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Lessons offered by Pratima
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Taught subjects
  • Swimming
Levels
  • All Levels

International Medalist in Swimming offering one on one and group swimming lessons

Methodology

I assess the level of each and every student and cater to their needs accordingly. I devise long term and short term lesson plans in consultation with the student/parent. I start with basic floating, breathing techniques and then we move on to strokes and swimming techniques

Experience

I am a Master of Public Administration student at the LSE and have a back ground in early childhood education. I have represented my country in swimming and am an International medalist. I have over 16 years of swimming experience and 4 years of teaching experience

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : £30/h
Lessons offered by Pratima
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Swimming
Levels
  • All Levels

Pratima's CV

EDUCATION:_______________________________________________________________________
Master of Public Administration (09/2018-06/2020)
London School of Economics and Political Science.
 Awarded the Bestway Foundation Scholarship.
 Modules studied: Political Science for Public Policy, Micro and Macro Economics for Public Policy and Quantitative Approaches and Policy Analysis.
 Focusing on International Development and the political pressures that motivate and constrain policy makers at all levels of Governance.

Bachelor of Commerce (06/2013-04/2016)
St. Joseph’s College of Commerce, Bangalore University, India.
 Specialised in International Marketing and Consumer Behaviour.
 Published a paper in the College student journal on the topic “Study on the workings and shortcomings of the public health department” (Oct 2015)
 Awarded the Smt.Parvathamma Mallaradhya Gold Medal (Jan 2017) by Bangalore University for outstanding achievements in the field of Academics and Sports.
 Appointed as the Student Advisory representative at the Bangalore University Sports Syndicate Body and implemented an increase of 15% in student allowance.

Diploma in Human Rights Studies (09/2014-10/2015)
St. Joseph’s Evening College and the South Indian Cell for Human Rights Education and Monitoring.
 Studied issues relating to tribal rights, child rights and gender inequalities.
 Designed a theme for volunteering and conducted interactive workshops with local policy makers in Bangalore.

WORK EXPERIENCE:________________________________________________________________
RESEARCH EXPERIENCE:
POLICY RESEARCH INTERN, (07/2019-08/2019)
Advocacy and reforms- JANAAGRAHA CENTRE FOR CITIZENSHIP AND DEMOCRACY
 Carried out an extensive comparative research on metropolitan governance models across the globe in the Indian context. Produced an individual case study on Johannesburg’s metropolitan model and compared it with the system of local governance in India.
 Supported the team by undertaking a cross sectional analysis on the staffing capacities in the Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation focusing on the traffic commercials department and other successful global transport corporations
 Assisted the team in shortlisting and scoring states with best practices for the V Ramachandran Awards for Excellence in Urban Decentralisation

MONITORING AND EVALUATION EXPERIENCE:
INDIA FIELD TRAVELER –GLOBALGIVING (05/2018-07/2018)
 Identified areas of improvement in fundraising and devised strategies to increase donor base. One organisation saw a 25% increase in donations over a period of two weeks.
 Oversaw due diligence and monetary regulations of 13 non-profits. Accelerated 11/13 non-profits to complete processes on time.

TEACHING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT EXPERIENCE:
FELLOW – TEACH FOR INDIA (05/2016-04/2018)
 Educated year three and year four students in an urban slum in Bangalore in Mathematics, Science and English. Achieved an increase in student attendance by 70% and student growth by 2.07 years.
 Successfully partnered with different stakeholders such as TCS, Deloitte and Dramebaaz to run developmental projects in school.
 Secured funding of INR 130,000 to provide clean drinking water to 700 school students.
 Engineered and piloted the School Development Monitoring Committee with the State Government for Mother and child empowerment in the community.
 Appointed as a Fellow Advisor by the organisation to support and mentor 23 fellows to drive exemplary outputs. Achieved 85% increase in fellow engagement and facilitated three projects to successful outcomes.

INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE:
CAMP COORDINATOR –YOUNG LEADERS INITIATIVE (05/2017-05/2017)
 Headed a camp of 15 trainers and 365 students in Nizamabad district, Telangana.
 Orchestrated successful end of training showcase boosting 100% student participation.
 Successfully negotiated equal pay for the trainers in the camp.

SUMMER INTERN –SUNBIRD TRUST (04/2017-04/2017)
 Designed a framework to strategize volunteer outreach programs in conflict torn Manipur.
 Analysed the education landscape and created tools and training for pedagogy and classroom best practices which led to an increase in Teacher engagement by 90%.

VOLUNTEERING EXPERIENCE:
TEACHING VOLUNTEER –U&I TRUST (06/2015-03/2016)
 Volunteered in an after school program for destitute girls in Bangalore for 6 months.
 Assisted in the curriculum development for grade three students.

EXTRA AND CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES:_________________________________________________
SWIMMING: (12/1999-11/2015)
 Represented India at the International Level and won 3 gold medals and 1 silver medal.
 Awarded National Champion (2007) and State Champion (2007,2008,2012)
 Awarded the “Karnataka Olympic Association Award” by the Government of Karnataka for outstanding achievement in the field of Swimming.

 Participated and won in Intra collegiate quiz competitions and debates. (06/2013-04/2016)

ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK INCLUDES:_________________________________________________
 Global Diplomacy –Diplomacy in the Modern World (03/2017-06/2017)
University of London; Online course.

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