Full-time English-speaking Governess required for 3 children (B8, B5 and G3). Located in Dubai. Salary £1000 – £1500 per week. Live-in/out. Start ASAP.
A British family based in Dubai is seeking a qualified and experienced English-speaking Governess to work with their 3 children.
As a Governess, you will be responsible for meeting the daily needs of the children, and providing a high standard of care. You will assist with the morning routines and escort them to school. You will collect the children from school and provide homework support, subject mentoring and education development through classes and play to ensure they are reaching all age-appropriate milestones. In addition, you will organise their schedules, plan additional activities, escort them to and from after-school clubs, run errands and assist in the general running of the children’s lives.
The children are active and sporty and enjoy football, kickboxing, swimming and skiing.
The ideal candidate will have strong teaching experience, holding a PGCE/QTS. You should be friendly, flexible, organised and be a positive role model and mentor to the children. Speaking an additional language will be beneficial to your application as well as being a driver, neither are essential.
The working schedule will be 5.5 day on/1.5 days off. A 5/2 schedule may be considered for the right candidate.
The working hours will be up to 10 hours per day. The day will be a split shift from 6.30 am – 7.45 am and 4 pm – 8 pm. PA duties will be undertaken when the children are at school. Saturday morning half day.
This is a live-in position with a private bedroom provided within the family home or live out and suitable for those already in Dubai with their own accommodation.
The family travels often and you will be required to travel with them.
Salary on offer is dependant on skills and experience.
Salary £1000 – £1500 per week
Visa and flights provided if required
Experienced teacher (QTS/PGCE)
Organised, professional yet fun