Live-out Nanny/ Housekeeper, Switzerland

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Nanny-Housekeeper, Wollerau, Switzerland*
CH 2028
7.45am- 4.45pm
CHF 5500- 6500 gross/ month

For a professional German couple we are looking for a German speaking nanny/ housekeeper to work full-time at their home. Drivers only.

The couple has two children (girl, 5 and boy, 8) who both go to school. They live in a large property with an indoor pool close to Zurich lake. A gardener cares twice a week for the garden and cars. The family seek someone well experienced with children and housekeeping who helps run the household and looks after the children’s homework and activities.

The duties of the Nanny/ Housekeeper

  • Bring/ Take kids from school
  • Prepare snacks for children
  • Oversee homework
  • Take children to activities
  • Create aged appropriate games
  • Babysit one night a week, if needed
  • Light housekeeping as required
  • Take care of laundry
  • Make beds and tidy rooms
  • Help with packing
  • Run errands and shop for the household


Requirements of the Nanny/ Housekeeper

  • 4 years’ experience in a household with similar ages
  • Fluency in German (fluency in English beneficial)
  • Clean drivers’ license (and experience of driving in Switzerland)
  • Excellent communications and organizational skills
  • Candidates must already be in Switzerland
  • Written references from past families
  • A recent security check

The family seek a strong support for their household as they both lead busy lives, someone who can prioritize well and can organize their own tasks. They seek someone cheerful, sporty with a positive outlook, able to connect well with the children. Occasional proxy parenting may be needed - for extra pay. Please be aware that employees in Switzerland must take out their own health insurance.

Hours: 7.45am - 4.45pm with an hour for lunch Monday to Friday plus one night of babysitting (if needed). Some flexibility may be needed, time in lieu given.

Salary: CHF 5500 - 6500 a month gross depending on experience

* To comply with Swiss laws this role is placed through our sister agency, see CONTACT page for details. Please apply through Luxury Assets only. Thank you. 

To start: as soon as possible