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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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

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 and Learning Support, English, EFL or ESL, English Literature, English Language

Patricia A

BA (Hons) Professional Education, Leeds Metropolitan University (2001). Certificate in Education, Huddersfield University (1998). Graduate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, Huddersfield University (1996). Foundation Degree in Theology and Ministry, York St John University (2010).

Member since 2016 Mrs Patricia A

Qualified and experienced Teacher, currently offering home tuition. Teaches the core subjects, English and Maths across the Primary Age range, Key Stages 1 and 2 and also at secondary levels Key Stage 3 and GCSE. Can support preparations for SATs, GCSEs, 11+ and School Entrance Exams. SEN experience.

Subjects: Primary, SEN and Learning Support, Maths, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, 11+, English Language, SATs, English Literature

Phillip A

PGCE English, St Martin's College (1996). BA (Hons) English and Drama, Exeter University (1992).

Member since 2018 Mr Phillip A

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, teaching English Language and English Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; across all major exam boards. Experience teaching across the selective independent and state sector. Provides preparation for Scholarship and School Entrance Exams; also support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also literacy and creative writing skills tuition for adult learners. Has spent the last 16 years as teacher at The Grange School, one of Cheshire's leading independent schools, teaching English Language and Literature to pupils from 11 to 16, preparing candidates for GCSEs and IGCSEs in both subjects, and also A Level English to students from 16 to 18. He is now studying for a Master's degree at Lancaster University. MA Creating Writing, Lancaster University (ongoing).

Subjects: SEN and Learning Support, English, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, English Language, English Literature, Common Entrance

Felix C

PGCE with QTS Modern Foreign Languages, University of Manchester (2015). BA Translation Studies, University of Antioquia (1999).

Member since 2020 Mr Felix C

Qualified and enthusiastic teacher of Maths and Spanish, with over 20 years of experience teaching in both state-funded and Independent Schools. Teaches Maths and Spanish from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, across all the major Exam Boards; teaches Further Maths at A level, including all modules Pure, Statistics, Mechanics, Decision. His experience also includes teaching Functional Skills Maths. Supports preparations for 13+ and School Entrance Examinations. Provides support for GCSE resits and numeracy skills for adult learners.

Subjects: Maths, English, Science, Spanish, IT Skills, English Language, English Literature, Further Maths

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

We are open Monday to Friday, from 9am until 7pm
Saturday, from 10am until 2pm

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