Nanny Agency Essex

Mum's The Word is a leading nanny agency in Essex and we are able to help families find high quality nannies, domestic help and child care professionals throughout the counties. 

We can help clients based county wide, so as well as the main towns of 

Epping, Ongar, Harlow, Sawbridgeworth, Bishops Stortford, Brentwood, Chelmsford, Loughton, Buckhurst Hill, Chigwell, Woodford. 

Please contact us if you are based in any of these areas and need help with your child care or domestic requirements!

Our Essex Nanny Agency provides a bespoke and personal level of service, so we personally interview all candidates and ensure that they go through the relevant DBS and reference checks. We also provide courses on First Aid, Child care and Maternity Nursing to make sure that all relevant skills and qualifications and kept up to date.

Our service includes an initial consultation which will make sure that we can fully understand your domestic and childcare requirements. This means that you will receive the very best personalised and attentive service from our Essex Nanny Agency.

We can provide full time, part time, live in or live out nannies, and we can also help with other domestic services such as mothers help, nursery nurse, housekeepers, cleaners, maternity nurses, babysitters, gardeners, handymen and Au Pairs

Nanny jobs in Essex.

We have a wide range of nanny jobs in Essex available, so if you are a childcare professional in this area then please don’t hesitate to get in touch. We are always looking for hard working, reliable and dedicated candidates, and we would love to discuss the next step in your career.

We can also offer a similar level of service and nanny jobs in other areas of the country including OxfordshireHampshireBuckinghamshireGloucestershireCardiffSussexWiltshire 

and Surrey. Mums The Word also have a dedicated London Nanny Agency as well as branches that cover Kensington and ChelseaKingston and East London.

Please find below a selection of the nanny jobs in Essex that we currently offer:

Business hours and contact info

Mon - Fri     9.30am to 8pm
Sat   9.30am to 4pm
Sun   Answering machine. Please leave me a message and I will call you back asap or email me.

Mob:   07760230561





Full Time Nanny/Housekeeper 

A lovely family of seven are looking for a caring, kind, sporty, outgoing and flexible 'Live In' FT Nanny/Housekeeper to join their family in a beautiful rural location in Little Hadham SG11, 10 minutes from Bishops Stortford. 

Five children, aged between 4 years and 12 years old. All at school.

M-F 10 hours a day, some Saturdays will be required with notice, max 5 hours. Occasional babysitting may be required as extra.

The family have two dogs and some chickens, a liking with animals and to 'muddle in' is a must. Mum is a stay at home Mum, and will be with you for some of the time, helping you, running errands etc. The right candidate must be able to entertain the children sometimes with some walking, cycling and be a confident swimmer. The children have a variety of hobbies and interests - Football, Rugby, Swimming, Dancing and Tennis.

Normal Nanny duties and Housekeeping duties will apply. (Cleaning, hoovering, cooking and preparing meals, tidying up after meals, laundry, bed changes, preparing the children for school and clubs, school drop off and pick up, bath times, homework, supervising some fun activities/ chill time). 

You will have your own accommodation at the house with a separate Annexe - one bedroom, bathroom, lounge area and kitchen. A car will be provided to you whilst on duty.

Qualifications are not necessarily required, but experience along with excellent references. 

You will need an up to date DBS or willing to obtain one through the agency.

A paediatric first aid certificate would be required or willing to do via the agency.

To start ASAP. 

£ - Salary depending on experience.

* This is a Live In position, but the family would consider a Live Out Nanny/Housekeeper, if you were local and prepared to work the hours they require/ be flexible.






Little Hadham nr Bishops Stortford

Updated August 2017

Friday Nanny/PA

A lovely family of four, in Widford, Ware SG12, set in a rural location, require a happy, fun, outgoing, energetic, organised, flexible Friday Nanny/PA for their two boys aged 8 and 10 years old. The family also have a small pet dog.

Both parents work in London, so you would have sole charge of them both.

The boys have many hobbies - Football, Rugby, Cycling, Walking, Running, Tennis and Swimming. Normal Nanny duties will apply and to muddle in when needed. Walking the dog, a good cook, laundry wash, supervising homework and enjoy being outdoors is desirable. Helping the parents with some errands when needed would be helpful too. 

The hours would be 7.15am-9.15am / 1pm-8pm. (or 2.45pm-8pm if prefer). *You may be needed to stay later on some Fridays/Babysitt. Term Time only. Drop off and Pick up from school in Bishops Stortford.

*Full day on Friday's in the holidays. 7.15am-8pm*.

There will be a car provided for you whilst on duty, ideally over 25 years old due to the insurance. 

Qualifications not necessary. Experience and check able references are a must.

The candidate must have an up to date DBS or be willing to obtain one through the agency.

Candidate to ideally have a First Aid certificate and be willing to do through the agency. 

To start this September latest October.

£11-12 Gross per hour.


Widford, Ware, nr Bishops Stortford and Harlow

Updated August 2017

Paediatric First Aid Course - September 2017

We are pleased to announce Mum's the Word Essex Nanny Agency, Essex branch is working in Partnership with Danny, a local experienced, qualified First Aid Trainer who is based in Loughton Essex and owner of 'Emergency First Aid Ltd' @EFALtd, to offer the Ofsted Approved Paediatric First Aid Course. 

The course is a 12 hour course split over two consecutive Saturdays, 16th and 23rd September, at a venue in South Woodford. It is designed for childcare professionals, teachers and also nannies who wish to register with Ofsted, on the voluntary register.

You are assessed throughout the course and all candidates will be presented with a certificate and knowledgeable booklet upon completion. The Paediatric First Aid course costs £70pp.

For more information or to book yourself on this course, please contact Liz.


Telephone: 07760230561.


South Woodford - Central Line

Updated August 2017