Established in 2011, The Tutor Website
is an online directory of private tutors in the UK, while also providing practical advice on the private tuition industry to parents, students and tutors through a series of blog articles, teaching resources and publications.
CHOOSING THE CORRECT TUTOR
Access to the site is free for anyone looking for a tutor, while tutors can advertise through The Tutor Website
for a small fee. To search for a tutor in your area go to Find A Tutor, where each region and town is listed, and each tutor provides a short biography to give you an idea of their skills and character. The Tutor Website
is very conscientious about vetting, CRB Checks and child safety, and offers a lot of advice about all of the safety regulations to help put your mind at ease. Should you have any concerns, you might want to take a look at the advice for parents on private tuition
HOW TO BECOME A TUTOR
If you would like to sign up as a tutor with The Tutor Website
, the procedure is very simple and completely FREE for your first year on the site (a charge will be applied at your first annual renewal date). Simply follow the instructions, fill in an application form (making sure you have all of the relevant safety checks under your belt) and await the enquiries. However, do be aware that The Tutor Website
are only really looking to advertise tutors that have been educated to degree level, or are in their final year of a degree. There are plenty of articles and advice on how to become a private tutor in the UK
, so perhaps have a read through these before you take the plunge.
ALL OF THE INFORMATION REQUIRED
For parents considering a private tutor, or for those interested in translating their skills into tutoring, The Tutor Website
will be an invaluable and informative guide, and should see you fixed up with the perfect tutor in no time!
4 July 2012