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Simon Ndlovu

Address: John Ross, Room 1610, Durban, South Africa, 4001
Mobile: 082 936 8649 Email: msizihndlovu@gmail.com
D.O.B: 05/10/1990 Gender: Male Health: Good
ID Number: 9010056261084

Personal Summary
I am a bright, capable and ambitious person with vast teaching research skills and strong technical
background who possesses self-discipline and the ability to work with the minimum of supervision. I have
strong teacher/student relationships and teacher preparation and quality skills. Possessing a good team
spirit, deadline orientated and having the ability to organise and present complex solutions clearly and
accurately. I have good presentation skills and communication skills, I appreciate to challenge my student’s
critical thinking abilities. I am very friendly person with best professional behaviour.

Area of Expertise




Leadership and Management (Manage academy transitions)
Behaviour and discipline
Microsoft Visual Studio (2008, 2010, 2012), Object Oriented Development principles, MVC 4 (basics)
JavaScript / CSS3,C#, Java, SQL possessing, PHP, Oracle, PL/SQL, Web developing /
programming
HTML5, XML (basics), Android (basics), ASP.NET System

Personal Skills









Managing relationship
Providing guidance
Problem solving
Multitasking
Communication
Attention to detail
Focused
Time management
Goals orientated
Ability to grasp concepts quickly

Membership affiliations



Executive member: Post-graduate Association (PGA) at Durban University of Technology - 2016
Swimming member at Mangothu University of Technology
Amaqhawe Obuntu community member (general member within a committee) – Fight against crime,
developing hand crafts skills, teach people about alcohol and Sexual Transmitted Diseases based at
Shongweni.
No Hesitation 24/7 community organization – Deals with agriculture planting greens for communities
based at Clermont.

Work Experience
I have three years’ experience developing system software(applications) using the above mentioned
languages, I have specialized mostly in Java, CSS, HTML5, PHP (Dreamweaver, PHP designer 2007) and
ASP.net(C#) and Windows forms(C#) in Microsoft Visual studio(2010,2012).
I have successfully created fully functioning and deployed so Web-based system for DUT Cafeteria (Velele
Cafeteria) at Pietermaritzburg. I was a project manager in our final project when I was doing my final year.
I am currently working as a lecturer at Durban University of Technology – I’m holding different positions
which include: teaching Digital Literacies to First-year students which is a programme embedded under
First-Year Students Experience (FYSE) programme. I also hold a position as an Academic Development
Practitioner (Junior) at Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching at DUT. I also serve as a Faculty of
Accounting and Informatics REP.
2015 June –currently: IT eLearning Support and Lecturer at Durban University of Technology
2015 Jan –June:

Blackboard Administrator at Durban University of Technology

2013 – 2014 Web Developer (For Holidays)
Duties:
 I am developing websites (www.blacktiemarketing.co.za)
2013

System Developer (July – Dec)
Technical Innovation Agency (TSC)
Duties:
 Developing System for the company that will make job easier for them since they
were using file system, I developed an inventory system for them. I did IT support for
the system, implementation phase and a lot more.

2013

Tutor (Jan- June)
Mangosuthu University of Technology
Duties:
 Assisting students in understanding a concept very clear.
 Working very close to students so I could understand their problems.
 Assisting Lecturers in marking, evaluating student’s problems and invigilating.
 Making solutions available for them after they have attempted solving problems on their
own.
 I was assisting technicians installing programmers into computers and teach people how
to use those installed software.

2012

Merchandiser
Edgars (On Holidays)
Duties:
 Sorting luggage
 Sorting Toys
 Cleaning

2011

Tutor
Mangosuthu University of Technology
Duties:
 Tutoring Community Extension students we covered all Microsoft Office topics.
 I was assisting Senior Technicians with computer repairs at Mangosuthu University of
Technology.

Education
2015 – Current MT: Information Technology [completing]

Durban University of Technology

2014 – 2014

BT: Information Technology

Durban University of Technology

2010 – 2013

ND: Information Technology

Mangosuthu University of Technology

PC Skills

Microsoft Windows XP/ 7 (Starter, Home basic, Professional, Ultimate) / 8(Professional)
Microsoft Office (2007, 2010, 2013), CISCO course

2009

Completed Matric

Wozamoya High School

REFERENCES
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MR Ntokozo Zulu
REP Coordinator at CELT
Durban University of Technology

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Dr. D. Coertze
Manager
Technology Station in Chemical (Technology Innovation Agency)

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Mr. Vikash Jugoo
Senior Lecturer
Mangosuthu University of Technology
0822009870

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Mr. Johanne
Senior Technician
Black-tie Marketing
0782737975

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Mrs. Jossette
Manager
Edgars (Pavilion)
(031) 265 0522

ntokozoz@dut.ac.za

Dirk@mut.ac.za