International Governess Vacancy: Mid-October start

International Governess Vacancy: Mid-October start
Lisa Bavidge
City: London
Last visit: 16 Sep 2014
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Posted: 16 Sep 2014


Governess Vacancy: Mid-October start

Location: Moscow

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Governess to work for a HNW Russian family based in Moscow. This position is to start ASAP.

My client is looking for a native English speaking Governess who has a sound working history and employed by families in a similar position. The family are looking for a Governess who has a soft gentle manner yet highly skilled at developing the English language skills in non -native speaking children.

The family has two children, a 3 year old girl and a new born baby boy. The job will be mostly working with the little girl, assisting her in everyday life whilst developing her English language skills. You will be required to wake the girl in the morning and prepare her with her morning schedule which is taking her to Kindergarten. You will return with the diver to the main house where you can spend some time playing and chatting with the baby. You will then have some spare time where you can use the gym in the house, go for a walk or relax. After lunch you will go with the driver to collect the girl form Kindergarten and your afternoon and early evening can be spent doing various educational and play activities.

It is important to this family that you are a very tolerant person who gets on well with people. This is because this family has a number of people in their lives such as two sets of Grandparents, extended family, housekeepers drivers, cooks etc. You must be able to confidently do your job whilst respecting the position of the family and domestic employees.

The family does travel throughout the year and you will be expected to travel with them. They spend their summers in the South of France.

You must be well spoken and possess good manners and an appreciation of good etiquette. The family are also looking for a very active and sporty Governess to join their family.

You must be a non-smoker.

You will be given your own apartment which is about 500 meters from the family house.

The ideal candidate will be well qualified teacher or a highly experienced nanny who has worked for VIP families and has a solid CV.

The package includes:

- One-year contract

- A furnished apartment with utilities paid and free Wi-Fi

- Driver to and from work

- All visas & flights paid for by the family

- £1000 per week

This job is to start ASAP and interviews will either be by Skype or face to face in London.

To apply for this position, please forward your CV, a recent photograph and a cover letter / video (if you have one

Or you can call me to introduce yourself.

Thank you


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