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Jobs: BRISBANE

Nanny needed in Moorooka

We have a family in Moorooka seeking a very reliable and flexible nanny to work for them.
Both mum and dad are medical professionals who work shift work and on a rotating roster.
Being as its shift work some of your hours may fall on a weekend (usually one a month) or the very occasional overnight stay. You will always know your roster in advance.
The family will be offering between 50-70hrs a fortnight (they can guarantee 60hrs a week though to ensure they find the right nanny) therefore you are looking at 25-35 hours a week (min 30 as they will guarantee this). Usually one week has the bulk of the hours with the following week with only a few small hours to be worked.
The family have 2 boys aged 5 years old and a 17month old. The 5yo does attend kindy 5 days a week. The first 3 days are shorter kindy hours and Thursday and Friday are longer days. Therefore your main role is to be with the little one.
Given the varying hours the role will change with each shift i.e. preparing lunch or maybe a dinner of getting their breakfast. Bathing the children. You will need to take the 5yo to kindy or pick him up and take him to his swimming lesson and soccer. They are all local venues.
Helping with home duties which again will vary depending on the time of day you are working, such duties may be washing and folding, take rubbish out, tidy kitchen and dishes, tidy children’s play area, wash and change children’s bed sheets etc.
The family would encourage you to take both the boys out on fun and exciting excursions to explore and learn. Just to name a few adventures would be the park, museum, railway workshop, library, playgroup and feeding the ducks.
This role is to start no later than 15th May.
Applicants with flexibility and no firm commitments such as young children need only apply.
Non-smokers only.
Remuneration will be discussed with each applicant.

Nanny needed in Ashgrove

An Ashgrove family are seeking an experienced nanny who is seeking ideally a longer tem role to work with their one daughter.
They have an almost 9year old girl in which they require you to pick her up from a local school and care for her on:
Monday 4.30-7.30pm
Tuesday and Thursday 2.3.0-7.30pm
Every 2nd Friday 2.30-7.30pm
As the nanny your duties will be to pick her up from school, take her to piano lesson on a Tuesday, assist with homework, prepare her packed lunch and cook to dinner and of course to have fun!
The family are ideally seeking a nanny who possesses the following attributes:
– Considerable experience working with primary school aged children
– Mature
-commitment; they would prefer the nanny to stay longer term (Not just a few weeks/months)
– a car and open licence
-current blue card
-initiative
-and a happy, warm and friendly outlook on life.
Help with light home duties such as washing and folding and a quick general tidy, is built in to the time allowed for and expectations of the position, but your main role is to be a positive role model for their daughter.
They also have a 1year old dog so suggest a nanny who is accustomed to dogs.
The role is to start ASAP.
Paying between $250-$350 per week.
Non-smokers need only apply.