Sep 11, 2020

Full-time Live-in Governess (Ref. CP759)

£90,000 - £130,000 yearly
  • Duke & Duchess
  • Texas, USA
Full time Teacher Governess

Job Description

Full-time Governess required for B5 & B8, located in LA, New York, Texas, USA, £90,000 - £130,000 per annum, live in, Start ASAP

A lovely retuning high profile American family currently residing in Texas, USA is seeking an adventurous, energetic, enthusiastic Governess/Teacher to homeschool and mentor their two young boys aged B5  & B8

As a Governess/Teacher, you will be responsible for educating the children following the American curriculum. You will provide a home-schooling environment, making sure both boys are achieving their potential.

The children are familiar with mainstream education, due to COVID are pursuing a more personal home-schooling approach for the foreseeable future, both boys are achieving satisfactory grade and the parents are keen for this to continue.

In addition to teaching duties, the candidate will be required to spend time with the children in the evenings, escort them to and from clubs and activities, play and interact with them, and occasionally provide proxy parenting (the parents usually travel for work). You will be required to prepare light meals for the boys and to make sure their washing is done along with their rooms kept tidy.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified teacher (PGCE/Masters/QTS), with experience in the American curriculum. The family may consider entering the boys into school in the UK in the future; therefore knowledge of the UK curriculum would also be beneficial to your application.

The family is looking for a candidate who will become part of the family and is willing to commit for a long period.

This role would best be suited to an adventurous candidate who enjoys traveling. Usually family shares their time between properties in LA, New York, Texas, and Costa Rica. The family will provide a car for the candidate, therefore a driving license is essential.

The working schedule will be 5 days per week. Monday – Friday, flexibility will be required. The working hours will be up to 10 hours a day.

This is a live-in position with a private bedroom provided within the large family home/estate.

This role is only suitable candidates who are already legally able to work in the USA

Interviews taking place ASAP


Package:

Salary of £90,000 - £130,000 per annum
Live in position with a private bedroom
Fights provided


Requirements:

Experienced Governess
Qualified teacher (PGCE/Masters/QTS)
Knowledge of American and British curriculum
Adventurous, independent, confident and energetic
A driving license is essential
Legally able to work in the USA


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