Our clients, a professional but informal family living in Stalisfield, Kent are seeking a full-time Nanny/Housekeeper, or a part-time Nanny.
They have 3 children, one aged 4, and twins aged 6 years who attend school locally which is around a 15-minute drive away from the family home. It is imperative that you are a confident driver, as you will be required to do the afternoon school pick up, along with the occasional morning drop off, depending on the parents working schedule.
The children have various hobbies and partake in afterschool clubs, so they are looking for someone who is proactive, energetic, and fun to keep their three very active children engaged.
The couple are pretty flexible with regard to whether you would prefer to take on part-time wrap around care, or a full-time (35-40 hour week) Nanny/Housekeeper type position.
A typical working week will be Monday - Friday and will include the following duties:
- Afternoon school pick up & occasional morning drop off
- Helping with homework
- Playing simulating games
- Meal prep/dinner for the children
- Bath time
- Light housekeeping of the children’s areas
- Preparing school bags and kits for the next day
- Babysitting and overnight stays
- Available to look after the children during school holidays or when they are off school sick
If you were to take on the Nanny/Housekeeper role, the additional duties below would apply:
- General housekeeping of the family home
- Laundry and ironing
- Changing of bed linen
- Batch cooking for the whole family
The couple are ideally looking for someone to start as soon as possible and are open to live-in or out candidates. If you require to live-in, you will be provided with accommodation.
It is a preferred that you possess the following:
- Prior experience
- Comfortable working in a household with pets, as they have cats
- Full UK drivers licence
- Enhanced DBS Check
Location: Stalisfield, Kent
Contract Length: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Children: B4, G6 & G6
Working Days: Monday to Friday
Working Hours: 7:30am until 6:30pm with structured breaks. Hours are negotiable for the right candidate (maximum of 45 hours per week)
Salary: circa £37,000 for a full-time position - dependent on the level of experience and availability.
Accommodation: Provided - own bedroom and bathroom within the residence, with the scope for you to have your own separate living quarters on the properties grounds once completed.
Additional benefits: Use of a car for business use only (manual car). Overtime paid in addition to annual salary.