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Lessons offered by Carol
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • By webcam
Taught subjects
  • ESL
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Junior High / Middle School
  • High School
  • College
  • University
  • Adult Education
  • Masters/ Graduate School
  • Early childhood education
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • For children

A mature adult who gives English classes from the East coast of Canada.

Methodology

I find out the interests and needs of the student. Then I customize the lesson for each individual.

Background

I have an undergraduate degree in Statistics and have worked in various business settings. I taught English as a second language at my local library.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $ 25/h
Rate for 5 hours of lessons : $20
Lessons offered by Carol
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
webcam
Taught subjects
  • ESL
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Junior High / Middle School
  • High School
  • College
  • University
  • Adult Education
  • Masters/ Graduate School
  • Early childhood education
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Proficient
  • For children

Carol's Resume

OBJECTIVE

Seeking an opportunity as an ESL Tutor using my friendly demeanor, organizational and interpersonal skills to ensure effective and efficient productivity in the online classroom.


SUMMARY OF SKILLS

 Shows professionalism, dependability, reliability; retain harmonious relations with staff/clients/public
 Adept at time management; prioritize multiple tasks, meet deadlines
 Talented working as a team member/independently under minimum supervision or direction
 Commitment to providing exceptional service to clients
 Strive for excellence, kept informed and connected
 Clear and effective communication, both verbal and written
 Demonstrate initiative, discretion, sound judgment, and decision-making
 Follow company policy and procedures including resolve complaints and keep confidentiality
 Accustom to receptionist/administrative/clerical duties including records/data management, document processes, preparation of reports, general ledger, and financial statements
 Manage large volumes of work; recognized for accuracy, proofreading, identify discrepancies
 Accomplish at tracking, sourcing, compiling information using resources to obtain results
 Familiar with changing technologies, proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), Windows OS, accounting software, able to grasp new concepts/programs quickly
 Keen on professional growth; enjoys meaningful/challenging work, open to increased duties

WORK EXPERIENCE

Substitute Secretary
Halifax Regional School Board, Central Office, Dartmouth, NS Jan. 2017 – present
Provided support to departments; examined accounting records, matched invoices, followed up on unmatched purchase orders, identified invoices due for payment and attached documents for signatures, entered approved invoices into system, verified credit and payment transactions, faxed/photocopied/scanned/shredded papers, distributed mail, coded school books, created statistical charts, and discussed outstanding issues as needed
Consistent with Department of Education and Halifax Regional School Board policies
Showed courtesy, diplomacy, and tact with staff/students/volunteers/public/outside agencies
Established accountability framework; ensured maximum results were achieved in delivering programs/services to schools

Administrative Assistant
Knights of Columbus Insurance, Lr. Sackville, NS 2 months
 Helped with projects without interruption to business operations
 Greet visitors/clients, responded to inquiries, relay messages, updated calendars, determined best course of action
 Completed data entry on insurance policies/applications/renewals/claims, synchronized workflow with staff
 Purchased office supplies, inspected incoming goods against invoices, received payments, prepared forms, retained manual/electronic filing systems perpetuated the volume of paperwork
 Photocopied documents, distributed correspondence, sent/received faxes, received/sorted mail, implemented courier services, provided central means of communication and acknowledgment of assured delivery
 Monitored workplace tidiness, set up meeting rooms, coordinated beverages, participated in staff meetings


Estate Administrative Assistant- contract
Independent Work, Bedford, NS 26 months
 Greet visitors/clients, responded to inquiries, relay messages, update calendars, determined best course of action
 Acted as an intermediary between lawyers/financial institutions/Revenue Canada, upheld integrity of estate settlement
 Received/sorted mail, maintained bookkeeping system, helped in registration process and followed legal guidelines
 Composed correspondence, filed/photocopied/faxed documents and obtained Executor’s release forms

Office Clerk - contract
Child and Family Services, Dept. of Community Services, Halifax, NS 4 months
 Performed accounts receivable and invoice activities for small option homes
 Completed data entry according to format in adoption records, informed caseworker as needed
 Sent/received faxes related to adoptions from China while meeting strict deadlines
 Conducted research, formulated statistical information on families, and archived files

Receptionist/Clerk Typist
X-ray Dept., Cobequid Centre, Lr. Sackville, NS 3 months
 Records/file management; used coding system to improve faster access/retrieval of information
 Checked requisition forms, verified patient identity, and authorization for safe quality healthcare
 Scheduled appointments, explained medical procedures to lessen patient’s anxiety and informed staff of emergency arrivals
 Operated switchboard and determined direction of service resulting in minimum wait times

Office Clerk - contract
Pay & Benefits Division, Canadian Forces Base Halifax, Halifax, NS 9 months
 Records/file management; assembled hiring/retiring documentation, provided administration of leaves
 Audited LRS cards and oversaw military documentation
 Performed payroll including retroactive pay calculations and verified cheques before release

English as a Second Language Tutor - volunteer
Halifax Public Library, Bedford, NS 13 months
 Delth drectly with Library staff/immigrants and responded promptly to inquiries/concerns
 Explored cultural awareness to cultivate a positive learning environment
 Maintained records of each student’s progress and customized lessons to maximize learning potential
 Showed respect for people from a range of social and cultural

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Computerized Business Management, Mactech Distance Education, Sydney, NS 2016
WHMIS & Introduction to the GHS, Dalcam Sanitation Solutions Inc., Halifax, NS 2016
Emergency First Aid & CPR Level “C” & AED, St. John Ambulance, Halifax, NS 2016
Get Calm with Social & Emotional Intelligence, Career Calm, Bedford, NS 2012
Confidence Building Workshop, Women’s Employment Outreach, Halifax, NS 2011
ESL Tutor Basic Training Series Workshops, Halifax Public Libraries, Halifax, NS 2006
Bachelor of Science – Statistics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS 1997

RECOGNITION

Volunteer Appreciation Certificates, Halifax Public Libraries, Bedford, NS

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