Switzerland, Governess Tutor job in Geneva

Location Switzerland
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Governess / Governeur
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Competitive
Job Number  43929
Created 11 July 2017


Switzerland, Governess Tutor job in Geneva


Professional family based in Geneva are looking for a Governess/Tutor to focus on the development and wellbeing of their daughter aged 12yrs. The ideal candidate will be bilingual French-English, qualified and will have knowledge and experience within the the Swiss school system and syllabus. Please note this is a fully staffed, formal household so a candidate who understands the dynamics of said settings will be ideal.

The role is to start asap.


The role:

  • 5 hours per day from 15.30 to 20.30 - at times required to stay longer.

  • Proxy parenting when required

  • Extra hours during school holidays.

  • Working 1/2 weekends per month for a total of 8 to 10 hours daily.

  • Integral part of the job is assisting the girl with homework and exam focus (science and math are subjects quite important in the school, however if needed a specialist tutor will be employed).

  • Organizing weekly schedule of after school activities.

  • Being the link between school teachers and the Principal

  • Travel with the family


The candidate:

  • Bilingual French/English

  • Qualified Teacher

  • knowledge and experinece within the the Swiss school system

  • flexible, dynamic able to work in a formal and fully staffed environmemt


Benefits and Salary package:

  • Gross Monthly Salary of CHF 8.500 per month, paid in 13 equal monthly installments

  • If candidate is not Geneva- located, then a Studio flat will be provided.

  • Phone for professional + nonprofessional use

  • 4 weeks paid holiday

  • No transportation is provided as good public transportation is available. In case of late/early work or for special occasions, a driver or taxi will always be made available


Job ref no: 43929

Consultant: Elvie Tufariello-Dakin

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