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Save time

We do everything for you. Book your first lesson in 3 minutes and we’ll have the perfect English tutor matched to your child within 48 hours.

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Love your tutor (or it’s free)

Your first lesson has our 100% happiness guarantee; so if you aren’t convinced the tutor we select is the one for you it’s free.

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Get complete flexibility

Lessons online anytime in our custom built classroom – 7 days a week, 7am to 8pm. No contracts or minimum commitments.

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Regular progress updates

We keep you in the loop at all times. We’ll send you feedback after each lesson and a detailed progress report every 10.

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Access to the best tutors in Australia

Our tutors are the kinds of tutors we would want working with our own kids. All screened, reference-checked and holding WWCCs.

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Undivided one on one attention

Individualised learning that is tailored to your child. No boring software or workbooks – each lesson is customised for them.

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We’ve helped thousands of students achieve better results in English

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Online English Tutoring designed to show your child what they are truly capable of

At Alchemy we focus on creating a personalised connection between English tutor and student; even when that connection is through a screen.

Over the past 15 years, Alchemy Tuition has helped thousands of Australian students excel in English. From primary school right the way through to the end of high school, we make it easy to learn the texts, understand the techniques, and ace the exams.

Working with students across the full length and breadth of Australia, our tutors have an in-depth understanding of the entire range of English courses. Whether it’s HSC English in New South Wales, the QCE in Queensland, or Victoria’s VCE, we help students to get to grips with their prescribed texts and teach them the very best ways to conduct analysis.

We even offer online support to primary school students who need a helping hand with their spelling, comprehension, and reading skills. Our flexible online sessions are carefully scheduled to fit around busy lifestyles, and are tailored to each individual child. This means that our students get all the benefits of one-to-one teaching in their own home – via the technology that they’ve grown up with.

For the easiest and best way to improve your child’s English skills, book an online English tutor with Alchemy Tuition. It’s the simplest path to the best possible grades.

Experience the Alchemy difference for yourself by getting started with an online English tutor today.

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The best hand-selected online English tutors

Our tutors are chosen not just for academic excellence but for being role models and mentors that have the ability to inspire the young people they work with.

Every English tutor is hand selected, interviewed one-on-one and double reference checked before joining our team.

Our tutors come from a diverse background, from high performing University students to retired teachers – and all go through our comprehensive training and mentorship program to ensure they adhere to our high standards.

We channel more than a decade of experience into equipping our tutors to be the best in Australia, giving them all the support and resources they need to bring out the gold in every student they work with.

All Alchemy tutors hold Working with children checks that we manually verify ahead of their first session. Meet some of them here.

The perfect online English tutor is just around the corner

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You book

Phone, email, live chat or online;
tell us about your child and how we can help.

No payment details are required upfront and your first lesson is covered by our 100% happiness guarantee.

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We match

We work with our team to organise an online English tutor that best matches your child’s needs.

Once lined up we’ll send you through their profile by email and they’ll give you a call to introduce themselves.

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The magic happens

Your child and their tutor will meet in our online classroom and get to know each other via video call.

We’ll check in with you after to make sure it went well and you can schedule in your next lesson and submit payment information.

From there, you don’t need to do anything else. Your child and their English tutor will meet weekly at the same time online and payments are simply charged to your debit or credit card 24 hours after each lesson. We’ll send you feedback after every lesson, receipts upon payment and a detailed progress report every 10 lessons.

For best results we recommend consistent weekly lessons of 1 to 1.5 hours – but we will leave this up to you to discuss with your tutor directly. Any changes to lesson timing or postponing of sessions can also be discussed with your tutor directly – our lessons are flexible and you are only ever charged for lessons that occur.

Every lesson is tailored around your child and will be curated by your English tutor to target their specific needs in line with the core curriculum.

Get started with an Alchemy online English tutor by booking your first session today!

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Affordable one-on-one Tutoring for Australian families


Anywhere, Anytime

In Your Home

In-Person Lessons

✓ First lesson covered by our 100% happiness guarantee – if you aren’t happy after the first lesson it’s on us

✓ No contracts. prepayments or hidden fees – the price you see above is what you will pay

✓ The world’s easiest payment system – your payment information is stored securely and charged 24 hours after each lesson

✓ No charge for missed lessons – just give your online tutor at least 24 hours notice before a scheduled lesson

Why choose an Alchemy online English tutor for your child?

✓ Save time and money: No need to scroll through endless tutor profiles; we select the best tutor for your child based on their unique needs and organise everything for you

✓ Confidence: Expert tutors in all grades and levels of English

✓ Convenience: The ease of connecting with an English tutor online anytime

✓ Completely risk free: love the first lesson or it’s free, with no contracts, prepayments or minimums

✓ We communicate with you: monitor your child’s progress with weekly feedback emailed to you by your tutor and detailed progress reports every 10 lessons

✓ Budget friendly: easy weekly payments with no charge for missed lessons

✓ Above and beyond: We care about so much more than marks; your tutor has been chosen to be a role model and mentor for your child

✓ Proven history: over 15 years of experience and thousands of success stories

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Frequently Asked Questions:

When is the best time to start tutoring?

