Where do I access the online TiS AccessNI application form?

Please register and complete the online AccessNI application by clicking this link: TiS AccessNI Online Application

How do I complete the online AccessNI application form?

Guidance notes for completing the online AccessNI application can be downloaded at: TiS AccessNI Online Application Guidance

PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU MUST ALSO SEND US TWO VALID IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENTS, either an ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE, PASSPORT, DRIVING LICENCE (inc. paper counterpart) OR NATIONAL INSURANCE CARD AS PROOF OF IDENTITY to enable us to complete your application for AccessNI Enhanced Disclosure.

Where do I send my Proof of Identification documents?

Please send your Identification documents to:

TiS Coordinators
AccessNI Applications
Centre for Widening Access & Participation
Room 02H03
Ulster University
Shore Road, Newtownabbey, BT37 0QB

We recommend you use recorded postage. Upon receipt, all identity documents will be returned to you within 7 working days.

I already have an AccessNI certificate do I need a new one to complete the Tutoring in Schools programme?

Yes, schools require that you are AccessNI cleared specifically for your role at their school. Please complete the online AccessNI Application using this link: TiS AccessNI Application

My question is not answered here, how do I find the answer?

For additional information on any query please contact a TiS Coordinator by e-mail at: tis@ulster.ac.uk or phone 028 90 368686 | 028 90 366656.

About tutoring in schools

Tutoring in Schools is a programme that places Ulster University student tutors in a primary, secondary or special school.

The programme is open to all Ulster students who wish to enhance their student experience and strengthen their skillsets.

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Teachers' site

The Tutoring in Schools Programme places Ulster University students in targeted primary, secondary or special needs schools. Participation from Regional Colleges is also welcome.
It provides schools with a student to work alongside teachers on any school-based project you propose.

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Search projects

This year’s projects are now available. If required, further details can be obtained from the Tutoring in Schools co-ordinator, please email tis@ulster.ac.uk.
You can also view all projects by clicking the link below.

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Benefits of the scheme

The benefits of the Tutoring in Schools programme are widely recognised by all participating parties.
It encourages positive interaction between University student tutors and school pupils where the former can act as positive role models and ambassadors.

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