Terms and Conditions
Please read and agree to the following Terms and Conditions before using HighSchoolTutors.com.au.
Updated January 1 2015
The purpose of this websites create a useful service for high school students and their parents to connect with educational resources.
Student Services Australia Pty Ltd, ACN 100 372 156, ABN 19 100 372 156 (subsequently referred to as "SSA") is the owner of HighSchoolTutors.com.au (subsequently referred to as “the “website”). By signing up to HighSchoolTutors.com.au you are entering into an agreement with SSA to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
Eligible users - individuals
Private individuals, acting on their own behalf, may list on the site for free. It is breach of these terms to act on behalf, or for the benefit of, third parties, including but not limited to corporations and other websites.
Eligible users - companies
Companies, such as private tutoring colleges, may list on the site for a monthly fee. Companies are not eligible for listing as an individual.
SSA may modify these Terms and Conditions from time to time and that such modifications will be effective and binding on you when posted on the Website.
SSA may decline to accept any person for registration. SSA may also cancel and delete an existing account for, but not limited to, not providing appropriate identification or not complying with the site terms and conditions. SSA has sole discretion to determine membership of the Website.
Email and password
To access the Websites, you must provide an email address and password. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your email and password. You must notify SSA immediately of any unauthorised use of your email and password. You are responsible for any authorised or unauthorised actions undertaken using your email address and password.
You must not attempt to mislead or deceive by posting inaccurate, incomplete or false material to the Websites or by impersonating any person on the Websites. You must not post to the Websites, material which infringes the intellectual property rights of any third party. You must not post any illegal, threatening, abusive, harmful, obscene or otherwise objectionable material to the Websites. You must not use the Websites for or to encourage any unlawful action. You must not post to the Websites, material which contains or is a virus, worm, Trojan horse, spyware or other contaminating or destructive code. You must not use any device, routine or software to reduce the functionality of the Website or disrupt its users.
You will indemnify SSA, its officers, employees and agents against all loss, damage, costs, professional fees and expenses (including legal fees), actions, claims and liability arising directly or indirectly from or in relation to your use or misuse of the Websites. The termination of your use of the Websites will not terminate your obligations under these Terms and Conditions.
Use and disclosure of material
Third party service providers
To enable delivery of some services to you, you acknowledge that SSA may provide your personal information and other material from you to contracted third party service providers. SSA enters into contractual arrangements with these service providers to maintain the confidentiality of your personal information.
SSA reserves the right to change, add or cancel services or features of the Website, as well as reformat and change material which you have posted to the Websites without prior notice.
SSA does not guarantee that the Website services will be provided uninterrupted or error-free. The Websites may be temporarily unavailable.
The contents of these Websites are intended for general information only. SSA does not make any warranties or representations, express or implied, in relation to the completeness, accuracy or timeliness of the information contained in these Websites. To the extent permitted by law, SSA excludes all liability for any direct, indirect or consequential damage, loss or costs caused by or in connection with your use of or inability to use the Websites or SSA's breach of contract or statute, negligence or misrepresentation.
Links to other sites
You acknowledge that any links from StudentVIP to third party sites do not indicate that SSA has any control over or responsibility for the contents of such sites. SSA excludes all liability for any direct or indirect damage, loss or costs of any kind arising in any way out of or in connection with your access and/or use of third party sites.
Subsequent transaction parties
The Website connects you with other parties who you may later enter into an agreement with (for example, you may hire a tutor, agree to teach a student or join a tutoring college). SSA is not a party in these transactions and provides no warranties as to the quality of these services.
Individuals may upgrade their tutor listing with a recurring fee charged every 30 days.
Upgraded accounts will always rank higher in browsing and search results than non-upgraded accounts.
Upgraded listings are also able to display;
- – Verified mobile badge
- – Verified marks badge
- – References
- – Reviews
The Website accepts payments via a secure payment gateway. The secure payment gateways is provided by Braintree, a PayPal Company. Your card details are never sent to us, nor stored by us. A receipt will be sent to the email address you provided on sign up. You may check your payment history on the My Account page. Your credit card statement will show payments as going to “HighSchoolTutors.com.au”
Cancelling your upgraded listing
You may cancel your upgraded listing at any time, via the My Account page. From the date you select cancel, no future charges will be made against your account. Your listing will stay upgraded until your most recent previous payment expires. Each monthly payment entitles you to 30 days upgrade period.
If you are not happy with your upgraded account for any reason, you can make a written refund request, by email, stating your reason, within 3 days of the transaction. SSA will refund in full, the most recent payment and remove your upgraded status within 7 days. Refund requests should sent via the feedback” link in the footer of each page. Please include the email address you used to register with the site.
Companies (such as private tutoring colleges) may list on the site with a recurring fee charged every 30 days. You may cancel your advertising listing at any time, via the My Account page. From the date you select cancel, no future charges will be made against your card. Your advertiser listing will remain on the site until your most recent previous payment expires. Each monthly payment entitles you to 30 days listing. No refunds are offered on advertiser accounts.
A failure or delay by SSA in exercising a right under these Terms and Conditions does not result in a waiver of that right. A waiver of any right under these Terms and Conditions must be made in writing.
If any part of these Terms and Conditions is held to be invalid or unenforceable that part shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions will continue to be valid and enforceable.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of New South Wales and you submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of New South Wales and any courts which may hear appeals from these courts in respect of proceedings regarding these Terms and Conditions.
Student Services Australia
trading as HighSchoolTutors.com.au
56 Meagher Street
Chippendale NSW 2008
02 9698 4999