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Jerry L - Tutor in Bulwer

I am a passionate and enthusiastic individual who loves working with young people in order to help them realize their potential. I care about my learners and I want them to develop academically, as well as well as personally. I am a newly qualified High School teacher and have a substantial amount of tutoring experience. My subject specialties are Mathematics and Physical Science. I'm somewhat of a Science nerd myself!

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Teaching places

My Home and Online

Travelling distance

Jerry will travel 25km from Bulwer, Berea, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Languages spoken

Jerry speaks Afrikaans and English

Experience
2013-2016 Completed a B.Sc degree majoring in Geology and Chemistry at UCT 2014-2016 Private tutoring of Mathematics and Physical Science to High School learners 2016-2017 Completed a B.Sc Honours majoring in Materials Science at UCT Mar 2018 - Oct 2018 Worked as a manufacturing technician at a Biomedical RND facility called Strait Access Technologies Nov 2018 - Jul 2020 Worked as a Sales Solutions Specialist at a company called LASEC (Laboratory and Scientific Solutions Specialist) Jun 2019 - Dec 2020 Completed a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) at UNISA Jul 2020 - Dec 2020 Taught High School Mathematics, Mathematical Literacy, Natural Science and Physical Science to various grades at Windsor High School in Rondebosch East, Cape Town
Education
2013-02-10 - 2016-11-30
BSc Chemistry and Geology - UCT

I completed a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Cape Town. It was a double major degree, with my majors being Chemistry and Geology.

2017-02-01 - 2017-11-30
B.Sc Honours in Material Sciences - UCT

I completed a B.Sc honours in Materials Science. This involved studying the properties and applications of various materials in the real world, such as polymers (plastics), ceramics, glass, composites and metals.

2018-06-05 - 2020-12-08
Post Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE - FET) - UNISA

I completed a Post Graduate Certificate in Education to enable me to teach Mathematics and Physical Science to High School learners.

Subjects taught
  • Physics

    I am a qualified Science teacher and a lover of Science. Although I know it can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your scientific knowledge in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of science to one in which you view it as a fun and participatory subject.

    Jerry teaches Physics at High School level(s)

  • Chemistry

    I am a qualified Science teacher and a lover of Science. Although I know it can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your scientific knowledge in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of science to one in which you view it as a fun and participatory subject.

    Jerry teaches Chemistry at High School level(s)

  • Physical Science

    I am a qualified Science teacher and a lover of Science. Although I know it can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your scientific knowledge in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of science to one in which you view it as a fun and participatory subject.

    Jerry teaches Physical Science at High School level(s)

  • Mathematics

    I am a qualified mathematics teacher and a lover of mathematics. Although I know it can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your mathematical knowledge in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of mathematics to one in which you view mathematics as a fun and participatory subject.

    Jerry teaches Mathematics at High School level(s)

  • Calculus

    I am a qualified mathematics teacher and a lover of mathematics. Although I know it can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your mathematical knowledge in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of mathematics to one in which you view mathematics as a fun and participatory subject.

    Jerry teaches Calculus at High School level(s)

  • Linear Algebra

    I am a qualified mathematics teacher and a lover of mathematics. Although I know it can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your mathematical knowledge in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of mathematics to one in which you view mathematics as a fun and participatory subject.

    Jerry teaches Linear Algebra at High School level(s)

  • Trigonometry

    I am a qualified mathematics teacher and a lover of mathematics. Although I know it can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your mathematical knowledge in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of mathematics to one in which you view mathematics as a fun and participatory subject.

    Jerry teaches Trigonometry at High School level(s)

  • General Maths & Science

    I am a qualified mathematics and science teacher, and a lover of both! Although I know these subjects can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your knowledge in these fields in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of maths and science to one in which you view these as fun and participatory subjects.

    Jerry teaches General Maths & Science at High School level(s)

  • Pure Maths

    I am a qualified mathematics teacher and a lover of mathematics. Although I know it can be tough, there is a lot of enjoyment to be found in applying your mathematical knowledge in order to solve problems. I would love to help change your perception of mathematics to one in which you view mathematics as a fun and participatory subject.

    Jerry teaches Pure Maths at High School level(s)