A welcoming family in Sawbridgeworth are looking for a nanny / housekeeper for their two girls aged 12 and 10 years old. This is a part time position and is temporary, covering for the family’s regular nanny who is injured. She will be away for approx. twelve weeks. The family have two adorable schnoodle dogs.
This family are looking for a capable, happy and experienced nanny/housekeeper, who will be adaptable and confident in completing their duties without guidance. You will have worked in a similar role previously and have experience running a household. Nanny will be a confident cook, providing healthy meals for the family. Nanny will have a childcare qualification, an up to date first aid certificate, Epi-Pen trained would be a bonus, training can be provided. You will be a driver with a clean licence, there are two family cars available while on duty. Nanny will hold a clear DBS and have a good referenced work history. Italian as a second language would be a bonus, not a deal breaker.
Your daily duties will include, arriving in the morning to help the girls prepare for school, breakfasted and ensure all relevant equipment is ready for the day ahead. The eldest girl boards and will be out of the house during the week, she returns on weekends and school holidays. Once the school run is complete you will return to the house to complete housekeeping duties such as the girls washing, weekly bed changes, weekly food shop, post office collections and general housekeeping/PA duties. You will take pride in your work and keep the house to a high standard; the family have regular cleaners, so no heavy cleaning is required. In the afternoon you will collect the little girl from school, returning home to encourage homework, take to clubs and other afterschool activities. You will be organised, arranging all equipment and clothing for school the following day. During the school holiday you will have both girls, where you will plan fun and engaging activities for both. One parent works from home tucked away in the office, allowing nanny to continue her day.
Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 08:00-19:00
Salary, £11-13 gph. ASAP start
If you would like to work for this lovely family, known to the agency please call Paula on 01245 477297 and send your CV to Paula@townandcountrynannies.co.uk.