Job posts have recently been made on TEFL jobs sites by the “Dwells Family”, looking for an English tutor and nanny for their children in London. On applying for this job, a teacher informed us that a Skype interview has been refused, and that they received a letter from a lwyer asking for funds to deposited as part of a visa application.
We would advise against any contact with this person.
Here is an example of the advert posted:
ESL Teacher & Nanny Needed in London
United Kingdom, London
Our family will like to discuss the possibilities of having you joining our family to become our family esl teacher childcare provider to our lovely children here in London, United Kingdom.
Your main duty is to tutor English language to our children and ensure that the kids are well taking care of, this includes full care of the children like waking them up and getting them ready for school, putting them to bed at the right bed time, meal and snack preparation for the children, schedule and implementation of age-appropriate activities and child’s development, keeping the children’s room tidy and organized, and any other children’s activities that might come up and see to their generally well-being.
5 days a week, 6 hours a day, and 30 hours a week with 2 days off a week
Our family will take care of your travel expenses
• Separate room, live-in accommodation
• Monthly salary
• Health and medical care
• Insurance cover
• Vacation allowance
• Enrollment on a childcare course to help you acquire childcare skills
ESL teaching experience, first aid, nanny, babysitter or aupair experience needed.