Current Jobs

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Temporary Positions

None at present

 

Daily Positions

 

Weekend Roles

Ref GFO – Offley (SG5)

A family in Offley (near Hitchin) require a nanny/parents help for Saturdays and Sundays, 9am-7/8pm.

They have two children, newborn and a 3 year old. The position is to start ASAP and can be temporary or permanent, for the right person – but at least a commitment of 2 months.

Salary is negotiable. There will be a mix of sole and shared care. The family have 2 dogs (no care required but must be comfortable with pets).

Child related chores only. Experienced nanny a must. Wont suit NWOC.

 

5 day positions

Ref AFG – Gustard Wood (AL4, near Wheathampstead)

A family close to Harpenden (and hoping to move to Harpenden in next 6 months) require a nanny for three children – a boy of 3 (in preschool daily) and twins just turned 1.

They can be flexible in their days/hours – they offer around 45 hours over 4 or 5 days (eg Mon-Thurs 7.30-7, or Mon-Fri 9-6)

The role is permanent, to start ASAP and is sole charge. They offer £11-13gph. You do not need to be Ofsted registered, a driver is a must – either with own car or can offer duty car.

The family have a friendly dog, no care required (unless you wish to!).

Your role is mostly to care for the twins – mum will work from home a couple of days a week and if she’s quiet she will take the eldest for some 1:1 time (this is NOT a shared care position).

You will be given free reign – you are welcome to take them to groups and classes, play dates etc. There is potential to holiday with the family but this isn’t required if you don’t want to.

This role will not suit a NWOC. Additional babysitting is offered.

 

Ref DAM – St Albans

A lovely family known to the agency require a nanny for 3 children aged 2, 9 and 11.

They require 4.5 days a week – 4 days 7.30-6.30, 5th day (likely Mon) 7.30-1.15. The 5th day would be a full day during school holidays.

The youngest attends preschool each afternoon so 1.30-3pm they ask batch cooking, sort a load of washing, tidy up. (they are happy to accept NWOC so you can take this time off if you prefer).

This position is to start immediately and is permanent. The salary is up to £28.5kgpa. You do not need to be Ofsted registered but must be a driver with car for work use.

This is a sole charge position (dad works from home 1 day a week). They have a dog, no care required.

This family are happy to accept a NWOC.

 

4 day positions

Ref AFG – Gustard Wood (AL4, near Wheathampstead)

A family close to Harpenden (and hoping to move to Harpenden in next 6 months) require a nanny for three children – a boy of 3 (in preschool daily) and twins just turned 1.

They can be flexible in their days/hours – they offer around 45 hours over 4 or 5 days (eg Mon-Thurs 7.30-7, or Mon-Fri 9-6)

The role is permanent, to start ASAP and is sole charge. They offer £11-13gph. You do not need to be Ofsted registered, a driver is a must – either with own car or can offer duty car.

The family have a friendly dog, no care required (unless you wish to!).

Your role is mostly to care for the twins – mum will work from home a couple of days a week and if she’s quiet she will take the eldest for some 1:1 time (this is NOT a shared care position).

You will be given free reign – you are welcome to take them to groups and classes, play dates etc. There is potential to holiday with the family but this isn’t required if you don’t want to.

This role will not suit a NWOC. Additional babysitting is offered.

 

Ref ATC – Trumpington, Cambridge (CB2)

A lovely family in Cambridge require a nanny for one boy who has just turned 2.

They require either 3 or 4 days a week (mum works 3 days but is often asked to work a 4th so is happy to commit to a nanny for 4 a week) 6.30am-5pm. Days ideally Mon-Thurs but can be flexible.

The role is to start ASAP and is permanent. Sole charge. £10-11gph.

You will ideally be Ofsted registered or willing to apply (family happy to pay reg fee). A driver is not required, there is lots to do within walking distance!

They have no pets. You are welcome to attend groups and classes, as well as lots of outside play – he loves the park and going for walks!

The family prefer a gentle candidate who is fun and outgoing. Wont suit NWOC.

 

Ref RCA – Berkhamsted

A lovely role acting as maternity cover for this family’s current nanny of 4 years (placed by Rosebud Nanny agency). The nanny is going on maternity leave from start of November, the length is unknown at present but could be up to 12 months.

The family require a nanny housekeeper Monday to Thursday 8am-6pm. They have 3 children (plus a 17yo/, no care required) aged 7, 7 and 10. Whilst the children are in school, they ask you run the house – cleaning, family laundry, cooking, shopping, very basic admin and dog walking.

They also offer babysitting and odd overnights (week days or weekends, up to 3 in a row) providing a lot of additional income. Both parents often work from home but they have an office separate to the house, and the kids are very used to this!