There is no better time than now! Tutoring isn’t just for those that are struggling – it also provides advanced students an opportunity to feel challenged and refine their skills. Having someone partner with you to bring out the best in your child is completely invaluable – and we recommend it at every age and level.

Does my child need a tutor?

Tutoring is for more than just those who struggle. In fact, you will usually find the students at the top of the class are there BECAUSE they have a tutor. Your tutor will become a partner in your child’s education journey, bridging the gap between home and the classroom. We believe every single student has something to gain from the support of an Alchemy tutor – and we know you will see this too.

Are there contracts or do I pay in advance?

No – there are no contracts and we are entirely pay as you go. We use an automated payment system that simply charges your debit or credit card 24 hours after each lesson occurs.

Will my tutor provide content and resources?

Yes – your tutor will have full access to our resource centre which contains thousands of worksheets, practice tests and text books. They will tailor every lesson around your child’s needs and design a unique program for them. To avoid waste we encourage our tutors to use digital worksheets so may bring a tablet or laptop – if you’d prefer to have them printed your tutor can send them to you ahead of a lesson for you to print at home.

How long does each lesson go for?

We leave this up to you to discuss with your tutor – but most of our students do between 1-2 hours per week. Our data shows that students see the most progress when they do a 1.5 hour lesson each week. There is no need to agree to a fixed session length – your tutor simply logs the length of session after each lesson occurs (with your prior agreement of course!).

Will my child have an assessment?

Yes. In the first lesson your tutor will deliver an assessment on your child, seeing where their strengths and weaknesses lie. After the session, your tutor will discuss their findings with you and send them through to you by email. From there, they will then develop a 10-week strategy to see your child reach their goals.

Why choose Alchemy over other options?

There are so many reasons, but the one thing we are most proud of is what makes us who we are. Alchemy is the medieval science of turning metals in to gold. It is the act of taking the ordinary and making it extraordinary – something our tutors do with our students every single day. The Alchemy difference is that we care about so much more than just marks. This resonates in everything we do – from the tutors we hire through to the lessons we plan. We want to see your child perform at their very best in all aspects of life – and not just in the classroom. It is this passion for so much more than just academic results that gives us the reputation we have – with thousands of verified 5-star reviews online.

How do you monitor progress?

We test students regularly to monitor improvements. The frequency of this will be up to your tutor, and you are welcome to discuss this with them in the first session to work out a testing cycle that is ideal for your child.

How often will lessons happen?

We recommend weekly sessions for every student. Consistency is so important in education, so irregular lessons may halt your child’s progress.

Is the first lesson a free trial lesson?

No – but it is covered by our first session 100% happiness guarantee. This means that if you are not 100% convinced the tutor we have lined up for you is the right tutor for your child, the session is on us and we can organise someone else that better suits your needs. If however you are happy to continue (and we are confident that you will be!) then we charge you for the first session when you submit payment details.

Award-winning online English tutoring

A focus on so much more than just marks

Our tutors are specifically chosen to be role models and mentors. Your child will grow in confidence, develop a new attitude towards learning and ultimately realise what they can achieve.

Local Online English tutors held to the highest standards

Our Australian English tutors are double reference checked, interviewed face-to-face and put through our comprehensive training and mentorship program to ensure only the best English tutors can claim to be Alchemy tutors.

Designed for busy working families: easy & convenient

Booking your first lesson takes less than 2 minutes and from there we handle everything. Our online English lessons can happen anytime, anywhere, on any device; 7am to 9pm Monday through Sunday.

Is your child struggling in different areas of their studies, or lacking in confidence academically? If so, Alchemy can help. We provide private tutors that can help bring out the best in your child. In a classroom setting, it can be difficult to provide every child with the specific tools that will help them to do their best.

However, with one on one tutoring, we can do exactly that. Our online tutors can target the areas that your child is struggling in and find the best way to enable them to understand and make progress. In addition to helping them with their academic progress, our tutors can also become a great role model and mentor for your child, helping them with their confidence and motivation for success!

Mastering English at the primary school level is critical for students because it is what they build on in secondary school and HSC. English is one of the few subjects that is not optional in HSC, which requires that students build a strong foundation that will make it easier for them to excel in the subject at the highest levels. With the help of our online English tutors, primary school students can master all the six key areas and improve their chances of performing exceptionally at every other academic level.

We have skilled tutors to assist students in different areas of the English subjects depending on their struggle. As students prepare to get into HSC, our tutors can help them make the most of the English subject and prepare for the compulsory English subjects in HSC.

English is a part of the subjects that will contribute to your ATAR. Some public universities and specific courses are also critical of your performance in English. At Alchemy Tuition, we have experienced HSC tutors that can help you ensure you get the best grades in English to give you better chances of pursuing the course of your dreams.

Throughout the Australian curriculum, students are going to sit for various exams, including multiple NAPLAN exams and HSC exams. Preparing adequately for the exams is critical in ensuring you get the best results. Our online tutors can help you create a comprehensive revision schedule that will prepare you for minor and major exams and increase your chances of performing to your best.

