Our Client based in Hampstead, London is seeking an experienced Permanent French speaking Governess/Nanny, who will be responsible for teaching and looking after their 3 Daughters (twins 8 years old, and a 5 year old).
A French speaker is ESSENTIAL for this position as the Governess/Nanny will be required to speak French to the children and also teach them in French. The ideal candidate must have a teaching background and be someone who possesses a self-starter attitude, confident in all areas of childcare and development and is highly organised. They are a very active family who love spending a lot of time outdoors, so you should ideally possess a fun and energetic nature too.
You will be expected to engage the children in activities which stimulate and support them in reaching vital milestones. If you have had experience working with SEN children, this would be a bonus, but not vital, although you must be patient and very caring as one of the children has Down’s Syndrome.
Typically working Monday to Friday and will be responsible for the following duties:
Supporting the children’s morning routine
Taking the children to school
Attending the school full-time on a daily basis to support their daughter who has special needs
Working with the school to ensure that all educational & emotional needs are met
Organising interesting activities within the home and externally, as well as taking the children to activities and playdates during school holidays or after school as required
Ensuring the children are well-mannered and well-behaved
Travelling with the family through school holidays so you must be flexible to travel with them
Assist after school during mealtimes and help with French homework
Location: Hampstead, London
Contract Length: Permanent (live-in or out)
Start Date: Open
Children: 3 Children
Working days: 5 days per week, (Monday to Friday)
Working hours: 8am – 6pm
Accommodation: Provided – en-suite bedroom if needed during the week
(this can be a live-in or out position)
Salary: Dependent upon experience