Jan 17, 2023

Nanny needed - Job ref 278858

  • Holgate Nannies
  • Wassenaar, Netherlands
Full time Nanny

Job Description

 Wassenaar, The Netherlands


 €18 - 23 gross per hour

Vibrant, warm, dynamic nanny required for a family who recently relocated to Wassenar. The family has two boys aged six and eight. There are also two older children aged 15 and 19. The nanny's focus will be the two youngest boys however you need to be happy to interact with the older children. 
The focus is the children however as they are at school during the day you need to be happy to do all nanny duties and some family assistant duties. You will need to organise playdates, potentially the parents might arrange local classes or they may need the nanny to do this and tidy up. Cleaning isn't required as there will be a cleaner. It's unlikely they need you to do the children's laundry.
They need a sole charge live out nanny for eight hours a day three days per week from 12 - 8pm but they can be flexible if the candidate requires slightly different hours. They are open to which weekdays you work, they have a slight preference for Tuesday - Thursday but happy to be flexible on any three days between Monday - Thursday. Ideally you can start in January or February 2023, they are happy to wait for the right candidate. 
They would love a nanny to commit for at least a year. If it 's working well and the nanny wants to stay for a few years this would work for the family. 
The Dad will be around during the first week to do a handover with the nanny. The Dad works from home, the Mum works from home a few days per week, she also travels very regularly for work. The parents have busy work schedules, they are looking for a nanny who can get the boys out and about in nature, take them to activities, assist with homework and keep them busy after school. 
The right nanny for this role is happy to be outside playing with the children and taking them for walks. Someone who is happy to help out where needed and not mind the parents being around. 
It's vital you are a confident cook happy to cook healthy homemade dishes for all six family members. The youngest is a little picky with food so someone creative and up for the challenge of encouraging him to eat more vegetables would be appreciated. The Dad loves cooking so they have a highly equipped kitchen,
The nanny is responsible for school pick ups, it's a 10 - 15 minute drive so it's vital you can drive. They will supply a car.
It's an English speaking household, the parents speak Portuguese. They would love the children to learn Portuguese but this isn't a requirement. 
For this role you can either work under domestic working regulation or be self employed.
The hourly rate is€18 - 23 gross per hour depending on experience and qualifications.

Agency requirements: 

  • Applicants must have an EU passport or already have a permit or visa for the Netherlands. 

  • A minimum of three years of full-time professional childcare experience

  • Valid pediatric first aid

  • A recent police check to register. 


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