SUPPORTING FAMILIES SINCE 2009
Let Archetype be your guide to Ticino and Switzerland. Archetype is a family-run organization based in the Collina d’Oro in Canton Ticino with over 30 years of international teaching and relocation advising experience.
Our home search services include support in finding temporary housing or the purchasing of a home. We have expert local contacts.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Archetype can provide many answers to questions about Swiss public and private schools and help find the perfect educational match for your family.
Do you need medical contacts, pharmacy information, or do you just want to join the gym? We can help can you with health & wellness related information.
Learn the specifics regrading Swiss insurance company's deductibles and coverage with our help.
We can put you in touch with a legal expert on a range of topics.
The four national languages of Switzerland are: German, French, Italian, and Romansh. What language support do you need?
Traveling with pets? Allow us to find pet friendly solutions and instructions.
Select from four levels of support and receive an orientation tour, language and cross-cultural support, liaison/translation services and more...
SERVICES WE OFFER
Make Ticino Your Home, Away from Home...
Relocation in Switzerland for Excecutives
Consulting for Swiss Schools
Develop a Strategic Plan Abroad
From making strategic decisions about relocating to Switzerland, selecting a school, or the organization of an IB Paper 1 exam, I’m here to help. Using my expertise and deep understanding of the educational industry, you’ll receive real solutions and experience true results. Get in touch to book a meeting.
At Home in Ticino, Switzerland
With over 30 years of international teaching experience and first-hand expatriate know-how, Archetype's founder, Gigi Diane Guarnieri Rosso, strives to provide relocation services for families, business executives, and locals.
In addition, our educational services aim to help students accomplish challenges and exceed their goals in a caring and supportive environment. One of the most important ways that we enrich our educational experience is by staying involved with our local community. Get in touch to learn more about Archetype Switzerland.
Case Manager and Director
"Gigi Diane is an organized, energetic and compassionate team player who keeps our students' well-being front and center of her mind at all times. She is quick to offer support in any way that is needed for our team. She has an eye for detail and a problem-solving mindset."
Science and Computer Science Teacher
"I've worked with Gigi Diane for more than ten years as both a teacher, and learning support assistant and most recently supporting me with the after school robotics program. Gigi Diane is one of the most hardworking, and dedicated teachers I know. Her strong commitment to professional development is driven by her desire to make education accessible for every student, whatever their learning style or learning needs may be."
IB Language A: Literature Portuguese Tutor
"Gigi Diane was of great help supervising the work I carried out supporting Brazilian students following the IB program. For such students, it is always very challenging to meet all the deadlines and live up to the expectations. So, having an attentive and extremely competent IB SSST Language A: Supervisor such as Gigi Diane was indispensable to my work."