A Cornwall-based Geography teacher to your home or online

Our Geography Tutors in Cornwall 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.

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 Geography teachers in Cornwall

Mr Ray S

Experienced, results-oriented, tutor and examiner. Able to offer tuition in Business/Economics/Geography to A Level and Maths to GCSE. AQA Assistant Examiner in Business Studies (2005-2016). Also Chartered Shipbroker (Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers, since October 1987 - Baltic Exchange Prize-Winner 1985), being Examiner, Economics of Sea Transport & International Trade (1994 -2002). Currently lecturing part-time in Shipping and Logistics at the University of Plymouth International College.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Geography, Economics, Business
Qualifications:
PGCE (PCET), Greenwich University (1997). BA (Hons) Economics and Geography Hull University (1981).

Mrs Jennifer L

I have over 20 years' experience as a teacher; teaching in the primary sector before specialising in maths and science at Year 7, then teaching maths up to GCSE. Since becoming a private tutor in 2015, I have worked with a wide range of students; from those as young as 6 years, up to and including adult learners. The subjects I have experience of tutoring are Maths, Sciences and Geography up to GCSE, all primary subjects, 11+/grammar/CE & 13+ scholarship exam preparation, psychometric test & UK Clinical Aptitude Test (UKCAT) preparation and ESOL tuition. I have experience of both face-to-face & online tuition using Skype & Zoom. I am passionate about helping students in aspects of their study they find challenging. I am supportive and caring, believing that strong foundations and confidence in the subject being studied are paramount to making progress. I will devise a bespoke learning programme that will allow you to meet your learning goals and individual learning styles.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, 11+, 13+, Study Skills, SATs, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Northern College of Education (1997). BSc (Hons) Tropical Environmental Science (1995).

Mrs Cassie K

I am an experienced KS1 and KS2 teacher and have been teaching continuously since gaining my P.G.C.E in 1999. I worked at Bodriggy Academy in Hayle for 18 years. I taught a Year 3 class full-time for the first 8 years then, after having children of my own, I went back part-time (0.4) and for the last 10 years I have taught reception children through to Year 6. I have job-shared in EYFS, taught a mixed Year 1/2 class, as well as a mixed Year 5/6 class. I have also carried out Senior management PPA cover in EYFS, Years 1/2, and Years 5/6. In Sept 2019 I made the transition from permanent employment to supply. This has given me the opportunity to teach in a wide range of schools and learn from the many varied ways teaching is delivered in different settings. I have spent a lot of this time teaching at Marazion school.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Geography, 11+
Qualifications:
P.C.C.G (Post graduate certificate of education) 1998 - 1999 Exeter University - QTS Geography Degree BSC (Hons) 2:2 - Cheltenham and Gloucestershire college of Higher Education - 1994-1997

Mr Barry C

A qualified teacher with a 2:1 degree in Geography and Geology from Exeter University. I have been teaching Geography, Geology, Biology and Environmental Science for over 30 years. I run my own company, Geofieldwork Ltd, and run residential study courses in the UK and Spain for GCSE and A Level Geography and Geology students. A substantial part of my work on A Level Geography field courses is to help prepare students for their NEA / coursework. During the past 6 months, when it has been impossible to run proper field trips, I have developed a range of online fieldwork skills and NEA skills courses. I have taught these courses to numerous schools in the UK, France and Spain.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Geography
Qualifications:
Primary PGCE with Geography specialism, Charlotte Mason College, Ambleside, Cumbria (1990). Postgraduate research post Geography, St Andrews University (1987). BSc (Joint honours) Geography and Geology, 2:1, University of Exeter, Devon (1985).

Mrs Amanda A

Qualified and experienced Geography Teacher of 12 years, previously taught in secondary schools and FE  colleges now working as an education consultant supporting home schooled children, student geography teachers and providing tuition. I also work for Pearson exam board supporting assessment and creation of new material for qualifications. In addition I am a GCSE examiner and Team Leader of GCSE examiners, an A Level examiner and a Geography GCSE Coursework moderator. I teach KS3, GCSE, IGCSE, A level, across all exam boards and I am experienced with online teaching. BSc(Hons) Geography, PGCE secondary Geography.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Geography
Qualifications:
PGCE Geography, Plymouth University (2008). BSc (Hons) Geography, University College, Northampton (2003).

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How are Cornwall schools performing?

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

Cornwall primary school performance:

The Cornwall area has 260 primary schools (one of the top being St Germans Primary School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“All staff work closely together and have good subject knowledge. They develop excellent relationships with pupils, which is fundamental in encouraging positive attitudes to learning.”

The Cornwall 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%).

 

Cornwall secondary school performance:

The Cornwall area has 49 secondary schools (one of the top being The Roseland Academy with 52% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Throughout the school, pupils benefit from high-quality teaching, enabling them to make excellent progress. Teachers know their pupils exceptionally well and plan learning activities thoroughly so that all pupils are supported to progress in line with their capabilities.”

The Cornwall 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%).

Cornwall Ofsted ratings:

77% of Cornwall schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 33 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website