Live-in Nanny

My Sweet Days selects the most qualified and experimented live-in nannies to ensure that your children are surrounded with care and attention. Their expertise about every aspect of child progress such as affective development, early learning, security and hygiene will contribute to the safe development of your loved ones.

Our full-time live-in nannies typically work 10 to 12 hours a day, from Monday to Friday. They usually benefit from 2 days off per week, don’t work during public holidays and are eligible for 4 weeks of paid leave per year.

Our candidate can travel with the family and would do 1 to 2 babysittings per week.

Live-in nannies must have a separate bedroom and bathroom, either in the family housing, or in an independent accommodation.

My Sweet Days recruits and places live-in nannies for temporary, seasonal or long-term placements.

Live-in nanny duties


Nannies’ duties are related to the well-being and daily routines of children:

  • planning and preparation of meals
  • doing their laundry and tidying up their bedroom

  • doing specific groceries

  • accompanying them to school, to social and out-of-school activities

  • providing support during homework

  • implementation of a daily routine.

Live-in nanny salary


Salaries depend on experience, age, degrees, and the specifications of each job. A full-time job corresponds to 45 hours per week.
For reference only (monthly salary):

  • Junior Nanny 1 – 3 years of experience

    CHF 3’800 – CHF 4’500

  • Nanny with more than 4 years of experience

    CHF 4’200 – CHF 5’000

  • Nanny with 3 years of experience + degree

    CHF 4’500 – CHF 6’000

For tax purpose, it is possible to deduct up to CHF 990.- to cover lodging and meals

Our Placement Process

“Top Notch Nanny”

We enjoy a large network of experimented, multilingual nannies with a strong sense of discretion.
Our candidates are assessed on their charisma, attitude, personality, career path, education and skills.

“Interviews with candidates”

We act as a link between families and nannies throughout the whole process. From a first contact via Skype, a phone interview or a trial period, My Sweet Days organizes everything, including transportation and hotel booking*.

*these additional costs are borne by the client

“Consulting and contracts”

Once the nanny is selected, we fine tune the job specifications, and draft the employment and confidentiality contracts. We also provide information and tips regarding taxes, social charges and other useful procedures.

“A long-term relationship”

After the placement, we regularly contact the family and the candidate to asses the working relationship.
We offer a post-placement support regardless of your concerns.

We can help you hire a professional nanny wherever you are in Switzerland: Geneva, Vaud, Bern, Zürich, Lugano…