Full Time Family Manager in Dallas (75206)
Busy CEOs are seeking a FULL-TIME FAMILY MANAGER to care for their 2-year-old boy and 9-year-old daughter, with whom they have 50% custody.
On a typical day, a Family Manager arrives at 7am, helps with breakfast, packs lunches, gets the kids dressed for school and sees that they make their beds and tidy their rooms (they teach responsibility at a young age). Both children attend school. The Family Manager is responsible for both picking up and dropping off children. Family car is provided.
In a pandemic-free world, they would look to their Family Manager to plan and take the children to activities and outings, such as the zoo, museums, parks and playdates. Their son is very physically active and loves to spend time outdoors. They seek a Family Manager who is willing to get on his level and play! Must be active and engaging.
Candidates must draw strong boundaries and have definite authority. They want their children to be well mannered and need someone who will work with parents to reinforce those things. Parents raise their children a certain way, demand respect and need the Family Manager to be consistent and on the same page.
While the children are at school, the Family Manager will be responsible for all household management tasks such as ordering and unpacking groceries (ordered online and delivered); picking up medication and dropping it off at her mom’s; family laundry; receiving and processing packages, etc. There is a blueprint provided for when tasks need to be completed and videos explaining how each task is done. Plan and shop for birthdays and special events. They will liaison with all home vendors to keep maintenance of the home/pool/lawn. No cleaning is required. They will also be responsible for assisting the lady of the house in special projects as necessary.
Skills & Expectations:
A technology driven and enabled individual is a must. Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, are required. Ability to provide brief synopsis of items they are working on and a brief summary of where the household stands at the end of each day. Must maintain multiple calendars and schedule home maintenance around the woman of the house’s schedule.
A US summer adventure usually occurs for two weeks in June of each year. Their travels also take them to South Africa in December and Lebanon during the summer. Trips to South Africa are optional as they want their Family Manager to spend holidays with their own family, but they would love for their Family Manager to travel with them to Lebanon. They also travel to their ranch in West Texas and Farm in Virginia with their Family Manager on a regular basis. Both parents have their pilot license. Overnights may be required for long weekends 1-3 times per year when both parents travel.
Hours (58) are firm, consistent, and fixed:
- 7am-6pm Monday
- 7am-9pm Tuesday
- 7am-6pm Wednesday-Friday
Pay & Benefits:
Pay Rate: $22-25/hr
- 3 weeks of paid time off per year, 5 days of sick time
- All Federal Holidays