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I want to tutor

If you’re highly motivated and passionate about wanting to make a difference in young people's lives, you’ve come to the right place

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Welcome to Tutor Trust

We’re a proudly northern charity whose mission is to transform lives through tutoring. We believe in equity in education, regardless of postcode or background, so every young person can reach their potential.  

Our tutors deliver tutoring in English, maths and science to children and young people in primary and secondary schools. We work across Greater Manchester, West Yorkshire and Merseyside

Training to become a tutor with us is really rewarding; we’ll also support your professional development along the way and pay you generously for your hard work. 

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What tutoring looks like

Hear tutors, pupils, and teachers say what Tutor Trust tuition looks like

About the role

You'll empower young people to reach their potential in Maths, English or Science at primary and secondary level. Using our small-group model, you'll tutor no more than three pupils and therefore be able to focus on individualised learning needs.

Most of our tuition assignments last 15 school weeks, meaning you'll be able to make a noticeable impact over time with your students.

And just so you know, to tutor with us, you must be able to register as self-employed and be willing to undergo enhanced DBS and reference checks.

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Find out more about the role

Learn more here about eligibility, the application process, what tutoring looks like day-to-day and how you'll be supported by our team.

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Learn about our training

Our fantastic core training and ongoing support will make you confident from your very first tutoring session. Learn more about training here.

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Calculate how much you could earn

Working as a tutor for a charity doesn't mean working for free. We pay our tutors competitive rates. Use our calculator to estimate how much you could earn.

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Read tutors' real-life stories

Our tutors are consistently positive about their experiences working with us. Read their comments and explore some tutors' real-life experiences of working with Tutor Trust.

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Got a question you can't see answered anywhere on our site? Our friendly team are on hand for anything you may need. Use this form to get in touch.

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Joining us

Interested in tutoring? Here are the steps to becoming a tutor with us

Complete an online application form where you'll list your personal details, relevant experiences, and write a short personal statement. The application form should take 20-30 minutes to complete.

If your application is successful, you'll attend a 20-minute virtual interview where you'll meet some of the team, tell us why you want to become a tutor, and present two interview tasks which we'll have sent you in advance.

If you pass your interview, you'll join our tutor training programme, curated by our in-house team of qualified teachers, as they support you on how to plan and deliver impactful tuition. The content consists of 10-15 hours of online content spread over three-to-four weeks. 

We'll process your DBS and reference checks in the background so you should be able to go out into the classroom after your training.

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