Willemien Van Der Walt

  • Pretoria
Willemien Van Der Walt



  • To serve the society by utilizing my skills in the development of children’s professional and social skills.
  • Seeking a teaching position  where training and skills in active teaching methodologies will be fully utilized in order to provide students with a positive learning experience.


Confident and hardworking with a B.Ed degree and experience in teaching primary and high school learners. Possessing extensive knowledge of various teaching methods, immense subject knowledge and having a genuine interest in educating others.   Always engaged in continuous learning  in order to broaden my knowledge and experience.I am interested in attending workshops and additional courses to improve my skills and knowledge.  I am currently looking  for an acceptable teaching positions with  suitable school where I will be able to widen my teaching experience. 

Career Statement

"I feel that being fair and consistent is vital to ensure effective management of behaviours  in my classroom at all times.I endeavor to promote and engender skills of self- management and self- direction in my learners, as well as a willingness to work collaboratively with others and encourage the taking of risks.  That it is important to identify specific learning needs so that the curriculum is accessible to all learners."

-Willemien van der Walt



Work History
Jan 2013 - Nov 2013

Aftercare teacher

Curro Thatchfield

-Supervising children at Curro Thatchfield. Doing homework with them and extramural activities.

-Organizing extramural activities during school holidays.

Nov 2010 - May 2011

Au Pair

Cultural Care

-Au Pair/ caregiver in the United States.

Dec 2009 - Nov 2010

Aftercare teacher

Rooihuiskraal After Care

-Supervising children of all ages.

-Managing  pupils’ behaviour in the classroom and on school premises.


Available on request.


Villieria Primary and Oos- Moot High School for 1 year as a school teacher.


-Teaching English to primary students.

-Teaching Business Studies to high school students.

-Devise interactive teaching methods to teach learners.

-Developing various lesson plans.

-Helping with extramural activities (netball and revue).

-Planning, preparing and delivering lessons.




Computer and Information Technology skills

-Proficient user of Microsoft Office tools and the Internet.

-Able to use computer-assisted educational resources.

-Completed a  information technology course during my first year at university. 

Excellent communicator 

-Able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

- Confidence to communicate in English with grammatical integrity.


-Able to adapt lesson plan to the students needs,so that all kinds of learners learn optimally. 

Classroom management

-The ability to  create and maintain appropriate behavior of students in classroom settings.

-Implementing classroom management strategies effectively.

Teaching attributes

-Able to create an effective  learning environment.

-The ability to motivate learners.

-Familiar with various teaching methods.


Relevant First Aid Certificate

English Word Power Certificate 


2012 - 2015

B.Ed  (Further Education and Training: General)

University of Pretoria
2005 - 2009


Centurion High School

A' Levels: 

Life Orientation (A)

English First Additional Language (B)

Afrikaans Home Language (B) 


  • Hiking and bike riding
  • Travelling various countries
  • Reading novels (romantic fiction)
  • Browsing the internet