Live-in Family Assistant

Family Assistant
Full Time, Live In
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Job ID: 16372009
Recruiter: michelle

Single dad in Jackson, NJ is looking to hire a dynamic and responsible Live-In Family Assistant to support his 4-year-old son who is in pre-school during the day.

The candidate will have a flexible schedule, as the job revolves around the child's custody schedule. The working hours are from 7 am to 7 pm for a total of 36 hours, however some weeks may demand more or fewer hours. Must also be available 2 weekends/month. Days worked will be anywhere from 3-5 days total per week. 


  1. Childcare:

    • Provide care and supervision for the 4-year-old son.
    • Drop off/pick up from school.
    • Prepare easy and nutritious dinners for both father and son.
  2. Household Management:

    • Run errands, manage inventory, and stock household supplies.
    • Keep the home tidy and organized, complementing the weekly deep cleaning service.
    • Handle laundry and other light household duties.
  3. Driving:

    • Hold a valid driver's license.
    • Use the provided car for errands and transportation as needed.
  4. Living Arrangement:

    • Reside in a brand new, fully equipped apartment in the basement with a separate entrance.
    • Enjoy a private living area, bedroom, bathroom, and kitchen.
  5. Communication:

    • Maintain open and clear communication with the single dad regarding scheduling and any other relevant information.
  6. Personal Qualities:

    • Be upbeat, energetic, and possess a thick skin to handle the challenges that may arise.
    • Must know how to swim.
    • Exhibit strong interpersonal skills and be a good communicator.


  1. Experience:

    • Previous experience in childcare and household management is preferred.
  2. License:

    • A valid driver's license is a must. Car will be provided.
  3. Characteristics:

    • Upbeat and energetic personality.
    • Ability to handle responsibilities independently.
    • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

Salary: $55k – $65k + DOE
(paid weekly regardless of number of hours worked each week)
Vacation: 2 weeks PTO

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