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Philile S.

USD $12/hr

Passionate English Tutor with strong background in Performing Arts and Speech Therapy.

12 hours

Conversational Adult

Easy flowing conversations that focus on creating real-life situations that allow you to grow in confidence.

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6 hours

Cool Kids Convo

Allow your kids to explore language by playing games and engaging with story-time narrated by puppets.

Buy 6 hours
12 hours

General English (Adult and Children)

Explore vocabulary, grammar, punctuation, parts of speech and all other necessary English building blocks.

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6 hours

Watercolor Painting (All ages)

Learn how to paint using watercolors.

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Tutor Information


I am Native English speaking Teacher from South Africa who currently resides in the United States. I use fun and artistic teaching methods such as singing, playing games, drawing and painting in my lessons. I am a qualified Set Designer and Early Childhood development teacher who prides themselves in incorporating artistic skills into English learning. I believe that art and education should always go hand-in-hand to allow for a fun and expressive learning experience.


Philadelphia, United States


English, IsiZulu, IsiXhosa




Middle School


Teacher Record

2023 - 2023
TEFL, English
120 hours

Hudson Community College

2023 - 2023
Certificate, Personal Branding: Social Media and Creating Content
78 Hours

University of South Africa

2020 - 2021
Higher Certificate, Education
Distinctions received in : Art and Handwork Academic Proficiency in English for Student Teachers

Tshwane University of Technology

2017 - 2019
National Diploma, Performing Arts Technology
Majored in Set Design. Distinctions received in: Decorative Painting Textile Make-up Properties Theater History Art Administration Stage Technolology

The National School of the Arts

2010 - 2014
High School Diploma
Full colors: Drama Platinum Certificate: Drama Production Silver Certificate: isiZulu Distinction received in: Drama

Work Experience

Young and Spiritually Inspired

August 2023 - present
Social Media Manager
Content creation and handling all social media correspondence.

Cultural Care

August 2021 - August 2023
Au Pair
Child Care


March 2020 - August 2021
Online English Tutor
Teaching English Online


March 2020 - August 2021
Online English Tutor
Teaching English Online

The National School of the Arts

September 2019 - March 2020
Set Designer/ Art Administrator
Creating set, managing performance venues and handling all art department correspondence.


January 2009 - August 2021
Voice-over Artist
Creating commercials for radio, television and social media.