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CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT (Nanny)
THIS AGREEMENT is made on the [insert day] day of [insert month] [insert year]
[Insert name of the parents who are to be the employers], the "employers"
[Insert name of the nanny], the "employee"
WHEREBY IT IS AGREED as follows:
1. Period of Service
The employee's period of service commenced on the [insert day] day of [insert
month] [insert year]. No employment with a previous employer shall count as part of
the period of continuous service.
The employee will be employed in the position of Nanny.
3.1 The employee’s duties will require her to look after the employer’s children [insert
the names of the children] during the hours stipulated in clause 5 and undertake all
duties associated with the care of the named children. These will include, but are not
limited to, encouraging the general development of the child/children, teaching skills
such as dressing, reading, writing, telling the time etc and playing with the
3.2 The employee shall also ensure that the child/children attend all medical, health
visits and dental appointments as the employers may direct from time to time.
3.3 The employee will also be required to keep the nursery, bathroom and kitchen
clean and clean these rooms each day after use by the children and to undertake the
laundry and ironing of the children’s clothes and the polishing of the children’s shoes
on a regular basis. The employee will not be required to do any housework or ironing
for the remainder of the family.
3.4 The employee is also required to undertake shopping for food and other items for
the household and will be required to cook meals for the child/children.
3.5 In addition the employees duties may include some babysitting in the evenings
and at weekends which will be notified to the employee wherever possible at least
[insert number of days] in advance. The employers will respect any prior