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Price Guide
Primary R 150.00
High School R 150.00


Price Guide
Primary R 150.00
High School R 150.00


Price Guide
High School R 150.00


Price Guide
High School R 150.00

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Personal Description:

My name is Emily and I am 20 years old. I am currently a 2nd year Business Science student at UCT.
I recently completed high school (at an IEB school in Johannesburg) achieving 6 distinctions, notably with 87% for Maths, 81% for English, 83% for Biology and 84% for Geography, so I understand what is demanded of students to achieve their desired results. I love working with students and motivating them in their school subjects, which is reflected in my ongoing work with SHAWCO at UCT, where I help tutor students in grades 1-3.
I am eager to tutor with First Tutors, as I would like to help more students reach their full potential.

Tutoring Experience:

I have done volunteer work tutoring high school children in maths and English while I was in high school (2015-2016)
I have tutored a grade 7 pupil in maths and problem solving in order to help him with the entrance exam to get into his preferred high school. (2017)
I currently volunteer teaching grades 1-3 with literacy and basic maths skills through SHAWCO at UCT (2018).
I also have 4 younger siblings at home (ranging from ages 9 to 18), who I have helped with homework and exam preparation on an ongoing basis.

Tutoring Approach:

I firmly believe that any student can be good at the subjects they take, provided that they put in the time and practice that is required of them. As I tutor, I would encourage students to do as much practice and preparation in their subjects, and I would be there to help make sense of any misunderstandings that they have, while giving them the personal attention that is not usually possible in the classroom. I would also encourage students to send me any problems they have while working on them on their own, as I believe it is valuable to address any problems as they arise.

The 6 distinctions that I received in Matric were a result of lots of hard work, especially as this was a significant improvement from what I had been previously achieving in high-school. I would be a valuable tutor as I had to grapple with the subjects that I chose, which helps me understand where other students need extra work.

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Native Language: English
Availability: Weekends / Weekdays (all times)
References Available: Yes (✔ On File)


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