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Live in or Live out Nanny Housekeeper Cook Job

Location UK, Greater London, Chelsea
Sector Housekeeping
Job Role Housekeeper / Nanny
Job Type Permanent
Employment Type Full-time
Salary £42,668.04 gross per annum
Job Number  87477
Created 18 October 2021

Live in or Live out Nanny/Housekeeper/Cook Job in Chelsea

A fabulous opportunity has arisen to work for a single mother and her 8 year old daughter. A full time Housekeeper is employed 5 days a week and there are 3 dogs & 3 cats.

Mum works and travels a lot for work so the role involves sole charge with a lot of proxy parenting.

Main duties:

  • Getting the daughter ready for school
  • Preparing breakfast
  • Schools runs
  • Arranging activities and play dates
  • Keeping the daughter entertained
  • Assisting the Housekeeper with some housework
  • Nursery duties
  • Shopping
  • Running errands
  • Dog walking (early mornings and evenings)
  • Preparing simple family meals
  • Proxy parenting
  • Travelling with the family at weekends to their home in Buckinghamshire and overseas during family holidays

The ideal person would be nurturing, flexible, able to follow instruction, take initiative and be pet friendly. Good English is essential.


  • Days – mostly 5 days with occasional 6 days (you must take your days off during the week)
  • Hours:
    • Live in: 6:30 am – 10:30 pm with a large break in the day (dogs need to go out at 9:45pm)
    • Live out: 12:30 pm - 10:30 pm with a shorter break during the day + baby sitting
  • Property: 4 bedroom house
  • Other staff: Housekeeper employed Tuesday – Saturday for 10 hours per day 
  • Pets: 3 small dogs & 3 cats
  • Accommodation – own bedroom and bathroom
  • Driver – Bonus but not essential
  • Salary – £550 - £600 net per week
  • Start date – September 2021

Consultant – Georgia Lester

Greycoat Lumleys job reference – 87477

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