Adventure Nannies

  • Full-time forever nanny needed in the DC area!

    Job Locations US-MD-Chevy Chase
    # of Openings
    Perm Placement
  • Overview

    Are you a self-starting, experienced, and dedicated career nanny and family assistant? Do you love working with multiple children at a time and know how to have fun while traveling the world or hanging at home? This position might be perfect for you!

    A loving and bustling family of six in Chevy Chase, MD is looking for a full-time nanny to support their 5 and 8-year-old sons and twin 3-year-old girls. The ideal candidate will be experienced, patient, creative, high energy, and a great communicator. Someone who is going to be a great collaborator with two loving and involved parents and partner with a stay at home mom to provide top quality of care is key!

    Something that the family has truly valued about their past nannies is their sense of humor, patience, positivity, and experience. To excel in this role you will be a candidate who brings their creativity, educationally focused ideas, is excitement to research child-friendly places and activities in the area. A candidate who is comfortable coordinating after-school pickups and activities, helping out with homework, dinner, and bedtime routines will do well in this role for years to come.
    Get excited to travel 2-5 times per year, whether skiing in Telluride, hanging on the beach in the Dominican Republic, or summering at the family's home in Cape Cod. The family is excited to find a candidate who has a love for adventure, is a strong swimmer, and is flexible and is enthusiastic about traveling and exploring the world with their family.

    The family employs a full-time housekeeper and a person who has a keen eye for organization and wants to lend a hand contributing to an overall tidy environment will be appreciated. Spanish is spoken in the home and a candidate who has proficiency in the language would be a bonus, but not a requirement. Household management tasks in addition to your nanny responsibilities to include: scheduling, errands, grocery shopping, children's laundry, and a general willingness to help out where needed is appreciated and expected!
    The schedule for this position is 12-8pm Monday-Friday with guaranteed hours with the opportunity for additional hours with advanced notice. Hourly compensation for this position is generous and commensurate with experience. This is a live-out role with 15 days of paid time off, guaranteed hours, healthcare stipend, and a nanny vehicle provided while working. 
    The family is looking for a candidate with a valid passport, driver's license and a clean driving record, is a strong swimer, who is up to taking on some household management tasks in addition to their role as a nanny. The family is hoping to find a nanny who wants to make a long-term commitment to this role!

    The start date for this role is August 2018!  Preference will be given to candidates who are local to the DC area.


    • Childcare duties including but not limited to: bathing, feeding, dressing, afternoon and bedtime routines, scheduling, providing transportation from school and activities
    • Provide enriching experiences and activities beyond basic care including: creative age appropriate educational activities, outing and adventures
    • Prepare healthy balanced meals for the children
    • Collaborate with parents
    • Assist with child-related housekeeping duties and pitch in to the overall tidiness of the family environment
    • Provide childcare during summer travel to their summer home in Cape Cod and travel with the family 2-5 times per year




    • Be a smart, energetic, positive, active, patient and kind but firm addition to their family 
    • Be a creative, active, fun, and professional member of the family 
    • Experience with multiple children is required, multiples experience is a big plus! 
    • Possesses a BA or the equivalent experience is desired 
    • Be pet friendly! The family plans to add a four-legged member to their home in the coming year 
    • Comprehension of the Spanish language would be a big bonus, but not a requirement 
    • Responsible, trustworthy, honest, good communicator
    • Flexible, patient, positive and proactive
    • Driver’s license and a clean driving record
    • Strong swimmer
    • Valid passport and flexible to travel with the family 2-5 times per year 
    • A great sense of humor!


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