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 additional positions that would work for you.

Gold Coast
ASAP
Family of three - working parents with a 14 month old daughter - seeking a nanny who can join their family for the long-term. They are looking for someone energetic, loving, kind and honest. Prior experience with infants and toddlers is important as well as someone comfortable with young children close in age as they hope to grow their family. These parents are seeking a nanny who is capable of being a responsible decision maker and who wants to be a part of a team that makes each day a good one for the little girl, the nanny and mom and dad.
Their ideal candidate will be:
-Able to come up with fun, age-appropriate activities.
-Safety-conscious and city-savvy.
-Neat, well-organized, proactive.
-Okay with a work from home mom and other household staff.
-Track record of punctuality and excellent attendance with prior nanny families.
-Comfortable with a larger dog.
Schedule: Monday - Thursday 9 am - 7 pm


Northbrook
Start date June 1st or earlier

Family of four with two working parents, a two year old boy and a 2 month old baby girl are looking for an experienced nanny. They would like to find someone who is familiar with child development, who will be happy to get outside as much as possible and is very comfortable being on her own with two small children for a longer day. Their previous nanny was a Spanish speaker and they would love to find someone who can continue speaking Spanish with their kids. Mom is returning to work from maternity leave 5/1 and they need someone who can jump right in and hit the ground running.
Their ideal candidate will be:
-Well-versed in child development and milestones for children infant through preschool age.
-Energetic and fun with a positive attitude.
-Comfortable with a small, hypoallergenic dog
-Punctual and reliable with strong communication skills
-Spanish speaker - preferred but not required.
Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 7 am - 6:30 pm, Wednesday and Friday 8 am - 5 pm. Total of 52-1/2 hours per week. On the long days mom goes to her downtown office, on the shorter days she works from a home office.

Glenview
June 1

Busy, active family with two working parents with a five year and two year old just welcomed a set of twins. They are looking for a nanny who will be primarily responsible for the twins as both of the older kids are in school/day care full-time. The oldest will ride the bus and the nanny will meet him and manage his after-school routine. Mom and dad will take care of drop off and pick up for the two year old. This family is looking for a career professional nanny who can come to the table with ideas and form a collaborative relationship with parents. They want their kids to be having fun in a structured environment.
Their ideal candidate will:
-Have strong infant experience, preferably with multiples
-Have long-term experience with prior nanny families
-Possess a track record for attention to detail and strong organization skills
-Be able to maintain strong communication and a working partnership with parents.
-Be comfortable in a very clean, organized home and have the ability to help maintain this environment.
Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 6 pm

Park Ridge
June 1st

Family of five is seeking a nanny who can be with them for years. Both parents work full-time - mom from a home office and dad commutes downtown. Both mom and dad travel for business for a couple days/week 1-2 times a month. They have two boys, 4 and 6, and have just welcomed a new baby girl. Both boys will go to preschool (once schools re-open) and at that point care will be primarily for the infant. Until then, they’ll need assistance with all three, but both mom and dad are working remotely now so there are a couple extra pair of hands available. They are looking for a nanny who is interested in forming a great partnership around the care of the kids and who would like to be a part of their family.
Their ideal candidate will be
-Loving and nurturing
-Safety conscious
-Able to keep a multi-age group engaged and off screens
-Experienced with infants and establishing good routines
-Someone who has strong long-term experience with prior nanny families
Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 5 pm with the ability to be a bit flexible always with notice.

River Forest
ASAP

Experienced Nanny/House Manager needed for executive parents and their 11 year old son. Mom is about to start a significant new job and their whole family will need the support of a professional to accomplish grocery shopping, errands, meal prep, light housekeeping and household organization projects. They are looking for someone who enjoys working with school-age kids and can be a responsible, fun companion for their son and who is able to set expectations and limits. This is a long-term position for a family who needs a partner in caring for their son and running their home.
Their ideal candidate will
-Have prior household management experience
-Be able to assist middle schooler with time management and organization relative to homework
-Be physically able to join in outdoor activities with their son
-Have strong organizational skills, is proactive and able to set priorities.
Schedule: Monday - Friday 8 am - 5:30 pm with flexibility to accommodate parents’ work engagements and business travel

Old Town
June 1st

Two working parents and their toddler son are making the switch from a day care center to nanny care. They need an energetic nanny who is able to keep their active son engaged with age appropriate activities both indoors and out. They are hoping to find a nanny who is able to assist with potty training and can research activities so that their son will continue to have opportunities for socialization.
Their ideal candidate will:
-Have strong childcare experience in either day care or nanny positions.
-Be familiar with developmentally appropriate Early Childhood Education practices
-Will enjoy spending the day with an energetic, playful, fun-loving little boy.
Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm.

Bucktown
July-August

Busy, active family of four looking for a nanny who will be with them long-term and wants to become an extension of their family. They have an almost 2 year old girl and a 4 year old boy. Their 8 year old Bernese Mountain dog is a beloved part of their family so they need a nanny comfortable around a very large dog. (A dog walker comes for him twice a day) An open communicator who is an independent decision maker and wants to collaborate with parents to achieve goals for the children will be the best fit for this family. This job is focused solely on the kids, including grocery shopping and meal prep for them. There is a family assistant to handle house management.
Their ideal candidate will:
-View nannying as their profession
-Be able to create and plan age-appropriate learning opportunities for children
-Organized and proactiveAble to work independently on goals for kids set with parents
-Be a comfortable city driver. Family provides the vehicle
-Track record for punctuality and reliability.

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 6:30 pm. Open to occasional travel with the family as well as overnights with the kids.

Please note: These job descriptions reflect what families will need for the long-term. Each family's situation is likely different due to shelter in place requirements.