A Cottenham-based teacher to your home or online from £40 per hour

All of our private tutors in Cottenham are qualified and experienced teachers offering their skills as high-quality tutors. This means we cover every academic subject and year group - and that our tutors have the most up-to-date knowledge of the curriculum and exam boards. Lessons can be taught face-to-face in your home or delivered online, at a time that works for you.

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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 teachers in Cottenham

Mrs Georgina K

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently a full time tutor. Teaches all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum across the ages and Key Stages 1 and 2. Provides preparation towards KS1 and KS2 SATs, 11+ and School Entrance Examinations. SEN experience.Can support homeschooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Education, Canterbury Christchurch University, Canterbury (2016). BSc (Hons) Combined Social Science, Open University (2014). BA (Hons) Psychology, University of Westminster, London (2001).

Mrs Joy M

Qualified teacher of Business, with 24 years of experience. Recently taken early retirement from position of Director of Business & Enterprise Education and Head of Business & Economics at Felsted school, where I had been employed since September 2007. Currently teaching A level Business AQA specification and BTEC. Previous teaching experience, 10 years at Chelmsford College. Prior to teaching I held senior management positions at Peugeot Motor Company and Ford Motor Credit; so have commerical world experience to support my class teaching.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Business
Qualifications:
PGCE Greenwich MBA Coventry BA Hons Hertfordshire

Ms Judy B

I have taught Chemistry in seven senior schools. In 1987, I was appointed Head of Chemistry at Carshalton High School in Sutton in Surrey. Whilst studying for my MA in Education at the Open University, I was appointed to be Head of Science at Walsingham School in London. I moved to the independent sector and I taught science at Homefield Preparatory School for 10 years. I joined the science staff at St. John’s School in Leatherhead. In 2006, I was appointed Head of Chemistry at Reed’s School in Cobham, Surrey. When I stepped down from the position in 2017, the department had doubled in size. I continued to teach Chemistry at Reed’s part-time until August 2020. I taught A level AQA and Edexcel IGCSE Chemistry. In the last academic year I have been tutoring online recently tutoring OCR B, AQA/Edexcel/OCR A at A -Level and AQA and Edexcel at GCCS and IGCSE. I have been appointed as an examiner of Cambridge International A-Level and Edexcel A-Level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Chemistry
Qualifications:
MA Education Open University (1992). PGCE London University (1981). BSc Chemistry, Birmingham University (1977).

Miss Deepika P

Hello! My name is Deepika! I am a passionate teacher, wanting to help young people achieve their dreams and give them the tips which I learnt along the way. I have been tutoring for the last 3 years. I am a primary qualified teacher and I have a range of experience, with tutoring primary aged children. I have supported multiple students with 11+ entrance exams in and around Peterborough, including Kings, Peterborough School, Bourne Grammar and Spalding Grammar. More recently I have been working with Primary, Secondary and SEN students, supporting them to achieve their goals. I believe in working hard and practicing, but working at a pace to suit your child. I am available to support your child with Primary education, Secondary education, entrance exams and general support. Please do not hesitate in contacting me, I am more than happy to answer any questions and tell you more about myself.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Homeschool, SATs, School Entrance Exams, 13+, 11+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary with a specialism in Maths, University East London. BA (Hons) Early Childhood Education, Birmingham CIty University.

Mrs Elizabeth F

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher. I currently teach Year 1 at a two form Primary school in Halstead. I have recently taught Foundation and Key Stage 1, across all abilities. I am also qualified to teach KS2 but have not for a while. Happy to tutor KS2 however. I am qualified to Teach all core subjects within the Primary National Curriculum. I have SEN experience and taught in a SEN school for three years.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. BS (Hons) Primary Initial Teacher Education with Early Years, Anglia Ruskin University (2012).

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How are Cottenham schools performing?

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

Cottenham primary school performance:

The Cottenham area has 31 primary schools (one of the top being Girton Glebe Primary School with 19% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Outcomes in reading, writing and mathematics have all improved since the previous inspection and are now securely good. Progress in reading is particularly strong and a high proportion of pupils reach the highest level in this subject by the end of key stage 2.”

The Cottenham local authority has an average of 63% 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%).

 

Cottenham secondary school performance:

The Cottenham area has 12 secondary schools (one of the top being Impington Village College with 65% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Achievement is good with groups of students, including disabled students and those with special educational needs, making better progress than similar groups of students nationally. Standards at age 16 are significantly above average and the proportion of students securing five higher grade GCSE passes, including English and mathematics, was significantly above average in 2009-2011. In 2011, 35% of students gained five or more A* or A grades; a notable achivement.”

The Cottenham local authority has an average of 48% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 95% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Cottenham Ofsted ratings:

70% of Cottenham schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 3 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Cottenham

Teachers To Your Home specialises in connecting you to local Cottenham-based teachers. We provide tutoring for all subjects and ages, but have the most experience and teachers in the following subject areas: