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Zurich. Live in Nanny / Governess. Start September/ October. #4954

Zurich, Switzerland. Live in nanny/governess. Family are seeking an educated and experienced nanny/governess to take care of 12 year old boy, giving support in his schoolwork, particularly English and Maths. Must be cheerful, with a good sense of humour with a firm but warm approach. Duties include cooking for the boy, driving and organising activities, supporting homework, organising his day etc. Hours are Monday to Friday. If the successful candidate is happy to do housekeeping then the hours will be in the region of 40-45 per week and if not then 30. A self contained apartment with separate entrance is provided within the house. Must speak excellent fluent English, be well educated preferably to degree level and be a confident driver. Salary in the region of SFR 2350 net per month (approx £1900 net). The nanny will be provided with an employment contract and all taxes will be paid as necessary. Initial interviews via Skype and in London. Start September/October. (REF#4954)

SW6, Fulham. Live in or live out full time. Start 5th August. #4952

SW6, Fulham. Live in OR live out. Full time sole charge nanny required for two children aged 5 and 3. The family are seeking a professional, warm, energetic and loving nanny to take care of the children from 8am-7.00/7.30pm Monday to Friday with flexibility. Nursery duties including taking and collecting from nursery/school and activities, arranging age appropriate social activities outside school, liaising with the parents etc. Must have excellent communication skills. When the children are at school light housework and household PA jobs will be required. The family have no pets and do not require a driver. This position is live in or live out but if the successful candidate is live out then they will occasionally be asked to stay overnight if one or both of the parents are travelling for work. Start August 5th. Salary c. £500 net per week for live in and c.£13 net per hour for live out. (REF#4952)

W3, Shepherds Bush. Live in or live out. 4 or 5 days. Start August. #4946

W3, Shepherds Bush. Live in (own bedroom with ensuite) or live out nanny required to look after 2 little boys ages 18 months and 3 years old. The position is Monday - Thursday / Friday 7.30/8.00am - 6.00pm and will be sole charge Monday - Thursday if the nanny wanted to work Friday this would be shared care.

The family are looking for someone who is fun, dynamic and out going. The nanny must enjoy getting down to the children’s level and playing with them with and must be able to suggest age appropriate activities at home as well as going on outings to museums etc and enjoying all that London can offer giving the boys a fun filled and educational day. The nanny must enjoy cooking from scratch and able to help educate the children palates. The boys are energetic and love swimming, and sports so the nanny should be comfortable with this. Duties will include all nursery duties. Occasional baby sitting as and when required. English as first language.

Salary- if live in for 4 or 5 days £400-500 gross (£329-393 net) per week and if live out £11.00-12.00 net per hour.

Start mid August. (REF#4946)

Kings Cross. Live in (sep.studio flat). Nanny/house keeper. Start July/Aug. #4945

Kings Cross, London. Live in (separate studio flat provided). Twins aged 12 years old. Sole charge with some shared care. The family are seeking a nanny/housekeeper to take care of the children and do all housekeeping duties, including cooking and laundry for the family. Duties include: ensuring the house is clean and tidy at all times; laundry and ironing; weekly food shop; household organisation; running daily errands when needed; caring for the children; helping prepare them for school in the morning ensuring they are ready for the day and leave the house promptly; helping with school runs (driving is not essential); taking to clubs and social events when necessary; supporting them with homework etc, organising and co-ordinating their schedules; cooking and preparing meals.
The successful candidate will be able to make close and trusting relationships with the parent and children; have a good imagination and enjoy planning activities that are both fun and stimulating; be a confident and good cook; be able to cope with unexpected situations and remain calm and sensible under pressure; be punctual, practical and flexible; be discreet and empathetic with the ability to work in the background offering the family privacy when necessary; be sensitive and understand confidentiality when needed; have a good eye for detail with a high standard of cleaning.
Hours are Monday to Friday 7.00/7.30 am to 7.00/7.30pm but must be flexible. Two nights of babysitting per week (there will also be time off during the day on an ad hoc basis).
Salary is £450/500 net per week (all household bills and food included). Start July /August. (ref# 4945)

SW11, Clapham. Live in, full time and sole charge. Start ASAP #4943


SW11, Clapham. Live in nanny required to look after 2 children a little girl who is 1 years old and a little boy who is 3.5 years old. 

This is on a sole charge basis, occasionally the parents may work from home but not every day. Monday - Friday 7.30am-7.30pm,  The family are looking for a nanny who is experienced, has fluent English and for someone who is looking for a long term position. The little boy goes to nursery every day until 3.00pm and so during most days the nanny will be mainly focused on the little girl. If the nanny would like to travel on holiday with the family this would be an option as well but not a deal breaker. A driver is not required. The nanny will have his/her own bedroom with an ensuite bathroom.

Duties will include all nursery runs (walking distance), all childcare and nursery duties, cooking from scratch for the children and should also be able to think outside of the box-for example if the dishwasher needs to be emptied or a family wash needs to be put on to do it, anything to enhance family life. The nanny should be fun, kind, loving and supportive. 

Salary £500 net per week. To start ASAP (REF#4943)

E8, Hackney long term temp nanny ref#4901

E8, Hackney.  Family are seeking a temporary nanny to work on sole  charge basis.  Start end of July OR end November depending on successful candidate and their plans.  Two children aged 8 and 11.  Hours are very flexible – normally from 7am-9am and then again from 3pm to 7pm (about 30 hours per week)  However, the mother is in the film industry and there are periods of time when the day will start earlier and end later (about 45 hours per week).  Duties include school runs (driver not necessary), making healthy meals and snacks, taking to clubs etc, organising and preparing for the next day, arranging playdates, maintaining school uniform etc, managing screen use and creating a routine in and around parents’ work schedule.  Must be organised but with a good sense of fun and be sociable and friendly.  This is a live in position but for the right person the family would consider live out.  C. £350 net per week. (ref# 4901)