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Finding the right nanny job for you can be a challenging task. That’s why this week we wanted to give you some expert tips on your nanny job search. What do the experts say about finding a job with them? Well, we spoke to 8 of our valued nanny recruitment experts from successful nanny and governess placement agencies and compiled these Top 10 expert tips on job hunting.  Read on to discover what the nanny and childcare...
Working as a nanny it's always difficult to know what gifts to get for the kids you look after, isn’t it? The children in wealthy families often seem to have everything they need at an early age. So if you’re working as a governess, nanny, tutor or governor this can make birthdays, Christmas and special occasions something of a conundrum. How do I find them something thoughtful that they don’t have already? Something...
Top 10 Outdoor Summer Activities for your Charges   Summer is finally here! And for all you nannies, governors and governesses with the possibility to now take your charges outside - we thought we’d post our 10 favourite activities and games to keep your charges smiling in the sunshine. So without further ado, let the countdown begin!   Balloon Dart Painting   A wonderful, colourful,...
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Latest Childcare Jobs

Jul 05, 2020
£12.00 hourly
Position:  Nanny Duration:  On a permanent basis Type:  Live out   Hours:  Full time (40 hours/week or more) Start date:  July or August 2020 Salary:  £12 /h net APPLY NOW A family in Battersea are looking for an affectionate and proactive nanny. Location: Battersea, SW11 Children: 1 month old baby and 2 year old Start date: Mid July or 6th August 2020 (Can start in July if happy going to Spain with the family for 2 weeks) Schedule: Mon-Fri 8:00am – 6:00pm Responsibilities: Caring for the children, taking them to activities and outings and playing stimulating games. 2 year old girl is at nursery in the morning. Some light housekeeping (laundry, tidying up, emptying the dishwasher etc) will be ideal but care of children is the priority. The ideal nanny will have experience with this age group, be able to encourage the children’s development and really stimulate...
myTamarin Childcare Matchmaker Battersea, London, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
£10.00 - £12.00 hourly
Position:  Nanny Duration:  On a permanent basis Type:  Live out   Hours:  Full time (40 hours/week or more) Start date:  As soon as possible Salary:  £10-12 /h net APPLY NOW This family are looking for a full time Live out Nanny / Nanny PA to help their family The children are 4 and 7 years old so need help with developmental and educational progression The schedule will be Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm Duties will include caring for the children over the summer holidays, providing entertaining activities and ensuring that they are safe and cared for at all times. The children will be in school from September so the nanny will need to help with school runs. Whilst the children are in school the nanny would be helping with broader family requirements such as running errands, light housekeeping, admin assistance. The salary offered is £10 - £12 net per hour The family...
myTamarin Childcare Matchmaker Fulham, London, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
£15.00 - £18.00 hourly
Position:  Maternity nurse (daily) Duration:  On a temporary basis Type:  Live out   Hours:  Temporary/Emergency Start date:  Baby is due on 1st August Salary:  £15-18 /day gross APPLY NOW Looking for experienced Maternity Nurse in order to have a hands on help to care for the baby. Looking for someone who is well organised, reliable and listens well. Schedule: 3 days a week 10am-6pm (flexible) for 6-8 weeks Must be able to drive and have own car.
myTamarin Childcare Matchmaker Woodford, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
£450 - £500 weekly
Position:  Nanny Duration:  On a permanent basis Type:  Live in   Hours:  Full time (40 hours/week or more) Start date:  July 2020 Salary:  £450-550 /week net APPLY NOW A very warm and relaxed family, are looking for a live-in Nanny to join their family. Their ideal person will be outdoorsy, active and have a sunny disposition. They have a very energetic bright happy 2 year old boy and a 4wk old girl. Your day will be spent playing with the boy, taking him to the park, playing football, exploring and having outdoor adventures. You also love getting on the floor and helping him learn through play. He is bright and learns quickly, so educational play utilising games to learn shapes and numbers and letters would be great. He has some issues with settling to sleep, so it is essential that you have experience in helping him to self soothe and going forward with potty training.. He is...
