NW6 Hampstead, live in 30 hours per week ref# 4973)

NW6, Hampstead.  Live  in, sole charge, 30 hours per week (Monday to Friday).  An active, creative and fun loving family are seeking a nanny to help care for their two children aged 9 and 6.  The successful candidate will be organised, sensible and proactive with a warm and friendly approach who is keen to provide a stimulating, vibrant and educational environment,  encouraging and taking an interest in the children’s activities, including music, imaginative play, reading etc.  Must also be able to ensure they are prepared for the next day at school, with homework etc being completed and any particular activities being prepared for such as after school clubs etc.  Must be happy to liaise with the school, network with other nannies and parents and arrange playdates etc when appropriate.  Must be an excellent communicator.  Other duties include maintenance and organisation of the children’s clothes and possessions; preparation of supper (it would be helpful if the nanny was also happy to prepare enough for  the parents if required – just simple basic family food); help with the family laundry etc and making sure the house was clean and tidy at the end of the working day. The family do employ a cleaner.  MUST be a confident driver (automatic car provided).  Hours 7am-9.30 and then start again at around 2pm (30 hours per week).  There will be additional hours during the holidays but this will be averaged out and any additional hours worked will be paid as extra.

Own double bedroom with ensuite provided on lower ground floor. Start during first two weeks of October. c.£300 net per week. (ref#4973)