Xuan Ong


Apr 2007 - Present

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Diploma in Psychology & Community Services.

Maintained a GPA of above 3.

Relevant modules that I excelled in:

Introduction to PsychologyIntroduction to Community Services

Social Psychology

Lifespan Psychology

Working with Individual & Community

Group Dynamics & Conflict Management

Fundamental of Counselling Practice

Legal Frameworks of Family, Children & Youth

Creativity & Applied Thinking Skills

Exploring Contemporary Issues

Jan 2003 - Dec 2006

Guang Yang Secondary School

Graduated 5th in class of 40 students.

Received an 'O' level certificate with L1 R5 as 9, and L1B4 as 8.



Core Competencies

According to PEAKS, a detailed personality profile test, here are some of my competencies and strengths with regards to: Communication, Strategic Management and Sustaining Excellence:   Good foresight. Public Speaking Inner self-motivation Capacity to work with others Dealing with difficult people People motivation Determination and Perseverance Networking and Diversity Comfort with Competition


2007-2009: Youth Leader (in Church)                    2008: Class Representative (in School)           2008: School of Humanities - HMS Society 2005-2006: Concert Band - Band Major 2005-2006: Class Monitor           2006: Sports House Captain           2005: Attended Sports Leader Camp           2005: Attended Outward Bound Singapore           2005: Concert Band - Flute Section Leader 1997-1999: Basketball Junior Captain   Plan, execute and oversee events, programmes and camps Schedule and chaired meetings, evaluated results Proper delegation of work to team members Coached and guided younger youths in their growth and learning Responsible and accountable for tasks given to handle

Campus & Community Activities

Cambodia Educational Trip in Year 2009 (May) Recorded minutes of the entire trip Reviewed on how the Non-Governmental Organization works in the local country Vietnam Mission Trip in Year 2009 (March) Evaluated the needs of the people, and analyzed how we could contribute Play Therapy Session at KK Women's & Children's Hospital in Year 2008-2009 Volunteered on a weekly basis Assisted Play Therapy staff to run play sessions in the wards Interacted with both children and families Magic Training in Year 2008 Performed at NCSS carnival, and brought smiles to people Basic Counseling Course in Year 2007-2008 Sat in for counseling sessions to learn and observe Thailand Mission Trip in Year 2007 (March, June & Sept) Assisted in painting works Designed English lessons, and taught basic English Managed financial transactions within the trip


  Written – English, Chinese, Japanese Spoken – English, Chinese, Japanese


  Operating system – Microsoft Windows XP, Vista Database Management System – Microsoft Access Office Automation Tools – Microsoft PowerPoint, word, Excel Web Development Tools – Macromedia Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Adobe Photoshop, Windows Movie Maker.   Designed research posters, posters, brochures, t-shirts Conceptualized and fabricated videos for events



Spending time with youths, Imparting lives.

Photography Swimming


An enthusiastic and innovative leader who is keen to find a position to work with youths in the field of counseling and coaching practice, who is able to confidently excel in the dynamic environment by applying knowledge and past experiences in related areas.


Reliable, trustworthy, meticulous, and able to work on own initiative or as part of a team, to communicate concepts, and translate the ideas to actions and results competently. Able to adapt to a new environment shortly, with good communication and leadership skills; A quick learner eager for new professional challenges.

Work History

Work History
2007 - 2009

Private Tutor

Tutor students of Primary and Secondary school levels

  • Subjects taught are mainly Math & Science
  • Interacted with both student and parents
  • Evaluated student's progress together with parents
  • Adapted new teaching techniques to help students understand better.
  • Students have shown significant improvement


2007 - Present

Piano Practical & Theory Exam

2006 - Present

SYF Marching Band Competition

2006 - Present

Basic Sailing

Singapore Sailing Federation
2002 - Present

Edusave Eagles Award

2006 - Present

Edusave Eagles Award