Durham Part time college educated Nanny for 3- and 6-year-olds. Afternoons M-F to start this school year. JOB 179
Family is looking for a Part-Time Nanny in Durham (20 hours per week) in the afternoons M-F from 1:30-5:30pm, but have some flexibility with the exact hours starting mid-August.
The Family has two children, a son aged 3.5 and a daughter who is 6.5 years old. Their older child will be in 1st grade and have after-school activities several afternoons per week (there will be some pick-up/drop-off duties for her). Their son will be attending pre-school in the mornings with an aide until 12:30pm and he typically naps for 1-3 hours after lunch.
He was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder and has some cognitive and physical mobility impairments as well as sensorineural deafness. He uses a self-powered wheelchair, has had cochlear implants for 2 years, and they use Total Communication Methods (a mix of American Sign Language, spoken language and an assistive tap-to-talk communication device). He is a happy, social, determined and loving boy and does not have any behavioral issues.
Caregiving responsibilities would include: school/activity pickups and dropoffs, creating engaging activities suitable for both children equally despite their range in development and abilities, trips to parks/museums/pool, child laundry during naps, and snack prep and feeding after nap.
They are looking for a Nanny with the following qualifications:
Mid to end of August
Two children, 3.5 boy and 6.5 years girl. The primary caregiving responsibility would be for the 3.5-year-old.
Housekeeping: Light regarding the Children
Cooking and Laundry: For the Children
Schedule: Monday – Friday 20 hours per week, in the afternoons 1:30-5:30pm (Flexible)
Experience: One of the following: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Augmentative Communication (e.g. sign language, picture boards)
References: Minimum of 2 References
Background: Pass a stringent background check
Personality Traits: Kind, nurturing, creative, engaging, organized, energetic, punctual, and communicative
Pay: $20-$25 hourly
Paid time off:
Vacation: one week vacation, all major holidays, 2 sick, personal, weather days
Living Accommodations: Live-out
Agreement length: Ideally 1+ years
Vaccines: Covid-19, yearly flu