Support us to make private tuition affordable to all children.
Exam Star® is a Community Interest Company on a mission to make private tutoring affordable for all children, not just the privileged few.
Every Saturday from 12 noon-2PM we offer free one-to-one online homework help to primary and secondary school pupils in English, Maths and Sciences.
Additionally, From 5-7 PM, Monday-Friday we provide genuinely affordable online private tutoring services in all core subjects as well as French and 11+ exam preparation.
We are determined to assist parents and schools with the herculean task of supporting children’s learning; especially during the COVID 19 crisis. We want to benefit all primary and secondary school pupils and those from lower socio-economic backgrounds.
We are urgently looking for Volunteer Online Tutors in the following subjects:
11+ exam preparation
Tuition start time: 5 PM-7PM Monday-Friday
Duration: 4 hours per week
Key stages: KS1-KS4
What we are looking for in Online Tutors
Excellent communication skills
Ability to answer pupils’ questions and enable them to gain clarify in English, Maths, Science and/or French
Ability provide online tuition in their selected subject(s)
Ability to understands the resource constraints of a small social enterprise and is able to work with these.
Ability to abide to safeguarding/child protection regulations when delivering online tuition.
Making a difference
With your help we will be able to continue to deliver private online tuition to all pupils, not just for the privileged few. During the COVID 19 crisis it is even more crucial to offer personalised academic intervention which is affordable and universally accessible. Your help will be invaluable in developing pupils’ awareness of independent study methods and techniques and ultimately raising their educational aspirations as well as helping them feel more empowered to fulfil their academic potential.
You would become part of our small, friendly team and you will have the opportunity to use your time to make a real difference. You will also benefit as described below:
· gain valuable tutoring experience and enhance your cv
· enhance your communication, mentoring and planning skills
· grow in confidence and be a positive role model
· make a significant, lasting impact on pupils’ future
Additional application details: All volunteers must either possess a DBS certificate or be willing to obtain one.