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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Many parents get frustrated by poor quality, unqualified tutors. That’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified schoolteachers – so you know they are trained to teach children, safe, and experienced at teaching the latest curriculum at a high-quality.

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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 Kelly B

Qualified and experienced college lecturer currently employed within the science industry in the Kendal area. Teaches Biology, English Language and Literature through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Extensive knowledge of L3 BTEC in Science subjects. Supports university applications and provides industry guidance.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, English Literature, Study Skills, University Entrance, English Language
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, University of Central Lancashire (2015). BSc (Hons) 1st Class in Biomedical Science, specialising in Microbiology, Leeds Metropolitan University (2014).

Mr Farooq A

Qualified and experienced Science and ICT teacher, now full-time tutor, also able to support home schooling. Teaches Biology, Chemistry, Physics and ICT from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Biology and Chemistry through to A level; across all major Exam Boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Homeschool, IT Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary ICT with Qualified Teacher Status, St Martin's College, University of Cumbria (2008). MSc PC Interfacing and Software Applications, University of Central Lancashire (2000). BSc (Hons) Biology, University of Paisley (1987).

Dr Steven J

Qualified Science Teacher with Head of Department experience, currently offering home tuition. Teaches Science, Chemistry, Biology and Physics from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and Chemistry to A Level across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, University of Manchester (1998). PhD Physical Sciences, University of Salford (1997). BSc (Hons) Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Salford (1994).

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)

Miss Isabelle C

I am a passionate and patient teacher with experience delivering science at KS2, KS3, GCSE and A-level. I also teach maths and English at KS2 and KS3. I am a qualified chemistry examiner for Edexcel and have taught science for a range of exam boards. Chemistry and Biology are my specialist subjects, however, I also have experience teaching GCSE physics. My current role is as a specialist teacher in a special needs school. Here I teach pupils with a range of needs including autism, ADHD and dyslexia. Given the range of ability in my class, I am highly skilled at differentiation and use a range of methods to help pupils learn. I teach my class all core subjects and some foundation subjects. I, therefore, have a broad experience teaching across the curriculum.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Science, Biology, Chemistry
Qualifications:
MEd Special Needs, Autism and Inclusion, University of Birmingham (in progress). PGCE Science, Birmingham City University Teach First Scheme (2016). BSc (First Class with honours) Biology/Biochemistry, University of Manchester (2015).

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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