We are seeking a positive and calm nanny to assist a busy family in Coogee. The nanny will be responsible to care for a bright and positive 8 year old girl and an easy going/playful energetic 5 year old boy.

An ideal nanny will be bright and have a positive personality. Someone that is calm and likes to learn and foster/challenge a learning mindset in kids. Most and foremost the family are after a nanny that approaches every opportunity as learning for the children.

You must be able to follow the children’s routine, drop off /pick up from school, take to activities(when required), help with homework and prepare breakfast, lunch and 2 evening meals per week.

2 days per week, the children’s dad will pick the children up from school and return them after dinner at6pm. On these days some extra home help such as ironing and laundry will be required.

The carer’s responsibilities for this role will be as follows 

  • Care for the children
  • Provide routine and structure
  • Drop off /pick up from school
  • Assist with light household duties i.e. General tidying of the house, keeping surfaces and main areas tidy.
  • Laundry – Washing and ironing, folding and putting away clothes.
  • Assist with homework
  • Prepare breakfast, lunches and at least 2 dinners a week for the children or family.
  • Grocery Shopping (occasionally)
  • Run Errands (occasionally)

Start date: April 2021

Contract: 6 months with the possibility to extend to a long term position 

Pay: $35 per hour + benefits

Note: Full Drivers Licence required

The days and normal hours over 5 days – 27-30 hours per week

(Between the hours of 6am – 6pm)

Hours will likely be the same or similar hours all year including school holidays, however the times may change to be more day time hours on some of the school holiday days.  Full yearly calendar is confirmed at the start of the year including anytime off due to travel.Additional hours may be required from time to time, later into the evening.

The  family’s expectations from their nanny are –

  • 2-3 years experience as a nanny or working in child care
  • Bright, calm and happy personality
  • Motivated and reliable
  • Speak Fluent English (First Language)
  • Have a current first aid certificate (or happy to obtain one)
  • Have a current working with children’s check number
  • Display strong communication skills
  • To be fit, healthy and active
  • Able to cook healthy nutritious meals
  • Full Drivers Licence and clean driving record

Job Reference: LLC112

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