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General information about our positions

Please note that this is only a small selection of our available positions and the positions change weekly. Once you have sent us your application form, we will be able to tell you exactly what positions we have that would suit you. In addition, we also have hundreds of positions through our partner agencies.

Please note that you must either be an EU passport holder or have a visa for the country you wish to work in to apply for our positions! We cannot help with the visa process for non-EU nationalities.

Nanny positions available

Travel Nanny for Berlin & Southern EU countries

Location: Berlin, Germany

Hours: 40 per week

Gross salary: Around 3 000 € (2 064 € net) per month

Start date: As soon as possible

Duration: Long term

Language skills: Fluent English or German

Driving licence: Yes

Age of children: 5 months and 4 years

Accommodation: Live out in Berlin, accommodation provided whilst travelling

Description: The family needs a speaker of English or German to look after their baby and eldest child 40 hours per week, mainly while travelling to locations in southern EU for 1-2 months at a time and during breaks in Berlin in between. While in Berlin, the older child attends a nursery during the day. The exact daily schedule can be decided together with the Nanny. This role will entail looking only after the eldest child or sharing care with parent(s) for the first few months, focusing on the older child, and later on taking both children sole charge.

Duties include providing a safe and nurturing environment for the children, being proactive in researching and organising age-appropriate activities and preparing healthy meals. The ideal candidate is energetic, kind and fun, but also knows how to set boundaries, engages with the children, considers their developmental and educational needs, has experience with infants, is confident in swimming and driving (license required), has a willingness to pitch in where needed and ideally would enjoy cooking for the entire family at times, but this is not a requirement. Occasional evening babysitting is also preferred. Regular nursery duties apply.

Nanny-Housekeeper for Toddler Twins in Berlin

Location: Berlin, Germany

Hours: 40 per week

Gross salary: Around 3 000 € (2 064 € net) per month

Start date: As soon as possible

Duration: Long term

Language skills: Fluent English or German

Driving licence: No

Age of children: Twins aged 18 months

Accommodation: Live out

Description: The family lives in the Zehlendorf area. They are looking for full time, long term support to help out with the care of their children and be proactive towards what needs to be done in the household. The exact schedule can be determined together with the Nanny and the hours would be split in half between providing the children with fun, exciting and educational activities outdoors or at home and housekeeping duties such as shopping, cooking, cleaning, ironing and regular nursery duties.

The ideal candidate will be caring, warm and positive. Both parents will be working from home and are happy to develop strategies to ensure that all are happy with the dynamic and logistics of the home’s spaces.

Nanny-Housekeeper for Two Children Near Zurich

Location: Zurich, Switzerland

Hours: 40 or 45 per week

Gross salary:  Up to 4 025 CHF = 3 850 € (40 hours) or 4 525 CHF = 4 330 € (45 hours) per month

Start date: January/February 2022

Duration: Long term

Language skills: Fluent English or French

Driving licence: Driving possible but not mandatory

Age of children: 4 years and 5 years

Accommodation: Live out (live in possible, private bedroom on the same floor as the children’s rooms)

Description: A family living in the Canton of Schwyz near Zurich. They are looking for a full-time Nanny-Housekeeper who can look after the children when needed (on Mon and Wed, it would be 7.30-12.30 with kids + 16.00 or 17.00 to ca 20.00. On Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, it would be one hour in the morning to help get them ready for school and again from 16.00 or 17.00 until their bedtime).

The rest of the hours would be to help with household tasks such as cleaning, ironing, cooking healthy meals for the children, and tidying up things. They would like to have the flexibility to have the nanny join them some weekends in their second home in the mountains. In this case, they could provide other days off during the week. This position is a mix of sole and shared charge so you must also be comfortable working alongside the parents.

Governess (private teacher) positions available

We offer Governess positions mostly through our partner agency. Please enquire about current positions available.

Au Pair positions available

Au Pair for one child in Magdeburg, Germany (separate flat!)

Location: Magdeburg, Germany

Hours: 25-30 per week

Pocket money: 450 € per month

Start date: 15 January 2022

Duration: 3-6 months (extension may be possible)

Language skills: Fluent Finnish and basic to average English or German

Driving licence: No

Age of children: 3 years (and a baby looked after by mother)

Accommodation: Separate furnished studio flat

Description: The family lives in a suburb of Magdeburg, about 2 hours by train from Berlin. They looking for a Finnish speaker to help with the language development of their child who also attends a German nursery daily. Some previous experience with children of similar age would be ideal. The mother is at home with a baby but you will be looking after the oldest child only.

The working day consists of 1,5 hours in the morning, getting the child ready and taking to nursery (10 min walk), and then picking the child up around 2.30 pm and looking after the child for 2-4 hours, including making a meal for the child. The family employs a cleaner and do not expect you to do any housework, other than cleaning up after yourself.

The family offers a separate studio flat nearby (15 mins by bike which the family will lend you to use). Benefits also include a contribution to flights. You are also welcome to join the family on trips around the area, they often visit national parks and their cabin at weekends. They are also happy to teach you German, should you wish to learn or improve your skills.

Previous long term Au Pair placed by our agency recommends the family!