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Live In Governess in Barnes

  • Posted 10 months ago
  • Job Type Live In Nanny
  • Location Barnes, London
  • Salary £450 to £550 per Week (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Experience minimum of 3 years
  • Languages English SL
  • Education 1 year
  • Working Days Monday - Friday
  • Working Hours 07:30 - 19:30

A family currently residing in Barnes, London is seeking an energetic and positive governess to join them in a full time live in position. The governess will be responsible for the educational welfare of their little baby and their very active toddler. The family is looking for a governess that will particularly support and encourage the children’s learning and promote positive interactions as well as engage them in various age appropriate activities. It is important that the candidate understands and is familiar with the UK school system to assist the children's academics using the current curriculum.

The family is multilingual but they will require someone who can speak perfect or a native level of English as they want the children to stimulate the language. General nursery duties wll be expected but the family will need the governess to focus on the children's educational development. A valid first aid qualification is a must.

Working hours: Monday to Friday, from 7:30 am to 7:30 pm and 2 nights of babysitting per week

Duties include:

  • nursery duties for the baby and the toddler
  • organising the children’s daily schedule
  • ensuring that the personal and academic needs of the children are met on a daily basis
  • organise fun and creative exercises to engage the child's learning
  • arrange activities related to arts, music and physical development
  • playing with them
  • helping the toddler with potty/toilet training
  • teaching general life skills, such as basic hygiene and manners
  • laundry and ironing after the children
  • cleaning up after the meals
  • maintaining the children's room and play areas tidy at all times

The governess must be available to start by the end of June but the family is flexible to an earlier date. Full time live out candidates are very much welcome to apply as well.

To learn more about this role, please send your CV to and a consultant will contact you with more information.

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £450 to more than £550 per week, depending on experience

Location: Barnes

  • Industry Childcare and Education
  • Consultant Live In Nanny Department
  • Position ID J3E142901


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