Guenever W

Hi, I’m Guenever! I have completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Education for the senior phase and have amassed 13 years of formal teaching experience. Throughout my career, I have facilitated learning in classes ranging from 1 to 90 students, adapting to various educational environments and needs. My teaching journey has taken me to South Korea, where I taught conversational English, and back home, where I disseminated the CAPS curriculum to neurodivergent students in a remedial setting.

As a tutor, I aim to create a supportive and engaging learning atmosphere that caters to the unique needs of each student. I believe in the importance of fostering a love for learning and helping students build confidence in their abilities. By incorporating interactive and personalized teaching methods, I strive to make the learning experience both enjoyable and effective.

In my spare time, I enjoy indulging in creative pursuits like making my own jewelry and writing. These hobbies allow me to express myself and unwind. Additionally, I am an avid Star Wars fan and love diving into the rich universe of its stories and characters. This blend of creativity and passion enriches my approach to tutoring, making it a fulfilling and dynamic experience for my students.

Sigried W

Hi, I’m Sigried! I have completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) and hold a degree in Afrikaans and English Literature. I am super passionate about these languages and skilled in online tutoring. My aim as a tutor is to inspire my learners with the same motivation and perseverance that drive me. I love the Afrikaans language, and my passion is evident in the way I teach my classes, making them engaging and enjoyable.

I am a creative and energetic tutor with a wealth of experience in online tutoring. My role is to ensure that each learner feels comfortable and knows that it’s okay to ask questions. I provide a helping hand and patiently break down concepts, creating a supportive and nurturing learning environment. I believe that fostering a positive atmosphere is essential for effective learning, and I strive to make every lesson a rewarding experience.

In my spare time, I enjoy a variety of creative activities such as knitting, embroidery, and photography. I am always busy with something new and creative, which helps me bring fresh ideas into my tutoring sessions. I also love reading, spending time in nature, and experimenting with new recipes in the kitchen. These interests not only enrich my life but also enhance my teaching by adding a touch of creativity and enthusiasm to everything I do.

Jenna N

Hi, I’m Jenna! I’m currently pursuing a Bachelor of Veterinary Science at the University of Pretoria, a journey fueled by my love for animals and a keen interest in their health and well-being. During my matric year, I achieved six distinctions, showcasing my dedication to academic excellence. My scores included an impressive 97% in both Business Studies and Mathematics, 92% in Afrikaans First Additional Language and English, 86% in Life Orientation, and 90% in Life Sciences. These achievements reflect not only my hard work but also my ability to master a range of subjects. As I transition into tutoring, I am eager to share my knowledge and learning strategies with students, helping them achieve their own academic success.

Having experienced the benefits of tutoring firsthand, I understand the value of personalized learning and the difference it can make. I know what it takes to excel academically and the standard required to perform at one’s best. As a tutor, my goal is to go beyond merely helping students understand their coursework. I aim to provide an extra challenge and solidify what has already been taught, ensuring a deep and comprehensive grasp of the material. My approach is to be flexible and accommodating, tailoring each session to the student’s unique needs and schedule. Whether it’s strengthening foundational skills or pushing the boundaries to explore advanced concepts, I am here to support and inspire my students every step of the way.

In my spare time, I am deeply passionate about rhino conservation and have been actively involved with veterinarians working on fertility treatments for these incredible creatures. This hands-on experience not only enhances my knowledge in veterinary science but also aligns with my commitment to making a positive impact in the world. Additionally, I have a strong affinity for working with children. I have been part of the Kid’s Ministry team at my church for several years and volunteered with African Havens, where I enjoyed guiding and nurturing young minds. These experiences have shaped my approach to tutoring, where I aim to create a supportive and engaging learning environment. I’m enthusiastic about helping students reach their full potential and excited to embark on this educational journey together

Helandi V

Hello! I’m Helandi Van Der Merwe, currently pursuing a BSc in Biomedical Mathematical Sciences. In my matric year, I achieved seven distinctions, reflecting my dedication to academic excellence. With 90% in English, 92% in Mathematics, 87% in Life Orientation, 93% in Life Science, 92% in Physical Science, 98% in German, and 89% in Afrikaans, I’ve cultivated a strong foundation across various subjects.

As a tutor, my commitment goes beyond the classroom. I believe in putting in the extra effort to ensure my students excel. My approach revolves around tailoring lessons to each learner’s unique needs and adapting to their preferred learning style. Outside academia, I find solace in nature through activities like hiking, picnics, and canoeing, as well as enjoying a game of squash. Crafting is another passion of mine, whether it’s baking delicious treats or crocheting intricate designs. And when I’m not outdoors or crafting, you’ll often find me engrossed in the pages of both fiction and non-fiction books, constantly expanding my horizons and nurturing my love for knowledge.

Sidney N

Hi, I’m Sidney! I have completed a BHSc in Pharmacology (Honours) at WITS, successfully navigating my studies within the set timeframe despite the challenges posed by COVID-19. My academic journey was marked by hard work and resilience, culminating in my induction into the Golden Key Society, which recognizes the top-performing students. In my matric year, I achieved three distinctions: 81% in Mathematics, 80% in Afrikaans, and 89% in Life Orientation. These achievements have fueled my passion for learning and teaching.

