- Contract type
- 1120 days ago
Irish couple, based in Knightsbridge, seeking a responsible, well organised Live in nanny, /mothers helper, with a cooperative and cheerful disposition to help with a baby boy aged 18 weeks.
This is a shared charge role with the mother who works in a freelance capacity. The individual will attend to all nursery duties, feeding, bathing, bottles, baby laundry, going for walks, to play groups etc. She will need to be experienced with very young babies.
Ideally, she will be willing to help out the Mother with other duties apart from the baby duties to be discussed in advance and in cooperation with the candidate at interview stage.
Typical working hours would be 7am to 7pm, 6 days a week. 2 -3 babysitting nights a week. I will need the candidate to work on Saturdays or a weekend occasionally. I like to spend a lot of time with the baby, so there will be time off during the day, some days.
Excellent command of English, enthusiasm and flexibility are key requirements.
Good sense of humour, is fun and playful with a positive outlook on life but will also encourage good manners and behaviours as well as being interested in developing the children appropriately.
The family offers a double bedroom with TV & Wifi, own bathroom, competitive salary in a prime Central London location where all amenities are within walking distance.
The ideal candidate must be
Experienced in working with children (min 3 yrs)
Non-smoker, fit, healthy and well presented
Fluent in English
Professional, hard working and discreet
Positive, flexible and a team player
Be a good communicator and be able to get along with other members of staff. Happy to muck in and be helpful
willing to travel when required (valid passport)
good checkable references i.e. CRB, First Aid
Have an active and vivid imagination.
Genuinely love being with children
Please respond with CV and photo and covering letter