Nanny / Housekeeper – Full Time
Got loads of energy and an eye for detail? You’ll thrive in this role if you truly love to provide exceptional care for children, are keen to oversee the smooth running of the home.
Full Time Live In Nanny / Housekeeper in Alderley Edge , Cheshire
Happy Nest are seeking an organised, pro-active and energetic Nanny Housekeeper for a professional family living in Alderley Edge , Cheshire
This is a busy household. Both parents work , and as such they’re looking to find an experienced nanny for their 3 year-old daughter. The ideal candidate will be discreet, trustworthy and extremely organised. You’ll manage the day-to-day functions of the home, and provide loving care to their daughter.
This Cheshire nanny position is a full time, live in role.
· Full time around 50-60 hours , Monday to Friday
· Some extended hours may be required, particularly when one of the parents are away along with some evening babysitting,
This family enjoy living in an organised and tidy home, and as a result their dream nanny housekeeper will be keen to keep their house in order. The ideal candidate will be able to triage tasks and assess priorities, and take action without direction.
During school hours you will be primarily responsible for the efficient running of the house. As house-keeper, you’ll assist with all housekeeping and cleaning related duties, including laundry, as well as doing the grocery shopping and preparing meals for the household.
Consider yourself to be a good communicator? This role requires a can-do attitude, and the successful candidate will approach constructive communication as an essential component to keeping the family home running smoothly.
You will have an eye for detail, understanding what needs to be done, and enjoy seeing the end result of your work. It will benefit you greatly in this role, if you also like to be organised and tidy in your day-to-day life, as this is a key element of this role.
Outside of school hours you will provide sole charge care to the 3-year-old. You’ll leave to collect Miss 3 from school at 3pm , and the two of you will have loads of fun together during your afternoons!
As her nanny, you’ll facilitate stimulating child-led activities that are super fun, engaging, and exciting. Did you used to dream of having a Barbie house for Christmas? Well Miss 3 totally did! She loves everything about dolls. Miss 3 also loves jumping on the trampoline and playing outside.
Childcare duties will include school runs, taking Miss 3 to play dates ( when COVID allows) , cooking meals, helping with reading and creating/overseeing interesting activities to inspire development. Naturally, during school holidays, and at times when Miss 3 is at home, the role will be more Nanny focused.
As always, the successful candidate will have a passion for childcare, and go about the role with a positive and respectful attitude. You’ll standout in this role if you have a passion for excellence.
You’ll need to be a driver to be successful in your application for this role. It will also be highly valued if you are competent in the kitchen.
· Minimum Level 3 Childcare Qualification
· Valid Paediatric First Aid Certificate
· Valid Enhanced DBS certificate
Reference ID: HN3667
Application deadline: 12/02/2021
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £650.00-£850.00 per week