Urgent! Change of Hours! Nanny/Housekeeper (Ref: KDTB:LN:HM) - Clapham London (SW4)

Closing date: 31 Oct 2019

A great opportunity has become available to work within a busy family home in the Clapham Common area of London. This full time position involves working 11am-7.30pm Monday to Friday and has main 2 responsibilities. The family have 4 children, 2 of whom are in school (aged 7 and 5 years) and the other 2 (twins aged 10 months) who are cared for by a daily nanny.

The family are looking for someone who has a great 'muck in' attitude and who is willing to work as part of a team alongside their current nanny. The role will involve:

During school term time:

Housekeeper Responsibilities (Mornings 11am-3pm Monday to Friday)

  • To attend to the daily upkeep of the household in terms of general cleaning, laundry and ironing duties for the household.
  • Meal planning and preparation for the family.

Nanny Responsibilities (afternoons - 3pm-7.30pm Monday to Friday)

  • Attending to the daily needs and care of the older children once they get home from school.
  • Assist in the care of the twins aged 10 months, this will include following routines of the daily nanny whilst they are tutoring the older two children.

During school holiday time:

  • Planning a variety of age appropriate games, activities and outings for the older children to support their continued learning and development. The older children are active and sporty and would like a positive cheerful energetic nanny.

A driver is not required for this position. Position to start asap. The salary will be negotiated between the employer and the right person depending on their level of skills and experience – this will meet the current average hourly rates.

This role would suit someone who has a positive 'can do' manner, someone who is flexible and understands the dynamics of working in a busy home environment. Excellent communication skills, organisation abilities and the ability to work alongside the current nanny are essential.

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