Current Vacancies

Brother and Sister

Permanent Live in Nanny Housekeeper required, separate cottage, car and excellent salary offered
 

Penn, Bucks, Aug/Sept start

A sporty, fun, loving and proactive nanny housekeeper is required for this lovely family who have an 11yr old daughter requiring before/after school and holiday care plus supervision of homework and activities. Her 13yr old brother is at boarding school but will require some supervision when home.

The children are lively, energetic, and full of personality! The family have had very happy long term nannies before and are very flexible and will offer a fabulous package for the right candidate, but would appreciate a nanny who can also be flexible for them when required. 

Duties include preparing breakfast, school drop off and collection, facilitating after school clubs, shopping and preparing evening meals for the family.

 

General management of the home (cleaners/gardeners employed).

No travel with the family required. Generous holiday allowance. 

Monday to Friday 7am-7pm but with flexibility and plenty of time off during the day.

Approx 40hrs a week working 

Driver essential, duty car provided.

Recently refurbished cottage provided with separate entrance.

Family have a dog 

£ Excellent salary (and annual bonus) for the right candidate.
 

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Permanent Live in Full Time Nanny required for 6yr old and 2.5yr old, lovely family and location
 

Prestwood, 31st August start

Previous Daisychain clients are looking for a positive, happy, sole charge nanny who can take initiative, and manages a good balance between being loving but firm when needed.

 

They love their children to be active and sociable and so are very happy to host play dates and for the nanny to find suitable activities, and plan trips and outings for the children. 

They are an energetic, fun, outdoorsy and busy family, with a boy aged 6 and little girl aged 2.5. They also have a small dog. 
 
All nursery duties, managing the children’s schedules, planning activities and play dates, cooking and buying the children’s food, keeping common areas tidy, children’s laundry/uniform etc. No cleaning or dog walking required. 

The family are looking for someone who will ideally stay with them long term.

Driver required

Living accommodation is in an annexe attached to the house but with a separate entrance, big bedroom and lovely bathroom. 

Monday to Friday 7am to 7pm plus occasional babysitting (paid in addition)

Salary approx £30,000 per annum gross dependent on applicant

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Maternity Nurse required 24/5 or 24/6 for 4 weeks in October 2021

Maidenhead, October 2021

Lovely family looking for an experienced Maternity Nurse for a 4 week booking, approx start 15-18th October (baby due 12th).

Mum will be having a caesarean section so needs help and support for the first few weeks. Ideally 24/5 or even 24/6 if possible. 

The parents are very happy to be guided by the Maternity Nurse and while they favour a gentle and responsive approach, they would like to develop a general structure to their day. This is their second baby.

Experienced Maternity Nurse only, with excellent references.

Lovely room shared with baby with en suite, on top floor of the house.

 

£negotiable based on experience
 

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Experienced part time nanny required for lovely 7 month old baby 

Beaconsfield, start ASAP

An experienced, kind, loving and gentle nanny with a friendly, upbeat personality, who likes to be outside and keep fit and healthy is sought for this sweet 7 month old baby girl.

All usual nanny duties required including feeding, changing, and playing with little one, washing/sterilising bottles, baby’s laundry and emptying nappy bin etc.

The family have a second property in London and occasionally they may like the nanny to accompany them there. 

3 days a week, 5hrs per day. Can be very flexible on days/hours!   

Driver not required

Nannying experience essential, in particular with babies under a year. 

£13-15ph gross dependent on experience 

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Housekeeper/Nanny share required for two families up to 40hrs per week

Amersham, July/August start

A flexible and capable housekeeper/nanny is required to work for two related families who live on the same road (separate days for each family) for between 34-40hrs total per week.

Both families are quite energetic and busy! The children in the two families love each other and the families enjoy spending time together.

 

Family 1 have a daughter aged 9 and son age 6, family 2 have three boys of 9, 6, and 3 years.

 

The role compromises approximately 20% nannying and 80% housekeeping. 

Duties include: Laundry, cleaning- hoovering, dusting, etc (although they have a cleaner to do the 'deep clean') plus the school run- around 2/3 times a week depending on parents timetables.


Occasional childcare in the holidays 

Driver needed, own car required 

£27-£31,800 gross per annum dependent on hours 

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Sole charge permanent part time Nanny Housekeeper required 3 days a week for two boys aged 10&13yrs 

Little Kingshill, start 31st August

Kind, engaging and enthusiastic Nanny/Housekeeper who can use initiative, enjoys cooking and baking and who is tidy, energetic, and helpful with homework, sought for this lovely family with two older boys.
 
They are an energetic, sociable family who enjoy lots of chatter and discussions as well as music, sport and baking.

Duties to include school runs, meal prep/clearing up, and homework assistance. Arranging play dates and activity planning, daily dog walking, changing beds, light cleaning (cleaners employed for heavy duty cleaning), family laundry and ironing.

Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays 7am-7pm (possibility that days may increase at some point)

Driver essential, duty car provided.

Could be live in if required, shared bathroom and double room within family home. 

Family have a golden retriever 

£12ph gross

Three Kids

Part Time (Full time in holidays) Sole Charge Permanent Nanny/Housekeeper required for 3 children

Amersham, Start September 2021

Fun, loving, active and creative nanny who is a good cook, and can be firm when needed, required for two boys aged 8, and nearly 10, and their 4.5yr old sister.

 

Family are moving to the area and so losing their current nanny of 3.5yrs.

Duties include looking after the children, picking them up from school, cooking, keeping on top of their washing and changing their beds as well as helping with family laundry and keeping common areas clean and tidy. Experience in a similar role required. 

Live out 

Monday to Thursday 2pm - 7pm term time, and 10 weeks a year in the school holidays from 8am to 6pm (also Mon-Thu only).

Driver essential, nanny car can be provided

Family have a cat 

Up to £15ph gross depending on experience

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Permanent Part Time after school and holiday SEN nanny needed for lovely little boy with additional needs aged 3 

Wendover, start September 2021

Fun and loving after school and holiday nanny required for happy, smiley little boy of 3 who has Global Development Delay (cognitively around 18 months), hypotonia (low tone), and controlled epilepsy.

Ideally knowledge of Makaton and previous experience working with SEN children.

From 3pm to 6.15pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and then the same hours on either a Monday or Friday (family can be flexible on which day) total 13hrs per week. Hours combined together into 1.5 days per week in school holidays, can be flexible on what days.

 

Driver essential as school is in Aylesbury.

Preferably Ofsted registered or will need to be willing to become registered 

£15ph gross