Abigail Tan

Abigail Tan

Work History

Work History
Mar 2007 - Jun 2008


Autism Association of Singapore

Implement lesson plans, carry out group activities, observe and interact with children and their parents. Plan individualised Education Plans (IEP) which are fully catered to the needs of each individual child.

Jul 2004 - Jun 2007

Student Teacher

NTUC Childcare (Havelock)

·      72 hours in Year 1 at NTUC Childcare (Havelock). Observed, assessed and interacted with children in the centre.

·      84 hours in Year 2 at The Preparatory Place. Planned and carried out developmentally-appropriate lessons for children aged 4 to 5 years old.

·     154 hours in Year 3 at NTUC Childcare (Clementi). Planned and implemented a theme-based curriculum suited to the interests of children and interacted with parents.

Individualised Education Project – Action Research

·     Successfully planned and implemented an action research on the 3R’s of environmental awareness in young children.

·      Increased confidence in managing children’s behaviours and working with parents and staff.

Dec 2005 - Dec 2005

Administrative Assistant

UFJ Bank

Assisted in Customer Service

Apr 2004 - May 2005

Sales Assistant

  • Assisted in customer service and logistics.
  • Interacted with customers and learnt to be patient.
Oct 2004 - Oct 2004

Administrative Assistant

CPF Board

Assisted in the checking and correction of forms.


Jun 2008 - Present

Bachelor of Science

Wheelock College - Singapore
Jun 2004 - Apr 2007


Early Childhood Education
  • Obtained A’s in Advanced Speech Training 1, Effective Communication, Productivity & Quality Studies, Financial Management, and Distinctions in Child Development 1.1, Child Health & Nutrition, Curriculum Studies 1.2, Language Arts in the Early Childhood Years.
  • Achieved Best Performance in Child Development 1.1 and 3rd Most Outstanding Performance in Year 1.2.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic - Klavierensemble

  • Performed solo in Musical Concert at the Esplanade Recital Studio
  • Assisted in ticketing and activity coordination
Jan 2000 - Dec 2003

GCE "O" Level (Express Stream)

Crescent Girls' School
  • Obtained A’s in Visual Arts and English Language, with Credits in Chinese Language, Mathematics, Combined Sciences (Biology-Chemistry), English Literature and Combined Humanities (Social Studies / History).

Crescent Girls' School - Symphonic Band

  • Represented school in Singapore Youth Festival Band Competition 2001 – awarded with Silver
  • Assistant Section Leader



Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Powerpoint

Microsoft Word


To enhance my professionalism as an Early Childhood educator and actively contribute towards building a dynamic and secure organisation in an open and child-centred setting.



Piano Practical Grade 7

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music