A high-profile Russian family is urgently seeking a governess/au pair to meet the educational needs of their young childen - 2 boys of 4 and 6 years old. This is a full-time position, however if you cannot accept a fulltime one, it can be summer only
The family will be in France in July and August and is seeking a motivated governess to support their children throughout their trip.
As a governess you will be responsible for educating the children and creating and delivering a program following the early year's curriculum, introducing them to phonics, reading, writing
This is a lovely opportunity for a teacher to leave the classroom and use the environment, culture and world around them to allow the child to learn, explore and grow. Formal classes will be required as well as project work, excursions, extra curriculum activities, play and games to promote the children's learning. Whilst education will be the main focus there will be some care duties involved in meeting theiir daily routines such as getting them dressed, preparing light meals and bedtime duties.
The ideal candidate will be flexible, energetic, kind, well-mannered, be relaxed around the parents and open-minded to teaching, active and creative - someone who is capable of adapting the classes to different environments and linking in with the interests of the children.
Speaking Rusian would be beneficial to your application but not essential.
Can be a live in or a live out position, accommodation is provided
The working schedule is 5 days on/2 days off. Flexibility will be required during travel, with time off in lieu provided. The schedule is from 9.30am to 7.30pm
A competitive salary is on offer to the right candidate.
Interviews taking place ASAP.
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