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Posted 08/12/2021

Governess - Permanent - Dubai

We are looking for a qualified teacher to take on a live in governess / tutor position for a Dubai based family with a 4 year old daughter. There will be a lot of travel involved also, to the UK, US, and parts of Europe. Ideally, you will be based in the UK but prepared to travel for a new position. Montessori and Waldorf systems of education are preferred. My client's daughter is a highly intelligent, playful, and musical 4 and a half year old with a great sense of humour. She has a nanny who helps with childcare, bathing etc. The position is for an energetic educator who would be responsible for designing and delivering a daily curriculum at home and during travels that embraces a holistic education approach, including behavioural elements of her development. This would include researching and taking her to appropriate external classes and activities, including music, sports and languages.

Responsibilities
  • Developing and implementing a rich curriculum and daily/weekly program
  • Creating a nurturing, stimulating and fun educational environment
  • Instilling good manners and a sense of responsibility
  • Ensuring that meals and snack are nutritious (food preparation not a requirement)
  • Organising and implementing educational and fun outings
  • Promoting self-care and hygiene
  • Assist with childcare on Nanny’s day off
  • Assist with bathing on Nanny’s day off
  • Assist with dressing on Nanny’s day off
  • Extensive travel with the family
Ideal Candidate
  • At least 5 years of previous teaching at preschool/foundation stage institutions
  • Experience with homeschooling
  • Degree in early childhood education and development
  • Preference for Montessori/Waldorf (or similar) training
  • Experience caring for toddlers
  • Current first aid and CPR certification
  • Non-smoker
  • Dependable, honest and trustworthy
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Clean background check
  • Language skills: Native English (or native Arabic with fluent English)
  • UK or European passport which will allow for ease of visa applications.
Package
$4,000 - $5,000 per month DOE

Accommodation: Self contained 1 bedroom flat with separate entrance in Dubai, alternative accommodation provided when travelling

Annual return flights to home country

Mobile allowance

Health insurance

Discretionary bonus

28 days holiday

GOVERNESS

PERMANENT

DUBAI

Posted 08/12/2021

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We are looking for a qualified teacher to take on a live in governess / tutor position for a Dubai based family with a 4 year old daughter. There will be a lot of travel involved also, to the UK, US, and parts of Europe. Ideally, you will be based in the UK but prepared to travel for a new position. Montessori and Waldorf systems of education are preferred. My client's daughter is a highly intelligent, playful, and musical 4 and a half year old with a great sense of humour. She has a nanny who helps with childcare, bathing etc. The position is for an energetic educator who would be responsible for designing and delivering a daily curriculum at home and during travels that embraces a holistic education approach, including behavioural elements of her development. This would include researching and taking her to appropriate external classes and activities, including music, sports and languages.

Responsibilities
  • Developing and implementing a rich curriculum and daily/weekly program
  • Creating a nurturing, stimulating and fun educational environment
  • Instilling good manners and a sense of responsibility
  • Ensuring that meals and snack are nutritious (food preparation not a requirement)
  • Organising and implementing educational and fun outings
  • Promoting self-care and hygiene
  • Assist with childcare on Nanny’s day off
  • Assist with bathing on Nanny’s day off
  • Assist with dressing on Nanny’s day off
  • Extensive travel with the family
Ideal Candidate
  • At least 5 years of previous teaching at preschool/foundation stage institutions
  • Experience with homeschooling
  • Degree in early childhood education and development
  • Preference for Montessori/Waldorf (or similar) training
  • Experience caring for toddlers
  • Current first aid and CPR certification
  • Non-smoker
  • Dependable, honest and trustworthy
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Clean background check
  • Language skills: Native English (or native Arabic with fluent English)
  • UK or European passport which will allow for ease of visa applications.
Package 48000

$4,000 - $5,000 per month DOE

Accommodation: Self contained 1 bedroom flat with separate entrance in Dubai, alternative accommodation provided when travelling

Annual return flights to home country

Mobile allowance

Health insurance

Discretionary bonus

28 days holiday

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