Role: Nanny Housekeeper

Care for: B10, G7, G3

Days: Wednesday – Sunday

Hours: 10-12 hours per day

Location: Hampstead, North London

Salary: £550 – 600 net per week

Start: ASAP 

We are looking for a full-time French speaking Nanny/Housekeeper for a role working for a family in Hampstead, North London.

The Nanny/Housekeeper will be responsible for the care of three children aged 10, 7 and 3 years old. This is a sole charge position as both parents work full-time, so the Nanny/Housekeeper must have previous experience caring for multiple children in a sole charge capacity. The contracted days of work are Wednesday – Sunday, 10-12 hours per day.

You will be joining an established team of professional staff, working with another Nanny/Housekeeper and a Chef. The family are seeking an organised 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 Nanny/Housekeeper to care for the children as well as Housekeeping duties, such as laundry, ironing, changing linen, tidying away toys, ordering groceries and household items. This is a role for a Nanny who is a team player and happy to muck in to ensure the household runs smoothly.

The ideal candidate will be hardworking and efficient, energetic and active and possess excellent communication skills. Ideally the candidate will possess a full clean UK driving license and be confident driving in London.

Interviewing now for an ASAP start.


  • 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
  • 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 5+ years of experience working as a Nanny Housekeeper
  • Possess (/be willing to get) an up to date DBS check
  • Have excellent contactable references
  • Be eligible to work within the UK
  • Have a valid passport
  • Fluent in English Language
  • Fluent in French Language

To apply for the position please send your CV to info@poppylaneplacements.com. You can also reach the team on +44 (0) 2072439049.