We are searching for a confident, mature, flexible mentor/companion/governess for a 14 year old girl based in Cairo. Mum travels extensively with work so hours may vary but generally she has said it will be typically around 6 hours per day in term time (before/after school) and around 9-10 hours per day in holidays. The role may include the usual governess duties but also some help with healthy/simple food prep, tidying and errands – more an all-rounder role than pure tutor or Governess.
Location: Cairo, Egypt
Role: Experienced Governess
Ages of Children: Girl, 14
Days/Hours of work: 5 days per week, 6-10 hours per day. (term time approx 6-7 hours per day, hols approx 9-10 hrs per day)
Salary Range: $700 pw (approx £500)
Accommodation: Separate room.
Start date: August for 1 year+
Essential: 3+ years sole charge or school teaching experience, active and energetic, excellent references, Fluent-level English, Flexibility
Preferred: Formal Teaching qualifications, second language
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