Full-Time Nanny in Near North Chicago
- 10 days of vacation per year, 3-5 days of sick time
- Paid holidays: New year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve
Family in the Near North Chicago area is seeking a warm, patient, flexible, and responsible Nanny to care for their one-year-old son. Nanny must be confident and experienced in all aspects of baby/toddler care, with knowledge of age-appropriate, enriching activities, that will encourage growth and development such as reading/storytime, creative and sensory play, yoga/exercise, arts/crafts (eventually), music and dancing, potty training (eventually), and educational activities. Family lives in a walkable neighborhood with nearby parks and intends for the Nanny to take walks regardless of weather. Nanny will be nurturing and creative, and will follow a structured daily schedule. Training and education in child development and/or teaching is preferred. Nanny will prepare meals for baby, demonstrate good judgment, be flexible, and have a service-heart, going above and beyond to help in any way possible. Ideally they would be open to doing family laundry, and other helpful tasks. Mom works full time in a high-level executive position, so reliability, integrity, and trustworthiness is a necessity. Nanny may be asked to have earlier starts or later ends on short notice and should be willing to accommodate this. Nanny may also need to do occasional overnights and possibly travel with the family for work trips or vacation (post-Covid). Mom and Dad are both currently home given Covid-19. Family is looking for a long-term fit.
NOTE: All candidates must be following all procedures advised by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) for Coronavirus exposure prevention. Initial interviews will be conducted virtually using Facetime, Zoom, etc.