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Governess Job

Location Saudi Arabia, Makkah Province
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Governess
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £1100 per week
Job Number  88714
Created 25 October 2020

Live In Governess Job Jeddah and Travel

Wonderful opportunity as a Governess to work with a family in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia with 3 children. If you speak Arabic and English (French would be a bonus) are compassionate, organised and energetic, I would love to hear from you.   Travel is usually in school holidays, France, Switzerland, and Europe.  The children are 3 girls of 18 months, 6 years and 9 years.  Family are currently in Dubai

The role:

  • Working 6 days a week, 12 hours a day, the children go to school but the youngest needs daily support, although there is support in the household if you need to run errands etc.
  • This role needs someone organised, compassionate, kind, but firm, good with manners and being a mother figure.  This a sole charge role.
  • Driver takes you to school with them in the morning, picks them up with a driver at around 3 pm and then accompany to activities. This depends if the children go back to school COVID has changed the schedule but they are doing online learning.
  • When they are at school you have your own free time unless you have projects or errands for them, during the summer
  • Organising activities for the children especially when in foreign countries, ones that would challenge and interest them
  • Ensure their wellbeing
  • Supervise and assist with homework
  • Supervise their schedule and calendar with tutors and activities
  • Worldwide  travel when needed
  • Assist with educational and emotional support

The candidate:

  • Speaking Arabic and English to native level  with French as a bonus
  • Strong background in education and previous experience as a Governess
  • Flexible  and dynamic candidate
  • Sporty whilst developmentally aware

Accommodation: provided 

Salary: very negotiable salary dependent on experience 

This position is being managed by :

International Senior Consultant Nadine Swartz.

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