A Camborne-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Camborne 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.

We do the work for you

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 English teachers in Camborne

Miss Kimberley B

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently teaching at Duchy College as well as working as a tutor. Teaches English from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level; across all major Exam Boards. SEN experience. Offers literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. Proves support for School Entrance Exams; also GCSE and IGCSE resits. Supports homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills, Homeschool, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE DTLLS, University of Plymouth (2012). BA (Hons) Media Arts, University of Plymouth (2010). English Literature and Language upto level 4. Level 3 Safeguarding, mental health first aid, Trauma Informed schools practitioner.

Ms Eileen B

Qualified and experienced former secondary school teacher of English and Media Studies; specialises in students with low attainment who need to revisit core concepts; received training from AQA on assessing GCSE papers; helped create a marking criteria for KS3 and 4 which is still implemented by the school.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
QTS Thamesmead SCITT (2016) BA (Hons) English with Media Studies

Mrs Claire D

I am a national award-winning teacher of English and English Literature from KS3 to KS5. I have 28 years experience of in classroom teaching and have regularly tutored students very successfully at GCSE and A-level English and English Literature. I am also a senior examiner for AQA and OCR, leading teams of assistant examiners, so I am well-versed in the requirements of the exam boards. In addition to this, I am a mentor for newly qualified teachers, giving advice on lesson planning, delivery and classroom management, so I have a wealth of experience across the board. I am recognised as an outstanding and effective teacher who builds strong working relationships with her students. In my spare time, l have led expeditions to Malawi, Morocco and South Africa with my students, and engaged in educational projects abroad to support children to continue with their education. I have chaired the southwest panel of judges for The National Teaching Awards and was also a UK judge for the Outstanding New Teacher Award.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, EFL or ESL, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE Exeter University (1993). MA/Maitrise Swansea University/L’Universite de Bretagne Occidentale (1992). BA (Hons) Swansea University (1991).

Mrs Melissa C

I qualified in 1984 with my PGCE from Cambridge University and since then I have taught in a variety of schools in both the private and state sector in London & the South East where I taught at The Judd School in Tonbridge teaching English GCSE and Latin A level. My most recent school post was teaching GCSE English AQA Board in Sussex. I have been tutoring for the last 20 years for the Kent 11 Plus examination including my own children, who all gained places at Kent Grammar schools, and also tutoring English Literature & Language at GCSE and A Level. I have recently moved from Kent to Cornwall but I am still in touch with my students and it is wonderful to see them progressing in their lives. I can supply email addresses of my clients in Sussex / Kent whose children I taught English Literature and Language to on a one to one basis. My own children have dyslexia and ADHD and I have helped them in their studies to secure places at Manchester and Bristol University.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, French, Latin, Common Entrance, English Literature, 11+, English Language, Religious Studies, 13+, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Cambridge University (1984). BA (Hons) Latin with Greek subsidiary Class 2:1, Bristol University (1983).

Mrs Sarah W

Qualified and experienced English teacher, now full-time tutor. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all Exam Boards. AQA Examiner. Significant SEN experience. Supports home schooling. Provides preparation for School Entrance Exams, Scholarship and GCSE resits; also support for literacy and functional skills tuition for adult learners.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, English Language, Study Skills, English Literature, Homeschool
Qualifications:
PGCE Cornwall College Group (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature and ICT, College of St Mark and St John (2005).

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How are Camborne schools performing?

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

Camborne primary school performance:

The Camborne area has 15 primary schools (one of the top being St John's Catholic Primary School, Camborne with 22% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders give teachers specific direction and guidance to improve their teaching and increase pupils’ progress. They recognise that greater precision in evaluating the impact of teaching on different groups is the next step to raising standards further.”

The Camborne local authority has an average of 61% 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%).

 

Camborne secondary school performance:

The Camborne area has 2 secondary schools (one of the top being Camborne Science and International Academy with 45% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The quality of teaching, learning and assessment is typically good. As a result, pupils make good progress, particularly in science. The quality of teaching and learning in English and modern foreign languages is improving.”

The Camborne local authority has an average of 39% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Camborne Ofsted ratings:

88% of Camborne schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 2 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website