Live-in Nanny and Family Assistant to 12-yr Boy

Recruiter
Simplified Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
Very Competitive - DOE
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Ref
SR556897b30120d
Contact
Simplified Recruitment
Sector
Cleaning
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Our client is looking to employ an individual to work as a live-in nanny to a 12 year old boy and assist as necessary with his 10 year old sister and provide general assistance to the family. The job is full time, for a contract period of 1-year, with possibility of extension by mutual agreement. The boy has special needs ranging from global developmental delay, learning difficulties, speech, language and communication disorder who is self-directed. He is charming, musical and has a sense of humour.

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• Hard-working and diligent
• Practical and sensible
• Forward thinking and demonstrating initiative
• Honest and polite
• Punctual and enthusiastic
• Patient and flexible
• Physically and mentally robust

They will work alongside a team of therapists and support workers and will receive training and support, as necessary.

They will be responsible for the following:

• Looking after the children’s needs, welfare, development and health and safety at all times during Working Hours.
• Supervision of the children at all times during working hours and such other periods as agreed between the employer and the nanny, for example during babysitting.
• Providing a safe environment for the children and identifying the potential dangers in and around the home
• Assistance with the boy’s studies, therapies, general development, hospital and therapy appointments.
• Keeping the children’s rooms, play-therapy room, dining and kitchen area clean and tidy every day, as well as all common areas used by the children and the nanny around the home.
• Monitoring any television viewing, video / DVD, games and computer usage to ensure that the content is appropriate and that usage is kept to an absolute minimum.
• Doing the laundry, ironing and putting away of the children’s clothes and bedding.
• Preparing and cooking the children’s meals as necessary.
• Report any accidents involving the children and any potential dangers around the home or relevant environs.
• Light household duties.

Salary: Very competitive - Dependent upon Experience
Type: Contract

Please apply online with your CV and cover letter for this Live-in Nanny and Family Assistant role.

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