An international family of four based in Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 are looking to hire a full time Housekeeper/Nanny to help them look after their home and also assist with childcare for their two children. This is a live out role. You must have a full driving license for this role.
• £30,000 - £37,000 gross per year.
The family are an international family, and they live in a beautiful five-bedroom, three-story property in Windsor, Berkshire, SL4. They have two children - aged ten and five years old and are looking for a Housekeeper/Nanny to assist with both the housework and childcare. The family are active and busy and currently have cleaners who come in once a week to help with the deep cleaning. They also have a Border Collie, so you must be happy around animals for this role.
During the day you will be responsible for all the housework of the property including washing, ironing, wardrobe management and assisting the cleaners in daily upkeep and deep cleaning of the property.
You will also be responsible for running errands for the family such as trips to the post office and dry-cleaners and occasionally walking the dog. You should be happy to help with the occasional babysitting when required. When the family travel you should also be happy to house sit for the family. An all-rounder is key for this role.
You should be a confident cook and be able to follow recipes and cook simple, homemade healthy food for the whole family for their evening meals. The family enjoys a Mediterranean diet. You should also be happy to prepare breakfast in the evening, ahead of the following day.
You may be required to help with picking the children up from school. The children finish school at around 5.30pm, you should be happy to look after them and assist with all childcare related duties, creating fun activities for them to do. You should be happy to assist with the night-time routines include making dinner, preparing the school uniform and reading with the children.
The family home is located in Windsor, Berkshire, SL4. This is a live-out role.
• Working Monday – Friday.
• 12pm – 8pm
• Room for flexibility for the perfect candidate
You must speak an excellent level of English.
You must have professional housekeeper/nanny experience in private households and be confident in looking after children.
The family are looking to interview now for someone to start ASAP. We are recruiting safely within the COVID-19 guidelines.
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