Nanny Housekeeper Job

Location Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Nanny
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £20,000-£25,000 GPA
Job Number  48983
Created 15 October 2018

Full Time Live In or Live Out Nanny Housekeeper New Town Edinburgh City Centre


An excellent and unique opportunity for a Nanny/Housekeeper to live and work in the highly desirable New Town area of Edinburgh. This is a superb long-term opportunity where the employers are willing to consider the possibility of live in or live out for the right candidate. This is a very busy and varied role with a lovely family, where priorities broadly cover two main areas.


Duties Include:


  • Cleaning

  • Hoovering

  • Laundry and Ironing

  • Running errands



  • Care for 2 children (aged 10 & 12) who stay every other week and attend private school nearby 6 days a week

  • Arrival of new baby mid-November - helping the mother and father in all aspects of care of the baby including some night duties.

  • Dropping off the children at school/activities as well as dropping them off at their mother’s house

  • Occasional evening babysitting

  • Helping with homework when required

  • Cooking when required 

  • Reinforcing manners

  • Occasional travel with the family on holiday


The family have a second home near Stirling where they visit and so there would be travel required with them here where necessary.


The candidate must like and be comfortable with dogs as the family have two small dog and there will be times when the family are away or out and they need to be cared for.


Qualifications in first aid / new-born first aid highly desirable


Salary: Competitive salary

Accommodation: 1 bedroom flat in the basement of the main  house, with a separate front door

Hours: 50 hours per week on a proposed split shift basis

Job Number: 48983

Responsible Consultant: Lesley Jones

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