The Nanny Service was established in 1975 and is recognised as one of the leading London Nanny Agencies. We have an excellent reputation for our integrity, friendly approach and professionalism. We provide an exclusive and bespoke service to our clients and our nannies by carefully assessing the requirements of each role before selecting the very best candidates for your position.


We supply the following:
Permanent Daily Nannies
Permanent Live-in Nannies
Part-time Nannies (full days only)
Temporary Nannies
Maternity Nurses & Consultants
Maternity Nannies & Night Nannies
International Nannies & Governesses


Available for 12 months or longer? Find details here of how to register, qualifications required and the type of jobs available.
We welcome all nannies of all nationalities with a valid work visa from Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and those who have an EU/UK passport.

Maternity Nurses

Maternity Nurse positions are available to those with a professional qualification or considerable newborn experience.
Services available are:
24 hour Maternity
Day / Night Maternity Nurses
Maternity Consultants

Nanny Job Blog

We have a great selection of full time and temporary nanny jobs available. Click here to view our current jobs.

Meet the team

Corrina and Ronel have 36 years of experience in nanny recruitment between them.

Corrina Slater

After graduating and spending time in France, Corrina joined The Nanny Service in 1995 when there were just a few major London agencies. Having worked as a Consultant for permanent full-time and temporary nannies for over 10 years the opportunity arose to purchase the agency in 2006. Since then both Corrina and Ronel have owned the agency maintaining the traditional values the agency has had since it evolved back in 1972. Corrina is also a mother and is qualified in childcare.

Ronel Engelbrecht

After qualifying in childcare 1997 in South Africa Ronel travelled to Europe where she worked as a nanny in Amsterdam and London. She joined The Nanny Service in 1999 as Office Manager and took over the additional role of running the maternity department in 2005, followed by purchasing the agency in 2006. She is also a mother and runs all aspects of the agency alongside Corrina.