Synonyms of 'governess'
A teacher is a person who teaches, usually as a job at a school or similar institution.
I'm a teacher with 21 years' experience.
A tutor is a teacher at a British university or college. In some American universities or colleges, a tutor is a teacher of the lowest rank.
He surprised his tutors by failing the exam.
Thesaurus for governess from the Collins English Thesaurus
A governess is a woman who is employed by a family to live with them and educate their children.