Sep 11, 2020

Live In Nanny - The Cotswolds

£40,000 - £43,000 yearly
  • LJW Recruitment
  • Kingham, Chipping Norton, UK
Full time Nanny

Job Description

We are recruiting for this lovely family, an easygoing and energetic live in Nanny, who is also a very confident driver, to help across the busy period which is their weekends, starting Thursday morning to Monday evening (5 days per week).

The family comprises 2 adults, and 4 children - a 14g, 12b, 8b, 3b - 3 of the children are weekly boarders, and baby starting nursery soon.

The family have a live-in couple for housekeeping, laundry and some childcare five days a week, therefore a good team player is necessary.


  • You must be a confident driver with a clean driving licence to help with school runs. 

  • You will be given use of a staff car for work to use, either a Landrover Discovery or Mini Countryman - both auto.

  • Basic cooking and helping with preparation of meals for the children. 

  • Bath-time and bedtime duties.

  • Supervising and helping with homework and reading. 

  • Organising/accompanying play dates and activities..

  • Weekend clubs/sports fixtures if necessary.

  • Liaising with schools/friends/dentists and the family’s PA if required on occasion.

  • Baby monitor at night although the toddler sleeps through.

  • Full, sole charge when family travel without the children for short periods

  • Tidying and organising children’s rooms and sharing the children’s laundry duties

Accommodation: Own bedroom, bathroom and living area within the main house on a separate floor with access to own sky box and good wifi.

Candidate Essentials:

  1. You must have a ‘sleeves up and pitch in’ flexible outlook

  2. The candidate must have proven experience with young children and be confident in all elements of their care. 

  3. A good command of spoken English, organised and confident in her organisational skills, and reliable and punctual

  4. Happy to help with laundry and tidying relating to the children.

  5. Be kind, enthusiastic, energetic and capable of organising fun activities for the children

  6. A UK/EU passport holder or Right of Abode, DBS cleared and ideally First Aid certified (but not essential)

  7. The candidate must be able to travel and may be asked to travel with the family on main holidays by prior arrangement/agreement.

  8. Dog lover preferred - two family dogs.

  9. Start ASAP

Days: 5 days a week starting Thursday to Monday. Hours approx. 7.15am to 7.15/7.30pm depending on children's movements, sleeping schedule etc., also one nights babysitting required. Salary £43,000 gross pa DOE neg.

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