Current Jobs

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Temporary Positions

Ref RCB – St Albans

Lovely nanny known to the agency needs some help over next two weeks (covering nanny placed through Rosebud).

They can be flexible on times, and possibly offer more days/some evening babysitting if wanted too – core days are:

This Thurs 20th, and next Tues, Wed, Thurs (25th-27th).

Hours can be 8.30-12.30pm, or 2-6pm – or full days if preferred.

£11ph. Children aged 6 months and nearly 3 years.

Mum will be working from home and is lovely. Kids very used to her being home.

Wont suit NWOC.

 

Ref TSD – Hertford

A lovely family in Hertford need a temporary nanny for roughly 6 months.

The hours are Monday and Tuesday 7am-7pm, Thursday and Friday 8am-7pm (Wednesdays off). They have twins of 16 months and a girl of 5 (in school).

Mum has just had a major operation so you will start out sole charge, hitting the ground running – as she improves she will get more involved where she can. So you must be happy to work alone, and as mothers help.

The role is to start ASAP and is for around 6 months. They are happy to consider a nursery nurse seeking her first nanny role.

They offer £10-12gph. A driver is not required, you can walk to school and town.

Ofsted registration is helpful but not essential. No pets. Dad works from home Wed/Thurs.

Nanny duties only (although someone happy to help where needed is a bonus!) you’re welcome to attend groups and head out with kids.

Wont suit NWOC.

 

Ref SIS – St Ippolyts (SG4)

A family close to Hitchin require temp assistance week of 24-28th Feb. Dad is away with work and mum is studying for an exam – as such she’ll be around but busy!

They can be flexible on what they need – any help is considered! The ideal would be 3-4 days 9am-6pm but happy to consider a couple of days, or during school hours only to fit another role.

They have a boy nearly 3 and a girl of 10 months. £11ph.

There will be more dates required across the year if the same person is able!

 

Ref CLA – Stotfold (mat cover)

A family in Stotfold require wraparound and holiday care for two girls aged 5 and 9. In term time, they offer 35 hours and in all school holidays, 50 hours per week.

Term time hours are 7.30-11am (with child related household chores) and 3-6.30pm.

The role is to start in April and is maternity cover for their current nanny – length as yet unknown. Salary is up to £24k per annum.

You will be a driver with own car for work use.

The youngest child has some additional needs – no experience necessary but a patient person who is happy to provide some extra support is a must. This also means the role is not suitable for a nanny with her own child coming to work.

This is a lovely family known to the agency – we placed the nanny going on maternity.

 

Ref CPB – Potters Bar

A family in Potters Bar require a nanny for 2 or 3 days a week.

6 month contract (maternity cover) April-Sept – this will include joining the family on holiday for a week in July.

Either 2 or 3 days per week, 8 hours per day.

They have 3 children aged 1.5, 3.5 and 5 (eldest in school, middle in part time nursery). The family have a nanny at present who is going on maternity.

Mum will be around – the role is a mix of sole and shared care.

They offer £11-12gph.

They do not require Ofsted registration. A driver is required with own car for work use. They have a small dog, no care required.

They are happy to accept a nanny or nursery background. They want the focus to be on the kids – taking to groups, getting down to play – with nanny duties only when time allows.

This role will not suit a NWOC.

 

Ref AHC – St Albans (maternity cover)

A lovely family in St Albans require a nanny for two children aged 5 and 7. The role is to start in April when their nanny goes on maternity leave – current length of contract unknown but up to a year. May turn permanent if she chooses not to return.

They require Monday to Thursday 7.30am-7pm. The children are in private school so for 19 weeks per year, you can plan fun activities and days out.

They offer £28 – £31k per annum.

During the school hours, they DO NOT ask cleaning – just housekeeping eg batch cooking, run errands, shopping, laundry, ironing, tidying.

This is a sole charge role – dad often works from home but keeps to himself. You do not need to be Ofsted registered. A driver is required – a duty car is provided but you must be able to use your own on occasion.

No pets. Light housekeeping only. Happy to consider NWOC.

 

Daily Nanny Positions

5 day positions

Ref CCW – Digswell, WGC

A family near WGC require a nanny for 35-40 hours per week, for two children aged 12 months and nearly 4.

The days are Monday to Friday, and hours will be around 7/7.30am-2.30/3.30pm – they can be a little flexible for right person. Ideally the nanny will start and once mum settled into work (a couple of weeks) we would firm up the hours – she will commit on offer to a total amount, eg if you want 38. Ideal scenario would be 2.30 finish with option to stay til 3.30 twice a week as needed.

