GCSE Tutors in Cockermouth

High-quality GCSE tuition in Cockermouth, available face-to-face or online at your home. Our tutors are exclusively qualified GCSE teachers, ensuring they are experienced, reliable, and up-to-date. We provide safe and relevant education for children of all ages, covering all academic subjects for Primary, SEN, 11+, GCSE and A-Level.

Online GCSE tutors available for you in Cockermouth

Phillip M
£67.00 to £80.40 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

I am an experienced Physics, Science and Maths teacher. I have tutored for thirty years in various posts that have included sixth-form colleges, schools, and top independent schools around the country. I attempt to tutor students in a way that most efficiently assists them obtain the grades that they need.
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Qualifications:
BSc Physics, London University. Postgraduate Certificates Microbiology and Education, Leicester and Cambridge University. Diploma Human Sciences, Portsmouth University.
Aftab G
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Qualified and experienced teacher of Science, currently tutoring GCSE Maths and GCSE Science. Previously a Senior Lecturer at University of Cumbria educating PGCE and Undergraduate students in Science Education, currently a full time tutor. Can teach Physics and Biology up to GCSE and Chemistry to A Level and beyond. I have worked mainly with AQA and Edexcel Boards.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Science, Insititute of Education, London, (1985). PHD, Polymer Chemistry, Imperial College, (1984). BSc (Hons), Chemistry, Imperial College, (1979).
Judith C
£53.60 to £60.30 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Experienced self-employed Maths teacher. Teaches Maths from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and IGCSE; across all major Exam Boards. Provides preparation for School Entrance Exams; support for GCSE and IGCSE resits; also numeracy and functional skills tuition for adult learners. SEN experience. Can support homeschooling.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Mathematics with Qualified Teacher Status, Edge Hill University (2012).

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Sahana S
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

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 and 11plus. Also teaches French from Primary and Prep. SEN experience.
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Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status.
Colin T
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

I am a well-qualified tutor with twenty years of experience in the following: Entrance exams including 11 plus and 13 plus, GCSEs excluding physics, ICT and languages, A-Level Business Studies, Economics, Biology, and Politics. I have also tutored degree-level Business Studies, Economics and Management Studies. I have extensive supervision studies of post-grad management and business degrees. I have successfully home-schooled over 12 students in the last ten years, securing a range of GCSE subjects.
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Qualifications:
MEd. PGCE (Post 16) University of Huddersfield (2016). MA John Moores University (2010). BA Business Studies.
Sarah L
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

I am a recently qualified teacher, currently in my second year. I have a range of teaching experience, having taught at multiple schools to students of a variety of abilities. I like to focus on ensuring understanding of not just how to answer questions but what information needs to be recalled. I have experience tutoring both younger students wanting to improve their basics and GCSE students focusing on exam preparation.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Mathematics, University of Buckingham. Master of Biosciences, Durham University.
Mike O
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

I am Dr Mike, a teacher with 30 years of teaching experience. I have worked mainly in secondary schools as a Mathematics and Physics teacher from GCSE to A-Level. I have been a department leader, deputy headteacher and director of educational strategies for a leading multi-academy trust. My approach to teaching engages and challenges students so that they can apply their knowledge to new and unfamiliar situations in a real-life context. I focus specifically on developing students' metacognitive abilities - enabling them to reflect and evaluate their progress. Learning should be fun but challenging, allowing students to become new innovators. In 2004 I won the Teaching Award for secondary teacher of the year in North East and Cumbria. I also train students on the use of study skills classroom and have been a GCSE examiner for Physics.
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Qualifications:
Teaching Award, Guardian Secondary Teacher of the Year North-East and Cumbria (2004). Doctorate in Education, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (2003). PGCE Secondary Physics, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1993). BSc (Hons) Physics, University of Leicester (1992).
Neil D
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Qualified Maths teacher, with Deputy Head experience, currently Lead Practitioner for Mathematics at the St Francis Xavier College. Teaches Maths from Prep and Key Stage 3, through to GCSE and IGCSE across all the major Exam Boards. Can support preparations for GCSE re-sits and School Entrance Exams. Examiner for Edexcel GCSE Maths.
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Qualifications:
National Professional Qualification for Headteachers (NPQH), 2007. PGCE Secondary Education and Teaching, Edge Hill University (1994). BSc (Hons) Maths, Operation Research and Economics, University of Essex (1992).