They are offering a salary of £22k-£24k per annum. You will be a driver with own car for work use. They have two dogs (dog walking is asked in school hours).

This position will not suit a NWOC.

 

3 day positions

Ref SGC – Chorleywood

A lovely family in Chorleywood require a nanny/housekeeper for 3 days a week (fixed as Mon, Tues, Wed) 7.30am-7.30pm

The family have hired one nanny for 8 years previously and are lovely to work for! They have two children aged 6 and 11.

The children are both in private school. During school hours, they ask for full housekeeping – cleaning, laundry, ironing, errands, cooking.

They are flexible on the hours, if you prefer they can reduce the hours and housework (eg 7.30-9am and 12-7.30, with chores but not cleaning in afternoons) OR just do wraparound care with no housework (more hours in school holidays).

This is a permanent, sole charge role to start ASAP – they will need a nanny for a few years yet!

They are paying £11-12gph (if you only want wraparound, they can up the rate to £13/14ph). You do not need to be Ofsted registered for this role but must be a driver -they may provide a duty car.

They have no pets but may get a cat or dog in a year or so. They will consider a NWOC of school aged who comes to work during school holidays only.

 

Ref LHB – Lemsford (AL8)

A lovely family moving to Lemsford require a nanny/mothers help for a 9 month contract (at which point mum will return to work and will require a 4 day nanny) – any 3 days per week, 9am-6pm (can be flexible on the hours)

They will have a 2 month old baby (due Oct) and a girl just 2. Mostly you would care for eldest and  take her out.

The role is to start in January, and will change to 4 days (or can find a new nanny) when mum returns to work Sept 2020.

The role will be a mix of sole and shared care. They are looking to pay £11-13ph and prefer an Ofsted registered nanny. Nanny or nursery background is welcomed.

They have no pets. You will be a driver, ideally with own car. They would love you to take eldest to groups and classes and socialise a lot.

As they are moving to Herts from London, someone with a local knowledge is a plus. Wont suit NWOC.

 

Ref GOC – Goffs Oak (Cheshunt area, EN7)

A family in Goffs Oak require a nanny for one boy who recently turned 1. They require 3 days per week (Monday, Tuesday, Friday – fixed) 7am-6pm.

This is a permanent role to start ASAP. You are in sole care of the child, although parents each work from home 1 day a week.

The salary is £12-13.50gph. You will have a knowledge of the EYFS, be that through a nannying or nursery background.

Ofsted registration is not essential but helpful. You will need to drive to reach them but there is lots to do in walking distance so no driving required for work duties. They ask nanny duties only. You will be comfortable with cooking nutritious meals.

They would love someone happy to take him out to groups and activities, as well as playing and crafts at home. Babysitting can be offered if wanted.

This position wont suit a NWOC.

 

Ref ODL – Rickmansworth

A family in Rickmansworth require a nanny for one boy nearly 18 months. They ask 2 or 3 days per week (flexible on the days)  7.45am-5.45pm.

The position is to start ASAP and is permanent. The job is sole charge.

They are offering £12gph and do not require you to be Ofsted registered. You will be a driver with your own car for work use (mileage paid at 45ppm).

They ask nanny duties only, and a fun, sociable nanny who will take him to groups and classes. They want him to get out daily and he already has some classes booked in. A good (enough for toddlers!) cook is desired.

This position will not suit a NWOC.

 

2 day positions

Ref HGL – Welwyn

A family in Welwyn require a nanny for two days a week, fixed as Monday and Wednesday. They can be flexible on the hours but ideally around 8am-5pm (increasing to 7.30-6.30 early 2020)

The role will start as mothers help (sole care of elder children with some baby care), and you would take sole care of all 3 once mum returns to work early 2020.

They have three children aged nearly 5, nearly 3 and 7 months at present. Mum is currently on maternity leave so will mostly have the baby whilst you take the elder two but she will be working a bit from home giving you baby too. Eldest is in school, 3yo will be with you both days.

This is a permanent role to start ideally ASAP but can wait until end of November. They offer £12-13gph.

You will have prior nanny experience and be Ofsted registered (or willing to apply). You will be a driver with own car for work use.

They ask for light nanny duties only – focus is on childcare.

This role will suit a proactive, efficient nanny who can hit the ground running and doesn’t need managing – an experienced, natural candidate who is fun above all!

The family are happy to accept a NWOC if your car is big enough!

 

Ref ODL – Rickmansworth

A family in Rickmansworth require a nanny for one boy nearly 18 months. They ask 2 or 3 days per week (flexible on the days)  7.45am-5.45pm.

