A Selection of Our Governess Nanny Jobs

1) We are currently in a search for a Governess or Nanny in Zurich, Switzerland. The Governess or Nanny would need to take care of two children girl (6y) and boy(3y).

Her duties would be the following:

- Tutoring English and possibly other languages (Spanish would be a plus)
- Doing homework with the children
- Teaching manners and etiquette
- Helping out in the household - e.g. grocery shopping if possible
- Pick up children from school and if necessary bring them to other activities e.g. ballet, horse riding etc.
-They attend a German school
Working hours: 5 days per week,roughly 10 hour days
Salary £700-800pw

2)  Doha:      
We are looking for an experienced Permanent Nanny for a VIP family in Doha Qatar.
To take care of a girl who is almost 3 years old.
The nanny must have lots of experience with this age.
Working 12 hours per day, 6 days per week.
Live in accommodation is provided,  a driver is provided
To start in November
A British nanny is preferred.
The current British nanny recommends.
£700-1000 pw
When traveling the nanny will work 24 hours but the family does not travel often.

3) Abu Dhabi

Nanny governess wanted in Abu Dhabi for boy aged 3 years old. An educated nanny or governess is preferred,

she should be bubbly, energetic, flexible and highly organised.

Salary offered £700-1000pw

Separate accommodation is provided

Working hours: 6 days per week 1 day off during the week

24/7 while travelling, this is paid as extra

There is no housekeeping required.

Other British nanny is employed

4)  Abu Dhabi:       
We are looking for an experienced nanny for a professional family.

The family live in Abu Dhabi, they are looking for an experienced Nanny for a 2 year old girl and 4 year old boy.  
The family live in a lovely villa with pool and travel a lot worldwide.  Mother is working and housemaid is employed.
Private room and bathroom provided.

Working 6 days per week, hours are 12 hours per day.

The family is well known to the agency.
Salary is approximately £700-1000 pw.
To start in January

5)  Dubai:    
We are looking for 2 nanny governesses for a position in Dubai VIP family.
It is a fully staffed English Arabic speaking household who travel worldwide.
Working with children aged 5 and 7 years old, each nanny governess will take care of one child and educate them too.
Working 6 days per week, 12 hour days.
You must be happy working as a team.
The following benefits come with the job:
A yearly ticket home, health Insurance, all food.
To start in December.

6)  Nigeria: 
We are looking for an experienced governess for 5 year old boy.
For a High Profile family, living in Lagos, Nigeria.
There is some worldwide travel.  The Family live in a nice apartment within a secure compound with swimming pool. A driver is employed.
To homeschool the child in the British curriculum.
Working 5 days.
Salary is £700-1100pw negotiable
January start

7)  London: 
Live in or out Native English speaking Nanny for French family in Clapham, London

Children aged 6 and 4 years old and baby due in May. Mum will help a little with baby
The 4 yr old boy has speech delay and uses an Ipad to communicate/speak, he is mobile and walking and can feed himself, he attends a special school 3 days per week and a normal one 2 days per week. He understands French and English.
The nanny should be inclusive with the children and treat them both the same.

5 days per week
Hours are 8-8pm
Salary £12-13 Net Per hour
Hours 10 hour days as you have a 2 hour break in day, Mum works from home.
Driver necessary to drive to school
1 year minimum commitment
Start now or in 1 month

8) Abu Dhabi: 
We are looking for an experienced Speech Therapist for role in Abu Dhabi.
Emirati family
For boy with speech problems aged 7..
Long term
Working 5 days per week
Salary is £1000-1500pw

Start in January

9)  Russia:   
We are looking for an English Nanny Governess for a friendly family based in Voronezh Russia.
You will take care of a 2 year old boy. Your main job would be to teach the child English and do fun activities with him.
The nanny should prepare meals for the child too.
It would be great if there is a candidate happy to teach the mother English 1 hour per day. She already speaks good English but would like to improve.
The family employs a driver.
Working 5 days per week.
The family are interviewing now.
Salary is £500 to 600pw

A Separate apartment will be provided
We recommend the family.
Immediate start preferred.

10)   Doha: 
We are looking for a proactive Nanny Governess in Doha Qatar for VIP family with  3 children aged: 7 year girl ,6 year boy and 4 year girl.
The children attend French school but speak fluent English.

Working 6 days pw 12 hour days
There is usually some free time in day when they are at school

Salary £700-1000pw depending on experience and which qualifications you have.
private room and bathroom offered
Fully staffed home with chef and housemaids employed for laundry and cooking

Duties: to take them to school and activities, educate them, teach them written English in a fun way, and help them tidy their room
You will have a Nanny assistant too.

