Position Filled - Live-In Nanny in Glen Head, NY
August 22nd, 2020
A warm and loving Live-In Nanny is needed for a wonderful family in Glen Head, NY. This position requires the nanny to remain in quarantine with the family throughout the COVID pandemic.
This position starts right away and is available to both in and out of state candidates. However, preference will be given to candidates who can live-out when it’s safe to return to the city. The family’s permanent residence is on the Upper West Side.
The nanny’s main role is to be a nurturing, proactive, and engaging caregiver for the family’s 2-year-old daughter. Her cousins, ages 3.5 and 5, are staying with the family during the pandemic and the nanny will need to help keep an eye on them as well.
In addition, the little girl’s three older half brothers stay with the family approximately 10 days out of each month although they have their own nanny who joins them.
The typical schedule is Monday through Friday 8/9am - 7pm.
The nanny will have her own private accommodation in the guest house on the property. There is also a mini-gym and a pool in the main residence that the nanny has full access to on her time off.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to; assistance with everything related to the wellbeing and care of the children, children’s laundry, engagement in age-appropriate activities, meal prep, keeping the main spaces clean and tidy, and helping the household run smoothly.
The candidate must be willing to strictly follow CDC safety guidelines and practice social distancing for the remainder of the pandemic.
The candidate will receive additional compensation for the weekends/time off for the remainder of the time that they spend in quarantine at the home. Walks, bike rides, outdoor sports are all safe activities. The family requests the candidate does not take any public transportation, socialize, or go home on weekends.
3+ years of FT nanny experience.
Legally permitted to work in the U.S.
A clean background check.
Excellent communication skills, sound judgment, and patient.
Passionate about childcare and supporting the family as a whole.
The ability to drive is a major plus.
Salary: +/- $34 an hour gross.
An additional $400 + per weekend throughout while the nanny remains in quarantine.
Benefits: 2 weeks paid vacation, major holidays, 5 sick/personal days, healthcare assistance, a weekly stipend for food and personal care.