The position is to start ASAP and is permanent. The job is sole charge.

They are offering £12gph and do not require you to be Ofsted registered. You will be a driver with your own car for work use (mileage paid at 45ppm).

They ask nanny duties only, and a fun, sociable nanny who will take him to groups and classes. They want him to get out daily and he already has some classes booked in. A good (enough for toddlers!) cook is desired.

This position will not suit a NWOC.

 

Ref RPM – St Albans

A lovely role working a later shift than the norm, so could suit as a second job (or a nanny with children at home?)

Mondays and Tuesdays 5pm-9pm (same hours year round) caring for two girls aged 12 months and 3.5 years. This is really nice job, collecting girls from nursery, bringing them home and settling to bed for 7.15, then just waiting for parents (latest 9pm).

This is a sole charge role, to start end Nov – its permanent but the hours could increase (or remain the same if you prefer) from Sept 2020, when eldest starts school (either 3pm start or they’ll use clubs to continue a 5pm start).

The rate is £13gph. You do not need to be Ofsted registered. You will be a driver with own car for work use (nursery is a 4 min drive from their house).

No pets, no housework (just tidy after you and them) and happy to accept a NWOC (eg if your partner can collect your little one before bath time, or an older child)

 

1 day positions

None at present

 

 Part day positions

Ref XBR – Royston

A lovely, well paid job working every other week. Two girls aged 7 and 9 require an after school nanny EVERY OTHER WEEK 3-7pm. Parents are paying £20-£30ph (£80-£120 a day).

This is a term time only role. You would only be required every other week. They can offer 4 or 5 days (Mon-Fri) to suit your preference.

This is a sole charge, permanent role (at least until July 2020) to start ASAP. You will be a driver although school is walkable (duty car provided). This position will not suit a NWOC.

 

Ref PRE – St Ippolyts

A family in St Ippolyts require a nanny for mornings only, term time only – they need Monday to Friday 7-9am.

This would be for state school terms so could suit someone with an afterschool job. They have two children aged 7 and 10, you would just need to get them up and ready for school and walk them there!

This is a sole charge job to start ASAP. Pay is £25 a day for the 2 hours.

Family have cats.

 

Ref ARH – St Albans

A lovely family known to the agency require a wraparound nanny for 3 days a week. They require Tuesday to Thursday 7.30-9am and 3-6pm. During state school holidays, ideally 3 full days a week but can cover if preferred.

They have two boys aged 4 and 6. They are offering £11-14gph (up to £13,000 gross per annum). The role is to start in September 2019 and is permanent.

You will be a driver (duty car provided) and Ofsted registered (family will pay the fee). Dad sometimes works from home but the role is sole charge.

The family have a cat. The role involves typical nanny duties. Family happy to consider a NWOC.

 

Ref AMA – St Albans

A family in St Albans require wrap around care ideally  Tues, Wed and Thurs BUT ARE HAPPY TO ACCEPT JUST 1 DAY A WEEK. The role can be term time only or year round.

The hours are: Tuesday 8-10am and 2-6.45pm, Wednesday 7.45-10am and 2-7pm, Thursday no morning hours, just 2-7pm. They can also offer Monday and Friday via a friend, if wanted.

The family can offer additional hours doing the weekly clean if wanted (currently hire a cleaner).

They have two children aged 6 and 8, and their current nanny has been with them for nearly 5 years.

The role is ideally to start by September. It is permanent, sole charge and paying £10-13gph. Ofsted is helpful but not necessary, you will be a driver with own car for work use.

The role includes nanny duties and will consider a NWOC in holidays.

 

Nanny/housekeeper positions

Ref SGC – Chorleywood

A lovely family in Chorleywood require a nanny/housekeeper for 3 days a week (fixed as Mon, Tues, Wed) 7.30am-7.30pm

The family have hired one nanny for 8 years previously and are lovely to work for! They have two children aged 6 and 11.

The children are both in private school. During school hours, they ask for full housekeeping – cleaning, laundry, ironing, errands, cooking.

They are flexible on the hours, if you prefer they can reduce the hours and housework (eg 7.30-9am and 12-7.30, with chores but not cleaning in afternoons) OR just do wraparound care with no housework (more hours in school holidays).

This is a permanent, sole charge role to start ASAP – they will need a nanny for a few years yet!

They are paying £11-12gph (if you only want wraparound, they can up the rate to £13/14ph). You do not need to be Ofsted registered for this role but must be a driver -they may provide a duty car.

They have no pets but may get a cat or dog in a year or so. They will consider a NWOC of school aged who comes to work during school holidays only.