Poppy Lane Placements
Poppy Lane is a boutique placement agency in Holland Park, London specialising in innovative recruitment for private houses, boutique and luxury companies in London, across the UK and abroad.
We are pleased to help lots of busy and dynamic people with staffing solutions, utilizing our industry experience. A large majority of our candidates are bilingual so if you are looking for a candidate with a particular language
May 28, 2024  
£60,000 - £70,000 yearly
Role: Rota Nanny Care for: B4, B7, B10 Days: 7 days on/7 days off Location: South Kensington Salary: £60,000 – £70,000 gross per annum (dependant on skills, experience and previous earnings) Start date: ASAP We are seeking a brilliant Rota Nanny to join a warm, young family based in South Kensington, London. You will work ensure the children’s diaries run smoothly and provide full support on a 7 day on/7 day off basis. As the house is fully staffed, this is an extremely childcare focussed position. There will be no daily cooking but occasional help with nursery duties such as washing and drying the children’s clothes would be much appreciated. At the end of the week you will provide a handover to the other Nanny you will be sharing the role with so that everything can run smoothly. This role would suit a kind, caring and patient Nanny who is looking for a long-term rota position with a new family. The family...
Poppy Lane Placements South Kensington, London, UK Full time
May 28, 2024  
£60,000 - £70,000 yearly
Role: Live-Out Rota Nanny Care for: G1 Hours: 8am-7:30pm Days: 7 days on/ 7 days off Location: Chelsea, London Salary: £60,000-£70,000 gross per annum Start date: ASAP We are seeking a proactive, experienced Rota Nanny to join a lovely family based in Chelsea, London. You will be caring for G1 and ensuring that she is in a healthy and varied routine. The parents would love an experienced Nanny who feels confident in supporting children on a sole-charge basis. You will have full autonomy of her schedule and be responsible for her day-to-day care.  The young girl does attend nursery daily however they would love a Nanny to arrange age appropriate activities, trips and excursions as well as playdates with other children local to the area. Mum is expecting a baby in July and is employing a Maternity Nurse for the first three months. You will then transition into caring for both children working 8am-7:30pm from...
Poppy Lane Placements Chelsea, London, UK Rota
May 28, 2024  
£35,000 yearly
Role:  Nanny Care for:  G5 & B5 (Twins) Days:  Friday – Monday (7pm-7am) Location:  Hampstead Salary:  £35,000 gross per annum (dependent on skills, previous earnings and experience) Start:  Negotiable A wonderful family in Hampstead are seeking a warm, engaging Nanny to join them on a permanent Weekend basis. This role involves day to day care of twins and ensuring that they are in a healthy and varied weekend routine. Whilst the role is sole charge you will work alongside two hands on, loving parents who are very invested in their children as well as their academic/emotional well-being. You will be responsible for their full care, organise age appropriate activities, plan and execute playdates whilst also supporting their daily routine. You must have an energetic and nurturing approach and be able to spark an interest in the children’s development and well-being. This...
Poppy Lane Placements Hampstead, London, UK Full time
May 28, 2024  
£46,000 - £50,000 yearly
Role: Live-out Housekeeper/Cook Days: Monday – Friday Hours: 11.00am – 7.00pm Location: Notting Hill, West London Salary: £46,000 – £50,000 GPA (DOE) Contract: Permanent Start date: ASAP We are looking for a Housekeeper/Cook for a private family in Notting Hill, West London. This is a full-time permanent role. The Housekeeper/Cook will be contracted to work 11.00am to 7.00pm, Monday to Friday. You will be working for a private family of four, two principals and their teenage children. The Housekeeper/Cook will be responsible for general housekeeping duties to maintain the property to a high standard, as well as the preparation of simple dinners daily. You will have the support of a part-time cleaner, who focuses on the deeper cleaning. The family would like to hire a candidate who has great organisation and time management skills, is flexible and who is happy to work as part of the team!...
Poppy Lane Placements Notting Hill, London, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
£70,000 yearly
Role: Live-Out Rota Nanny Care for: B1 month old & B4 Days: 7 days on/7 days off Location: St George’s Hill, Weybridge Salary: £70,000 gross per annum (depending on skills, qualifications & Experience) A young, warm family is seeking a proactive, experienced Rota Nanny, to join their household on a permanent Rota basis. You will be caring for a B1 month & B4 working 7 days on/7 days off. The family currently employ a night nanny to ensure the youngest has full 24-hour cover. Their night nanny will be working with family up until March 2024 and will do a thorough handover with you to ensure a smooth transition.  Your focus will be on caring for both children and ensure that they are in a healthy and varied routine. A nanny who is confident in caring for newborns and school aged children, with a knowledge of childhood development is highly advantageous for this role. Their ideal Nanny will be energetic and engaging...
