Required: Live-in Teacher in Istanbul

Au Pair with TESL certification required in Istanbul! Not your average au pair job! This position requires an au pair with a TESL certification and some university and/or teaching experience to live in and teach English to a family of 4 in Istanbul. The home is lovely and centrally located along the Bosphorus, close to all transportation. A second family home is located outside the city. The family consists of 2 children: 10 year old girl & 13 year old boy plus mom & dad. The children have some basic English skills whereas the parents have none. The job posted below is perfect for someone who likes children, has lived overseas before and has some previous teaching experience!
Job Details
Contract: 3 months – 1 year
Hours: full-time– 5 – 6 days / week approximately 7 – 8 hours / day of teaching, planning and spending time with the family
Students: Family (2 parents + 10 & 13 year old children)
Salary: app. $1200 USD / month + room & board
Housing: private bedroom in family home
Required: TESL + some university and/or teaching experience
Duties: Spend time with the children in English, lesson planning for family & individual needs, provide structured and non-structured English learning opportunities for the family.
Start: As soon as possible

The family employs a housekeeper and the teacher is not expected to do any housework or cooking. The teacher is welcome to eat with the family or cook for herself. Candidates should keep in mind that this is a flexible, cultural experience and meant to be an opportunity to develop curriculum and experience while learning about Turkish life and culture!

The ideal candidate should be 25 – 30 years old, friendly, have previous teaching experience plus a TESL certification. The family prefers a female teacher.

Additional benefits include paid accommodation & medical insurance & Turkish lessons.

Interested candidates should forward their CV and letter of motivation to info[at]