Full-Time Live-in Nanny in Old Town/Lincoln Park

Flexible, high-energy, direct Nanny with professionalism and extensive infant and toddler experience for family in Old Town/Lincoln Park 3 yr old attends part-time preschool and various after-school activities; will attend 3 day/week summer camp in the summer months. Baby # 2 is due in November. Nanny should be confident in all aspects of newborn/infant care including sleep training. Nanny will be on-call 24 hrs/day and have two days off each week (generally on Sundays and Mondays). Dad travels quite a bit during the work week and Mom is a physician and generally works in the evening hours until about 10pm. May be open to a live-out arrangement if Nanny can be very flexible, can work weekends, and open to overnights when requested. Family has another home in the suburbs that they travel to every other weekend and Nanny will accompany. Additionally, family travels about 6 weeks out of the year and Nanny will travel with them. Flexibility is key! Family employs Housekeeper for deep-cleaning tasks; Nanny is expected to keep children’s rooms and common areas tidy and organized. Good driving record is required; car can be provided for on-the-job use if needed. Must be confident being in/around the pool with children and be comfortable with air travel. Nanny will be responsible for creating a structured routine.  Ideal candidate will be calm & rational, happy, stable and deal well with structure/routine. Must be organized, have high standards of cleanliness and use good judgment. There is one small pet in the home that will require minimal care from Nanny.