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Full-Time Nanny/Family Assistant: $70-100K and Benefits

North Palm Beach, FL Full Time

Family living in North Palm Beach, Florida with 6 year old girl is seeking a professional, experienced and educated full-time nanny/family assistant to join their formal residence. The schedule will typically be on Monday – Friday at 11:00am – 7:00pm. The position is for approximately 40-45+ hours per week and requires highly flexible schedule as family’s schedule changes at various times during the year (e.g., summer, school holidays, travel, etc.). Nanny is required to travel internationally and domestically approximately 10-15+ weeks per year. Nanny will be responsible for child approximately every other week. During off weeks, Nanny/Family Assistant will be responsible for completing personal assistant responsibilities (e.g., organizational projects, changing child’s clothes seasonally, take outgrown clothing and items to donation, running errands, travel itineraries for child at various locations of residences and travel, packing child for travel, managing family calendars, assisting house manager with various requests, etc.). Candidates are required to have many years of full-time nanny experience (ideal candidate has experience working in UHNW formal residence), experienced working collaboratively with fully staffed residences and family office, comfortable working with dog, 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. Safe vehicle for transportation is required for position (necessary to get to and from work daily). Nanny is required to have their own living in Florida, but housing will be provided for Nanny while traveling to other residences. Child attends school full-time during regular school year calendar (September-May). Family has many domestic residences (e.g., Martha’s Vineyard, Colorado, Wisconsin, etc.) and yacht. Start date is ASAP, but flexible for the right candidate.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Experienced working with similar aged children

• Willing to transport children to and from school, scheduled activities, play dates, outings, etc.

• Experienced with meal planning and preparing fresh and healthy meals for child that introduce 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 child with homework and school projects

• Tutor child assisting with homework, school projects, studying for tests, etc. and keep parents informed of progress and needs (ensuring children are managing their assignment due dates, deadlines, etc. is important)

• 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 domestic duties relating to child (e.g., washing dishes after meals, assistance with children’s laundry, tidying playroom and bedrooms, etc.)

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

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

• Responsible for personal assistant and house management tasks (assisting house manager where needed)

• Comfortable assisting with dog when necessary (e.g., walking, feeding, etc.)

• Diligent team player and experienced working collaboratively with other household staff and family office

• Excellent communication skills

• Flexible schedule

• Professional

• Active

• Engaging

• Creative

• Energetic

• Positive

• Nurturing

• Calming demeanor

• Organized and detail-oriented

• Proactive, resourceful and take initiative to get things done

• Ability to multi-task

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Capable of building good rapport with similar aged 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 develop and maintain solid working relationships with service providers, contractors and vendors

• Ability to work collaboratively with and oversee projects

• Ability to easily take direction

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

• 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

REQUIREMENTS:

• 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

• 2-5+ years of full-time consistent and recent experience working domestically in similar position

• 3-4 references from professional positions

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

• Ability to complete extensive background checks and drug tests (perfect credit is required)

• Safe vehicle for transportation (necessary to get to and from work daily)

• Driver’s license and clean driving record

COMPENSATION:

• $70-100K gross salary (based on experience and qualifications)

• Health Insurance

• Two weeks (10 days) PTO

• Government holidays paid

• Discretionary annual bonus and raise (performance evaluation required)

 

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 www.strollersandstilettos.com/job-opportunities. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Position: Full-Time Nanny/Family Assistant: $70-100K and Benefits

Location: North Palm Beach, FL




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