A Nanny-Housekeeper and Handyman Couple are an excellent solution for a family household with school aged children, needing the all-round skills of childcare and housekeeping from a Nanny-Housekeeper (who will prioritize the care of the children), combined with a lovely general Handyman, who can help with the general maintenance and upkeep of the house and grounds.

Duties

The duties of the Nanny-Housekeeper are wide-ranging and unique to each family. There are some typical duties which may include:

  • Caring for children and babysitting.
  • General household cleaning and tidying.
  • Laundry and ironing.
  • Family Cooking and assisting in the kitchen.
  • Driving, including the school run.
  • Running errands.
  • Food shopping.
  • Typical handyman duties will include:
  • General maintenance of the garden, grounds and buildings.
  • Helping with heavy lifting, both indoor and outdoor.
  • Running errands.
  • Maintaining machinery and equipment.
  • Carrying out minor electrical work.
  • Carrying out minor plumbing repairs.
  • Polishing floors or cleaning heavy carpets.
  • Helping with any pets.

Working Hours of a Nanny-Housekeeper & Handyman Couple

A live-in Household Couple, typically works a 5-day week for 10 to 12 hours a day. A full-time live-out

Household Couple usually works an 8 to 10-hour day.

Salary of a Nanny-Housekeeper & Handyman Couple

A live-in Household Couple are on average paid £52,000 to £82,000 (combined) in the UK internationally £80,000+

A live-out Household Couple are on average paid £70,000 to £85,000 (combined) in the UK