Full Time Manny / Nanny / House Manager
Hello We are looking for a nanny/house manager to replace our beloved Au Pair who is moving back to Germany after 5.5 years. We live in Beverly Hills, right next to Century City. This could be a great job for someone who wants to save some money or move out to LA for a bit. Please see below for a job description. Any leads would be much appreciated! Thank you in advance! Nanny/Manny Details (70% of job) -Two tweens/teenage boys, 11 and 14 (6th and 9th grade). Kids can stay home alone so this is a job that generally does not require nights (past 7pm) or any weekends. Nanny is off after school at 3pm on Fridays. -Flexibility to stay (for extra money) a few weekends a year if we go out of town is a large plus. -9th grader has ADHD and mild learning issues; this requires both patience and firmness from the caretaker. Ideally, the candidate would be able to help with high-school level homework -Starts/helps both kids on their homework and ensures that all assignments are up to date each day. Helps with school organization/supplies/calendars/etc. -For the months that the kids are doing remote school, nanny needs to make sure they are successfully on their classes, monitor that they are on task and ensure that lunch meetings/clubs/afterschool "sports" are attended -Makes all extracurricular appointments and handles their calendars. Takes them to the orthodontist, sports practices, playdates, errands after school needed etc -If school resumes in person, would be responsible for picking one child up from school in Westwood each day after school and potentially driving to school depending on the schedule. High school student takes the bus but occasionally will need to drive to Woodland Hills for late pickup/dropoff -Prepares both kids lunch daily and cleans up afterwards (not needed when school resumes in person) -If live-in, will prepare breakfast as well -Prepares the family dinner (normally with parent) from a meal delivery kit or from scratch. House Manager Details (30% of job) -While the kids are in school, there is obviously a lot of downtime. We are looking for an extra set of hands around the house for two full time working parents (mom works mostly from home during Covid) -Works with the kids to clean, organize and tidy their rooms and do their laundry -Orders and puts away all the groceries for the home proactively -Orders all school supplies and products for kids/house as needed (cleaning supplies, returns to stores, drops off dry cleaning, etc) -Takes cars in for repair when necessary, fills up with gas as needed -Helps tidy up the house during the day - deep cleaning NOT necessary as we have a housekeeper BUT we would like someone to tidy up the common rooms during the day as messes are made Other Details -Position can be live in or live-out. We have a separate downstairs bedroom and bathroom with its own entrance if the candidate chooses to live in -For Live in- room and board is provided -We provide a car to use, insurance, a phone allowance and all food (regardless of live in or out) -We look at this person as truly another member of our household. Personality fit is so critical. Ideally, the candidate could start by Dec 1 so that our current Au Pair can train the new candidate for two weeks -We have found success in the past with upbeat, positive people who are flexible and don't get frazzled easily. We are a fun household but someone who is insistent upon structure and routine will work well -We are looking for someone who can commit AT LEAST until June 2021, but ideally longer (forever!?) -Regarding COVID, we take this seriously and are only willing to work with candidates who socialize outdoors only and with masks. We may require weekly covid tests. -Pay is dependent on live in or live out and experience but will be market rate -This is an ideal position for a recent grad or someone who is in school remotely this year but candidate can not be in school all day, everyday themselves -Added points for candidates who live an active lifestyle and would love to hike or exercise with the boys! Please email me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested. THANK YOU!!