A professional family located in Madison (Vilas Neighborhood) with a 15 year old girl and 11 year old boy is seeking a Household Manager to start September 10th. The core hours are Monday 1-6:30pm and Tuesday-Friday 2:00pm-6/7:00pm and they can offer 25-30 hours per week.
They would like someone who can take initiative to organize the household and keep track of a busy family calendar. The person needs to be caring / nurturing for the kids but not too lenient. Someone who enjoys sports would be a plus, but not required and must be pet friendly.
The household duties include: grocery shopping, preparing lunches, preparing healthy dinners for family 3-4 nights per week (they get Blue Apron on Wednesday which can help), laundry, replenishing sheets and towels, straightening up the house (cleaners do the heavy cleaning), unloading dishwasher, running errands for family, dry cleaning coordination (they have a service).
The child related duties include: taking kids to music and sports lessons/practices, transporting kids to friends or other commitments, ensuring homework is done and screen time is minimized after school and prompting them to do their chores, shower etc.
The pay range is $16-20 per hour depending on previous experience and references. Benefits include 3 weeks paid vacation, 5 paid personal/sick days, 8 paid holidays and mileage reimbursement.