A private family of four, based in Maryland are looking for a professional individual to be brought on as the family assistant. This will be a hands-on role that will include not only the family but their assortment of household pets.
The role will primarily be that of attending to the children, and some household responsibilities, this will also include helping with the family pets and driving of the children.
Childcare, which will include a live in capacity when the parents are away
Handling of all the driving for the children, a car is provided. This will include pick up from school and accompanying to all activities ensuring that all extracurricular activities are approved by the parents
Scheduling and managing the family calendar and finances, assisting in preparation for travel
Weekend availability for children’s activities
Provide household support in cleaning and laundry
Event planning support for their family events
Pet care will include feeding schedules, scheduling/taking to appointments, overnight pet sitting when family is away
Inventory control and stocking of household products, which will include grocery shopping and errands
Property repairs, gathering quotes from vendors and have them submitted for approval, identifying what needs to be repaired
Routine maintenance, establishing routine preventative schedules for daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly task lists, supervise the work
This opportunity is ideal for someone who has at least 3 years of family assistant or nanny experience for a private household. As the job requires driving, having a clean driving record and a valid U.S. drivers license is required. You must also be comfortable working with teenagers, in that you can relate to them but still be able to enforce boundaries. Comfortable with animals. Be service oriented and highly organized. You must also be comfortable with a changing schedule based on the summer months and any changes needed. Full COVID vaccination and the following of CDC protocols.
Base salary is DOE, compensation commensurate with experience
Full benefits, has an annual bonus opportunity
Preferred local candidates
This will be a live out position which is based in Bethesda, ME. Monday – Friday 10:00am – 7:00pm during the school year with there being the occasional weekends and housesitting.