FAQ

How does this site work?

For Parents

Visit the Find an Accredited Tutor page.  Here you can search for a tutor by entering the location, subject area, or level (e.g. primary, secondary, tertiary) and then clicking Search.  You will then be presented with tutors that match your search criteria.

For Tutors

Click here to apply for accreditation.  The accreditation process involves:

Click here for more information about the requirements for accreditation.

 

What is your child protection policy?

Click here to read Accredited Tutor’s child protection policy

 

 

Are all Accredited Tutors good tutors?

Accredited Tutor cannot provide any guarantee or claim that all Accredited Tutors are good tutors.  We verify that tutors have met the requirements of accreditation which include:

Students or parents of students have the opportunity to provide testimonials for accredited tutors, and tutors then have the option to display these testimonials on their public tutor profile.

 

 

How much does it cost to become an Accredited Tutor?

Please visit this More Information page which provides details of the minimum requirements and pricing involved in becoming an Accredited Tutor and renewing your tutor accreditation.

 

 

What are the Working with Children check requirements?

All accredited tutors must meet the working with children requirements in the state in which they provide tutoring services.

Click here for more information about Working with Children Checks or to apply.

 

 

 

What if I don’t satisfactorily pass the Working Children Check process in my state?

You cannot be an accredited tutor.  If you don’t agree with the outcome of your Working with Children Check you should contact the relevant child protection authority in your state to discuss the matter.

 

 

Do I have to be a teacher to be an Accredited Tutor?

No, you do not have to be a qualified teacher to be eligible to become an Accredited Tutor. Click here to read the Minimum Requirements for accreditation.