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Kathlene E

#195625 - Au Pair in Southern Suburbs - 26(f)

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195625
Kathlene E
16 Apr 2024
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Matching details
Female
26 years old
English
Rondebosch , Southern Suburbs , Cape Town , Western Cape
UCT

immediately
for 12 months or longer

Live-Out

06:00-18:00
06:00-18:00
06:00-18:00
06:00-18:00
06:00-18:00
06:00-18:00

Toddler
14 years old

Has the following
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Additional information
South Africa
South Africa

Married
Undisclosed
R90 / hour
R4.20 / kilometre

No

35 hrs / week
No maximum

Nissan Micra
3 - 5 years
Teaching experience
Yes
Yes
I bring valuable experience to my role, having served as a dedicated tutor for children, particularly in assisting them with homework in subjects where they face challenges. My commitment to fostering a positive and supportive learning environment has enabled me to contribute significantly to their academic progress. Through my previous tutoring experiences, I have had the opportunity to work with children across various age groups and academic levels. I understand the importance of identifying individual learning styles and tailoring my approach to meet the specific needs of each student. This includes providing additional support in subjects where they may be struggling, creating a personalized learning plan, and employing various teaching techniques to enhance comprehension. I have successfully tutored students in subjects such as math, science, language arts, and more
Educational background

High school

High school Matric - Sheppie High School (2015)
Subjects English
Afrikaans
Life Orientation
Visual Arts
Computer Application Technology
Dramatic Arts

Degress and other courses

Degree/course Course - DASA (Current)
Degree/course Degree - SADTA (Current)
Introduction to families
My name is Kathlene and I am thrilled at the chance of becoming an au pair for your family. I absolutely love working with children and I'm excited about the prospect of getting to know your family. I have with children for many years, which has allowed me to develop my skills in childcare. I have worked with children of different ages and backgrounds, and it has been such a fulfilling experience for me. I love creating a safe, fun, and nurturing environment for children to thrive in. Apart from taking care of your little ones, I am also comfortable with household tasks such as cooking, cleaning, and laundry. I am a quick learner and am always eager to help out in any way I can.
As an young person with a passion for working with children, I believe I would make the perfect au pair for your family. I possess the skills and qualities necessary to provide a safe, nurturing, and engaging environment for your children. I am responsible, reliable, and able to multitask, which means I can handle the daily challenges of looking after children while also managing household tasks. I am creative and love to come up with fun and educational activities that your children will enjoy. Additionally, I have excellent communication skills, which means I can easily build a rapport with both you and your children. I have worked with children for many years, which has given me the knowledge and expertise to handle a variety of situations. My experience working with children has taught me how to be patient, understanding, and empathetic. Overall, I believe that my love for children, combined with my experience and skills, would make me an excellent au pair for your family.
In my free time, I enjoy engaging in a variety of hobbies that keep me active, creative, and inspired. I love running and dancing as it keeps me physically fit and energized. I'm also an avid reader and enjoy losing myself in a good book whenever I can. When I'm feeling creative, I love to paint or draw, as it allows me to express myself in a unique way.
Childcare references

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10 Jan 2016
Current
10-15
Develop and implement weekly lesson plans that align with the Girl Guide curriculum. Create a safe and nurturing environment for girl guides to learn and grow. Provide guidance and support to girl guides as they navigate challenges and develop new skills. Foster a sense of community and teamwork among girl guides. Encourage girl guides to take on leadership roles and develop their independence. Maintain accurate records of girl guides' progress and achievements. Communicate regularly with parents and guardians to keep them informed of girl guides' progress.

Reference 2

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15 Jan 2016
20 Nov 2019
02-17
Plan and teach age-appropriate dance classes for students of various skill levels. Create engaging and innovative choreography that challenges and inspires students. Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that encourages self-expression and creativity. Provide individualized feedback and support to students to help them improve their technique and performance. Collaborate with other teachers and staff to plan and coordinate performances and recitals. Maintain accurate records of student progress and attendance. Communicate regularly with parents and guardians to keep them informed of their child's progress.

Reference 3

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13 Jan 2021
20 Jun 2022
3-12
• Create a stimulating and supportive learning • Plan and implement age-appropriate activities to foster cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. • Communicate regularly with parents regarding their child's progress and development. • Provide additional support or challenges based on individual needs. • Collaborate with special education professionals to develop and implement Individualized Education Programs (IEPs). • Modify teaching strategies and materials to accommodate diverse learning abilities.

Reference 4

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2 Mar 2023
Current
Seven and Twelve
- Supervise and care for children - Assist with homework and educational activities. - Drive or accompany children to and from school, activities - Be flexible with work hours, understanding that childcare needs may vary - Perform light housekeeping tasks related to the children, such as tidying up their play areas or doing their laundry.