Special Needs Nanny
Mollycoddlers~nannies & Sitters
Newport Beach, CA, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Special Needs Nanny

Family in Newport Coast seeks a nanny for one child, a 13 yr old with autism. The position requires a nanny who is energetic, eager, a quick learner, culturally adaptable, and hardworking. She should be loving but firm with their son, able to keep order, routine, and expectations in his life. A nanny who would be able to constantly encourage him to improve his communication, independence, and behave better (all weak due to his autism). The nanny should be willing and eager to work with his ABA and speech therapists to learn how to do so and be ABA Educated herself. Prior sleep training is a bonus since this is their biggest obstacle.
Start Date: January/February 2020
Schedule: Sunday-Friday 5pm-12am base hours (nights will extend into 2-3am some nights until he is sleep trained by nanny). Goal is to get him to be asleep by 12pm when the nannies shift is done.
Location: Newport Coast, CA (92657)
Children: 1 child, 13 yrs. old
Rate: $25-$30/hour depending on qualifications
Benefits: 1 week vacation, 7-9 Federal Holidays paid off (or will compensate with holiday pay if nanny is available/needed), guaranteed hours. Negotiable benefits.
Duties: provide after-school care, make dinner, provide transportation to therapy classes & any activities, be willing to get outside and enrich his life with engaging activities, and be willing to create a bedtime routine & implement routines that would be helpful to him.
Pets in home: None
Housekeeping duties: none, basic upkeep of what is used

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