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WHY HIRE A live-OUT nanny?

Great British Nannies offer over 10 years of experience in placing live-out nannies in the U.K and overseas. Our live-out nannies come with excellent experience, childcare qualifications, and a genuine love for their role as a childcare provider, to ensure your children receive the best care.

Great British Nannies take the time to understand your family’s unique requirements to ensure we find a suitable candidate to join your family.

The live-out nannies that we register are experienced, qualified and have excellent contactable references, a valid enhanced DBS certificate along with an in date first aid certificate, so that you know your child will be in the best care. Our candidates are located around the globe, and we place live-out nannies in the U.K and overseas.





Duties of a LIVE-out Nanny



A live-out Nanny will provide your child with love and comfort, routine, and good manners for the parents/guardians to feel at complete ease whilst they are otherwise engaged. Knowing that your children are being well cared for with a trusted person that they love spending time with is a wonderful feeling.


Live-out Nannies can assist with basic homework tasks for school aged children as well as help the children to improve their reading, writing, and speaking skills instilling confidence in themselves in a range of subject areas.


Live-out Nannies are responsible for organising all age-appropriate activities that can stimulate the mental, physical, social and emotional development the child including indoor and outdoor activities as well as arranging play dates.


Nannies carry out duties such as feeding, bathing, dressing, keeping their play areas tidy, assisting with building routine and supporting the parents.


Live-in nannies are employed to assist parents with the care of their children from birth right through to school aged children.



Live-out nannies are knowledgeable in child development. Given their education, working background and professional experience, therefore, they are able to guide parents through the Early Years stages if this is a requirement of the role.

What is a live-out nanny?

A live out or otherwise known as a daily nanny will be Employed by you to work at your home with your children, usually between Monday – Friday from anywhere between 8-10 hours daily. Unlike a live-in nanny, a live-out nanny will have their own accommodation within a reasonable commuting distance to travel to your home to nanny for your children daily. Due to commuting and other commitments a live-out nanny will usually have a set start and finish time and any additional hours/babysitting must be agreed in advance. There may be a little less flexibility than a live-in nanny. However, a daily nanny is often happy to be flexible when respected in their role and given advanced notice for additional hours, paid for the additional time, or given time off in lieu. Something that should be stipulated in the Employment Contract prior to the live-out nanny starting their role within your family.

What is expected from a live-out nanny?

A live-out or daily nanny will carry out the same duties as a live-in nanny. Their role is to support the overall wellbeing of your children and allow you to work or go about your affairs with the peace of mind that you have an excellent nanny taking care of your children. A live-out nanny can work as a sole charge nanny, whereby she takes care of the children alone or she can work alongside you in a shared care role. This is all dependant on the individual requirements of the family.

A live-out nanny’s daily duties will include some of the following (but not limited to);

  • Following the routine, you have in place for your children or offering advice on alternative routines if the Employer asks.
  • Feeding, weaning, and making healthy and simple meals for your child.
  • Dressing, bathing, and ensuring good hygiene.
  • Potty training assistance if needed and required.
  • Ensure the nursery and child’s room is clean, tidy, and organised, along with your child’s laundry.
  • The live-out nanny will organise fun play dates, engaging and age-appropriate activities inside and outside of the home, including day trips to local child friendly attractions.
  • A live-out nanny plans your child’s day to allow them to reach their developmental milestones, including a range of activities which will allow them to gain confidence in themselves. Such as, arts and crafts, role play, building and being creative, reading, singing, storytelling and socialising.
  • A live-out nanny may also be able teach your child another language, a musical instrument, assist with school homework and drive your children to different activities. Although this is dependent on the candidate and your requirements.

What are the benefits of hiring a live-out nanny?

By hiring a live-out nanny you can maintain a professional, friendly, and separate relationship with your nanny that offers many of the same benefits of a live-in nanny, although providing you both with more personal space and privacy. By hiring a live-out daily nanny, you need not worry about providing accommodation within your home or on the grounds of your estate. The nanny will pay for her own accommodation and live within a reasonable commute to your home. A live-out nanny will know all the best places locally to you to ensure they have places to take your children that are safe and a happy place for the to socialise with other children and nannies.

Should I hire a live-out nanny or live-in nanny?

There is no right or wrong answer to this, and it really depends on your family circumstances and how you see the daily running of your household. With regards to the duties of a live-out or live-in nanny, they remain the same. Your children will experience excellent care and the only thing that differs is the location of where the nanny lives along with the rate of pay. Speak with one of the team at Great British Nannies and we can discuss the options with you and offer our expertise in assisting you to decide what will work best for your family.


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Salary of a live-out Nanny


Great British Nannies provides educated, experienced, and qualified live-out nannies that work within high profile and VIP families understanding the way in which work should be carried out within a fully staffed household. Taking into consideration discretion, working alongside a large team, flexibility to travel at short notice and such like.

Great British Nannies is a boutique nanny agency that provides live-out nannies to VIP families including royalty, across the globe. Our dedication to our work, values and company ethics is why we are a top choice nanny agency in London and globally. We are trusted by our clients and candidates and continue to receive positive feedback, referrals and repeat customers for our highly qualified and professional VIP nannies. Contact us here! Or check our Facebook page our here!

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Types of childcare specialists

English Governess


A Governess is well-educated child carer that works with children between 6-16 years helping them academically in other areas such as in music, languages, arts, sports, etiquette and manners.

British Governor


A Governor is the male equivalent of a Governess, carrying the same duties including working with children between 6-16 years helping them academically in other areas such as in music, languages, arts, sports, etiquette and manners.

English Tutor


A Tutor gives your child personal academic tuition on a variety or single subject to enhance their skills and confidence in the chosen area. Including exam preparation and school/university entry.

English Nanny


A nanny works with babies and children up to 8 years old. They take care of all nursery activities, feeding and hygiene for children.

Maternity Nurse

Maternity Nurse

A Maternity Nurse is qualified and experienced to work with mother and baby from birth up to 6 months. Supporting throughout all stages of the baby’s initial development.



A Manny carries out the same duties as a nanny and works with the same age group. Depending on whether you would prefer a male or female candidate is an individual preference.


Office opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5.30pm

Sat & Sun: Closed

Address locations

3 The Ranch House

Goffs Oak

 EN7 6PH