Reviews for GCSE Tutors in Cockermouth

5.0

Judith has been tutoring my daughter, currently in Year 11, for almost two years. We lived abroad for a number of years and when we returned to the UK my daughter had a lack of confidence in maths as well as a number of gaps in her learning. Judith was able to quickly assess where my daughter needed additional support in her maths and work with her to improve her confidence. Judith is extremely organised, often sending through worksheets and old exam papers for us to print off. She has also recommended a number of revision materials for GCSE. Due to Covid, all lessons were carried out on Zoom. The Zoom sessions worked really well for us and most importantly my daughter really enjoyed them. I would thoroughly recommend Judith. In fact, I have 2 younger children and I am likely to be in touch with Judith in the near future to ask for her support. Mrs R H
GCSE Tuition in Lancaster

Colin's patient approach and enthusiasm have helped my daughter improve her English score from 35% to 68% in the two months he has tutored her. Mrs C Sawley Lancashire
GCSE Tuition in Cockermouth

Colin is a remarkable tutor and person! He has a particular gift of motivating teenage boys who hate English Language and Literature. My son achieved grade 8 in both Language and Literature after an intensive course of a few months with Colin. Mrs F Bale
GCSE Tuition in Cockermouth

Mike was a fantastic tutor with my eldest son, helping achieve top grades in Maths, Physics and Further Maths A-Levels. Results day was a very happy day in our household! Professor Jon Steed
GCSE Tuition in Durham

Heather you have been amazing with Amy helping her to understand maths and grow in confidence. The change her attitude towards her learning and the fact she looked forward to your lessons was a pleasure to see. Thank you for everything you have done and being part of our journey as a family. We will miss you! Mrs Potter
GCSE Tuition in SOUTHPORT

Hi Heather, James passed his maths. He got a grade 4. We are so pleased and proud of him. Thank you for all your hard work and what you have done. There is no way James would have passed without you. We cant thank you enough. Take care. Mrs Williams
GCSE Tuition in SOUTHPORT

Excellent teacher. Always on time. Very considerate. Highly recommend. Dr Rajendran
GCSE Tuition in Cockermouth

Mick planned the lessons very well to meet the needs of our son. He explained the topics at a level our son understood. I would recommend Mick as a private tutor. Mrs Wright
GCSE Tuition in Sunderland

Mick really understood the challengers our daughter was finding at school and planned each lessons to meet her needs. Her confidence has grown massively and is happier at school. We would recommend Mick as a tutor. Thank you so much for your help! Mrs Forsyth
GCSE Tuition in Sunderland
Michael B
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

I am a qualified and experienced Primary School Teacher, currently teaching in Key Stage 2 in a County Durham Primary School. I am also qualified as a Secondary Mathematics Teacher with experience of teaching in Key Stage 3 and 4. I offer preparation for SATs, GCSE Mathematics and additional support across the Key Stage 2 curriculum.
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PGCE Primary, Newcastle University (2014). BSc (Hons) in Mathematics and Educational Studies, Northumbria and Open University (2013).
Anthony E
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

I am very enthusiastic and organised when it comes to teaching maths. I am a fully qualified maths teacher with lots of experience teaching KS3 and KS4 students including KS5. Currently teaching at the Beacon Aacademy. I have experience teaching different exam boards and have always met my predicted grades. I enjoy teaching maths, so I make my student enjoy learning it as well.
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PGCE Maths, Hull University (2014). MSc Engineering Project Management, University of Manchester (2009). BEng (Hons) Computer Aided Engineering, University of Bolton (2007).
Heather A
£50.90 to £50.90 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

