Current Advice During COVID-19

Government advice allows nannies to take care of children, including in a nanny share, as long as neither household has someone with symptoms of COVID-19.You can find out more here

Help local families with childcare

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Do rewarding, purposeful part-time work

You'll play a key role helping a working family and form close bonds with children. Give back while having fun.

Work locally to where you live

We'll find you a local family. No more long commutes.

Hours that work for you

A few hours a week, full-days or a few half days a week. Families need different amounts of childcare. We'll help you find the families that work for you.

Training and support included

You'll get training before you start, plus a Paediatric First Aid course. We'll also pay for your DBS check.

Here's a job that I'm qualified to do and that I enjoy. The hours suit me too! I had worked in a primary school and previously cared for my grandsons. Koru Kids introduced me to my family. We are getting along really well, and I'm even learning about horses!

- Grandmother of two

The Application Process

Apply Online

Complete our short online application form [3 mins]

Phone Interview

If you're successful we'll call you for a phone interview the next working day [10 minutes]

Training

Complete our interactive online training. Find out everything you need to know to succeed as an after school nanny [90 minutes]

Find a Family

We'll match you with a great local family. You'll get to meet them first to make sure it's the right role for you

You might be wondering…

Where will I be working? –

We'll look for local families who live less than 30 minutes from your home. We'll send you details of the families before we introduce you to make sure the logistics work for you.

How long does it take to start working? –

If you are super speedy completing all the stages of the application, it can take just a week to get to the stage where we can look for families for you. Find out more here.

Is there an age limit? –

Not at all! We're always on the lookout for older adults who love kids and are looking for part-time work. We find that older workers are very popular with families as they often make extremely reliable, dedicated and caring nannies.

How long is the job for? –

You'll be matched with a family looking for a regular part-time nanny. So we ask our nannies to be able to commit to at least the end of the school year (term time only).

How many hours will I be working? –

Most families are looking for someone to work at least 3 afternoons a week during term time (usually 3pm - 6pm). Most of our nannies work part-time between 9-15 hours per week. You’ll get £9 to £9.77 per hour, depending on your age. This includes your holiday pay and you can find out more about this here.

What will I be expected to do? –

Usually, you'll pick up the kids from school, help them with their homework, prepare a simple meal and keep them entertained with games or arts and crafts until their parents get home.

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