A Cockermouth-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Cockermouth 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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How are we different?

Only qualified teachers

You may find it difficult to assess the quality of an unqualified tutor, that’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified teachers – so you know they are trained, safe, and experienced at teaching your required subject at a high-quality.

We do the work for you

With our service, you don’t need to scroll through endless pages of irrelevant tutors. You just fill in a simple form or call us with your requirements and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available teachers in your area.

Our quality 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 find you another high-quality teacher.

Some of our English teachers in Cockermouth

Lucy B

National Award of SEN Coordination, Middlesex University (2011). PGCE Primary Education Institute of Education, University of London (1995). MA (Hons) Edinburgh University (1988).

Member since 2018 Mrs Lucy B

I have been teaching for 25 years and during this period have gained great experience in meeting individual needs and in helping students to reach their potential. I have taught in a wide range of schools and colleges, including mainstream primary, international, specialist schools and further education colleges. As a tutor, I have supported children in primary and secondary schools, and have achieved over 80% success in preparing students for selective school tests, such as Grammar Schools.

Subjects: Primary, SEN, Maths, English, English Literature, Homeschool, 11+, SATs, 13+, Study Skills, School Entrance Exams, English Language

Dorothy M

MA in Writing for Children, University of Central Lancashire (2011). BA English with Diploma in Education, Stirling University (1984). Certificates in Teaching Basic Literacy and Numeracy. Adult Literacy Teaching Recognition. Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language, Stevenson College, Edinburgh.

Member since 2016 Mrs Dorothy M

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, Literacy, Creative Writing and Basic Numeracy. Currently working as a full -time self-employed tutor supporting students with English and literacy from Primary, Key Stages 1 and 2, through Prep and scholarships, Key Stage 3, GCSE Language and Literacy across all the major exam boards. Offers Adult and ESOL tuition. Considerable SEN experience. Published author of children's fiction and educational resources.

Subjects: SEN, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language

Colin T

MEd Change in Education and Training (2000); PGCE, University of Huddersfield (1998); BA Hons Business and Finance (1985).

Member since 2019 Mr Colin T

Qualified and experienced teacher, tutor and consultant with a wealth of experience in business and education over the last 20 years. Former Lecturer in Essential Skills (Maths specialist) at Salisbury College, designing, and delivering essential skills to a range of adult learners (from 16-85) via classroom settings, remote working, one to one and using ICT. Project Manager in the research industry and board level experience as director of three charities. Teaches Key Stages 1-3 English, Maths, and Science; GCSE Maths, English Language and Literature, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, History, Geography, and Business Studies; A level Biology, English, Geography, Politics, Business Studies and Economics; University level Business and Economics. Extensive experience successfully coaching candidates through 11+, 13+ and Common Entrance and Independent school entrance exams.

Subjects: Primary, Maths, English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Geography, History, Economics, Business, Politics, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs, English Literature, 13+, Study Skills, Homeschool, Common Entrance

Stephen H

MA Development Studies, University of Leeds (2001). PGCE English, University of Cambridge (1994). BA(Hons) Humanities, Nottingham Trent University (1993). BA (Hons) English, King's College London (1990).

Member since 2016 Mr Stephen H

Well qualified and experienced English and English Literature Teacher, previously Head of Department and Housemaster at a leading Independent School in the North West. My experience includes teaching within selective and Independent Schools as well as large Comprehensive Schools and Overseas. I am happy to teach English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all major Exam Boards. I am also TEFL qualified.

Subjects: English, EFL or ESL, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature

One-to-one tuition from £40ph

Phone us on 03300 580908 or fill in the form below to get a shortlist of suitable, available teachers

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Saturday, from 10am until 2pm

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