Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria. Live in British Governess wanted. #4633

Victoria Island, Lagos. Nigeria. Live in position for a British Governess on a sole charge and shared care basis looking after a 2 1/2 year old little boy. The position will be for 6 days per week and up to 12 hours per day. There will be travel and the nanny/governess will accompany the family, whilst away from the home the governess will be expected to be on duty 7 days per week.  Must have English as first language. The nanny must be able to provide a safe and nurturing environment for the little boy and at the same time be able to stimulate and encourage age related activities and learning with music appreciation and also encouraging social and behavioural values. 

The family are looking for someone with a wealth of experience,  must be smart and proactive. If the successful candidate can speak French this would be an advantage. The British governess will be expected to encourage his social skills and helping to identify any problem areas. All typical nursery duties. The British Governess must be able to liaise with the parents on a weekly basis and with the nursery school and the child's trainers/coach to ensure maximum educational development. The British Governess will also be involved with managing other domestic staff, handling/supervision of supplies for the house. 


The family will provide one return flight per year to the UK, plus travel and medical insurance whilst in the employ of the family. There will be 5 weeks holiday per year (after the first 6 months) Must be discreet and respect the family’s privacy at all times. There will be other staff around so must be easy going and adaptable There will be a separate bedroom available for the governess and her own hotel bedroom when travelling. All food and living expenses will be covered when with the family. 


  A chauffeur-driven car will be provided for the nanny during the course of her employment including periods when handling task and responsibilities assigned to her. 


 Skype/WhatsApp Video Interview initially . Salary £3,500 - £4,000 per month (paid monthly). Start ASAP. (REF#4633)