Aug 14, 2020

Full-Time Governor/Governess (Ref. CP733)

£841 - £1,148 weekly
  • Duke & Duchess
  • Millbrook, NY, USA
Full time Governor Governess

Job Description

Full-time Governess/Governor (live-out) for twin boys aged 7, B12 and B3 located in Millbrook, New York, USA, $1100 - $1500 per week. Start ASAP. 

This role is only suitable for candidates who can legally work and reside in the USA.

A native English speaking Governess/Governor is required to join a British/European family residing in Milbrook, USA to assist with the education and development of their four children.  

As a Governess/Governor you will be required to work daily with the children to assist with their homeschooling, homework and subject mentoring. You will also be required to act as a good role model and promote development in all aspects of the children's lives. 
The children will be homeschooled for the coming academic school year and will be accessing their curriculums virtually.  Each child has their own learning needs as a Governess/Governor you will support such needs. 

The twin boys will be the focus, supporting there everyday learning, keeping them on task, providing support for each lesson set, developing their knowledge and interest and ensuring they are keeping up to date with all their school work. The children have auditory processing disorder so relaying information provided by the school teacher may be necessary as well as deliver some classes with variety to engage the children. 

B12 is an independent learner and has accessed his school work well. Your role will be to encourage him to be on time for classes, assist with homework and provide general educational support. 

B3 will not be commencing nursery this year and games and activities to promote his development will be beneficial to prepare him for when he can attend school. 

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Governess/Governor who has a strong background in providing educational support to students within this age range. 

The working schedule is 5 days on/2 days off, working approximately 8 hours a day (flexibility required). 

This is a live-out position with a separate guest house provided on the family farm. 

Salary $1100 - $1500 per week depending on the experience and qualifications of the candidate.

Interviews to take place ASAP, start ASAP


Salary $1100 - $1500 per week 
40 hours per week, working schedule 5/2
Guesthouse provided
Travel related expenses will be covered 
Medical cover


English speaker Governess/Governess 
Relevant Childcare and/or Teaching qualifications
Experience of working with children of this age 
Energetic, enthusiastic, patient, professional
Ability to assist with homeschooling
Available to start ASAP

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