SE13, Lewisham. Sole charge. Live out, 11 month old baby. 8.15-6.30 Tues, Wed, Thurs and 8.15-12.30 on Friday. The family are seeking an energetic, warm and friendly nanny with fluent English and good communication skills to care for the baby. Nursery duties but with a helpful attitude. The family do employ a cleaner but light housework may be required. Ability to drive useful but not essential. Must be happy to take the baby out as well as provide stimulating and age appropriate activities at home. Must be non-smoker. Start 15th May for an initial induction before the mother returns to work on 25th May. Salary £10-12 net per hour depending on experience etc. (ref # 4638)
W5, Ealing. Live in OR live out. 50 hours per week (not weekends) Three boys aged 8, 7 and 4 plus a newborn due imminently. The family are urgently seeking someone energetic and reliable to help keep the show on the road! They are a busy but relaxed family who love the outdoors and being active. The father works full time and the mother also works (sometimes from home) The mother plans to continue working a few hours per week (mostly from home) after the baby is born, increasing her hours and being full time from September. The successful candidate will be energetic, warm, friendly and sociable with a proactive and organised approach. Must be confident and sensible. Nursery duties with some light housework (the family do employ a cleaner twice a week). Must be able to supervise the three older children and encourage them to be helpful and tidy. Must be a competent cook (simple family meals). Driver not necessary. In the evenings the parents will be there to help with homework etc and the aim is that everyone works together and supports each other during the busy times of the day. They are keen not to micro manage the nanny and to let her work independently. Must speak excellent English. Start 10th April. Excellent competitive salary for both live in or live out candidates. Please note the family have a cat and chickens (the nanny will not be required to care for the chickens) (ref# 4639)
HA1, Harrow. 4 days per week sole charge of 3 children ages 6, 4 and nearly 2 years old. Tuesday - Friday 8.00am-5.00pm Must be able to drive and there is a manual car for the nanny to use whilst at work. Duties to include school and nursery runs in the morning and afternoon, whilst the 2 older ones at school the nearly 2 year old needs to be cared for, taking him to local activities and arranging play dates etc. The nanny must be fun, reliable, creative and able to stimulate and encourage with all age related activities. All typical nursery duties to include cooking for the children from scratch. Must have fluent English. The nanny must be ofsted registered or able to be so. The family do have 2 cats. Salary £10-12 net per hour. Start ASAP (REF#4637)
SW11, Clapham. Either live in or live out full time and sole charge position. There is a little girl who will be 5 months at the start. Monday -Friday 7.00am-7.00pm. The family are looking for some one who is happy to commit long term and to become part of the family. They are looking for a nanny who has baby experience and can help with weaning and potty training etc. The nanny should be able to nurture, encourage and stimulate age related activities and understand and recognise the different stages and making life fun. The family would like the nanny to be able to drive and there is an automatic car for her to use whilst at work. Must have fluent English. The nanny should be energetic, focused and be a self starter and be able to network with local nannies and go to various groups thus stimulating the little girl and keeping her day varied. All typical nursery duties and keeping the kitchen and the rooms that the little one uses clean and tidy. The family enjoy the arts, especially music, they are very family orientated and are looking forward to welcoming the right nanny into their household. Salary circa £10-12 net per hour for live out and circa £400 net for live in (this is dependent on experience.) Start early May (REF#4636
Victoria Island, Lagos. Nigeria. Live in position for a British Governess on a sole charge and shared care basis looking after a 2 1/2 year old little boy. The position will be for 6 days per week and up to 12 hours per day. There will be travel and the nanny/governess will accompany the family, whilst away from the home the governess will be expected to be on duty 7 days per week. Must have English as first language. The nanny must be able to provide a safe and nurturing environment for the little boy and at the same time be able to stimulate and encourage age related activities and learning with music appreciation and also encouraging social and behavioural values.
The family are looking for someone with a wealth of experience, must be smart and proactive. If the successful candidate can speak French this would be an advantage. The British governess will be expected to encourage his social skills and helping to identify any problem areas. All typical nursery duties. The British Governess must be able to liaise with the parents on a weekly basis and with the nursery school and the child's trainers/coach to ensure maximum educational development. The British Governess will also be involved with managing other domestic staff, handling/supervision of supplies for the house.
The family will provide one return flight per year to the UK, plus travel and medical insurance whilst in the employ of the family. There will be 5 weeks holiday per year (after the first 6 months) Must be discreet and respect the family’s privacy at all times. There will be other staff around so must be easy going and adaptable There will be a separate bedroom available for the governess and her own hotel bedroom when travelling. All food and living expenses will be covered when with the family.
A chauffeur-driven car will be provided for the nanny during the course of her employment including periods when handling task and responsibilities assigned to her.
