British VIP TUTOR for 2 boys in Dubai, long-term contract, FROM £4,000 p/m PLUS living expenses

Location
SW1V 1AD, City of Westminster
Posted
13 Oct 2017
Closes
12 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Unique and highly rewarding, full-time private English tutor position available for 2 boys in Dubai. The family will consider a 26-40-year-old MALE CANDIDATE* with experience teaching English as a foreign language and a passion for sport. The boys are 11 and 3 years old from a Kazakh, family living in central Dubai.

*the family would only consider a MALE CANDIDATE due to their Muslim religious beliefs and requirements. This is in accordance with the Equality Act 2010.

The 11-year-old has attended an American international school for the last few years and has an advanced level of English so successful candidates should be able to teach high-level English students and be able to push the sons level of verbal reasoning, conversation, debating and analytical skills to a high level. The family aim to send their son to a British public school in 2 years, after taking the 13+ exam in the UK and need him to be ready to pass through entrance exams and interviews.

The position requires a love for sport and smart appearance, to be a role model as well as a teacher for the boys. Two older brothers have been successfully tutored by Mentor and Sons teachers and the family have been clients for several years. This position is stable and ongoing, with a dual focus on:

a)
Preparing the 11-year-old for entry into British school at the age of 13

b)
Creating a fun and exciting program of English with the youngest brother. For the 3-year-old, this will require an enthusiasm for play and a warm and nurturing mentality, preferably with experience with younger students.

KEY BENEFITS:
- Stable, long-term contract
- Monthly salary starting from £4,000 depending on experience and qualifications (est £48,000per annum).
- All travel and accommodation expenses covered.
- Top-flight working conditions and accommodation in a central Dubai apartment.
- Fantastic opportunity for travelling, exploring another culture from within, learning a new language.
- The family are keen on creating the ideal work environment for a strong and lasting relationship with the candidate.

REQUIREMENTS:
- Extensive and solidly referenced experience of working with children.
- Patient, flexible and adaptable personality.
- Higher education or relevant childcare qualifications.
- Passion for teaching English.
- Energetic and sporty.
- Good manners and smart appearance.
- Experience or knowledge of UK senior school system, 13+ exam and private school entry requirements.

REQUIREMENTS:
Teaching English, playing an active role in the sports activities of the 11-year-old and being an active role model is what the family expects from a suitable candidate. The tutor will be with the youngest 3 year old during the day and with the eldest brother in the evening and during the weekend.
You should approach this as a long-term teaching project (at least 1 year), with the primary objective of preparing the 11-year-old for entry into the British school system and encouraging the 3-year-old to take his first steps into learning a new language. (The 3-year-old will be preparing for a comfortable entry into UK primary)

THE PUPILS:
- 11 year old
The student is academically bright and strong at school. He is interested in technology, running his own YouTube channel and showing growing enthusiasm for learning programming. Acting and theatre/drama are also his hobbies. Extracurricular activities are essential for the family and are part of the da
ily schedule. Currently, these are football, saxophone classes and swimming lessons.
- 3 year old
Spends half of his day with mum and half with a nanny and will be taking his first steps into learning English with you.

WORK EXPERIENCE
•40 hour work week, 8 hour work day, with occasional flexibility
•School runs from 0800-1530
•Rest after school
•After school football, music or swimming until 1730/1800
•Free evenings

You will work at the family home in central Dubai and

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