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4th March 2018, 11:30am – 5:30pm

Central London location

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NANNY, Fulham, London SW6
(closest tube Parsons Green)

The family is looking for a live in nanny for sole charge over a 9 year old girl and 7 year old boy. The nanny must be a native English speaker, must have a valid UK driving ​license and show ability to manage homework for the children. The need someone who is personable, reliable, highly organized, energetic and proactive. The nanny will need to cook for the children. Working days Monday to Friday (7am to 8:30am) and (3:15pm to 8pm). Salary negotiable. Interviewing now.

Start: After Easter break (end of April)

​MANDARIN SPEAKING ​NANNY / NIGHT NURSE, London NW6​ (closest tube West Hampstead)​

​​A fully fluent Mandarin​/English​ speaking nanny/night nurse is needed to look after 4 months old baby and 4 and a half year old child. The nanny must be positive, energetic, tidy, organised person with good time management. The candidate needs to encourage the development in skills which are relevant to the children’s age and level of motor and social development e.g. physical milestones, puzzles, reading, painting, writing, arithmetic, drawing, music, telling the time, personal hygiene etc. The nanny will need to take the children to and from school, activities, sports, play dates & GP when necessary. Basic housekeeping is required. ​Nannying two days a week 8am – 7.30pm and Night nursing ​Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8pm – 8am. The Night Nursing will probably only be needed till June/July. Driver preferred but not essential. Offered salary £14-£16/h. ​​ Interviewing now.

Start: ASAP

TEMPORARY NANNY, Hampstead, London

An experienced, energetic and active live in nanny is needed to look ​after ​2 years old twin boys. This is a 24/6, live in role and the nanny will be responsible of all duties regarding the children. The family would like to interview potential candidates on 18th February and the role will start on 19th February and will last one month. Salary negotiable.

Start: 19th February 2018

LIVE IN NANNY, Knightsbridge, London SW1

A live in nanny is needed to look after a 7 year old girl. The family is looking for an experienced and creative (arts, craft​s​) candidate who is fully fluent in English. Working hours are Monday – Friday, 7am – 7pm. The girl is in school from 8:15 until 3:30-4pm and goes to bed at 8pm. Additional babysitting ​in the evening ​will be required ​sometimes ​and will be extra paid. Typical nanny duties, including food preparation and laundry for the girl. The family travels a lot and the nanny will be requested to accompany them. UK​,​EU ​or USA ​passport is a must. Salary offered £500 net/week. Interviewing after 16th February 2018.


WEEKEND NANNY, Knightsbridge, London SW1

A live out nanny is needed to look after a 7 year old girl during weekends. The family is looking for an experienced and creative (arts, craft​s​) candidate who is fully fluent in English. Working hours are on Saturday and |Sunday, 7am – 7pm. The girl goes to bed at 8pm. Additional babysitting will be required ​sometimes in the evening ​and will be extra paid. Typical nanny duties, including food preparation and laundry for the girl. Salary offered £12-15 net/hour. Interviewing after 16th February 2018.


HOUSEKEEPER, Kingston, London KT2

An experienced and sophisticated housekeeper, fully fluent in English, is needed in Kingston. The family has three children, aged 8,12 and 17, and a six bedroom house. Typical housekeeping duties plus eventual help with the 8 year old when needed. This is live out, Monday to Friday, full day role. Salary negotiable. Interviewing now – immediate start.

Start: ASAP

NANNY, Primrose Hill, London
(closest tube station Swiss ​C​ottage)

​​A live out nanny is needed to look after three children, 11 year old girl and two boys aged 9 and 6. Typical nanny duties, only child care, no housekeeping duties. No weekends, from Monday to Friday. Working hours during term time will be 2pm – 7:30pm or 8pm and during mid ​term break and holidays 10am – 6pm or 7pm. Confident driver is a must. Salary offered £450-£550/week. Interviewing now.

