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Experienced English speaking Governess needed for a VIP family in Abuja

Children: Girl
Looking for: Governess
Salary offered: Negotiable
Start at: ASAP
Driver: No, we do not need a driver
Live in/Live out: Live in
Location of employment: Nigeria - Abuja
Employment Basis: Permanent (12 months and longer)
Language requirements: English - native level
Working hours: 6 days a week, from 10 am (break while children are at school), and then from afternoon until 8 pm

Detailed description of the job

Exciting opportunity awaits an experienced governess/tutor in the sunny city of Abuja with one of our esteemed high-profile clients (highly recommended by a previous nanny)! This live-in position includes separate accommodation provided by the client. We are seeking an ideal candidate with outstanding communication skills, preferably a native English speaker or equivalent, and fluency in French or Spanish would be advantageous. Previous teaching experience or relevant qualifications are highly valued, particularly in math and science. Details will be shared with shortlisted candidates.

The primary focus of this role is to ensure the well-being, self-esteem, and confidence of the children. The perfect candidate will embody qualities such as love, kindness, patience, creativity, and, most importantly, an enjoyable and friendly demeanor, acting as a true friend not only to the children but also to their parents. Driving abilities are not necessary. The family is looking for a governess who can think creatively, organize educational activities with an element of entertainment, and make the learning process engaging and exciting.

A positive approach, kind manners, a nurturing personality, and a loving heart are highly desired, as the family values their faith. We seek a compassionate individual who can become an older sister figure to the children, understanding the importance of quality education and good manners while embracing the fun and joyful aspects of life.

The children have a penchant for arts and crafts, enjoy playfulness, laughter, and would love to engage in activities such as baking or exploring new experiences. If you believe you possess the qualities needed to be part of this wonderful family, please contact us, and we will be delighted to consider your application.

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