Work for Smultronstället

Smultronstället are currently recruiting for the following freelance tutoring positions. To apply, please send CV and cover letter to

All applicants must be native Swedish speakers. 
These are a part time, freelance roles.  Successful applicants must be able to provide an enhanced DBS check and references.

Swedish teacher

Saturdays and/or Sundays


  • independently teaching groups of children aged between 1 and 4 years
  • planning fun and creative Swedish lessons for nursery aged children
  • creating overall plans for each term/year
  • instructing and supervising junior teachers/teaching assistants
  • ensuring the safety and wellbeing of the children at all times

Ideal candidate:

  • Qualified nursery or primary teacher OR extensive experience working in early years education
  • Interest in the Swedish language and Swedish culture
  • Previous experience with similar responsibilities
  • Outgoing and confident and with good leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills and grammar

Assistant tutor

Saturdays and/or Sundays


  • Working with groups of children aged between 1 and 12 years
  • Supporting the teacher and assisting the pupils with their work during lessons
  • Preparing materials and setting up the classroom before lessons
  • Assisting with packing down and clearing up after classes
  • Assisting with preparing and serving of snacks, and clearing up after snack time

Ideal candidate:

  • Experience working with children, childcare qualifications a bonus
  • Outgoing and confident
  • Creative and playful
  • Positive, with a can do attitude
  • Excellent communication skills and grammar