Full Time Nanny/Housekeeper Sawbridgeworth £26,000 TC 522

A family in Sawbridgeworth are looking for a full time Nanny / Housekeeper to care for their 2 girls aged 9 and 10 years old. This is a full time permanent position and can be live out or live in. There is separate accommodation on site, fully self contained.

This family are looking for a capable happy Nanny / Housekeeper, who will be adaptable and confident in this role. You will have had experience working in a similar position before and enjoy working withholder children. Nanny will be a confident cook providing healthy, nutritious meals for the whole family, and will have a good repertoire interesting dishes. You will also take pride in the housekeeping side of the role and work to a high standard. Nanny will have a good education, maths and computer skills essential, you will also be easy to have around with good communication skills.

Duties include sole charge of the children in the mornings, and getting them ready for school, breakfasted and then the school run to a local prep school. Returning home to complete housekeeping tasks which includes all the family washing and ironing, bed linen changes, and keeping the house clean and tidy ( a cleaner is kept for heavy cleaning) You will cook a super meal for the girls and the parents for when they come home. The afternoon school run, and taking to clubs etc as needed. You will ensure all homework is completed and that the girls are fully prepared for the following school day with books, kit etc. Full sole charge of the girls in the holidays with outings and playdates. One child had a mild nut allergy to peanuts, nanny will be trained to use an Epi-Pen, if not already familiar.

Hours are Monday and Friday 08.00- 18.00 and Tuesday – Friday 07.00 – 19.00

Salary is £26,000 gross per annum with a March start

If you would like to work with this interesting family please call Natalie on 01245 477297 and send your up to date CV to Natalie@townandcountrynannies.co.uk Be Quick!

Temp Maternity Nanny TC 485

A very calm welcoming family in Felsted are looking for a temporary maternity nanny. This is the family’s first baby boy.

The nanny will have experience working with new born babies and new first-time mothers. The nanny will hold a childcare qualification, have a clean DBS and hold a paediatric first aid certificate, along with a clear driving licence. The nanny will have a clam and natural disposition and enjoy working with new-borns, you will have experience settling a new-born into a sleep and feeding routine working alongside mother.

Your main duties are the care of the new-born allowing mum to recover from surgery, help to structure a routine, change bed linen when required and support mother with feeds.

The family are looking for a nanny for the first 5 weeks, the baby is due via C-section the 1st week of November, the family will require a nanny for 3-4 hours per day with flexibility for more hours if required, the nanny will also be required for 2 overnight stays per week. Salary of £12-14 gross per hour.

If you wish to work with a new-born please call Natalie on 01245 477297 and send a copy of your CV to Natalie@townandcountrynannies.co.uk Please be quick!!

Live in or out Nanny Brentwood TC 483

Professional family in Hutton Brentwood are looking for an experienced Nanny/Housekeeper for two boys aged 4 and 14 years. This is a live in or live out position, and the family are offering a large bedroom with en suite facilities TV, WIFI and an on-duty car. They also have a friendly Scottish terrier. They are looking for a nanny for the longer term, this is a permanent position.

The successful candidate will be used to working with high net worth families, and the standards that accompany this, particularly on the housekeeping front. You will be experienced and organised, with a sense of loyalty and fun with the children, you will be a self-starter and be happy to run a large home. You will be a good cook from scratch and have experience as a nanny with both age groups. To fit with this family, you will have a vivacious and outgoing personality who will get on with everyone easily. You will hold a childcare qualification, a clear DBS, paediatric first aid and a clean driving licence.

Duties include sole charge of the children, school runs to a local independent school, morning and afternoon in term time. Producing a good home cooked tea for the return and also producing a meal for the rest of the family. During holidays you will devise interesting and stimulating activities and trips out. You may be asked to accompany the family on holidays both in the winter (skiing) and summer (beach) holidays. The housekeeping part of your role includes a full weekly clean of the house (not in one go!) washing and ironing of bedlinen and clothes and producing good food as described. The family are house-proud and like to keep their home neat and tidy. You may be asked to complete other tasks to keep the home running well and you should be in a position to flag these up.

Hours are Monday, Tuesday Thursday and Friday 8 – 8

Salary is circa £550-£640 gross per week for live in or £12 – 14 gross for live out, dependant on experience, with an October start.

