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Live in Overseas Governess/Governor

  • Posted 11 months ago
  • Job Type International Nanny
  • Location Qatar, Doha
  • Salary £850 to £1100 per Week (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Experience 2 years
  • Languages English SL, French
  • Education 1 year
  • Working Days Monday - Friday
  • Working Hours 07:00 - 19:00

Live-in Full Time Overseas Governess/Governor is needed by a family to look after and help with the education of their four school-aged children. The Governess/Governor will be needed 5 days a week mainly before and after school hours. The candidate must be extremely well-spoken in English and educated to a university level in order to be able to help the children's development and enrichment.

The Governess/Governor will be responsible for supporting the children's education through stimulating learning activities, educational play and lessons tailored to the school curriculum. It is crucial that the candidate will have excellent all-around knowledge and cultural awareness in order to extend the children's perspectives.

Other duties would include

  • Providing developmentally appropriate educational games
  • Teaching manners and other socially appropriate behaviours
  • Doing arts and crafts
  • Reading books
  • Going to the library
  • Assisting with homework
  • Taking children to parks and playgrounds
  • Organising sports and other motor-skills activities

The children are fluent in French so someone who speaks French would be advantageous. The family values complete confidentiality and is very private, the governess/governor will be expected to respect this, understands boundaries and be discreet. An enthusiastic, rigorous and active governess/governor would be the perfect fit for the family. The candidate must also understand that the children are children and will also want to have some fun.

A valid first aid qualification is needed for this position. The family would need someone to 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.

  • Industry Childcare and Education
  • Consultant Overseas Nanny Department
  • Position ID J0AB6


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