Red Head Baby

Australian/Romanian family need a nanny for their eight month old. 


Location: Osdorp, Amsterdam

Start: ASAP can wait for the right candidate 

Salary: €15 - 20 gross depending on experience 

Days: See description

Hours: See description

Language: Fluent English, Romanian is a bonus

Commitment: Minimum of a year

Job Ref: 2123

Job details


Ideally the nanny will be able to start ASAP however they can wait for the right candidate.

There are two options regarding hours:

Option 1: Saturday and Sunday from 9 - 5pm or 10 - 6pm

Option 2: Saturday and Sunday from 9 - 5pm or 10 - 6pm and Monday - Friday from 7 or 8am - 10am. 

The baby boy follows a routine as the family loves structure. He loves being cuddled and observing the world around him. He is currently weaning and formula feed. His day’s currently include going for walks, reading stories and singing songs. 

Candidates must have professional experience caring for baby’s and understand child development. You need to be confident in planning stimulating educational age appropriate activities. It's important you can get down to his level to interact and play. 

The family is looking for a professional, career nanny who is detail oriented and very structured. Keep a daily log of the baby’s feeds etc will be part of your duties. All nursery duties are part of your responsibilities. Cleaning and organising bottles and batch cooking and helping wean the baby on to solids. Keeping the changing areas, baby bedroom and toys clean and vacuum on a very regular basis. Taking in Albert Hein delivery is one of the nanny duties. You are not required to cook for the parents as they both enjoy cooking however they would like you to prepare vegetables. Hygiene and cleanliness are important to the family. 

The family are well travelled and live an active lifestyle.  In the beginning Mum will come with you when you go out and about. The family do not want the baby travelling on public transport. 

This is a sole charge job however both parents will be working from home. The family lives in a ground floor apartment. You need to be very comfortable with the parents being around during the day and also having sole charge when the parents are out. You need to be confident using your initiative and a team player. Having a high level of communication and a calm, easy going nature are important skills for this job. 

Ideal candidates are very COVID19 conscious. 

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It’s vital you have extensive baby experience and have previously nannied.


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