A Russian family currently living in France (Saint Remy de Provence) are looking for a temporary full-time native English governor or governess with for their two boys aged 6. They will stay in France until mid-November and then will move to Spain (Puigcerda) in December for 1 month.
This will be a temporary position for 2-3 months.
The family is looking for a tutor to teach English, help organise sports, games and activities for the two boys. Likewise, the right candidate will have experience in a similar role in a family or possibly a school with children of similar age.
The governor should help the children to improve their English language skills through sit down lessons, playing with the children using different materials, games and techniques according to their age. The boys both speak Spanish already to a good level. They are intermediate in English.
Ability or experience teaching sports would be a big plus. Above all, the right candidate would be a fun, creative, energetic, sporty person with significant experience in teaching. He should be a role model for the boys, help them to be more confident & active (doing some sports together), teach good manners, social education and etiquette, good values such as responsibility, patience, consideration, etc.
Salary 1200 GBP per week
Live in position
Travelling with the family
2-3 months placement in Europe
Experienced native-level English candidate
Previous work in a similar role
Degree in education or teaching
Preferred sports ability in football, tennis or swimming