Education focused Nanny will provide outstanding care and direction for a gifted six-year-old boy. Must possess a joyful, positive attitude with a growth mindset to encourage the child’s development and curiosity. This precocious boy doesn’t let the world pass him by and is fully engaged. His care provider must be comfortable fielding a myriad of questions and be on the lookout for creative ways to engage and challenge him. The child is currently in an online school and the nanny will be responsible for setting him up in the morning to ensure he is ready for his lessons. Will assist with any class work that is needed. Must have a clean driving record and have the ability to plan fun and engaging outings, while always keeping the child’s safety as the top priority.
Aside from the childcare duties, the Nanny will be responsible for all aspects of the child’s life; from closest and wardrobe management to social calendaring. Will be responsible for overseeing the laundry and closest management to ensure the child has the right size of clothes, etc. Will be responsible for seasonal wardrobe changeover, assisting with travel prep and packing/unpacking, and cleaning the child’s room and learning areas. Will be responsible for coordinating social calendar (birthday parties, play dates, etc.) and integrating it with the overall household calendar. Should be pro-active and able to order and wrap the appropriate gift for events. Must be capable of developing progress reports and goals for parents.
Currently the boy enjoys a wide range of activities including music, Pokémon, Minecraft, board games (Sorry and Mousetrap are at the top of the list currently) and swimming. Nanny should be physically active and able to keep up and engage with him at the playground or in the pool. Must be able to respect his opinion and allow his voice to be heard while still maintaining a safe, structured environment. General schedule is Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm but flexibility is needed.