KSA, Governess or Governor Job in Jeddah

Location Saudi Arabia
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Governess / Governeur
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Competitive
Job Number  43584
Created 11 July 2017

KSA, Governess or Governor Job in Jeddah.


International family based in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, are scouting for a Governor or Governess to join their family and care for their two children aged 2 and 5 years.

The family are looking for sport lover who enjoys the outdoors and ideally knows how to horse ride. The role is to start ASAP.



The Role:

  • Care for two boys aged 2yrs. and 5 yrs.

  • No cooking or housekeeping duties required

  • 6-day week, long hours, 1 day off per week

  • Organising activities- Play games and entertain the children with fun and age-related activities

  • Teaching, assisting with homework, helping with their education

  • International travel, sometimes on short notice - packing/unpacking when travelling

  • Basic nursery duties

  • Communicating with the Principal

  • Instils discipline and good values, strong principles in the children

  • Proxy parenting when required;

  • Emotional support.

  • Teaching manners.


The Candidate:

  • English speaking to native level

  • Teaching or a Governess/or experience is a must/plus

  • Childcare qualifications a plus

  • Familiarity with the Scottish territory a huge advantage as the Principal will frequently travel to the region.

  • Experience with children of a similar age group

  • Very proactive and energetic

  • Happy to travel with the family

  • Patient and well mannered

  • Flexible

Accommodation: provided

Salary: £1,200 to £1,500 per week + benefit package inclusive of insurance


Job ref no: 43584

Consultant: Elvie Tufariello-Dakin

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