Start: ASAP

GOVERNESS/NANNY, Kingston, London SW15

A Saudi family, living in Kingston SW15, ​with​ three children, a girl aged 6 and a half, a boy aged 4 and a baby boy 10 months old. They are looking for a native English speaking Governess/Nanny, preferably experienced in teaching British primary curriculum and child psychology. Until June 2018 the candidate will attend the school with the girl and help her with English and Maths primarily. After June the candidate will ​help sometimes with​ the baby while the ​older children ​ ​are​ in the school. Main duties will be to help the girl and older boy with school. No housekeeping duties. Working hours will be Monday – Friday, 10 hour per day (7:30am – 7:30pm) with 2 hours break. Offered salary £800 gross/week. This could be alive in or a live out role. If live in, en suite bedroom with bathroom will be provided. Driver preferred. Immediate start! Interviewing now – face to face or Skype.

Start​: ASAP

NANNY, Fulham​/​Barnes, London

​​A family is relocating from Paris to London and they are looking for a fully fluent English speaking nanny to help them with their 2 boys aged 7 and 9. This is a live out role, Monday to Friday, 2pm​ – 8pm. The ​nanny​ will pick up the children form the school at 3:30​pm​ and they would like the nanny to ​start​ at 2pm to have time to prepare food for the boys and prepare everything for the rest of the day. Typical nanny duties will be required. Occasional babysitting will be required. Driver is a must. Offered salary £500-£700 per week. The mother is interviewing face to face in London.

Start: mid April 2018

NANNY, Geneva, Switzerland​

​​A family needs a live ​in nanny to look after a ​2 and a half year old ​girl and ​8 months old baby ​boy. They live in a cast​l​e, 30 minutes from Geneva. ​The nanny must be a native English speaker, flexible and preferably with Montessori experience. ​Typical nanny duties (sole charge of the children, food preparation). 6 working days per week, form 9:00 each day until 14:00 each day. The family is traveling a lot and the nanny will be required to join them and to have great flexibility. Occasional babysitting in the evening will be required as well (extra​ pay​). The caste is fully staffed but occasionally it will be required form the nanny to jump in and replace someone if necessary (prepare food, light housekeeping). Separate bedroom and bathroom will be provided. Diver preferred. The role will last 6 mon​ths. ​Offered salary £​500 – £​60​0​/week depending on experience. Interviewing now​ via Skype​.

Start: 1st May 2018

NANNY, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi family (three girls aged 8, 6 and 3) is looking for an English speaking nanny. They have a team of nannies and fully staffed household. The candidate will be looking after all basic needs of the children, playing with them as well as accompanying to playdate and school occasionally. Working hours approx 1 1/2h – 2h in the morning (preparing girls for school), then off until 13h, girls are back at 14h, work until they go to bed, 6 days a week. Travelling during mid term breaks and holidays, mostly Europe, will be required. This is live in position, accommodation and food provided (a separate bedroom). Interviewing now via Skype. Salary offered £650 – £800/week.

Start: ASAP


A bright 9 year old prep school boy in Notting Hill seeks a kind, smart and energetic sole charge tutor/nanny. The candidate must have excellent spoken and written English, including grammar, and highly numerate with relevant tutoring experience plus excellent UK references. They are looking for someone who is kind, caring, trustworthy, reliable, well organised, good communicator, a team player with strong values and are confident about being a mentor/in a position of leadership. It would be ideal to enjoy reading, and an interest in science, chess, swimming, cycling, hockey or music is a bonus. Responsibilities will be to chaperone the boy to, and from, school and after school activities in London; liaise with the school teachers on behalf of the parents; supervise homework and extension lessons in English, mathematics and reasoning; visit libraries, museums, galleries, theatres, cinemas and play games. No domestic duties. During school term working hours will be Monday to Friday from 4:30pm–7:00pm (12.5 hrs/week) and during school holidays: Monday to Friday from 8:00am-6:00pm (55 hrs/week). Dates of the school terms and school holidays will be specified at the start of the contract. This is a live out role and offered salary is £12.00 – £20.00 per hour depending on ability and experience in tutoring (28 days annual leave and sick leave). Interviewing now.

