A lovely couple in Amagansett, NY are looking for a live-in, weekend nanny for their 18-month-old son. The position could be live-out if you live locally to the Hamptons area. The schedule will be Friday 5:30pm through to Sunday 7pm or Monday morning 9am, when the weekday nanny takes over. The working hours on Saturday and Sunday will be 7am-7pm, with a 2 hour break 8:45am-10:45am. The live-in accommodations will be a private bedroom and private bathroom in the home. The parents will compensate for travel time out to Amagansett. The ideal start date will be the last week of September.
The main responsibilities will include diaper changing, keeping the nursery clean, completing baby laundry, engaging with the child, keeping nap and feeding logs, preparing bottles, making meals for the child, fostering and monitoring developmental milestones, and assisting with all baby related tasks. The parents both work from home, so you must be comfortable working on a team. You must know when to take a step back and let the parents be parents. The parents use apps to track sleep schedules etc., so you must be tech savvy. The child sleeps through the night, but you will be responsible for the baby monitor overnight just in case.
You must be flexible to help out around the home to keep things running smoothly and help the parents; load/unload the dishwasher, make coffee, put groceries away, wash and chop vegetables, and complete child related errands. Most of all, they are looking for someone who will be affectionate, playful, creative, and positive with their son, encouraging his development and making him feel loved and secure. Someone who brings real lightness and positive energy is ideal. The parents are looking for a long-term fit and for someone to become part of their family, hang out at the beach with the family, play in the pool, and do fun activities together. If you are interested in this position and are legal to work in the US, please apply to GM531.