Description

Languages: English: Native Speaker
Nationality: South African

Education:

California Coast University. (USA)
M.Ed (Administration) completed my Masters in Education (Graduated cum laude)
Ashworth College: Atlanta Georgia. USA
I have completed a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. From 2011 January -2014 May

Majors:

  • Project management,
  • Marketing management
  • Marketing research
  • I have completed a 120 hour TEFL course.
  • I have completed a course in teaching IELETS AND TOEFL.
  • I completed a certificate in teaching Business English.
  • I also completed a Certificate in teaching Hotel and Resort English. January 2012-December 2012

Computer literacy: Have taught using smart-boards. Microsoft Excel, power point, Access, Publisher Outlook
Interests: Travel, sport, reading and keeping active

Leadership and Managerial experience 

  • I have been the academic manager at American Eagle kindergarten from July 2016-Present. I am in charge of ensuring the program and the standards of teaching within the school are upheld.
  • I am responsible for evaluating and training the teachers.
  • I am responsible for calculating the teachers’ salaries.
  • I am also responsible for planning and delegating all of the schools events.
  •  I have wrote some extensive articles for ESL China which is a website for teachers in China
  • I believe that studying my masters’ degree in education has helped give me greater insight as to what is required to be an effective teacher manager.

Career profile and objectives:
I enjoy being challenged and working with people. I believe I work well with people and can relate to their needs. I deal well with stressful situations and always take great pride in my work as it is a reflection of me. The values of respect, tolerance, balance, integrity and responsibility reflect in everything I do.


Teaching Summary 

American Eagle kindergarten (Chengdu, Sichuan, China) (July 2016- Present) Position Held- Academic Manager
Ronghuai International School (Zhuji, Zhejiang, China). (June 2015- June 2016).

  • Teaching English and Math to Primary school students.
  • I prepare lesson plans
  • I was once a week teaching the AP literature High school class.
  • I had to create and design creative ways to make the math teaching relevant and keep the students interested.

 

Web International School (Cixi, Zhejiang, China). (June 2015-July 2016)

  • Was given permission by my above mentioned employers (Ronghuai International School) to seek part-time employment.
  • Was employed as an ESL instructor
  • I taught all of the IELTS and TOEFL students.
  • Taught the English Corner
  • A notable success was a student that on his first attempt achieved a score of 5 on his IELTS and with my help he was able to then achieve a 7.5 on his second test

 

Shanxi Modern Bilingual School (Taiyuan, Shanxi, China). (December 2014- June 2015).

  • Was employed as an ESL instructor to middle school students.
  • Was responsible for creating and implementing my own curriculum.
  • Had to teach very large classes (50 students per class).
  • Experimented and developed some new teaching methods that were age and level appropriate.

 

Shane English School (Dongying, China). (December 2013-December 2014)

  • Held the position of ESL instructor to students aged; 6-13 years old.
  • I prepared lesson plans
  • I found new innovative and creative methods to get the students involved in the lessons using song, dance, and games.
  • I occasionally was asked to lead some teacher training workshops were I would present some teaching methods and new games to the new teachers.

 

Loreto School Queenswood. (Pretoria, South Africa). (May 2013- Dec 2013).

  • Was employed as an IT educator for middle school students.
  • Taught the students how to use office.
  • Taught the students how to create presentations

 

DTLC (Haiphong, Vietnam) (September 2012-May 2013)

  • Was employed as an ESL teacher to middle school and high school students.
  • Was responsible for developing and implementing the curriculum that the students would use.
  • Had to create my own lesson plans
  • Had to teach very large classes (50 students)

References: 
Doris Kung: Principal American Eagle Kindergarten (Chengdu)
Teresa: Foreign relations officer: Ronghaui International School (152-57571083)
Roger: Web International (Foreign relations officer)
Mary: DTLC, HaiPhong Vietnam: Previous employer
(+84) 313 785 434

Skills

  • Computer Science Teaching
  • English Teaching
  • Math Teaching
  • School Management
  • Teacher Training