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Jonathan M

Tutor in Western Cape • 23 years old

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Bio

I am your friend and your teacher, I always see the best in people. I am creative, open-minded and never back down from a challenge.

I have a desire to help others in whatever way I can and go out of my way to ensure I fulfill that desire. I have immense patience and love seeing people learn and understand new concepts. I am delighted when other people excel, but also know how to go about things when they don't. I am also able to tutor perfectly in both English and Afrikaans.

Education

• Paarl Boys' High School (2012-2016)
• BSc in Molecular Biology and Biotech. (Feb 2017 - June 2017)
• BA in Social Dynamics (2018 - present)
• Tutoring since June 2017 and have experience in Grades 4 - 12.

My Proudest
Achievements

• I achieved third place for a national Biology Olympiad in 2016.
• I completed the Kalahari Vasbyt in 2016.
• I was Secretary of the Vereniging van Afrikaansstudente van die Universiteit Stellenbosch for the year 2018.

Subjects

  • School Tutoring

Mathematics

Grade 1 - Grade 12

I loved high school math. I took part in every mathematics Olympiad and even achieved merit certificates in the second round of the Harmony Olympiad. I have helped many of my friends with their math and most of them managed to achieve distinctions.

Afrikaans

Grade 1 - Grade 12

I have a great passion for Afrikaans, I plan on becoming a high school Afrikaans teacher. I excelled in Afrikaans literature and can easily teach both language and literature. I am also studying Afrikaans at university level.

English

Grade 1 - Grade 12

I thoroughly enjoy English. I helped many of my Afrikaans friends with their English and it was very evident in their results. I am also studying English at university level.

Geography

Grade 1 - Grade 12

My favourite high school subject was Geography. I immensely enjoyed Geography and was the top student in my class. I am also studying Geography at university level.

Life Sciences (Biology)

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Biology is truly a subject I am very passionate and knowledgeable about. I really enjoyed tutoring my friends in Biology and even just testing each other's knowledge.

Physical Science

Grade 1 - Grade 9

I have experience tutoring Science as many of my friends needed help throughout school. I would love to help others with this (sometimes rather complex) but fascinating subject.

  • University Tutoring

English Literature

First Year

I have a great love for English and have excelled at it in my first year at Stellenbosch University. My essays have all been awarded distinctions and I have received a distinction for English Studies 178.

Afrikaans

First Year

I have loved every second of Afrikaans and Dutch 178 and have excelled in the assignments and exams. I can write brilliant essays and have a vast understanding of the work discussed in Afrikaans en Nederlands 178.

Geography

First Year

Geography has always been a great love of mine and I have achieved distinctions in both semesters (125 and 154).

Psychology

First Year

I thoroughly enjoy psychology and understanding how the mind works, and human behaviour. I have excelled in my exams and done fairly well in my semester tasks.

Location

Jonathan will travel up to 15km from Western Cape to you.

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