Live-in Nanny and Au Pair

Location: Italy
Start Date: Year Round
Length of Employment: 1-12 months
Employer: Total Nannies

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Job Description
Work in Italy as a Live-in Nanny, Au Pair, Governess or Mothers Help, level of position depends on your experience.

Total Nannies have many great positions on offer all year round. Apply from home, browse family details and meet your family via Skype and choose the family you’d like to work with, your placement will be confirmed before departing home.

Job descriptions vary from family to family, however your role will be to care for the child/children in a family environment. Your job might include taking children to/from school or day care, meal preparation and tidying up, playing and having fun with the kids, reading and doing craft activities and outdoor activities. Driving may or may not be a requirement. You may also be required to go on family holidays to various locations within or outside Italy.

While living with your family, you receive free accommodation & meals plus a weekly allowance (amount varies depending your experience and type of position).

Pay and Benefits
• Weekly allowance amount varies depending on your experience and type of position
• Free accommodation
• Free meals
• You must pay your own airfare to Italy, however there is a travel allowance of £120 paid back to you on completion of contract in any position.

About Employer
Based in London, Total Nannies offer live in child care placements with professional families in Italy.
Total Nannies have partnered with Under31 to give you the opportunity to apply for these amazing positions from home.

• Eligible to work in Italy (Working Holiday Visa or EU passport)
• Minimum 18 years old
• Candidates of all levels of experience can apply: Junior Nanny requires no experience, Mothers Help requires minimum experience and Governess requires Child Care Diploma or Teaching Degree.

How to apply

If you fit the above eligibility criteria, click apply now and follow the links.

Successful candidates are supported by Under31, STA Travel and Total Nannies to prepare for your departure. The Italy Nanny Working Holiday Package includes everything you need to plan, depart, arrive and start work in your new position. We provide endless support to ensure you are never alone on your Working Holiday Journey pre and post departure 🙂


It is absolutely free to apply for any Under31 Working Holiday Job. Only if you are successful do you need to purchase your Working Holiday Package which includes everything you need to get to work in this job.

The Italy Nanny Working Holiday Package costs $2’500 and includes:

  • Under31 Working Holiday Services
  • Professional job, lined up prior to departure
  • Working Holiday Visa application & appointment
  • Flight – Australia to Italy
  • Transfers – Airport to City
  • 6 months travel insurance
  • SIM Card incl $10 credit
  • Worldwide Discount Card
  • Pre and post departure support for job, visa and travel essentials
  • Secure live-in job with a professional family
  • 1-12 month contract including free accommodation, free meals, 4 weeks annual paid leave plus a weekly wage
  • Time off to travel Europe

Not Included:

  • Italy Visa Fee (approx $200 for 1 year Visa)


  • Return flight
  • Tours
  • Additional Insurance
  • Additional Accommodation

We look forward to hearing from you & helping you get to work as a live-in Nanny, Au Pair, Governess or Mothers Help in Italy.