I know it's not permitted to give out details of actual tutors but I am finding it impossible to prep my daughter without help and only have a few months now, was wondering if anyone could PM me with details if they know of anyone good with vacancies, I've booked my daughter in for a practise exam but thats not going to be enough, I have limited time to work with her and she doesn't always co-operate, a tutor for an hour a week with a bit of homework would be ideal. It's such an unfair system, only people who know the right people can succeed, not necessarily the most clever children. We try to keep the forum as safe as possible - we don't allow tutors to be openly recommended, because it attracts posts with fake recommendations ('dodgy' advertising solely designed to solicit business on the internet).
It is also not unknown for unscrupulous competitors to 'plant' posts seeking to denigrate the opposition!
Genuine recommendations from forum members by PM only (private message) are permitted - but be aware of the possibility that someone who appears to be a 'helpful parent' offering advice may not be all they seem! There could be an ulterior motive.
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However, we have many long standing members (check carefully the date of joining and number of posts) who make a very valuable contribution to the forum. If you receive a private recommendation from one of them, it could be worth considering.
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