Recruitment for private tutors in January 2018 needs to start now, announces Tutors International

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

Posted in: Education consultancy

Tutors International founder, Adam Caller, urged families this week to assess their January 2018 tutoring needs now in order to ensure availability and find a perfect match.

Whether for after school support, online exam prep, or a complete transition to full-time home education – at home or away – the best private tutors are always in high demand. In recent years, Tutors International has observed a boom in enquiries from families all over the world, keen to secure the perfect tutor for their individual needs, thanks to the growing global popularity of home education.

Adam Caller commented: “Now is the perfect time to assess tutoring needs for 2018. Even if families are not looking for full-time residential tutors, it still takes time and due diligence to find and recruit a talented educator that ticks every box, and availability is limited – particularly for sought-after tutors – no-matter how high the salary on offer. Rushing to secure a last-minute tutor can result in a poor match, and issues that could have a very real impact on a child’s education. There’s peace of mind in doing the legwork now to ensure the best outcome in advance. Most teachers will have already signed their contracts for September, as schools require at least a term’s resignation notice, and with schools closed over the summer holidays, getting references can be difficult. Therefore, tutor recruitment for January must begin now.”

More families every year are choosing to educate their children outside of the traditional classroom environment, for a variety of different reasons; from special educational needs, to family work and travel commitments. Families recognise the benefits of individualised learning, and the one-to-one mentoring, flexibility, and support that can be provided by a private tutor.

Mr Caller explained: “Children learn better when they have access to one to one attention, individualised curriculum, and a tutor who can recognise their strengths and talents and incorporate them into the academic experience. The best tutors are able to work with their environment, and their student, to create engaging lessons and learning activities that the child will enjoy, retain, and be stimulated by. The feedback we’ve had from our own clients attests to this, and we’ve seen students go on to win places at top universities and Ivy League schools with help from the care and attention of our tutors. The best outcomes always happen when the tutor has been carefully considered and individually matched with each client well in advance of their placement.”

UK-based Tutors International has offices in London, Hong Kong, and the US, and prides itself on its painstaking and thorough matching process. This commitment to due diligence has won the firm high praise from organisations such as The Good Schools Guide and Spear’s 500, as well as winning testimony from clients and tutors. Adam Caller invited families to get in touch to discuss individual needs and concerns, and assess all options for the January 2018 semester.

For more information on Tutors International, and the services it provides, visit www.tutors-international.com. To browse all international vacancies currently posted by Tutors International, and to submit an application, visit tutors-international.net.


• Tutors International provides an unparalleled tutoring service that matches the right tutor with the right child, in order for the student to fully reach their personal potential and academic excellence. Providing a service for children of all ages at different points in their educational journeys, Tutors International is a reputable tutoring company founded on a commitment to finding the perfect tutor to realise the specific goals and aspirations of each student. Private Tutors are available for residential full-time positions, after-school assistance, and homeschooling.

• Founded in 1999 by Adam Caller, Tutors International is a private company based in Oxford, a city renowned for academic excellence. Our select clientele receives a personally tailored service, with discretion and confidentiality guaranteed.