Loving Nanny Needed on the Upper West Side

Upper West Side, Manhattan

A loving, private family on the Upper West Side in Manhattan is looking for a full-time nanny for their family. They have two children, a 5-year-boy and a 6-month-old daughter.  The family is hoping to find a nanny who has experience with multiple children of similar age games. Their son is extremely sweet, and so they want to make sure the nanny they hire can share her attention with both children and not just the infant.

The ideal candidate for this position is a nanny who is very passionate about childcare and child development.  Loves engaging with children, whether it is playing with them, reading to them, or taking them on fun adventures. Their nanny should also be punctual, patient, and a self-starter and knows how to troubleshoot issues on their own. The family has a cat, so the nanny must be comfortable in a household with cats.

Job Detail (Position detail can change as the family works out their needs)

This position is a full-time, live-out:

  • The schedule is Monday - Friday, from 8 am - 6 pm

  • Must be covid vaccinated and already boosted or with plans to be boosted.

Compensation & Benefits

  • All positions are paid gross with overtime. This position is $30 - $35 an hour, and PTO [Federal Holidays, two weeks paid vacation, 6 Sick days] monthly MetroCard.

  • $350 towards Health Insurance contribution

Start Date:  ASAP

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to All child-care-related duties.

  • Pitch-in attitude regarding general maintenance and cleanliness of children’s space

  • Follows parents’ approach to childcare and embraces family parenting style

  • Implement regularly and independently child educational and developmental activities

  • Cook and clean up after children

  • Evening Bathtime routine.

  • Facilitate intellectual development with infant (eg. words, numbers, enrichment, etc)

  • Facilitate physical development with infant (eg. running, stacking, using utensils, etc) in a high-energy, creative, and playful way

  • Facilitate social development

  • School pick-ups of older children.

  • Take children to outdoor activities

  • Potty training of infant

  • Laundry, folding children's clothes, and keeping the children's area organized.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Passionate about childcare

  • US Work Authorization

  • At least 3 years of professional full-time or part-time childcare experience

  • Comfortable cooking for children

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Comfortable getting Covid-19 tested, vaccinated, and willing to get the booster.

  • CPR & First Aid Certified

  • Cat household so must be pet friendly