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Academic Tutoring

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Penguin Tutoring Company, in association with I Am Changing The World, offers one-on-one academic tutoring to previously disadvantaged learners who are trying to make the most of their education

We use tutors screened and trained to our standards of excellence, selected either from company graduate trainees or recruited by us according to your specifications. Each learner is matched to the most suitable tutor and embarks on a programme that covers at least 20 hours of focused tutoring, conducted at an arranged venue, once a week

The main benefits which we aim to offer the sponsor are:

  • The capacity to make a real and sustainable change in the futures of people in direct contact with the company’s operations
  • Greater SED Investment Accountability


  • R200 per child per lesson (or small groups of 5)
  • R80 Tutor fees
  • R5 for a meal (if required)
  • R5 transport (if required)
  • R50 reporting system
  • R60 management and placement

Tutor subjects:

  • Maths

  • Science
  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Zulu
  • Accounting
  • Technology

The success of individual tutoring:

  • Personalised placement of one of our vetted and trained tutors with the child in need
  • Match-maked tutors based on the subjects required, and the needs and character of the child in need
  • Provides an intensive learner assessment, looking at the current state of their academic progress
  • Supports the lessons being delivered in the comfort and familiarity of a safe environment
  • Gives access to an interactive online reporting system to track your particular child’s progress
  • Have a range of past papers and subject specific material to add to the child’s workbook
  • Appoint an administrative operator to call and assist with all of the queries
  • Backed by years of successful operation, and a nationwide footprint

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