Travelling Nanny Sought for Family Based in Dubai - Dubai

Ref: 671 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Feb 2020
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A travelling Nanny is sought for 6 year old girl, to be based in Dubai, with regular travel to London and overseas.

Package Offered
  • £65,000 - £95,000 gross per year depending on experience.  
  • 35 days holiday per year. 
  • 2 return flights per year if you are not based in Dubai.
  • Fully employed with contract provided. 
  • Private health insurance.
Family Background
A busy family based in Dubai and London are looking for a Nanny to help look after their eldest child. There are 3 children in the family aged 6, 4 and 2, but the nanny duties in this role will be focused on the 6 year old girl as the other two children already have nannies who are focused on them. You will be required to occasionally assist with the other two children, but you will mainly be focused on the 6 year old. The family are based in Dubai and London but spend most of their time in Dubai. They travel regularly so you will be expected to travel with the family and be fully responsible for the little girl when travelling. The household is fully staffed with housekeepers and drivers. The family have a rabbit, as well as a cat who doesn't come into the main house. 

You will be focused on the 6 year old girl and carry out all nanny duties related to her. The family also have 2 other children who you may help out with from time to time. You will be required to assist round the house when needed and any duties related to the care of the children. The household is fully staffed with housekeepers and drivers – you will not be required to do any housekeeping duties. You will not be required to drive for this role.  You should be warm, capable and discreet, with a good knowledge of children, able to care and help them grow and develop.  Flexible to adjust to the needs of the busy family household and be willing to travel extensively with the family. You should be experienced in travelling with children. 

The family are based in both Dubai and London. You will be provided with private accommodation with all bills and food included. The family will pay for your travel between London and Dubai.  When travelling outside of Dubai with the family, you will share a room with another nanny.

Your normal hours will be 12 hours per day, 6 days per week - with flexibility to do overtime and proxy parenting when needed. You will have 1 full day off each week. When the family travel, you may be asked to work additional days, but you'll either be paid in overtime, or have time off in lieu.

A good level of English is required, if you speak French also this is a bonus.

Special Skills
You should have previous experience of working with children. You should be fun and friendly and be able to interact well with all 3 children. You should be organized and punctual and experienced in travel arrangements and family schedules. You should have experience of travelling with children. 

Interview/Start date
The family are interviewing now for the right candidate to start ASAP