Job role: Live in travel nanny

Location: Eindhoven

Start: September 2020

Salary: Approximately €3500 NET per month

Days: Six days

Hours: 7.30 - 7.30pm

Language: Fluent English

Commitment: Minimum of a year

Experienced required: Minimum of five years 

Job Ref: 2090

A highly experienced career nanny needed for a six month old. The French/Danish speaking family are looking for a fluent English speaking nanny.


They are based in Eindhoven, Netherlands but travel on a very regular basis. The nanny and will baby will accompany the baby and Mum to horse shows at least twice a month normally at the weekend. The family goes to their second home in Copenhagen approximately once a month. They go to Spain twice a year for three weeks at a time. Plus other trips in Europe throughout the year so it's vital you are happy to travel extensively with the family. You will be provided with your own room when travelling although the family might need you to proxy parent every so often. 

The baby previously had a maternity nurse who worked with the Mum to create a structured routine. The six month old is an easy going baby. The family is keen you take him and out and about everyday, join local groups and organise playdates. The baby will be attending daycare at least one morning a week from September. The family are keen for the nanny to teach the baby manners and plan appropriate developmental activities. 

There is a separate two storey apartment for the nanny. Upstairs is the bedroom and bathroom and downstairs there is a kitchen and living room.

This is a sole charge job. The parents have varied schedules so will be around at times. There is a separate office space for when they work from home. At the times the Mum will be around during the day to spend time with the baby. 

Flexibility is vital for this role. The hours will be approximately 7.30 - 7.30pm six days a week. Your schedule will vary each week depending on the parents jobs and travel commitments some weeks it might be one day off and some weeks a day and half. You will have one full weekend off possibly two per month. The family may need babysitting twice a week. 

Looking for a happy, confident nanny with a positive upbeat attitude who is happy to commitment for at least a year. 

Driving is a bonus not requirement as the family live five minutes walk from Eindhoven centre. 

It's important you are very tidy, respectful, warm and easy going. You need to be proactive and confident at using your initiative. High level of communication is key for this job. 

All nursery duties, cooking for the baby and tidying up after yourself and the baby are required. 

The family has a small dog.

REQUIREMENT: The nanny needs to be currently living in The Netherlands. To apply you need at least five years experience working as a nanny, professional baby experience, regularly travelled with previous nanny families and previously worked overseas as a nanny. 

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