How much will I earn with TutorTime?
Tutoring rates start at $66/hr depending on the tutor’s experience and subject area, download the app and create a profile for free here.
Where will I tutor?
You can deliver your tutorial online or in person, many tutors deliver lessons at the student’s residence or in a public library.
What do I wear to a tutorial?
Please dress in smart casual attire. We request that you do not wear thongs, ripped jeans, midriffs or beach wear.
Is the tutoring only for HSC students?
At TutorTime, you can teach at all levels between K-12, university and adult education. Our tutors come from different backgrounds, they can be university students, NESA accredited teachers, musicians, language teachers, sports coaches, surfers, people teaching their passions, artists, university professors. Download the app to find out more.
What is an ABN, do I need one?
An Australian Business Number (ABN) is a unique 11 digit number that identifies your business to the government and community. You’ll need a valid ABN to become a TutorTime tutor, but it is simple to get-click on the link here-it will only take a few minutes to register!
Do I need any qualifications?
You have to be enrolled at university or hold a qualification. If you have deferred uni you can also join our team just let us know what course you have differed from. You’ll also need a valid Working With Children Number (WWCC), an Australian Business Number (ABN) along with a reference.
How do I get paid?
You’ll be paid on the same you work every single day, simply fill in your bank details to your profile, and we’ll pay you straight after you fulfil your lesson. Cool right?
When do I start?
You can start when it suits you, and you can work as often or as little as you want. You are your own boss-how good is that!
How often will I get work?
Depending on the level, subject, and your delivery location, you’ll get a variety of booking frequency. Our frequently booked tutors teach up to 10 tutorials a week on average. But you teach what suits you depending on your schedule.
How do I cancel a job?
We understand things can change, so cancelling a job sometimes happens. Try to give as much notice as you can but if you need to cancel a job, just tap on cancel job in the app next to your booking and it is as simple as that!
What do I do if my student doesn’t show up or is not home when I arrive?
When a student doesn’t show up or is not home ready for your tutorial. Try to get in touch and let them know you are ready to start tutoring. If you can’t get in contact, it’s usually best to wait for 15 minutes; and if they fail to show up, you can start and end your job; you will get paid in accordance with our contract.
What do I do if my student cancels?
If your student cancels within 24 hours of the tutorial booking time you will be paid automatically on cancellation. If your booking is cancelled with more than 24 hours notice you will not be paid but your booking time will become available again for someone else to potentially book you.
What do I do if a parent asks to book me without using the TutorTime App?
Please tell them you are under contract, as are they, and you cannot do this unless they want to pay fine!
Do I get holiday pay and sick pay?
You are your own boss and are basically running your own business under your ABN. We are a booking platform and not your employer, so no, you don’t get holiday pay or sick pay.
Can I follow my students on social media?
No, it is not appropriate. If they request that you do, please decline.
What is your policy on child protection?
All our tutors hold a current WWCN that is linked to TutorTime.We report all child protection issues directly to the police.