Tutors

What is XYZ tutor?

XYZ tutor is a website where students and tutors can meet, exchange resources and learn privately, anywhere and anytime.

What are the qualifications to become a tutor?

  • a. Possess strong content knowledge in any subject at the level you wish to tutor.
  • b. Show the ability to explain concepts to people of a variety of ages within our online environment.
  • c. For most subjects, an applicant must be a College Sophomore or Higher or have graduated from an accredited University in order to proceed with the application process.

Can this be a full time job?

Most tutors work a few hours a week to supplement their income while others work more hours per week.

Why should i sign up a s tutor?

Check out the reason:

  • a. Work from home or any comfortable area as long as you have your laptop with you.
  • b. You don't have to find new students. New students find you. Everyone now has computer and internet.
  • c. You don’t need to advertise; we advertise for you through Google, Yahoo, and other major search engines.
  • d. Show your experience and skills as a tutor.
  • e. Send your application to multiple companies under your request.
  • f. Create a free profile.
  • g. Check different job postings.
  • h. Flexible hours of work: Work when it's convenient for you and arrange your schedule accordingly.
  • i. Set your own price.
  • j. Make a difference. Whenever you tutor a student, no matter how brief, you have a positive impact on their life.
  • K. From time to time, we also give away FREE educational games and toys to our tutors. These make great educational gifts for your students, to reward them for a great effort they demonstrated during a tutoring session. And of course, if you sign up for a full year, you receive a great gift.

I have just applied to become a new tutor with XYZ tutor. How long will it take for my application to be approved?

Applications will generally take 24 hours to be reviewed. You will receive a confirmation email once you have been approved to be a tutor with us. If you do not see the confirmation email in your email inbox, please check your SPAM folder and add info@xyztutor.com and no-reply@xyztutor.com to your address book to ensure you are able to receive all emails.

Can I discontinue my membership for a while then renew it again?

Yes, you can, BUT it is not a good idea and not good practice! The reason for this is, that parents and students want to see your name up there on our website at all times. That way they know that you are a steady tutor on our website and they can trust you. When they see that your name is not always up there, and that you 'come and go' and you are a 'seasonal' tutor, then they think you are not good enough for their child or for themselves.

How much are tutors paid?

Tutoring with XYZTutor.com is an opportunity to earn extra income. Tutors are paid every month, and pay is based on the subjects tutored and the number of hours tutored. We also offer bonuses, performance incentives and opportunity for growth.

How can I earn XYZ tutor Rewards points?

With the XYZtutor Rewards program, you can earn points for completing your profile or referring new students and tutors. You can redeem your points for cash or great prizes! Mish good idea? like COOP over here .. lol

How do I prepare for a tutoring session?

This is up to you, but we do have several suggestions. First, talk to the student in advance of the lesson. If time permits, try to obtain a copy of the relevant textbook, course syllabus, etc. The hardest tutoring session to prepare for is the first one with a new learner. For follow-up tutoring sessions, you will know exactly what's expected and preparation will be easier.

How do I reply to an opportunity?

Once you have signed in to your account, select Tutoring Jobs from the main menu. If you find a suitable opportunity on this page, simply apply. Alternatively, you may enter a subject you tutor to perform a search for interested students.

If I'm unable to tutor a student who inquires, can I refer the student to another tutor?

Yes, but only if that tutor is in the XYZ tutor network.

How can I receive text message alerts from XYZtutor on my mobile phone?

If you are interested in receiving immediate updates by text message anytime a student emails you, sign up for text message alerts. We need to have this



Students

Is online tutoring safe?

If One question we often hear from parents regarding online tutoring is "what about safety". It's a good question. The good news is that online tutoring is extremely safe, or perhaps safer, than face to face tutoring. Online tutoring lessons are recorded. This option would always allow the parents to monitor the Lessons; it ensures 100% safety as well. Providing tools for parents & students to record all Lessons for use as a study tool for future review and to allow parents to see what their children are learning.

Who are XYZ tutors?

XYZ tutors are screened according to their background qualification and experience. XYZtutor.com is so confident that you will enjoy your experience that we offer your first hour of tutoring risk-free.

How do I find a tutor using XYZtutor.com?

To find a tutor with XYZTutor.com, simply fill the application in request a tutor, or proceed to find a tutor where you will see a list of all tutors who match your criteria. Click on a tutor's name to learn more and to contact the tutor directly.

I need instruction in a subject that you do not seem to offer. What do I do?

If your search comes up empty, don’t worry. Email us at info@xyztutor.com and we will help you find a qualified tutor

How much does tutoring cost?

Tutors set their own rate depending on experience and cost of living considerations. Payment can be made on an hourly basis.

May I meet with a tutor for an interview free of charge?

In order to meet with a XYZtutor.com, you must first add billing information to your account. Please note that no charges will occur until after a lesson takes place.

When and how do I make payment?

The easiest method of payment is by credit or debit card via XYZtutor’s secure website. Once you have found a suitable tutor, just enter your credit/debit card information through your XYZtutor.com account. As soon as XYZtutor.com receives and verifies your billing information, you will be able to set up the first lesson with your tutor. You may also pay for lessons by sending money order directly to XYZtutor.com corporate office.

Are there different payment plans or discounts available?

Yes, many of our customers purchase a tutoring credit package and enjoy discounts of 5-15%. For more information contact us by email info@xyztutor.com

Why do I have to add a credit card before I can exchange phone numbers with tutors?

This provides XYZtutors.com with a means of collecting payment for tutoring lessons after they occur. Your credit card information will be encrypted in our database for added security, and charges will only be made at your discretion or after a tutor submits a lesson review.

Am I permitted to pay the tutor cash?

No, all payment must be made through XYZtutor.com. We thank you in advance for your cooperation with this policy.

Can I cancel a lesson I have reserved before?

Sure if the cancellation is 24 hours before the lesson time.

Will my money be refunded?

No but the money will be kept for your next lesson