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.

Friendly, informal family are looking for an experienced energetic nanny/housekeeper to care for their 4 school age children – 4 years, 6 years, 7 years and 10 years

Duties will include preparing a simple breakfast for the children, supervising them getting dressed. Get their kit bags packed and ready for school. Driving them to school and collecting them anytime between 3.30pm and 6pm. Help with any school work. Preparing and cooking a healthy and nutritious meal for them. Sole charge of children during their long school holidays

Whilst children are at school additional duties will include making the children’s beds, keeping their rooms clean and tidy, clearing away breakfast dishes. Loading and unloading the dishwasher, some light cleaning and tidying although a cleaner will be employed, feed and care for 3 kittens, laundry and putting away items from tumble dryer. Meal preparation and cooking of children’s meals, making snacks to take on the school pick up. Help with making a weekly shopping list, checking on items running low on stock. Put the bins out weekly. Unload weekly online food shopping. Ad hoc errands to the post office, dry cleaning etc. Be home for the weekly cleaner. Arrange play dates for children

Potential candidates must have previous experience working for a private family as a nanny/housekeeper, have a proven track record with longevity in previous employment with excellent references

Ideally a sporty nanny who is physically fit and active and loves being outdoors with the children having fun. Cheerful disposition, kind and caring

Dependable, reliable with good time keeping

Good spoken English

Smart and tidy appearance

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

Current DBS, paediatric first aid

Non smoker

No allergies as family have 3 cats

Required 4 days per week between Monday – Friday

7am – 6.30pm

£ 30,000 – £ 35,000 gross p.a

Required March

Friendly, informal family have a vacancy for a qualified/experienced nanny to take sole charge of their girls 10 months old, 4 years old and 5 years old

Duties will include taking/collecting older children to and from school, organising fun activities or play dates, keeping children’s rooms organised and tidy, laundry and ironing, menu planning, preparing and cooking healthy and nutritious meals for the children with fresh organic produce

Potential candidates must have a relevant childcare qualification or equivalent experience, 5 years recent nanny experience with a proven track record with longevity in roles, experience with working with 3 children of similar ages in a recent role

Current DBS, paediatric first aid and excellent references

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence, experienced confident driver with own car

Work use of a car is provided for the nanny

A good understanding of nutrition, able to menu plan, prepare and cook healthy and nutritious meals with fresh organic produce

Excellent spoken English

Smart and tidy appearance

Physically fit and active

Extremely attractive high quality separate self contained accommodation is provided for the nanny – comprises of sitting room, dining room, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom and landing with storage cupboards – attractively decorated and furnished

Monday – Friday

7am – 7pm

£ 35,000 – £ 40,000 gross per annum

Required asap

* This family would also consider a live-out permanent nanny if they were happy with the hours and also would accept a temporary nanny*

Friendly family have a vacancy for an experienced nanny or university student to take sole charge of children 12 yrs & 8 yrs during their Easter school holidays

Duties will include organising fun activities for the children, to include trips to the cinema, playground, local attractions and co-ordinate play dates. Home based craft activities, baking playing games etc. Assisting them with any school work they need to catch up with. Preparing and cooking healthy and nutritious meals for the children

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality, be energetic and love being outdoors, reliable, dependable with good time keeping

Current DBS and first aid

Non smoker

Good spoken English

Smart & tidy appearance

Car driver & owner

Live locally

£ 11.00 per hour

Required:

8am – 6pm

30 March – 3 April
6 April – 9 April
14 April – 17 April

Friendly family have a vacancy for a qualified/experienced nanny to take sole charge of their children 8 months old and 3.5 years old

Potential candidates must be cheerful and fun, love being outdoors with the children and be physically fit and active. Able to organise age appropriate activities for the children inside and outside of the home. Must have a good understanding of nutrition and be able to menu plan, prepare and cook healthy and nutritious meals for the children

Dependable, reliable with good time keeping

Relevant experience working as a nanny with a proven track record and longevity in previous roles

Excellent references

Current DBS, ideally on the update service, paediatric first aid and public liability insurance

