Vacancies 2017-11-17T12:39:46+00:00

Vacancies

ALWAYS NEEDED

QUALIFIED & EXPERIENCED NANNIES & MOTHERS HELPS FOR TEMPORARY DAILY & RESIDENTIAL POSITIONS. NIGHT NANNIES. RELIEF HOUSEKEEPERS.UNIVERSITY STUDENTS WITH RELEVANT CHILDCARE EXPERIENCE FOR SCHOOL HOLIDAY PLACEMENTS.
 
GAP YEAR STUDENTS. WEEKEND STAFF.

Lovely informal family are looking for an experienced qualified nanny to take sole charge of their children 2 years, 4 years & 7 years (older 2 children will be at school)

Potential candidates must have a sunny personality with a good sense of humour, have a sense of fun & genuinely adore being around children.
Kind, caring & patient. Tidy & organised

A good understanding of nutrition, able to prepare healthy & nutritious meals where necessary

DBS disclosure, first aid & excellent references will be required

Smart & tidy appearance

Local person

Non smoker essential

Car driver with own car

Required 2 days per week

Mondays & Fridays ideally but can be flexible, Friday is essential

This position can be term time only or all year round

9am – 4.30pm

£ 12 gross per hour

Required November/December

Prestigious private estate in Oxfordshire has a vacancy for an experienced live-out Head Housekeeper/Chef

Potential candidates must have a positive friendly can-do attitude. It is essential you have had the experience working in a private estate or large household as a Housekeeper/Chef. An excellent track record will be required remaining in jobs for a long time as consistency is very important

You must have exceptionally high standards with an eye for detail. Loyal & discreet at all times

Must be an excellent team player as you will be part of a fully staffed household & must be able to take direction from more senior staff when necessary

Duties will include:

High standards of cleaning, experienced with the care of antique furniture, fine furnishings & fabrics
Excellent laundry skills will be essential, experienced with the care of silks, woollens etc
Good ironing skills
An excellent understanding of nutrition, able to menu plan & prepare & cook healthy & nutritious meals when required
Errands & shopping
Some care of family dogs

Attributes required:

Must come from a private estate or large household where you have been employed full-time, ideally 10 years experience working as a Housekeeper/Chef/Cook with a proven track record with prolonged employment
Excellent references
DBS disclosure
Will need to go through a security checking process
Non smoker
Car driver
Animal lover
Excellent spoken English
Smart & tidy appearance
Loyal & trustworthy
Must be physically fit & active

5 days per week, will be required to work every other weekend

8am – 5pm

£ 37,000 gross p.a (negotiable)

Required as soon as possible but prepared to wait for the right person

Live in couple required for a young family for their weekend residence, they are looking for an experienced couple to run their home

The house is set in 50 acres of grounds, a full time gardener is employed however he does require someone to help with garden maintenance & general handyman duties

The housekeeper will carry out all cleaning, washing & ironing & a good standard of family cooking when owners are in residence

Couple must be child friendly as the family have 3 children 3 months, 5 years & 6 years, must be comfortable being around them & assisting them at meal times & occasionally supervising the older 2 children

You will be required to work weekends when the owners are in residence

Duties will include:

High standard of hands on cleaning, laundry & ironing
Good standard of family cooking & dinner parties on occasions
Shopping & errands for the household
Gardening & handyman duties
Basic household maintenance
Ad hoc childcare
Occasional driving

Accommodation is a small 1 bedroom flat with own entrance

5 days per week

Car drivers essential

Non smokers

£ 750 – £ 850 net per week

Required asap

Lovely informal family are looking for a professional qualified or experienced nanny to take sole charge of their 3 children 7 years, 5 years & 1 year

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality, be kind, caring & patient. Honest, trustworthy & reliable with good time-keeping

Previous experience working as a nanny will be required with excellent references

Ofsted registered nanny or willingness to become registered

A good understanding of nutrition, able to menu plan, prepare & cook healthy & nutritious meals for the children

Nursery duties

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence & own transport. Work use of a car is available for the nanny

Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays – 7.30am – 7.30pm

Wednesdays – 9am – 5.30pm

£ 12 gross per hour

Required End November

Lovely informal family are looking for an experienced night nanny to assist them with the care of their 4 month old twins

Night nanny will be responsible for the sole care of the twins throughout the night following their established routine

