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"Manny"/nanny and family assistant needed in sunny Orange County

"Manny"/nanny and family assistant needed in sunny Orange County

# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
CN
Category 
Perm Placement

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Overview

A busy and international family of four is looking for an organized nanny and family assistant. They have a 7-year-old girl and 11-year-old boy who are both in school full-time. In this role you will wear many hats; nanny, tutor, driver, family assistant, international traveler and most importantly you will serve as a role model for the growing children.

 

The schedule will be Wednesday-Friday 7-8am and 3:30-7:30pm and Saturday-Sunday 9am-5pm. There will be 4+ hours per week of personal assisting which can work around the nanny’s schedule. During the week the nanny will help with the morning and drop off routine, and provide some family assistance. Family assisting tasks will include scheduling appointments, researching activities for the children and family, assisting with travel arrangements, and running errands for the family. The nanny will typically have several hours during the day free before picking the children up from school and taking them to their various activities, assisting with homework, hosting social gatherings and joining them in their various adventures.

 

The position will offer international travel.  The family is originally from China, and will travel with their nanny to China once or twice a year. The children and mother speak perfect English, and the father also speaks some English.

 

The family is offering a competitive compensation package, pto and a nanny vehicle.

Responsibilities

  • Care for and engage a bright 7-year-old girl and her 11-year-old brother
  • 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, occasional meal prep, children's laundry, general picking up around the house, running point on tasks upon request
  • Assist with additional tasks as directed by the parents
  • Provide homework help for elementary students 
  • Occasionally travel with the family on international and domestic trips

Qualifications

  • 3 years full-time professional childcare experience
  • Bright, driven and confident interacting with the children and running a home
  • Demonstrates excellent judgement and ownership in their role
  • A valid driver's license and clean driving record 
  • A bachelor's degree or higher
  • Experience teaching or tutoring early elementary students
  • Glowing references!