A creative and professional couple is looking for a dedicated and loving nanny to care for their newborn boy in New York City. They are looking to find the person who they can trust wholeheartedly who will help them raise their son for years to come!
The ideal candidate will have experience working with families in long-term positions and a thorough understanding of the developmental milestones that occur in the infant, toddler and early childhood years. The family wants someone loving who can provide structure for their son, helping to maintain sleep, feeding and daily schedules.
The average schedule will be 52 hours a week, Monday – Friday from 8:30am-7pm, with some additional evening and weekend coverage requested as needed. The nanny will be compensated for these requests. The family will occasionally travel for both business and pleasure and may invite their nanny to join them. An ability to fluently speak French is preferred, but not required.
The compensation is competitive and dependent on experience.
Child care duties including but not limited to: feeding, bathing, dressing, napping, and morning and evening routines
Collaborate with Mom and Dad to ensure developmental milestones are being met
Create a warm, loving and safe environment for the child to grow and thrive
Develop schedules and structure that ensure the child feels secure in their environment; family truly values routines and schedules
Provide enriching learning and developmental experiences and activities beyond basic care
Maintain tidiness of the nursery
Cook and prepare basic meals for the baby
Run errands occasionally, as needed for baby
At least 2 years professional infant care experience
Experience working in NYC as a nanny
Professional and polite demeanor
Discretion and respect of privacy / confidential information
Knowledge of each childhood development state and attuned to the child’s developmental needs
Experience creating structure, discipline and schedule in a warm and caring way
A warm and intelligent disposition, with excellent problem solving skills
A positive, can-do, team-player attitude
Exhibit good judgement and common sense, especially concerning child’s safety and health
Ability to commit long-term to a nanny position and truly become part of the family