This is an after-school role, Monday – Friday, for an experienced Governess based in/near central London. The role will include working with the children aged 10 and 4 from approximately 3-8pm daily (with some flexibility) supported by other household staff. Your focus would be on ensuring the children attend after school activities, liaise with the school/teachers with regards to homework and progress, and keep parents updated on a weekly basis, as well as relevant teaching/tutoring and social development.
The successful candidate will have absolutely fluent written and spoken English, experience of teaching KS1 and 2, and experience working in a home scenario with children of a similar age is preferred.
Salary will be dependent on experience, but likely to be in the region of £40-50 per hour self employed.
Location: Holland Park, London, W11
Role: After-school Governess or Nanny-Tutor.
Days/Hours of work: Monday – Friday, 3-8pm. Possibly longer hours during school holidays, by negotiation.
Accommodation: None provided, daily role.
Start date: Nov/Dec 2021
Essential: Trustworthy, Active, energetic, cheerful, creative, relevant age group experience, excellent references from previous long term roles a bonus. Fluent written and spoken English. Current DBS.
Preferred: Able to interview ASAP and start in November/December. Knowledge of Music and dance. KS1/2 Teaching experience.
Simply Private Staff - a professional London-based recruitment agency specialising in the placement of highly qualified speakers of English, French, Spanish, Mandarin and other languages in private and VIP households all over the world, and have specialised in this field for the last 15+ years.
We supply qualified and experienced professional nannies, governesses, home-school teachers and tutors who work to give children a great start in life. We understand that many clients in locations including London, Moscow, Dubai, Switzerland, Bermuda and Monaco are seeking English or French-speaking nannies and private staff, who can assist in developing their children’s language and social skills from a young age. As a result, we go out of our way to place only the best and most experienced candidates in your home.
We also recruit and place highly trained private household staff with experience of working in VIP and HNW households across the globe. The majority of our candidates speak English or French as their first language, but we also supply candidates who speak Mandarin, Spanish, German, Italian, Arabic, Japanese or other languages as requested.