Nanny sample job advertisement

This sample job advertisement for a nanny has an accompanying nanny sample resume and nanny sample cover letter specifically written for the position to help you put together a winning job application.


Experienced Nanny Wanted

We are a professional couple looking for a caring, responsible and experienced nanny to care for our two young children – a three-year-old boy and a 5-month old girl.
You will be a nanny with at least three years experience in nannying, child care or au pair work. You must love children and be mature, reliable, trustworthy, punctual and well presented. You will be required to work weekdays from 9am – 4pm, with occasional evenings/weekends for which you will be paid overtime. We are a non-smoking household and would prefer a non-smoker.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing meals and snacks for the toddler and feeding the baby pre-expressed milk
  • Putting the children down for naps
  • Changing nappies and clothing, as well as washing and drying clothes as required
  • Bathing the children
  • Playing with the kids and taking them for walks in the stroller
  • Reading to the toddler
  • Some cleaning and general housekeeping

You will need a current First Aid certificate, Working With Children police check certificate and a current driver’s licence. A Certificate in Child Care will also be highly regarded.

In return, you will be well treated and will receive a good wage and meals, have full use of the house, and be treated as one of the family.

Please email a detailed current resume with details of your previous nanny/au pair experience, a covering letter and written references to Ginny Mackay at [email protected] Please cite reference 663D.

Ready to find a new job?