Start: ASAP

GOVERNESS/GOVERNOR, Moscow – Monaco – Singapore

A Russian family located in Moscow – Monaco – Singapore (changing location quite often) would like to hire a team of 2 native English speaking Governesses/Governors to introduce English language to their children – girls aged 6 and 8 and a boy aged 4. The candidate should be qualified and experienced (PGCE/CELTA/QTS), flexible, hardworking, friendly, great role model. The working schedule will be 6/1, the day off will change depending on the family’s plans. Full day working hours. The main duties will take place in the morning and will continue until the children go to bed. Flexibility and frequent traveling with the family is required. A great package with a very competitive salary, accommodation with the family in a wonderful homes located in Moscow, Monaco and Singapore and the opportunity to travel worldwide. This is live in position and all expenses are paid. Long term position. Offered salary £1.000+ per week. Interviewing now via Skype.

Start: ASAP

GOVERNESS/NANNY, Putney, London SW15

A sole charge, live in governess is needed to look after a boy aged 7 and a girl aged 4. Governess duties – taking charge of children’s educational development and homework, moving them to the top of their classes and ​preparing for ​8+​ entry exams​. Nanny duties – getting children ready for school, taking ​to and ​from school and to after school activities, preparing​ ​healthy meals, bathing them, keeping their rooms and playroom tidy, ​organising ​children’s laundry. The children are both in school and their mother takes charge ​from​ 6:30​pm​ on most​ ​work days. Working hours 7:30​am​ – 9:00am, 3:00​pm ​-​ ​6:30pm ​and​ at least one night a week ​until ​8pm. ​Family is in Gloucestershire​ on​ weekends meaning most weekends are free, although it would be ideal if the governess/nanny ​can accompany them from time to time​. ​Accommodation provided in the main house but are looking to move in order to accommodate the nanny in a separate quarter​​. ​Spanish speaker is a bonus but not necessary. Confident driver is a must. Long term contract, salary negotiable. Interviewing now.

Start​: ASAP

​TEMPORARY ​MATERNITY NANNY, ​Beaufort Gardens,​ Knightsbridge, London​ SW3

An experienced maternity nurse/nanny urgently needed to help with one month old baby. Help is needed for one ​-​ two weeks, from 8am until 5pm. Salary negotiable. Immediate start.

Start: Immediate


An experienced, native British nanny is needed to look after a 8 year old girl. Working hours are Monday to Friday from approximately 15:45​h​ until 19:30​h​ each day, around 20h per week.

The duties will be:

– picking up the girl from school (approx 1 mile from home)

– play in the park weather permitting

– after school snack or hot meal, heated up or prepared by nanny

– assistance/supervision of homework

– taking the girl to and from clubs and after school classes

– feeding the girl supper

– preparing her for bed, including bath time

– arranging play dates, trips to museums, theatre and other cultural, educational or fun activities

– prepare the girl’s school clothes and snacks for the next day and supervise all aspects related to school and communication​.​

This is preferably a live out role, but the family is willing to consider a live in option. Driving licence is a plus but not a must. Offered salary is £10 – £12 per hour​,​ ideally around £200 per week. Additional hours are by negotiation. Long term contract. Interviewing now.

Start: ASAP

TEMPORARY NANNY, London/Portugal

Temporary nanny is needed for a 7 months old baby. The family will be staying in central London 29th-31st March and form 8th -17th April. During this period they would like to hire a live-out nanny from 8am-8pm. The nanny will need to travel with them 31st March- 7th April to Portugal (live-in, 24/7, a separate bedroom, ​bathroom may be shared). Salary £10 per hour. Interviewing now.

