Nanny (full-time)/Home educator/Household Manager
The job is a full-time, live-out nanny position in Darien, CT, approximately one hour from NYC. The nanny will provide complete care for a 3 year old child, including but not limited to,meeting the child's social, emotional, and physical needs by creating a safe, nurturing, and stimulatingenvironment in which the child can thrive and develop. Coverage will be Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 6:00pm with flexibility to assist occasionally on nights/weekends and during family vacations. In addition to being the primary care-giver for the 3 year old girl, there are two teenagers, a 13 year old boy and 15 year old girl that will be present half of the week. They are independent, however, this role should give consideration to their well-being and development and continue to foster the strong relationship between the three siblings. Therefore, in addition to the general requirements, we would like to find someone who will be a good fit within our family and will be able to connect not only with our 3 year old daughter, but also with our teenagers. The family's home is within walking distance to a beach club that includes a pool, tennis, and food options. The family lives on the water and enjoys an active lifestyle. The appropriate candidate should also enjoy leading an active and healthy lifestyle and appreciate spending time outdoors. The candidate must also be able to swim well. Candidate must be looking for long-term commitment with flexibility, have experience with young children, be active and enjoy the outdoors (the water and swimming as well), have a positive attitude, and be reliable, honest, and passionate about children. The family has one small dog and loves animals so the candidate must be comfortable around pets/animals.