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Live in Nanny Housekeeping Job

Location London, Greater London, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Nanny
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £25,000-£30,000 GPA
Job Number  48896
Created 04 July 2018

Live in Nanny / Housekeeping Job in Earl’s Court, London


A young and creative family who have two children aged 10 and 8 years old are looking for a calm, intelligent and experienced Nanny/Housekeeper. They reside in a 6 storey 5 bedroom house and they already employ a full time Housekeeper who works Monday to Thursday, and a Maintenance man who works 5 days a week. The family has 2 rabbits, a cat and a small dog.


The role involves a mixture of shared and sole charge. You will work alongside Mum 2 days a week. Your main duties involve:


  • Nursery duties

  • Helping the Housekeeper keep the house clean and tidy

  • Family laundry and ironing

  • Wardrobe management

  • Preparing meals mainly for the children

  • Shopping

  • Morning school run three times a week

  • Picking the children up from school every day

  • Supervising homework

  • Bath and bed time

  • Ad hoc administrative duties

  • Some pet care

  • Proxy parenting

  • Running errands


The ideal person must have considerable experience with young children, be proactive, energetic, intelligent, bubbly, flexible, discreet, have a ‘can do’ attitude, be a strong swimmer, happy to work in a fast paced environment with exceptional attention to detail, friendly, hard-working, trustworthy, honest, have a common sense, be able to take initiative and be discreet.


A British or EU passport is needed as you will be required to go on holiday with the family (travel will be limited to six weeks a year).


Accommodation: Own bedroom, bathroom, kitchenette and entrance (guests will not be permitted in the accommodation)


Working Days and Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30am–7:30pm, plus babysitting 1-3 nights a week and some weekend babysitting may be required


Salary: £375 - £450 net per week - Salary dependent on experience


Starts: September 2018


Consultant: Georgia Lester


Vacancy Number: 48896

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