British Governess agency for Governesses in London, Paris, Moscow, Monaco, Dubai

British nanny agency, an established Governess agency in London. We are dedicated to providing a High Profile quality service to all our clients.

We are a British Governess agency having professional experience in placing Governesses and Tutors Overseas. We are based in London and have placed governesses and tutors in families in major cities across the world such as London, Paris, Geneva Monaco, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh, Doha, Mumbai, Jeddah and worldwide. We aim to place experienced highly qualified Governesses that truly adore their job as a Governess in London and Overseas.

Duties of a Governess:

A Governess is employed to teach and educate children in a private household. she concentrates on teaching children, not their physical needs. The Governess would normally work with children from age 3 upwards. She would not generally have to undertake the same nursery duties that a nanny would. A Governess will significantly aid your child’s progress in school.


Tutoring English along with other school subjects such as Maths, history, science, art, geography.... depending on the needs of the position.

Tutoring Maths, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, French, Spanish, Arabic, Mandarin, German

Preparation for 7 +, 11+ and 13+ Public school entrance exams

Helping with homework

Teaching your child to read

School pick ups and drop offs

Organising extracurricular activities for your child

Focusing on the child’s social, educational and creative development.

Organising activities, outings and games

Liaising with other tutors and/or school teachers, nannies & parents regarding development as required

Teaching musical instruments and other languages if the Governess is bilingual

Teaching manners, etiquette, and social formality.

Working alongside a Nanny or mothers help

Home schooling a child when the family travels frequently

Salary of a Governess

Salaries depend on experience start from £800 per week net.

The salaries can be anywhere between £800- £2000 per week net.

Works hours:

Governesses work on average 6-10 hours per day with 2 days off per week.

Negotiable between the family and governess.


A Governess would expect her own private bedroom and bathroom or a furnished studio apartment

Meals Provided

A Governess would expect all meals to be provided when on dutyy

Holidays Allowance

A Governess would expect a minimum of 30 days holiday per year this is dependent on the country

Governesses registered with British Governess may be one of the following:

Qualified Primary Teacher

TEFL or CELTA Teacher

Qualified Secondary Teacher

Oxbridge Graduate

Special Needs Teacher

Graduate in Education or Psychology

Early Childhood Teacher

Nursery Teacher

Experienced Governess

DBS Police Checks

To work as a governess you should hold or apply for a DBS or police check.

To register as a governess with us please email us your CV and referee contact details:

Where do we provide Governesses?

British Governess Agency provides London Governesses to the following countries:

Dubai/ Paris / Geneva/ Riyadh/ Monaco/ Moscow / Al Maty / China / Thailand / Al Ain / Abu Dhabi / Athens /Jeddah / Alexandria / Spain / Morocco / Sydney / Ajman / Bahamas / Bahrain / Belgium / New Zealand/ Bermuda / Odessa / Monterrey / Cayman Islands / Caribbean area / Canada/ Cairo /Casablanca / India / Denmark / Doha / Egypt / Kiev / France / Lugano / Geneva / Mumbai / Germany / Greece / Shanghai / Puerto Banus / Saint Tropez / Holland / Istanbul / Kaliningrad / Paris / Fujairah / Greece / Italy / Istanbul / Jordan / Kuwait / Luxemburg / Asia / Mexico/ New York / Tokyo / Ras al-Khaimah / Marbella / Ankara / Jordan / Riyadh / Russia / Qatar / Saudi Arabia / Saudi Arabia /Kiev / Ukraine / Poland / Denmark / Sharjah / Seoul / Texas / Switzerland / Norway / Hong Kong / Beijing / St Petersburg / Middle East / Turkey / UAE / Umm al-Quwain/ Berlin / Beirut / Rabat / Madrid / Rabat / Sweden / Bangkok / Washington D.C / Vietnam / Stockholm / Kazan / Singapore / Taipei / Dushrbe / Tashkent / Hanoi / Sanaa / United kingdom / Ashgabat /London / Kiev / Slovenia / Taiwan / Tunis / Ljubljana / Dakar / Shanghai / Zurich / Denmark / Sharjah / Ras al khaimah / Fujarah / Al Ain/ Ajman /Owsk / Novosibirst / Seoul / Korea / Kuwait / Kuwait city /Bishkeke / Astana / Kazakhstan / Valleta / Male /Amsterdam / Wellington Sydney / Muscat /USA / Warsaw / Lisbon / Doha / Dublin / Jerusalem / Rome / Tallinn / Roseau / Cyprus / Nicosia / Zagreb / Oslo / / And all other locations ....

Contact us on: 00447498484476