Live In Governor Job

Location Cambridge, South East England, UK
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Governess / Governeur
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £50,000 GPA
Job Number  56627
Created 12 February 2020

Live in Governor required in Cambridge Caring for two teenage children aged 18 and 16 years old.


Start date: ASAP Start

Location: Close to Cambridge

Days and hours: Thursday to Sunday 5 hours tuition a day and on call the rest of the time

Children: 16 year old (B) and 18 years old (G)

Accommodation: Large bedroom and bathroom

Pets: 2 dogs and 3 cats

Driver: Yes

Salary: £50,000 gross per annum depending on experience


A family that Greycoat Lumleys have worked with previously are moving from Switzerland close to Cambridge and are looking for an experienced Governor to work with two teenage children aged 18 and 16 years old.

The family have had a Governor for the last 6 years full time who is now reducing to part time.

The 18 year old girl has special needs and the Governor will work with her 4 hours per day and at least one hour with the 16 year old boy.

The role will include tutoring the 16 year old boy.

The Governor will run errands, PA duties and ensure the teenagers well-being is taken care of.

The Governor will coordinate and provide children’s leisure activities, extra curriculum and educational excursions

The family also have a housekeeper/cook who will keep an eye on the teenagers but the role of the Governor will include escorting the teenagers when necessary.

The Governor will mentor and motivate the teenage children and provide them with a positive learning environment and day to day life skills.

The family have a chalet in Switzerland where they visit for at least 3 months of the year and the Governor would need to provide leisure and educational activities during the trips.

Interviewing now for an ASAP start.



Consultant - Rose Bradbury

Greycoat Lumleys Job Reference Number - 56627

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