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Full-Time Live In Nanny: $100K+ and Benefits

Upper East Side • New York, NY Full Time

Family with main residence in the Upper East Side of NYC is seeking a professional, experienced and educated full-time live in nanny. The schedule is on Monday – Friday at approximately 6:00am – 12:00pm. The position requires extreme flexibility to be available when needed by family including extensive international and domestic travel. Candidates are required to have many years of full-time nanny experience, experienced working collaboratively with fully staffed residences, experienced working with principals that are around residence often (discreet and staying out of the way is important), passion for education and child development, active and enjoy being outdoors (e.g., hiking, swimming, skiing, etc.), extreme interest in heavy travel, assertive, proactive, resourceful, self starter, organized, detail oriented, hard working, service focused, kind, professional, ability to multi-task and wear many hats, respectful and capable of maintaining discretion. Family has multiple international and domestic residences. Strong preference for local candidates, but family would consider relocation for the right candidate. Start date is ASAP.


• Willing to take children to and from school, scheduled activities, play dates, outings, etc. (Driver would be transporting vehicle)

• Experienced with meal planning and preparing fresh and healthy meals for children that introduces them to new foods (family has full-time private chef, but some light cooking may be required)

• Willing to pack healthy lunches and prepare school bags for the next day

• Experienced with play-based learning and creating educational activities (e.g., planned engaging activities at home, developmentally appropriate games and activities, engaging projects and crafts, themed weeks, scheduled outings, etc.)

• Willing to assist children with homework and school projects

• Support teaching and reinforcement of manners and other social skills

• Provide developmentally appropriate games and activities, engaging projects and crafts at home and schedule/plan fun outings and events

• Responsible for minimal domestic duties relating to children (e.g., tidying playroom and bedrooms, etc.)

• Responsible for organizational projects relating to children (e.g., changing clothing seasonally, rotating books and toys quarterly or bi-annually, etc.)

• Responsible for packing children for trips, researching/planning activities at destination and ensuring appropriate gear is available at hotel or vacation house

• Diligent team player and experienced working collaboratively with other domestic staff and principals that are around often

• Excellent communication skills

• Flexible schedule

• Professional

• Active

• Engaging

• Creative

• Energetic

• Positive

• Nurturing

• Calm demeanor

• Organized and detail-oriented

• Proactive, resourceful and take initiative to get things done

• Ability to multi-task

• Willing to assist with day-to-day functioning of a busy family and household


• Capable of building good rapport with children

• Ability to travel internationally and domestically whenever necessary

• Highly organized, detail oriented, proactive, excellent time management, efficient and service focused

• Attentive to principals’ preferences and style (intuitive to their needs)

• Observant to the needs of family and home to anticipate their needs

• Ability to maintain discretion (confidentiality agreement is required)

• Ability to be discreet with respect for employer’s privacy

• Professional presentation of self and great personality

• Ability to easily take direction

• Strong ability to communicate and collaborate efficiently with principals and domestic staff

• Strong technology skills and experienced working with Macintosh and PC

• Positive attitude and ability to handle residences and staff with ease and calm demeanor

• Active and fit

• Non-Smoker


• Bachelor’s degree and/or Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education or Early Childhood Development is most ideal, but bachelor’s degree is required

• 5-10+ years of full-time consistent and recent nanny experience (minimal families in long term positions required)

• 3-4 references from professional positions

• Seeking longevity (e.g., 2-5+ year commitment)

• Ability to complete extensive background checks and drug tests

• Driver’s license and clean driving record

• CPR certification


• $100K+ gross salary (based on experience and qualifications)

• Health Insurance

• Paid vacation days

• Discretionary annual bonus and raise (performance evaluation required)

• Living provided


Please read the job description carefully and kindly apply with your cover letter, resume, references (email address and phone number), letter(s) of recommendation and professional photo if you meet all of the requirements. Submit through our website at We look forward to hearing from you!

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Position: Full-Time Live In Nanny: $100K+ and Benefits

Location: Upper East Side • New York, NY


We require cover letter, resume, references (email addresses, phone numbers required) and letter(s) of recommendation attachments in order to be considered for a position.