Apr 28, 2022

Iceland Full time, long term, live-in or out, English speaking Nanny in Iceland.

  • International Nanny
  • Reykjavík, Iceland
Full time Nanny

Job Description

Position: Nanny

Location: Reykjavik, Iceland

Situation: Live-in or live-out

Work: Full time

Term: Long-term 

Start Date: ASAP 

Salary: competitive

Details of the assignment:

A friendly, young international family living in Reykjavik is looking for a a professional and highly experienced career nanny to join their lovely home and help them with their little boy aged 2.5. The position is live-in (with apartment on the ground floor ) or live-out( with separate apartment) and the nanny will need availability to work full-time 4-5 days a week. This vacancy requires an English speaking nanny and Spanish or Icelandic are a plus.  

The ideal candidate is experienced, confident and well-organised. It is important that the nanny is able to help the child follow a routine and collaborate with the parents to set up developmental milestones. The nanny will help the little boy to learn and develop through fun, age-appropriate activities. The ideal candidate has initiative and and can work independently. If you have any childcare qualifications, that is also desirable. Moreover, the nanny must have a proven track record in a similar role. 

As a nanny, you will also be responsible for other tasks related to the wellbeing of the child. These tasks may include; dressing, bathing, washing, meal prep, playing and interacting with the child, alongside keeping the child’s play areas and bedroom neat and organised. You will need to be able to adapt to the day-to-day needs of the child and her parents. It is also important that you are kind, caring and understanding. Some Montessori background is also a plus. Please note, the family enjoy travelling and the nanny will be expected to travel with them.


  • Relevant childcare qualifications ( preferably Montessori)  and at least 2-3 years working in a similar position

  • 2-3 contactable references

  • First Aid 

  • English speaker and able to speak Spanish as a plus  

  • Covid vaccinated 

  • EU Passport holder 



  • Long-term contract

  • Live-in or out nanny arrangement


  • Salary Estimate : Competitive
  • Start Date : ASAP

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