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Babies and toddlers are very curious. Once they learn how to crawl and walk, they can quickly end up in dangerous situations. This is why it is incredibly crucial to babyproof every room in the house.  Babyproofing doesn’t need the latest safety product on the market. One common misconception parents and caregivers have about babyproofing is that it only applies to things that pose a risk to young children. It is also critical...
The demand for language skills has seen a definite upward trend in recent years. Knowledge of a foreign language is now ranked eighth among the most sought-after skills in the corporate world. Research studies have also found that bilinguals and multi-lingual have  received significantly more job opportunities since 2010 .  Learning a second language at an early age promotes healthy development in children. It also helps...
This week we spoke with Penelope Klebe about children’s dietary needs. Penny is a highly regarded Specialist Nutrition Support Dietitian, registered with HCPC and working within the NHS. Penny obtained her BSc in Nutrition and Dietetics from King's College London. She’s also a wonderful mum of two young children and knows the challenges parents face with healthy eating.    I asked her some common questions...
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Latest Nanny, Governess, Tutor and Childcare Jobs

Aug 12, 2020
Early 2021 - COTSWOLDS: Couples vacancy: Professional Housekeeper/Cook and Professional Chauffeur/General Help Clients of ours who are relocating from Chelsea to their country estate in the Cotswolds have a Couples Vacancy: Housekeeper/Cook & Driver/General Household Support. The vacancies are to start early 2021 (Jan/Feb).   1) Housekeeper/Cook:  To work 12/5 weekly with occasional weekend support. The house is 11 bedrooms with separate outbuildings (incl pool house). Full housekeeping duties; laundry, vacuuming, dusting, beds etc. With full family cooking.  A very reliable candidate with attention to detail, and an exemplary, professional track record. 2) Professional Driver/General Household Support:   To work Monday - Friday: 3 days will involve chauffeuring the Principle to London for work; and 2 days general support on the estate. So the candidate needs to have a full, clean driving licence with excellent track record as a...
Nannies of St James Cotswolds, UK Full time
Aug 12, 2020
Putney: early September start: Live-in Nanny with native English for G2 years. Clients in Putney are seeking a super, intuitive, confident,   Live-in Nanny  to join their household and take sole charge of their daughter who is 2 years old.  This is a Live-in role and the nanny with provide full nanny duties working Monday-Friday, 7.30am - 7.00pm (+ 2 babysits). This is a fun, professional household and mother is pregnant with baby #2 who is due early 2021.  The family have previously had Maternity Nurses, but this time, as their children are relatively close in age, are seeking a nanny with really good baby experience too, so Mother and Nanny care share the maternity duties.  Mother is a professional with her own business, so won't be taking a long maternity leave, but she does have an office at home - so will be around for back-up.  But this is a sole charge role. Driver not necessary, but a nanny who is warm, friendly and with a...
Nannies of St James Putney, London, UK Full time
Aug 12, 2020
Parson's Green from September:   Live-in OR Daily Nanny for 2 little girls 4 & 1 years. Our clients are open to Daily  or  Live-in nannies and the working hours will be:  8.00am - 6/6.30pm Mon-Fri for daily.  Or 7.30am - 7.00pm Mon-Fri for live-in.  Our lovely, returning clients have two girls (4 & 1 year) and are looking for an organised, positive nanny who can create a happy and playful environment to support both children's development. Our clients are looking for someone affectionate, patient, kind and with a good sense of humour to join them on their journey in helping their daughters explore the world and realise their full potential. Their eldest daughter (4 years) is bright, fun-loving, energetic and adventurous. She loves the outdoors but also craft and creative play - dressing up is currently high on the daily agenda! She is very good with her baby sister, but understandably enjoys focused-attention when possible. She is...
