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Working with The London Nanny Company

The London Nanny Company has been established since 1996 and has successfully placed nannies, maternity nurses, mother’s helps and governesses in private homes throughout London, throughout the UK and overseas.

We are committed to helping you find the perfect nanny job and family to suit you. Our highly esteemed nanny agency will provide support to you during the nanny and family matching process, from application through to job offer and subsequent employment.

Standards are high at The London Nanny Company and we expect the same from those who represent us.

What are the benefits of using The London Nanny Company?

There is no fee for registering as a nanny
Choice of positions and roles in your area and overseas
Introduction to families
Employment advice on holidays, duties, sickness, contracts and salaries
Advice on interview techniques
Ongoing support during employment

How do I register?

Only applicants with at least 5 years’ UK experience working as a nanny in a private home and hold a current DBS and Paediatric First Aid certificate, together with a fully verifiable employment history will be considered.

If applicable please send us your CV along with a covering letter and a description of the role you are seeking, your salary expectations and any other information you feel may be relevant.  We will then check your suitability for registering with our agency.

If your application is accepted we will have a brief telephone screening with you prior to meeting with us in person for your full registration interview.

Below are answers to a few questions you may have. We look forward to helping you find the perfect job!

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Up-to-date CV
  • Childcare and Paediatric First Aid Qualification Certificates
  • Current written references and contact details
  • Your Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (previously known as CRB)
  • Various forms of identification, to include passport, driving licence, National Insurance number and proof of Ofsted registration
  • Two documents showing your current home address.

We will prepare a brief profile which will be in addition to your CV. This is sent to parents offering nanny vacancies which could be of interest you and that we believe would be suitable.  You can also keep an eye on our website or call the office to gain more information on any other roles. Please remember to quote the job code given.

As soon as possible after an interview with The London Nanny Company, we will contact your referees for verification of their written references.

We will contact you if the family is interested in learning more about you and arrange a date and time for an interview that is mutually convenient.

The family will contact us to provide feedback from your interview. We also ask that you call us as soon as convenient after the interview and let us know how you felt the interview went and advise us of your interest in the position. If everyone is happy you may be invited for a follow up interview to meet the second parent and possibly the child/children. Sometimes a trial might be in order to ensure all concerned are making the right decision. An offer may be made either at interview or after further discussions with our agency.

Absolutely! If you are actively seeking a new nanny position we encourage you to keep in touch with The London Nanny Company so that we can contact you when appropriate new positions become available.

We will continue to tell you about new positions and send your CV to potential employers until you have advised us that you have secured a suitable new position.

The London Nanny Company are here to help even after you have been placed. If you need any advice with regards to your new position please do not hesitate to contact us on 020 3906 6640.

Nannies in London & Surrounding Areas

Our years of experience placing permanent nannies with families means that we are renowned for professional nanny services, not only in London but throughout the UK and surrounding areas.

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