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Governess/home Tutor For Cattle Station

Kalala Station Daly Waters, Northern Territory

2nd Year Visa Eligible

Job Description

Governess/Home Tutor required for family owned and operated station, Daly Waters, NT.

We go through the Katherine School of the Air andthe school work is sent out to us, broken up into 4-5 different subjects. It will be your job to deliver the content of the lessons and beorganised to get the daily work done. There are also daily “IDL” lessons inwhich the kids speak to their teacher and classmates via the computer. You mustbe able to juggle time and multiple ages in the school room.

You will communicate regularly with the kidsteachers via email, phone and skype.


The kids in the school room are:


Luke – Grade 5 (three days a week)


Maggie – Grade 2


Charlie – Grade 1


Georgie – Preschool (mum to help)


Betty – Preschool (mum to help)


Work starts at 7:30 am, finishes at 5pm, with ½hour break at smoko and 40 minute break at lunch. (THIS IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE)


School goes from 8am – 2pm, but can be extended if need be.


You have your own air-conditioned room and a sharedbathroom with one other person. Please bring your own linen and you will need your own swag for when we go to Campdraft/rodeo’s and other fun stuff.


You will eat at the station kitchen with other staff.


There is mobile service at the station so internetaccess is available and the school room has internet.


Your wages are on a day rate, less tax and board and keep. Fortnightly pays. Super paid at the awardrate. There is a wage agreement and formal induction, if you are successful ingetting the job.


This is not your standard teachers job.You are on a family owned station and it is expected that you help out whereyou can with the day to day running of the station. You may be asked to feedanimals, do some cleaning, go down to the cattle yards, cook a meal….. it canrange. If you are not willing to do this, then your job just simply won’t last!


Teaching experience preferred, but not necessary- but you MUST have a passion for kids! You must be a organised, neat, tidy and versatile person.

Please send through resume with at least two references.

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  This job vacancy was been posted over 40 days ago, but is still active and currently accepting new applications.

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Kalala Station

Member since: January 2016