Nannies of St James Parsons Green, London, UK Full time
Aug 12, 2020
Maternity nurse ( 24/6 ) needed in Luxembourg for 3 months - starting on approx 1.2.2021 till 30.4.2021. The family is expecting second child -baby girl, and there i solder daughter who is 4 years old. As regards to language requirements, they would like someone who is fluent in either English or French or German Accommodation offered is own bedroom and bathroom, own kitchen in a big house, 7km from Luxembourg-city (bedroom to be shared with the baby at night) Qualifications:  Ideal candidate: CRB Check, First Aid, Non Smoker, Qualifications, Light House keeping, Happy to travel   Start date: February 2021 for 3months
Royal Nannies Luxembourg Temporary
Aug 12, 2020
£650 weekly
This family are looking for a permanent nanny to look after their two kids with love. Candidate has to be smiley, loyal and polite. Nanny will have Big bedroom with TV and big wardrobe with en-suite bathroom. - live-in in Ascot, 5 days a week with possibility of doing the Saturday paid separately if needed - smiley and patient but firm, loving, caring and happy to help in the house with what is needed (light housekeeping), - speaking very good English - driver - not smoking - happy to look after two lovely kids (3 yo girl and 1.5yo boy, girl will be going to school Covid-19 permitting) - happy to stay alone with the kids the whole day without feeling overwhelmed - entertaining and teaching them basics (numbers, days of the week,...) Passionate about teaching them every day new things and willing to become part of their young and friendly family. - salary depending on experience but maximum 650 net weekly.
Royal Nannies Ascot, UK Full time
Aug 12, 2020
We are looking for a permanent nanny for our clients based in Chicago, Illinois. Nanny will be working 5 days a week, 10-12 hours a day. Nanny will be responsible for all childcare related duties: Cooking, Feeding, laundry, organizing, tidying up, child classes, walking, play dates. Family travels, so nanny will also be required to travel with them. Accommodation provided is bedroom with bathroom. Please note that both parents work from home at the moment - due to COVID. Qualified nannies are strongly prefered. Start date: ASAP Working Hours: 5 days a week, 10 to 12 hours a day Ideal Candidate:  First Aid, Non Smoker, Cooking abilities, Qualifications, Child's laundry, Happy to travel Salary: Negotiable  
Royal Nannies Chicago, IL, USA Full time
Aug 11, 2020
A lovely family of 5 with their main residence in Bicester, Oxfordshire, OX27 are looking for a long term, child friendly housekeeper for their three children – twins aged 6 months, and a 3-year-old.  You should have a full driving license for this role  – an automatic car will be provided.   This is either a live in, live out or flexi-arrangement. Package Offered £31,000 - £37,000 gross per year Thursday - Sunday - 4 days a week.  7am - 7pm An automatic car will be provided for work duties Private apartment with own bedroom, living area, kitchen and bathroom (if you live in) Family Background A busy family of 5, the father works full time and the mother project manages either from home or from her office close by. They have 6-month-old twins and a 3-year-old. This role is a mixture of shared care and sole charge with mum, the family are looking for someone to become part of the family and assist with all aspects of family life including childcare and...
Polo & Tweed United Kingdom
Aug 10, 2020
£1,000 weekly
Native English speaking nanny is needed for a 1 year old boy living just outside of Moscow. The main goal is to help the boy to achieve a good comprehension of the English language and ability to speak freely by the age of 3. Other duties will include general upbringing, playing with the boy, taking him out for walks, accompanying him to the various events and in trips. The nanny will also perform the major caring duties: feeding, bathing, putting to bed. Schedule is 8 hours a day, 40 hours per week, 2 days off but not in a row. Live-in or live-out is negotiable. Salary is from 1000 GBP per week. 4 weeks of paid vacation per year. Transport and visa related expenses will be covered. The ideal candidate is a native English speaking female with ESL teaching qualification and experience working in a similar role with children of this age. Good checkable references are required. Responsibilities Help the boy to achieve a good comprehension of the English language and ability...
Gouverneur International Moscow, Russia Full time
Aug 07, 2020
Looking for an experienced Montessori nanny who uses child-led learning and respectful care to encourage independence. Ideally with between 3-5 years experience in a Montessori environment. Someone who is French or Italian speaking is desirable but not essential, For a girl, 16 months old, Starting ASAP, Saturday, Start time 9.00-10.00AM, End time 6.00-7.00PM, Live-out, Share charge, Located in SW5. Duties: All nursery duties, Role modelling and provide a developmentally appropriate environment, Support the girl's afternoon nap without using CIO (Cry It out), Prepare meals for the girl, with no eggs. Occasionally, prepare an evening meal for the family, Very light housekeeping to include loading and unloading the washing machine/dishwasher and taking in deliveries of groceries, Spend time outdoors in a communal garden, when able to. Non-smoker. £13 net/hour.
