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Loving family seeking a nanny/home manager to work 35hrs a week with more hours in school holidays. ROLE REQUIREMENTS Permanent Australian Residency Valid Working With Children Check Valid First Aid and CPR Own car to use on the job (mileage reimbursed) Experience in similar roles 2 outstanding references for us to call. ROLE DETAILS Location: Hawthorn East, VIC Salary : $37-40 per hour Super paid leave entitlements (estimated salary of $74,000-80,000 per year, as hours will vary based on the school schedule) School Term Schedule: Mondays - Fridays, 12pm-7pm (some flexibility) School Holiday Schedule: Mondays - Fridays, 8:30am-6:30pm Children: 7 year old and almost-3 year old Start: December 14th (some flexibility).
ROLE DESCRIPTION Busy professional parents are seeking a dedicated nanny/home manager to support their family. Their girls need care outside of school hours, but the parents would also like help with tasks that keep the household running smoothly. They are seeking a Nanager who is: Honest Tidy Playful Efficient Flexible.
A typical school-day shift will begin with around 3 hours to do a quick tidy/reset of the household then laundry, meal preparation, and errands/organisation as required. The family is keen to welcome someone who is keen to care for their household as they would themselves - if they had more time. The family has cleaners so deep cleaning is not required.
The 7 year old will need to be collected after school, with the almost-3 year old in childcare and able to be picked up later in the day. There may be some classes in the late afternoon, then the day will end with the nanny supporting the children with the dinner/bath routine while the parents arrive home. During school holidays the toddler will still generally be in childcare (through to the end of 2023), with only the 7 year old spending the whole day with the nanny.
Time with the children will be spent both at home and in the community, at scheduled activities and unstructured play. It's important that the nanny is able to balance the needs and interests of both children appropriately and has an understanding of their developmental phases. The parents practice a gentle and positive approach to discipline, so it's important that the nanny is aligned with this and is able to provide a nurturing environment with appropriate boundaries for the children.
ABOUT THE FAMILY Both girls love arts and crafts and enjoy one-on-one time with caregivers. They enjoy outings and being outdoors, and the family has a pool so the nanny must be comfortable supervising the children in water. This family relocated to Melbourne a year ago after many years overseas.
Both girls have handled the adjustment really well and Mum is now returning to work so the family needs the reliable support of a nanny/home manager. They are experienced employers, having had a long-term nanny previously, and are seeking a close relationship with a Nanager who will ideally be with them long-term. Their priori....