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Governesses supervise and educate children in a private household setting. Duties a Governess should be able to showcase in her resume are teaching subjects like English, maths, and science; taking children to educational outings; helping children to develop social skills; collaborating with parents; and teaching manners and etiquette. Successful resume samples for this role mention abilities such as supervisory skills, instruction aptitudes, being able to motivate and discipline children, stamina, and attention to details. Most eligible candidates are trained in early childhood or elementary education.

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Governess

Governess

  • Care for 11 children ages 5, 7, 8, 10, 10, 11, 12, 12 13, 13, 14
  • Prepare breakfast, lunch and occasionally dinner
  • Conduct homeschool lessons for six of the children
  • Organize games and entertainment
  • Intervene when disagreements arise and discipline when necessary
  • Create a safe and nuturing environment
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Sociology
Cosmetology Certificiate
12

House Manager and Governess

  • Efficient time management.
  • Creativity solving problems.
  • Managed monthly budgets, schedules, and bookkeeping.
  • Organized spaces and developed systems.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Multitasked managing the home with the management and monitoring of the children.
  • Created structure and instructed children with creative lesson plans.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AA
Education
BA
History With Co-major
13

Governess

Provide a safe, happy and encouraging environment for the children in my care. Plan, prepare, and provide activities that develop the physical, intellectual, emotional and social skills of the children.

  • Help with any homework.
  • Arrange and participate in social activities e.g. playgroup.
  • Report accidents, illness and incidents at the end of each day, or immediate in an emergency.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Business Management
14

Governess

  • Communicate with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues.
  • Perform general personnel functions, such as supervision, training, and scheduling.
  • Help children with homework and school work.
  • Discipline children and recommend or initiate other measures to control behavior, such as caring for own clothing and picking up toys and books.
  • Perform housekeeping duties, such as laundry, cleaning, dish washing, and changing of linens.
  • Accompany children to and from school, on outings, and to medical appointments.
  • Organize and participate in recreational activities and outings, such as games and field trips.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Nursing Rn
BS
Criminology
15

Au Pair/governess/housekeeper

Responsible for daily care, supervision and tutor of child

  • Oversee and maintain housekeeping and general organization
  • Manage the child to and from daily lessons and appointments, coordinate daily after school activities and schedule
  • Care for pets, plants and any other family member staying within the household
  • Run family errands as needed.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Paralegal
AS
Business Administration
16

in Home Child Care and Governess

  • Provide supervision and personalized instruction for two children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  • Facilitate behavioral improvement utilizing Applied Behavioral Analysis and the Early Start Denver Model.
  • Devise and direct activities to enhance children's communication and social skills.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
AS
Arts
BA
Child Psychology
17

Nanny, Governess, Personal Assistant

Able to maintain a professional and positive demeanor

  • Highly involved in community events
  • Took initiative to make plans and schedule appointments for activities
  • Stayed on a strict schedule
  • Assisted with their moving
  • Organizing and maintaining diaries and making appointments
  • CPR certificate
  • Carrying out background research and presenting findings
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
18

Governess and Personal Assistant

  • Full-time charge of three children, maintained the children and the estate's social calendars, liaison between all household vendors and children contacts, household budget breakdowns, and travel as needed. Floated between households with children.
  • Personal Assistant duties such as buying, scheduling, booking travel, and welcoming guest and vendors into the home. Concierge services for visiting family business clients and acquaintances.
  • Wedding and event planning within the family and the family foundation.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
19

Live in Housekeeper/ Governess

Swept, mopped and vacuumed floors, cleaned bathrooms, windows and counters

  • Made the beds, picked up toys and other items and put them away
  • Dusted plants and furniture
  • Scrubbed shower walls or bathtubs or thoroughly scoured the toilet
  • Thoroughly cleaned and disinfected sinks and toilets
  • Kept inventory of paper towels, cleaning supplies, toilet paper, toothpaste or other necessities
  • Set the table, prepared each meal and served meals during prescribed hours
  • Washed the dishes, dried them and put them away
  • Washed and dried clothes, folded them and put them away in different rooms
  • Recorded expenses for the household and be accountable for keeping expenditures under budget
  • Picked kids up from school, escorted them to sporting events
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
20

Governess

  • Responsible for supervising the children at all times.
  • Meal and snack preparation.
  • Administering medications to children.
  • Organizing educational entertainment and outings for the children.
  • Housekeeping and laundry.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Class
AS
Applied Science (culinary Arts)

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