A dynamic and outdoorsy family in a small village close to Ongar are looking for a super live in Nanny for their two girls aged 5.5 years and 2. The family have both indoor and outdoor animals. This is a permanent position, and the family are looking for a nanny who will want to stay for the longer term. The family are providing self contained accommodation next to their home which has a bedroom, large sitting room, bathroom and galley kitchen. All on duty meals to be provided.
The Nanny this family are seeking will be outgoing, a great communicator and have confidence in the role. You will be a real team player and happy to muck in where required. You will hold a childcare qualification, a clean DBS, paediatric first aid and hold a clean driving licence. You will be or willing to be Ofsted registered. You will need your own car to get to the house, but an on duty car will be provided. You will be a decent cook and be happy to be out and about with the children. Including driving to the Northwest of England to visit grandparents. You will be aware of health and safety and make regular risk assessments of the girls’ environment. Most of all you will be fun to have around, organised and reliable.
Duties include sole charge of both girls, cooking meals for them and ensuring they have interesting and stimulating days regular trips and fresh air as well as calm at home times. A good selection of activities needs to be planned as do weekly menus. Trips to the dentist and other health professionals as required, and ensuring they meet their milestones. Usual nursery duties are required, cleaning and tidying of rooms and laundry for the girls. On occasion when the family is super busy it would be appreciated if you could produce a meal for the whole family. The family travel and would like Nanny to accompany them on holiday, there will be extra remuneration for being away with them. Occasionally there will be overnight stays, with good notice, as will some babysitting and hours at weekends (rare) The parents wish to reassure candidates that they are fair and reasonable with hours and give plenty of notice.
Hours: Monday-Friday 07.00 – 19.00 The family are open to some flexibility and would consider live out, and a shorter term.
Salary is circa £26,000 gross per year with a mid February start.
If you would like to work with this genuine family please call Paula on 01245 477297 and send your CV to email@example.com