A Cumbria-based French teacher to your home or online

Our French 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 French teachers in Cumbria

Mrs Katy Y

Qualified teacher with over 20 years' experience of one to one tutoring. Specialises in 11 plus tuition, with a very high pass rate for Skipton Girls' High School, Ermysted's Grammar School and North Halifax Grammar School, Also offers both online and face to face tuition in Maths , English , French and Spanish at Key Stage 2, 3 and 4. Prepares students for GCSE (experienced in AQA and EDEXCEL) , SATS and school entrance exams. I have been a full time tutor for over ten years and as such, can dedicate the time and energy needed to give students the best experience, as well as time to research appropriate materials and liaise with parents and sometimes a student's school teachers. As well as having excellent subject knowledge, being able to build a student's confidence and put them at ease is essential for effective learning and I place great importance on these two aspects.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, English, Maths, French, Spanish, SATs, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary, French and Spanish, University of Leeds (1996). BA (Hons) French and Spanish, University of Salford (1993). TEFLA International House, London (1993).

Ms Catherine S

I have 12 years of experience of teaching languages in a wide range of educational contexts: schools, sixth form colleges, adult education, and private tuition. I currently teach Spanish to A level and French to GCSE in a secondary school. I have extensive experience of teaching A level French, IB French B, IB Spanish B and Spanish ab initio, and some experience of teaching German to GCSE. I am experienced in teaching pupils with Autistic Spectrum Conditions, and have undertaken training in this area.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish, German
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary, Modern Foreign Languages, Durham University (2007). BA (Hons) Modern Languages, French and Spanish, Hertford College, University of Oxford (2006).

Miss Sahana S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently teaching in a Primary Setting. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs. Also teaches French from Primary and Prep. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, Science, French, Homeschool, SATs, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status.

Miss Kelsey S

Qualified and experienced Primary teacher, currently working in supply teaching. Teaches across the Primary curriculum (mainly KS1 and KS2) with particular experience of working with children who have English as an additional language, speech and language support and experience of working with SEND children. Also has experience of teaching Modern Foreign Languages in KS3 (German and French) and KS4 (German only).

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, French, Spanish, German, 11+, School Entrance Exams, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE University of Huddersfield (2019). BA (Hons) Language Studies, Leeds Beckett University (2015)

Mrs Jessica F

Qualified and experienced Modern Foreign Languages Teacher, currently Head of MFL Department at Marsden Heights Community College, Nelson, for the third year running. Previously completed a year in post as Head of MFL at All Saints Catholic High School, Ramsbottom. Teaches Spanish and Italian from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major Exam Boards; also teaches French to GCSE. Over four years of experience successfully tutoring GCSE candidates for both higher and foundation exams across EDEXCEL, AQA and EDUQAS exam boards. Currently offering excellent tutoring sessions to KS3 and KS4 students, along with homework and written and oral feedback to ensure success for all candidates.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
French, Spanish, Italian
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages, University of Manchester (2017), passed with Outstanding. BA (Hons) Spanish and Italian, University of Manchester (2016), First Class honours.

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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