Terms and Condition
Welcome to TutorsHome.co.nz , New Zealand 's leading tutor-searching website. These terms and conditions are intended to keep Tutors Home a safe place for our members. Hereinafter in the Terms & Conditions we will use Tutors Home in stead of TutorsHome.co.nz .
These terms and conditions were last updated on 10 April 2006.
By registering as a tutor or a student on Tutors Home, or by using any function that Tutors Home provides, you accept terms and conditions set out herein.
1. Services Provided by Tutors Home
Tutors Home is a website that links students to private tutors throughout New Zealand . Tutors Home is not a tutoring agency nor tutoring company, therefore does she not have any personal relation with registered tutors on the website. All she provides is an online platform that makes finding tutor easy, quick and enjoyable. On the other hand, she allows private tutors to advertise online for free.
Tutors Home assumes no responsibility for the timeliness of communications, the mis-delivery of information, the availability of the service, or the misconduct of any of its members.
2. All At Your Own Risk
Transactions and private tutoring service conducted between tutors and students are entirely at your own risk. Tutors Home takes no responsibility for any misconduct of its members. Tutors Home takes no responsibility for members that have registered under fraudulent pretences or any attempts by members to mislead other members.
Also, Tutors Home takes no responsibility for any tutoring effects or any other trouble caused by the tuition.
3. Your Obligations as a Member
There is no restriction on who may become member of Tutors Home. Anyone with passion to teach can register as a tutor on Tutors Home.
You will provide genuine and accurate personal information when registering to use the website. You will maintain your profile to keep it true, accurate and complete at all times. You will not register under multiple identities or personas. You will enter advertisements that are accurate, truthful and complete.
You will NOT enter information that are unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, vulgar, obscene, invasive of another's privacy, or otherwise objectionable.
Tutors Home listings can be placed by private individuals for non-commercial use only. For commercial use of Tutors Home by any organizations such as education agency or tutoring companies, you will need to contact us first. Commercial activity in any form without permission from Tutors Home management is considered in breach of our policy and will be prosecuted.
You will NOT use Tutors Home to promote a business, product or service without permission. If you believe your product or service has benefit to our members, please contact us to discuss. You shall not attempt to damage or harm the Tutors Home Web site or services.
4. Listing Policy and Removal of Listings
All listings, either from tutors or from students, must comply the following policy:
No personal contact information, such as phone number, E-mail or home page, is allowed in tutor's description.
No personal contact information, such as phone number, E-mail or home page, is allowed in student's advertisements of seeking tutors.
Any information that promotes or has the impact of promoting a business, organization or a website is prohibited.
Any information entered by both tutors and students, must be completely legal under New Zealand 's law.
Listings fail to comply above policy, will be removed without notification. Membership of users who breach above policy may be terminated permanently. Users who post illegal content on Tutors Home will be reported to New Zealand police.
Tutors Home will not pre-screen the content of the listing. Tutors Home reserves the right to remove any listings that it finds that it deems unsuitable for any reason, or in breach of the Terms and Conditions of Use. Removal of listings may or may not also result in the termination of membership.
5. Termination of Membership
Tutors Home reserves the right to terminate the membership of any registered member without entering into further discussions with the member concerned. Membership will be terminated if the user's listing is in serious breach of terms and conditions, or the behavior of the member is deemed to be unsatisfactory or inappropriate.
6. Disclosure of contact detail
Tutors' contact information will not be displayed to public by default. When a tutor receives enquiries from students, this tutor may choose to include his/her contact information in the reply message. Such information will not be displayed unless the tutor decides to do so. Other information, such as self-description, personal photo, and education levels, will be displayed to public. You will agree with this kind of disclosure.
7. Downtime of Website
Tutors Home will make the best possible efforts to ensure the highest possible availability of the Tutors Home site and services.
However, Tutors Home takes no responsibility for any downtime of the website, or any losses that are incurred as a result of site availability or performance. No responsibility is assumed by Tutors Home for the corruption of any of the data held by Tutors Home.
8. Not part of a Transaction
After both parties have intention to start a tutor-student relationship and a transaction, Tutors Home ceases to be part of the transaction and is in no way liable for any harm or damage that may occur.
9. Acceptance of Terms
These terms and conditions may be updated from time to time, without notification. You are responsible for ensuring you are familiar with the latest terms and conditions.
You expressly understand and agree that:
Tutors Home shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profit, goodwill, use, data, or other intangible losses that result from the service, or the inability to access the service. Tutors Home shall not be liable for the conduct or statements of other third parties to the service.