A Cumbria-based Common Entrance teacher to your home or online

Our Common Entrance 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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Why do parents choose us?

Only qualified teachers

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.

First lesson guarantee

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 Common Entrance teachers in Cumbria

Miss Talitha H

I am a qualified teacher with three years of experience teaching in outstanding schools in London. I have experience teaching Geography, History, English, Maths and Health and Social Care. I have worked as an examiner for AQA, Edexcel and Cambridge IGCSE exam boards. My students continuously achieve excellent grades by ensuring that I continuously support and challenge them. I have extensive experience in tutoring students with special educational needs and providing easily accessible learning resources. I thoroughly enjoy inspiring my students in their learning and helping them to develop a healthy curiosity and love for education. About me: I am a keen traveller and have travelled extensively across South and Central America, South East Asia and Europe. I grew up in South Africa but moved to the UK during my teens. I enjoy playing sports - I am a keen netballer, cyclist and cricketer!

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, Maths, English, Science, Geography, History, EFL or ESL, English Language, English Literature, 13+, Law, 11+, Sociology, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams, IT Skills, Study Skills, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
Graduate Diploma in Law at BPP University (2021). PGCE Geography with English, University of Southampton (2018). BA (Hons) Geography, University of Southampton (2017).

Mr Robert C

Qualified and experienced Primary and Prep School Teacher, currently teaching at Cudnall Manor Prep School. Teaches all core subjects across the Primary age range, Key Stages 1 and 2. Can support preparations for SATs, 11+ and 13+ School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 13+, 11+, Common Entrance
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Kingston University (2013). PGCE Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching, University of South Wales (2008). BA (Hons) Marketing with Media Studies (2003).

Mr Nyle M

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher. Taught across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs, 11+, Scholarship and School Entrance Exams. some SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, English, Computer Science, Spanish, 13+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams, SATs, 11+, IT Skills
Qualifications:
BEd (Hons) Primary Education with QTS, specialising in ICT and PE, University of St Marks and St Johns, Plymouth (2016).

Ms Jennie G

Oxford University educated qualified teacher and very experienced private tutor who has worked all over the world as a tutor and governess. Specialises in 7+, 8+ 11+ and 13+ school entrance exams, including English, Maths and Science, plus GCSE Maths and Science tutoring. Has helped students gain entry to Wellington College, Wetherby, The Purse School, Emmanuel, Sussex House School and Aylesbury High School among others. Experience as an ESL Teacher for both child and adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Maths, Science, Common Entrance, 11+, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Music, The Open University (2011). Certificate in Music Education, Trinity College of Music (1994). PGCE Science, Kingston University (1993). MA Physics, St Hughes College, Oxford University (1986), TEFL

Mrs Kathryn Anne W

Qualified English specialist with thirty years teaching experience, including several years as an online tutor. An experienced GCSE examiner for Language and Lit with several exam boards and a Language intervention specialist in Primary and Secondary schools. I offer support for GCSE and Igcse Language and Lit, KS3, KS2 I regularly work with students preparing for 11+.( BothCEM&GL) and for scholarship and other entrance exams.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary English. BA (Hons )English, Loughborough University (1982).

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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