Sweetest Family in Marina Del Rey is seeking a thoughtful, patient, and engaging Nanny/Family Assistant for their 5-year-old son with special needs. This sweet little boy has the best temperament and is one happy kiddo, but he has a rare genetic disease and has the mindset of a 2-year-old, so he requires the care of a super special caregiver. In this role, you will drive him to appointments and therapies (and stay with him at both taking notes), go to the park or outings (think Target or museums), engage in lots of play, assist in daily routines, and everything related to his safety and well-being. Family assistant duties include grocery shopping, running errands, meal prep, and general household assistance.
LOCATION: Marina Del Rey, CA (Greater Los Angeles Area)
SCHEDULE: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm (35-40 hours guaranteed weekly based on your preference) with flexibility to stay later or come on a weekend every now and then
- Special needs experience
- Up to date on ALL Vaccinations
- MUST be strong (the child is just under 50 lbs, he is mobile and walks, but you should be able to lift/move him as needed)
- Dog Friendly they have 1
- Passport-ready and able to travel
The ideal candidate for this role is active, playful, engaging, creative, incredibly patient, thoughtful, communicative, and personable. If you are looking for an amazing job with the sweetest family, don’t wait – apply TODAY!