Hi, we are searching for a full time, live in Au Pair or Nanny to become apart of our family.
We live on the waterfront in Benowa, within walking distance to public transport & shopping centres/medical services. We have a lovely, secure, large 5 bedroom home with a swimming pool. 3 vibrant children (6,3&6months). 6 year old girl attends school, 3 year old boy attends childcare 3 days p/w & a 7 month old baby girl are at home full time. My husband travels for work & I work from home (approx. 25+hrs p/w). We are a young family (hubby & I are both 26 this year).
You will need to speak English fluently & have a predominately healthy diet. We need you to be neat & tidy, have strong morales/high values, be honest, reliable & respectful. You will also need to be a vibrant & energetic women who genuinely loves children. Ideally, you will have had previous experience with babies & knowledge of first aid. Patience & ability to follow direction will be a must. License is not essential but desirable. Female & Non Smoker Applicants Only.
Will be approx 35 hrs per week (please see approx. schedule attached). Hubby works away 3 weeks out of 4 on average. When he is home you must be willing to be flexible with hours as we like to be able do stuff together when kids are sleeping, etc (eg: date nights/lunches/movies).
Once a month, you will travel with us to Toowoomba for approx 3 days (I will be working 1-2 of them). Towards the end of the year, Sept-December, there will most likely be allot of travel involved, to areas including Toowoomba, Sunshine Coast & Hervey Bay (2 x Weddings, A Concert, Friends Having Babies, etc). At this stage pretty much once every fortnight. So there will be opportunity to see some different areas.
Will include but not limited to..house keeping, meal preparation & clean up, school pickups (walking distance), child minding, attending kids activites, basic preschool tutoring (writing name, etc..), Grade 2 homework, story time, bed routine, folding, feeding pets, taking out rubbish, changing sheets, keeping kids toys tidy (inside & outside), possible light yard maintenance (picking up leaves) etc. There will be approx. 4 hours of major cleaning involved every Wednesday. This will include scrubbing bathrooms & toilets, spot cleaning walls/light switches/power points/doors, dusting, cleaning all glass/mirrors, vacuum & mopping, etc.
WHAT WE ARE OFFERING:
In return we are offering board (own fully furnished room with separate entry, lovely clean bathroom, tv with dvd player & computer), reasonable internet access via your own device, 3 meals per day + an allowance of $100 per week. You will have access to the pool, sandy waterfront canal & can accompany us on boat trips & family activities if wanted. Depending on driving experience & licensing requirements, you will have limited access to vehicle (essential travel only). We will supply all linen, etc.
Please just ask if you have any questions. I can also send an approx. weekly schedule for you to have a look at.
Extra data entry work available, in spare time, for $10 P/H cash in hand.
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