“Putting the world at their feet”

Great British Nannies is a Nanny, Tutor and Governess agency, specializing in placing experienced, highly skilled, native English-speaking childcare educators into high profile families in the UK, Russia, Dubai, Switzerland, and many other worldwide destinations.

Need a nanny, tutor or governess? Looking for your next dream job?


We recruit the most experienced childcare professionals and specialise in native English speaking nannies, tutors and governesses, providing your child with a unique opportunity to become bilingual from an early age and at an accelerated pace, within the stimulating and enjoyable environment created by your Great British Nanny.

Whether you’re looking for a nanny, tutor or governess we are here to provide you with full support in finding the ideal candidate for your child(ren) and household. Contact us today to speak with one of our team for a free consultation.

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Meet The Team
  • Cleo A Director

    Cleo has 12 years experience in childcare working as a Nanny, Governess, Tutor and sports coach. She relishes child development and has a real passion for educating bilingual children. Cleo opened Great British Nannies to provide a professional, personal and positive experience for clients and candidates alike. Offering you the very best from start to finish.

  • Irina K Russian Executive

    Irina is a qualified teacher and has over 10 years experience in teaching and childcare. Irina has also worked in fast paced corporate industries and understand the needs of our Clients individually. Speaking four languages she is ready to answer all your childcare related questions today and provide you with a personal and professional service.

  • Imogen K UK Executive

    Imogen is a UK graduate in Drama studies. She has worked as a nanny, governess and tutor for 12 years in the UK and overseas. With vast experience in childcare she knows how to best understand the needs of candidates seeking new roles and how to make long lasting and harmonious placements. Imogen is a dedicated childcare professional and mother.

Childcare Roles
Latest Jobs
  • German Nanny


    Dubai, Full-time


    A German family residing in Dubai is looking for an experienced and educated native German speaking nanny governess from Germany or Austria to take care of their 4 year old daughter. The main focus is on the girl’s education in German language and you will also work closely alongside the children’s teachers and tutors.
  • Nanny required in Moscow


    Moscow, Russia, Full-time


    Russian family is looking for a native English speaking nanny for their baby girl 1 year 8 months. The main focus will be on taking care of the child’s development physically and mentally whilst continuing to introduce her to the English language (she previously had a nanny that spoke English) and develop her language skills.

  • Russian Speaking Governor


    Knightsbridge, London, Full-time


    An UHNWI family is looking for an experienced, well-educated and enthusiastic Russian speaking Governor for their 6 year old boy who will be attending Prep School in the UK in September 2017.

  • Experienced & qualified Nanny


    Chelsea, London Full-time


    An experienced, enthusiastic and discreet nanny is required for a 6 month old baby boy in Chelsea, London for a HNWI household. The ideal applicant will engage the baby in all age appropriate activities, cover all nursery duties and be caring and soft by nature.

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  • Katerina W

    Thank you Great British Nannies for my wonderful nanny, going back to work and leaving my little one after 9 months was so difficult but the whole experience with your agency made it all so much easier for me and my baby.


  • Raha T

    I came to GBN seeking a governess position. I found Cleo both professional and friendly and a lady who was easily accessible. She is organised and direct and gave consideration to my thoughts and needs. A very easy and comfortable company to deal with which also extends to Cleo’s staff. I would be pleased to work with GBN again in the future.

  • Stephen S

    Writing this on behalf of my girlfriends Russian parents who sourced their live in nanny based in Moscow through this company. Her two younger siblings out grew the need for a nanny and recently parted company with her but she did the family proud and leaves behind two fluent English speaking children and memories they will cherish for years to come.

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At Great British Nannies we specialise in placing qualified and experienced Nannies, Governesses and Tutors into families within the UK and abroad. We understand that hiring a nanny is a big decision for the families as is finding the right job for our candidates. Contact us if you are seeking a Nanny, Tutor or Governess or looking for your next dream job.

Phone Number: +44 207 855 5578