Nannies of St James

A long-established agency with an enviable reputation for excellence and success.

We are a bespoke consultancy offering high calibre staff for households throughout the United Kingdom and overseas. Creating a friendly and professional rapport with our clients and nannies is paramount to ensuring we offer you the finest personal service. We understand that the chemistry between nanny & family is as crucial as the right qualification & experience.

We look forward to working with you.

Sep 10, 2020
Pimlico:  Our busy professional clients both working as barristers are seeking a daily nanny to start in mid-October.  based in the heart of Pimlico, within walking distance from Purple Dragon where they are members.  Mother is currently on mat leave until January and will then return to work full time. The oldest child, a gorgeous girl is 2 years old and will be starting at a nursery in Pimlico for four afternoons per week in November and the baby, a boy is now 3 months old.  Classes are now opening up, so Nanny will be able to take the baby when he is a little older to classes whilst his big sister is at nursery.  Hours will be 8 -30, Monday to Friday.  Parents are seeking an outgoing, confident nanny who is educational in her style and who will plan activities and creative play for the children and enjoy developing the two-year-olds thirst for knowledge.
Nannies of St James Pimlico, London SW1V, UK Full time
Sep 10, 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: 8.00 am - 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 organized, 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 realize 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 in...
Nannies of St James Parsons Green, London SW6, UK Full time
Sep 10, 2020
Battersea, London SW11:    Our busy professional French clients are seeking a new  Live-in Nanny  for their three girls.  Twin girls of 4 years, both at school, one at French school one at English school, and their gorgeous baby sister now one year. The family has had a lovely Norland NQN for the past year since their return from the UAE and is seeking a new nanny to be part of the children's lives.  The family is located within walking distance of the river and Battersea Park, which has lots of outdoor space and activities.  The nanny will have a bedroom and bathroom on the same floor as the children.  The hours are Monday to Friday from 8am to 7 pm.   Nanny should enjoy playing and outdoor activities and games with the children, be happy to prepare food for them and do children's duties.  An organized, fun outgoing, the confident person best suited, but also someone with lots of patience and who will enjoy the...
Nannies of St James Battersea, London SW11, UK Full time
Sep 10, 2020
Our lovely, Kensington-based clients are seeking a fun, experienced  Rota Nanny  to join our wonderful Norland nanny to work a 24/7 rota. Current Norland nanny has been with the family for four years caring for two children G10 & B7 years. The two nannies will work a weekly rota basis (handover will be Sunday evening approx 20.00), Nanny will be on call for the duration of their rota. The other household staff all live out and commence at 9.30 am in the morning. Nanny prepares the children's breakfast and gets them ready for school. The children are at school in Kensington, the older child is going into the final year at her school, and the little one into Year 3. Nanny and mother accompany the children to school every day. This is an informal, staffed household, but it's helpful for the nanny to have worked alongside other household staff and also traveled internationally before. The 2 Nannies will share the travel which will be planned in advance. The driver...
Nannies of St James Kensington, London W8, UK Rota
Sep 10, 2020
Battersea SW11 : Our international client is seeking an  experienced, flexible, English (or French) speaking, Daily Nanny  for her gorgeous,  petit garçon , a toddler of 15 months. Mother is pregnant with her second baby (due in November) and is looking for a flexible nanny with appropriate and relevant experience, to work alongside her, to provide her with extra support and advice when required. A nanny who speaks English (and if the nanny also speaks French that would be a bonus!). The family is located in a beautiful, leafy area of Battersea, directly opposite Battersea Park, so easy access for walks, classes, etc.  And Battersea Park station is a convenient 10/15 minute walk. Exact hours to be confirmed, but working Monday to Friday with a couple of nights babysitting. The family also has a property in Somerset which is currently being renovated, but do sometimes pop down to Somerset and would like the nanny to accompany them on...
