Charlotte's Best Nanny Agency is assisting a family in Gastonia, NC in finding a Full-Time Nanny for the next 4 months, with the possibility of going long-term after that. The nanny would be needed for their almost two year old boy and a baby on the way, due in May of 2020. The hours needed for the nanny to work would be Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM, with the flexibility for additional evening hours on occasion. Mother will be on maternity leave from May to August with the infant and schedules may vary slightly during this time.
The best nanny for this family would be friendly, loving, kind, and patient. The nanny should also be compassionate and keep safety a top priority. The nanny should be experienced in the care of both infants and toddlers, with a background or experience in early childhood education. The family wants to find a nanny who truly loves children and fosters their development with a variety of age appropriate activities in and outside of the home.
Their son likes music, reading books, playing on the playground, kicking a soccer ball, playing with legos, exploring outside, and taking walks. He is a regular at the local natural science museum, library story time, and local parks/playgrounds. The baby will need to be engaged in age appropriate activities as the baby grows older. The best nanny for this family would be able to meet and exceed the needs of the children daily and foster a fun learning environment.
Nanny Responsibilities Include:
Meeting daily scheduling needs of the children
Help the children dress appropriately for the day
Bathing the children as needed
Changing diapers and helping with potty training down the line
Engaging with the children on an age appropriate level
Playing with the children both inside and outside the home
Taking the children on pre-approved age appropriate outings and adventures around town (Story Time, Park, Library, Music Time, and more)
Planning and scheduling play dates as requested and approved by parent
Household Duties Include:
The children's laundry
Prepping the children's food and feeding the children
Washing or putting away dishes, etc.
Sanitizing bottles, toys, and surfaces
Stock diapers and other items
Emptying diaper pail as needed
Additional compensation available weekly for additional house work (e.g. sweeping of floors, changing of family linens, basic cleaning of bathrooms, etc.
Pet Care Responsibilities:The family has a Goldendoodle.
Responsibilities associated with the pets include:Letting the dog out in the fenced in yard occasionally. Refilling water bowl as needed
Qualifications: Have at least 3 years of professional experience.
College degree or equivalent experience. Have a professional resume.
Fill out a complete online application.Pass a pre-screening interview with Charlotte's Best Nanny Agency.Pass a national background check, including driving record check.
Have a valid driver's license. Have safe and reliable transportation.
Have a minimum of three professional references.CPR and First Aid Certified
English proficiency, any additional languages spoken are a bonus
Start Date, Salary, and Benefits:This position starts ASAP
Legal pay rate is negotiable depending on experience.Guaranteed minimum of 20 hours a week paid.Two weeks paid time off, pro-rated during initial 4 month agreement
Paid major holidays.Paid mileage for driving on the job (Not to and from work)