Top Nanny Needed. Steyning, West Sussex for VIP family

  • Full Time
  • Steyning
  • Posted 4 months ago
  • This position has been filled.

harmonynannies Harmony at Home Nanny Agency Sussex

Top drawer career nanny required for two school aged children aged 6 years and 7 years who are relocating from the USA to Steyning, West Sussex. This is a high net worth VIP family, relocating to a 34-acre estate in West Sussex and they require a sensitive, professional nanny with the ability to meet exacting standards within a relaxed home.

Interviews are to be conducted from the 25th of September to the 28th of September inclusive.

The role is to commence on the 1st of December for 1 month as a temporary role, with a view to becoming permanent in August 2019 when the family take up full time residence at their new home in Steyning, West Sussex. The successful candidate will be paid a retainer for the period in between.

The temporary role in December will be based at their apartments in Covent Garden, WC2, Central London for the first two weeks, and then at the Sussex home for the second two weeks. Accommodation (private and top end) can be provided at both locations for the Nanny if required.

A nanny with a primary teaching background is desirable.

The successful candidate will be prepared to work between 6 to 8 hours per day, 6 days per week, the hours could include evening babysitting, and there must be flexibility of working hours.

This family currently employ two nannies in the USA for the children, and are looking for two nannies for their relocation (two positions available).

Duties to include;

  • looking after and ensuring the safety of children
  • setting up stimulating activities at home, indoors and outdoors
  • arranging educational and fun outings
  • help with homework
  • tidying and light cleaning of children’s rooms and play areas
  • cleaning after children’s snacks and meals
  • some light cooking and preparing children’s meals
  • teaching a special skill e.g. sport, art and craft, music

Location of the job: Covent Garden, WC2, Central London (2 weeks), and then Steyning, West Sussex (2 weeks, then perm in August 2019 for successful candidate).

Minimum Experience Level for this job: 5 years professional nanny experience.

Training and Qualifications needed for this job: Ideally Norland / Princess Christian / Chiltern qualified nanny, and or NNEB / BTEC / DCE professionally trained nanny. This family are keen to receive applications from Nannies with a background and or experience in Primary teaching and education.

Hours: 6-8 hours a day, 6 days a week (flex)

Driving: Yes, with a clean license.

Job Start Date: Please see the detail in the job advert.

Pay: upper market rate (up to £47,000.00 per annum gross) Up to £900 gross per week.

This is Temporary position, which may become permanent.

Harmony at Home Limited acting as an Employment Agency.

You must also have an up to date DBS on the update service and a 12 hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate or be willing to obtain, along with a minimum of 2 professional referees one of which must be your current or last employer that are immediately contactable.

To apply for this job please email your CV to:, along with signing up on our website here for speed. Remember to quote the job reference code: HQ102 thank you.

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