Nannies of St James Battersea, London SW11, UK Full time
Sep 10, 2020
IMMEDIATE START for a TOP, very experienced, independent Live-in Nanny .  The role will be based on  Geneva & Vienna . Sole charge duties for 3 children; G15m, G3y & B4y. The role will be divided between two locations (starting in Geneva): the beautiful Champel district of Geneva & Vienna.  The Nanny will provide full, sole charge duties for 3 children in a formal environment.  there are 3 children, G15m, G3y & B4y.  And the Nanny will work 5.5 days/week. When the family return to Vienna the older two children will be attending Kindergarten there, and it would be really helpful if the nanny can drive. Our clients are seeking a really great, very experienced Nanny with an exemplary track record.  Due to circumstances, our clients are seeking a candidate who can start with relative immediacy and who can "pick up the baton & run", so candidates who are already registered with NSJ will be prioritized. The family is open to...
Nannies of St James Champel, Geneva, Switzerland Full time
Sep 10, 2020
£60,000 yearly
We have a vacancy, for a permanent,  English MT, Rota Nanny  for long-standing clients in Notting Hill. We are seeking a great candidate to work in a team caring for 3 children: boys 7 & 5 yrs and G1.5 years.  Interviews are now taking place and this will be a week on/week off rota. A busy, staffed house and there is a Housekeeper/Nanny who can also provide additional backup if required. Particularly in this current climate it is imperative that the Nanny is very good team player, who will work well together and gel with the rest of the household team.  This is a fully-staffed household and there is a chef, but the nannies must be happy to prepare occasional food for the children on the occasions the chef is off. The family is pescatarian, so nannies will need to be able to prepare appropriate meals.  Going forward, the family do usually travel in school holidays (Europe & USA), and therefore do require a nanny who is a strong swimmer...
Nannies of St James USA Rota
Sep 03, 2020
AL AIN, UAE:  Our long standing clients are seeking a trained GOVERNESS/TUTOR/TEACHER for their four school aged children.  All the children (B5, B8, G9 & G10 years) normally attend full time school, working to the British Curriculum. Due to Covid-19 the schools in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain aren't opening and therefore the children will continue to be home schooled.  The teacher should be PGCE or QTS and preferably have experience of supervising the home-schooling to the British Curriculum.  Fully staffed household with other British employees also working in the household, so a candidate who has previous experience working in formal households is highly desirable. Top salary is offered to someone who is available to start immediately. 
Nannies of St James Al Ain - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates Full time
Sep 03, 2020
QUEEN'S PARK: September start for a Daily Nanny   required for pr ofessional parents (currently working from home).   The role is to care for a little girl currently 16 months (born May 2019). It's a Daily appointment and the nanny will be required for approximately 40 hours/week, Monday - Friday, from 09.00 - 17.00.  There is the possibility of a few extra hours if the nanny needs more than 8 hours/day. This is a shared charge with mum, who is a professional, but is currently working from home.  Full nanny duties and accompanying mother to activities (playdates/swimming etc).The grandparents are very hands-on too, so a nanny who is happy with shared care and a doting family!  Excellent English is an essential requirement, though not necessarily English MT.  Good toddler experience is essential, a confident nanny who can guide the parents through the developmental stages, and a nanny who has previous baby experience would be...
Nannies of St James Queen's Park, London NW6, UK Full time
Sep 03, 2020
BELGRAVIA : Our clients in SW1 are seeking a  Rota Nanny  for their 15 month old child.  Candidates best suited for this role will have a minimum of 10 years relevant & appropriate experience. We are looking for a top, very experienced, competent, calm, Rota Nanny to support parents.  Assist the family with all their child's developmental stages - organising age-appropriate activities and being educationally focused as she grows up.   This is a busy household with other household staff who will provide back up, and grandparents are often popping in. Candidates must have plenty of baby experience, excellent portfolios with strong, checkable references and ideally have previously worked within a formal household.  The rota is one week on/off and handover will be a Monday lunchtime.   Accommodation will be supplied when on duty, and the nanny will have her own bedroom and bathroom.  Swimmer essential as home...
