Kindergarten Guide

Rota Nanny/Governess

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 A Rota Nanny/ Governess is a highly experienced childcare professional who offers her service 24/7 for a time period agreed upon followed by the same amount of time as a time off when a second Rota Nanny/Governess takes over. 

This system guarantees you to have a non-stop childcare support.

When family's lifestyle is busy and/ or includes a lots of travels , the Rota system is the childcare support you need.

On top of it, you can choose two Rota Nannies with different native languages so your children can learn them as the same time.

Rota Nanny/Governess and salaries

Working Hours: 

A Rota Nanny can be hired to work from 1day in/off to 1 month in/off.

The Rota Nanny/Governess will work 24/7.

The salary will vary depending on the family's needs and are to be determined at the beginning of employment.

All the details should be discussed and agreed before the first day of employment.

At l'Agence de Nannies , we recommend all families to build a contract as a written agreement.


The duties can vary depending on the Family.

The Rota Nanny/Governess has the usual Nanny's duties regarding, hygiene, feeding and following the child daily schedule.

The Rota Nanny/Governess as an educated childcare professional can provide tutoring and support the Child educational curriculum as well as teaching good manners and social life skills.

Common Nanny's duties are:

  • keeping the child active and social (organizing/attending playdates and parties). going out to the park for a walk or to the library or museums. 

  • taking care of the child's laundry and belongings 

  • keeping the bedroom and playroom area safe,clean, tidy and organized.

  • keeping the child entertained and promotes his development through play. 

  • Mother's helper are not expected to do any heavy housework, family cooking or any other chores not related to the children.


Rota Nanny/Governess 's Salary:

The salary starts at 1000euros a week or 200euros per day . The Rota can be paid for the days worked and on the days off, depending  on what it is agreed with the family. A return flight ticket between day to allow the rota Nany/ Governess to go back to her base is an option as well as providing her with a separate accomodation for the days off.

It also depends on the age, qualifications and experience of the candidate.

Rota Nannies/governesses are usually self employed so they can take care of her own taxes.


A Rota Nanny/Governess has at least 3 years of experiences, certificates and/or diploma. Our Agency has checked her informations and credentiels.

It is important to discussed and agreed about salaries, holidays entitlement and schedule at the interview or as least before the first day of employment.

At L'Agence de Nannies , we recommend all families to make a contract as a written agreement between them and the childcare professional.