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Donavan S

Tutor in Pine Slopes AH, Sandton • 25 years old

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Bio

I am enthusiastic, patient and kind of unconventional. I am passionate about helping people learn, simplifying difficult concepts and seeing my students exceed their own expectations.

I served as a tutor for undergraduate accounting students throughout my university career . I tutored my friends in all the modules we took. I was the class representative for my modules from 2017 to 2019. I served as a Peer Counsellor and Head Boy in high school.

Education

• 2020 - Initial Test of Competence (SAICA)
• 2019 - PGDip Accounting Sciences & CTA (UP)
• 2016-2018 BCom Accounting Sciences (UP)
• 2017- 2019 - BCom Accounting Sciences Tutor (University of Pretoria (UP))

My Proudest
Achievements

• -Completed my BCom Accounting Sciences degree with distinction
• -Member of the Golden Key International Honour Society
• -Member of the 2017/2018 House CA Executive Committee (the faculty sub-house for BCom Accounting Sciences)
• -Part of team South Africa in the KPMG International Case Competition 2018

Subjects

  • School Tutoring

Accounting

Grade 1 - Grade 12

I am currently studying toward a BCom Accounting Sciences degree

Business Studies

Grade 1 - Grade 12

Part of my current degree deals with material from high school Business Studies and I feel well equipped to tutor this subject at this level.

  • University Tutoring

Economics

First Year

I assisted my friends in Economics to understand the subject and preparation for assessments.

Accounting

First Year - Third Year

I have previous tutoring experience at the University of Pretoria and I have completed my postgraduate studies in accounting. I am enthusiastic and passionate about this subject and enjoy tutoring it.

Taxation

First Year - Fourth Year

I have been a private tutor for taxation for the last 3 years and have seen those I assisted improve by over 10%. I have also completed my postgraduate studies in taxation. I currently work within the Group Tax division at Investec Bank

Commercial Law

First Year - Second Year

I am passionate about Commercial Law and I tutored my peers in preparation for the exam.

Financial Management

First Year - Third Year

I tutored financial management on both 1st year and 3rd year level and students have noted an improvement in their understanding and performance. I have also completed my postgraduate studies in financial management

Financial Accounting

First Year - Third Year

I have previous tutoring experience at the University of Pretoria and I have completed my postgraduate studies in accounting. I am enthusiastic and passionate about this subject and enjoy tutoring it.

  • Business & Professional Skills

Microsoft Excel

Beginner - Intermediate

I spent 4 months as a Business Analyst for an insurance company. Part of my work required extensive use of Microsoft Excel. I have also completed an intermediate course in Microsoft Excel

  • Life Skills

Public Speaking

Beginner - Intermediate

I have been involved in public speaking since high school. My achievements include: Best Speaker Award - Wendywood High School 1st place - EY Project Platinum Competition 1st place - KPMG International Case Competition (National Round)

Location

Donavan will travel up to 5km from Pine Slopes AH, Sandton, Gauteng to you.

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