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence and own car, work use of a car is provided

Must like dogs

Required 3 days per week ( will consider any 3 week days)

7.30am – 5.30pm

£ 12.00 gross p.a

Required March/April

Friendly family moving from London have a vacancy for a qualified and experienced nanny to take sole charge of their children 1 year old and 3.5 years old

Potential candidates must be cheerful, kind, caring and fun. Must have previous experience working as a private nanny with a proven track record and longevity in roles. A nanny that is familiar with the area and can organise and take the children to age appropriate activities and organise home based painting, arts, crafts and baking

Nursery duties

Must have a good understanding of nutrition, able to menu plan, prepare and cook healthy and nutritious meals for the children

Ofsted registered

Current DBS, ideally on the update service, paediatric first aid

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence and car suitable for transporting the children in with business class insurance

Physically fit and active

Smart and tidy appearance

Excellent references from all previous employers

4 days per week:

Tuesday – Thursday – 7.30am – 5.45pm
Friday 7.30am – 5pm

Salary in the region of £ 30,000 gross p. (dependant on qualifications and experience)

Required 7th April

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We are looking for a long-term Housekeeper Cook to ensure our family home is kept clean, tidy, organised and fully stocked. A Housekeeper who will take it upon themselves to ensure that the property is well cared for and secure, but to also use their initiative to complete errands and seasonal deep cleaning at suitable times

The ideal candidate must possess previous experience of working as a Housekeeper Cook within a private residence, be flexible, friendly, reliable, possess excellent attention to detail and enjoy being around children

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Preparing light weekly lunches and the occasional evening meal – nothing fancy, but healthy, nutritious dishes (vegetarian meals that can have meat or fish added to one serving)
Someone who has a keen interest in Asian cooking
Assisting with dinner party cooking as and when required
Clearing away, tidying and cleaning the kitchen and rooms where food is eaten
Keeping the fridge clean and ensuring out of date items are discarded
Keeping store cupboards stocked and tidy
Tidying and cleaning bathrooms, bedrooms and living areas
Deep cleaning
Wardrobe management
Errands
Receiving deliveries
Grocery shopping
Maintaining stock levels of household products
Keeping the house running like clockwork

Attributes required:

Non smoker
Flexible
Car driver and owner
Good with children
Friendly and approachable
Physically fit and active
Possess a confidential nature
Able to take direction, but also be proactive, plan ahead and prioritise
Dependable, reliable with good time keeping
High standards of cleanliness and housekeeping

This position can be a live-out or live-in position, separate accommodation can be provided

Monday – Friday with occasional weekends-time off during the week will be given to accommodate this

45 hour working week

£ 30,000 – £ 35,000 gross p.a

Required February/March

Friendly informal family have a vacancy for a qualified or experienced nanny, this vacancy may also suit a nursery nurse or teaching assistant or similar looking for their first nanny position

Duties will include taking and collecting children 8 years and 9 years from school, after school activities and play dates. Keeping children’s rooms and bathrooms clean and tidy, laundry and ironing, errands and shopping, assisting with homework and after school crafts. Preparing and cooking healthy and nutritious meals for the children

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality, be kind, caring, calm yet firm and fun loving. Someone who has a passion for working with children, prior experience teaching or SEN experience would be a bonus as 8 year old has ADHD

Dependable, reliable with good time keeping

Ofsted registered or willing to become Ofsted registered

Current DBS, paediatric first aid and excellent references

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence and own car

Good spoken English

Smart and tidy appearance

Monday – Thursday

40 hours per week between 7.30am – 7pm

£ 21,000 – £ 22,000 gross p.a

Required asap

Friendly family have a vacancy for a Polish speaking nanny/housekeeper to assist them with the care of their children 3.5 years old, 5 years old and new baby due in July

Duties will include care of the children, housework, laundry, ironing, cooking for the children, walking the dog, errands etc

Potential candidates must have a cheerful disposition, be friendly, kind, caring and fun. Have the ability to be independent and take the initiative when needed

