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Live-in Nanny/Governess job

Location London, Greater London, UK
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Nanny
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary £35,000-£40,000 GPA
Job Number  54931
Created 11 October 2019

Live-in Nanny/Governess Job, North Kensington, £35,000-£40,000 gross per year, October start 



(54931) Busy family in North Kensington are looking for a long-term live-in Nanny/Governess to look after their three children; girl aged 14 (who is at boarding school) and boys aged 12 and 7. The candidate must be flexible and able to commit to the family long term, for at least one year. They are looking for someone outgoing, energetic, and enthusiastic and who will encourage the children to be active. The ideal candidate will have a teaching background, knowledge of the UK education system, and experience with the children’s age groups. The family also employ a housekeeper and family PA. This is an informal household.  The family have dogs.




  • General Nanny duties (no cooking as the Housekeeper does this)

  • Managing the children’s schedules

  • School runs

  • Homework support/tutoring-candidate to focus on education

  • Arranging activities




  • Days – Monday to Friday, with some flexibility for occasional weekends

  • Hours – 30 hours per week during term-time (2pm-7/8pm, 50 hours per week in school holidays (9am-7pm)

  • Babysitting – 2 nights per week (Monday to Friday)

  • Accommodation – separate studio flat with kitchenette, double bedroom and bathroom which is 10 minutes from the family’s house

  • Driving – Essential. The family will buy a car for the Nanny to use.

  • Languages – Nanny must be fluent in English

  • Travel – occasional travel required-some of which will be in the UK (the family have a 2nd home in Somerset)

  • Salary – £35,000-£40,000 gross per year depending on experience (£500-£565 net per week)

  • Start date – October




Consultant – Kerry Dempsey

Greycoat Lumleys job reference – 54931

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