Music Tutor / Part-time Au Pair


For: 13-year old girl, Tamboerskloof, Cape Town

When: Mondays to Thursdays: approximately two hours p.d. between 14.30 and 19.00, depending on child’s schedule. Fridays: between 13.00 and approximately 15.00

Duties include:

(1) Overseeing daily music practice on clarinet and piano

(2) Taking charge of preparation for Grade 3 theory examination, under instruction of our daughter’s music teacher

(3) Accompanying / Transporting child to and from extramurals

(4) Occassionally helping with homework (schooling is in German and English); preparing meals and snacks and running errands.

Occasional after-hours/weekend supervision might be requested.

Required: The ideal applicant will be a female between 20 and 32 years, with a formal education in music, as evidenced by at least a grade 7 certificate in any of the Trinity, ABRSM or Unisa examinations (or equivalent), in any classical instrument (preferably piano and/or any of the woodwinds). Own car and driver’s licence.

Recommended: Proficiency in German is recommended, but not essential.

To apply / inquire, please send your CV and proof of suitable qualifications (e.g. certificates) to: