Classicist required: French, Mandarin, Japanese, sailing, chess and tennis and more, highly desirable

According to the Daily Mail, Coldplay’s Classics graduate Chris Martin and wife Gwneth Paltrow are  looking to employ a Classicist to tutor their children on £60k a year,  plus fringe benefits.  Check if you meet the criteria:

“The successful applicant will  be able to teach the youngsters Ancient Greek, Latin, French  and even Japanese or Mandarin, on top of giving sailing and tennis lessons.

They are also required to understand philosophy and enjoy painting, art, drama and chess.

In return, they get a high salary for spending just two to four hours a day tutoring the children at the family’s home in Belsize Park, North London.

The tutor is also expected to receive travel expenses, free use of a West London flat, nine weeks of holiday a year, use of a car and free travel with the family when they go overseas.

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