Bright Horizons At Home

Emergency Nannies Wanted

Are you an inspiration and delight to children and adults alike? Would you relish the novelty and variety of a new childcare experience each day? Do you yearn for the freedom to work when you want?


About you

If you possess the following:

  • Minimum 2 years' childcare experience (sole charge)
  • Excellent, verifiable references


  • Enhanced DBS check
  • Flexibility, reliability, enthusiasm
  • Valid Paediatric 1st Aid training certificate

We may have just the thing you're looking for...

About us

We're the UK's leading provider of emergency childcare, with a family of customers that numbers in the tens of thousands. When their regular childcare arrangements fall through, they turn to us for help. Last year alone we successfully arranged over  450,000 hours of care.

The emergency nanny job

We're looking for experienced, vivacious, reliable and committed 'super-nannies' ready to work at a moment's notice throughout London and the surrounding areas:

  • You might need to fill in for a regular nanny who's on holiday
  • Perhaps there's a school inset day that mum and dad forgot to plan for
  • Or maybe little one is not feeling 100% and can't go to nursery.

Whatever the reason, the need is the same - for someone amazing to step in and help fill the childcare gap.

The rewards

Choose when you want to work by entering your availability into our live nanny app and be instantly matched with suitable bookings. Help a new family with each booking. Become part of a fantastic organisation that's offers lots of exciting benefits including funded training courses and discounts at 100s of highstreet and online businesses. Draw on lots of support and advice. Enjoy competitive rates of pay. Develop your career at a pace that suits you.

Next steps

Please email our recruitment team on