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Tutoring in Invercargill

Invercargill Maths and English Tutoring Experts

If you're searching for maths or English tutoring in Invercargill, come and check out our Kelvin Street tuition centre. We're part of a network of tutoring centres Invercargill parents review highly.

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80 Kelvin St
Invercargill, 9810

NumberWorks'nWords is conveniently centrally located for Southland families coming into town. We're in Kelvin Street just north of Westpac, near the Yarrow Street intersection – drop your child off by pulling into the carpark area. Metered parking is available on Kelvin and Yarrow Streets.

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Individual tuition programmes

Our curriculum-linked programmes are designed by experts to deliver the results your child needs (catch-up, extension or exam prep), while also building confidence and increasing love of learning. We teach children aged 5 to 16 and regular reports show how your child is improving. Every student has an individualised programme and works towards agreed personal goals. Results are celebrated.

Maths tutoring

Effective and engaging maths tuition will ensure your child has the numeracy knowledge and thinking skills required for improved maths performance. We help children who struggle with maths, as well as those who are gifted.

English tutoring

Whether your child is a reluctant reader and writer or an aspiring novelist, we can prescribe a needs-based English tuition programme. Our tutoring complements schoolwork and follows the New Zealand curriculum.

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A NumberWorks’nWords assessment for English and/or Maths will provide you with valuable insight into how your child is progressing.

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Meet the Owner: Raewyn Hansen

Raewyn Invercargill

Hi, I’m Raewyn Hansen - the proud owner/manager of the world’s southernmost NumberWorks’nWords centre! We established the centre in the heart of Invercargill’s CBD in 2007, after teaching mainly in primary schools, for 30+ years.

Establishing meaningful, reciprocal relationships with parents and their children is at the heart of what we do. Our fabulous young tutors not only excel in their subject speciality, but are also open, friendly, and know how to make each child succeed and feel good about learning. We pride ourselves on knowing every child, finding out what makes them tick, and designing a specific, individualised program for each child, whether they need a confidence boost, to catch up, or for extension. We would love to chat with you soon.

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My son was lacking confidence in his maths ability but after attending NumberWorks'nWords, even after the first week, he has gained confidence in his maths ability and loves attending the lessons each week.

— C. Sharon

My son has learned a lot since he started at NumberWorks'nWords. He is really enjoying the English and maths tutoring programmes. Keep up the awesome job you are all doing!

— N. Kite

Exceptional reporting and general communication. Reports and updates are clear, and allow parents to understand their child's progress easily.

— N. Steedman

My child's confidence in her ability to do maths tasks and to articulate her thinking has improved significantly since she started at NumberWorks'nWords. She enjoys going and the tutors are awesome!

— T. Ferguson

Super personal service with enthusiastic tutors, and in a happy and fun environment.

— M. Trina

Raewyn is so helpful and the communication is fantastic! The kids love the work they do and it is definitely helping them.

— T. Star

New Zealand term dates 2022

  • Term 1
  • Monday 31st January - Thursday 14th April 
  • Holidays:
  • Monday 7th February - Waitangi Day
  • Friday 15th April - Monday 18th April - Easter 
  • Monday 25th April - ANZAC Day
  • Term 2
  • Monday 2nd May - Friday 8th July 
  • Holidays:
  • Monday 6th June – Queen's Birthday
  • Friday 24th June - Matariki 
  • Term 3
  • Monday 25th July - Friday 30th September
  • Term 4
  • Monday 17th October - Friday 16th December
  • Holidays:
  • Monday 24th October - Labour Day