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Fun and Dependable Nanny/Housekeeper

Private family is Seeking a Full-time Nanny/Housekeeper in Wyckoff, New Jersey

Job Title: Nanny/Housekeeper

Position Type: Full-time, 40 hours per week

Salary: $30 per hour

Location: Wyckoff, New Jersey

Start Date: After Thanksgiving

About the Family: The family is a loving household of four seeking a dedicated and caring Nanny/Housekeeper to join their home. The family consists of two energetic five-year-old twin girls, a 10-year-old Beagle, and a dynamic household that requires attentive care.

Job Description:

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Childcare: The hired individual will be responsible for caring for the family's two twin girls, including school pickup, overseeing their after-school activities, and providing a warm and nurturing environment for their growth and development. One of the daughters has high-functioning autism, so experience and knowledge in managing challenging emotions and de-escalation techniques are essential.

  2. Housekeeping: The first half of the shift will involve general housekeeping duties, including cleaning, laundry, meal preparation, and maintaining a clean and organized household.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • School pick-up and transport to after-school activities.
  • Preparing dinner and feeding the children.
  • Assisting with homework and educational activities.
  • Engaging in creative and age-appropriate play with the children.
  • Light Pet care for the family's friendly elderly Beagle.

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as a nanny and housekeeper is Required.
  • Knowledge of handling children with special needs, especially those with autism, is a significant advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to create a safe and nurturing environment for the children.
  • Strong organizational, Cleaning, and multitasking skills.
  • The individual must be reliable, punctual, and flexible to accommodate the family's needs.
  • A genuine love for children and pets.

Schedule: The work hours for the position will typically be from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM, with flexibility required to meet the family's changing needs. The first half of the shift will focus on housekeeping, while the second half will involve childcare.

Requested Duration: Years

About the Family

Adults: 2 
Children: 2
Dogs: 1 –  10 Year old Beagle
Current Staff: They currently have a nanny who has been with them for 4 years, but is leaving due to a medical condition.

Position Responsibilities

  • Childcare: 2 children – 5 year old twins
  • Housekeeping: Full Housekeeping required
  • Cooking: Some cooking or dinner preparation as needed for the children 
  • Laundry: Laundry is Required
  • Errands: School pickup/drop offafter-school activities, grocery shopping as needed, etc
  • Driving: Required 
  • Travel: Optional

Position Requirements

  • Work Hours: Monday – Friday 11am – 7pm (There is some flexibility)
  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5+ Years of Experience 
  • References: Minimum of 2 Professional References
  • Background: Pass stringent background checks and drug testing upon offer of hire
  • Personality Traits: Self-starter, Dependable, Reliable, Caring, Nurturing, Energetic, Creative, Fun

Position Compensation

  • Salary: $30/hr
  • Living Accommodations: Live-out
  • Vacation: 1 Weeks PTO and 5 Sick Days

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