PT Nanny Needed for Two School Age Children in Lincoln Park, to begin in September - JC 1134
Two children in school, with activities
$20-$25/hour, depending on experience.
Monday through Thursday, 3 p.m. -8/9 p.m. Friday, 3-7 p.m. Opportunity for occasional additional evenings, if nanny desires.
Nanny should drive and have a safe driving record. Nanny should be able to supply a clean, safe, serviceable vehicle with proof of insurance and room for passengers. Parking is available.
One parent will be home most evenings to help with the children and the schedule. Nanny should be comfortable with this arrangement.
Family has two dogs, both medium size and non shedding. Friendly and gentle. Nanny should like dogs and not have allergies. Nanny should be comfortable with overseeing the dogs' needs, e. g. seeing their food and water dishes are filled, etc.
The ideal candidate has verifiable long term experience working with children on similar ages, and enjoys being with children. Outgoing, warm, friendly and energetic. Prompt, loyal, dependable. Actively engages with the children. Active and able to keep up with the demands of a busy family. Organized. Proactive, with an eye for detail. Some education, as nanny will be responsible for helping with homework and projects. Good organizational and time management skills.
Responsibilities include picking up children from school and taking them to activities; waiting with the children to complete their activities; helping with homework and projects; preparing simple meals and snacks; helping with evening routine.
Additional responsibilities include washing dishes; loading and unloading the dishwasher; wiping down kitchen surfaces; sweeping/vacuuming, if needed. Children's laundry and bedding. Errands, such as picking up something from the grocery store; dry cleaning, etc. Keeping children's rooms and belongings picked up (or facilitating this in conjunction with the children). Keeping common areas of the house tidy and picked up.