Governesses will work alongside the childrens’ school(s) to keep fully up-to-date with the childrens’ schooling as well as their academic and creative demands. They range from being very experienced Nannies in their 30’s or 40’s to those who hold any of the qualifications listed below:
- 3 years private household experience for UK placements and 5 years private household experience for overseas placements
- Qualified primary or secondary school teacher
- Specialised degrees
- Foreign Language (TEFL)
- English as a Second Language (TESOL)
(Please note that all Governesses placed by us must have the aforementioned private household experience)
A Governess will expect to work up to 10 hours per day 5 or 6 days per week depending on the family’s requirements. Salaries do depend on the Governess’s age, experience and qualifications.