First time parents in Palo Alto are seeking an outstanding NCS for 24/7 coverage. Position starts Dec 2nd (possibly 1 week prior to) and lasts for 12 weeks, with potential to extend. Baby will be 4 months at the start of the assignment. Rate is $30-40/hr gross, DOE.
The ideal candidate has extensive experience working with newborns with excellent recommendations from past families, and is kind, gentle, flexible, professional and patient. Duties will include feeding, bathing, dressing, changing, monitoring sleeping/feeding schedules, working on meeting/exceeding developmental milestones, communicating with parents daily, logging all baby activity, keeping the nursery clean and organized, and baby laundry.
You should be able to work independently with little direction, but also follow direction well and know when to ask questions. They have been able to get a grasp on being parents over the last 10 weeks and while they do have an idea of how they would like things done, they also want to bring in someone who just “gets it” and “knows what to do.” Additionally, you should be incredibly discreet, know when to step in and step out, and be very respectful of the family’s privacy. Apply today – you won’t regret it!