Trained nanny (rota), South Kensington, London

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Trained Nanny (rota), South Kensington, London, UK
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Live-in/ out
24/7 two weeks on/ off
£1000-£1100 net/ week

We are looking for a sole charge trained career nanny (live-in or out) to work 2 weeks on/ off to look after an 18 months old girl. Childcare education, excellent English and a clean drivers’ license a must as well as past experience of working with Russian families.

The client: The young family has an 18 months old and a 6 year old who goes to school and has a private teacher looking after her during the week. The mother spends some of her time at home but does not share the nanny responsibilities. The other staff are a full time housekeeper and a private chef. Proxy parenting is not required and there are no pets.

The location: A large 4 bedroom beautifully furnished property near Gloucester Road Tube station in South Kensington. For holidays the family travel much to Spain and other locations during the school holidays, when one of the nannies would accompany them.

The duties of the sole charge nanny:

  • All nursery duties except laundry
  • Take child on walks and play dates
  • Organize interesting activities and different sports
  • Read and play games to stimulate learning
  • Report to parents on developments
  • Work as a team with the other nanny and the PA
  • Care for the 6 year old during weekends
  • Prepare snacks if required

The requirements:

  • Degree in childcare education or development
  • Mind. of 8 years’ experience working as a nanny
  • Past experience of working for Russian families
  • Fluency in English (ideally a native speaker)
  • Must have clean driver license (and London experience)
  • Current paediatric First Aid
  • DBS security check
  • Must be able to swim

The family is looking for a career nanny who is sporty, active and polished. The nanny must have a good child care education, solid nanny experience and a sound understanding of child development, so she can develop languages, manners, sports and other interests. We are seeking candidates who are positive, flexible, pro-active, well presented and well organized.

Written references from past private family will be required.

The hours: 24/7 for two weeks living in (daily 3 hour breaks), then two weeks off

The salary: £1000 - £1100 net a week paid all year round,. plus holidays

To start: as soo as possible