Job role: Part time nanny

Location: Amsterdam West

Start: 27.7.2020

Salary: €15 - 16 gross per hour

Days: 2 consecutive days per week

Hours: 9 - 6pm (potentially 8 - 5pm)

Language: Fluent English 

Commitment: See below

Job Ref: 2082

British family living in Amsterdam West are looking for a part time nanny. The baby will be eight months old when the job starts. The hours will either be 9 - 6pm or 8 - 5pm. It will be two fixed consecutive weekdays. 

Candidates must have professional experience caring for baby’s and have an understanding of child development. You need to be confident in planning stimulating educational age appropriate activities. The baby loves to explore, the parents are keen for the nanny to encourage her curiosity while ensuring her safety.


The nanny needs to speak fluent English. It’s a bonus if she also speaks Dutch.


The family are keen for you to take the baby to local activities and organise playdates.

You need to be confident using your initiative, happy to work independently and have a high level of communication. 

Ideal candidates will be proactive and happy to share ideas and tips. 

The sweet baby girl is in a good routine, sleeps well and is eating solid food. 

Doing nursery duties, running errands and batch cooking for the baby are part of this job. A confident cook who is knowledgeable about baby led weaning and is passionate about healthy eating are important qualities for this job. 

The Mum returns to work in August, she will be working from home but normally is based in an office out of the house. The Dad works from home but may move to an office space later in the year. The Mum travels with work regularly. 

You need to be able to commit until at least December 2020 although it's possible the family might decide to extend the contract into 2021. 


The family's apartment is accessed by stairs. The stroller can be left on the ground floor. 

Holgate Nannies knows this family well and highly recommends the job. 

​To apply for the job please email your resume to We will contact you about the agency registration process. Applicants need at least three years childcare experience. You will need up to date certified first aid training and police check to accept a job through Holgate Nannies. Please email if you would like help applying for your first aid. To apply candidates must have relevant visas or permits to work legally in the Netherlands.