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Open immediately! Bright, engaging and experienced live-out nanny + household manager in Portola Valley, CA!

Open immediately! Bright, engaging and experienced live-out nanny + household manager in Portola Valley, CA!

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Are you an experienced nanny who thrives in a role where you can take ownership, work as a team with a loving and engaged mom, and inspire two boys while making a home run smoothly? This role is open immediately for a star candidate with room for growth and longevity! 


A Bay Area mom is looking for nanny/family assistant to join her family in a full-time, long-term, live-out position. In this role, you will work in tandem with mom to inspire, engage, and expand the horizons of two extremely bright boys, ages 4 and 7. The boys split time between their parent's local homes, so you will help to take loving care and manage the children's busy schedules during their weeks at their mother's house and assume a household manager role during the weeks they are not there.


The schedule will be Monday-Friday 11am-7pm with opportunity for travel and additional shifts with advanced notice. The salary is highly competitive, the family will provide paid time off and additional benefits. 


This position is only open to candidates local to the Bay Area. Candidate must have a valid driver's license and their own vehicle. All mileage will be reimbursed.


  • Care for and engage curious boys ages 4 and 7-years-old
  • Manage schedules and take children to school and their various extracurricular activities
  • Plan enriching activities beyond basic care, including local outings and adventures
  • Household management tasks to include: managing schedules, running errands, grocery shopping, car maintenance scheduling, occasional meal prep, children's laundry, general picking up around the house, running point on additional tasks upon request
  • Assist with additional tasks as directed by the parent
  • Provide homework help for early elementary students 
  • Occasionally travel with the family


  • 3 years full-time professional childcare experience
  • Bright, driven and confident interacting with the children and running a home
  • Demonstrates excellent judgment and ownership in their role
  • A valid driver's license and clean driving record and your own vehicle
  • Experience teaching or tutoring early elementary students a plus
  • Multiple language skills a plus 
  • Glowing references!