Volunteer tutor (maths or English)

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Volunteer tutor (maths or English)

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Children from lower-income families are less likely to achieve academically than their better-off peers. Action Tutoring is a charity that works to level the playing field by empowering pupils to make meaningful academic progress, and opening doors to future opportunities.

 As a volunteer, you’ll:

  • Work with 1-3 pupils to improve their English and maths, either in-person or online

  • Commit to a 10-20 week programme for one hour at the same time each week

  • Support either primary and/or secondary school-aged pupils

  • Use our tutor workbooks to shape your weekly sessions

Where can I volunteer?

Face-to-face opportunities are available in Birmingham, Bristol, Merseyside, Newcastle, Nottingham, Sheffield, London and Sussex. You can tutor online from anywhere in England, Scotland and Wales. 

Please note we cannot currently accept volunteers who live outside the UK or are under 18. Our programmes run during term time, and you can sign up at any time throughout the year.

What support will I get?

  • Training (a two-hour induction session)

  • In-session support from your Programme Coordinator

  • Lesson plans with additional online resources

  • Travel expenses up to £5 per session

  • A free DBS check

How it increases happiness

Tutoring with us increases happiness because:

  • you are supporting pupils to make meaningful academic progress

  • you are able to meet new people

  • working with young people is good fun

  • you are able to gain new skills and knowledge

  • it is a rewarding experience

Steps to complete the task

If you enjoy working with young people and are passionate about educational equality, you can make a tangible difference by volunteering for just an hour a week!

Sign up today -  https://www.actiontutoring.org.uk/get-involved/volunteer

The application takes 15 minutes to complete and you will hear back from us within 1-2 business days. 

Still not quite sure?

Why not join a 15-minute information session where one of our friendly team can answer your questions directly - www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/action-tutoring-50582565643
Or, apply now and read our FAQs - https://actiontutoring.org.uk/faq/

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