Poppy Lane Placements Weybridge, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
£35,000 - £40,000 yearly
Role: French Speaking Junior Executive Assistant Days: Monday – Friday Hours: 8.30am – 5.30pm (with flexibility) Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 GPA DOE Location: Mayfair Start: ASAP  We are excited to be working on this lovely opportunity to help support the CEO of a Private Equity firm in the sustainable energy industry based in Mayfair.  Must be a fluent French & English  speaker,  confident in using Microsoft Word  and powerpoint  with excellent administrative skills. You will be supporting the CEO  in his diary and inbox management, helping to book appointments and arranging worldwide travel. You will be responsible for assisting with arranging board meetings and AGMs, put together presentations and board packs, take minutes and follow up with action points etc. The CEO will require occasional support in his private life from managing his children’s schedules to...
Poppy Lane Placements Mayfair, London, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
£70,000 - £90,000 yearly
Role: EA to CEO Days/Hours: Monday to Friday (with some flexibility outside normal working hours), 9am – 6pm Location: Central London Salary: £70,000-£90,000 Gross per annum (depending on experience) Contract: Permanent Start date: ASAP Our client is the CEO of a highly regarded Central London based company in the luxury service sector.  They are looking for a highly discreet, articulate, astute corporate  EA to support them in this busy, fast paced position. This is an fabulous opportunity for a focused and switched on EA who is happy to be office based providing comprehensive support to the CEO within this varied position Given the extensive demands in their business, our client needs an EA who is highly organised and experienced at managing complex diaries, is an excellent time and task manager who can pre-empt problems and plan ahead at all times. Logistical and organisation skills will be your strengths,...
Poppy Lane Placements Central London, London, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
£55,000 - £60,000 yearly
Role: Female Private Chef Days: 5 days per week (Monday-Friday with occasional flexibility for weekend work) Location: Battersea, South London Salary: £55,000.00-£60,000.00 Gross Per Annum (depending on experience) Contract: Permanent Start date: ASAP We are seeking a reliable, creative and flexible Female Chef (for cultural reasons) for a lovely international Family based in Battersea, South London The Family very much enjoy simple but delicious, nutritionally-focused cuisine which is packed with flavour and made from the freshest ingredients. The Family enjoy a range of cuisines but particularly Ottolenghi-style Middle Eastern/Mediterranean inspired dishes and also those with Persian and Moroccan influences. The Family do eat certain meats however very much enjoy the creative use of vegetables, pulses and spices. There are kids with a variety of ages in the Household so having experience cooking for and bing around children would be...
Poppy Lane Placements Battersea, London, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
Role: Live-In Nanny Care for: G9 Days: Monday – Friday Hours: 40-60 hours per week Salary:  ₣ 75,000 –  ₣ 80,000  per annum Location: Gstaad Start: ASAP We are recruiting for a wonderful, educationally focused Nanny to support a high- profile family, based in the idyllic upscale resort of Gstaad. This is a permanent, full-time role caring for a 9-year-old girl and ensuring her emotional/academic, well-being. You will be required to drive the young girl to and from school, arrange and accompany age-appropriate activities, organise playdates (keeping an active social calendar for the girl), supervise homework, liaise with schools as well as international travel over the holidays. As both parents work full-time, this is very much a sole charge position so a Nanny happy to work independently most of the time will be required. The role is generally part-time over the school term, with more full-time hours over...
Poppy Lane Placements Gstaad, Switzerland Full time
May 16, 2024  
£47,000 - £50,000 yearly
Role: Live-out Housekeeper Days: Monday – Friday Hours: 8.30am – 4.30pm Location: Kensington, London Salary: £47,000 – £50,000 gross per annum (DOE) Contract: Permanent Start date: Flexible We are looking for a full-time Live-out Housekeeper to work for a private family in Kensington, London. The family are looking for an organised, reliable, and switched-on Housekeeper to join their household. This is a permanent contracted position. The Housekeeper will work 8.30am -4.30pm, Monday to Friday. The Housekeeper will be responsible for general housekeeping as well as laundry and ironing, wardrobe management, and keeping the household organised throughout. It’s essential that the Housekeeper is confident working within a family environment. Interviewing now, start date flexible for the right candidate. Duties and responsibilities; Full housekeeping duties including regular deep...
Poppy Lane Placements Kensington, London, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
£1,900 monthly
HOUSEKEEPING TEAM – LUXURY PRIVATE HOUSEHOLD – MUSCAT, OMAN   Role: Housekeeper Days: 6 days per week Hours: ≈12h/day Salary: $2500/m DOE Contract: Permanent Start: Soon A long standing UHNW client in Oman is looking to hire a small team of highly experienced housekeepers for a new luxury residence. You will be employed to support an UHNW family and work within a small, dedicated team – to ensure the household runs smoothly. Housekeepers  need to be energetic and flexible in approach with excellent housekeeping and laundry skills. We do have a Team Leader position available as well, and welcome applications from all backgrounds. Duties and responsibilities Ensure the smooth running, general upkeep and maintenance of the household. Full housekeeping duties including regular deep cleaning, ensuring the highest standards and levels of service are maintained. Laundry, ironing, wardrobe management, care of...
