Full Time Housekeeper-Nanny Kells, Co. Meath
Job Ref: 855
Type of position and location: Full Time Housekeeper-Nanny Kells, Co. Meath
Accommodation: Live Out / Live In (separate apartment could be provided, located beside the family home with its own private access and parking)
Hours: Monday – Friday from 7am until 11am – 2.30 pm until 7.30 pm (40 – 50 hours a week)
Start date: ASAP
Duration of Contract: Long Term
Travel: A possibility
Car: Yes (family will provide a car)
Babysitting: Yes (Occasionally)
A Proactive and Experienced Housekeeper-Nanny is required in Kells, Co. Meath. This position is a five-day week Monday – Friday, from 7am until 11am – 2.30pm until 7.30 pm (flexibility will be needed), caring for 1 child aged 10 years old. Start date ASAP.
Separate apartment could be provided for a Live-In Candidate, located beside the family home with its own private access and parking. This would be a temporary solution as in a few months a different apartment will be provided, a little further from the house.
The Housekeeper / Nanny will be responsible for School and after School Activities drop offs and collections, ensuring the ten-year-old has her school bag, lunch and homework included. School is only 5 minutes’ drive from the family house. Driver is essential, family will provide a car. The family will provide tax and car insurance, petrol, or diesel. Mobile phone will be also provided by the family.
Providing a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere for the family, discretion always is required and allowing privacy is needed while working around the family’s busy and frequently changing schedule and needs.
Family are looking for an experienced Housekeeper / Nanny who can work on her own initiative. The Candidate will be responsible for the daily household cleaning for a large house and organization of the house and related areas, with high standard always and an excellent eye for detail. Duties will include all general housework such as dusting, vacuuming, and polishing, laundry, washing and ironing clothing, sheets, and blankets, washing/scrubbing tiled surfaces, dusting to include all surfaces as well as window frames, skirting boards, ornaments, and pictures.
It is essential to be able to cook healthy & nutritious meals for the family, doing weekly supermarket, and running small errands, e.g., the dry cleaners.
The Housekeeper / Nanny will be expected to arrange various interesting development & educational activities. Organizing weekly outings to the cinema, attraction and going to the park. The family will ensure you have an allowance for fun activities.
Occasional babysitting may be required. Fluent English is essential.
The family’s ideal Housekeeper / Nanny must be pet friendly, positive, enthusiastic, and energetic, and has previous experience caring for children of this age group. This is a long-term position.
The Candidate must have qualifications, a minimum of 2 years’ experience, excellent references, up to date First Aid & Garda Vetting.
Candidate Requirements Summary
Qualifications: Childcare Qualification
Experience: Minimum of 2 years’ experience
References: Excellent Reference
Car Driver: Yes (family will provide a car)
Non – Smoker: Yes
Cooking Skills: Yes, for the child and family
Other: Fluent English
If interested please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org and quote the reference number
or Phone 01 533 1986 during office hours.