gilbert, household, manager

Power & Elliott: This fabulous professional returning family of ours is seeking a top notch proactive and  household manager to help keep their household running smoothly. Mom has her school-aged kids every other week so this is a hybrid nanny / household manager role in which the candidate will be caring for the kids afterschool every other week while also taking on household managerial duties and on the weeks the children are not in the home — the role is solely household management with a mixture of personal assistant duties as well. They have a casual yet very fast-paced atmosphere in their home. Mom is a busy professional business owner and also travels for business so she has a very demanding and variable schedule and is needing a multi-tasker who is flexible and disciplined and can juggle multiple hats — truly an extension of Mom to help in whatever capacity is needed in their fun and busy household. Mom works from home sometimes or is in and out or may be traveling. The family is seeking a household manager who will love and discipline and care for their kids in a similar way to the parents. Organization and the ability to juggle schedules and personalities is a must. Must be  proactive, take great initiative and be a happy and loving person. Must be good at enforcing boundaries for kids. Driving will be needed to pick up kids after school and for sports and after – school activities, errands, etc and a nanny vehicle is provided for the nanny’s use. The 2 children needing  after school care are an 11 year old son and a 9 year old daughter. Both attend the same school from 7:30AM-2PM M-F and the nanny will need to pick them up at 2PM from school and take them to after school activities and assist with homework help, snacks, children’s meal prep and the evening routine until 6PM. The 11 year old son is in jujitsu and does best when boundaries are enforced. The 9 year old daughter is a sweetheart who thrives in love and happiness and she is in dance and jujitsu. In August the 11 year old will be attending jr high at a different school. The family also has 2 older teenagers, a 16 year old daughter and an 18 year old son who are both driving and in high school. The teenagers are independent with their schedules and are very self-sufficient and will be in and out of the home every other week and they can also be utilized to help with driving their younger siblings to activities. The 16 year old has cheer and the 18 year old has gym and band practice. The boys also take piano lessons. The schedule is a flexible 20 hrs per week preferably M-F from 10AM – 2PM.  Mom can be flexible with start and end times according to the nanny’s availability, especially on the weeks that the children are not present but the hrs every week will remain at 20 hrs. On the off weeks when children are not present, the schedule is solely household duties. The following household tasks and responsibilities are needed: keep closets organized and clothes caught up on as kids grow, help with (doctors and dentists appts), help with packing for trips, laundry, meals are cooked for kids 3 -4 nights a week, unpacking backpacks for after school download as well as packing lunches and repacking for next day; homework help, organizational projects, wash linens, organize and put together bedrooms and closets; clean out both the fridge/freezer and take inventory on what needs to be replaced, simple meal prep for mom when she is in town, keep a running list of household items that need to be stocked, daily tidying up, organization of maintenance of heavy traffic areas (kitchen, loft, living room, bedroom dressers, kids closets and loft closet), cleaning and organizing storage unit,
opening branding partnership mail and organizing products from Mom’s business, schedule and take cars to maintenance appointments and take cars to car wash, return items – both in-store and online, grocery shopping, household shopping, clothes shopping, gift shopping; book appointments for Mom and the kids; keep kid’s extracurricular activities up to date on the ical calendar, schedule house maintenance – plumbing, electric, pest, cleaners, decorate for events and help with birthdays and holidays. This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate who is wanting to branch into household management and personal assistant roles and there is growth and advancement potential within this position. The family is desiring a longterm commitment of preferable 3 – 5 years. No Pets.  This family is NOT requiring the Covid-vaccine. Compensation: $25-$30/hr. Paid Vacation. Paid Holidays. Use of car. Interviewing now. Starts ASAP. (REF#HPGILBERT)


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paradise valley, pv, housekeeper


Lincoln & Scottsdale Rd:  This wonderful professional returning family of ours is seeking to hire a full-time housekeeper (guaranteed 40 hrs a week for both) to join their busy household for a longterm commitment. Ideal candidate is an industry professional with a strong work ethic, happy disposition, is discreet, takes direction easily and is intuitive.  Skills & experience caring for fine furnishings in luxury homes is preferred. Prior experience as a housekeeper is needed. Ideal candidate works well in a team environment, enjoys this profession and has a heart to serve. They have a large estate that includes a large main house (6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms), a guest house (3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms) and a pool house (1 bathroom). Duties and responsibilities include total and complete deep cleaning and upkeep and maintenance of cleanliness and orderliness in between deep cleanings. Estate includes: Brazilian agony floors, granite, chandeliers, seasonal deep cleaning, daily graces of making beds, washing linens, etc.  Laundry is limited because they have a laundress.  Adults at home include: Mr. & Mrs., executive assistant, nanny, 8 yr old child, executive housekeeper and additional support staff. The schedule needed is 9AM-5PM M-F. It is a huge bonus if you have every other weekend availability (both Saturday and Sunday) as well however it is not required.  40 hrs guaranteed every week. Pets: fish in a small tank and 2 African Sulcata Tortoises.  Occasional errands may be needed.  There is growth and advancement potential with this position.  Compensation:  $33-$37/hr DOE.  Paid Vacation.  Paid holidays.  bonus. Health Insurance.  (REF#JAHOUSE)

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N Scottsdale and Dynamite: This wonderful returning family of ours has a sweet, happy, 1 year old boy who is in need of an engaging, interactive, educated nanny to care for him for a flexible schedule of 35 hrs M-F, typically 11AM-6PM, as both parents are physicians. They are open to providing 40 hrs if needed for the right candidate. Mom is currently working from home most days or will be in and out and she also likes to take her son to classes such as My Gym. She works 8 week days out of the month in the hospital and usually leaves by 3:30PM or Dad is home by 5PM so the nanny would not be needed later than 6PM. The family desires a nanny who has completed college or has some education and it is important to be engaging with their son like singing songs, reading books, and working on developmental milestones. No travel is required and no driving is needed at the moment but maybe in the future and gas mileage will be reimbursed. Pets: one large but friendly bullmastiff so nanny must be comfortable around a large dog. Compensation: $15-$20/hr. Paid holidays. Starts ASAP (REF#SKSC)
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