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French & English speaking Governess required in Prague – Live in

French & English speaker Governess to be based in Prague with regular worldwide travel is required to care for the 4 year old girl & 6 year old boy on a daily basis.

Salary
£800.00 net per week
Location
Prague, Czech Republic
Position
Permanent Live-In

As a Governess you will be required to meet the daily needs of the children –  getting them up in the morning, assisting with dressing, breakfast and driving them to school. After school you will be required to collect the children, assist with school homework. You will need to provide at all time a positive learning environment, encourage additional classes and activities to further assist their education and general knowledge. Both the children adore arts, crafts, sport, adventure and ready.

The Principals have a nanny in place which you will be working alongside with at all times as well as teaching the children. The Principals travel frequently, during long periods of travel you will be required to home-schooled and/or support in completing the schoolwork provided if they are not attending the local school. Therefore knowledge of their curriculum and being confident in teaching the children age range is essential. The ideal candidate will have to be a French speaker as the Principals are keen on the children to learn the language and be a qualified teacher (PGCE preferred) although candidate will be considered without this qualification.

You will be required 24/5 to 24/7 with the day off to be confirmed each week, however, flexibility is key for this position as the schedule will change frequently due to the extensive travels in Europe and the USA Via Private Jet and Yachts.

You will be provided with a private flat (bedroom, kitchen and living room) on the family estate while on duty. On your days off you will be provided with an apartment in central Prague. The accommodations will be shared with the current Nanny who you will work in rotation with. (not shared at the same time).

The Client will pay the candidate 52 weeks a year.

Responsibilities

  • All childcare duties
  • Home-schooled when needed
  • Teaching French to the children
  • School run, home works, bedtime
  • Ensuring the safety/wellbeing of your charges at all times
  • Planning activities, Play, outdoor play and educational activities
  • Teaching new thins and helping to strengthen language skills
  • Must be a team player
  • Meeting all care needs and support with on-going development
  • Packing and unpacking suitcases for the children

 

Key qualifying criteria

  • Must be happy and flexible to travel when required
  • No visa restriction due to extensive travel both in Europe and the USA
  • Mustn’t be boat sick
  • Trustworthy and dependable
  • Non smoker
  • be a fit, energetic and healthy individual
  • CBR checked/ Paediatric first aid/ References
  • Fluent in English & French ( spoken and written) is a must
  • Driver not essential but would be preferable
  • Ability to connect with a wider staff team
  • Strong swimmer

 

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