A family of four near Dartford, Kent, DA8 are looking for a new housekeeper/nanny. You must have a driving licence to apply for this position (automatic is fine). This is a live in, live out, or flexi role depending on your preference.
A busy family, both the mother and father work. The mother often works from home and the father is starting to travel more now. They are now looking for a new, long-term housekeeper who is also happy to undertake childcare duties. They have a 6-year-old little boy and a 4-year-old little girl who are both at school full time. They travel for family holidays (typically during the school holidays). They do not have any pets.
You will be responsible for looking after the children and the housekeeping. You will be solely responsible for all housekeeping light and deep cleaning, laundry and ironing for the family. You will help to get the children ready in the mornings and do the school run, and then help with their routines after school. During the day you will be responsible for all housekeeping, laundry etc and help out around the house where needed.
The family travel occasionally so you should be happy to travel with them when required. You should also be comfortable and happy with occasional overnight proxy parenting when the parents travel and happy to do additional babysitting when agreed in advance.
The family are located in Kent, DA8, this is a live out, live-in or flexi role. If you live out you should live suitably local to commute daily.
You must speak a good level of English.
You must hold a driving licence - if you do not have your own car you will be provided access to an automatic car.
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