A very genuine family well known to the agency on the Danbury borders are looking for a nanny housekeeper for their two children a boy aged 9 and a girl of 11 years. This is a part time and permanent position. The family have two cats.
The best candidate for this position will be experienced in both the housekeeping side of the position as well as the care of these lovely children. You will have the knowledge of running a decent sized house and its care and upkeep and will work to a high standard without prompts, a cleaner is kept so no heavy cleaning is involved. Nanny will have experience of working with this age group and will be able to balance care and housekeeping. You will be a good cook and able to cook well for the children and the parents. Nanny will have a cheerful disposition and will be calm and kind with the children, encouraging a good relationship to form. Nanny will be a confident swimmer.
Duties include arriving at the house early afternoon and starting with housekeeping duties. You can use this time to prepare meals and also do some batch cooking for the freezer. You will need to do the whole family’s washing on a weekly basis. School pick ups for both children (the girl will arrive in the village by bus), and returning home for tea, help with homework and getting the children ready for the next day at school. In the holidays hours could be a little more flexible If desired. Providing a good and interesting day for the children is encouraged, including plenty of use of the family’s pool.
Hours are essentially 14.30 – 18.30 Monday – Thursday with extra hours to make up to 25/30hours a week to suit.
Salary is £10 -12 gross per hour with a start ideally before the new school term in September.
If you would like to work with this lovely family, please call Paula on 01245 477297 and send your CV to Paula@townandcountrynannies.co.uk