Nannies of St James Belgravia, London, UK Rota
Sep 03, 2020
£30,500 - £36,000 yearly
Lovely, professional new clients in  South Dulwich  are seeking their first nanny to assist them with their first baby, a little girl who is currently 9 weeks old.  This is a  Live-in OR Daily position .  Our clients can also accommodate a flexible start date; ideally they would like the nanny to start around the end of September (to take over from their MN, who is very well known to us), but they could wait until early November for the "right nanny".  It goes without saying that the candidate must have some experience working with young babies, to be able to guide these first time parents -  but our clients are happy to consider more junior-style candidates with 3+ years relevant experience.   This could be a Live-in  OR  Daily position:  Daily  hours would be: 9.00am - 5.00pm (with a max gpa salary of £36,000).  OR  Live-in  hours would be: 8.00am - 6/7.00pm + babysits (with a...
Nannies of St James South Dulwich SE21 Full time
Aug 27, 2020
Position: Permanent Residential Nanny/Tutor.   Job: Formal, Private Family.  Start: early October 2020.  Contract length: 1 year.  Location: Brussels, Belgium.    Salary: Negotiable.  Driver essential.  English MT essential.   Our busy high profile clients are seeking a new English speaking Nanny required to help care for 3 children; B3.5, G5 & B7 years.   The role will be sole charge, working 7:30am to 9.00am, and then 12.00pm to 7:30pm, Tuesday to Friday and 7:30am to 7:30pm on Saturdays. The family are looking for a proactive, organized, confident and discreet Nanny/Tutor, with experience of looking after children of a similar age. The right candidate will be comfortable working in a high profile setting and will be able to adapt themselves to different situations. All three children are happy and healthy, in a good routine, attending various activities such as hockey, swimming, dancing and horse...
Nannies of St James Brussels, Belgium Full time
Aug 17, 2020
Clients of ours are seeking a part-time, After-School Nanny, ideally a French speaker!  The working hours would provisionally be 15.00 - 19.00 Monday - Thursday and 12.00 - 19.00 on a Friday, but our clients could be flexible to up the hours to include babysitting if required, or admin duties etc if the candidate wanted more hours.   Main responsibilities are for 2 little girls, 5 & 2.5 years - collecting them from their respective schools each day at 15.00 & 15.15 (on foot, schools are very local).   There are 2 older siblings, 11 & 9.5 years, but they are under their own steam/assisted as needed by the family's full time Nanny/Housekeeper. Main duties are keeping the two littlest girls safe, holding hands on the routes home from school and getting them back home with evening activities (eg ballet etc) and the supper and ready for bed. A candidate who is passionate about healthy cooking.   To start as soon as possible at the...
Nannies of St James Chelsea, London, UK Part time
Aug 17, 2020
Our lovely busy professional clients are seeking a  Daily N anny/Housekeeper  for their 5 yo daughter.  Family are living in Queens Park. Child attends Notting Hill Prep school and will be going into Year 1 in September. We would like to find someone relatively local to avoid them having to take public transit (walking or cycling would be ideal), and someone confident riding a cargo bike for school pick ups + local outings.   • Fluent in  English  and ideally  Spanish  (little girl has had a native Spanish nanny since she was a baby). • Prepare and cook well-balanced, healthy meals for the family (largely vegetarian). • Pick child up from school each day. • Keep the house clean and tidy at all times (there won't be a separate cleaner). • Shop for all groceries and household goods. • Organize stimulating activities and play dates. • Help with homework as needed. •...
