An intelligent and exceptional nanny is needed for a young, creative and entrepreneurial family in NYC to work in tandem with a nanny team to care for a 2-month-old baby boy and his 19-month-old old sister.
Do you value learning and enjoy creating fun, imaginative and educational games for intelligent and developing children? Do you love growing as a nanny with children from infancy to toddlerhood and beyond? If so, this could be the perfect role for you! A warm and welcoming family who currently has 2 nannies they adore is looking to add a third live-out nanny to their wonderful team and provide primary care for their 2-month-old boy and help out as needed with his 19-month-old sister. This family values intelligence, hard work, collaboration and positivity in their home, and a proactive, adventurous and organized individual who has a wonderful work/play balance will thrive in this role. In addition to basic childcare duties, this family is excited to find the perfect discerning caregiver with excellent judgement who is excited to plan fun, creative, and active games and adventures for their growing children.
The schedule will be Monday-Friday from 7:00am-7:00pm. Duties will include taking both children to classes, lessons, and playdates in the afternoons. The ideal candidate for this position is optimistic, proactive, and interested in collaborating with Mom and Dad to help smoothy run their bustling household. This family values education and is looking for a candidate who is education focused for their developing children. Additional duties will include running errands on occasion and tidying up the children’s bedrooms and playroom. This family is seeking someone organized with a healthy lifestyle who will be a good role model for their children.
Additional evening and weekend coverage may be requested and compensated for. Compensation will vary based on experience. The start date is as soon as they find the perfect fit.
This position is open to nannies in the New York City, Brooklyn and surrounding areas within commuting distance to the West Village.
Provide enriching experience and activities beyond basic care including local outings and adventures
Collaborate with parents to support the child in reaching developmental milestones
Preparing fun and educational lessons and activities to aid in the children’s development
Overnight care occasionally
Engage baby in creative, age appropriate, educational activities
Work alongside family’s household staff including; housekeeper and chef
Running errands occasionally, as needed
Assist with child related housekeeping duties and pitch in to the overall tidiness of the family environment
Basic cooking/ meal preparation using seasonal, healthy ingredients
Provide a safe and warm environment
A genuine love for children with a kind and caring demeanor
A highly organized and neat personality
Creative, extroverted and always looking for fun and imaginative ways to engage the child
Knowledge of developmental milestones and attuned to the child’s developmental needs
A positive, team-player attitude
Warm and gentle; loves babies
Flexible and adaptable to schedule changes
Positive, direct and confident
Exhibits good judgment and common sense
Second language skills a plus
Education/teaching experience a plus
Must be health conscious, and able to prepare basic wholesome meals and age appropriate foods
Creative, fun, upbeat, and kind
Anticipates the needs of the family and is eager to pitch in
Excited to commit long-term to a nanny position and truly become part of the family