Desired Location: Kent or London
Live In or Live Out: Live Out
Salary Expectation: £60,000 - £70,000 gross per annum
Available from: ASAP
Candidate ID: 124755

This candidate is a professional and organised Governess with over 20 years of experience working in education before making the transition working with Private families. She likes to use a holistic approach to child development and learning, paying attention to children’s physical, personal, social, emotional and spiritual wellbeing, as well as cognitive aspects of learning. She is also bilingual and can teach the children in Spanish as well as English. She will happily support families with nanny duties as well and can travel with a family for long periods of time.

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 Alessandra Ruocco
Desired Location: All UK
Live In or Live Out: Live in
Salary Expectation: £65,000 - £75,000 gross per annum
Available from: ASAP
Candidate ID: 123239

It was absolutely wonderful meeting this candidate. She is a hard-working and kind individual with excellent problem-solving and communication skills. She came across as very kind, calm and patient, with a positive and enthusiastic attitude. She enjoys finding creative ways to engage the children academically. Highly flexible and self-motivated, she wishes to make a difference in the life of the children in her care and I believe she would be an asset to any family. What this candidate says about herself: “Compassionate and caring, able to take initiative to create age-appropriate, education and activities to stimulate children’s physical, mental and emotional well-being. Polite, discreet and well-spoken, I aim to be a positive female role model by incorporating manners and etiquette as part of everyday life. I have a gentle yet fun approach to education and tutoring."

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Desired Location: London
Live In or Live Out: Live Out Governess
Salary Expectation: £75,000 to £80,000 GPA
Available from: immediately
Candidate ID: 124271

This Governess has a true passion and dedication for her role. She believes that she makes a real difference in the lives of the children in her care and is very aware that it is both an honour and a responsibility. She is well-presented and well-spoken, discreet yet energetic. She constantly aims to provide high-quality education and care. Her success rate for 7+and 11+ entrance exams to the most competitive schools in London is high. She is a very good communicator and skilled at educationally stimulating the children but also teaching them manners, courtesy, and etiquette. Native English speaker.

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Desired Location: London
Live In or Live Out: Live In
Salary Expectation: £75,000 - £85,000 GPA
Available from: Available from January 2024
Candidate ID: 119710

119710 is a qualified teacher with over 12 years of experience as a teacher, private tutor and governess for private families. It was an absolute pleasure to interview 119710, she came across well presented, articulate and professional. Her passion for teaching and inspiring children is obvious and she is motivated by getting children to enjoy and excel in reading, writing, maths and foreign language. One of her specialities is foreign language and she is able to teach children in English, Spanish, Portuguese and German as well as converse in French. She is a driver and is more than happy to travel internationally.

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