A nanny is a live in or live out child carer that must have at least two years experience of looking after children and/or new borns. They are responsible for providing children with a safe and caring environment in which to develop, as well as for doing the daily household duties, such as cleaning, tidying, laundry and cooking.
As we have a vast selection of vacancies and are able to find you the most suitable family weather it’s a live in, live out or on a temporary basis.
To apply you;
- Must have worked as a childcare professional for a minimum of three years or hold a relevant child care qualification.
- Have at least two years of childcare contactable references
- Already hold or be prepared to undergo an enhanced CRB (Criminal Records Bureau) check
- Hold a Valid Pediatric First Aid Certificate (or be prepared to complete one arranged by the agency)
- Passport and proof of eligibility to work in the UK
Qualifications are highly desirable and will increase salary potential, but are not essential.
A nanny will usually work 5-6 days a week, with 1-2 nights of baby-sitting. Hours are usually 45 hours a week with a salary expectation of £300-£600 per week, depending on experience, qualification and family requirements.
Live in Nannies:
Working hours are generally between 10 – 12 hours per day, Monday – Friday, with two nights baby-sitting included. Any additional time to be discussed and agreed upon at time of interviewing.
Salaries range between £300 – £400 net per week, with all meals provided.
Overseas live-in nannies salaries range between £350 – £700 net per week.
Live out Nannies:
Working hours are generally 10 hours per day, Monday – Friday. Baby sitting at weekends extra by arrangement
Salaries range between £350 – £600 net per week, depending on the job location, and experience.
Temp Nannies can expect to earn between £8-£12 per hour, depending on experience and qualification.
Nannies should work in partnership with the family, taking responsibility for the safety and development of the children.
Nannies Duties include:
- A nanny is expected to take sole charge the children
- Preparing children’s meals
- Drop off and collect children from schools or nurseries
- After-school activities
- Nannies would help your child to develop through educational games and play, and outdoor activities.
- Arrange play-dates and supervision of homework.
- Children’s laundry
- Maintaining the cleanliness of equipment, toys and rooms used by the children
- Doing Bath time
A Nanny is not expected to undertake housework for the entire family.
Apply with Olives Childcare
If you meet the above requirements please submit your CV