Dependable, reliable with good timekeeping

Car driver and owner

Non smoker

DBS, paediatric first aid

Excellent references

Animal lover, family have a friendly Labrador

Term -time hours:

Monday – Friday – 25-30 hours per week to include some afternoons and occasional evening babysitting

School holiday hours:

Monday – Friday – 50 hours per week to include some travel with the family over the summer

Salary – £ 25,000 gross p.a

Required April/May

Opportunities for Qualified or Experienced Nannies, University Students or similar with childcare experience eg: Teacher training students etc

Holiday Camp Supervisors to provide childcare & overnight supervision for residential equestrian holidays for children aged 7-16 years

Key responsibilities:

Supervision of children
Dispensing of medication when needed
Providing a safe environment
Follow all safety procedures
To act as a point of contact for Parents
Ensure all children maintain a standard of hygiene
Ensure all children follow the daily routine of the Holiday Camp
To maintain clear communication with the holiday administrator, instructors & other staff members

Potential candidates required skills:

Organised & reliable
Good communication skills
Good with children
Punctual with a good attitude
Approachable & friendly
A good team player

Qualifications required:

First Aid
Child Safe Guarding Training
Enhanced DBS
Non smoker
Driving licence & own car preferable as rural location
Love of the countryside
An advantage if you have equestrian knowledge & can ride, but not essential

Required Sundays – 3pm – 10pm
Monday – Friday – 7am – 9am & 5pm – 10pm
Saturday – 7am – 11am

Will be required to stay over in the cabin each night with the children & may be required to get up in the night if a child is unwell or home sick

£ 600 gross per week

Full board & breakfast & evening meal are provided

Required:

16th – 22nd February
24th – 30th May
Various weeks from 28th June – 31st October

School holidays throughout 2020

Friendly family have a vacancy for a qualified or experienced nanny to take sole charge of their 14 month old son

Potential candidates must have a cheerful disposition, be kind, caring and fun. Dependable, reliable with excellent time keeping

Previous experience working as a Nanny or similar will be required

Duties will include sole care of child, taking to relevant baby groups etc to ensure he gets to mix with other children and adults. Organising his breakfast and lunch, keeping the house tidy and putting on some laundry etc

Ideally a nanny who is Ofsted registered

Current DBS and paediatric first aid

Full clean driving licence and own car with business class insurance suitable for transporting a child in

Non smoker

Excellent references

Dog lover, family have a friendly Labrador

Required:

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

7.45am – 12.45pm

£ 11.00 – £ 12.00 gross per hour

Required asap

*Sorry this position is not suitable for a nanny wanting to bring their own child to work with them*

Experienced Carer/Companion required to provide basic care and companionship to 89 year old lady with early stages Alzheimers

Duties will include basic personal care, preparing snacks and simple meals and companionship

DBS disclosure and excellent references will be required

Non smoker

Must live locally because of the hours needed

Car driver & owner

Required 2 hours per day, can be flexible on hours

Monday – Friday

£ 20.00 gross per hour (on a self employed basis)

Required asap

– Position filled

Friendly family have a vacancy for an experienced nanny/housekeeper to assist them in the running of their family home and care of 18 month old and twins due in January 2020

The role is split between 50% childcare and 50% housekeeping. Duties will include assisting and on occasions taking sole charge of the children, general household cleaning, laundry, ironing and meal preparation

Potential candidates must have a cheerful disposition, be kind, caring and patient. Dependable, reliable with good time-keeping

Current DBS and paediatric first aid

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence and own car

Good understanding of nutrition, able to prepare and cook healthy and nutritious meals for the children

Physically fit and active

Family would consider 3 or 4 days per week and can be flexible in regard to which days and hours

30 – 40 hours per week over 3 or 4 days

£ 21,000 – £ 28,000 gross p.a depending on qualifications, experience and hours and days agreed

Required January 2020

Friendly family have a vacancy for a cheerful experienced Housekeeper to care for their large family home

Duties will include a high standard of cleaning, tidying, laundry, keeping the pantry and fridge clean and in order, feeding pets, errands and occasionally keeping an eye on the children when mum needs to pop out

