Action Tutoring

Action Tutoring unlocks the potential of children and young people who are facing disadvantage. We are tackling the attainment gap head-on by forging partnerships with schools nationwide. Our trained volunteer tutors are empowered to enable pupils to make meaningful academic progress, opening doors to future opportunities.

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Volunteer Tutor - English or Maths

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            'Action  Tutoring  unlocks  the  potential  of  children  and  young  people  who  are  facing  disadvantage.  We  are  tackling  the  attainment  gap  head-on  by  forging  partnerships  with  schools  nationwide.  Our  trained  volunteer  tutors  are  empowered  to  enable  pupils  to  make  meaningful  academic  progress,  opening  doors  to  future  opportunities.  ',
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