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Part Time Nanny/Family Assistant Fitchburg, Wisconsin

Part Time
Fitchburg , Wisconsin 53711

A busy, professional couple located in Fitchburg, Wisconsin is seeking a Nanny/Family Assistant to start anytime between August 26-30. They have two daughters ages 11 and 8 (entering 6th and 3rd grades) and a friendly medium sized puppy.

The schedule will be about 20 hours/week, ~2:30-6:30p every day, though some days will start and end earlier. 

Primary duties:

  • Picking kids up from school
  • Getting them to/from after school activities (piano lessons, sports, social dates)
  • Making sure they get a start on homework as time permits
  • Medium housework (cleanup, dishes, kids laundry)
  • Feeding the kids snacks & making lunches for the next school day

Secondary duties:

  • Running errands as needed
  • Helping out with supervising the dog 

Requirements

  • Reliable car with a good driving record
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Good communication skills/responsiveness

Preferred Characteristics:

  • Energetic
  • Warm
  • Fun, but firm when needed
  • Detail oriented
  • Type A
  • Patient

Salary and Benefits:

  • $20-25 per hour; guaranteed pay for minimum of 20 hours per week
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays

Required Qualifications

Candidates must be at least 21 years old.
Related work experience is required along with verifiable references. Candidates may have a broad range of experience, but it MUST pertain to the position you are applying for. We require at least 2-3 verifiable references. Letters of recommendation from previous employers are preferred.
A driver’s license is required for most positions and a motor vehicle investigation is completed prior to placement.
A criminal background investigation is completed on all candidates prior to placement.
All candidates must furnish proof of US citizenship or eligibility to work as a legal alien.
Typically, candidates must be willing to commit for at least 1 year with a family. Occasionally, temporary and summer placements are requested.