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Job Locations US-NY
A distinguished older gentleman who splits his time between New York City, Miami, and the Hamptons, is seeking a versatile live-in chef/house manager. The schedule for this position will be flexible- there are times when it will be a standard Monday through Friday week, and there will be times when additional days will be required. Accommodations will be provided at all residences.  The chef will be responsible for preparation of breakfast, lunch, and dinner for the principal on a daily basis, as well as occasional guests. He prefers French and Italian cuisines, but has dietary restrictions, so the chef should be comfortable with low-sodium cooking and techniques to create delicious and decadent food that adheres to dietary guidelines. In addition to cooking, the candidate will be responsible for handling house manager tasks such as supervising vendors, household organization and inventory, errands, scheduling, and more, in coordination with the existing personal assistant. There is a housekeeper at each home, so there will not be deep cleaning required, but the chef should be comfortable pitching in and keeping things tidy.    This position requires a Covid vaccine and driver's license. The family will compensate generously for the flexibility required for this position. If you would like to be considered, and are legal to work in the US, please apply to AS254. 
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Job Locations AE-Dubai
Seeking a professional, experienced, and warm nanny/governess, with at least 5 years experience, for a Dubai-based family who regularly travel. The role will require working 6 days per week with a day off during the standard school week, from approximately 6am through to 7pm, with a break during the day. No cooking, laundry, or cleaning is required as the household is fully staffed.   The two older children (7 and 5) attend a prominent international school with the UK curriculum and the youngest (3) has just begun nursery - you will help with school/nursery drop offs and collections and with supporting their learning.  This may include providing extra tutoring, supporting them with their homework, researching and arranging extra classes/activities where appropriate and generally encouraging them to reach their full potential.  You will encourage and develop their interests, and will help foster a love of learning.     Other duties will involve helping Mum manage the household staff, including taking leadership initiatives where appropriate, to ensure the best care possible is provided for the children at all times by everyone. You will take responsibility for the children’s wardrobes and belongings and will encourage them to manage their own appearances and personal items, as well as their schedules. You will be expected to research and organise summer camps, holidays, local events and any activities that support knowledge, skill-building and the children's general development.  You will also be responsible for planning and executing outings, birthday parties, home gatherings, playdates etc. and will work alongisde the chef to design healthy, nutritious and balanced meals. The family travel regularly and there may be occasions when you will travel alone with the children.  You will be expected to help with the planning and organising for any trips, researching activites, developing itineraries and schedules, designing travel menus and with all the packing.     The ideal candidate is warm, very educationally focused and demonstrates plenty of initiative. Please also be pro-active, creative, committed and have a real muck-in attitude.  The role will be busy, you need to be passionate about children, must have a real love for education and learning and should be excited about the prospect of encouraging their curiosity and wonder in the world around them.  It is important that the children have a home full of love and happiness, where emphasis is placed on kindness, empathy and healthy relationships. Supporting the development of their independence and resilience is also vital. Excellent English is essential, as is a Bachelors degree and preferably a Masters.  The family would also prefer you to have a valid driving licence, previous experience living and / or working in UAE and a background in early years education.  You will have your own bedroom and bathroom in Dubai, but will share with the children while travelling.  The family will sponsor your visa application, offers 30 days paid annual leave, annual flight tickets home and healthcare.    If you are interested in the role and are fully vaccinated against COVID, please apply to ZI102.
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Job Locations US-NY-Bedford
A busy couple in Bedford, NY are seeking a full-time caretaker/groundsman for the estate. The candidate would be responsible for hands-on care and maintenance of the 20-acre property, which includes a 12,000 square-foot main house, a guest house, and other facilities. The role will be mostly Monday through Friday, around 8am-6pm, but you will also be on call for any emergencies that come up on the property. Some weekend hours will be expected though the family prefer not to have anyone working in the home while they are there. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: reporting to the property manager, communicating and coordinating with the property manager regarding property maintenance, using the snow plough in winter, keeping the driveway clean, maintaining the grounds, cleaning windows, cleaning out gutters, mowing grass, pruning and trimming trees, and any handyman odd jobs. The ideal candidate will be presentable, personable, and not afraid to roll their sleeves up and get your hands dirty. You must be willing and able to jump in as needed, with small repair issues as well as noticing large issues and getting them taken care of quickly and efficiently. You must live locally to the Beford, NY area. If you’re interested and legal to work in the US, apply to GM451.
