Wilmette family seeks part-time nanny for 4 children: 8, 8, 7 + 4. One of the twins has CP and requires some specialized care. This can be trained but candidate must be physically fit and able to help lift. This position works congruently with another nanny or Dad to manage the household and needs of the children!
Schedule/Hours: Mondays & Tuesdays 3pm-9pm. The family can accommodate an earlier start time and more hours if nanny prefers.
Job Details and Responsibilities:
Four children. Twins in elementary school, a younger elementary school student and a preschooler.
One of the twins has CP and utilizes a wheelchair or walking device. She is verbal but does require some special attention and assistance navigating spaces.
Nanny will assist with school pick-up and driving to any activities. Once home, nanny will work alongside parent to assist with homework, dinner, baths and bedtime.
If nanny desires more hours, he/she can assist with house management tasks such as laundry or organization.
Nanny should get to know each child and their interests on a personal level and engage with them.
Nanny should be comfortable working as a team and have strong communication skills with adults and children alike.
Nanny should have experience working with multiple children at once and be comfortable in a busy household.
Experience with special needs is a bonus but not a requirement.
Nanny must be physically fit and able to assist with lifting the oldest child.
Reliability and dependability are key.
Nanny should drive and have a safe driving record. A car is provided for use on the job.