Ok, so here’s something we don’t often discuss, but come on, us nannies have got to have the funniest and most awkward stories when it comes to a working environment, am I right? If you think you have the funniest nannying stories, let us know! Working so closely with...
Thinking about developing your skills as a governess? Want to stand out when applying for that dream job? Online learning might be for you. Find out why here!
Why a UK boarding school? Thinking of sending your child overseas to study in the UK? Read here about why affluent families are choosing this option.
It’s round about that time to update my CV. What is it about talking about ourselves that makes this part of our professional lives so challenging?
Books to help children understand prejudice, racism, and equality As the world reflects on recent events and the reasons behind the Black Lives Matter movement, it seems an appropriate time to be talking with our children about equality, diversity, and justice (isn’t...
We’ve noticed a growing number of our VIP clients requesting to learn more about welcoming a Manny into their family. Here are our top 4 reasons why Mannies make excellent childcare professionals.
Are you thinking about giving your child the opportunity to learn a second language and opening their world educationally, culturally and socially?
Considering hiring a manny for your children? Take a look at some of the benefits here. We have many nannies registered with Great British Nannies.
Are you considering to hire a tutor? There are numerous reasons a family might choose to opt for a personal and optimised home tutoring approach as opposed to solely using the in-class school system.
This month we celebrate the birthday of British author Enid Blyton and her treasured literary works. We’ve come up with some ideas to sprinkle some Famous Five inspired magic into your summer break!
Drawing is an especially important outlet for children who do not yet have the verbal skills to communicate their feelings. Through your child’s art you are able to catch a glimpse into their rich internal world whilst conversely they are able to develop concentration, thought-processing and motor skills.
Welcoming a Great British Nanny into your home not only allows additional care for your child on a practical level, but also intellectually too. Giving your child the opportunity to be loved and cared for by a native English speaker opens countless gateways towards a beautifully thriving future!
In celebration of World Animal Day on October 4th and the fight for their protection, we wanted to share with you some of the many ways in which animals light up our world and teach us to be better humans!
The timeless stories of Roald Dahl have delighted generations of children and their parents for decades. Over 100 years after his birth, his stories continue to inspire people of all ages and walks of life. From the vibrant characters to the marvellous stories, for many Roald Dahl is the world’s No.1 story teller.
When it comes to children, there’s often no shortage of others to play with. However, there are several benefits in ensuring your child can play alone at times.
What’s it like being an English kindergarten teacher in Moscow? Here we have a first hand account from a British teacher working with Russian children.
Looking for interesting, fun and creative ideas to keep your children busy and enjoying themselves throughout the school holidays? Look no further.
Thinking about when your child should start learning English as a second language? Or another language? When is the best time for them to start? Learn more.
Some common myths about the effect of knowing and learning new languages from first hand experience of a polyglot that speaks four languages fluently.