Location of employment: China
City and the nearest tube or train station: Schenzhen, China
Level of English required: NATIVE or EQUIVALENT
Live in or live out: Live In
Temporary or permanent: Permanent (12 months and longer)
Salary: £1000 - £1200 pw +
Gender and age of your children: Male - 2.5 years
Start date: ASAP
Working Hours: 5 days a week, 8am-8pm
Ideal candidate: CRB Check, First Aid, Non Smoker, Swimmer, Qualifications, Light House keeping, VIP experienced, Happy to travel, Teaching diploma
Language requirements: FRENCH, MANDARIN
Special requirements (please describe your ideal candidate or tell us more about what you are looking for):
The client would like to find a highly qualified well educated full-time permanent English speaking Governess/ nanny, ideally someone with EYFS qualification/ Bachelor's degree that can play an essential role in the child's development and wellbeing, providing high-quality early education. The purpose of this is to educate him; teaching him English and to instil a life-long passion for learning. They need to have had direct experience with young children. They need to be highly motivated and invested in supporting the child so that he enjoys learning, developing his confidence and improving his English language skills. The priority is to source someone who is well-qualified and experienced, and who will be able to relate well to the child and the family. They would like a female nanny. This person needs to act as a positive role model and have experience developing language through play and educational games.
Please see summary below: The character of the candidate should be - kind, honest, dependable, trustworthy, disciplined, optimistic, confident, cheerful, punctual, hardworking, meticulous, patient, easy going.
Professional capabilities and work experience: · Bachelor’s Degree or above in Early Childhood Education · 5 years of international live-in child-care experience · English as mother tongue · Excellent communication and expression skills (Cantonese and French language skills preferred) · Strong logical thinking · Excellent in communicating and encouraging children · Understanding of children’s food nutrient science · Outdoor activity skills (horseback riding, swimming, tennis) · Artistic and Musical skills preferred (piano, violin, painting)
English should be their 1st language, and ideally they would also speak Chinese and/ or French. Ideally the nanny would have an interest in sport and/ or music.
The salary is flexible at this stage and the client is happy to be guided on this and will be dependent on their experience.
It is a live-in position, five days a week - approx work hours 8am-8pm (lunch break 12pm-3.30pm) but the working hours need to be flexible according to the child's schedule. They would like someone to start ASAP.