Dear families and candidates,
We understand your family and home are the most important thing. At Little Ones we help you to find the best possible care for them. It’s that simple.
Our ethos is to provide the highest level of service, placing candidates whose skills offer benefits to a child’s early language development and education. Our housekeepers help keep your home, homely, organised and of course immaculate.
Below you will find details about our team including consultants direct email contact and telephone numbers.
Your consultant at Little Ones will be there whenever you need them.
Vanessa Cook, CEO and Founder of Little Ones.
Nicholas Bowen – Associate Director
Maria Pavlova – Business Manager
Maria specialises in Russian-speaking and Eastern European nanny and nanny-housekeeper placements. Originally from Russia, Maria studied International Relations in Saint Petersburg, Management in Edinburgh and spent one year in China studying Mandarin. She is passionate about finding the best possible candidates for our clients.
Mary Fernandez – Directors Assistant and Social Media Manager
Mary manages Little Ones busy Social Media desk and is also assistant to Little Ones Directors.
Elvira Tufariello – Senior Consultant
Originally from Milan, Elvira joined Little Ones with over 12 years experience in the childcare sector having worked as a nanny and maternity nurse. Elvira works in a team placing Italian, Portuguese, Russian and Eastern European languages, plus all Nanny-Housekeeper and Housekeeper roles. Elvira gained experience as Household Manager in Switzerland and worked for the British Royal family for 3 years. A certified translator, Elvira studied in Milan, Paris and London. Elvira is fluent in English, Italian, French and is picking up Spanish at Little Ones.
Wenjing Li – Senior Consultant
Wenjing specialises in the placement of Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese speaking), Japanese and other Asian language nannies and housekeepers including Nepalese and Filipino candidates. Wenjing comes to Little Ones with a double master degree from The University of Nottingham.
Tom Morrison - English Languge and Overseas Consultant
Tom specialises in full time live out English speaking nannies and Overseas placements. Originally from Cambridge, he graduated from Sheffield Business School with an upper second class honors degree in Business and Marketing. He has previously worked in one of the world’s largest recruitment companies and since joining Little Ones has developed his knowledge and used his past experience to help a large variety of families.
Emma Cook – English Live In Nanny Consultant
Emma specialises in English speaking live-in nanny positions and also afterschool nanny positions. Originally from Manchester Emma studied Law at Bristol University before beginning her career in Recruitment. Emma is experienced in recruiting internationally and locally and is committed to finding the best possible nannies for Little Ones clients.
Patricia Cervera – Bilingual Consultant
Patricia specialises in Spanish speaking nanny and nanny-housekeeper placements.
Pierre Desdevises – Bilingual Consultant
Pierre specialises in the recruitment of French speaking Nannies and Nanny Housekeepers. Originally from Nantes in France Pierre graduated from a business school in Paris , Since then he’d gained experience working in Vietnam for the French embassy, in France to promote and develop martial arts , and lately in London where he was deeply involved on recruiting for the Olympics. Pierre also holds 2 degrees in childcare (BAFA and BEES).
Tony Buckley - House Managers and Housekeeper Consultant
Cristina Linares – Spanish Consultant
Cristina specialises in Spanish language live in nannies and nanny housekeepers. Fluent in English and Spanish Cristina is originally from in Spain. Cristina holds a Law degree from Alfonso X El Sabio University, Madrid.
Lara Muller – Bilingual Consultant
Lara specialises in placing German, Dutch, Swedish and Danish speaking nannies both live in, live out and part time. Having grown up in Holland, Lara is half German half British and moved to England for her studies. Lara speaks English, German and Dutch fluently.
If you are a family in need or candidate seeking a domestic position – we hope you decide to give Little Ones Bilingual Nanny and Nanny Housekeeper Agency a call. www.littleoneslondon.co.uk