A Cumbria-based Physics teacher to your home or online

Our Physics 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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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 Physics teachers in Cumbria

Mrs Clare G

I am a qualified and experienced teacher of Physics and science, with over 20 years of classroom teaching. I currently teach at an 11-18 secondary school, as well as offering one to one tuition. I have experience of teaching Key Stage 3 science, GCSE Physics, Chemistry and Biology and Physics A Level.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Physics, Birmingham University (1996). BSc (Hons) Applied Physics, Durham University (1993).

Mrs Andy S

Qualified Maths Teacher with more than 10 years experience in both state and independent schools. Teaches Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, IGCSE and A level, including all AS and A2 modules for Maths and Further Maths. Teachers Physics thorugh to A level. Is a specilist in preparing pupils for STEP, BMAT and MAT examinations. Ensures full understanding of the underlying principles involved in the maths rather than just teaching the methods required. Is especially good at developing problem solving techniques and building confidence in pupils. Takes the view that you can teach anyone anything, as long as it is approached in the right way.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Maths, Physics, University Entrance, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Further Maths
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Mathematics, Nottingham University (2009). BA (Hons) Mathematics, Oxford University (1988).

Mr Jed A

Qualified and experienced teacher of Science, most recently taught Science at OFSTED outstanding Allerton High School. Teaches Chemistry, Biology and Physics from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Physics through to A level with AQA exam board. Also experienced as Learning support assistant and one-to-one student support with learning difficulties as well as online learning formats with the National Tutoring Program.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
BEng Civil with Environmental Engineering from Brighton University (2016), PGCE in Science (specialism in Physics) from Reading University (2019).

Dr David W

I am an enthusiastic teacher of Physics with 17 years` experience. I enjoy hill walking and off-road cycling. I am married with a son living away from home. I specialise in teaching A level Physics and Cambridge Pre-U and have experience with all examination boards and with both A and B specifications. Before becoming a teacher I had a wide experience of industry and also worked in two university departments: Trinity College Dublin as a Physics Lecturer and Durham University as a Computer Science lecturer. I taught KS4 and KS5 Physics at Emmanuel College and was Head of Physics at Barnard Castle school. Since my partial retirement, I have taught Physics at Durham High School for girls in 2019 and 2020. I have now retired from full-time employment and am available throughout the working day and in the evening to provide online tuition.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Physics
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. PhD Experimental Physics, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1971). BSc (Hons) Class 1 Physics, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1968).

Mr Steven S

Qualified and experienced Chemistry and Science teacher with over 12 years' experience, currently a full time tutor. Previously taught GCSE Science, Chemistry, Biology and Physics, and A Level Chemistry at a number of schools including Scarisbrick Hall School and Liverpool Blue Coat School. Examiner for AQA (5 years). Accepted to examine for OCR, Edexcel and CIE in IGCSE, GCSE and A Level Chemistry. Qualified to tutor all aspects of GCSE Science and A Level Chemistry, and able to support home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Homeschool, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Science, Durham University (2006); MSc Metals Technology and Management, Sheffield Hallam University (2004); BSc (Hons) Chemistry with study in Industry, Sheffield University (1999).

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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