Work for Smultronstället

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

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
10-12.30

Responsibilities/duties:

  • 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
10-12.30

Responsibilities

  • 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