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Nanny needed in Canada by Chia Hwei Lin

Keeps the children’s areas neat and tidy and does the children’s laundry. Transports children to and from activities, grocery shops for the children, and plans the children’s daily schedule. May include additional household tasks, such as cleaning, cooking, housekeeping, and laundry.

A Nanny is a childcare professional who takes care of children at the home of their clients. They do this by completing household chores, transporting them and preparing meals.

Job details

  •  Location: Vancouver, BC
  •  Salary: 16.00 hourly for 40 hours per week
  •  Terms of employment: Permanent employment
    Full time
  •  Start date: Starts as soon as possible
  •  vacancies: 1 vacancy

We are looking for a Nanny to join our team and provide excellent childcare to our clients’ families.

What do Nannies do?

As a Nanny, you’ll take care of children, keep them safe and clean, plan meals for them and organize creative and educational activities based on their age. Occasionally, you’ll need to pick them up from school or other extracurricular activities.

If you love working – and playing – with children and, also feel comfortable handling the less appealing tasks, such as changing diapers and tidying up children’s rooms, we’d like to meet you.

Ultimately, you’ll reassure parents that, even when they’re not around, their children remain in a safe and pleasant environment.

Responsibilities

  • Organize creative activities and educational games (e.g. drawing, crafting and puppet games)
  • Prepare children’s meals and feed them (including bottle-feeding for babies)
  • Change diapers and bathe infants
  • Help older children wash up and take baths
  • Schedule nap times
  • Teach children appropriate social behaviors, such as being respectful to each other and helping out with chores
  • Transport children to and from school and extracurricular activities
  • Tidy up play areas and children’s rooms
  • Assist young students with homework
  • Ensure children’s safety during indoors and outdoors activities
  • Take care of children in case of injury or illness
  • Perform housekeeping tasks as needed
  • Work with parents to ensure children’s growth and social development
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Requirements and skills

  • Previous experience as a Nanny or Babysitter
  • Excellent understanding of child development in different age stages
  • Ability to come up with creative ideas to educate and engage children
  • Multitasking skills
  • A pleasant and patient personality
  • Availability to work in shifts, during weekends, in the evenings and occasionally full days
  • A clean driving license
  • High school diploma; further training in child development is a plus
  • First aid certification is a plus

Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Employer’s home

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
  • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Supervise and care for children
  • Take children to and from school and to appointments
  • Tend to emotional well-being of children

Employment groups

This employer promotes equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada, Veterans, Visible minorities

Who can apply to this job?

The employer accepts applications from:

  • Canadian citizens and permanent or temporary residents of Canada.
  • Other candidates with or without a valid Canadian work permit.

How to apply

By email

hiring@fountanagroup.com

Advertised until

2023-01-28

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