Nanny/ Housekeeper, London

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Nanny/ Houskeeper, Knightsbridge, London
UK 2017
Live-in (sep. accommodation)
7.30am - 5.30pm Wed - Sun
£550-£650 net/ week

We are looking for a live-in Nanny/ Housekeeper to look after two young children aged 2 and 4. No cooking or driving needed, separate accommodation locally provided. Must be willing to work weekends (time off during the week given).

The Middle Eastern family live in a large modern duplex apartment and need help with the care of the children and to keep the apartment clean and tidy. The Nanny/housekeeper is provided with a small self-contained apartment within the same complex. There is a concierge service which helps the family when needed. Food shopping is done mostly online with odd things needed daily and locally.

The duties of the Nanny/ Housekeeper:

  • Care of the children (dressing, supervision, etc.)
  • Prepare healthy meals and snacks for the children
  • Drop off at nursery (walking distance)
  • All housekeeping duties (mopping, dusting, wiping, disinfecting etc.)
  • Tidy rooms
  • Care of laundry including ironing some hand washing
  • Run errands and go shopping (locally)
  • Assist in the kitchen
  • Babysitting one evening a week (and more is paid extra)

Requirements:

  • 3 years’ experience of housekeeping in a private household
  • Experienced in dealing with young children
  • Good eye for detail
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Aware of COVID-19 hygiene measures
  • Valid First Aid certificate
  • Written references from past employers

The family are laid back and have frequent visitors, it’s a busy household with lots of entertaining. The mother loves to cook and often gets a chef in to help when numbers are larger. The family seek a nanny/housekeeper who is hard working and able to prioritize the workload while working to a high standard. Candidate should have a friendly approach and be very good overseeing young children.

The accommodation is a one bedroom apartment with a kitchen, living room, bathroom and large bedroom. There is a gym and small spa within the complex the housekeeper/ nanny can use.

Hours: Wed - Sun. 7.30am - 5.30pm with a two hour lunch break (a later start/ finish at the weekends)

Salary: £550 - £650 net a week living in (meals while on duty are provided)

Start: To start as soon as possible