Private Teacher (Homeschooling) – Nanyuki, Kenya

Summit Recruitment and Search Africa is a leading Recruitment and Executive Search agency head quartered in Kenya providing outstanding talent to a wide range of companies and NGOs in various business sectors across Africa.

Our Client, a family residing in rural Kenya, is seeking a dedicated Private Teacher for their two young primary school pupils. The role involves designing and implementing a curriculum that harnesses the natural surroundings to facilitate holistic learning experiences. The ideal candidate will possess a teaching credential or a degree in early childhood development or a related field. Preference will be given to candidates with training in nature-based, Montessori, or Waldorf education methodologies. The successful candidate will enjoy the rural setting and take advantage of outdoor recreation opportunities, as well as the social environment in nearby Nanyuki, Kenya.


  • Develop and implement a tailored curriculum that integrates nature-based learning experiences.
  • Provide personalized instruction to meet the individual learning needs of each pupil.
  • Foster a supportive and nurturing learning environment that encourages curiosity and exploration.
  • Utilize a variety of teaching methodologies, including Montessori or Waldorf principles, to engage and inspire pupils.
  • Assess pupil progress and adjust instructional strategies accordingly.
  • Collaborate with parents to support the children’s educational journey and address any concerns.
  • Participate in professional development opportunities to enhance teaching skills and stay updated on best practices.


  • Teaching credential or a degree in early childhood development or a related field.
  • Must have 5 years experience home-schooling primary school children.
  • Familiarity with nature-based, Montessori, or Waldorf education methodologies preferred.
  • Passion for outdoor education and utilizing natural surroundings for learning.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Adaptability and creativity in designing and implementing curriculum activities.
  • Ability to thrive in a rural setting and embrace outdoor recreation opportunities.

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Salary: Monthly Gross Salary: Kes 120,000 – 140,000 (Approx. 909 USD)
Career Level:
Job Type: Full Time
Deadline for applications: 15/04/2024