Native English governor needed for full time position in Moscow Ref – VLR001

A Russian family living close to central Moscow and later moving to Rublevka seek a native-English governor to work 5 days per week with their two children – a boy aged 5 and a girl aged 9. 

The children are active and have various extra-curricular activities and sports (hockey, dancing, swimming), so an active and fun governor is a must. The ideal candidate will have experience working full-time in a family, as well as some formal education in teaching and/or the English language. The candidate should genuinely love and enjoy working with children, and have a strong personality – dedicated and responsible.

As well as accompanying the kids to their activities and sometimes taking part, sit-down English lessons will be a key part of this position, as the father would like to see tangible progress in the kids’ language ability. At the moment they are beginners, but do speak a little English as they have had part-time tutors before.

The salary is in this position is negotiable- starting from 1000gbp per week. Preference would be given to candidates already in Moscow with their own accommodation but the family are ready to consider candidates currently outside Russia as well. Days off are negotiable according to discussion between the candidate and client but can include at least one weekend day.

Offer:

5/2 schedule, negotiable timetable
Salary – from 1000gbp/ week
Live-in or live-out position, family can provide an apartment nearby for the right candidate
International travel with family according to discussion with family
One-year contract