11)  London:           
We are looking for an experienced housekeeper for a British family living in SW1.
You will manage and clean a small hotel (B&B). You will clean the whole house, check in/out guests, do the laundry, ironing, buying supplies.
You must be friendly, very organised and take the initiative too.
Ideally you should be flexible.
Working 5-6 days per week

.Live in Preferred.
Salary £500-650pw
The owner is an actress often away on business.

12)  London: 
We are looking for a Nanny Governess for a role in Kew Gardens, working with girls aged 2,4 and 6 yrs old.
However there is another nanny housekeeper for the youngest one.
 Your role will be to take them to school, pick them up, take to activities and do homework with them.
Also help prepare the 6 yr old for the 7 + exam.
You should also prepare lessons on areas of weakness
Any one speaking some Italian is a plus
Anyone musical a plus too.
 Working Monday to Friday until 8pm however there is downtime in the day when they are at school. You should also be flexible to assist mother with some PA duties during the day and plan any of your lessons.
A later start time is possible for the right candidate.
 There is a cook housekeeper employed however on occasion you may asked to cook for the children
£600-700pw Negotiable for an exceptional candidate

13) Dubai:

Nanny Governess in Dubai for Indian family
For 10 yr girl, boy 8.5, the children go to IB school, taking to activities, children need homework help and tutoring in areas of weakness, live  in or out, accommodation provided
 You will be required to live in for 10 days a month proxy parent while family travel.
Hours:  5-6 days, 10 hours per day,
A driver would be a plus although a  driver is employed,
No cooking necessary as all cooking is done by their current Phillipino nanny,
Salary £ pw depending on experience £600-900pw
January  start preferred

14) Dubai:
Governess for 7 year old boy in Dubai for VIP family
Governess who speaks French or Spanish would be a plus. To teach him one of these languages.
The governess will take child to school, pick up in the afternoon, do homework and take to scheduled after school activities.

Working hours: ideally 6 days pw up to 12 hour days, however there is some down time when at school
Salary £700-1100pw depending on experience

15) London:

 Live out Governess for 7 yr old girl and 5 year old boy, sometimes 2.5 year old boy. Mother is hands on and a stay at home Mum.
 The 6 year old is dyslexic hence the reason for home schooling, she previously attended a public school.

To homeschool the eldest 2 children, following the British curriculum.
Working 5 days per week 8  hour days
Location: Parson Green, London

 The ideal teacher would teach in a fun and creative way, mother very much believes in the Montessori philosophy.
 The governess should respect mother's wishes when it comes to their education and be happy to take them out too.
The children attend art and drama classes.
Those who speak another language is a plus

Planning should be done in your own time in the evening or at the weekend.

Salary: £700-1100 per week depending on experience and qualifications

16) Dubai:

We are looking for a Governess in Dubai
For an Indian family, the father is a company chairman.
Children are boys aged 8 and 9 living in a villa in Jumeirah. It is a fully
staffed household. The family speak English.

The family will provide: one bedroom, en-suite bathroom, separate living
area. Car/driver will also be included in package.

The governess should preferably have nanny and teaching experience.
French or Spanish knowledge would be a bonus.

The governess must have good knowledge of healthy living and eating, a sporty or musical person would be great but not essential.
Be able to travel with family on vacations (UAE Summer period).
Salary £550-700pw dependant upon experience
Working 5-6 days pw, hours TBA

17) Abu Dhabi:

We are looking for an educated nanny governess for a VIP family in Abu Dhabi.
It is working for a Jordanian family living in a lovely villa. It is a fully staffed household with chefs, maids and drivers
The children speak English and attend an international school.
The salary is £600-800 pw dependant on experience.
They have 4 daughters (1 year / 4 years / 8 years / 12 years)
Working Hours: 6 days per week, 12 hours per day
There may also be some worldwide travel with the family.
You will have your own room in the villa.
The family is looking for a well educated nanny.
To start in February


18) Hornchurch, Havering, London:

We are looking for a live in Phillipino/Chinese/Vietnamese nanny for a Chinese Vietnamese family with 1 and 4 yr old boys. Mainly taking care of the 1 year old as the 4 year old will be at school. The family live in Hornchurch, Havering borough, Greater London.
Working 5 days
You should be hardworking and caring.
11-12 hour days
Salary £350-400 pw
To start in March, April or May

19) Princes Gate, London:

We are looking for a graduate Governess or qualified teacher for a position in Princes Gate, London.
For girls 8 and 10 yrs, Jordanian Moroccan family. The girls attend the American school. They travel to the USA in holiday times.
It is a Live out position.
Salary £27 000-35,000 per annum maybe negotiable for the right candidate.

Immediate start
Working hours are Monday to Friday 3-9pm and Saturday would be a shorter day.
French knowledge would be a plus
Duties are to help with homework and possibly some tutoring.

Long term commitment preferred

20) Cairo, Egypt:

We are looking for a well educated Nanny governess for 3 children in Cairo, Egypt, children aged 10, 7 and 8, 2 girls and 1 boy.
Your duties would be to assist with homework and organise educational activities.

