Native-level English governess/nanny for 2 girls (8 & 1 years old) in Moscow. Long-term position – Ref # FN2005.

17th January 2020

A native-level English governess/nanny with teaching qualifications is required for a long-term position Moscow (close to Molodezhnaya metro station), full-time job.

A Russian family based in Moscow are looking for a governess for their 2 daughters, 8 and 1 years old. The governess should provide English language teaching and education to the girls.

For the 8-year old girl:
– provide interactive English lessons, games, and academic sit-down lessons
– accompany the girl to school and back, help with her homework, teach her maths, science etc
– accompany the girl throughout the day (during the meals in order to teach her good manners), expand her vocabulary during walks, lessons and exercises etc

For the 1-year old girl:
– teach English language through games, singing songs, reading books etc.
– daily interaction with the girl in English (getting her dressed, walking with the pram, time before bed, sometimes having meals together, in order to work on the girl’s English)

The family have a Russian nanny in the house who helps with the younger daughter’s daily routine (napping, feeding, bathing etc).

The aim is for the governess to teach the girls up to native level through daily interaction to achieve bilingualism and prepare the girls to feel confident when the family travels. The family would also like to have the possibility of entrance to an international school in future open to them.

REQUIREMENTS:
– Native-level English governess
– Teaching qualifications
– At least 3 years’ experience with children of similar ages
– Presentable, well-educated candidate with excellent manners
– Active, kind, communicative and positive personality
– The ideal candidate will be based in Moscow already (with visa and housing allowance organised by the candidate)

DUTIES:
– Be responsible for the charges’ early development (intellectual games and lessons, reading and increase the vocabulary etc)
– Prepare educational plans for the elder child to achieve bilingualism (preparing a curriculum, lessons, books to read etc.)
– Communicating with the parents on all aspects of the charges’ development
– English speaking communication and interaction with the girls on a daily basis
– Travel with the family

SCHEDULE:
– 5/2 with working weekends (Saturday and/or Sunday, negotiable)
– taxi expenses to the family house will be provided

JOB BENEFITS:
– Salary offer starting from 1000 GBP / week, negotiable for candidates with excellent experience and education