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Full Time Live In Travelling Nanny London/Nigeria - London

Ref: 277 Date Posted: Wednesday 29 Nov 2017
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A couple, living in North West London and Nigeria are looking for a travelling Nanny to work with their 16 month old son. This is a child focused role and you should have childcare qualifications.

Family Background 
The family travel regularly and want their nanny to travel with them.  They are based in London, but travel to their Nigeria property regularly and may be there for several months at a time.  They are looking for a child focused nanny who can help their child develop and is happy living in Nigeria for several months at a time. Mum likes to be involved so there will be a mixture of shared care and sole charge. They have a number of staff in their employ, so you will be focused on the child.

You must be practical, flexible and a hands-on nanny, to take care of the baby in a positve fashion, willing to educate and stimulate the baby through play and fun activities.  You should be able to take care of all his physical needs. You will be focused on the child and expected to do shopping and errands for the child, as well as cook for the child and do the child’s laundry. You should be willing to be flexible on the schedule to fit in with the needs of the family.  You will have sole charge and shared charge with the parents. The ideal candidate is caring, loving, kind, confident and responsible. Happy to work alongside Mum, you should be lively with a positive approach and well organised. You must also be willing to work alongside the other staff and thus be a team player.  A genuine love for children and interest in child development at all stages.  The family want a long-term commitment from the ideal candidate.  

You will be provided with a bedroom and shared bathroom in London. When you travel with the family to Nigeria you may have a more space as they have a much larger property. 

You will be working 8am – 8pm, 6 days a week but the family are happy to consider 5 days if you prefer this (very open to five days as the other staff can cover). The family are flexible about which day(s) in the week you have off but it would be set in advance once agreed so everyone is clear on what is expected.

You must be speak a good level of English. A second language would be a bonus.

Special Skills 
Ideally you should have qualifications in childcare. You must be fully committed to a professional nanny career with a professional nanny background.

Package Offered 
Great salary from £500-£600 net per week / Annual salary £33k-£41k gross

Interview/Start date 
The family are interviewing now, looking to hire the ideal Nanny to start ASAP and at the latest January 2018.