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Lessons offered by Olivia
  • Individual
  • Group
Lessons can be held..
  • at their place
  • at your place
  • by webcam
Subjects taught
  • Academic tutoring
  • School support
  • Teaching Methodology
  • Afterschool pick-up & Baby-sitting
  • School Coaching
Levels
  • All Levels

Newcastle Teacher in Training gives tutoring for all school subjects & after school care

Methodology

I believe that academic concepts are best learned when they are contextualised to suit individual needs and will aim to present knowledge in such a way that is suited to the student and their learning needs/preferences. My teaching methodology is inquiry based and I will aim to provide guided opportunities for a student to make discoveries and understand concepts through their own engagement and involvement with the learning. In doing this, I must firstly understand the students personality and learning needs and then appropriate the content to enhance individual engagement.

Background

I am currently undertaking a Bachelor of Primary Teaching (Honours) at the University of Newcastle and am in the 2/3 year of my degree. I have a lot of experience working in childcare and after school care positions and am confident in communicating with children of various abilities, backgrounds and personality types. I am confident in performing household duties and preparing dinner, snacks and anything else you might need.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $25/h
Lessons offered by Olivia
Individual
Group
Lessons can be held..
at their place
at your place
webcam
Subjects taught
  • Academic tutoring
  • School support
  • Teaching Methodology
  • Afterschool pick-up & Baby-sitting
  • School Coaching
Levels
  • All Levels

Olivia's CV

EDUCATION
January 2016 to present, Bachelor of Primary Teaching (Honours): University of Newcastle
(Callaghan Campus)
January 2015 to January 2016, Bachelor of Aboriginal Professional Practice: University of Newcastle (Callaghan Campus)
January 2004 to December 2009, Year 12 Certificate: Radford College (Bruce, Canberra)

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
November 2014 to present, ‘The Lucky Hotel’ (Hunter St, Newcastle), Waitress
Taking orders, running food, communicating with FOH staff and kitchen staff, clearing tables, resolving customer grievances, enhancing customer experience, cleaning duties, closing/ pack down procedures, ordering stock, barista duties, serving alcohol and cold beverages, catering duties for functions and weddings, rearranging tables, managing and setting up for bookings.

June 2015 – July 2015, November 2015 – February 2016, ‘Sydney Theatre Company’ (Dawes Point, Sydney), Intern
Human Resources administrative duties, staff inductions, data entry, WHS/ SWP/OHS revision, reformatting staff inductions (from paper to electronic), learning about and teaching staff new induction/training programs/procedures, organising itineraries for work experience students, hosting work experience students, general reception duties, exploring different company roles.

January 2012 to November 2014, ‘Honkytonks’ (Canberra, City Centre), Bar Supervisor
Supervising bar and security staff, resolving customer and staff grievances appropriately and effectively, maximising staff efficiency and output, opening and closing procedures, reconciling the till, securing safes and the venue, following and implementing the principles of Responsible Service of Alcohol and venue licensing requirements.

August 2010 to November 2014, ‘Special Needs Carer’ for Autism Spectrum Disorder (Canberra)
Weekly homework and speech progression, art/creative projects, outings (ie. swimming, bike rides, walks), problem solving, monitoring and assisting emotional emotional management as required, monitoring health and hygiene, teaching and encouraging living skills (ie. Setting the table, making lunch, putting away dishes).

August 2010 to December 2012 , ‘After School Carer’ Residential (Canberra)
Pick up children after school, after school activities (ie. Going to the park, bike riding, swimming, walking, sports training), problem solving, homework tasks, preparing afternoon snacks and dinner.

August 2010 to December 2012, ‘Hail Regina Publication Project – part time as required
Book 1 and Book 2 formatting and pre- publication preparation in 2013 (electronic and hard copy formats), spell checking, basic editing, copyright notices, licensing information, chapter sequences, preparation of accounts expenditure (Excel) for Project Accountant, chronological archiving of all hard copy and media assets, design, compilation and printing exhibition brochure and sounds album covers.

September 2011 to December 2012, ‘St Phillips Kindergarten’, Childcare Assistant
Playing with children, assisting in various activities (ie. Cutting, painting, puzzles, drawing, motor skills activities), preparing food, cleaning duties, changing nappies, resolving playground and
classroom issues (ie. Accidents, promoting positive social behaviours), settling children for sleep time and group times, introducing and familiarising children with the centre, applying First Aid.

AWARDS AND ACHEIVEMENTS
2018 ASCIA Anaphylaxis Certificate
Child Protection Awareness Training First Aid Children/ Infants Day Course
Working with Children Check (Volunteer)
2016 ASCIA Anaphylaxis Certificate
Working with Children Check (Volunteer)
Drivers Licence (NSW) 2014 RSA (NSW)
2012 RSA (ACT)
2011 Working with Children Check (ACT) 2008 Drivers Licence (ACT)

REFEREES
Lynda Olive (Character) (concealed information)
Ashlee Dennis- Rice (Work) (concealed information)

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