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Job Locations US-CA-Los Angeles
A private family in Malibu, CA are seeking 2 live-in full-time ROTA nannies for their children ages 7 (boy) & 9 (girl). The schedule would be alternating every week - off 1 week, on 1 week (including weekends), and so on. During the school year the nanny would work approximately 1.5 hours in the morning getting the children ready and off to school, then the children are in school from 9AM-3PM, then picking the children up from school and sometimes taking them to after-school activities, then back home and the children are in bed around 8/9PM.   The family has homes in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, and Canada. They travel to Europe at times - the family flies private and the nannies must be passport-ready to travel and ideally have an enthusiasm for traveling. Currently there is a 6-week trip scheduled for Hawaii this Summer.   Both parents are around - the Father works a lot and the Mother helps sometimes. You would be expected to be available on the weekends when working your ROTA week as scheduled, but you might not work all day on the weekends.   The candidates for this position must be COVID-vaccinated, warm, creative, calm, not easily frustrated, and confident in fostering the children's upbringing with traits of kindness and integrity. Ideally the family would love Norland nannies.   A very generous salary is being offered as well as bonuses, good perks, benefits (health, dental, 401K), housing, and a car provided when working. No vacation time offered due to being a ROTA schedule where you would have every other week off anyway and if you do work a holiday due to your week falling on that scheduled day you would be paid 1.5x your hourly rate.   You must be legal to work in the US and have a US Passport, Green card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested in this position, please apply to HN030.
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Job Locations US-FL-Palm Beach
A family in Palm Beach is seeking a live-out full-time housekeeper to work Monday through Friday from 9am - 6pm.  The family is made up of the husband and wife and their toddler and nanny.  They do not do a lot of entertaining, so it’s typically straight housekeeping and laundry of 3 adults and a child.  The successful candidate will be flexible and comfortable laundering high-end garments. There is no relocation for this, so candidate must be local or willing to relocate on their own. The position would be hiring ASAP.  The candidate MUST be fully vaccinated and must drive.  You must be legal to work in the US and have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested in this position, please apply to KS324.
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Job Locations US-FL-Palm Beach
A lovely family in Palm Beach is seeking a very experienced Russian-speaking rota nanny for their toddler.  The schedule will be 24/7 for 2 weeks on/off.  While COVID is still an issue, the current schedule would be one week off followed by one week in quarantine before starting the next 2 weeks with the family.  The family is open to flying the candidate home for their week off and then back and providing accommodations during the quarantine time.  If you are local to Palm Beach, then you do not need to quarantine, only if traveling.  This is a live-in position during the rotational schedule.  If you are local to Palm Beach, it is possible it can eventually end up being live-out if that is preferred.    The ideal candidate has a background and years of prior experience dealing with toddlers.  A background in early childhood education, speech therapy, or prior teaching experience in pre-k or kindergarten is a HUGE plus!  YOU MUST BE FLUENT IN RUSSIAN!  The family does not travel a lot at the moment, but if it is during your rotational schedule, the candidate must be able and flexible to travel with the family.  They do have a home in CT that they sometimes visit as well.  The family is offering a highly competitive salary and benefits.  You must be legal to work in the US, have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC, and be fully vaccinated to apply for this role. If you are interested in this position, please apply to KS323.