Potential candidates must have relevant experience working as a night nanny with similar ages

DBS disclosure, paediatric first aid & public liability insurance

Non smoker essential

Own transport

Required minimum 3 nights per week

6.30pm – 6.30am

£ 144.00 per night

Required asap until Christmas

Lovely informal family are looking for a part-time nanny to assist them with the care of their 9 year old daughter & very occasional care of new baby due November

Duties will include collecting 9 year old from school (Oratory School), driving her home, assisting with school work & preparing her supper & clearing away. Occasionally looking after new baby

DBS disclosure, first aid & excellent references will be required

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence & own transport. Work use of a car will be provided for the nanny

Family have 1 very small friendly dog

Required: Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays

4pm – 7pm

£ 12 – £ 15 per hour

Required End November for a period of approximately 8 months

Lovely, friendly & informal family are looking for a qualified & experienced nanny to take sole charge of their daughters 3yrs old & 1 year old

Potential candidates must have a sunny personality, be kind, caring, fun & patient with a good sense of humour. Tidy & organised

Nursery duties only

A good understanding of nutrition, able to prepare & cook healthy & nutritious meals for the children

DBS disclosure, first aid & excellent references

A recognised childcare qualification & recent experience working as a nanny with a proven track record

Non smoker essential

Family have 1 cat

Full clean driving licence & own car

Required Wednesdays & Thursdays

8.30am – 6.30pm

£ 12 – £ 15 per hour gross

Required beginning January 2018

Lovely friendly & informal family are looking for a professional qualified & experienced career nanny to take sole charge of their 9 month old daughter & 2.5 year old son

A recognised childcare qualification will be required as well as ideally 5 years recent experience working as a private nanny

Looking for a nanny who is cheerful, enthusiastic & energetic who enjoys health, fitness & outdoor activities. Able to use own initiative, common sense and has great communication skills. Tidy & organised with good attention to detail

A good understanding of nutrition, a nanny who is able to menu plan on a weekly basis & prepare & cook healthy & nutritious meals for the children

Fit & active, with a genuine love of the outdoors

DBS disclosure, first aid, public liability insurance & excellent references from all previous employers will be required

Non smoker essential

Full clean driving licence & preferably own car. Family would consider providing work use of a car for the right nanny

Strong preference for a nanny who lives locally

Open to occasional travel with the family

This position can be 4/5 days per week

8am – 6pm

Salary £ 27,000 – £ 35,000 gross p.a (salary will depend on qualifications & experience & days worked)

Required January 2018 ( could be a slightly earlier or later start date)

Lovely, friendly & informal family are looking for a qualified & experienced nanny to take sole charge of their daughters 9 months old & 3 years old (present ages)

Nursery duties

A good understanding of nutrition, able to menu plan, prepare & cook healthy & nutritious meals for the children

Potential candidates must have a sunny personality, be kind, caring, patient & fun. Supporting the children with their development. Tidy & organised with good attention to detail

A recognised childcare qualification & previous experience working as a nanny will be required

Ofsted registration will be required

Excellent references

Non smoker

A car driver would be preferable & work use of a car could be made available to the nanny

Must be comfortable with dogs

Option 1: Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays – 7.30am – 6pm

Option 2: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 7.30am – 6pm & Thursday 7.30am -11pm

£ 12.00 gross per hour

Required beginning January 2018

Friendly & informal family are looking for an experienced qualified nanny to take sole charge of their 3 year old son

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality, be kind, caring, patient & enthusiastic. Someone who can give guidance & develop a good relationship with the child but equally have fun with him

A recognised childcare qualification will be required along with experience working as a nanny

Childcare only required, no additional duties

Must like dogs as family have a very friendly Labrador

DBS disclosure, first aid & excellent references

Non smoker

Own transport, driving will not be required for this position

Required Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays

9.30am – 1pm

£ 12 gross per hour

Required 13th November – beginning February 2018

Professional family who have relocated to the UK from Spain are looking for an experienced nanny/housekeeper to assist them with the care of their 3 children & running of their household

Duties will include care of children 12 years, 8 years & 3 years, all 3 children will attend school/nursery which is a 20 minute walk from the house. Nanny will be responsible for taking the children to school, nursery & clubs, sole care of children after school, holidays & if they are ill. Assisting children with homework

