Meet Our Families

These are just some of the current openings available through our agency. We work on many confidential searches and fill jobs quickly, so we may have other positions that would work for you.

In addition to the Permanent Placements listed below, let us know if you are interested in these other types of opportunities:

Corporate Backup Care.  On-call emergency assignments for corporate clients starting at $22/hour.  Can include bonuses for last minute jobs, time and a half for overtime.  Must have your own vehicle.  We are especially looking for nannies who can go the northern and western suburbs.

 

Permanent Positions

New Position
Chicago - South Loop 
mid-August
Working parents with three school-age kids (7, 9 and 11) are seeking a part-time nanny/house manager to assist their family.  We have made three prior long-term placements with this family and they are wonderful to work with.  Their ideal candidate will:

  • Have strong organizational skills in terms of keeping everyone on track and prepared for activities
  • Assist in keeping kid spaces straightened and organized
  • Be a comfortable city driver.  Family provides a vehicle.  They would also encourage using public transit when possible and want someone who is comfortable doing that with kids.
  • Handle simple family meal prep a few times/week.  They will leave a recipe and ingredients.
  • Take care of kids' laundry, running minor errands and doing returns
    Schedule:  20 hours per week over 3 days between 7:30 am and 8 PM, Monday - Thursday. NO split shift.   Schedule for the upcoming week provided on Sunday.

New Positon
Wilmette
mid-August
Professional couple with three kids (3, 8 and 11) are seeking a nanny/house manager to assist their family.  They hope to find someone who takes a happy, consistent approach and understands that kids do best when loved and valued.  Their ideal candidate will:

  • Look for ways to connect with kids as individuals
  • Have a positive attitude, good sense of humor  and strong communication skills
  • Be tech savvy and able to work with google calendar to coordinate kids activiites and family schedules.
  • Assist the family with laundry, grocery shopping and errands, meal prep and planning and household organizational projects.
  • Be comfortable with an older dog who needs one walk/day
    Schedule:   Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm/6:30 pm.  Wednesday 11 am - 5:30/6:30 pm.

Wilmette
early August
Couple excited to welcome their first baby are looking for a nanny with strong infant experience who can care for him full-time.  Their ideal candidate will:

  • Have a thorough understanding of milestones and healthy development
  • Be able to engage with the baby appropriately all day
  • Be comfortable with a one parent working from home
  • Have a track record with prior nanny families for reliability
    Schedule:  Monday - Thursday 10 hours/day or Monday - Friday from 9 am - 5 pm.

Lake Forest
early August
Working parents with a newborn and a toddler are seeking a nanny for three or four days a week.  They hope to find someone who will enjoy being fully engaged with their children and a partner to them in helping the kids grow and learn.  Their ideal candidate will:

  • Have strong infant/toddler experience
  • Take a calm, positive approach while letting kids be kids
  • Plan and carry out age-appropriate activities and outings
  • Be safety-conscious
    Schedule:  8 am - 6 pm, any three or four days Monday - Thursday

New Position
Lakeview 
asap
Family of four are looking for a well-experienced nanny/household manager to join their team.  Both parents work full-time and their two boys are in school full days.  The best fit for them is going to be someone very systematic and organized.  Their idea candidate will:

  • Be able to take on a true house manager/family assistant role including managing family calendars, planning trips and events and kids activities
  • Take intiative in regard to organizing and maintaining the home
  • Help with a focus on the kids being kind, responsible and self-sufficient
  • Handle meal planning and prep and a family dinner three times a week
  • Be able to use their own vehicle for limited local driving.  Mileage reimbursement provided.
    Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 12:00 pm - 6:30 pm with occasional flexibility on the back-end and full-days when kids are off school/camp.  Domestic travel with the family 2-3 times/year.

New Position
Mettawa
ASAP
Working parents with two school-age kids very involved in  sports are looking for a nanny/house manager who can support their busy family.  Their ideal candidate will:

  • Have the strong organizational skills needed to manage the calendar and have kids prepared and where they need to be when.
  • Take initiative to handle house management tasks including grocery shopping, errands, family laundry and organizational projects
  • Be able to prep simple, healthy snacks and dinner that kids can eat on the go
    Schedule:  Monday - Friday.  This is a salaried position at 40 hours/week.  Schedule depends upon kids school calendar and parents business travel.  Hours generally fall between 8 am 6:30 pm with later start/end times during the school year. They may need a very occaisional overnight.

 


Lincoln Park 
asap
Working professionals with two young children (2 and 5) need  weekend help to accommodate their work schedules and getting both kids to activities.   Their ideal candidate will:

  • Have prior experience working a full day with two young children.
  • Be willing to work as part of a team with parents, staying organized and a step ahead of what's needed for them to move through their weekend activities
  • Be physically able to handle a home with lots of stairs and able to get out and about with the kids
  • Have an outgoing personality and be happy to work alongside a parent.
  • Comfortable city driver.  Family provides a vehicle.
  • Help with one load of laundry and simple, healthy meal prep.  Keep kitchen tidy.
    Schedule:  Saturday 8 am - 4 pm, Sunday 10 am - 8 pm.