Private family looking hire a Full-Time Nanny in Greenwich, CT!
Private family in Greenwich, CT is searching for a compassionate and proactive Nanny/Family Assistant to join their family. This opportunity could be live in or live out. Live-in would be preferred by the client. The primary responsibility of this position is to provide attentive care and support to two wonderful children, a boy (11 years old) and a girl (8 years old). Both children attend a local school. This family is looking for someone who can be with their children through these formative years and be a great role model. The children will spend approximately 40% of their time with their father, and the other part of the time with their mother as they are divorced. Both homes are happy households. They have a dog, so someone comfortable around dogs is needed. The other part of this job, during the weeks the children aren’t around, would be Family Assistant work. Someone who can take charge in the home and not be managed is highly favored. This role is done only in the fathers home.
Child Care: The primary responsibility is to care for the children during business hours and when their father is working or traveling. Engage with the children in age-appropriate activities, both indoors and outdoors, and ensure their safety and well-being.
House Management: Assist in managing the household, ensuring it runs smoothly. This may include light housekeeping duties, overseeing contractors or vendors, and maintaining a clean and organized environment.
Travel: The father does travel for work. During these times you would have full charge of the children (2-3 day trips, 1-2 times a month) and be responsible for the children's well-being during.
Live-In Option: The position can be live-in if desired, with private quarters provided. Private floor including room, bathroom, etc
Experience: Previous experience working with children of similar ages is essential.
Travel-Ready: Willingness and enthusiasm for occasional travel, including internationally. THIS IS OPTIONAL
Self-Sufficiency: Ability to work independently and self-manage.
Proactive: Take initiative and anticipate needs without the need for constant direction.
Intuitive: Be able to read situations and respond appropriately.
Excellent Interpersonal Skills: Ensure a positive and supportive environment for the children.
The most important quality they seek is someone who genuinely enjoys spending time with the children, engaging in fun and educational activities with them, and being a positive influence in their lives through their formative years.If you are a compassionate, experienced, and adaptable individual who is ready to take on this fun role, we encourage you to apply. The family is open to an immediate start for the right candidate.
Requested Duration: Indefinitely
About the Family
- Childcare: 2 Children, Ages 11,8
- Housekeeping: Shared Housekeeping Required,
- Cooking: Help Start/Prep for Dinner,Plain Cooking Required,
- Laundry: Family Laundry,
- Errands: Dry Cleaners; Post Office,Etc.
- Driving: Required
- Travel: No Travel Required
- Work Hours: – M-F 9AM-6PM
- Languages: English
- Experience: Years of Experience
- References: Minimum of 2 References
- Background: Pass stringent background checks and drug testing upon offer of hire
- Personality Traits: Kind, intuitive, self-starter, proactive, energetic, positive attitude
- Salary: $35-$40/hour depending on experince
- Living Accommodations: Live In or Live Out
- Vacation:2 weeks PTO
- Health Insurance: Yes