Full-Time (or Part-Time) Nanny in Bellevue
A Bellevue family is looking for an energetic nanny for their toddler. Their son is a friendly, outgoing, silly child. He’s very active, but can focus on tasks he is fond of like coloring or painting. He often likes books being read to him, loves his balance bike and playing in the dirt in the garden. He is a very funny and silly kid who really likes people and tries to have fun with them. He has quiet time daily for about an hour, where he enjoys playing in his room with toys or reading books. A typical afternoon would include: lunch, potty training/diapering, quiet time, snack time and some time outside to ride his bike, play in the backyard or go for a walk. They are expecting their second child in Spring of 2022. Mom is a stay at home mom, but needs some extra help so she can rest or run errands. They would like a nanny that embraces taking care of their son as a team effort. Their ideal nanny is energetic, playful, creative, reliable, patient, and has some knowledge of Montessori style. Some structured learning activities like practicing his numbers and alphabet (less than 30 min per day) is desired. Someone fluent in Russian or Korean would be a bonus. A nanny with previous experience taking care of babies and toddlers is required. They would prefer experience with Montessori-style guiding of children and potty-training experience is a big plus. Responsibilities include: childcare, child meal prep, children’s laundry, and light housekeeping related to child. The family is also able to accommodate a part-time schedule if preferred.
Bellevue// Start Date: ASAP// 1 boy, 2 years old// $30/hour// Monday – Friday, 9AM – 5PM, family has flexibility is schedule/number of days per week// 40 hours/week// guaranteed hours, taxes withheld, paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick leave, monthly health care stipend// no driving/vehicle required// no pets in home
Part-Time Nanny in Issaquah
This family has two children, ages 4 and 6 years old. Their older son is a little old man, very responsible, and a rule-follower. He loves garbage trucks, books, and Legos. Their younger son is silly, more tied to his feelings, used to having lots of attention, imaginative, fun-loving, and makes his own rules. The boys like to make up their own games and revisit them often. They also love to be outdoors. Mom is a teacher, so toys are (usually) organized in themes and types, and there are always LOTS of books to read. Their 6 year old is in full day school (1st Grade) and the 4 year old goes to preschool part-time. A typical day could include: snack, playing outside, crafts, playing with toys, and reading books. The kids love to garden, ride bikes, go for walks, and just run and play outside. The family likes to follow routines during the week. They use positive discipline/natural consequences frequently. They value safety, new experiences, kindness, letting kids direct their play, and creativity. They’re flexible and enjoy meeting new people. Their ideal nanny is someone who can balance directed play and independent play for the kids; someone who can support current routines to ease the transition for the parents; someone who could help with toy rotations, organization of the kids’ things; someone who they can trust to take the kids places and keep them safe; someone who loves to be outside; someone creative; someone with patience for 4-year-old tantrums; someone who engages and interacts with the kids (limited cell use, other distractions). They would prefer someone with 2+ years of experience working with children. Commitment would be 6-9 months for the initial contract, with an option to extend, as needed, if it’s working out for everyone. This family is willing to consider a nanny that brings her child. COVID vaccine is required for this position. Responsibilities include: childcare, child meal prep/planning, children’s laundry, transportation, minimal pet care, and light housekeeping related to children.
Issaquah// January 3rd, 2022// 2 children: 4 + 6 years old// $26 - $30/hour// Monday/Tuesday/Thursday: 12PM-5PM, Wednesday: 9AM – 5PM and Friday: 9AM - 4PM. 30 hours/week// guaranteed hours, taxes withheld, paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick leave, healthcare stipend: $200/month// driving/vehicle required// one 6 month old puppy
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Full-Time Nanny in Seattle
This Seattle family is seeking a full-time nanny for their 5-month-old twins. One baby has a very curious personality. He likes to observe activities around him and interact and loves attention. On the other hand, the other baby has a very laid back, chill and calm personality. He is very patient and really enjoys his tummy time. He likes to feel everything by taste. Both babies are super cheerful and happy. Watching them play together is joyful, both babies have very different personalities but at the same time they have a special connection. They do not have a fixed nap schedule yet, but they nap 3 times in the day and have an awake window of 2 hours. The family aims to follow as much routine as possible but at the same time they do not like following it to the minute. The parents are looking for a nanny who is kind, loving and cheerful. They are looking for someone who thoroughly enjoys being around babies and has a very good understanding of babies’ needs. A perfect nanny would also love to work with them as a team, someone who is open to communication and good at taking and giving feedback. For experience, they would prefer someone who has worked with infants before, bonus would be experience taking care of multiple babies at the same time. COVID vaccine is required for this position. Responsibilities include: childcare, child meal prep, children’s laundry, and light housekeeping related to children.
Seattle (Madison Valley, very close to the Arboretum)// starting ASAP// twins, 5 months old// $30-$35/hour// Monday – Friday, 8:30AM – 4:30PM (Flexibility of start time between 8AM – 9AM), could be 45+ hours a week at times// guaranteed hours, taxes withheld, paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick leave, $200/month healthcare stipend// driving/nanny vehicle preferred// no pets in home
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Part-Time Nanny in Newcastle - pending
This family just welcomed a newborn and would love to find a part-time nanny to join their family to care for their toddler. Their toddler is engaging, expressive and full of energy. She likes to flip through books, and her animal flash cards. She is inquisitive and likes to play outside. They would like time to be focused on early childhood development and have set up a play space for her to engage in a variety of activities. Their oldest enjoys video games, is active in baseball and also has afterschool activities most days. Daily activities include playing with toys, the park, going for walks outside, naptime and meal times. Their ideal nanny is someone who has experience with toddlers, their energy, and can spend time with early childhood development. The family is potentially open to a nanny bringing their own child, preferably between the ages of 18 -24 months.There is potential for travel, house sitting and pet sitting, but not required. Responsibilities include: childcare, light housekeeping, children’s laundry, and meal prep. COVID vaccine is required.
Newcastle// starting September (mid – late)// 3 kids: newborn (due middle of Sept.), 18 month old toddler and 11 years old (will likely be in school during nanny hours)// $25-$30/hour// schedule can be 7AM -12PM, or 2PM-6/7PM, with optional for occasional date night, travel or other hours to pick up// 20 hours/week// guaranteed hours, taxes withheld, paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick leave// limited driving required, family can provide a vehicle// 3 small yorkies in the home
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