently teaching French at the Fulston Manor School, Sittingbourne. Teaches French from Primary and Prep through to A level. Native French speaker; fluent in English.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish, German, A level, GCSE
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, French and German, University of Bristol (2011). Certificate of English Language to Adults, Oxford House College (2008). Licences Langues Etrangères Appliquées, Université Lille III (1998)

Miss Ruby R

Qualified and experienced teacher of Psychology currently Head of Social Science at a secondary school in Nottingham. Set up the GCSE and A Levels AQA courses in Psychology and have over 12 years experience of teaching the AQA specifications. Qualified through the Graduate Teacher Programme (GTP) with The Cambridgeshire Partnership in 2009. Obtained a First class honours degree in BSc (Hons) Psychology from Loughborough University (2008).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Psychology, A level
Qualifications:
GTP Cambridgeshire Partnership (2009). BSc (Hons) Psychology, Loughborough University (2008).

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How are Cottenham schools performing?

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

Cottenham primary school performance:

The Cottenham area has 31 primary schools (one of the top being Girton Glebe Primary School with 19% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Outcomes in reading, writing and mathematics have all improved since the previous inspection and are now securely good. Progress in reading is particularly strong and a high proportion of pupils reach the highest level in this subject by the end of key stage 2.”

The Cottenham local authority has an average of 63% 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 9% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Cottenham secondary school performance:

The Cottenham area has 12 secondary schools (one of the top being Impington Village College with 65% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement is good with groups of students, including disabled students and those with special educational needs, making better progress than similar groups of students nationally. Standards at age 16 are significantly above average and the proportion of students securing five higher grade GCSE passes, including English and mathematics, was significantly above average in 2009-2011. In 2011, 35% of students gained five or more A* or A grades; a notable achivement.”

The Cottenham local authority has an average of 48% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Cottenham Ofsted ratings:

70% of Cottenham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 3 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website