Why volunteer?

Our tutors are first-rate volunteers with a teaching backgrounds or subject specialism who use their skills and experiences to maximise students' chances of success.

By taking part in Get Further, you can make a real difference - young people with GCSE English and maths are more likely to stay in education, go on to study higher level qualifications, secure better-paid jobs and progress in work later on.

At the same time, you will keep your teaching skills up-to-date and enhance your CV, by broadening your skillset.

You will join a movement of Get Further volunteers and build networks, while giving something back.

Volunteer Form

Volunteer as a Teacher with Get Further

  • Note, we generally require our tutors to either have a PGCE (or equivalent teaching qualification), a degree or a B grade (or above) at A Level (or equivalent) in the subject they wish to tutor. English or maths-related A Level subjects are also considered, such as: history, politics or sociology (for English tutors) and physics, chemistry and economics (for maths tutors).
  • Some of our students may struggle to travel so we ask that you be as flexible as possible.

Requirements:

Minimum commitment of an hour a week for 12 weeks

If successful, you will need to undergo a DBS check.

If you are ready to volunteer, fill in the form below.

If you would like further information, please reach out to us via our contact page.