Online English tutoring for primary school allows students to build a strong foundation that determines their success in later years. Our focus when tutoring primary school students is to ensure they get the basics right. With a strong foundation, they have better chances of excelling in later years, even without tutoring. Also, online English tutoring at primary school minimises the chances of learning gaps occurring.

Most students start struggling with English subjects in high school. We have online English tutors ready to support the student and assist them in areas where they’re struggling. Our online English tutors can also work with gifted students who want to read ahead of the teacher. With our assistance, you will notice a significant improvement in grades and student character.

English tests are a part of the curriculum. Whether these are regular assessment tests or national exams, the student should always prepare adequately for the test. Our online English tutors can help the students come up with a thorough test preparation schedule and ensure they follow it. Knowing how to prepare for tests can equip students with confidence and vital tips to help them manage their time better when taking exams.

We know how time-consuming driving at the peak of the Australian city traffic can be. So we save you the trouble by bringing tutoring closer to you. With our online English tutoring, students can take their sessions wherever they feel comfortable. They only need a stable internet connection, a smart device and a conducive environment for learning.

Besides online tutoring, we also offer physical, one-on-one tutoring at home or any other suitable location. Our English tutor can come to your home, library, office or any other location to conduct tutoring. It’s simple, easy and time-saving.

Now Offering Online English Tutoring

English is considered one of the most critical subjects in the Australian curriculum. It has vast applications beyond school, including in the business world, making it critical that students do well in the subject. Getting tutoring is one of the ways students can improve their chances of doing well and excelling in the subject. Many families know this but struggle to find the right tutor who is flexible enough to accommodate their schedule and maintain the consistency necessary for the tutoring to produce tangible results.

With Alchemy Tuition, you can solve both of these problems. We rely on a team of education experts with vast knowledge in tutor matching that will help your child find the right English tutor for their academic abilities and age and who matches their personalities. Also, we are now offering online English tutoring, which should address the timing challenges.

Online English tutoring provides access to a tutor round the clock, so it is easier for families to slot in their tutoring times when it is convenient for them. The platform has a full range of features that keep track of the tutoring progress and keep the lessons interactive and engaging for the student and the tutor. It is more like our home English tutoring, only more convenient and flexible because no one has to travel, and the tutor is available any time when the student is. You only need to notify them beforehand.

The Best Tutoring Company Near You

Alchemy Tuition has invested over a decade into developing the best online English tutoring methods for students of varying ages and with different academic needs. Our methods have not only worked but have delivered exceptional results for the students we work with every year by providing a unique and customised tutoring approach that targets the areas in which the student is struggling while making learning fun and engaging.

Our goal to make tutoring convenient and stress-free for families has also gone a long way in making tutoring more bearable and acceptable. The support and progress have skyrocketed by reducing the stress factor and showing families that tutoring is possible without disrupting their current schedule. The results can be seen in the thousands of positive reviews we have received from families over the years. Another reason we are the best tutors near me is that we don’t just focus on the student’s academic progress but also on impacting other traits and habits that will make them successful through our mentorship program. 

Why Choose Alchemy’s Online English Tutoring?

There are many reasons why you should choose Alchemy to provide your child with a tutor.

One reason is that we have quality online English tutors. We don’t just let anyone become an Alchemy tutor. They are interviewed, double referenced checked, and all have a working with children check. We also make sure to give them full training to ensure they have all the tools necessary to tutor all of their students well. We also provide them with resources and support if they ever need it.

Another reason is that we have a holistic approach to English tutoring online. Although we must help students improve their academic performance, we also help them improve in other areas. We help them with their confidence, self-esteem, motivation, and overall attitudes towards education to ensure that every child can shine.

The process of booking and being matched with the perfect tutor is also super easy. We listen to each parent talk about the individual needs of their child when they get in contact with us to book their first session. We then use this information to place the perfect online English tutor with a student. This is completed quickly with an average turnaround of 72 hours. It simplifies the process and means that you do not have to spend hours looking through profiles to find the right tutor.

Online English tutoring provides families with unrivalled convenience and flexibility. Our online tutors are available anytime, day or night, catering to the busiest families and students with odd study hours. We also ensure our lesson schedules are convenient and tailored to the family’s needs.

You get to decide when you want your child to take the lessons. If you’re uncertain, you can consult with the tutor to come up with a schedule that works for you to ensure you never have to miss important appointments or keep the child from doing their favourite activities. If the child can’t make it for a lesson, you only need to give the tutor a 24-hour notice, and we won’t charge or penalise you for the lesson.

Online English Tutoring Done Right

We have many positive reviews on our website, which illustrate the amazing difference our tutors make to their students. They talk about how well our online English tutors engage their child in work and the great connection that they build. They are happy with the progress that their child is making, and they believe that online English tutoring is a great value for money. Many children that were reluctant to receive help from a tutor ended up have fun and ‘looking forward to the session.’


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If you want to see the difference that one on one online English tutoring can make for your child, get in contact with us to match them with a tutor today. Lessons are contract free, and our 100% happiness guaranteed first session, means that if you don’t love it, you don’t have to pay!

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