START: March 2021
SALARY: £16.50 gross per hour
DAYS: Monday to Friday, Start at 08:00 – Finish at 18:00
CHILDREN: 2 boys ages 3 and 7 months
REQUIREMENTS: OFSTED registered (or willing to become), CACHE level 3 certificate or equivalent
DUTIES: Meet the needs of the baby and 3-year-old, bathing, feeding, sleeping, hygiene, general routines etc. Promote their development through engaging child-led approach activities (inspired by the Montessori method), play and interaction; Nursery duties and cooking for the children; drop off and pick-up older child from school (2.5 days) and take baby to playgroups/parks etc.
REQUIREMENTS: Up to date DBS, first aid, Ofsted registered, CACHE level 3 certificate or equivalent, excellent references. You should have experience looking after young children (i.e., under 1) as well as school age children (up to 6). Previous experience looking after a young child and a baby in the same role, would be a big plus. The family want someone who is loving, nurturing, calm, gentle and positive, flexible, caring, proactive, highly organised and who has a genuine interest in children and their development; engaging, loving, take initiative, warm and friendly, fluent English speaker, has good judgement and integrity. Given the current circumstances with COVID, you need to be able to commute only a short distance to their home in Highgate.