Start​: 29th March 2018

WEEKEND NANNY, Chelsea, London SW3

Weekend nanny, native English or native French speaker, is needed to look after 3 and a half year old boy. The nanny will work full time on Saturday and Sunday​. Experience with three year old children is required. Separate bedroom and bathroom provided if the nanny would like to stay on Saturday night. Salary negotiable, depending on experience. Interviewing after 1st January.

Start​: ASAP

GOVERNESS/NANNY, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

A high profile family is looking for a native British governess to look after their 3 children. Working hours 11am-11pm, 5 days a week.


  • Bring structure, etiquette & manners and teach the children after school hours on the British Curriculum – Yr2 and Yr3.
  • Most of the work will take place after two girls return from school after 3pm – British School in Tashkent. The governess does not need to pick them up, they have drivers.
  • Knows how to teach British Curriculum and support studies
  • Other time the governess will be with 2 year old girl (youngest child), who has two local nannies looking after. The governess will be basically required to be around and speak to her in English and get her learn some words, sing songs, etc.
  • Be active and go to some sports with the girls too.

Travelling with the family will not be required. Holidays will be given during term times. Top notch conditions, separate accommodation provided, fully staffed household. Salary offered £1200​ – £1,500​ per week. Urgent!

Start: ASAP

GOVERNESS, High Street Kensington, London

A family living in central London with three children – boy 8, girl 5 and girl 2 is looking for an experienced ​live-out ​full time after-school/weekend /holiday governess.

The requirements:

​Highly qualified​

Teaching experience

Track record of achieving places in top London/UK schools

Ability to create engaging, original activities/games to develop children’s critical thinking skills, expand vocabulary, maths skills, reading, creativity

Ability to create a study plan for each child for every two weeks and be able to update it regularly

Ability to help with school work

Be ready to travel with the family on holiday

Family aims to​:

Prepare children for exams into top London schools

Develop children’s maths​, ​vocabulary and go beyond the schools curriculum

All three children are at school during the week until 3pm/5pm so the work would be either during the evenings, weekend and/or during the holidays. Travel with the family will be required.

Salary negotiable. Interviewing now.


Start ASAP

GOVERNESS, Moscow, Russia

​Russian family needs two bilingual governess (English & French and English & Italian). They have two boys aged 5 and 3. This is rota system, 28 days on/28 days off. Working days will be 6 days on/1 day off 8-10 hours a day (at least 1 hour break on the middle of the day). Accommodation provided, separate one bedroom apartment. They are spending summer time in Italy. Fully staffed household. Salary depends of qualification, for highly qualified and motivated up to £350 per day.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Assisting in all aspects of the children’s education

Providing a safe loving and happy environment for the children to flourish

Creating weekly plans that schedule lessons and development co-ordinating with any other child carers’ existing schedules

Giving regular feedback to the children’s parents regarding the children’s progress and development

Providing all necessary nursery duties including keeping the children’s bedroom bathroom playroom and toys/equipment tidy and clean

Keeping the children active and stimulated with creative play and activities as age appropriate

Daily hygiene of the children and evening bath on request

Keeping all areas visited by the children tidy and clean at all times

Keeping any accommodation provided tidy and clean

Providing discipline where necessary in accordance with any directions or instructions of the children’s parents

Accompanying the family on weekends or vacations as and when required

Organising play dates and activities for the children and their guests as appropriate

In the event of the children becoming ill or any other emergencies occurring involving the children the Contractor will inform the parents and any doctor or paediatric held professional

Providing an exemplary model for the children to follow

Interviewing now, trials in February 2018.


Start: ASAP


Fully qualified teachers/tutors needed​ in Japan​, 2018​. The candidate must be a native English speaker, fully qualified and preferably with classroom experience. The candidate will teach English and/or other subjects in English in Japanese schools ​plus ​ possibilities of working with private clients. Accommodation/flights provided. One year contract with possibility to extend. If you would like to apply please let us know from when you are going to be available and what would be your expected annual salary?

Start​: 2018​