Peaceful Learning Earl's Court, London, UK Part time
Aug 07, 2020
£15.90 hourly
Looking for an emotionally aware/sensitive nanny or governess/mentor who builds relationships with their charges on trust and respect, using child-led learning to guide a child through their work and daily routine and who can be active and engaging in various sports, For a 11 year old boy, Monday-Thursday, 8AM - 6/6.30PM, Starting September for approx.12 months, Located in Highgate, N6 Duties Create a structured day that promotes the boys overall well-being, taking it day by day, Cook meals for the boy and clean up after yourself, Take him to his friends house when possible, Take the dog for a walk with the boy or when he's at his friends house, Take the boy to and from school and provide support with his homework and any lessons at home, Working with Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) to help the boy on the right path. The boy's father died two years ago and gets quite anxious about leaving the house, hence why someone who is emotionally sensitive or aware...
Peaceful Learning Highgate, London, UK Full time
Aug 07, 2020
£10.00 - £12.00 hourly
A lovely family from Woking, Surrey is looking for a responsible full time live out nanny housekeeper to maintain the upkeep of their beautiful home whilst providing quality childcare support for their two independent school aged children. Someone who can drive confidently is essential for this role to assist with the family errands and to take the children to and from school. A car will be provided if necessary. The nanny housekeeper will primarily focus on the children when they are at home, and on housekeeping tasks when the children are away. Working hours:  60 hours on first week, and 30 hours on second week, from Monday to Friday Duties include: assisting with bath time routine dressing the children feeding them cleaning them up after every meal taking them to playdates preparing various age appropriate activities playing with them helping the other children with homework making sure they are always happy and safe teaching...
Little Ones London Woking, Surrey, UK Full time
Aug 07, 2020
£12.00 - £15.00 hourly
An experienced and professional French speaking after school nanny is needed by a family from Fulham, London to assist them in taking attentive care of their two little toddlers. The nanny will primarily focus on the older child, helping with nursery pick ups and bringing the child to arranged playdates and after class activities. The nanny will also be in charge of preparing healthy meals and snacks as well as all housekeeping tasks related to the children. A French speaker is ideal for this position to help the children learn the language. The family is open to candidates seeking a nanny housekeeper role as well. Working hours:  Monday to Friday, approximately 25 hours per week Duties include: picking up children from nursery/school and taking them home organising fun and stimulating age appropriate activities for the older child arranging playdates preparing snacks and dinner for the child making sure the children are always happy and safe...
Little Ones London Fulham, London, UK Part time
Aug 07, 2020
£10.00 - £13.00 hourly
Loughton, Essex based family is seeking a part time live out housekeeper who can provide professional cleaning services and keep their cosy property spotless and well arranged. The family would also require the housekeeper to prepare simple and healthy meals for them on a daily basis. It is important that the housekeeper is a non smoker and enhanced DBS check is necessary for this position. Working hours:  Monday to Friday, 3 to 4 hours a day between 10 am to 3 pm Duties include: dusting and mopping the floors doing the laundry and ironing polishing the furniture cleaning the windows organising and maintaining their wardrobes running errands such as grocery shopping preparing a variety of healthy meals, following recipes dry cleaning weekly deep cleans of the kitchen and bathrooms unloading and loading the dishwasher The right candidate must be willing to start as soon as possible.
Little Ones London Loughton, Essex, UK Part time
Aug 07, 2020
£14.00 - £15.00 hourly
A family located in Camden, London is currently searching for a temporary part time live out nanny housekeeper to take charge in maintaining the cleanliness and structure of their beautiful home whilst ensuring the safety and comfort of their charming little baby. The family needs a nanny who has experience with spoon feeding and ideally someone who can prepare healthy meals with the given ingredients and blend them to puree. A valid first aid qualification is necessary for this position. Working hours:  Tuesday and Thursday, from 9 am to 6 pm Duties include: ironing laundry caring for important items hoovering mopping floors cleaning windows, cupboards, surface tops, kitchens bedrooms and bathrooms wardrobe management and organisation helping with learning washing and dressing the child playing with the child bathing the child changing nappies preparing milk and healthy meals for the child sterilising and cleaning...