Working hours would be 6 days per week.
Private room is provided
Hours are in the week 3-8.30pm roughly
At the weekend 8 hour days.

Salary £400-450pw

There is no housework or cooking as a cook is employed.

They attend a British school and speak fluent English.

21) Moscow, Russia:

We are looking for a graduate male tutor in Moscow for children aged 3, 5 and 8.
A separate flat is provided.
The Salary is negotiable from £700-900pw NET.

Working Hours are 5 days pw:
3 days during the week from 4pm-10pm
Then Saturday and Sunday 8 hours per day

The children do not speak English so your job is to teach them. The tutor would be a native speaker of English.
French or Russian speakers a plus, however not compulsory. The governor should be happy to play sport with the children.
It is a fully staffed home, no cooking involved.

To start in March or April.

Interviews in London

22) Nice, Switzerland, USA:
We are looking for a nanny for a 1 year old child in Russian family living in Nice, France, California and Switzerland, approximately 3 months is spent in each country.
There are 2 other nannies one English one Russian.
They are looking for either a French or English nanny.
You will work 40 hours per week. 5 days per week, 2 days off per week,
normally weekdays.

You will work shifts. Either 7.30-2.30pm or 2.30-10.30pm.

A separate apartment is  provided in each country.
Salary from £600-900 per week dependant on your experience.

The ideal candidate would be a graduate or well educated nanny.

23) Kensington, London:

We are looking for a Live out English Governess for a 3 year old girl, in a Russian family. The family live in High Street Kensington. She speaks both English and Russian.
She attends a Montessori nursery part time. During holidays there will be some travel.

The Governess should be:

A Native English speaker
Flexible in terms of working hours/travelling
Very experienced as a Governess or Nanny, positive, active

Hours are 5 days per week 8-10 hours per day
Salary negotiable £600-800pw

24) Voronezh, Russia:


We are looking for English teachers and assistant nursery nurses for an English Kindergarten in Russia.
There are 2 groups (one is for children who are 3-4,5 y/o, second is for children who are 4,5-6 y/o)
The English kindergarten is located in the large city of Voronezh, Russia.

Working 5 days per week
Accommodation is provided, teachers will share a house with other teachers or possibly be provided with a studio.
Salary £550-800 pw dependant on experience

Flights and visas will be provided.
Starting in August.

25) Dubai, UAE:

We are looking for an experienced professional nanny for a 1 month old baby and a 7 year old boy. It is working in Dubai for a professional Indian family.
The Mother owns her own company and will spend 50% of her time there, 50% at home. They are living in a lovely villa. You will have an good sized ensuite bedroom.
To also assist the little boy with his homework.
Working 6 days per week 10-12 hour days.

Interested candidates should email their CV to:

Email: info@britishgoverness.com

26) Walton Upon Thames, Surrey:

We are looking for a great nanny for a job in Walton upon thames with twins(boy and girl)aged 2 months old. The babies currently have a Maternity nurse.
The ideal nanny would have twin experience however those with extensive baby experience will be considered.
The position will start in June.

Working hours: 5 days, 8-8 or 7-7pm it could be live in or out
The mother is a doctor and business owner often working from home too.

Proposed Salary £500-650 pw negotiable dependant on experience

27) Abu Dhabi:

A professional Arab family in Abu Dhabi is looking for a nanny governess, for 3 year old and 6 year old girls. The ideal candidate would have 3 years + experience as a nanny/teacher or in a nursery/school. The children attend a British school. A mature candidate is preferred. The family live in a lovely Villa. It is a fully staffed household with driver employed. Hours are working 6 days per week 10-12 hour days The Salary is negotiable from £650-850pw A mature applicant is preferred Start May or June

28) South Kensington:

We have a great German Nanny governess role for American German family. It is based in South Kensington, London. To speak in German with 7 yr old and 2 yr old. There are other nannies employed as well. The boys are bilingual German English.

Working 5 days per week Hours about 10 hours per day.

There is an apartment below the family's if necessary, should the candidate wish to live in.

There is some travel should she wish, to the Hamptons, South of France and the Swiss Alps Immediate start preferred or within 4 weeks

Salary £600-700pw Immediate start


29) Palm Jumeirah Dubai:

Female Governess or Male Tutor for Russian family, living in villa in Palm Jumeirah, Dubai.

For 5 and 7 year old boys. They have a Russian nanny already It is a Russian family.

A musical or theatrical background would be great but not essential. A knowledge of French or Spanish is desirable.

Private bathroom and bedroom provided

Working 5 days, hours after school until 8pm during the week and term time. Hours may be different during holidays.

Salary £700-800PW Dependant on experience

July start in London for 1 month then return to Dubai

We have many more vacancies not listed online, please contact us.

Please email us your CV.





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