A Cumbria-based Biology teacher to your home or online

Our Biology Tutors in Cumbria 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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You don’t need to scroll through pages of irrelevant and often unavailable tutors with our service. Just fill in our simple form or have a quick phone call and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available, suitable teachers in your area.

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You can be safe in the knowledge that if you are unhappy with your first lesson (this is rare, but we understand that sometimes the fit isn’t quite right), we will not charge you for the lesson, and we will look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our Biology teachers in Cumbria

Miss Emma F

Qualified and experienced Biology and Science Teacher, currently Assistant Subject Leader for Science at Thornleigh Salesian College. Teaches Science, Biology, Chemistry and Physics from Key Stage 3, through to GCSE; teaches Biology to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Supports preparations for 13+ and School entrance exams

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Science, Manchester Metropolitan University (2009). MSc Forensic Anthropology, Bradford University (2006). BSc (Hons) Pathology and Micro-Biology, University of Bristol (2004).

Ms Rachel G

Although I no longer work as a full time teacher, I continue to offer private science tuition. I am currently working within the department of education and have experience of Elective Home Education. I have worked in numerous education settings as a secondary science and A-Level Biology teacher. I have worked on access courses within adult education institutions and many other courses from physiology to business studies. I have also marked for exam boards for GCSE and A-Level. I specialise in finding context based applications to increase retention and engagement. Having personal experience of ADHD, I understand the challenges in managing concentration when revising and can offer strategies to assist.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Education, Durham University (2010). BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, Durham University (2008).

Mr Joseph P

Qualified and experienced teacher of Maths and Physics. Finished training in July 2017. Taught physics and science for just under two years, before teaching Maths for the last year. I have taught these subjects at GCSE and A-Level to a mix of abilities. My style is fun and engaging, I look to give my students skills that they can apply to solve complex problems.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS Secondary Science, University of Cumbria (2017). BSc (Hons) Physics, University of Warwick (2013).

Miss Aimee M

I am an experienced science teacher with a specialism in Biology but I have experience of teaching all three subjects to the Edexcel syllabus. I am currently a KS4 Coordinator and an examiner for the Edexcel exam board. I have previous experience in tutoring pupils for their GCSE’s and can provide recommendations.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
BSc Biology Manchester Metropolitan University (2016) PGCE Secondary Science Manchester Metropolitan University (2017) MSc STEM Education Manchester Metropolitan University (2021)

Mr Steven S

Qualified and experienced Chemistry and Science teacher with over 12 years' experience, currently a full time tutor. Previously taught GCSE Science, Chemistry, Biology and Physics, and A Level Chemistry at a number of schools including Scarisbrick Hall School and Liverpool Blue Coat School. Examiner for AQA (5 years). Accepted to examine for OCR, Edexcel and CIE in IGCSE, GCSE and A Level Chemistry. Qualified to tutor all aspects of GCSE Science and A Level Chemistry, and able to support home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Science, Durham University (2006); MSc Metals Technology and Management, Sheffield Hallam University (2004); BSc (Hons) Chemistry with study in Industry, Sheffield University (1999).

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How are Cumbria schools performing?

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

Cumbria primary school performance:

The Cumbria area has 303 primary schools (one of the top being Bassenthwaite Primary School with 13% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Bassenthwaite is a good school. Pupils are well taught and achieve well in their academic work. Outcomes for pupils are outstanding.”

The Cumbria local authority has an average of 66% 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%).

 

Cumbria secondary school performance:

The Cumbria area has 70 secondary schools (one of the top being Cockermouth School with 63% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Teaching is good with some that is outstanding. Relationships between staff and students are positive and supportive. Teachers have good subject knowledge. In most lessons, the pace of learning is rapid.”

The Cumbria local authority has an average of 41% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Cumbria Ofsted ratings:

81% of Cumbria schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 33 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website