myTamarin Childcare Matchmaker Parsons Green, London, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
£450 - £500 weekly
Position:  Nanny / housekeeper Duration:  On a permanent basis Type:  Live in   Hours:  Full time (40 hours/week or more) Start date:  End of July 2020 Salary:  £450-500 /week net   This family are looking for a live in nanny to start from the end of July 2020 The schedule will be 7:30/ 8 am - 7:30 / 8pm Monday to Friday, more hours available at the weekends if the nanny would like The family have 2 and 4 year old girls. The 4 year old will be starting school in September. The nannies duties will include teaching the children and helping with educational development. The youngest child was due to be starting nursery in September but the family have decided not to do this due to COVID 19, so the nanny will need to provide educational games and activities. Housekeeping duties will be required once a week including vacuuming, mopping, cleaning the bathrooms, changing bedsheets etc. The...
myTamarin Childcare Matchmaker Pimlico, London, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
Long standing clients are seeking an experienced Maternity Nurse from October for their 3rd baby. This will be an 8 week booking. Mother is having a c -section in early October.  Family are located in Highgate.  The two older children are at full time school. 
Nannies of St James Highgate, London, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
PARSON'S GREEN:  Experienced,  Live-in Nanny  for 2 children, end July/early August start.  To replace their nanny of 2 years who leaves this summer. Professional clients of ours are seeking a new Live-in Nanny to take sole charge of their 2 children: G4.5y & B2.5y. Both our clients are busy professionals, and whilst they are currently both working from home (until COVID restrictions allow them to return to the office) this is a sole charge role. When business-life returns to normal, our clients do both usually travel for work, hence their need for a live-in nanny, so she can provide full proxy cover when they are out of town. Their daughter (4.5 years) will be starting school in Chelsea from September and the school bus should be running again by then; otherwise our clients are very happy for the school run to be done by the No 22 bus (the family don't require a driver).  And little chap will be starting at a local nursery in Sept, just a...
Nannies of St James Parsons Green, London, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
We are seeking a really great,  Live-in Nanny   in  Holland Park for returning clients.  This is a lovely, live-in role, working for professional parents for their 2 girls, 5 (at school locally) and 2.5 years (at home/nursery).  The working hours will be Monday - Friday 08.30 - 18.30 (with an 11.00 start during term time when the youngest child is in nursery) with 2 nights babysitting each week (and one weekend babysit every three months).  This is a fairly relaxed, informal household who want someone fun and active, who is excellent with the toddler age group and will keep to the great routine with activities and classes. The family live on a garden square with access to the private garden and do encourage their nannies to take their daughters out wherever possible. The parents have connections in publishing and therefore would be delighted if the nanny also enjoy books and reading! There are no particular language requirements for...
Nannies of St James Holland Park, London, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
MAYFAIR LONDON W1 :  Our British client is seeking a new  L ive-in 24/5 Nanny  to care for a little girl aged 2 years.  The family are moving back to London from the USA shortly. Hours: Nanny will work a 5 day week: hours 24/5. Either late Monday morning through to Saturday morning, or Sunday night to Friday evening.   Accommodation: in London nanny will occupy a second apartment with the little one directly below the employers apartment. There are stairs connecting the two apartments, but lower apartment has own entrance as well. Family have two household staff, chef and housekeeper.    There may be some travel as family have a home in Palm Beach, Florida, but only the occasional holiday. Excellent salary available for candidate who is knowledgeable, fun, organised and proactive who will work alongside the client, help settle little one into pre-K in September this year in London. Good pitch-in style with a warm relaxed,...
Nannies of St James Mayfair, London W1J, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
Spanish-speaking Rota Nanny required in South Kensington .    L ong-standing NSJ clients are looking for a seriously top,  native Spanish speaking, Rota Nanny  (to work alongside their French, Rota Nanny) to care for 2 children,  G4.5y & B18 mths - two week on/off rota with travel.  To care for the two little children the new nanny will be  experienced with the early years age groups, be en pointe with developmental ages, activities, classes etc; keeping to existing routines and working closely alongside the parents and the other nanny. This is a staffed household so new nanny needs to be comfortable working in a team of staff with driver, chef, security etc.  Previous experience in formal households would be preferable.  Our clients are looking for super professional, yet warm and above all calm candidate who will fit into the household team.  Our clients are a super-busy international family based in London...
