Dynamic Family Personal Assistant in Chevy Chase, MD

Chevy Chase,
Family Assistant
Live Out, Part Time
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Job ID: 16395763
Recruiter: niihalani

Self-starting Family Personal Assistant is needed in Chevy Chase, MD,  – Interviewing ASAP

A busy household with two working parents, both of whom have demanding careers, is currently seeking a reliable, organized, and self-starting individual to fill the role of Family Personal Assistant. The ideal candidate must possess exceptional organizational skills, comfortably transporting children to and from school and activities, the ability to manage multiple responsibilities within the home, and a genuine affinity for children and animals.

Position Compensation

  • Salary: $30-$35/hr x 25-35 hours per week (Client will offer up to 35 hours for the right candidate who is willing to help with full duties listed.)
  • Living Accommodations: Live Out
  • Vacation: 2 weeks PTO
  • Additional Benefits: 5 Sick Days, Paid Major Holidays, Payment Weekly Through Payroll

The Ideal Candidate: 

  1. Experience: Previous experience as a family personal assistant, nanny, or household manager is required.
  2. Self-Starter: The ideal candidate must have the ability to work independently, take initiative, and manage tasks proactively.
  3. Professionalism: Maintaining a high level of professionalism, discretion, and confidentiality is crucial.
  4. Communication Skills: Excellent communication skills, with the ability to engage both children and adults warmly and effectively.
  5. Legal Eligibility: Must be legally eligible to work in the United States and have proper documentation.
  6. Driver's License: A valid driver's license and a clean driving record are required.

What Works Best for Family:

  1. Childcare: The selected candidate will be responsible for picking up the children, 6 and 9 years old, from school or activities. They will engage the children in age-appropriate activities and ensure their well-being throughout the day.
  2. Household Management: The successful applicant will oversee the smooth operation of the household, including managing calendars, scheduling appointments, organizing events and activities, and coordinating with various service providers.
  3. Meal Preparation: The ideal candidate will be willing to prepare a simple healthy meal for the family a couple of days a week. 
  4. Home Organization: Implementing effective organizational systems to maintain order and tidiness throughout the home, including closets, common areas, and storage spaces. Aid in keeping home clean and tidy. Family Laundry, wiping counters, dishes, etc – Full housekeeping is not as duty as they have a housekeeper.
  5. Pet Care: The candidate will ideally help care for the family's two large dogs including Walking, taking the the vet, etc. 

Requested Duration: Years 

About the Family

Adults: 2
Children: 2
Dogs: 2
Current Staff: Bi-weekly Housekeeper

Position Responsibilities

  • Childcare: 2 Children, Ages 6 & 9
  • Housekeeping: Not full housekeeping, but cleanup and home organization
  • Cooking: Yes
  • Laundry: Yes
  • Errands: Yes – Grocery store, school pickup, returns, etc
  • Driving: Required
  • Travel: Optional

Position Requirements

  • Work Hours: 12PM – 6PM
  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 4 Years of Experience
  • References: Minimum of 2 Relevant References
  • Background: Pass stringent background checks and drug testing upon offer of hire
  • Personality Traits: Self-starting, Manage-up, Warm, Engaging, Proactive