Eldest attends preschool 3 days a week 9-3 and will be in school from Sept. This is a sole charge position, mum will work from home 1/2 days per week (office upstairs).

This is a permanent position to start mid March. They offer £11-12.50gph. You will have previous nanny experience and baby experience – they do not require a qualification if you have the experience.

You will be Ofsted registered (or willing to apply at the family’s expense) and a driver, although the school is walkable. You can use your car or a duty car.

Typical nanny duties only. You are welcome to source groups, classes, go swimming. They are happy to accept a NWOC.

 

4 day positions

Ref CGE – Baldock

A family in Baldock require a nanny for two children aged 1 and 7.

They require 4 days per week, Tuesday to Friday, 7am-7pm. Ideally with flex to work the odd Monday (with a different day off in return).

The role is to start in March and is permanent. Sole charge, parents work from home once a week.

They offer £11-13gph. You will be Ofsted registered (family happy to cover fee) and a driver with own car for work use. No pets.

Nanny duties only. You are welcome to attend groups and classes with toddler.

Wont suit NWOC.

 

Ref AHC – St Albans (maternity cover)

A lovely family in St Albans require a nanny/housekeeper for two children aged 5 and 7. The role is to start in April when their nanny goes on maternity leave – likely for a year. May turn permanent if she chooses not to return.

They require Monday to Thursday, 7.30am-7pm. The children are in private school so for 19 weeks per year, you can plan fun activities and days out.

They offer £28 – £31k per annum.

During the school day, they do NOT ask cleaning – just housekeeping eg batch cooking, run errands, shopping, laundry, ironing, tidying. They employ a separate cleaner.

This is a sole charge role – dad often works from home but keeps to himself. You do not need to be Ofsted registered. A driver is required – a duty car is provided but you must be able to use your own on occasion.

No pets. Light housekeeping only. Happy to consider NWOC.

 

3 day positions

Ref RSD – St Albans

This is a lovely role caring for two girls aged 9 months and 10 years at start.

The family require a nanny 3 days per week (ideally 2 days starting end Feb, increasing to 3 in the summer – but can be 3 days from start for right person). They are flexible on the days although preference is Mon-Wed.

The hours are 8.30-6.30. Eldest is 10 so mostly your role is to care for the baby. The role is sole charge – mum works from home on occasion.

The role is to start ASAP (by end Feb) and is permanent. Ofsted registration is required (or willing to apply) and you will have previous nanny exp with babies. The youngest has some developmental delay so any knowledge of this (physio etc) would be advantageous.

They offer £11-13gph.

A driver isn’t essential. They offer a duty car. No pets. Typical nanny duties. You are welcome to source groups and classes.

Babysitting is asked once or twice a month. Wont suit NWOC.

 

Ref AVD – St Albans

A lovely role in St Albans caring for one baby of 8 months at start.

The role is for 3 days a week (flexible on which) 8am-6pm. The position is permanent and to start end March/start of April, ideally with some part time settling in first.

This is a sole charge position – likely mum will work from home 1 day a week. You will be a driver (duty car provided) and have previous nanny experience. Ofsted registration is not required.

They offer £11-13gph.

They have no pets. Nanny duties only. You are welcome to source groups and activities – a knowledge of nannying in St Albans is advantageous.

Happy to consider a NWOC of similar age/ a little older.

 

Ref PMH – Harpenden

A family in Harpenden require a nanny for one boy aged 4. They need 3 days a week, either Mon-Wed or Tues-Thurs – can also accept 2 days only (same hours).

1pm-6.30pm, with meal prep and tidying before school collection – nanny duties.

The hours remain at 16.5 in school holidays, although more can be offered, they can also offer babysitting.

The role is to start ASAP (can wait for right person) and is permanent.

A driver is required, although school is walkable. Sole charge.  Ofsted not required. No pets.

They offer £12gph. Wont suit NWOC.

 

2 day positions

None at present

 

1 day positions

None at present

 

Part day positions

Ref COR – Berkhamsted

A lovely job in Berkhamsted caring for two girls aged 10 and 13.

The hours are Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri, 7.30-9am and 3-7pm. They add 3 hours per week to change girls beds, do their laundry and batch cook to total 25 hours per week, and offer some extra in holidays.