Little Ones London Camden, London, UK Part time
Aug 07, 2020
£450 - £500 weekly
A family based in Kensington, London is presently seeking a highly experienced, and collaborative Italian speaking live in nanny who can look after their adorable baby in a full time and routine based approach. The ideal nanny is someone who is qualified, well presented and developmentally focused and someone who has an excellent understanding of a baby's developmental milestones. Specifically, the family needs the nanny to be respectful, affectionate, passionate and creative to help stimulate the child’s personality and development through a range of activities. The family has a real passion for food and they are looking for a nanny who will enjoy cooking healthy and well balanced meals for them. A valid first aid qualification is essential. Working hours:  Monday to Friday or Tuesday to Saturday, from 7 am to 7pm and additional 2 nights of babysitting Accommodation:  Own bedroom Duties include: preparing milk organising the child’s...
Little Ones London Kensington, London, UK Full time
Aug 07, 2020
£41,000 - £50,000 yearly
Full-time French-speaking Nanny/Manny required in Holland Park, London for 3 boys, £41,000 - £50,000 gross, Start ASAP A lovely client located in Holland Park is seeking a caring, committed, and active Nanny/Manny to assist with the care and development of their three young boys aged 2, 3 and 5.   As a Nanny/Manny, you will be responsible for providing a high level of care to meet their daily needs and routines as well as offering a range of activities to encourage development whilst communicating in French. The children speak both English and French. The oldest child will be in full-time school in September, the 3-year-old attends nursery part-time and the 2-year-old remains at home daily.  Duties will include taking the children to and from school or nursery, assist with mealtimes, cleanliness, bath time and bedtime. You will provide an interactive learning environment for them to promote development and education as well as support schoolwork...
Duke & Duchess London, UK Full time
Aug 07, 2020
£41,000 - £50,000 yearly
Full-time English speaking Nanny/Manny required in Holland Park, London for 3 boys, £41,000 - £50,000 gross, Start ASAP A lovely client located in Holland Park is seeking a caring, committed, and active Nanny/Manny to assist with the care and development of their three young boys aged 2, 3 and 5. As a Nanny/Manny, you will be responsible for providing a high level of care to meet their daily needs and routines as well as offering a range of activities to encourage development. The children speak both English and French. The oldest child will be in full-time school in September, the 3-year-old attends nursery part-time and the 2-year-old remains at home daily. Duties will include taking the children to and from school or nursery, assist with mealtimes, cleanliness, bath time and bedtime. You will provide an interactive learning environment for them to promote development and education as well as support schoolwork and homework. The children are well behaved and the...
Duke & Duchess London, UK Full time
Aug 07, 2020
£1,000 - £1,400 weekly
Temporary Full-time English speaking Teacher required for G8, located in Alicante Region, Spain, £1000 - £1400 per week. Start August/September A British family currently residing in Spain is seeking a temporary teacher to provide a full homeschooling environment for their daughter aged 8.   The family will be remaining in Spain for the upcoming school term due to the current travel restrictions in place. They seek a private teacher to educate their daughter from September and are searching for a fully qualified teacher.  The teacher will deliver the full British curriculum during this time to keep her on par with her peers and allow her a smooth transition back into her school when they relocate back to the UK.    You will be expected to plan and deliver classes in line with the curriculum, provide subject mentoring and encourage further educational opportunities to assist with the young girl achieving great...
Duke & Duchess Alicante, Spain Full time
Aug 07, 2020
£290 - £436 weekly
Full-time English or Russian speaking Rota Maternity Nanny required for an 8-month-old girl in Moscow, 14 days on/off, Salary 4000R - 6000R per day, start ASAP. A Russian family residing in Moscow is seeking a confident, professional, qualified and friendly Maternity Nanny to provide the full care of their 8-month-old daughter.  As a Maternity Nanny, you must be confident in meeting the daily needs of the child and assisting with feeding, bathing, sleeping, clothing, establishing routines and promoting development.   The ideal candidate will have extensive experience of working with babies as well as toddlers to be able to support the continued growth of the child.  Relevant qualifications are required.  The family will have another nanny who will work on rotation with you,  You will be expected to work with other staff in a team and ensure routines are maintained.  The working schedule will be 14 days on/14 days off....
Duke & Duchess Moscow, Russia Rota