Teacher Terms & Conditions

By applying to join Music Coach as a teacher, you agree to the following

Teacher terms & conditions

By applying to join Music Coach as a teacher, you agree to following.
- The teacher confirms that he/she is of 18 years of age or older
- The teacher must be eligible to work in Australia

- The teacher agrees that the information they provide to Music Coach is accurate and up to date
- The teacher will not use Music Coach to post, share, store, send, transmit or disseminate any information or material that a reasonable person would deem to be objectionable, defamatory, offensive, obscene, pornographic, harassing, threatening, or racially or ethically otherwise offensive.
- The teacher agrees that if their teacher information changes, e.g. changes address, phone number etc. Music Coach is to be notified in a timely manner.

Student bookings:
- Teachers agree to keep in communication with Music Coach admin in a timely and efficient manner when there is a new student booking that Music Coach has booked. Lack of communication will result in students not being booked in with teachers.

- Where a teacher fails to communicate with Music Coach on more than one occasion and demonstrates a repeat behaviour of failing to communicate, Music Coach reserves the right to remove the teacher from Music Coach.

- Music Coach makes no representation to the teacher as to the number of students which will be booked with the teacher.

Teaching locations:
- Teachers agree to travel to nearby students within their area.

Lesson cancellations:
- If a student cancels a lesson with 24 hours notice, the teacher agrees to make up the lesson at a mutually convenient time up to the end of the current term holidays.
- In the event that a student cancels a lesson with less than 24 hours notice, it is up to the teachers discretion as to whether the teacher issues a makeup lesson or not.
- If a teacher has to cancel a lesson for any reason, the teacher agrees to provide 24 hours notice and agrees to make up the lesson with their student at a mutually convenient time.
- In the event that a teacher is absent for an extended period of time, the teacher agrees to notify Music Coach administration. The teacher agrees to cooperate with Music Coach is making alternative lesson arrangements that are acceptable to the student.
- If for any reason a student requires a substitute teacher, the substitute teacher is to be arranged by Music Coach.

- The teacher agrees to provide to the following rates: $20/half hour, $32.50/45 minutes, $40/hour
- Payments are paid out every 2 weeks to the teachers nominated bank account

Platform rules:
The teacher agrees to Music Coach's teacher agreement
- Teachers acknowledge that Music Coach generates revenue only when a student pays and teacher receives payment through Music Coach.
- The teacher agrees to receive all payments through Music Coach exclusively and agrees to not enter into any contract outside of Music Coach. Failing to do so will result in the teacher being immediately removed from Music Coach
- Teachers are allowed to teach for themselves independently outside of Music Coach. Likewise, teachers are allowed to teach with other schools not associated with Music Coach.
- Teachers are not allowed to bring students that have been referred by Music Coach out of Music Coach. Similarly, if a teacher decides to stop teaching with Music Coach, teachers are not to keep their Music Coach students. If Music Coach hears of teachers taking Music Coach students outside of Music Coach, the teacher will be removed as a Music Coach teacher.

Casual Employee
- The teacher operates as a casual employee under Music Coach.

- The teacher understands and acknowledges that the teacher is solely responsible for its interactions with students and other users within the school.
- Music Coach does not perform background checks on students and is not responsible or held accountable for student misconduct. If there is a case of student misconduct Music Coach will however look into the misconduct of student and take immediate action where possible and applicable.
- The teacher agrees to take reasonable precautions when interacting in person with students encountered through Music Coach.