FULL-TIME | CHEERFUL | TWO CHILDREN
Are you a proactive and thoughtful nanny looking for a fabulous full-time position? Does the idea of working with two wonderful children make your heart soar? Are you considerate and cheerful with an even-keeled temperament? If you said, “That’s me!” we would love to hear from you!
Family Syllabus: A bustling on the go family of four located in Santa Monica is looking for a superb nanny for their two children, ages six and three. These dual-career parents are looking for candidates that are highly practical, flexible, and understand the needs of busy working families. Their son is currently in 1st grade and attending school remotely, while their daughter attends preschool in person. A nanny that can stay on schedule and keep track of two school calendars and transportation would be essential. Both parents currently work from home, but prior to COVID, mom and dad both worked outside of the home and dad traveled for work often. This family treats their nannies like gold and will welcome them to grow and become a part of this awesome family.
Ideal Candidate: Their ideal candidate is accustomed to wearing many hats in the home and can jump right in when needed. Candidates that have a fun and playful side, love to engage the children with indoor and outdoor activities, and can help both the children with social/emotional development would be wonderful. Nannies that are open to collaborating with the family and comfortable offering suggestions for the children’s best interest to help them flourish will thrive in this role. Communication will be key, along with understanding each child’s personality while being sensitive to their needs. Their primary role would be caring for the children, but the family would love assistance with grocery shopping, mail and packages, and any miscellaneous errands or tasks as needed. The family would love a nanny who enjoys cooking and will prepare meals for not only the children but for the family too. Someone who is an extremely safe swimmer and driver is a must, as the family does have a pool and driving will be necessary! Spanish-speaking nannies are encouraged to apply! Flexibility in your schedule will be highly important for this role. Other duties would include keeping the kitchen neat and tidy, organizing the children’s bedrooms, keeping the playrooms clean at all times, and helping fill up the nanny vehicle with gas.
Job Synopsis: The schedule for this position will be Monday-Thursday from 12-8 pm and Friday only either 12-6 pm, 10 am-6 pm or 9:30 am until 5:30 pm. The family is flexible to optimize Friday hours for a guarantee of 40 hours per week. Overnights would be very infrequent, but the family would like nannies that are open to traveling one week at a time. The rate is $30/hour gross with two weeks of paid vacation, sick days, paid holidays, and an end-of-the-year bonus. A nanny vehicle will be provided, however, the nanny will be required to have their own vehicle as a means of reliable transportation to and from the home. The family would like to speak with all the applicant’s references. A college degree is preferred, but not required.
COVID Requirements: The household is being very cautious with COVID and wants to ensure their nanny is also taking the necessary precautions by following CDC guidelines and wearing a mask in public. However, they would like a nanny who is comfortable working in their home without a mask. Please be open to taking a COVID test prior to a trial. The family will pay for the Covid testing and they prefer a PCR test.
Roll Call: This amazing job in January 2021!
Three years of professional nanny experience
CPR/first aid certification
Clean reliable vehicle