Weekend Nanny Sought for Family with Three Active Boys, near Banbury - Oxfordshire

Ref: 738 Date Posted: Tuesday 09 Jun 2020
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A busy family with three active boys aged 11, 10 and 8, who live near Banbury, OX15, Oxfordshire, are looking for a warm, friendly, reliable  and capable weekend nanny. Someone who is  able to engage well with the boys. Due to the location you should have a full driving licence and your own car to commute to the property, a car will be provided to drive the boys anywhere they need to go.

Package Offered 

  • Saturday and Sunday - 8am - 6pm 
  • £130 - £150 gross per day (£13 - £15 gross per hour)
  • £260 - £300 gross per weekend

Family Background 

A single professional mother  with three lovely, active boys aged 11, 10 and 8, who live in a beautiful part of Oxfordshire.  They have a nanny during the week and a housekeeper who attends the property.  They are keen to find a lovely weekend nanny to become a  member of their family unit - to help care for and engage well with the children and to help run the busy household during the weekend.  They have a cat, so you should be pet friendly.


All childcare duties as associated with the 3 children, including helping with arranging activities, taking them to clubs and activities during the weekend. You should be confident in creating structure and routine and be on top of the children’s schedules at all times. You should be able to help the children with any homework or projects over the weekend and encourage educational ideas and trips such as science museums or outings where the boys can run and get exercise whilst learning about historic places  – but also allowing the children to relax and play and unwind. 

The eldest child has Saturday school, and the other children often have sporting fixtures on the weekend, so you should be happy to help mum with both sole charge and shared charge - taking to activities.  You should be happy to plan fun days out with the children.  You should be fit and healthy - willing to focus on all their duties, such as helping ensure their rooms are tidy and also ensuring they are fed a healthy lunch and tea


This is a live out role so you should be within easily commutable distance to Banbury, OX15, Oxfordshire.


Saturday and Sunday – 8am - 6pm. (With the flexibility to do extra hours occasionally and to do proxy-parenting or overnight if and when required during the weekend - all agreed in advance.) 


You should have a good level of English. 

Special Skills 

You should be an experienced and enthusiastic nanny, with a positive attitude. You should have a driving licence with your own car to apply for this role.  You will be provided the nanny car (which is automatic) for your work duties at the family home.

Interview/Start date 

ASAP - with interviews taking place soon and placement as soon as the family have found the right candidate.  We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 regulations.