Potential candidates must have previous experience working as a housekeeper for a private family, ideally in a large residence, must have a proven track record and longevity in employment

Cheerful disposition, kind and caring

Dependable, reliable with excellent time keeping

Must be comfortable working in a household with children, family have a 6 year old, 7 year old and a 11 year old who has high functioning autism

Animal lover essential – family have 2 dogs, 1 cat and a small snake

Car driver and owner

Non smoker

Excellent references will be required from all previous employers

Required:

3 days per week – Monday, Friday and 1 other day (can be flexible on the third day)

9am – 4pm

£ 16380.00 gross p.a

Required asap

Friendly family have a vacancy for an experienced nanny/housekeeper to assist them with the running of their family home and care of their children 7 years old and 10 years old

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality, be kind, caring, fun and patient. Naturally tidy and organised, flexible with a can-do attitude. Dependable, reliable with good time keeping

Duties will include taking and collecting children to and from school, preparation and cooking of their meals, assisting with their homework, helping with bedtime, preparing school bags etc. In the school holidays organising age appropriate activities inside and outside of the home. When children are at school duties will include general housework, laundry, ironing, errands, shopping, meal preparation and cooking. Family may be getting a dog so care of the dog during the day

A good understanding of nutrition, able to menu plan, prepare and cook healthy and nutritious simple meals

Current DBS, paediatric first aid and excellent references

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence, work use of car will be provided

Good spoken English

Smart and tidy appearance

Live locally

Required:

Monday – Friday

45 hours between the times 7am – 7pm – flexible starts and finishes

£ 26,000 – £ 28,000 gross p.a

Required January/February 2020

Professional family are looking for a qualified/experienced live-in nanny to take sole charge of their children 8 years old, 11 years old and 13 years old

Duties will include taking/collecting children from school/after school activities. Organisation of school timetables for each child, liaising with school as needed, school uniform and sports kit inventory management, making sure all 3 children do homework and assist with any school projects, laundry and ironing for children, keeping their bedrooms clean, organised and tidy, menu planning, preparation and cooking of healthy and nutritious meals for children, walking the family dog, errands and shopping. Working alongside the family housekeeper. Proxy parenting when required

Potential candidates must have a cheerful personality, be high energy, organised and tidy and can work as an integral part of the family team. Dependable, reliable, good time keeping

Previous experience working in a similar environment will be required

Current DBS, paediatric first aid and excellent references

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence and own car, work use of a car will be provided

A separate private self contained 1 bedroom flat with its own entrance will be provided for the nanny

Monday – Friday

6.45am – 7.30pm plus up to 2 nights babysitting (During term time there will be free time during the day for the nanny)

£ 35,000 gross p.a

Required April 2020

Friendly family of 4 have a vacancy for a house manager/nanny to organise their family home and care for their boys 11 years and 13 years

Duties will include:

Menu planning and budget management
Preparing and cooking meals with high quality, fresh ingredients eg: good quality family cooking to include lasagne, cottage pie etc
Managing stock and ordering food and household supplies from Ocado or driving to supermarkets/butchers etc
Organising, tidying and keeping all utensils clean and tidy
Preparing meals for the freezer
Taking dogs for daily walks, trips to the groomers etc
Posting letters/parcels
Laundry
Children’s ironing and sorting of clothes
Packing for holidays
Collecting children from bus stop or school
Planning the school week, liaising with the school if necessary
Ensuring homework and music practice is completed
Name taping clothes for children
Buying children’s clothes/shoes as necessary
Buying presents for parties
Care of children in the school holidays

Potential candidates must have relevant employment experience, a proven employment history with longevity in previous roles

Current DBS, first aid

Non smoker

Full clean driving licence and own car

Cheerful disposition, kind and caring

Dependable, reliable with excellent time keeping

Excellent family cook

Animal lover

Required:

Monday – Friday

11am – 8pm

£ 27,000 – £ 30,000 gross p.a (depending on experience)

Required March/April