Nannies of St James Queen's Park, London, UK Full time
Aug 17, 2020
Temporary, Live-in Nanny required for an immediate start to work in Gstaad from now until the end of October. Please kindly note that due to the immediate start date of this role, we can only accept applications from candidates who are already registered with us.  To work 6 days week (12 hours) in Gstaad with an immediate start (August) until the end of October in a formal household with extensive household staff.  There are 4 children in the household, but the nanny will primarily care for 5 year old twin boys alongside another nanny who is already in-situ. There is an older daughter who doesn't need much support and a new baby who has their own MN. The successful Nanny will be required to  self-isolate at the family's London home for one week before hand. And based on COVID test being negative, the nanny will be escorted out to join the family in Gstaad by private travel.   There is private nanny accommodation in Gstaad. This is a...
Nannies of St James Gstaad, Saanen, Switzerland Temporary
Aug 17, 2020
GSTAAD, late summer start : Our very long-standing, European clients are returning to live in Europe after several years in Dubai.  They are looking for a   Manny  to join their household to work with the 3 school-age children , two boys and their big sister who is now 11 years old. Family have had a Male Nanny/tutor for the past year which has been a great success, so are now recruiting for a new person for late this summer. (perhaps just out of University and looking for an overseas opportunity with travel).  The person is required to work a mixture of shared and sole charge care, but will be responsible for all school runs, sporting activities and will travel with the family to their homes in South France  and other locations. The Manny will be working with  3 young, energetic and charming children. The eldest is a girl, aged 11, and then two boys 8.5 & 7 years old who is term time are all at school full time.  Candidate will...
Nannies of St James Gstaad, Saanen, Switzerland Full time
Aug 12, 2020
HAMPSTEAD NW3, ASAP start:   Our fun yet super busy professional family are seeking a new  Live-in Nanny  for their two boys aged 4 & 2 years.  They are looking for a dynamic fun, outgoing nanny with lots of energy to keep two busy boys engaged.  Older boy will be starting in Reception in September and the younger one will be starting at nursery in the mornings at the same time. Family are located right near the high street, within walking distance of the underground, parks and activities etc.  Whilst a driver isn't necessary, if they do drive, the car is automatic.  Hours will be 7am - 7pm.  Nanny will do the school run in the morning, then they will have the mornings to do nursery duties and also prepare food.  Mum does the menu planning and shopping online for the week and family and nanny have a very balanced healthy diet with lots of favourites like Shepherd's pie etc on the list.  The boys have lots of...
Nannies of St James Hampstead, London, UK Full time
Aug 12, 2020
VICTORIA, SW1P , September start for a very experienced, native French, Daily Nanny. Professional, international clients based in Victoria are seeking a native  French, Daily Nanny  to take sole charge of their daughter 18 months. Nos clients sont une famille  internationale, et ils cherchent une nannie Française de remplacer leur nounou très chère qui était Francophone.  Ils cherchent quelqu'une avec plein d'expérience (minimum de 15 ans) avec les bébés et les tout-petits et une très bonne histoire professionnelle avec des enfants. Cette poste commencera début Septembre. Naturally the candidate must also be able to speak excellent English and be able to legally work in the UK. The nanny will have a strong CV, showing excellent previous nanny employments with babies & toddlers and checkable references. The family don't need a driver, but they would like the nanny to accompany...
Nannies of St James Victoria, London, UK Full time
Aug 12, 2020
HOLLAND PARK : clients of ours are seeking a really super,  English MT, Live-in Nanny  to join their household. There are 2 boys in the household, 9 years & 4 months, and the role will mainly be caring for the baby. There is also a full time Housekeeper who has been a much-loved member of the family for over 10 years, so the new Nanny must be a great team-player and happy to work alongside another member of staff.  Mother is currently working from home, and they have 2 boys.  A super-bright, very academic 9 year-old and a new baby who is 4 months, (he was 2 months prem, but is making very good progress and sleeping through the night!)  But we do require a great nanny who has experience with young babies (for weaning etc) and older children.  The role is to take over from the MN and she has the baby in a wonderful routine. This is a live-in role, and the nanny will have her own private bedroom & en-suite on a separate floor. The...
Nannies of St James Holland Park, London, UK Full time