London Tutor Training - Saturday 7th Sep 2019 Morning

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The Access Project, Tobacco Dock

Tobacco Quay, Wapping Lane



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Important information: This is a private event for people who have registered with us via our website. Please only book to attend if you have been invited to do so.

This session will provide you with everything you need to be ready for your role as a volunteer tutor when you are matched in the next academic year!

Before you can tutor with us you will need to have completed the following:

1. Complete an online application form.

If you have not already done so, you can by clicking here and clicking "apply now to volunteer".

2. Attend a Tutor Training session

3. Complete the Online Safeguarding Training:

Information about how to do this is included in the same email inviting you to one of our training sessions. We recommend that you complete this where possible before attending the face to face training session at our offices.

4. Complete the DBS Check:

It is a legal requirement that all of our tutors are DBS cleared by The Access Project, even if you hold DBS clearance already.

Where to go for training:

Training will take place in our London office: Tobacco Dock, Wapping Ln, St Katharine's & Wapping, London E1W 2SF.

Please wait by the Tobacco Dock entrance gate on Wapping Lane and a member of The Access Project staff will let you into the courtyard and direct you to the training session.

You will receive an email with a reminder for the training and a detailed map of how you can reach us.

In case you have any problems on the day of the training (running late or struggling to access the building) please call 07391 949 313 and one of our trainers will take your call and assist you.

What to bring on the day:

Below are the ID requirements: 3 documents must be seen: 1 from group 1 plus any 2 from group 2a or 2b.

If you have a valid Passport and Driving License they must be shown, and at least one piece of identification must verify your current address.

We cannot accept print-outs, scanned or electronic copies or photocopies; they must be original documents.

If you are unsure about the documents you're planning to bring please contact us ahead of time at

Group 1 – Primary Identity Documents:

  • Current valid Passport

  • Biometric Residence Permit (UK)

  • Current Photocard Driving Licence (UK, EEA, Isle of Man / Channel Islands) (Full or Provisional)

  • Birth Certificate (UK, Isle of Man and Channel Islands) - issued at the time of birth;

Including those issued by UK authorities overseas, such as Embassies, High Commissions and HM Forces.

  • Adoption Certificate (UK and Channel Islands)

Group 2a – Trusted Government Documents:

  • Current Driving licence (Full or Provisional) – Paper version (If issued before 1998)(UK, Isle of Man, Channel Islands and EEA)

  • Current Photocard Driving Licence (All countries outside the EEA – excluding Isle of Man and Channel Islands) (Full or Provisional)

  • Birth Certificate (UK, Isle of Man and Channel Islands) - (issued after the time of birth)

  • Marriage/Civil Partnership Certificate (UK and Channel Islands)

  • Immigration Document, Visa or Work Permit. (Issued by a country outside the EEA. Valid only for roles where the applicant is living and working outside of the UK. Visa/Permit must relate to the non-EEA country in which the role is based)

  • HM Forces ID Card (UK)

  • Firearms Licence (UK, Isle of Man and Channel Islands)

Group 2b – Financial/Social History Documents:

  • Mortgage Statement (UK or EEA) (Non-EEA statements must not be accepted)

  • Bank/Building Society Statement (UK, Channel Islands or EEA)

  • Bank/Building Society Statement (Countries outside the EEA) (Issued in last 3 months – branch must be in the country where the applicant lives and works)

  • Bank/Building Society Account Opening Confirmation Letter (UK)

  • Credit Card Statement (UK or EEA)* (Non-EEA statements must not be accepted)

  • Financial Statement (UK) - e.g. pension, endowment, ISA (UK)

  • P45/P60 Statement (UK & Channel Islands)

  • Council Tax Statement (UK & Channel Islands)

  • Utility Bill (UK) - (Not mobile telephone bill)

  • Benefit Statement (UK) - e.g. Child Allowance, Pension

  • A document from Central/ Local Government/ Government Agency/ Local Authority giving entitlement (UK & Channel Islands)- e.g. from the Department for Work and Pensions, the Employment Service , Customs & Revenue, Job Centre, Job Centre Plus, Social Security

  • EEA National ID Card

  • Cards carrying the PASS accreditation logo (UK, Isle of Man and Channel Islands)

  • Letter from Head Teacher or College Principal (16-19 year olds in full time education in the UK (only used in exceptional circumstances when all other documents have been exhausted))

  • Letter of sponsorship from future employment provide – NON-UK/NON-EEA Only. Valid only for applicants residing outside of the UK at the time of application.

Please note:

If a document in the List of Valid Identity Documents is:

  • · Denoted with * - it should be less than three months old.

  • · Denoted with ** - it should be issued within the past 12 months.

  • · Not denoted – it can be more than 12 months old.

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