They are paying £15gph = £375 per week.

The role is sole charge, to start ASAP and permanent. You do not need to be Ofsted registered but must be a driver (own car, mileage paid). No pets.

Nanny duties only, wont suit NWOC. Can offer babysitting too.

 

Ref RWW – Watford

A family in Watford require a nanny/mothers help for two children aged 2.5 years and a baby due May.

This is a shared care role, assisting mum with the children and light house chores. They offer 20 hours a week – either 2.30-6.30, or 3-7pm, Monday to Friday.

The role is to start in March/April and is permanent. They offer £11-14gph.

A driver is not required. They have no pets. Wont suit NWOC.

 

Ref BRN – St Albans

A family in St Albans require an after school nanny for two girls aged 6 and 11.

Ideal days are Monday-Wednesday, but they can offer 4 or 5 days if preferred. The role is term time only (state school) working 3-6.30pm.

This is a sole charge role to start ASAP. Initial contract until July (summer holidays) but may start again from Sept, if both parties are happy to.

They offer £12gph. A driver is a must – own car or duty car offered. Ofsted is not required. They have no pets.

Happy to accept NWOC.

 

Ref AMA – St Albans

A family known to the agency require wraparound care for two children aged 7 and 9.

The main hours are 2-7pm on Tues, Wed and Thurs. They can also offer (if wanted) 7.30-10am on Wed and Thurs.

The role is ideally term time only but they can offer some work in the school holidays if wanted. They can also offer babysitting to up the hours.

The role is to start in March, is sole charge and is permanent. They offer £13gph.

Ofsted is helpful, not essential. A driver is also helpful but not required.

No pets. Nanny duties only (time offered 2-3pm, and if you want the mornings, 9-10am also). Will consider NWOC part time/ of older age.

 

Ref PMH – Harpenden

A family in Harpenden require a nanny for one boy aged 4. They need 3 days a week, either Mon-Wed or Tues-Thurs – can also accept 2 days only.

1pm-6.30pm, with meal prep and tidying before school collection – nanny duties.

The hours remain at 16.5 in school holidays, although more can be offered, they can also offer babysitting.

The role is to start ASAP (can wait for right person) and is permanent.

A driver is required, although school is walkable. Sole charge.  Ofsted not required. No pets.

They offer £12gph = £200 per week. Wont suit NWOC.

 

Ref CLA – Stotfold (mat cover)

A family in Stotfold require wraparound and holiday care for two girls aged 5 and 9. In term time, they offer 35 hours and in all school holidays, 50 hours per week.

Term time hours are 7.30-11am (with child related household chores) and 3-6.30pm.

The role is to start in April and is maternity cover for their current nanny – length as yet unknown. Salary is up to £24k per annum.

You will be a driver with own car for work use.

The youngest child has some additional needs – no experience necessary but a patient person who is happy to provide some extra support is a must. This also means the role is not suitable for a nanny with her own child coming to work.

This is a lovely family known to the agency – we placed the nanny going on maternity.

 

Ref WCW – Whitwell (SG4) – POSITION FILLED

A family near Hitchin require wraparound care for two boys aged 6&9. They attend the local school, 5 mins walk.

They require a 9 day fortnight (Mon-Thurs wk 1, Mon-Fri wk 2 – repeat) and core hours are 7.30-9am and 3.15-6.15 – they are happy to offer additional hours if wanted, for cleaning and ironing (up to 6 extra hours a week). During school holidays, you would work 7.15-6.15 Mon-Fri.

They offer £11-13gph, which for above hours is up to £23k per annum (more if you want the additional hours).

Sole charge. To start ASAP, permanent. Ofsted required (family happy to cover fee). They have cats and a dog – no care required – or can offer dog walking if you want more hours!

Driver required with own car for work use (not needed for school run)

Nanny duties only (unless wanting more hours for cleaning and ironing) happy to accept NWOC.

 

Ref SIV – Hitchin

A family in Hitchin require a wraparound nanny for two boys aged 4 and 7. They require Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday  7-9am and 12-6pm, with housekeeping 12-3 (mostly child related, not cleaning). This is a total of 32 hours per week. They offer the same hours year round.

The role is to start ASAP and is permanent. They are happy to accept a NWOC.

This is a sole charge role paying £12-14gph. You do not need to be Ofsted registered. A driver is a must.

No pets, happy to accept a NWOC.

 

Nanny/housekeeper positions

None at present

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