Terms and Conditions
These terms and conditions are designed to be brief and understandable and hopefully will help avoid any misunderstanding.
Bookings are either made for an agreed Weekly Hourly Tutor Session for a Term or a Bi-Weekly Hourly Tutor Session for a Term. When making a booking, or continuing tuition into the next Term, you are agreeing to attend and pay for the Weekly or Bi-weekly Hourly Tutor Session for the whole of that Term. The Term dates are published on the Accelerate Tuition website or notified to you in advance.
One off tutor sessions can be agreed during holidays and weekends and these are mutually agreed in advance.
Each Term typically covers 5 to 7 weeks are linked to local secondary school half term periods. (Term Dates
Weekly Hourly Tutor Sessions
Tutor sessions can be provided either online or face to face in the tutor room. We reserve the right from time to time to move any face to face to online only although these will be keep to a minimum.
GCSE students are usually tutored weekly for one hour after school on Mondays to Fridays at the following times:
3.45pm to 4.45pm (this is reserved for Group Tuition)
4.50pm to 5.50pm
5.55pm to 6.55pm
7pm to 8pm
A level students can be tutored weekly or bi weekly for one hour during the school day on Mondays to Fridays, with session times agreed in advance to fit in with free periods during the school day. It is up to the pupils and parents to notifiy their school of this arrangement in advance of the tutor session. A level students can be tutored afer school on Monday to Fridays by agreement, however there is an addtional charge of £5 per hour for one to one tuition if this option is taken up, with the exception of Friday 7pm to 8pm.
Fees and Invoicing
GCSE students are charged £40 per hour for one to one tuition and £30 per hour per student for group tuition.
A-level studends are also charged £40 per hour for one to one tuition and £30 per hour per student for group tuition, however there is an addtional charge of £5 per hour for one to one tuition if A level students opt for a tutor session on a Monday to Friday after school, with the exception of Friday 7pm to 8pm.
The tuition fees are invoiced at the end of the month for the number of tutor sessions that you have agreed to attend in that month, whether you have attended the sessions or not. If the fees are amended, this will only happen at the start of a half termly period and you will be given a minimum of 30 day’s notice of a change.
Payment of invoices should be made within 7 days of the invoice date by bank transfer to the following bank account:
Account name: Accelerate Tuition
Account Number: 33423239
Sort Code: 20-74-05
If payment is not made on time, your booking for the Weekly Hourly Tutor Session or Bi-Weekly Hourly Tutor Session can be cancelled and offered to someone on the waiting list.
In making a booking you are agreeing to pay for the whole of the Term, regardless of whether the agreed Weekly Hourly Tutor Session or Bi-Weekly Hourly Tutor Session is attended or not.
It is not possible to rearrange non attended sessions.
All non-attended sessions will be invoiced in the month it was scheduled to take place.
2021/2022 Term Dates
The dates for each term are as follows:
6th September 2021 to 22nd October 2021
1st November 2021 to 17th December 2021
4th January 2022 to 11th February 2022
21st February 2022 to 1st April 2022
19th April 2022 to 27th May 2022, excluding Bank Holiday on 2nd May 2022
6th June 2022 to 22nd July 2022