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We are looking for an experienced full-time suitable candidate or couple to fill a machinery operator/governess role on a large-scale cattle property, QLD/NT border to start late January. The nearest town is Bowthorn in QLD.

Job Type:



Negotiable on experience and skills


Late January 2023


Until Position Filled

Job Description:

Reporting directly to the Property Manager, the position of Governess performs a variety day-to-day tasks.

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

Daily tasks will include but are not limited to:

  • Organising daily lessons and follow school planning, while supervising learning and on-air times.

  • Keep the school room clean, tidy, and organised and ensure that resources are kept stocked.

  • Complete art and craft and sport activities

  • Some before and after school care, occasional weekend care

  • Assist during school functions.

Other station duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare & coordinate activities

  • Light housekeeping with children's lunch & some outdoor duties

Job Requirements:

Skills and Experience

  • Current Driver's License

  • Current First Aid & CPR

  • Flexibility - able to meet changing requirements

  • Working with Children Check- QLD Blue Card

  • Ability to communicate clearly & effectively

  • Organisation skills to deal with the multi-tasking required in a school

  • Attention to detail

Although we are not seeking an individual with expertise in this field, previous experience is highly regarded but a genuine interest in children is a must, creating a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment where the children can thrive and develop both indoors & outdoors.

Job Benefits:

  • Fully Maintained Company Vehicle

  • Accommodation and Power Provided

  • Meals included

  • Opportunity for progression

If you have any further questions or think you are the right couple/candidate for this position, then please send to us your resumes with two references to

RFTTE | 20221229

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