Household Assistant

Household Assistant

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Job Description

Nanny / Childcare - Full-time

TITLE OF POSITION:        Household Assistant

STATUS:                               Full-time

POSTING DATE:                August 21, 2019

START DATE:                      Flexible, likely September 2019

 

SUMMARY

Established family of four (with two middle-school-age children) seeks full-time household assistant in East Grand Rapids. The 40-hour schedule will include some weekday mornings and afternoons; regular after-school and early evening availability, and some weekday and weekend evening childcare. Seven-day-a-week availability, but typical work week will be five days of variable schedule. One-year commitment to begin.

 

 

ASSISTANT’S RESPONSIBILITIES

             Helps with childcare (parent often in home – experience with parent present in home preferred)

 

            Helps family with light housekeeping – precise specifications, including laundry, wiping down surfaces, changing bed linens, washing and putting away dishes, cleaning refrigerator, and tidying general living space; able to take direction well per household requirements  

            Helps with household errands – including accompanying children to practices and waiting on location, alert and present  

            Provides weekend and evening childcare as requested. Possible travel with family.

 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

 

            Previous childcare experience required

            College degree required, or must be near graduation

            Physically capable of fulfilling all job responsibilities with or without accommodation

            CPR and first aid certified, including Heimlich maneuver, or willing to be certified upon hire

            Discreet; maintains the highest level of confidentiality  

            Non-smoker

            Has reliable transportation for self  

            Well-kept and hygienic with a pleasant disposition

 

* Excellent references, with background check required

 

COMPENSATION

$25 per hour plus additional benefits, 40 hours per week guaranteed

 

TO APPLY

Please contact Amy@GVPStaffing.com for any questions or to submit a resume.