Skype/WhatsApp Video Interview initially . Salary £3,500 - £4,000 per month (paid monthly). Start ASAP. (REF#4633)
Paris, France. A busy professional family are looking for a nanny to take care of their two children aged 2 ½ and 1 on a sole charge, live in basis. The successful candidate will have a warm, friendly and sensible approach and understand the demands of looking after two small children within a family where the parents are both working but also have a hands on and close relationship with their children. They would like a nanny who is very much part of the family but who also understands the boundaries necessary and is able to act with tact and discretion. Must be flexible and able to work in a proactive way, using initiative, with the children the nanny’s main focus at all times. Must be able to provide a nurturing, safe and educational environment for the children, helping them embrace and enjoy living in Paris, taking advantage of what the city has to offer young children. Hours 50/60 per week over 5.5 days plus two nights babysitting. Must be able to be spontaneous and organised and happy to accompany the family on weekends away in Europe, overseas trips, etc., sometimes at short notice. The family are relocating from the USA and there is a possibility the first two months will be spent there before accompanying the family to start their new life in Paris. MUST speak English as a first language, have an EU passport, be well educated and able to provide excellent checkable references. This is a wonderful job for someone who is keen to experience living in a European city. The family are offering c. £450/500 net per week (paid in euros) plus additional benefits. Start mid May-1st June at latest. (ref# 4632)
North London (close to Farringdon station). Live out or live in, sole charge nanny required for 2 boys ages 7 and 9 years old. The hours will be Monday - Friday 12.00-7.30pm, if the boys are ill the nanny must be available to work. Baby sitting will be required 3 or 4 nights per week , the nanny will not be required at the weekends, if travelling the nanny will still have time off. There will be some international travel with the position and therefore the nanny must have no visa issues and will be paid for any extra hours worked. A driver would be a bonus and someone who is happy to drive in America, but is not essential. When the boys are at school the nanny would be expected to do all nursery duties including some household admin such as: tidying all of the boys toys, doing their laundry, changing their beds, running errands. Confirm with pack lunch company what the boys will eat each week or make school lunches. Also prepare their supper (and sometimes for whole family if they’re eating together) Confirming school activities Printing weekly spelling sheets Organising things to be taken to school for activities After school: do homework with boys, take them to after school activities, make supper for the family, clearing up, give boys a bath and put to bed
The salary would be £400-450net per week for a live in nanny and £15 net per hour for a live out nanny depending on experience. Start ASAP. (REF#4616)
N3,Finchley Central. Live out, part time nanny required to look after 2 children ages 4.5 years old and an 11 month old. This is an after school position with additional hours available in the holidays (possible full days) if the nanny is looking for more hours. The days at present are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday but this will hopefully change to Tuesday - Thursday when there is a space available at the nursery. The hours would be 3.00-6.30/7.00pm and the family would prefer a driver (there is a manual car available ). Must have experience with very young children and also with the older age group. Duties to include picking up from school and then nursery going home and cooking supper for the children. The family would be very grateful if the nanny could also babysit occasionally in the evenings. (REF#4629)
NW3, Hampstead. Weekend position only. 24/2 care of a 7 month old and a 4 year old. Start Saturday 8.00am-Monday 8.00am. The family are looking for the right person to fit into their busy, fully staffed home. Everyone gets on and helps each other and there is a good atmosphere. The nanny will be assisted by a chef and will have cleaning and tidying duties related to the children only. The nanny will not be expected to organise weekend activities as these arrangements are already in place but a flexible approach to background and foreground working is essential. The family are looking for a nanny who has a bright, kind, soft personality as this will be the best fit. Several years maternity nurse experience is desired. When the weekday nanny is on holiday it would be preferred if the weekend nanny could cover for her, this will be a few weeks per year by arrangement.
Salary circa £200 net per day. Start immediately. (REF#4626)
NW3, Finchley. Live out, part time, 3 days per week, the days are flexible at this stage. Mostly sole charge of a 16 month old little boy. The family are looking for a nanny who can start immediately. All typical nursery duties and childcare plus some occasional light house work. If the nanny can drive this would be a bonus but is not essential. Must be able to stimulate and encourage learning through play at all times. The nanny will be required to take the little boy to local activities. The days are flexible at this stage but the hours for the 3 days would be 10.00-6.00pm Once every other week the nanny would be required to go out of London to Gloucestershire with the family (during the working hours). Salary £10-12 net per hour. Start immediately and interviews on Sunday or early next week. (REF#4619)
North London (close to Farringdon Station and Holloway Road), The family are looking for a live in nanny to start asap. There are 2 boys ages 7 and 9 years old. When the boys are at their mother’s house the nanny will share a basement flat with the older daughter. When the boys are at their fathers house and the nanny is required to babysit the nanny will have their own bedroom and bathroom. The hours during the term time will be from approx. 7.30-7.00pm with a break during the day when the boys are at school (but not during the holidays). Baby sitting will be required 3-4 nights per week (finishing between 1 or 2.00). There will be a lot of travel with the family, so must not have visa issues. A driver would be a bonus and someone who is happy to drive in America, but is not essential. When the boys are at school the nanny would be expected to do all nursery duties including some household admin such as: tidying all of the boys toys, doing their laundry, changing their beds, running errands. Confirm with pack lunch company what the boys will eat each week or make school lunches. Also prepare their supper (and sometimes for whole family if they’re eating together) Confirming school activities Printing weekly spelling sheets Organising things to be taken to school for activities After school: do homework with boys, take them to after school activities, make supper for the family, clearing up, give boys a bath and put to bed
The salary would be £400-450net per week including 1 Saturday a month. £200 extra a week when travelling. £150 extra a week when family are at home in Canada (5 day weeks, no babysitting but might include a weekend travel day). Start ASAP to include a short handover with the current nanny. (REF#4616)