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Live In International Governess

  • Posted 1 year ago
  • Job Type International Governesses
  • Location Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Salary £900 to £1500 per Week (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Experience 5 years
  • Languages English MT
  • Education 3 years
  • Working Days Monday - Friday
  • Working Hours 08:00 - 17:00

A fully staffed household in Abu Dhabi is looking for a highly experienced and qualified full time live in governess to provide daily educational support to their two school aged children. The family is ideally looking for a candidate with a teaching background (Primary School, following British Curriculum) and preferably a degree in Education or similar qualifications. Previous experience working in a private household as well as in schools would be highly appreciated.

This role does not involve nanny duties and the candidate will primarily focus on the children's academics as they are currently homeschooled due to Covid related school closure thus commitment to student learning is needed. The governess should also engage the children with arts, music and physical development. Excellent command of English at a native level and a valid first aid qualification are absolute requirements.

Working hours: 8 to 10 hours per day, 5 days a week

Accommodation: own bedroom & bathroom

Duties include:

  • helping children with school homework
  • creating a safe, fun, secure and loving environment
  • ensuring that the personal and academic needs of the children are met on the daily basis
  • planning fun and educational play dates
  • creating a trusting, love and happy environment for the whole family
  • responsible for the safety, wellbeing, care and development of the children
  • getting the children ready in the morning
  • attending any appointments or social events with the children
  • engage the children with variety of activities that will develop their skills and talent
  • teaching the children English language

The family does international travels approximately 3 months per year and they would like their governess to join them when Covid restrictions permit. They are looking for a candidate who can start as soon as possible.

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: £900 to £1500 per week, depending on experience and qualifications

Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Industry Childcare and Education
  • Consultant Overseas Nanny Department
  • Position ID J37051011


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