Full-time English-speaking Governess/Governor required for B12 and 2 siblings aged 5 & 3 located in Amsterdam, Netherlands, £700 – £1000 gross per week. Start ASAP
CP857 – Full-time English-speaking Governess/Governor required for B12 and 2 siblings aged 5 & 3 located in Amsterdam, Netherlands, £700 – £1000 gross per week. Start ASAP
A lovely family is seeking an educated, professional and engaging Governess/Governor to support their children academically.
As a Governess/Governor your main focus will be with the oldest child, aged 12. He requires subject mentoring and homework support. You will encourage him to be focused and an independent learner – providing structure to his studies and encouraging him to be motivated. In addition, you will be required to act as a mentor in all aspects of life. He currently attends an International school following the IB curriculum but may move to a British international school.
The young siblings in the family will be attending an international school in the future, preparation for entry will be required. They currently attend a Dutch school. You will be required to provide an array of classes and activities to promote their English language skills (reading, writing, and speaking).
The overall aim is to provide academic improvement through several methods; Structure classes and educational enriched activities and excursions.
You will escort the children to and from after-school clubs and arrange engaging excursions for the weekend.
The ideal candidate will be a secondary school teacher with a broad knowledge of the full curriculum to support B12 and have extensive experience working with children of this age. The Governess/Governor should be energetic, friendly, enthusiastic, and hardworking with the ability to create good relationships and mentorship. The B12 has an interest in sports (tennis) and coding. Playing an instrument will also be beneficial to your application.
The working schedule will be from Tuesday – Saturday (5/2), working from 2.30 pm – 9 pm weekdays and 9 am – 5 pm on Saturday.
This is a live-in position, with a private bedroom and bathroom provided.
EU passport holder required, with a preference on those with knowledge of the British curriculum.
Interviews taking place ASAP, Start immediately
Salary from £700 – £1000 gross per week
Experienced English speaking Governess/Governor
Secondary teaching experience (PGCE)
Enthusiastic, academic mentor,
Available to start June 2021
Job posted: 4th June 2021