Apr 13, 2022

COMPASSIONATE, EXPERIENCED PRIVATE EDUCATOR/EDUCATIONAL AIDE NEEDED FOR TRAVEL-LOVING FAMILY

£65,369 - £73,000 yearly
  • Adventure Nannies
  • San Rafael, CA, USA
Full time Teacher Tutor

Job Description

An on-the-go, heart-filled family of four based in San Rafael, CA is seeking a compassionate and collaborative Private Educator/Educational Aide to work with their 16-year-old son! 

  • Location: San Rafael, CA
  • Ages of children: 16 years old
  • Start date/Contract dates: As soon as they find the right fit!
  • Schedule: Full-time, guaranteeing 40 hours per week with the general schedule falling on Monday through Thursday from 10am to 6pm and on Friday from 9am to 3pm.
  • Compensation: The family is offering $40-45/hour based on the 40+ hour/week schedule, which equates to annualized base compensation of $85-95k/year dependent on experience.
  • Benefits: The family is open to providing benefits including paid time off, paid holidays, health insurance and/or a health insurance stipend, a vehicle for professional use, and relocation assistance based on candidate need and the full benefits package.
  • Live-in/Live-out: Live-out. The family may be open to providing a housing stipend for the perfect relocation candidate.

 

Household Dynamic:

  • Based in Marin County, this family is both laidback and bustling as a dual career household with two teenagers! The parents describe their 16-year-old son as being very kind and active. He attends a local specialized school during the week, and the educator will be joining him during the school day to provide support as an educational aide. When he’s not in school, he enjoys being around people, playing games, tennis, watching movies, and especially loves princess stories. The family loves to travel when they have the opportunity, and have summer adventures to Dubai, Barcelona, and Paris planned! They would love for their educator to join them on their many travels to extend their son’s learning and be a beam of support in new environments.
  • They are excited to find a candidate who can aid their son by fostering independence and ensuring continuity in both school and home environments, as their current support prepares to relocate. Both parents will be working in and out of the home, and enjoy working with educators who are self-starting, patient, energetic, compassionate, and team-minded.

 

Ideal candidate: 

  • This position is ideal for a candidate who has experience working with children on the autism spectrum in both a home and educational environment. A candidate with a background in behavioral training and who understands sensory processing will be key!
  • A true team player who is confident interacting and liaising with teachers, therapists, other staff, and parents will be appreciated. Other responsibilities include developing home program goals and keeping records, working with the family assistant on a nutritional plan, and attending weekly meetings with parents and therapists.
  • An experienced educator/aide who brings a calm competence to their role, and is excited to step in and out to foster independence will be an asset to the family’s team for years to come!

 

Qualifications:

  • At least 3 years of professional experience teaching in a classroom or homeschool setting and/or childcare experience
  • At least 2+ years of experience supporting children on the autism spectrum
  • Valid driver’s license and passport
  • Fully vaccinated and boosted (when eligible) against COVID-19 prior to start date in accordance with applicable laws
  • Experience working in a team environment
  • Flexible to travel with the family as needed
  • Dog friendly! The family has a hypoallergenic dog.

 


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