A Cumbria-based Science teacher to your home or online

Our Science 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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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 Science teachers in Cumbria

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

Miss Sahana S

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher, currently teaching in a Primary Setting. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including EYFS, Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs. Also teaches French from Primary and Prep. SEN experience.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, SEN, Maths, Science, French, Homeschool, SATs, English Language
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status.

Mr Farooq A

Qualified and experienced Science and ICT teacher, now full-time tutor, also able to support home schooling. Teaches Biology, Chemistry, Physics and ICT from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; teaches Biology and Chemistry through to A level; across all major Exam Boards.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science, Homeschool, IT Skills
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary ICT with Qualified Teacher Status, St Martin's College, University of Cumbria (2008). MSc PC Interfacing and Software Applications, University of Central Lancashire (2000). BSc (Hons) Biology, University of Paisley (1987).

Ms Rachel G

Although I no longer work as a full time teacher, I continue to offer private science tuition. I am currently working within the department of education and have experience of Elective Home Education. I have worked in numerous education settings as a secondary science and A-Level Biology teacher. I have worked on access courses within adult education institutions and many other courses from physiology to business studies. I have also marked for exam boards for GCSE and A-Level. I specialise in finding context based applications to increase retention and engagement. Having personal experience of ADHD, I understand the challenges in managing concentration when revising and can offer strategies to assist.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Education, Durham University (2010). BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science, Durham University (2008).

Dr Devinder G

Qualified and experienced teacher of Physics, with over 20 years of experience teaching in both state and independent schools across all age groups from KS3 to A level. Also a Senior Examiner for Physics at A level. Currently employed by the Institute of Physics to coach and support teachers of physics.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Science, Physics
Qualifications:
PhD, Laser and Optical Technology, University of Southampton, (1995). BSc (Hons) Physics, Imperial College London, (1992).

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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