Nannies of St James South Kensington, London, UK Rota
Jul 05, 2020
HOLLAND PARK W11:   Our lovely professional parents recently returned to the UK from the US after five years are seeking a top nanny to join their family.  There are three children in the household.  Identical twin girls of 15 months and their big brother, now aged 3 years.  The older brother will be starting at nursery school nearby in September and will be attending four full days and one half day.  This will enable nanny to plan and arrange activities and classes for the girls once they open up.   Family home is located within walking distance of the parks, classes and for play dates etc and also the lovely local shops are all nearby.  Nanny will have own bedroom and bathroom and there is also a housekeeper three days per week.  Nanny will prepare food for the children, plan and arrange activities and liaise with parents on the schedule. Hours will be Monday to Friday with two nights babysitting between Monday and...
Nannies of St James Holland Park, London W11, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
NORTH DULWICH  Our very busy professional parents, both working in finance are seeking a new live in sole charge nanny to care for their  two girls aged 5 and 1 year .  The older girl will be starting at Jags School in September, so nanny will have lots of time to attend classes and activities with the little one, once they start up again.  Parents are keen that nanny will have a keen interest in developmental and educational activities. Hours will be Sunday evening through Friday evening inclusive as parents often have to travel on business and both work extended hours to accommodate the different time zones that they cover for their work.  Nanny doesn't need to drive for the job, but there is parking if Nanny wishes to leave at weekends and drive to work after the weekend.  Nanny will prepare healthy meals for the girls and it would be helpful if they prepared a menu plan for the week so parents can ensure that everything nanny needs is on the...
Nannies of St James North Dulwich, London, UK Full time
Jul 05, 2020
Professional clients in belsize Park are looking to replace their lovely Norland Nanny (well known to us) to take sole charge of their 3 lovely, lively boys (2, 4 & 7 years).  This role is a Daily position, Monday - Friday (though the clients can consider 4 days if new nanny specifically wants 4 days).  The outgoing nanny has been with the family for 3 years and is very happy to chat with the incoming nanny. Our clients, both professionals, are flexible for the new nanny to start anytime from July to end Aug (new candidate must be in-situ by then). This is a non-driving role as everything is very local. There are 3, very active, very different boys in the  household: 7, 4 & 2 years. And they are all in a really super routine.  The eldest will be going into Yr 2; middle chap will be starting pre-prep, and the youngest will be starting nursery (just 3 mornings). All schools/nursery are very local within walking distance, and wherever possible, mum...
Nannies of St James Belsize Park, London, UK Full time
Jul 03, 2020
A busy family of four with their main residence in Kensington, London, SW7 are looking for a long term, live in housekeeper for their family home. Package Offered £32,000 - £43,000 gross per year Tuesday - Saturday An automatic car will be provided for work duties (if you drive) Family Background A busy family of four, the father and mother have busy schedules. They have a 12 year old girl and a 2 year old boy, and a much loved Cocker-poo (soon to get another one). They have daily nannies who attend the property and are soon to buy a country property in Oxfordshire which will be their country retreat.  They have a busy home, with lovely, well-appointed rooms and furniture, with a private mews home opposite which they also own.  In the mews house opposite is the father's office.  They are keen to find a lovely live in housekeeper to join their family home in a long-term role. Duties Your work will be focused around the housekeeping of the property and...
Polo & Tweed United Kingdom
Jul 03, 2020
HEMEL HEMPSTEAD G3y Monday – Friday 4:30 – 7:30 pm driver essential family are looking for a nanny with a good understanding of healthy eating, interesting chat and ultimately a really loving carer.
Little Beans Nannies Hemel Hempstead, UK Part time
Jul 03, 2020
HITCHIN 3y & 5y 3/4 days a week 7:30am – 9am / 3:15 – 6:15pm Additional housekeeping hours available if wanted OFSTED preferred Driver preferred NWOC Considered
Little Beans Nannies Hitchin, UK Part time
Jul 03, 2020
WELWYN B5y/B3y/G16m Mon&Wed OR Tues&Thurs 7.30am-6.30pm (8.30-5.30 during lockdown) OFSTED or willing required Driver needed NWOC accepted
Little Beans Nannies Welwyn, UK Part time