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The Access Project

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The Access Project, an Education charity, that supports disadvantaged young people 14-18 through an in-school programme of support as well as tuition provided by students and professionals to support.

The Access Project Volunteering Roles

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

The Access Project, an education charity, supports disadvantaged young people to progress to university. We are looking for undergraduates, postgraduates, staff, and alumni who would be able to tutor a young person aged 14-18, online, 1 hour a week in term-time Autumn 2021- Summer 2022 to support them with their academic studies.

Currently Active Volunteering Roles:

  • Volunteer Tutor (Online):
  • Support a young person in a school subject to achieve the GCSE / A level grades they deserve and to fulfil their potential.
  • Inspire, motivate and raise aspirations towards higher education and the world of work.
  • Students supported by The Access Project typically achieve a grade higher at GCSE and are four times more likely than their peers to progress to a top-third ranked university.

No prior experience necessary, full training included with start dates through the autumn term.

Interested? You’ll need to:

  • Either be currently studying for an undergraduate degree or have an undergraduate degree/equivalent professional qualification.
  • Either have an A Level subject you wish to tutor at GCSE (grade B or above) or an undergraduate degree or be studying in a subject you wish to tutor at A level.
  • Be able to spare 1 hour a week in school term time over the next academic year to tutor (starting Sept/Oct 2021), plus 30 mins a week preparation time.

For information and how to apply, click the ' Send me application details' button.

  • Your CampusCambridge, Peterborough, Distance Learner, Chelmsford, Online and At Home
  • InterestsBefriending and Mentoring, Children and Youth, Education
  • FrequencyOn-Going