Alina Poh

Alina Poh

Work History

Work History
May 2005 - Jun 2008


Kumon Enrichment Centre
  • Assisted children who need help in their work.
  • Did one- to -one reading with children aged 4 to 8.
  • Motivated children by giving them praises and encouragement to maximize their potential.
  • Marking of chidlren's work and packing of worksheets.
May 2007 - Oct 2007

Teacher Assistant

Young Talent Childcare Centre
  • Conducted 6 integrated lessons with children aged 4.
  • Set up 2 learning corners ( Language and Math) in the Nursery 2 classroom.
  • Assisted in routine care.
  • Assisted in the class's administrative work.
Apr 2006 - Jul 2006

Student Teacher

Cambridge Child Development Centre
  • Conducted integrated lessons with children aged 4.
  • Assisted in routine care, such as feeding the children.
  • Helped out in designing two learning corners for children aged 4.
Jun 2005 - Sep 2005

Student Teacher

Red School House
  • Taught Language, Music and movement to pre-school children, aged 3 to 5.
  • Assisted in routine care,such as bathing the children.



O- Level

Whitley Secondary School
  • Obtained 'O' Level certificate with 6 credits.


  • Reading books and magazines.
  • Listening to classical, oldies love songs.


A warm welcome! Hi, I am Alina. I am a Diploma graduate of Ngee Ann Polytechnic and currently pursuing my Degree, Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Educational Studies and Leadership, with Wheelock College,Singapore.

Being a teacher for the young ones has always been my ambition as i have the passion to nurture and educate them. I loved working with young children and I enjoyed my time being with them. My level of patience, perseverance and determination has increased when working with young children.

My goal is to become play therapist as I want to help them overcome the pain and anxiety that they are going through during the stay in the hospital.


My career objective is to support children and their families by

developing meaningful learning experiences.



Communication Skills

Speaks excellent English and Mandarin fluently ; Dialect- Hokkien(fair)   Writes English and Chinese   Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

MS Office software

Competent with MS Office software such as MS Word, Powerpoint and Excel.


Jun 2008 - Jun 2008

Writing Clinic

Ngee Ann Polytechnic
May 2005 - Oct 2007

Certificate of Participation in Co-curricular Activities

Ngee Ann Polytechnic