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Rae Lim

  • Blk 931 Jurong West St 92 #08-219 Singapore 640931 (Shifting to Sengkang around October)
  • +65 9712 9717

Tutor (Mindstretcher)

Work History

Feb 2017Current

Tutor

Mindstretcher
  • Engaged primary school students in lively, engaging classes in a small group setting
  • Delivered improved grades for said classes 
  • Advised concerned parents of students' progress in lessons
Aug 2011Sep 2015

General Education Officer (Secondary School Teacher)

Ministry of Education
  • Led a staff organizing committee to wine and dine 120 staff on a quarterly basis to overall increased staff satisfaction for 3 years 
  • Managed sub-committees of around 15 members for various school events 
    • Merticulously planned and implemented various administrative processes to enable efficient delivery of said events
  • Taught English and Combined Humanities for 4 years
  • Transformed capricious students of low self esteem to motivated individuals
  • Mitigated and assured demanding parents of their children's issues in school
  • Level-Coordinator for Social Studies
    • Planned the schedule and organised the overall smooth  execution of the subject for the teachers teaching in the same level
JuneJuly 2010, 2009, 2008

Field Interviewer

Ministry of Manpower
  • Conducted over 600 interviews in 3 summers for the annual Labour Force Survey in a spectrum of household types around Singapore
    • To obtain sensitive information from complete strangers in fluent English,  Mandarin and broken Hokkien if need be
    • Interacted with people from diverse age groups and socio-economic backgrounds 
MarchJune 2007

Assistant Buyer

Brocade Communications
  • Handled administrative and purchasing matters
  • Entrusted to manage office in supervisor’s absence and classified urgent inquiries for manager’s attention
  • Coordinated and communicated efficiently across departments and hierarchies in a MNC
JanFeb 2007

Customer Service Consultant

StarHub Ltd
  • Gained experience in mitigating hostile clients

Education

20072011

Bachelor of Social Science (2nd Upper Honours)

National University of Singapore

Sociology
CAP - 4.11 / 5

20122013

Post Graduate Diploma in Education

National Institute of Education

Merit
CAP - 4.16/ 5

Skills

Interpersonal skills

Ability to interact and work with people of various skill level and varying backgrounds.

Written and Spoken Communication

English and Chinese/ Mandarin

Customer Service

An amiable person, able to take initiative and handle tough situations

MS Office

Comfortable with Microsoft programmes and able to pick up other software packages

About me

Notice Period: Immediate

Last Drawn Salary: $4450

Expected Salary: $3800

summary

A driven team-player who is enthusiastic about learning new skills 

Highly skilled in interpersonal communications, organization and event planning to generate maximum value for the organization at the lowest possible cost to the budget. 

Creative and strategic thinker with a solid ability in developing innovative strategies to attain objectives leading to increased staff and employer's satisfaction and heightened exposure to said committee.

Interests

  • Travelling.  Jigsaw Puzzles. Tea-drinking. Weights-training