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So why students?

Our support team is fully staffed by IT students from your local area. They’re ideally suited to help you sort out your IT problems because they work with computers every day and they know all about the latest IT developments. Every one of our students:

  • Undergoes a 5 hour induction
  • Provides at least 2 references
  • Undergoes a CRB check
  • Provides a passport, utility bill and letter from their university as proof of identity
  • Is fully insured

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Student spotlight

Name: Stephanie
Age: 20
University: Brunel University
Primary service area: Middlesex
Specialty: Teaching

"I have gained quite a bit of experience helping new users with computers and people with experience that just want clari..." Read more
Name: Zahid
Age: 20
University: Queen Mary University
Primary service area: London-East
Specialty: Webdesign

"My aim is to make technology accessible to everyone. I specialise in Windows and Apple OSX along with smartphones and ta..." Read more
Name: Emmanuel
Age: 23
University: University of Kent
Primary service area: Canterbury
Specialty: Teaching, troubleshooting, Mac & Windows

"I find teaching an excellent way to learn; sharing what I know or have learnt opens doors to questions which result in f..." Read more
Name: Daniel
Age: 21
University: Birmingham City University
Primary service area: Birmingham-North
Specialty: Teaching, Software

"I have extensive experience in customer service and care, and maintaining high standards regarding this is important to ..." Read more
Name: Avinash
Age: 20
University: Brunel
Primary service area: Hertfordshire
Specialty: Apple specialist

"I taught my dad how to use a computer, I found it to be an interesting experience. I also have experience in making IOS ..." Read more
Name: Ali
Age: 21
University: Kings College
Primary service area: Central London
Specialty: Device set-up

"I have a considerable amount of experience teaching general and more complex IT to friends and family. This includes set..." Read more
Name: Jayant
Age: 21
University: Queen Mary University
Primary service area: Middlesex
Specialty: Digital devices

"I have taught children Gujarat, where they used a software and graphic tablets to practice handwriting skills." Read more
Name: Elizabeth
Age: 20
University: Brunel University
Primary service area: West-London
Specialty: Virus removal, teaching

"As an IT student it is a challenge to find a part-time job that allows you to use your skills and knowledge. I am very h..." Read more
Name: Kashif
Age: 21
University: Brunel University
Primary service area: Middlesex
Specialty: Teaching, Windows 8

"I have taught clients on how to use Windows 8 and have good communication skills. I am good with computing hardware and ..." Read more
Name: Xhesi
Age: 20
University: Kingston University
Primary service area: Surrey
Specialty: Windows, MS Office, Photoshop

"I have taught many of my fellow classmates at university. While working for Student@Home I am able to apply my teaching ..." Read more

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