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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...
Young children are great at retaining new information, especially when it comes from visually appealing shows. While television can be a double-edged sword, picking shows that carry positive influences are great every once in a while.  Shows that have an educational element can help children to make connections with a variety of concepts. Nannies can mimic the action and scenes shown on TV to help their young charges understand the...
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Latest Nanny, Governess, Tutor and Childcare Jobs

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
A professional family living in the centre of Geneva are looking for an experienced nanny to join their family.  You must have experience working with babies to apply for this role.  You should be qualified in childcare (degree or other certifications) and you should be dynamic, firm but fair in your approach. There will be an opportunity to do more hours and overtime if required.  Package Offered £50,000 - £55,000 gross per year (28 Swiss Francs per hour / £24 per hour).  Salary is extremely flexible and would be suitable for candidates wishing to relocate to Geneva, there will also be lots of opportunities to do paid overtime to increase your salary.  Family Background The parents are professionals, the father works full time and the mother works part time.  They live in the centre of Geneva and they have two beautiful children.  One is 4, and the other is three months old.  They have had a full-time maternity nanny since their first child was born - alongside...
Polo & Tweed Switzerland
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
Aug 07, 2020
£900 - £1,300 weekly
Full-time English speaking Nanny required for 8 months old located in Moscow, £900 - £1300 per week. Live in/out. Start ASAP A family located in Moscow is seeking an experienced Nanny to join their family and assist in the care and development of their baby, aged 8 months. The child requires a wonderful Nanny to promote all areas of child development and education. You will undertake all daily duties for the child from mealtimes, dressing, bathing, playtime and encourage development. The family has a nanny working on rotation and you will be required to create a nurturing environment for the child and work together to maintain routines.  The ideal candidate will be an experienced and qualified Nanny. Previous experience of working with babies and toddlers is required with a solid understanding of child development. Qualifications such as an NVQ 3 is a minimum requirement.  The working schedule will be 5 days on/2 days off, working 40 hours per week....
Duke & Duchess Moscow, Russia Full time
Aug 06, 2020
A Native English governor is needed for a girl 2,4 y.o. She speaks English fluently. The main duties are communicating, playing with the girl, engaging her in different activities. The girl attends kindergarten, she's usually there from 3pm. The family prefers American male candidates. LOCATION: Rublevka (Usovo) SCHEDULE:  4 days a week, 2-3 hours a day
English Nanny Usovo, Moscow Oblast, Russia Part time
Aug 06, 2020
Russian-speaking Native Governess is needed  for 5 children aged 20, 15,11, 7 and 5 years old. All children attend Brittish school,not far from Holland Park. LOCATION: Kensington, London and travelling SCHEDULE: 5 /2 or 6/1 from Monday to Saturday or from Tuesday to Saturday, From 7 a.m to 7 p.m BENEFITS: - separate flat is provided - official contract, national insurance is paid by the employer. - salary is net and negotiable REQUIREMENTS: Flexible and easygoing candidate and who can travel with family ,without any family commitments. - Candidates from 30 years old - Primary Teaching degree  
English Nanny Kensington, London, UK Full time
Aug 06, 2020
A family from Eze is looking for a French nanny-tutor for a girl 1,5 years old. It is required to provide childcare duties as sell as teach French to the girl. SCHEDULE 2-3 times a week for 2-3 hours a day SALARY: negotiable
English Nanny Èze, France Part time
Aug 06, 2020
£1,500 monthly
A family is looking for a nanny-tutor for a 4-years-old boy. The nanny is to be fluent in English. DUTIES: Teaching English, developing, accompanying,  basic caring  duties LOCATION:  Gava Mar (25 minutes from Barcelona) SCHEDULE: 5 days a week, 2 days off, from 4pm till 10 pm
English Nanny Gavà Mar, Gavà, Spain Full time
Aug 06, 2020
Long-standing clients of ours in Holland Park W14 are seeking an experienced,  English-speaking , Daily Nanny,  to care for 3 gorgeous  boys, age 5y, 3y & 2y.  ASAP Aug/Sept start.  Whilst there are 3 children in the household, there is plenty of back up and the nanny will rarely have sole responsibility of all 3 children at any one time. The hours are Tuesday - Saturday (incl) Daily:  EITHER: 7.30am -7.30pm Tuesday - Saturday.  OR: 10am - 8pm Tuesday-Friday and on Saturdays 9am-5pm.  There will be travel during the holidays. As the principle languages spoken at home are French & Spanish, our clients will prioritise English MT candidates. This is a very calm, fairly formal household, so a calm, organised nanny would be best suited to this role, also someone who is comfortable with working alongside other household staff, two Spanish housekeepers and a live out housekeeper cook and a driver.   The...
Nannies of St James Kensington Olympia Station, London, UK Full time
Aug 06, 2020
Family is looking for a maternity nanny for the baby boy due 8th August. Working days six days a week, 24h a day to start with. The family is after a long term employment, they would like the maternity nanny to become a part of the family and stay with them. Typical nursery duties, preparing healthy meals/bottles and organising age appropriate activities. Accommodation provided, separate bedroom and bathroom.  Travel will be requested. Driver is essential, a car will be provided. Housekeeper employed. Please state the expected salary.
London Governess Kensington High Street, London, UK Full time