A Cornwall-based History teacher to your home or online

Our History 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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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 History teachers in Cornwall

Mr Fabian M

Qualified and experienced Modern Foreign Languages, English, Maths, Science, History and RE Teacher, with experience of both the state and independent sectors, in addition to 11+ and 13+ entrance exams and all major exam boards at GCSE, AS and A-level; currently a full time tutor. Teaches English Literature & Language, French, Italian, Spanish, Religious Studies and History from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE, AS and A-Level as well as IB. Also offers Greek, Biology, Chemistry and Physics to Key Stage 3; and Combined Science, Mandarin Chinese, German and Latin KS3 to GCSE/IGCSE.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Chinese, Latin, Greek, Homeschool, English Language, English Literature, 11+, Religious Studies, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Modern Foreign Languages including EAL, University of the West of England (2014); MA Modern Languages, University of Bristol (2012); BA (Hons) Italian and Spanish, University of Bristol (2011).

Mr Dan H

Qualified and experienced History Teacher, currently teaching at South Dartmoor College, soon to be Head of History at Ivybridge College. Teaches History from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level, across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for School Entrance Exams. Personal Subject Tutor for trainee History Teachers from the University of Exeter. RFU Level 2 Rugby Coach.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
History
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary History, University of Exeter (2015). MA Social History, University of Plymouth (2013). BA (Hons) History, University of Plymouth (2011).

Ms Catherine T

Qualified and experienced 11+, History, Classical Civilisation, Latin, English and Maths teacher, previously Head of Latin at Winterfold House School and Head of English at Glendower Prep School; currently working as a tutor while studying for an MA in Classical Civilisation. Provides preparation for Scholarship, 13+ and 11+ for independent schools and state grammar schools. Teaches History and Classical Civilisation from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level; teaches Latin, English and Maths from Primary through to Prep and Key Stage 3. Can support home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, Maths, History, Latin, EFL or ESL, 11+, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Common Entrance, Homeschool, Study Skills, Classical Civilisation, English Language, English Literature
Qualifications:
PGCE, Primary Education, Leeds University (1994). BA (Hons) Classical Civilisation, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1992).

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

Mr Philip H

Qualified and Experienced Teacher of Maths and Humanities Subjects, particularly A-Level Psychology (AQA). 15 years experience of tutoring in Somerset and Dorset. I've helped hundreds of students move up to the highest grades. I make the curriculum engaging and accessible. Available to tutor individuals or groups. All ages considered. CE expert. Friendly and versatile facilitator.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, History, French, Psychology, 13+, Common Entrance, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Institute of Education. BSc (Hons) Psychology University of Manchester.

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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