Since 2022, I have been tutoring students, focusing primarily on first-year university students pursuing a BA and offering a comprehensive Study Skills Crash Course. As a tutor, I aim to fulfill multiple roles: I listen to my students’ needs, simplify complex concepts, and provide new perspectives to enhance their understanding. My past experiences as both a student and a tutor have been incredibly rewarding. I have seen firsthand how a tutor can significantly impact a student’s academic journey, just as my own tutors did for me. This belief drives me to help my students achieve their full potential.

In my spare time, I enjoy a variety of activities that keep me balanced and motivated. I love reading, crocheting, painting, walking, going to the gym, spending time with animals, and cooking. These hobbies allow me to relax and recharge, which is essential for maintaining a healthy work-life balance. I firmly believe that with the right guidance and motivation, anyone can improve and succeed academically. I look forward to helping my students develop their skills and confidence, just as I have over the years.

MaryLynn K

Hi, I’m MaryLynn Kemp, and I have completed a B.Ed Honours in Computer Integrated Technology and a B.Ed in Intermediate Phase Teaching. With my background as a qualified teacher and extensive tutoring experience, I have developed a strong foundation in supporting both teachers and students to achieve their academic goals.

I have also had the rewarding experience of working with special needs students, such as assisting a young student with a cochlear implant to better understand class instructions. I am skilled at engaging young students who have low concentration spans, ensuring they stay focused and succeed in their learning. As a tutor, my goal is to provide extra support to both the teacher and the child, helping them excel in their educational journey.

I am patient, persistent, and methodical in my approach, ensuring that information is conveyed clearly and comprehensively. My interactive style includes continuously testing students’ knowledge as we progress, making the learning experience both engaging and effective. In my spare time, I enjoy nurturing my love for plants and animals, indulging in poetry and ballroom dancing, and sharing good food and company with friends.

Cara R

Hello, I’m Cara Roberts, and I’m passionate about empowering students to unlock their full potential. Graduating with six distinctions in 2018 was just the beginning of my journey. Currently pursuing my Diploma in Accounting through UNISA, I’m fueled by a love for languages and continuous learning. Proficient in Afrikaans, English, and German, I bring a diverse linguistic toolkit to my tutoring sessions. With a TEFL teaching certificate under my belt, I’ve honed my skills in working with children, tailoring my teaching approach to accommodate each individual’s unique learning style. Patience is my virtue, and I thrive on fostering a supportive and nurturing environment for my students. Whether it’s overcoming academic challenges or cultivating life skills, I’m here to guide and inspire.

Beyond academics, I find joy in horse riding during my leisure time. This passion for equestrianism mirrors my approach to tutoring—patient, persistent, and focused on growth. If you’re seeking a tutor who not only imparts knowledge but also cultivates confidence and resilience in your child, look no further. Together, let’s embark on a journey of learning, exploration, and personal development.

Cara R

Hello, I’m Cara Roberts, and I’m passionate about empowering students to unlock their full potential. Graduating with six distinctions in 2018 was just the beginning of my journey. Currently pursuing my Diploma in Accounting through UNISA, I’m fueled by a love for languages and continuous learning.

Proficient in Afrikaans, English, and German, I bring a diverse linguistic toolkit to my tutoring sessions. With a TEFL teaching certificate under my belt, I’ve honed my skills in working with children, tailoring my teaching approach to accommodate each individual’s unique learning style. Patience is my virtue, and I thrive on fostering a supportive and nurturing environment for my students. Whether it’s overcoming academic challenges or cultivating life skills, I’m here to guide and inspire.

Beyond academics, I find joy in horse riding during my leisure time. This passion for equestrianism mirrors my approach to tutoring—patient, persistent, and focused on growth. If you’re seeking a tutor who not only imparts knowledge but also cultivates confidence and resilience in your child, look no further. Together, let’s embark on a journey of learning, exploration, and personal development.

Claudeen K

Hello, I’m Claudeen, currently pursuing a BA major in Psychology & Art History. My journey in education and support began with a National Diploma in the Wellness Science field, where I worked as a product training consultant and medical representative for a medical distributing company. This experience ignited my passion for empowering individuals and businesses.

Transitioning from corporate, I prioritized supporting my children, engaging in homeschooling from grade 4 to grade 10 while completing additional training in facilitating learners with learning differences like dyslexia, autism, and PDA. My belief that learning thrives in a connected and safe environment shapes my approach. Additionally, as a part-time Psychology student at Unisa since 2021, I relish being a student again, embracing midlife with enthusiasm. Beyond academics, my interests in art, vegetable gardening, and horse riding enrich my perspective, and I’m eager to help my learners discover their strengths and boost their academic confidence.

Deidré C

Hello, I’m Deidré, and I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Education specializing in the Intermediate & Senior Phase from UNISA. In my matric year, I excelled in Afrikaans, laying the foundation for my passion for teaching the language. With 12 years of experience teaching Afrikaans, I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to my tutoring sessions. As a tutor, my primary aim is to ensure understanding and provide individualized attention to each student. When you set a goal, it becomes my goal too, and together we will work tirelessly to achieve it. I pride myself on being a caring, patient, and goal-driven educator who is committed to providing my students with the high-quality education and tutoring they deserve.

Outside of my professional life, teaching is not just my job but also my main interest and passion. I enjoy creating engaging worksheets, presentations, and online lessons that can benefit fellow teachers. Additionally, I take pride in moderating other teachers’ work to ensure the highest quality of education. When I’m not teaching or creating educational materials, I cherish spending quality time with my family, who mean the world to me. They inspire me to be the best version of myself, both personally and professionally.