About Emma Henderson

Emma Henderson

Childcare Consultant

Emma heads up our childcare desk, specialising in sourcing and placing experienced and professional child carers, including maternity nurses, nannies, governesses, international nannies, bilingual nannies and temporary nannies. With a degree in education and a background teaching teamed with over 8 years’ experience as a nanny recruiter, Emma is an asset to the team. Emma is highly sensitive to client needs and happy to visit your residence for a discussion to ascertain the needs of both client and candidate in order to make the perfect match.


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£43,000 - £45,000

Wonderful and warm family living in Chelsea are looking for a fun and bubbly nanny to care for their 3 children primary school aged children. The role would be working Monday-Friday caring for a 5, 7 and 8 year old.

The family would love a long-term commitment - someone who can stay for at least 2-3 years. The family are warm, friendly and informal.

The family employ a live in nanny and she tends to look after the baby and toddler. The new weekday nanny would focus on the older three children. Experience with their age group would be essential.

Working hours during school term: 12-8

Working hours during school holidays: c.10-8

It is a shared care role in a very friendly, informal family. The family are very close to their staff so the nanny needs to get on with everyone including other staff! Ideally they will have worked alongside other staff/nannies before.

There are some admin/PA tasks relating to the kids, such as ordering balloons for a birthday party, collecting a prescription etc

Location: Chelsea + Travel
Start date: May-June2020
Salary: £45,000 gross per year +/-
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£250 - £300

*Position has now been filled

Lovely family of 3, soon to be 4! are seeking a warm and nurturing maternity nurse to join them on a 24/6 basis at their home in Monaco.
The chosen maternity nurse will sleep in same room as baby with an independent studio provided for time off and rest breaks.
A confident candidate who believes in routine and mild sleep training. Client has used mild Gina Ford approach for first born and that worked well with their family.  

Booking length: 1st June 2020  x 5 months

Working hours: 24/6

Salary: up to £300 per 24 hours.

*Interviews held by video call until further notice

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£43,000 - £48,000

A wonderful family of 3 living in Marylebone, Central London are looking for a fun and creative nanny to join their family and care for their 2 year old boy. With boy parents working, the role will involve sole care of the child during the week. The boy has recently started nursery 5 mornings a week. The family employ a housekeeper and a family PA. 

o Full care of toddler ie attending to feeding, bathing, etc.
o Responsibility for baby’s laundry and baby’s room.
o Taking toddler to nursery and picking him up from nursery.
o Able to keep a diary and/or notify parents of school activities, medical appointments, developmental changes when needed.
o Taking toddler to various activities ie swimming, clubs and play-dates, etc.
o Generally helping with development and education of the toddler.
o Cooking of homemade, healthy meals for the toddler.
o Some food and general shopping related to the toddler.

This is a really good opportunity for a friendly nanny wishing to work for a HNW family and travel internationally. The family have homes in several locations. For this reason someone who holds a UK or EU passport is required.  

Start date: Immediate
Duration: Permanent
Working hours: Mon-Fri, 8am - 7pm

  • Live-out: £12 net per hour, £660 net per week (approx. £48,000 gross per year)
  • Live-In £500-£600 net per week ( £35,000 - £43,000 gross per year) 

Location: Marylebone, London + Travel 

*Interviews held by video call until further notice

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A wonderful family with two children aged seven months old girl and one boy just over 3 years are looking for a professional nanny to help care for their children. Baby experience very welcome. Predominantly help with baby required but experience with both is necessary. The family are looking for someone with plenty of energy, who can work alongside and fit in well with mum.

The ideal nanny will be able to prepare fresh meals, preferably lunch and dinner for their toddler and their youngest has started on solids. The eldest will be at nursery in the afternoon and baby has a long nap during this time. Helping mum with the day to day juggling of having two young children - whether that be taking the baby for a walk, playing with the toddler, settling baby to sleep and help with weaning. The family have a full time housekeeper so they really want someone who can focus on the children.

