Current Vacancies

Please contact Dian if you wish to discuss a future childcare requirement.

If you are a Polkadot Nanny and looking to work, please contact me to update your registration and let me know your availability.  I am getting enquiries and sometimes positions are coming in that I am asked not to promote.  It is important that I know you are looking and have up-to-date information in order to put you forward for such vacancies.

If you are a Nanny, Mother's Help, Babysitter or Housekeeper looking for work please contact us.  Now is a great time to register with us!  

Please look after yourselves and families and stay safe. 




Bassett, Southampton, Hampshire 

Permanent, live out, 44 hours a week

Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri

7am - 6pm

You will be working sole charge.  

Start ASAP

Salary £26,000 gross per annum 

Caring for one girl - 12 months

Not suitable for bringing your own child to work

Looking for a friendly, calm, active, fun nanny 
who has at least two years professional experience supporting the physical, mental and emotional development of 0-5 years age group.  Someone with ideas of fun activities to help balance the effects of lockdown on a baby.  The family are co-vid cautious and would prefer this to be the nanny's only position, if possible.

Nanny duties include preparing and cooking age-appropriate meals, child's laundry and making work areas tidy after use.  Some light housekeeping duties will be expected when the child is napping, such as hoovering, dusting, loading dishwasher/washing machine etc.  Outings are limited to walks during lockdown but the family are keen for their daughter to resume baby groups and classes when permitted.


The family have an elderly King Charles Cavalier Spaniel that needs letting out into the garden and the occasional biscuit.

You must also have a DBS Certificate on the update service
(or less than a year old)
and a 12 hour Paedriatric First Aid Certificate


We can help you update your certificates but your application may be delayed.

to apply for these positions, please send your CV to   


You will be required to have a current enhanced DBS certificate  (this must be on the update service if over a year old) and a current 12-hour Paediatric First Aid Certificate.  If you need either of these, please let us know and we will help you apply for them.  

We have screened Nannies in Hamphire and the surrounding counties seeking permanent full and part time work.  Please contact us if we can assist with your search for childcare.

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Permanent Nanny/Housekeeper required for

sole-charge wrap-around support of three children

B10, G12 & G13

Busy parents running their own company are looking for someone to create a warm and welcoming environment for their three children, bridging the gap between teen/tween independence and having mum and dad at home.

Ideally you will be active and fun, enjoying cycling and swimming.  You will also be patient, calm and able to take charge when necessary so everyone is in the right place at the right time.  Duties will include the school run for the youngest child, light cleaning, meal preparation, picking up the odd shopping item, laundry, occasional errands, taking the children to after school clubs and helping with homework.

The hourly rate will be £12 gross

Hours Mon-Fri Term Time are

7.30am - 9.15am and 3pm - 5.30/6pm

Plus an extra hour housekeeping each day if preferred.

The contracted weekly hours will be paid in the school holidays, ensuring a constant wage.  However, holiday care will need to take place as full days on an adhoc basis to be agreed in advance.  Mum likes to spend as much time as work permits with the children in the holidays.  Any hours worked beyond what has been paid in the holidays will be settled as overtime.

Own car essential.

Small dog - normally at work with mum.

Start ASAP





Permanent Nanny required

from 5th January 2021 in Longparish.

Two days a week, Tues & Wed

Tuesday 8.30am - 6pm, Wednesday 6.30am - 6pm

One boy who will be 12 months in January 21

An outdoors loving, sporty, sociable family about to move down from London to Hampshire, are looking for a fun and spontaneous nanny who enjoys the countryside.

Parents work partly from home and partly in London.

Some light housekeeping desirable if possible.

Good hourly rate of pay, negotiable according to experience.

The parents are willing to consider applicants wishing to move from a nursery environment into a nanny career as well as experienced nannies.

Own car essential.

No pets

Job Ref: 0123PNJ





Lovely professional family are seeking a special nanny for a 

long term placement in which you will be one of the family and

take part in the care of their two happy and active young children.

G3, B1

Mon - Thurs

8am - 6pm

Please contact for more details or send your CV in application to

Position filled with a Polkadot Nanny

Position filled with a Polkadot Nanny

Position filled with a Polkadot Nanny

Job Ref: 0056PNJ




A busy, friendly, approachable family are seeking an experienced, mature, part-time Nanny/Housekeeper  who is reliable, trustworthy and a good driver.  Someone active who enjoys cooking, being outdoors and doesn’t mind a lot of driving.  Who can be a friend to two sporty, sociable, animal loving girls, 9 & 13 years, whilst maintaining a high level of sole-charge responsibility.  You will be an important and valued member of the household.


The role involves some flexibility from the applicant but, in-turn, the family are prepared to discuss and negotiate hours that work for everyone concerned.  Their main priority is finding the right person.  There are school runs to and from Salisbury, drop-offs to activities and after-school care, including cooking. Housekeeping includes meal planning, light ironing, laundry and general tidying. 16-19 hours a week, rising to 24-27 during some school holiday weeks.  Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs with occasional Fridays if possible.  Hourly rate in the region of £12/hr gross, depending upon experience.  Car provided for work. 

Please contact for more details or send your CV in application to

Position filled with a Polkadot Nanny




A temporary nanny is required from 16th - 20th December

7.30am - 6.00pm

For a creative and chatty five year old boy who enjoys adult company.  He particularly loves collecting and craft and learning about the world around him.  

You will need your own transport and an enhanced DBS certificate.

Hourly rate negotiable

Call Dian 07766252322

Position filled with a Polkadot Nanny



Polkadot nanny/babysitter required for Babysitting Plus (some very light chores requested) bookings for the same family staying in Bramdean, Hampshire over the Christmas period. Sun 22nd, Tues 24th & Thurs 26th December

 4pm - 11pm latest.

£11.50 an hour.

Position filled with a Polkadot Nanny

Job Ref: PNJ11


Looking for a lovely somebody with a car, a clean driving licence and a current enhanced DBS certificate (we can help you to apply for one) to take a 11 year old to school in Stockbridge and pick him up in the afternoon.

Mon am & pm, Tues am & pm, Wed am,

Thurs am & pm, alternate Fri am

£10/11 per hour gross, minimum one hour paid each day worked

Mileage allowance

Start ASAP

Position filled with a Polkadot Nanny

Job Ref:  PNJ12


After-school nanny required for two children living within walking distance of local school.

3.25pm to 6.00pm

Two days a week (pref Tues & Wed but can be flexible) 

£15/hr gross

Start ASAP

Position filled with a Polkadot Nanny

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