If you would like to work with this lovely, welcoming family and can evidence the skills required please send your CV to Paula@townandcountrynannies.co.uk and call Paula on 01245 477297

Live in Nanny rural Ongar TC 472

A dynamic and outdoorsy family in a small village close to Ongar are looking for a super live in Nanny for their two girls aged 2.5 years and 13months. The family have both indoor and outdoor animals. This is a permanent position, and the family are looking for a nanny who will want to stay for the longer term. The family are providing self contained accommodation next to their home which has a bedroom, large sitting room, bathroom and galley kitchen. All on duty meals to be provided.

The Nanny this family are seeking will be outgoing, a great communicator and have confidence in the role. You will be a real team player and happy to muck in where required. You will hold a childcare qualification, a clean DBS, paediatric first aid and hold a clean driving licence. You will be or willing to be Ofsted registered. You will need your own car to get to the house, but an on duty car will be provided. You will be a decent cook and be happy to be out and about with the children. Including driving to the Northwest of England to visit grandparents. You will be aware of health and safety and make regular risk assessments of the girls’ environment. Most of all you will be fun to have around, organised and reliable.
Duties include sole charge of both girls, cooking meals for them and ensuring they have interesting and stimulating days regular trips and fresh air as well as calm at home times. A good selection of activities needs to be planned as do weekly menus. Trips to the dentist and other health professionals as required, and ensuring they meet their milestones. Usual nursery duties are required, cleaning and tidying of rooms and laundry for the girls. On occasion when the family is super busy it would be appreciated if you could produce a meal for the whole family. The family travel and would like Nanny to accompany them on holiday, there will be extra remuneration for being away with them. Occasionally there will be overnight stays, with good notice, as will some babysitting and hours at weekends (rare) The parents wish to reassure candidates that they are fair and reasonable with hours and give plenty of notice.

Hours: Monday-Friday 07.00 – 19.00

Salary is circa £26,000 gross per year with a mid September start.

If you would like to work with this genuine family please call Paula on 01245 477297 and send your CV to paula@townandcountrynannies.co.uk

Live in/out Nanny Bishops Stortford TC 429


Busy family in Bishops Stortford are looking for a live in or out nanny for their 5 year old twins (boy and girl) and new baby due April. The family also have 2 small dogs, cats and horses. The family can offer accommodation in a separate self contained flat with kitchen away from the main house. TV and access to wifi. This is a permanent position

Nanny needs to be active, reliable, organised and sensible but also fun with a can do attitude.  An appreciation for being outdoors is essential, (a love of music and or horses would also help!) You will hold a childcare qualification, first aid, driving licence and a clear DBS. An on duty car is provided. helpful if nanny can cook. The children swim regularly at grandparents house so a swimmer would be useful. There will be days when nanny duties are for other members of the family and may involve looking after a 4 year old girl and 6 month baby boy (but never all of them).

Duties include sole charge of the baby and a shared combination of school run / after school activities for the twins with parents. Usual nanny duties expected.

Hours are Monday – Thursday and may be flexible initially as baby arrives with a lot of care of the twins and may be two days full time and two days before and after, progressing to full time when mum is back at work. Flexibility is key!

Salary is circa £400 gross per week dependant on experience


Live in Nanny Gide Park, Romford TC 416

Busy family in Gidea Park Romford are looking for a live in nanny for their two boys aged 3 & 1 years. This position is temporary from March to October/November of this year when a review will decide if they wish to continue. The family offer a large bedroom and bathroom, wifi and television, they also have a miniature Pinscher dog.

The nanny this family are looking for will be active, reliable, organised and sensible. However, you will be fun, especially with the children and enjoy your life as a live in Nanny. You will hold a childcare qualification, a clear DBS and first aid and preferably be a driver, there is an on duty car. You will enjoy being busy and creative with two boys who are full of life. Nanny will be a good cook and produce interesting meals for both boys.

Duties include sole charge of the boys, nursery runs for them both as one attends three sessions and the other is just starting. Preparing lovely meals and providing interesting days for them both with activities inside and outside the home. You may have sole charge during the night as sometimes parents have a very early start in the mornings (03.30!) You will be expected to perform the usual nursery duties of the boys’ washing and ironing, bedlinen, etc and it would be appreciated if you could run the hoover round to help out (no other duties for parents)

Hours are Monday-Friday 07.00- 18.00 and you could go home or stay at weekends There may be extra days at weekends if you wanted overtime, it is not expected.

Salary is up to £400 gross per week dependant on experience.

If you would like to work with this busy and welcoming family please call Paula on 01245 477297 and send your CV to paula@townandcountrynannies.co.uk