Nanny/Housekeeper – North Yorkshire
I am looking for a Part Time (term time) Full Time (school holidays) Nanny/Housekeeper for a family based in North Yorkshire who have been personally recommended to Dallas Dacre Lacy’s Domestic Recruitment Agency. They are a down to earth, informal but busy household so the position would suit a proactive and self-motivated applicant who is practically minded.
Your main role will be as Minder/Companion to the family’s 10-year-old Son who is on the autism spectrum.
During the term time you will be responsible for picking my Client’s Son up from school, doing activities with him, preparing his supper & helping him with his personal care etc. Previous experience cooking on an aga would be helpful. Approximate hours 3.30-6.30pm. These hours can be extended to 5 hours a day if you are happy to do some cleaning/laundry/household duties.
During the school holidays this will be a full-time role. Approximately 9am-6pm.
My Client is working from home at present.
This position would be ideal for an applicant who has experience working with people on the autism spectrum and will enjoy stimulating my Client’s Son by participating in outside activities, baking, arts & crafts and generally spending one on one time with him.
Ideally my Client would like to find a Daily Nanny/Housekeeper who lives near to the family in North Yorkshire but could provide accommodation for the right employee if required. At present my Client can offer your own bedroom, sitting room & share a bathroom with her Son within their large family home. There are plans to do renovations which would provide you with self-contained bedroom, bathroom and sitting area within the house.
A confident driver with full licence & preferably their own car is required as the family live in a rural location.
This role would suit an applicant who enjoys the countryside & is dog friendly.
Applicants need to be 100% fluent in written & spoken English to ensure clear communication.
If you have a minimum of 2 years working in a similar position for one private family & verifiable written reference letters from your previous employment, please send them to me along with your CV for consideration.
My Client would welcome a proactive applicant who has hobbies they can pursue on their time off or would like to find additional work locally to supplement their income during the school term time. They do ask that the family is given priority & has first call on the applicant’s services.
This is a long-term position.
Salary negotiable depending on experience, hours & whether you require accommodation.
To apply for this position please quote ‘NANNY/HOUSEKEEPER – NORTH YORKSHIRE’