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

All of our private tutors in Kendal 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.

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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 teachers in Kendal

Miss Penny L

I am a qualified and experienced Primary school teacher. I have been a Head of Department in two preparatory schools in Cheshire. I currently teach in a primary school and tutor primary subjects from home.I teach all the subjects of the National Curriculum with an emphasis on making maths and English fun and engaging. My pupils love my lessons!

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, SATs
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Years, Nottingham University (1996). BA (Hons) Music and Physics, University of York (1995).

Mrs Judith G

I am a qualified and experienced primary teacher and have worked as a tutor full time for the last three years. My position before this was as an Assistant Head in a primary school. I have a wealth of experience having taught children with a range of different needs and from various backgrounds. I have an up-to-date knowledge of the Primary Curriculum and both the Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 SATs. I also have experience of working with SEN children. My aim is to help children fulfil their potential by teaching them in a supportive, enthusiastic, fun and engaging way. I take great pride in the delivery of sessions and in children's work because this not only promotes a sense of achievement and satisfaction, but also plays a strategic part in children's learning. I work with children who attend school and also those who are being home-schooled. Lessons are tailored to each child's situation and needs. Over the last 18 months, I have successfully taught lessons online to children aged from 5 to 11 years old.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, School Entrance Exams, 11+, SATs
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) Education with QTS, Durham University (2000).

Mr Chris S

Qualified and experienced Teacher, with a wealth of experience teaching at a variety of schools, and as a tutor. Currently supply teaching in the local area. Teaches Computer Science and ICT from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE, IGCSE and A Level across all the major exam boards. Also teaches all three Sciences, Maths, Geography and RE up to GCSE; and Key Stages 1 and 2 across the Primary National Curriculum. Supports preparations for SATs, 11+ and 13+ School Entrance Exams. SEN experience. Prior to teaching was an analyst/programmer working on a variety of software from warehouse solutions through to helping develop the rail replacement bus system for Fraser Eagle.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, Science, Geography, Business, Computer Science, Religious Studies, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Study Skills, IT Skills, 11+
Qualifications:
BSc (Hons) ICT with QTS, St Martins College, Lancaster (2008). OND Computer Studies, Preston's College (1984).

Miss Kelly B

Qualified and experienced college lecturer currently employed within the science industry in the Kendal area. Teaches Biology, English Language and Literature through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Extensive knowledge of L3 BTEC in Science subjects. Supports university applications and provides industry guidance.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, University Entrance, English Language, English Literature, Study Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Science, University of Central Lancashire (2015). BSc (Hons) 1st Class in Biomedical Science, specialising in Microbiology, Leeds Metropolitan University (2014).

Mr Joseph P

Qualified and experienced teacher of Maths and Physics. Finished training in July 2017. Taught physics and science for just under two years, before teaching Maths for the last year. I have taught these subjects at GCSE and A-Level to a mix of abilities. My style is fun and engaging, I look to give my students skills that they can apply to solve complex problems.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE with QTS Secondary Science, University of Cumbria (2017). BSc (Hons) Physics, University of Warwick (2013).

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How are Kendal schools performing?

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

Kendal primary school performance:

The Kendal area has 12 primary schools (one of the top being St Mark's CofE Primary School with 19% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“The school has been working with the local authority as part of the Improving School Programme and school improvement strategies have been implemented very effectively. As a result, teaching is predominantly good overall and the rates of progress of all groups of pupils, including those with special educational needs and/or disabilities, are increasing. Attainment is broadly in line with the national average and improving.”

The Kendal 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%).

 

Kendal secondary school performance:

The Kendal area has 5 secondary schools (one of the top being The Queen Katherine School with 47% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders have made many substantial improvements to the school. However, it is not as good as they and governors think. There is still much to do to make sure that the school provides a good standard of education.”

The Kendal 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%).

Kendal Ofsted ratings:

76% of Kendal schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 0 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Find a Tutor in Kendal

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