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Lauren N

Filled-Engaging Private Educator/Governess

Old Westbury LI_PE2001

Desired Start Date: July 2020

Professional Long Island family with toddler and 4 year old seeks an experienced full-time, live-in Private Educator/Governess with proven track-record. Ideal candidate is professional, energetic, warm, takes initiative, has a positive can-do attitude, and is an open communicator. Must have a strong interest in child development. Schedule is 55/hrs a week. Ideal candidates must be flexible as weekly schedules may change occasionally.

Teaching credentials and a background as an educator is a requirement. This educator will be responsible for creating a positive, stimulating and enriched environment for the children. A candidate who is highly organized, fun and responsible will excel in this role! The family desires a candidate who will work with them to create the best educational experience for their children.

Care for/organizing the children’s belongings and light laundry and cooking for the children will be expected.

Good communication skills a must

Driving will be required for this role and a vehicle will be provided while on duty.

Pickup from school once it resumes and take children to after-school activities. Create a curriculum for days that the children are home.

● Assistance at meal-times and ensuring that children eat healthy meals

● Encouraging children, and assisting, in evening routines of bathing/reading/bedtime

● Assistance with homeschooling and encouragement of intellectual activities

The family may wish to expand their family and are looking for a long-term fit.

This is a full-time position of 55 hours/week. Monday-Friday 8am-7pm. Flexibility to travel with the family. Accommodations are provided while traveling. The family is offering an annualized earning package of $80k – $100k, as well as additional benefits including assistance with healthcare, PTO, sick days. The position will begin at the start as soon as the family finds the right fit.


● Valid driver’s license

● Bachelor’s degree or higher

● Passion for both learning and teaching

● Must Swim & Drive

● Previous experience as a classroom or homeschool teacher is a huge plus!

● Organized and proactive approach

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