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akan
01-08-2012, 04:54 PM
My application to become a tutor at Tutor.com was recently turned down at the "mock session" stage of the application process for repeatedly rescheduling my appointments (I could never find the time to prepare). I had always rescheduled them with a bad conscience but came to believe anyway that it was causing no real trouble. This week, however, I was unexpectedly informed that due to "last-minute" cancellations of my appointments my application was turned down (though generally I cancelled the day or night before the appointment date).

It appears, now, that I cannot even start up a new account and try again, because the applications are streamed through identity (SS#). Is there anything I can do? I wonder if it might be possible to have the decision withdrawn after a certain waiting period?

Does anyone here has an answer? I would write to the staff again, but I think they must be quite sick of me.


summer868707
01-10-2012, 02:30 PM
Mine was rejected for trying and failing to many initial subject tests. I also thought that there was no issue n doing this. I was told I could reapply in 90 days. I did, but have been wait listed for ages.

akan
01-10-2012, 04:02 PM
Thank you.

I did end up writing to the staff and was informed that the accounts of unsuccessful applicants are "purged" 90 days after their appearance, so your being wait-listed so long might not due to the fact that your first application was unsuccessful.


DFDWife
01-10-2012, 06:04 PM
Advertise that you are available to tutor on Craigslist. Then you can meet your students at the local library and charge what you want. I found my daughter's Reading Specialist on Craigslist and she was wonderful! Good luck!!

djunamod
01-13-2012, 05:44 AM
I hope you can reapply! My application was rejected too right from the get-go and from the email I got, I gathered it was because the PC I have access to didn't meet the technical requirements. I was actually planning on purchasing a PC laptop of my own, as I own a Mac but have been wanting a PC as well, since other WAH jobs seem to require them. So I'm hoping that by April I will have a brand new PC and would love to reapply with the right technical specs.

Djuna