Volunteer Tutors needed!

Action Tutoring are looking for volunteers to tutor during the Autumn and Spring terms for an hour a week for 6-8 weeks. Action Tutoring work with schools across London- in some schools the tuition takes place on Saturday mornings starting at 10am, in other schools the programme runs during the week after school. Action Tutoring can find a school that will best fit your schedule, and will be most convenient for you to travel to.

You can volunteer to tutor in either English, Maths or Science. A short training session will be provided, as well as resources to help you tutor, including past papers, sample answers and tips on tutoring.

Our next round of 6-8 week programmes start in late April and include the following

  • Bethnal Green Academy, Bethnal Green. Saturdays, 10-11am
  • City of London Academy, Bermondsey. Wednesdays 3:15-4:15pm (Maths Only)
  • Conisborough College, Lewisham. Saturdays, 10-11.30am (6 sessions only)
  • Eastside Young Leaders Academy, Forest Gate. Wednesdays, 5-6pm
  • Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School, Angel. Wednesdays, 8.45-10.25am
  • Ian Mikardo High School, Bromley-by-Bow. Mondays, 11am-12:30pm (Maths Only)
  • Lambeth Academy, Clapham. Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30pm (Maths Only)
  • Lambeth Academy, Clapham Common. Fridays, 3:15-4:15pm (Science Only)
  • Northumberland Park School, Tottenham. Tuesdays, during school day (Maths Only)
  • Prendergast Ladywell Fields College, Ladywell. Wednesdays (Maths Only)
  • Saint Gabriel's College, Camberwell. Wednesdays, 3-4pm, Maths & English, starting April 30th
  • Riverley Primary School, Leyton. Wednesday Mornings. Maths & English - Primary School
  • Programme- Year 6 pupils
  • Riverley Primary School, Leyton. Saturday Mornings. Maths & English - Primary School
  • Programme- Year 6 pupils
  • One day sessions (9am-3pm):
  • Battersea Park School, May 7th (English)
  • Battersea Park School, June 6th (Maths)
  • Lambeth Academy, June 6th (Maths)
  • Lambeth Academy, June 12th (Maths)
  • Easter Revision (9:30am-12:30):
  • Battersea Park School, 16th & 17th April (English) 14th & 15th April (Maths)

Action Tutoring recruits volunteers to tutor pupils in schools across London, developing partnerships with schools and providing training for all volunteers. 2-1 tutoring within schools, to pupils on the C/D borderline in English, Maths or Science. Volunteers normally visit schools for one hour a week, for 6-8 weeks.

This opportunity will enable you to improve existing skills and experiences as well as to enable you to improve your employability. This is also a great opportunity to get involved in your community, to make a difference and help others reach thier potential.

Volunteers should be educated to degree level and an A Level in the subject you are seeking to tutor in is usually required. Experience working with young people is helpful but not essential.

For more information and to apply click here.