Mar 25, 2020

Temporary Full Time English Governor or Governess in Moscow Ref. FTEMPDCHI003

£1,200 - £1,300 weekly
  • Gouverneur International
  • Moscow, Russia
Temporary Governor Governess

Job Description

This is a temporary position for 1 month. Only Moscow-based candidates are considered! Start ASAP!

Lovely Russian family is looking for a native English speaking Governor or Governess for their 11 year old boy. The family resides in Montreux, Switzerland and will be visiting Moscow. The main duties are teaching all aspects of the English language, assisting with homework and organizing the boy`s leisure. You will live in a separate guest house near the family’s house. Due to the virus situation this position requires to stay isolated within the territory. Schedule is 6 days a week, 40 hours a week. Day off is flexible and negotiable – can vary from week to week. Salary is from 1500 GBP per week negotiable depending on the candidate’s qualifications and experience. The ideal candidate is a native English speaking male or female with a degree in education or childcare, certification in teaching English as a foreign language and experience working in a similar role. The boy attends a French school, so knowledge of French curriculum would be an advantage. There is a possibility for a permanent Full Time contract when the family is back to Switzerland.



  • Teach all aspects of the English language
  • Assist with homework
  • Organize the boy`s leisure


  • Working 6 days a week 40 hours a week
  • Days off are flexible and negotiable
  • Salary is from 1500 Euro per week negotiable depending on the candidate’s qualifications and experience
  • Accommodation: guest house


  • Native English male/female
  • Fluent in French or German
  • Degree in education or/and childcare
  • Certification in teaching English as a foreign language
  • Knowledge of French school curriculum would be an advantage
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Excellent references
  • Creative, positive, open-minded, well-mannered and well-educated person

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