ABU DHABI, UAE: High profile clients are seeking an experienced Governess/Teacher for their three daughters aged 17, 12 & 9 years.
All the girls normally attend an English School in Abu Dhabi where the English Curriculum is used and do GCSE's and A Levels, the girls also study Islamic Studies as part of the curriculum. However, due to Covid regulations the college that the girls attend will not be opening until 2021.
Governess will have her own apartment provided and each day will be collected by one of the family's drivers. They will then home school the girls at the family residence returning to their apartment at the end of the day. Governess will then accompany the girls to any activities or events as restrictions continue to be lifted. The school are also outlining the programme for the Governess to work to.
You will ideally be a degree-educated English speaker with PGCE who enjoys the company of children and have developed sounds educational strategies for children and have the ability to guide and influence the children to be proactive in their learning. You will have a positive disposition and be hardworking and confidant.
The working schedule and is 6 days per week. Separate apartment provided.
You will be working in Abu Dhabi and also at times travelling with the clients within the Emirates and once current crisis ends, internationally in the school holidays. Excellent salary available for a candidate with relevant experience with older school aged children, travel experience and someone sporty and active and outgoing
Requirements: You need to be degree educated with previous experience in a high profile household.. You need to be fun and outgoing and competent and committed to the girl's continued educational development for the duration of the contract. Longevity and continuity in previous positions is important to the clients as last governess was with the family for some years.