Governess/ Educator Required for Varied QLD Role

In Home Care Educator and Governess Required for Two Families


We are two families looking to share an In-Home-Care Educator and Governess. We live on stations located 75km from Clermont, Central QLD. The role would involve splitting duties between the two properties. We are looking for a reliable, fun, organised, experienced governess for an immediate start with a trial contract until Christmas.

The Position

We are looking for an experienced governess. The pay range we’re offering is above award. We are also offering full board and keep with single accommodation, shared kitchen, laundry and common area located on one of the stations.


The In Home Care requirements include:

  • Certificate 3 in Early Childhood Education (or be willing to enroll to study)

  • First Aid / CPR Certificate / ASTHMA AND ANAPHYLAXIS

  • An Australian Business Number (ABN)

  • Public Liability Insurance Certificate (The following insurance companies provide insurance for In Home Care Educators: Nanny sure: ‪1800 252 712,‬ FDC Australia:‪1800 658 699)‬

  • Valid Paid Queensland Blue Card

  • Working with Children’s check (Please keep in mind this can take up to 6- 8 weeks to process)

  • PRODA Number

  • National History Police Check

  • Applicant must have drivers licence and own vehicle and will have to commute between the two properties


Note - The governess will be required to split her time between the two families and would not be required to care for all children at once.

Family 1 - Three boys aged 3, 2 and 3.5 months - responsibilities will include caring for, and educating the children along with their meal preparation. You will also be required to clean up after meals and undertake general house tidying.

Family 2 - Two girls aged 6 and 4 - responsibilities will include caring for the children and helping to get the children ‘on air’ for school lessons. You will also be required to prepare meals for the children, undertake some household jobs and clean up after the children.


We are located 75 km north west of Clermont in Central QLD. It’s a great area, with only our driveways being dirt, the rest of the road to town is bitumen.

There is a dam located 15 mins drive from Clermont where there is a cafe and locals water ski and fish. Clermont is home to a great community with plenty of sporting facilities available

Why you Should Apply

  • Above award wage

  • Diverse role

  • Great community and families

This role is suitable for 417/ Working Holiday Visa holders.


Hayley Howe 07 49835385 / 0427916518