Position Closed

Paris: Experienced Live-out Governess / Tutor Sought for Russian Family with Special Needs | ASAP Start Date

Job ref: Paris/Governess

We are looking for a full-time French Governess to take care of a 7-year-old boy with special needs related to his cognitive development.

The candidate will have experience and knowledge in cognitive and psychomotor development as well as in child psychology. Good command of English is preferred in order to communicate with the house staff.

The candidate will accompany the child to school to support him in his school life, go to medical and therapeutic appointments and help the child in his school learning at home. The candidate must be someone very organised as she will be in charge of the organisation and regular monitoring of the child's medical file. The Governess will help the child to consolidate the learning of reading, writing and mathematics and will regularly evaluate the progress of learning in these different areas.

The Governess will be responsible for guiding the child in his learning at school, helping him to overcome academic difficulties and also help with his homework. She will need to assist him to be focused in class and integrate with other children and work in agreement with the academic team in order to adapt the teaching of the child according to his skills and his progress.

The Governess will have to pass on her knowledge and expertise, particularly her French knowledge.

The candidate will offer stimulating activities for the personal development of the boy by organising cultural visits and introducing him to various sports such as gymnastics and football, or the arts such as singing or dance.

The candidate will also be responsible for the upkeep of the children’s rooms, the preparation of meals and will encourage the boy to become more independent.

The ideal candidate will be artistic and creative, gentle, dedicated, caring and considerate while being strongminded and not afraid of challenges.

The Governess will work from 10 am to 7 pm from Monday to Friday.

The family offers a salary of €4,000 net per month.

Requirements

Location
Paris
Start date
ASAP
Duration
Permanent
Salary
€4,000 net per month.
Hours
From 10am to 7pm from Monday to Friday.
Languages
French
Permanence
Permanent
Children
Male/7 years old,
Experience
Essential
Driving licence
Not Essential
Non smoker
Essential
Shared care
No
Sole charge
Yes

Accommodation Details

Basis
Daily
Accommodation
Family residence
House

Other Details

Nursery duties only
Yes
Expecting a baby
No
Any special needs?
Yes
Special needs description
The candidate will have experience and knowledge in cognitive and psycho-motor development as well as in child psychology
Additional info
The candidate will accompany the child to school to support him in his school life, go to medical and therapeutic appointments and help the child in his school learning at home.
Both parents work
Yes

Position Closed