Filled: Nanny (Part-Time)
Updated: Feb 17
Location: Weston, FL. USA
Salary: $30 - $40/h D.O.E.
Start Date: ASAP
Property size: 5,000 sq./ft.
Hours: 8-hour per day.
Min. Experience: 5+ years of Nanny experience in private households.
Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday.
Family dynamic: Husband, Wife and two (2) children under the age of four (4).
Requirements: Must speak fluent English, live local and able to commute.
Handgraaf Estates is a privately held luxury company based in La Jolla, CA. that provides the highest level of Private Staffing and Estate Management. We tailor our service to the exact needs of every client and strive for nothing less but the highest level of service.
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A lovely family of 4 in Weston, FL. is looking for a part-time nanny to come and help with taking care of the kids, light housekeeping and meal prep / cooking.
The ideal candidate has 5+ years of experience being a nanny, has cared for children of this age before (under 4) and can do light-housekeeping and meal-prep.
The Nanny will not act as a sitter, but rather a mentor, educator, entertainer and playmate. It is important that the candidate takes initiative, has a lot of patience and energy.
Because the family works from home and having two small children they are looking for someone who has been in a similar situation before and can hit the ground running.
Experienced working with school-aged children.
Managing all communications between tutors, coaches, teachers and the family.
Experienced with administrative duties including scheduling.
Willing to work collaboratively with parents and assist with developmental milestones.
Carefully research and propose age appropriate local activities and resources, register attendance, and accompany to activities.
Able to transport children to and from play dates, outings, classes, etc.
Knowledgeable about child development (e.g., firm when needed, but also capable of being laid back and fun).
Good organizational skills to maintain closet systems, and toiletries.
Develop and implement a sanitation schedule of toys, surfaces, handles, etc.
Guide children on etiquette and manners.
Experienced in play-based learning and creating educational activities, lesson planning.
Engage activities at home, scheduled outings, themed weekends, etc.
Develop children’s independence; help them be self-motivated.
Liaise with children’s schools, track and report to parents on school progress.
Ensure children’s timetable is adequate and allows for the day to run smoothly.
Able to prepare fresh and healthy snacks.
Must be able to build a positive rapport with children.
Intuitive to the needs of the children.
Highly organized, detailed oriented, proactive, excellent time management skills, and service minded.
Experienced with administrative and personal assistant duties a plus.
Attentive to Principals' preferences and style. Can take direction and accept feedback.
Active, fit and non-smoker.
Well groomed and professional.
Reliable and punctual.
Excellent communication skills and ability to multitask.
Creative, energetic, positive, happy and compassionate.
Calm under pressure.
Resourceful and takes initiative to follow through and complete tasks timely. Willing to assist with the day-to-day functioning of a busy family and household.
OUR CORE VALUES
● Principal’s First
Ability to stay focused on meeting and exceeding the Principals needs
● Learn from mistakes
Able to admit mistakes upfront and seeks the truth. Learns and grows from mistakes. Makes thoughtful choices and provides solutions to avoid future mistakes.
Finishes duties mindfully, effectively and promptly.
Shows a deep commitment to the role and people.
Takes ownership of tasks and time for due diligence.
Thinks, acts and finds solutions independently.
Does not complain or shy away from assigned work. Confronts difficulties with a positive outlook.