I am an extremely patient, friendly and experienced Mathematics and Business Studies Teacher after qualifying in 1988, with a great sense of humour and determination. My main career was teaching in a secondary school in Formby for 20 years. Currently, a part-time tutor of GCSE Maths since Sept 2018 working with private pupils, home educated students, child theatre actors as well as Year 10 - 13 students in secondary schools. I am an examiner for GCSE Maths, GCSE Statistics, Business Studies BTEC, GCSE and IGCSE for Edexcel, AQA and Cambridge. I was a Controlled Assessment Advisor for AQA Exam Board and currently am a Standards Verifier and Examiner for BTEC Business as well as a Team Leader for Edexcel for Standards Verifier and a Lead Standards Verifier for BTEC.
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Qualifications:
MA in Education, Edge Hill University (2016). BSc Mathematics, The Open University (1995). PGCE Business Education, University of the West of England (1986). BA International Business, Northumbria University (1986).
Ahmad Nawaz  G
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Qualified and experienced Physics and Maths Teacher with over seven years of experience teaching in the Independent sector. Examiner experience for IGCSE across all major exam boards. Teaches Maths and Physics from Key Stage 3 to GCSE and A-Level; also Further Maths at A-Level. Previous experience includes teaching science and physics to primary and high school students in Pakistan.
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Qualifications:
MSc Physics, University of Sargodha Pakistan (2017). BEd Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad (2020).
Bethany H
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Hello there! I have experience successfully leading my own KS2 class (qualified June 2022). I am currently teaching alongside tutoring, aspiring to broaden my online and offline experience. I specialise in English and am passionate about Maths - arithmetic and reasoning. With teaching being my full-time job, I understand the needs of all learners and am able to find the best approach to supporting your child. I am modern, interactive and flexible - seeking to make learning fun and memorable but also meaningful.
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Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status. BA (Hons) Primary English Education, Edge Hill University (2022).
Nick C
£48.20 to £50.20 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

I have taught Mathematics at the University of Bolton for around thirty years, designing and presenting courses in mathematics at various levels from the most elementary to final honours. My commitment is to excellence in teaching, achieving the best lecturer award in the School. One-to-one tuition offered with genuine care, enthusiasm and a strong subject knowledge can, by being tailored to individual needs, make a real positive difference. I offer support with GCSE, including GCSE Further Maths, as well as A level Maths and Further Maths (Pure and Mechanics only), aiming to clarify specific areas where the student has most difficulties thereby increasing confidence and, most of all, enjoyment of the subject. More can be found by copying and pasting the URL below into your browser: https://mathsatbolton.wordpress.com/current-staff/dr-nick-clarke/
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Qualifications:
PhD Applied Mathematics, CNAA (now Manchester Metropolitan University) (1992). BSc (Hons) Mathematics, CNAA (now Manchester Metropolitan University) (1981).
Girolama N
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Experienced teacher of Maths and Further Maths, with 12years of experience teaching in universities and secondary schools. Provides Maths tuition from Key Stage 3 through to GCSE and A level, across all the major Exam Boards. Provides Maths support for GCSE resits students, adult learners and undergraduate students.Very patient and empathetic towards the varied needs of each student. Focused on building confidence and providing regular support to improve grades.
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Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Mathematics, Sunderland University (2019). PhD in Mathematics, University of Ferrara (2011). BA (Hons) Mathematics, University of Bari (2006).
Mick L
£46.90 to £48.20 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Qualified and experienced (10 years in mainstream and 14 years in SEN/SEMH settings) teacher of Maths and ICT. Currently Head of Maths at an SEN school. Vast experience teaching students with Dyslexia, ADHD, Autistic Spectrum, School Anxiety and Asperger's. Teaches Maths from Key Stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE to A level. Teaches Computing and ICT through to GCSE and IGCSE. Supports Functional Skills, Numeracy and Adult Tuition. Master of Education from Newcastle 2006. NPQSL in 2017.
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MEd, University of Newcastle (2006). BSc (Hons) Information Technology and Education, University of Sunderland (1999).
Aliyah A
£40.00 to £48.00 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Every child deserves an adult excited about teaching as much as they are about learning. I love teaching and ensure that whatever I teach is fun and interactive. I take my time to plan lessons that I know are engaging. As a newly qualified teacher, I am able to use the most recent ways of learning to adapt my teaching styles to suit all learners. My love for education is shown through my hard work and preparation for every single lesson that I teach.
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Qualified Teacher Status. Primary Teaching, Leeds Trinity University (2024). Criminology with Psychology, Leeds Beckett University (2022).
Michelle K
£40.20 to £46.20 ph