Working hours: 3 or 4 days a week, 8am - 6pm 
Start asap. Live-Out
Salary: £12 - £13 net per hour 
Nearest Station: Hampstead (7 min walk)

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£1,000 - £1,200

Lovely family of 3, soon to be 4! Are seeking a professional, proactive and experienced nanny to join them on a 24/5 basis (inc. weekends) at their home in Monaco.

There is a little boy of 11 months old and a new born boy due in June 2020. They have a maternity nurse to care for the youngest for the first 7-8 months and you will then take care of both boys.

It is imperative that you have experience working in a 24hour schedule before and in particular with 2 young and energetic boys!

You will plan fun activities and be educationally aware, ensuring the boys are learning and stimulated at all times. The family also employ a 24/2 nanny on your days off and there are 2 live out housekeepers in the home too who take care of the children’s rooms and laundry – you will be responsible for some cooking for the children and their wardrobes.

The family are casual at home, but when out and about they are formal – you will be an extension of the family and need to represent them at all times. Professional, well presented and well mannered.

There will be international worldwide travel included.

Location: Monaco

Start date: Open

Salary: Will reflect experience but c. £1000 + per week

Accommodation: Own one bedroom apartment within the same building as the family

*Interviews held by video call until further notice


*please note we cannot guarantee a response to every application*

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£45,000 - £55,000

French Speaking 2 Weeks on, 2 weeks off Rota Nanny Opportunity | Immediate Start
*Interviews will be held via video call until further notice

A return client of Leaman Consulting is seeking a warm, baby experienced and loyal nanny for the care of their baby girl aged 12 weeks old (age at start of placement). The family will hire two nannies to work on a rota schedule working two weeks on/two weeks off.

The ideal nanny will have a caring demeanour, be kind, thoughtful and respectful of all household members and enjoy working in a team. The family would like someone to be with them long term.

It’s a live-in role when on duty. Accommodation provided will be a bedroom with en-suite bathroom, however, by April this year a studio apartment with separate entrance joined to the family home will be provided. At night-time the nanny will have the baby monitor.

This role would suit a baby nanny that loves taking babies through their different stages and watching them develop and grow. The nanny will be required to carry out baby related duties only, to ensure all her milestones are met and her emotional and physical needs are well taken care of. A typical day will be full of singing, reading & talking lots to their baby, daily walks for fresh air, attending baby sensory classes and continuing the routine for feeds and naps.

A nanny speaking French & English will be highly regarded by the family – the parents would love their child to be multilingual.

Start date: Flexible

Working schedule: Two weeks on two weeks off, 24 hours on duty.
Salary: The salary will be  up to £55,000 gross per year

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This role has now been filled.

A return client of Leaman Consulting are looking for a new weekend nanny to live-in on the weekends. Someone to roll their sleeves up, get involved in everything, be a confident driver, good with all ages, forward thinking, independent, English as a first language, not phased by children's activity or family errands, creative, fun, happy to travel – almost like a big sister!

The family are keen to interview ASAP and get started probably at the end of Jan. 

Hours: Friday @14:00 – Monday @10:00
Duties: Usual nannying of 4 children (G17, G15, G13, B7), lots of driving the children around, very little cooking (in house chef), laundry of children and keeping rooms tidy etc
Salary: £30-35k (plus discretionary bonus)

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£45,000 - £50,000
A wonderful family are looking for a fun and engaging full-time nanny to come and help look after two children aged 4 and 6 years old.
*Interviews will be held via video call until further notice
Nanny duties include: In normal circumstances the children are in full-time school, but due to the ongoing situation they are at home and their usual routine has been interrupted. The children are well mannered, love being active & running around, arts and crafts, baking, playing games and spending time in their playroom or the local park.
With both parents mostly working from home the nanny will take sole charge of the children and keep them engaged, learning and having fun.
There is the support of household staff and parents enjoy spending time as a family allowing the nanny some down time and the school set daily homework to be completed at home.
Working hours: 9:00am - 7:30pm (can be reduced during term time when children return to school)
Salary: up to £50,000 gross per year
Accommodation: en-suite bedroom within spacious family home
Start date: *Interviews held via video call
DBS and references will be required.



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