Are you thinking of becoming a private tutor? We the owners of Home Tutors Directory began tutoring in the summer of 1993 and 1994 upon the completion of our degrees After each working for four years in academic research, we started a business in private tuition specialising in GCSE Science and A Level Biology and Chemistry.
Because of this we would like to share some of our expertise with you to enable you to start work as a successful private tutor. Alternatively this guide can help exsisting tutors on how to improve their tutoring service so it will go from strength to strength. This is only a guideline but we hope it will help you. This guide is primarily targeted at those wishing to offer academic tutoring, however most of the guide applies equally well to those of you wishing to tutor non-academic/vocational subjects such as alternative therapies etc.
Regardless of whether you are currently a full time or part time private tutor, new to tutoring, or are considering setting up a new private tuition service or home tutoring business, we hope that you find the tutoring tips helpful
If you are interested in viewing further articles, based on our tutoring experiences, you may wish to visit Home Tutors Directory resources page for further reading
Currently in the UK there are no minimum or maximum qualifications that a home teacher requires to offer a private tutoring service. However a minimum requirement sought by most tutoring agencies is a foundation degree or HND if you wish to provide tuition for academic subjects.
There are several categories of individuals who generally provide home tuition including the following
By Jayne Thomas Co-founder of Home Tutors Directory
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Lecturer with B.Com and MSc degrees who is UK qualified. I teach Economics, Econometrics & Business for Degree, Undergraduate, A-Level & IB exams. I offer Exam guidance as well as Dissertation/ Assignment writing.
I have over 20 years of experience in primary and adult education. My specialist areas are creative writing, GCSE English and primary skills in Maths and English. I take a positive and patient approach to learning, encouraging my pupils to develop to their highest ability. The pupils I have tutored have all achieved higher results than their predicted grades. There is never just one way to learn, I aim to find the best approach for each individual student and allow them to improve their skills.
I am a specialist teacher of English and Maths, working with students who have attendance or behavioural problems and also helping learners who lack confidence.
I am an experienced Dyslexia Tutor/Mentor helping and supporting people to develop and improve reading, writing, spelling, social/life skills. I am also a children's mindfulness teacher/coach specialising in teaching stress management/relaxation.
I am a fully qualified and experienced teacher and tutor of Mathematics & Physics up to A level and general science to GCSE. I tutor full-time on-line using Zoom, Teams, etc.,. Enhanced DBS certificate updated yearly. Simple, tried and trusted methods used to create a confident, happy student who will be successful. Both home and international students are made very welcome.
I have 35+ years experience in teaching Maths and Physics in a range of different school and college environments as well as individually. I have taught pupils from the age of 10 upwards which includes those of secondary age and mature students.
Hi my name is Alex and I teach Science and Chess:
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- Over 8 years teaching experience!
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- Graduated from the University of Leicester studying Medical Genetics.
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My name is Ed and I have been teaching Mathematics for 20 years in UK and overseas schools. I currently work in a top independent school and have a number of private tutees as well as being an examiner for IGCSE and A-Level exam boards.
I've over 20 years of tutoring experience, have a postgraduate certificate in Teaching Adult Dyslexic Learners in Further and Higher Education and extensive experience in delivering specialist study skills support to university students.