24/5 NANNY/PA MONDAY-FRIDAY, ISLINGTON (NORTH LONDON) – £750 – 900 NPW

Role: Nanny/ PA

Location: Islington, North London

Days/hours: 24/5 (Monday – Friday occasional weekends)

Care for: Three children aged 1-8 years old

Salary: £750 – 900 NPW

Start Date: ASAP

We are seeking a 24/5 Nanny for family with three young children in Islington, North London.

Your role will be to work alongside other permanent household staff to ensure the lives of the Principals and their three children aged between 1 and 8 years old, run smoothly on a day to day basis.

You will be joining an established team of professional staff, working with other Nannies to ensure round the clock care is provided for the children. The family are seeking a bright, self-starting individual who is adaptable and possesses a positive attitude. This is a busy but happy household with a team of staff who work well together.

You will be responsible for working alongside the other Nannies to care for the children and carry out nursery duties such as laundry, ironing, changing linen, tidying away toys etc. This is a role for a Nanny/PA who is a team player, efficient, organized and happy to muck in to ensure the household runs smoothly.

You will be required to be on call 24/5, Monday – Friday (living in the property during the week). You may be required to work occasional weekends with days off in lieu given during the week to cover the weekend Nanny’s holiday.

The ideal candidate will be hardworking and efficient, energetic and active, a passionate cook, and possess excellent communication skills.

Full UK driving license is essential as you will be required to drive the children in this role.

Interviewing now start date flexible for right candidate.

Duties:

  • Supervision of children at all times and general day to day care
  • Maintaining children’s timetables (washing, entertaining etc)
  • Keeping children’s bedrooms/nursery tidy and ensuring they have clean clothes etc as required
  • Preparing healthy meals and snacks, feeding and cleaning up after meal times
  • Packing suitable clothing/toys and any other personal effects for all travel/visits
  • Escorting children on agreed trips
  • Arranging appointments (eg. doctor check-ups and vaccinations & record keeping, haircuts, extracurricular activities etc)
  • Plan and lead educational activities including reading and assisting with homework
  • Ad hoc errands
  • School drop offs and collections
  • Assisting with homework
  • Managing the children’s wardrobes
  • Personal shopping
  • Organising activities and planning excursions and trips
  • Organising birthday parties and special events
  • Arranging medical and dental appointments
  • Liaising with the children’s school
  • Proxy parenting
  • Managing the children’s schedules
  • Household admin
  • Liaising with contractors
  • Menu planning
  • Preparing and cooking simple meals
  • Occasional travel with the family
  • Maintaining the household interiors
  • Laundry and ironing
  • Running errands
  • Grocery shopping

To be considered for this role, you must have;

  • Longevity in previous roles
  • Possess (or be willing to get) an up to date DBS check
  • Have excellent contactable references
  • Have experience working with children of a similar age
  • Have a valid passport and be able to travel