A family, well-recommended to the agency, based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is seeking a kind, sensitive and fun nanny for the care of their 3 year old son. The boy has had an English speaking Nanny for the past two years and he understands English very well. Unfortunately, the nanny has to leave soon due to family circumstances, but she really enjoyed working with this family and was a great help to them.
The ideal candidate will be a fluent English speaker, with a genuine love for children, have a good understanding of how to integrate well within a different culture and be a good team player. The boy has a baby brother aged 3 months old who currently has his own Maternity Nurse, the nanny may be expected to give some minimal support if required. The boy will start school in September 2019.
A minimum 3 years of previous experience working with toddlers and pre-school age is essential, if the nanny has some experience with babies it would be preferred, although not necessary.
The main focus of the role will be for the development of the English language through everyday age appropriate activities, games, reading and sporting activities. The boy is very active and loves to spend time doing physical activities outside the home. He also likes to sit and and engage in arts and crafts and imaginary play.
The household is fully staffed, therefore no housekeeping is required. The family travel often and the nanny would accompany them. In summer there is a two month trip booked throughout Southern Europe, the family will leave Riyadh mid July.
The working schedule is 6 days per week 12 hours daily, a degree of flexibility is expected from the nanny especially when the family is travelling overseas.
The salary on offer is £1000-1200 net per week depending on experience and qualifications of the candidate. The nanny will be offered live-in accommodation with her own room with private en-suite.
The position is to start as soon as possible and they are ready to interview candidates via video call immediately.