Paris, France. Full time, live in, sole charge (ref# 4632)

Paris, France.  A busy professional family are looking for a nanny to take care of their two children aged 2 ½ and 1 on a sole charge, live in basis.  The successful candidate will have a warm, friendly and sensible approach and understand the demands of looking after two small children within a family where the parents are both working but also have a hands on and close relationship with their children.  They would like a nanny who is very much part of the family but who also understands the boundaries necessary and is able to act with tact and discretion.  Must be flexible and able to work in a proactive way, using initiative, with the children the nanny’s main focus at all times.   Must be able to provide a nurturing, safe and educational environment for the children, helping them embrace and enjoy living in Paris, taking advantage of what the city has to offer young children. Hours 50/60 per week over 5.5 days plus two nights babysitting.  Must be able to be spontaneous and organised and happy to accompany the family on weekends away in Europe, overseas trips, etc., sometimes at short notice.  The family are relocating from the USA and there is a possibility the first two months will be spent there before accompanying the family to start their new life in Paris.  MUST speak English as a first language, have an EU passport,  be well educated and able to provide excellent checkable references.  This is a wonderful job for someone who is keen to experience living in a European city.  The family are offering c. £450/500 net per week (paid in euros) plus additional benefits.  Start mid May-1st June at latest.  (ref# 4632)