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Cath

Private Tutor in Cardiff (also available for babysitting)

Female Member since Jun 2020 Last Updated May 2024 Last Login 19 May 2024

My Summary

DBS Check
First Aid Training
Own Car
Evening Babysitter
Maths Tutor
English Tutor
Primary up to 11 years
Football Coach
Mindfulness Tutor

About Me

I am 36 and a qualified Primary School Teacher with a background in sport. I am enthusiastic, friendly and I have great interpersonal skills. Due to working in a variety of different settings with children over the years (including Australia and France) I am great at adapting to new environments and can problem solve very quickly. I have been told on several occasions by Head Teachers and other colleagues that I have a calm and nurturing manner with all children. I have a great passion for helping children develop academically by adapting work to their individual needs and really encouraging them every step of the way, building on their self-confidence. I also love to help children understand the importance of health and wellbeing; talking about healthy eating, exercise and habits, speaking about their own and others emotions, feelings and mental health. I believe this is also a very important part of a child's development.

My Experience

Before becoming a Primary School Teacher I worked in the sports industry for a number of years. I coached children ages 3-16 years in a variety of sports, including netball, football and multi-sports to name a few. I have worked for the Play Development department where I provided activities for chidren in after school and holiday clubs. I have also been a Children's Representative in a campsite in France and a holiday camp in Australia where I planned and ran a programme of activities for children aged 3-12 years; arts and crafts, various sports, performing (singing/dancing), den making and help with academic work.
I have been teaching Primary School children for over 6 years (completing PGCE, NQT status and a Qualified Teacher since September 2018). I am now a Teaching Assistant in a local primary school. I work in class and I am a qualified Thrive and ELSA practioner. As a practitioner I support the emotional development of children and young people throughout the school. Throughout my teaching journey I have worked with children from Nursery to Year 6 in a wide variety of different settings.

My Qualifications

PGCE- Primary Initial Teacher Education (Sept 2015-June 2016)
Sports Coaching and Development Degree BSc Hons (Sept 2006-June 2009)
A Levels-Health and Social Studies: B
P. E: D
10 GCSE's, English Literature: A, English Language: C, Maths: C, ICT: A, Welsh: C, P. E: B, French: D, R. E: C, Science Double Award: D D

Recently qualified Thrive and ELSA practitioner (supporting the mental health and emotional wellbeing of children)

I have an up-to-date DBS on the update service (pay every year), but I have completed a Basic DBS check through the government website so I have a certificate to show.

My Availability

I am now working as a Teaching Assistant in a local primary school.
I am available for 1:1 tutoring and childcare after school. On request, I may be available for childcare on weekends.
Please feel free to message me if you have any questions :)

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes no no
Morning no no no no no no no
Afternoon no no no no no no no
After School yes yes yes yes no no no
Evening yes yes yes yes no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 13/05/2024

My Fees

  • Tutoring from £28.00 per hour
  • Babysitting from £14.00 per hour

Tutoring- £14 for half an hour, £21 for 45 minutes.
I am available for a babysitting service at £14 an hour.

My Documents

  • DBS Check (added 07/07/2020)
  • First Aid Certificate: Paediatric First Aid Training Course (added 29/06/2020)
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