Whilst children are at school duties will include light housework, laundry, ironing, shopping, errands & cooking. Answer phone & accept deliveries. Family will also employ a cleaner to undertake the main household cleaning

DBS disclosure, first aid & excellent references will be required

Non smoker essential

Car driver not essential but nanny will need to have own transport

Family have no pets

Monday – Friday

8am – 6pm

Salary negotiable

Required asap

Professional family are looking for a qualified or experienced nanny to assist with the care of their children 9 months old & 3 years old

Potential candidates must have a sunny personality, be kind, caring & patient. Ideally a nanny who is creative, has a sense of adventure & enjoys the education side of being a nanny

Previous recent experience working as a nanny or similar will be required

DBS disclosure, first aid & excellent references

Non smoker

Car driver will be required & there is work use of a car

Required 3 days per week (days to be agreed)

8.30am – 2pm (ideally 1 day until 5pm, but this is negotiable)

£ 12 gross per hour

required asap

Friendly family of 5 are looking for an experienced housekeeper to assist them in the organisation & cleaning of their family home

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality & be polite & courteous at all times. A good work ethic with a can-do attitude

Honest, trustworthy & reliable with excellent time keeping skills

Able to work using own initiative but equally happy to take direction when necessary

Tidy & organised with excellent attention to detail

Previous experience working as a Housekeeper with a private household will be required

Duties will include a high standard of cleaning, laundry & ironing. Organising & sorting of clothes & cupboards, fridge etc. One off jobs as needed such as cleaning the oven or kitchen cupboards

Possibly assisting with online shopping & admin jobs

Must like animals as family have a dog & cat

DBS disclosure & excellent references

Non smoker

Car driver & owner

Monday, Wednesday & Friday

8.30am – 1.30pm (some flexibility on hours)

£ 13.00 – £ 15.00 gross per hour

Required November/December

Friendly & informal family are looking for a qualified & experienced nanny to take sole charge of their children 10 months old & 6 years old

Potential candidates must have a sunny personality, be kind, caring & patient. A nanny who is energetic & enjoys being outdoors with the children. Honest, trustworthy with excellent time-keeping skills. Reliable & responsible

Willing & able to assist the older child with homework

A good track record in remaining in jobs as consistency is very important

Proven sickness record

Nursery duties

A good understanding of nutrition, able to menu plan, prepare & cook healthy & nutritious meals for the children

Ofsted registered nanny will be required (or willingness to get registered)

Excellent references

Full clean driving licence & own car

Non smoker

Required 36 hours per week

Monday – 7.30am – 6.30pm
Tuesday – 8.30am – 3.30pm
Wednesday – 7.30am – 6.30pm
Thursday – 8.30am – 3.30pm

Nanny needs to have flexibility to work longer days on Tuesday & Thursday or work additional hours as needed by the family

£ 11 – £ 12 gross per hour ( £ 20,500 – £ 22, 400 approx. gross)

Required beginning January 2018

Informal family are looking for an experienced nanny to assist with the care of their 4 children 9yrs, 7yrs, 5yrs & 4yrs

Shared care with stay at home mum, duties will include school runs, cooking children’s tea, tidying up after the children, children’s laundry, overseeing teatime, bath time, bedtime, homework etc

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality, be upbeat, positive, friendly & fun. Tidy & organised & able to work using own initiative. Reliable & trustworthy

DBS disclosure, first aid & excellent references

Non smoker essential

Full clean driving licence & own car

Work use of car will be provided for driving the children (will need to be over 25 for insurance)

Family may be getting a dog so must be an animal lover, family also have chickens

A 2 bedroom furnished cottage will be provided for the nanny, all utility bills will be paid

Monday – Friday

35 – 40 hours per week + 1- 2 nights babysitting (not always needed)

£ 1500 gross p.c.m

Required asap

Informal friendly family are looking for an experienced nanny to take sole charge of their children 3yrs old & 9 years old

Nursery duties

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality, be kind, caring, patient & fun. Tidy & organised

Honest & trustworthy with excellent time-keeping

DBS disclosure, first aid & excellent references

Non smoker

Car driver with clean licence & own car

Family have 1 friendly dog

Required 2 days per week

Tuesdays & Wednesdays or Wednesday & Thursday

12 noon – 7/7.30pm

Some later finishes by arrangement

£ 12 gross per hour

Required November/December