*Urgent* Nanny (12pm-7pm x 4 days a week) Ref: KDTB:NE:LR - Druridge Bay, Morpeth (NE65)

Closing date: 22 Feb 2019

A lovely family with 2 lively boys live by the sea near Druridge Bay, Morpeth and they are looking for some much needed help with their childcare. The boys are aged 5 and 7 years and both attend school in Newcastle.

The position offers a minmum of 28 hours a week, typically working Tuesday to Friday from 12pm until 7pm. There will be more hours available during school holidays and  there may be the very occasional requirement to cover an on-call depending on the parents work schedule.

The role will involve:

  • Attending to the daily needs of the boys, ensuring their safety, wellbeing and happiness
  • Preparation of a healthy and nutritious family meal (for the children and parents)
  • Tidying of the boys bedrooms, boys bathroom, toys and play areas
  • Managing the boys laundry
  • Driving to Newcastle to collect the boys from school and returning home to Druridge Bay.
  • Supervising their mealtime and tidying away afterwards
  • Supporting their learning, reading and helping with homework in addition to supervising their music practice
  • Bathtime and bedtime routines
  • Preparing school bags and uniforms for the following day
  • Encouraging social development and good behaviour

During school holidays, you will be required to plan a variety of activities and outings to keep the boys occupied. The family live in a beautiful coastal location very close to the beach therefore this position would suit someone who is active, energetic and who likes the outdoors.

Position to start as soon as possible and the family would like someone who will be with the family for the long term.

A confident driver with own transport is essential, a mileage allowance is payable and pay rate around £10 per hour (gross), there may be some room for negotiation for the right person. This is NOT a live in position.

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Sarah Parkin runs Kids Deserve the Best Nanny Agency, providing support to families with their childcare requirements including wedding day childcare, babysitting and emergency childcare. Area of coverage includes the following regions across the North East of England, Gosforth, Great Park, Jesmond, Heaton, Killingworth, Shiremoor, Longbenton, Holystone, Forest Hall, Morpeth, Cramlington, Ashington, Blyth, Ponteland, Kingston Park, Westerhope, Whitley Bay, Tynemouth, Monkseaton, Wallsend, South Shields, Tynedale, Hexham, Prudhoe, Stocksfield, Corbridge, Consett, Rowlands Gill, Newcastle upon Tyne, Gateshead, Washington, Sunderland, Durham, Wearside, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Northumberland.