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Tuition School Teachers

Descriptions & Duties

  • Tuition School Teachers teach one or more subjects at tuition school. They usually work in groups with students to review the knowledge taught in the school classroom and prepare materials and supplementary exercises for students to enhance their knowledge and prepare them for school assessment and public examination.

Generic Competencies

Physical Abilities

Physical abilities

  • Physical strength
  • Eye hand coordination / precision / dexterity


Importance:1 (Max:5) 

Skill is rarely required


Technology Skills

Technology skills

  • Computer literacy
  • Application of technology


Importance:3 (Max:5) 

Skill is basically required


Cognitive Abilities

Cognitive abilities

  • Creativity
  • Visualisation
  • Logical thinking


Importance:3 (Max:5) 

Skill is basically required


Comprehension And Expression

Comprehension and expression skills

  • Reading comprehension
  • Oral / written expression


Importance:5 (Max:5) 

Skill is required all the time


Social Skills

Social skills

  • Communication
  • Negotiation
  • Persuasion


Importance:4 (Max:5) 

Skill is frequently required


Organisation And Execution Skills

Organisation and execution skills

  • Planning
  • Organising
  • Judgement
  • Decision making


Importance:4 (Max:5) 

Skill is frequently required


Problem Solving Skills

Problem solving skills

  • Ability to solve simple and complex problems effectively and efficiently


Importance:4 (Max:5) 

Skill is frequently required


Management Skills

Management skills

  • Leadership
  • Management of finance / time / people / other resources


Importance:3 (Max:5) 

Skill is basically required


Trade Specific Competencies

Professional education knowledge and teaching skills

Tuition School Teachers must be able to apply the education theory and teaching skills to assist students in doing homework, review classroom learning and preparing school assessment and public examination.

General Requirements

Academic qualification

  • usually have a bachelor's degree in any subjects, or equivalent


  • Teaching experience in primary or secondary schools is preferable

Career Path & Salary

Private Sector

Monthly Salary $20,000-$40,000

Monthly Salary $30,000-$70,000

Monthly Salary $40,000-$80,000

Work Environment

  • Tuition School Teachers generally work during non-school hours. They may work in the evenings and at weekends to cater for the needs of students.


  • Overhead projectors

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