We are searching for an extremely warm, intuitive and special person to serve as the live-in Nanny for our two cute boys aged 2 1/2 and 4 years old. A commitment of 2-3 years is preferred. The boys are currently enrolled in a Montessori preschool and we are very impressed by the intention and thought that goes into creating the array of teaching moments.
We are looking for someone who has experience starting with young infants. The ideal candidate will be able to be both teacher and playmate, forging a close bond with our boys.
Other important attributes include:
BE HONEST, TRUSTWORTHY AND HARD-WORKING
HAVE A CONSISTENTLY POSITIVE AND UPBEAT DEMEANOR
BE ABLE TO CONFIDENTLY MODEL MANNERS AND BEHAVIOR FOR OUR CHILDREN
BE ABLE TO ENGAGE OUR CHILDREN THROUGH STIMULATING ACTIVITIES SUCH AS ART PROJECTS AND OTHER FUN ACTIVITIES
ENJOY BEING ACTIVE WHETHER IT BE TAKING THE BOYS OUTDOORS OR ENGAGING THEM IN SPORTS.
DEMONSTRATE EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE AND FIT IN WELL IN THE FAMILY SPACE
We are an extremely healthy, active family who loves the outdoors and travel. We are looking for a Nanny that will thrive in engaging our children in enriching activities. We are looking for someone who has flexibility as we spend summers in Southampton and travel frequently (Hawaii, Los Angeles, Israel, Europe, etc) and for school holidays.
The nanny will have comfortable accommodations - in our current home this is a private suite with separate entrance.
Assist with all daily care for children. Day will start when children wake up. (This can vary anytime from 630 to 8am, as the younger child typically wakes up between 630am – 7:30am and the older child typically wakes up between 7:30am – 8am).
Navigate city life with children and create an enriching environment by planning activities, outings and other learning opportunities.
Pickup/ Dropoff children from scheduled classes / school. Currently, both children are in school from 9am - 3pm. School pickup is within walking distance to family home (in Park Slope), or nanny can take uber.
Keep children active – they love being outside, doing art/science projects.
Assisting children with meals, bath, bedtime routine. (Parents will be home for dinner and to put children to bed unless otherwise noted, then nanny will lead.)
Light tidying up after meals / playtime. (Put toys away from living room to bedrooms, etc.)
Meal prep; no cooking of full meals required but helpful.
Ensure children’s bedrooms are kept straightened up and their belongings are organized.
ASSIST WITH ERRANDS AND OTHER PERSONAL ASSISTANT FUNCTIONS WHILE THE CHILDREN ARE IN SCHOOL.
PETS: Family does not have any pets within the home.
HOUSEHOLD STAFF: Family will have a housekeeper.
Salary is commensurate upon experience.