Nanny job ref: PD/Barnes
Experienced daily nanny is needed for lovely family living in Barnes. They are looking for a caring, responsible and experienced nanny for their two boys who are aged 3 ½ years (at nursery x 5 mornings) and 18 months.
The ideal candidate must have an interest in leading outdoor activities year-round, lead and engage in creative play, swimming, plan playdates with other children, have an interest in educational development. They should be able to help with homework (when applicable), be dog friendly (they have a French Bulldog) and willing to cook nutritional meals for the children. In addition they should be happy to take responsibility for household management where the children are concerned (children’s laundry, tidying areas used by children, organisation of playroom and children’s wardrobes, etc). They have a preference for a candidate with a strong background in early childhood education, experience working in nurseries, and/or formal nanny training. The family have an automatic car that can be used for nursery duties should the candidate hold a current driving license.
Starts ASAP – but willing to wait for the right candidate. Monday – Friday (also willing to accommodate 4 day week of Tuesday – Friday). Preferred working hours are 8.00/8.30am – 6.30/7pm daily with optional late start of 2.30/2.45 on Monday and Wednesday, however these are only preferences, there is flexibility for the right candidate. Some optional evening babysitting as needed.
Salary: £ 10 – £12 net per hour based on experience. Holiday: 28 days per annum, with bulk of time off being August and Christmas holidays when the family are away travelling.
There may be an opportunity to travel with the family, 1-2 weeks a year but this is not essential. Typical locations include USA, Barbados, France, Italy, Austria.
Recent DBS/Police check required, no older than 1 year please. Current Paediatric First Aid and CPR certificate, or willing to attend a course for certification at the family’s cost before start. CACHE certificate or diploma in childcare and education, or Level 3 Diploma in Home-based childcare.