French speaking Governess in Doha, Qatar

Type of Job

Overseas

Published Date

April 27th, 2022

Job Location

Doha, Qatar

Published By

Randolphs Recruitment

About the Agency

About the job

Our private clients based in Doha are looking for a French speaking Governess to look after their 3 children; 2 girls age 12 and 13 and boy 3-year-old.

The permanent location is in Doha, Qatar however the Governess will need to travel with the family all year: Europe, US and on their yacht.

The ideal Governess will be educated, organised, creative, switched on, full of energy, responsible, able to take charge of the children’s needs, able to work with other Nannies, encourage development, feed into the children’s interests & curiosity.

The role is 6 days per week

Duties include but are not limited to:
Direct and supervise the children’s nannies on their daily duties and the children’s needs
Liaise with the children’s tutors and school staff
Oversee and guide upcoming college preparation and applications.
Ensure that the children’s time keeping and timetables are all extremely organised
Help the children with their homework which will include languages (French, English and others as directed by the Principal), Mathematics and other staple subjects (and as directed by the Principal).
Bed time routine
Children’s Admin; doctor visits, dispensing medication and keeping the medicines organised and well stocked.
When traveling, to prepare in advance cultural and entertainment activities
Ensure the children are dressed appropriately / help them prepare
Be resourceful when keeping the children entertained, to be creative with games and entertainment.
Build on their baking and cooking skills.
Encourage responsible care for and play with their three Chihuahua dogs, including during travel at times. The governess shall take full responsibility of the Chihuahuas but with assistance in managing their daily needs.
To ensure all stationary supplies as required by the children are checked, well stocked, in good order.
Wardrobe management
Order and purchase stationary/educational games supplies
Ensure the children’s dietary requirements are catered for

Salary: competitive