A dual physician family in Brookline is seeking a long-term, part time household assistant to begin ASAP! They have 3 awesome children, a talented 14 year old and funny, observant 12 year old twins.
The ideal schedule for this position is M-Th 1pm-6pm for a guarantee of 20 hours/week. Optional morning hours are available on Fridays. The family is open to other configurations of 16-20 hours/week with a minimum of 3 days covering the 2pm-5pm window oftime, with M-Th 1pm-5pm being another example. This role focuses on supporting the twins with their afterschool routines by cultivating their independence and encouraging accountability for their schedules, homework, and chores. Providing snacks and preparing meals with an emphasis on positive, healthy eating is a high priority for this family. Additional tasks while the children are in school include family errands, grocery shopping, receiving laundry deliveries/putting laundry away, managing the family calendar, and researching child-related programs, future classes, potential tutors, and extracurricular activities.
Ideal candidates have a background in culinary arts (professional training or strong personal interest), an easygoing demeanor, proactive nature, and prior experience with school-aged children. A respect for education/teachers and the ability to support the children in becoming their best selves – happy, healthy, and kind – is a must! Driver’s license and car preferred, but negotiable for the right match. Candidates must be fully vaccinated, including the COVID vaccine.