Online GCSE Tutor

Greetings! I am a qualified teacher and dedicated SENDCo, devoted to empowering vulnerable children through tailored education. With a decade of teaching spanning primary and secondary levels, my expertise creates enriching learning environments. My international experience across the UAE and Europe enriches my global outlook on education. My passion lies in crafting interactive lessons that inspire and engage. By fostering active participation, I aim to instil a lifelong love for learning in my students. My background as an examiner for Year 6 SATs in Mathematics and English equips me to prepare students effectively while grasping curriculum objectives. As a SENDCo, my commitment to inclusivity drives me to provide personalized support, ensuring every student thrives. With proactive professional development, I am dedicated to refining my skills and nurturing student growth.
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Qualifications:
National Award for Special Educational Needs Coordination, City of Sunderland University (ongoing). PGCE with QTS, City of Sunderland University (2014). BA (Hons) English Literature, City of Sunderland University (2013).

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Tuition with a qualified GCSE teacher at your home in Cockermouth costs from £46 ph. Online tuition with a qualified GCSE teacher costs from £40 ph. Create your own small tuition group and GCSE tuition costs from £17.50 ph.

Because we only ever work with qualified and experienced GCSE teachers in Cockermouth, you will always get a highly experienced teacher who is safe, reliable and up to speed with the current curriculum and exam requirements. There is no excellent learning without excellent teaching, and our GCSE teachers are expected to teach in a way that inspires and motivates. We have over 20,000 talented teachers providing tuition, chosen for their broad range of experience, professionalism, academic specialisms, passion, and dedication to their students. We only ever offer qualified teachers as tutors, as we believe professional teachers provide the highest quality of tuition.

Location
Home Tuition: Involves a GCSE tutor coming to your home in Cockermouth to provide one-on-one instruction. This offers convenience as you don't need to travel. Online Tuition: This can take place anywhere with an internet connection. Small Group Tuition: Typically with between 2 to 4 children, and often occurs in a physical location such as your home, though it can also be online.

Individual Attention
Home Tuition: Offers the highest level of individual attention, as the GCSE tutor focuses solely on one student. Online Tuition: Still allows for one-to-one attention, but it may be slightly less personal than home tuition due to potential distractions. Small Group Tuition: Offers less individual attention as the GCSE tutor must divide their time and attention among multiple students.

Cost
Home Tuition: This tends to be more expensive because it involves one-on-one teaching, and the GCSE tutor is required to travel to your home, in Cockermouth. Online Tuition: Often more affordable than home tuition as your GCSE tutor does not need to travel but may still cost more than small group tuition. Small Group Tuition: Generally, this is the most cost-effective option, as the costs are shared among several families.

Flexibility
Home Tuition: Offers flexibility in terms of scheduling and curriculum, as your GCSE tutor will only be working with your child. Online Tuition: Provides flexibility in terms of location and may offer a wider selection of GCSE tutors. Small Group Tuition: Lessons will be more difficult to schedule as lesson times will have to fit in with other families.

Interaction
Home Tuition: Offers in-person interaction, which can be beneficial for students who learn better through face-to-face communication. Online Tuition: Provides interaction through video conferencing tools and chat, which can be engaging but may not suit everyone's learning style. Small Group Tuition: Allows for peer interaction, which can benefit collaborative learning and discussions.

The choice between home, online, or small group GCSE tuition in Cockermouth depends on your preferences, budget, and the student's specific educational needs. Each option has advantages and disadvantages, so it's essential to consider these factors when deciding.
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