Poppy Lane Placements Muscat, Oman Full time
May 16, 2024  
£45,000 - £50,000 yearly
Role: Live-In Nanny  Care for: G6 months, B2, B4 & G7 Location: Notting Hill Days/Hours: Monday-Friday (7:30am-6:30pm) Salary: £45,000-£50,000 gross per annum (dependant on skills, experience and previous earnings) Start date: June 2024 We are seeking a bright, engaging Nanny to join a lovely family based in Notting Hill, London. You will work in partnership with a Live-Out Nanny and ensure that the children are in a healthy and varied routine. The family would love a proactive, engaging Nanny who is able to act as role model to the children. You will plan hands on activities, supervise homework whilst also ensuring their overall happiness/wellbeing. Other duties include; morning routine (getting the children dressed and ready for nursery/school) multiple school/nursery drop offs, arranging and accompanying age appropriate activities, organising playdates (keeping an active social calendar for the children), batch...
Poppy Lane Placements Notting Hill, London, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
£45,000 - £50,000 yearly
Role: Live-out Butler Days: On rotation, 7 days on; 7 days off  Location: Holland Park, London Salary: £45,000-£50,000 Contract: Permanent PAYE Start: ASAP A VIP Family require an extremely flexible, positive and switched-on Modern Butler, for their semi-formal Household near Holland Park Joining a small Butler team within a fully staffed Household you will meet and greet Family and Guests, serve formal and informal food and beverage, lay-up table settings, assist with small Family parties and liaise closely with Chef – to ensure all of the Family’s need are met Candidates should be a discreet team-player, be impeccably well groomed, have excellent attention to detail and an anticipatory but modern approach to service. Good spoken and written English and some basic IT skills are also required The Household covers multiple floors, so candidates should be comfortable in an active...
Poppy Lane Placements Holland Park, London, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
£45,000 yearly
Role: Live-In Nanny Accommodation: Separate spacious flat (with kitchen, dining area & garden) Care for: B6 & G8 Days/Hours: Monday-Friday (7am-7pm) Location: Fulham, London Salary: £45,000 gross per annum Start date: June 2024 We are seeking a fun, engaging Nanny to join a creative family based in Fulham London. You will be responsible for looking after for two school aged children on a permanent, live-in basis. General duties include; morning routine (getting the children dressed, bags prepped and ready for the day), driving the children to and from school, arranging and accompanying age-appropriate activities, full nursery duties, creative play (arts and crafts, planned trips and excursions, indoor and outdoor activities), daily cooking, homework supervision, bath and bed routine and generally ensuring the children’s happiness and well-being, You will be replacing a Nanny who spent the last five years working...
Poppy Lane Placements Fulham, London, UK Full time
May 16, 2024  
£45,000 - £50,000 yearly
Role: Nanny/PA/Family Support Days: Tuesday-Saturday Location: Wentworth Estate, Virginia Water, Surrey Accommodation – Provided Salary: £45k-£50k Contract: Temp-to-Perm (initial 6 month contract) Start: ASAP Are you full of enthusiasm, energy and love a busy, ever changing varied position? Our clients are looking for a dynamic, switched-on and hard-working Live-in Nanny/Family Support, to work for a lovely Family at their home on the Wentworth Estate, Virginia Water, Surrey. Working in a very busy household there are many people to get on with, not just the children; other staff, extended family, and various guests and team members who frequently visit. An ability to understand the nuance between being friendly and helpful and when to discreetly withdraw to allow privacy are essential skills in this position. The Nanny will take care of a G12, and B15 (who is home weekends from boarding school). Although Mum is hands-on and...
Poppy Lane Placements Wentworth Estate, Virginia Water, Surrey Full time
May 16, 2024  
£64,000 - £70,000 yearly
Role: Live-out Housekeeper Days: Monday – Friday Hours: 9.00am – 5.00pm Location: Zug, Switzerland Salary: CHF 74,000 -  80,000 per year Start: ASAP We are looking for an experienced Housekeeper to work within a private household in Zug, Switzerland. This is a permanent contracted role. The Housekeeper will work 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday. The Housekeeper will be working for a private family of four. You will be responsible for the general cleanliness and upkeep of the property and you will possess exceptional laundry skills including ironing, handwashing delicate items, wardrobe maintenance and high-level packing of clothing for travel. The family employ a Chef, a Chauffeur, a Housekeeper and Nannies for their two children. This is a fantastic role for a highly organised candidate with excellent housekeeping and laundry skills, to ensure this property remains in an excellent condition all year round. The...
Poppy Lane Placements Zug, Switzerland Full time
May 16, 2024  
£500 - £600 weekly
Role: Weekend Nanny Care for: G6 & G8 Days/Hours: Friday 7pm – Sunday 7pm (Live-In on duty) Location: Fulham Salary: £500-£600 net per week (dependant on skills, experience and previous earnings) Start: July 2024 We are looking for a fantastic Weekend Nanny to join a lovely family based in Fulham, London. You will be responsible for the care and wellbeing of two active and playful little girls and ensure that they are in a healthy and varied routine. As this is a weekend role, both parents will be around and very much love being a part of the children’s lives. Whilst a sole charge presence is needed you will be working in partnership with the parents to ensure the children’s weekend run smoothly and set boundaries as and where needed. This role would suit an active, warm Nanny who is kind and caring, warm and professional. The family are seeking a Nanny who is genuinely passionate about the development of...
Poppy Lane Placements Fulham, London, UK Full time