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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I can tutor either in person at my home in SE4, or online on the ZOOM platform. I have much experience in online tuition. I am an English tutor with a first class honors degree, as well as holding PGCE and CELTA qualifications. I offer GCSE, IGCSE and Key Stage 3 English.
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 am a native speaker, qualified French and Spanish teacher with an MA in English and a PGCE in French / EFL. I have over 20 years experience of teaching students of all ages and abilities in schools.
I am an Economics and Business lecturer and tutor with almost 40 years' experience. I feel my strengths are being able to work with tutees to make the subjects both interesting and understandable, in order to help them achieve their full potential.
I have been a private tutor for 10 years now; after 20 years of teaching in secondary schools in Burnley, and supply teaching in primary and secondary schools. I have a B. Ed. in Business Studies and a Post Graduate Diploma in Special Needs Education
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.
The services I could offer include explaining academic concepts to the tutees using simple, everyday language and relating it to its application in the real world as well as helping with exam preparation by working through past examination papers.
Just 2 Imagine Tutors provides expert online tuition for English and Maths. We are two passionate and experienced online tutors offering engaging, personalised, one-to-one and small group tutoring. We cover primary, SATS, 11+, GCSE and A Levels.
What makes us unique? We are both outstanding teachers with excellent subject knowledge and curriculum understanding. Our lessons are customised to the needs of our students. We have tutored privately for ten years in both the UK and US.
Chemistry up to A level. Science subjects primary level.