Case Studies: Full Time

As well as conducting customised recruitment processes for each Client enquiry, our ability to innovate in the tutoring market has set us apart from other high-end tutoring companies. Tutors International supplies elite tutors onboard yachts and superyachts. We’ve recruited micro-school coordinators in the Puerto-Rican mountains, specialist SEN tutors, and academic-vocational hybrid tutors.

This highly specialist service, tailored approach, and exclusive client base earned Tutors International the epithet, ‘the Dom Perignon of tutoring companies’ (The Good Schools Guide). TI Tutors and Clients alike have shared why we are deserving of this title.

Here you can read through some case studies of exemplary private tuition that we have assigned all over the world:

Charente

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Boy (13)
Problems
After School
Background
This family were relocating to France to renovate their home there and needed a bilingual French/English Tutor for their son who was unable to join the local French school.
Outcome
In addition to home-schooling the boy, the Tutor was also expected to teach his mother French and to help his two younger sisters with their school homework.

Beijing

Delivery
Full Time, Short Term
Students
Boy (13)
Problems
After School
Background
A Tutor was first sought for this boy while he was being schooled for a year in China, to make sure that he would be able to reintegrate into his old school upon his return.
Outcome
The Client was so pleased with the Tutor we supplied that they asked the Tutor to stay on once the boy returned to his home in DC.

Amsterdam

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Girl (10)
Problems
After School
Background
Girl had fallen behind through undiagnosed dyslexia, accidents and illness and needed to be prepared for entry to an excellent IB school across all subjects.
Outcome
The girl was accepted to the International School of choice in Amsterdam and the last we heard she was doing very well.

Verbier

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Boy (17)
Problems
Instead of School, Unhappy at School
Background
The boy had been expelled from his excellent school in Beijing and had a poor GPA. He had ambitious academic plans which appeared to be utterly untenable.
Outcome
Tutors International managed a comprehensive home-schooling solution. The young man graduated with a 4.2 GPA just a year later, and passed four AP exams at grade 5. He opted to delay his College application for a year and was accepted to the top 4 high schools in the US for a PG year. He is now thriving.

Tenerife

Delivery
Full Time, Short Term
Students
Boy (6)
Problems
Instead of School, Unhappy at School
Background
Due to parental commitments, the boy had moved school frequently and had become unwilling to learn and was unsettled in the classroom.
Outcome
With the help of a Tutor the boy's natural inquisitiveness was revealed and he returned to school.

Surrey

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Boy (9)
Problems
Instead of School
Background
What started as a short term summer appointment supporting this mildly dyslexic boy on vacation in Turkey, soon turned into a full home-schooling role when it became evident to all just how much happier the boy was in the care of a Tutor.
Outcome
Now in its second year, there are plans to reintegrate the boy back into a new school and to keep the Tutor as after school support for the long term.

Stockport

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Girl (9), Girl (7)
Problems
Home Schooling, Instead of School
Background
Due to the sudden and unexpected closure of a small local school, this family decided to homeschool their daughters for the remainder of the school year. They wanted this time to be something special that the girls would look back on and treasure.
Outcome
The Tutor created an exciting and busy curriculum that took full advantage of the local resources while at the same time being academically rigorous. The Tutor was also able to make previously unliked subjects into favourites.

South Pacific

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Boy (4), Boy (5)
Problems
Home Schooling, Instead of School, Specialist Tuition, Travel
Background
We have done some amazing activities - a lot of which the adults decide to come on too! - horse riding along a beach; visiting an active volcano; hiking through jungles; climbing up waterfalls and visiting traditional villages to witness spirit dances and land-jumping etc. We were also really lucky to be on a deserted beach in New Caledonia when several sea snakes slithered ashore to lay their eggs! Pretty unique and the children loved it! J - The Tutor
Outcome
This was just one of the many accounts of the wonderful experiential and hands-on learning that travel and education can offer.

Sailing - Pacific

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Girl (11), Girl (10), Girl (8)
Problems
Instead of School, Travel
Background
This family planned to take a year to go sailing during which their daughters would be home-schooled aboard the yacht in preparation for entrance exams for the top London private girls’ schools.
Outcome
A teaching couple was appointed to make sure that all the subjects could be covered for all three girls in a way that complemented the learning environment without compromising educational rigour. All three girls were accepted to their first choice schools.

Sailing - Mediterranean

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Girl (11), Girl (10), Girl (8)
Problems
Instead of School, Travel
Background
This family planned to take a year to go sailing during which their daughters would be homeschooled aboard the yacht in preparation for entrance exams for the top London private girls’ schools.
Outcome
A teaching couple was appointed to make sure that all the subjects could be covered for all three girls in a way that complemented the learning environment without compromising educational rigour. All three girls were accepted to their first choice schools.

Pennsylvania

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Girl (12), Girl (2), Boy (10), Boy (8)
Problems
Home Schooling, Instead of School, Travel
Background
This US family wished to change their lifestyle and travel in Europe. This meant homeschooling their children, two of whom were dyslexic, while they travelled.
Outcome
The family were so impressed by the progress of their children out of traditional school that they retained the services of Tutors International for an additional two years after they returned.

Oxfordshire

Delivery
Full Time, Short Term
Students
Boy (15)
Problems
Home Schooling, Instead of School, Unhappy at School
Background
This young man attended a very well known private boarding school in England but was not doing well, and was off school for a term in the middle of his GCSE course.
Outcome
A Tutor was found who was able to teach the 9 GCSE subjects required during the period of homeschooling. The young man subsequently went on to achieve excellent GCSEs, 3 As at A level and is now at University.

Normandy

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Child
Problems
Home Schooling, Instead of School, Travel
Background
This highly academic child actor needed an excellent Tutor to maintain preparation for his GCSEs in 14 subjects while on set making a big budget film.
Outcome
Despite the challenges of working from a caravan and fitting around the filming schedule, the Tutor was able to help ensure that the boy passed all his exams with A* and A grades.

Newhaven

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Boy (8), Girl (6)
Problems
Home Schooling, Instead of School, Travel, Unhappy at School
Background
This family were disappointed with the quality of schooling on offer near their home and sought a Tutor to homeschool their children instead. This lifestyle choice also allowed the parents the freedom to travel for extended periods.
Outcome
The Tutor was able to create a superb curriculum for the children, taking advantage of the resources locally, whether in the US or travelling in Africa.

New Jersey

Delivery
Full Time
Students
Girl (6), Boy (7), Boy (3)
Problems
Home Schooling, Instead of School
Background
A full time private tutor was sought to homeschool three children of a high profile Client in New Jersey. The role required complete discretion, and had a particularly wide remit including several languages.
Outcome
The position was filled by a teaching couple who between them were able to offer all the required subjects.

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