Nanny/Minder – North Yorkshire
A Family who have been personally recommended to Dallas Dacre Lacy Domestic Agency is looking for a Part Time (term time) Full Time (school holidays) Nanny/Minder. They are based in the Hambleton District of North Yorkshire. They are a down to earth, informal but busy household.
Your main role will be as Nanny/Minder to the family’s 10-year-old Son who is on the autism spectrum.
During the term time you will be responsible for welcoming this young lad back 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 so the ability to distract children so Parents can get on with their work is important.
This position would be ideal for someone who is creative, self motivated & happy to muck in with this lovely family. Previous experience working with people on the autism spectrum is preferable but someone who will enjoy stimulating my Client’s Son by participating in outside activities, baking, arts & crafts and generally spending one on one time with him is imperative.
Ideally my Client would like to find a Daily Nanny/Minder 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 to start 4th January.
Salary negotiable depending on experience, hours & whether you require accommodation.
To apply for this position please quote ‘NANNY/MINDER – NORT YORKSHIRE’ in your application