Role: Live-In Nanny

Location: Ottoberg, Switzerland

Care for:   G8, B10 & G12

Hours: Monday-Friday (40-50 hours per week)

Salary: £500-£600 net per week

Start date: ASAP

A new client of ours is looking for a Live-In Italian speaking Nanny to care for their three children on a full-time live-in basis.

You will work in a warm, busy home and ensure the happiness and well-being of the three children They are based in Ottoberg, a beautiful rural area of Switzerland but a short 45 minute drive from Zurich city center for those who like a more metropolitan scene.

The family would like a candidate, who is proactive and switched on, able to structure a healthy and varied routine. You will be teaching the Italian language to the  children, ensuring they have good written and verbal skills and monitoring their progress. No daily cooking is required, as the mother is very hands on, but a Nanny with an interest in fresh organic produce and a healthy lifestyle would suit the family. During absences, the Nanny would be cooking for the children as both parents do travel for work.

Whilst there are no fixed housekeeping duties the family require a Nanny happy to keep things tidy and set a positive example to he children. The expectation is that the whole family work as a team, to ensure that the house is kept in order.

The family travel mostly in Europe and might like the nanny to accompany them during this time. This would be planned well in advance and is not a must.

As the family is based in a rural area a driver is advantageous but not essential.

The accommodation provided is a single bedroom on a separate floor of the residence with en suite bathroom.

The last Nanny employed by this family finished each a 6 year placement and still visits regularly.

This is an amazing role for a nanny looking to work for a fun down to earth family on a longstanding basis.

Italian speakers are highly advantageous.

Daily duties for this role will include:

  • All care pertaining to the children
  • Meal preparation for the children (Family are Vegetarian)
  • “Muck in” attitude
  • Flexibility to work with the mum and independently
  • Create stimulating and engaging activities for the children
  • Organising activities
  • Play an active role in the children’s educational development with the English language
  • Light housekeeping duties (keeping things tidy)
  • Travel with family on occasion (it’s not a must as previous nanny happy to cover)

To be considered for this role you must:

  • Previous Nanny experience
  • High level of English
  • In date Passport
  • DBS
  • Teaching qualifications would be a bonus
  • Must have good references and longstanding Nanny experience

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