Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions for the Provision of Private Tuition

  1. DEFINITIONS

    1. In these Terms of Business, the following definitions apply:

      “Assignment” - means the period during which the Expert is supplied to render services to the Client.
      “Expert” - means the individual whose services are supplied by Global Educare Online to the Client.
      “Client” - means the person, firm or corporate body together with any subsidiary or associated Company as defined by the Companies Act to whom the Expert is introduced.
      "Booking” - means following the Client’s instruction to Global Educare Online to search for an Expert.
      "Engagement” - means any employment or use of the Expert on a permanent or temporary basis for services or any other engagement.
      “Introduction” - means (i) the Client’s meeting with an Expert in person, following the Client’s instruction to Global Educare Online to search for an Expert; or (ii) the passing to the Client of a curriculum vitae or other information which identifies the Expert; and which leads to an Engagement of that Expert by the Client.
      “Initial Meeting” - means the first time an Expert take a meeting at online to undertake a discussion of the course of tuition. This does not constitute an hour of tuition.

    2. Unless the context requires otherwise, references to the singular include the plural and references to the masculine include the feminine and vice versa.

    3. The headings contained in these Terms of Business are for convenience only and do not affect their interpretation.​​

  2. THE CONTRACT

    1. These Terms of Business constitute the contract between Global Educare Online and the Client for the supply of the services of Global Educare Online in the organization of tuition, or the provision of professional educational guidance.

    2. Unless otherwise agreed in writing by a director of Global Educare Online, these Terms of Business shall prevail over any other terms of business or purchase conditions put forward by the Client.

    3. No variation or alteration of these Terms of Business shall be valid unless approved in writing by a director of Global Educare Online.​

  3. SUITABILITY AND REFERENCES

    1. Global Educare Online endeavors to ensure the suitability of any Expert supplied to the Client by only supplying Experts who have been selected through interview and by taking up references.

  4. FEES

    1. The current hourly fee is RS.30-100 each Experting session of up to one hour. Tuition will be charged to the nearest quarter of an hour. 

    2. Educational Consultations with Global Educare Online Expert’s professional Educational Consultant, will be charged at Rs. 60 per hour for a telephone consultation and Rs160 per hour for a consultation in the Global Educare Online Offices.

    3. If a pupil is required to be taught in the Global Educare Online Offices a Rs10 per hour room charge will be applied.

    4. Residential Tuition will be charged at Rs 70 per day.  The client is required to provide accommodation and food for the Expert as well as travel expenses to and from the clients location.

    5. Global Educare Online may change the booking fees at any time but only after notifying the Client of the proposed change.

    6. No refund of booking fees is payable should Global Educare Online be restructured, merged, transferred or closed.

    7. Payments are due 7 days after the Global Educare Online Invoice.  If payment has not been received Global Educare Online reserves the right to withdraw their Expert.

  5. CONDITIONS

    1. The Client undertakes to make all bookings with Experts exclusively through Global Educare Online.

    2. The Client undertakes to respect the Expert’s right to privacy and agrees not to ask any Expert for a phone number or contact address other than through Global Educare Online.

    3. Global Educare Online may decline at any time to arrange an Assignment if the Client does not observe any of these Conditions or at its discretion.

  6. LIABILITY

    1. Whilst every effort is made by Global Educare Online to give satisfaction to the Client by ensuring reasonable standards of skills, integrity and reliability from Experts and further to provide them in accordance with the Client’s booking details, Global Educare Online is not liable for any loss, expense, damage or delay arising from any failure to provide any Expert for all or part of the period of booking or from the negligence, dishonesty, misconduct, accidental damage to property during the assignment or lack of skill of the Expert.  For the avoidance of doubt, Global Educare Online does not exclude liability for death or personal injury arising from its own negligence.

    2. Experts are engaged by Global Educare Online under contracts for services and are deemed to be under the supervision, direction and control of the Client from the time they report to take up duties and for the duration of the Assignment.  The Client agrees to be responsible for all acts, errors or omissions of the Expert, whether wilful, negligent or otherwise as though he was on the payroll of the Client. The Client will also comply in all respects with all statutes including, for the avoidance of doubt, the Working Time Regulations, Health and Safety At Work Act etc, by-laws, codes of practice and legal requirements to which the Client is ordinarily subject in respect of the Client’s own staff, including in particular the provision of adequate Employer’s and Public Liability Insurance cover for the Expert during all Assignments.

    3. The Client shall advise Global Educare Online of any special health and safety matters about which Global Educare Online is required to inform the Expert.  The Client will assist Global Educare Online in complying with Global Educare Online’s duties under the Working Time Regulations by supplying any relevant information about the Assignment requested by Global Educare Online and the Client will not do anything to cause Global Educare Online to be in breach of its obligations under these Regulations.  Where the Client requires or may require the services of an Expert for more than 48 hours in any week, the Client must notify Global Educare Online of this requirement before the commencement of that week.

    4. The Client shall indemnify and keep indemnified Global Educare Online against any costs, claims or liabilities incurred by Global Educare Online arising out of any Assignment or arising out of any non-compliance with clause 8.2 and 8.3 and/or as a result of any breach of these Terms by the Client.

  7. TERMINATION

    1. The Client undertakes to supervise the Expert sufficiently to ensure the Client’s satisfaction with the Expert’s standards of workmanship.  If the Client reasonably considers that the services of the Expert are unsatisfactory, the Client may terminate the Assignment either by instructing the Expert to leave the Assignment immediately, or by directing Global Educare Online to remove the Expert. Global Educare Online may in such circumstances reduce or cancel the charges for the time worked by that Expert, provided that notification of the unsuitability of the Worker is confirmed in writing to Global Educare Online within 48 hours of the termination of the Assignment.

    2. The Client shall notify Global Educare Online immediately and without delay and in any event within 24 hours if the Expert fails to attend work or notifies the Client that he is unable to attend work for any reason.

  8. LAW

    1. These Terms are governed by the law of India and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of India.