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Job Locations US-NY-Brooklyn
A lovely family of five in Brooklyn Heights is seeking a full-time nanny. The general schedule for this position will be Monday through Friday with two days per week on a schedule of 8am-6pm and 3 days per week a schedule of 11am-6pm, with flexibility for a date night once per week (about 41-45 hours total). The family has three children- ages 8, 5, and 2-years-old. Most childcare will take place in the afternoons, as the two older children go to school in Manhattan during the day and their dad drops them off almost every day. The youngest attends a 2's program three mornings per week within walking distance from the home. The other two days, the 2-year-old will be home all day. He will begin attending a morning program 5 days per week in Fall of 2022. Childcare duties will include picking up the children from school (and occasionally dropping them off in coordination with the parents). The toddler will need to be picked up around 11:15, fed lunch, and put down for his nap (typically 2 hours long). The older children will need pick-up later in the afternoon, so the nanny must be comfortable with all three children on the subway. The nanny would then handle after-school activities and dinnertime.  The role will also include some light housekeeping, including tasks like children's laundry, occasional errands, and some basic meal preparation. The family would like to find someone to be with them long-term. The parents are active and engaged even while working outside the home, so they want someone with strong communication skills and plenty of experience to join their team. The ideal candidate will be warm and engaging. They need a nanny who's in command with the children, who can remain calm amid the inevitable chaos, and who can gently and consistently enforce limits. The household is a Brooklyn brownstone with three flights of stairs, so you will need to have the endurance to manage that each day. Someone who could travel very occasionally with the family would be nice to have (about ten days per year maximum with plenty of notice, usually during the Summers). A COVID vaccine is required. If you would like to be considered for this position and are legal to work in the US, apply to EB203.
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Job Locations US-FL-Palm Beach
A family in Palm Beach is seeking a full-time chef to add to their team.  This would be a rotational schedule of two weeks on/off.  If you are local to Palm Beach, it is a live-out role- if not, it can be a live-in role while you are on rotation and when off, the family will provide a flight home for you if need be.  When returning, if traveled during time off, the family will have the chef quarantine for 5 days, with accommodations provided.  The chef would be cooking breakfast, lunch, and dinner, usually healthy meals, daily for the principals.  The most important character trait is flexibility.  While the family does not travel a lot, they do go back to their CT home from time to time.  So if it is during the two weeks you are working, you would be asked to travel to CT with them.    This is a full-time position rotating with another chef – the exact schedule will be discussed with the candidate. The family does NOT do a lot of entertaining, so it’s typically cooking healthy meals (not a lot of salt, butter, oil, etc.) for the family. The successful chef will be flexible to cook various types of cuisines. Looking for someone who is flexible, a hard worker, and accustomed to serving several items/multi courses for each meal. You must be able to drive.  Living locally in Palm Beach is a huge plus for the role to be a live-out position.  The family is offering a highly competitive salary and benefits.   The position would be hiring ASAP. The candidate MUST be fully vaccinated. You must be legal to work in the US and have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested in this position, please apply to KS322.
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Job Locations US-NY-Upper West Side
A wonderful family living on the Upper West Side of Manhattan are seeking a full-time nanny to work with them long-term.  They are seeking someone who can commit to a 40 hour per week schedule, Monday through Friday but who has some flexibility for occasional early starts or later nights. They would also love someone who is flexible to work occasional weekends and who could potentially travel with them in the future. They need someone to start in Mid March.   Currently you will start by caring for a two-year-old girl, Mom is due with their second in June. This baby will have a NCS until the Fall, when the two-year-old will start a school program. The family prefers to keep their children on a structured routine but are seeking someone with lots of energy who can keep up with the toddler and can continuously come up with new fun activities. To be considered for this role you should remain COVID cautious and be fully vaccinated. If you are legal to work in the US and are interested in this role, please apply to KM625. Come be this families first nanny!  
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Job Locations US-NY-SoHo
A lovely family in SoHo, NY are looking for a live-in (4-days), Spanish speaking nanny for their 9-month-old daughter. The schedule is generally Sunday-Wednesday or Thursday, 7am-7pm with flexibility to work late occasionally. The live-in accommodations will be a private bedroom and private bathroom in the home. The baby sleeps through the night and is on a great schedule. The parents are bilingual and they would love their daughter to speak Spanish, so a Spanish speaking nanny is highly preferred.    The main responsibilities will include sterilizing bottles, keeping the nursery clean, completing baby laundry, engaging with the infant, keeping nap and feeding logs, preparing bottles, making home-made baby food, fostering and monitoring developmental milestones, and assisting with all baby related tasks. The ideal candidate will be loving, knowledgeable, and flexible. The family have a dog, so you must be comfortable with dogs. You must be able to drive and swim for this role. The parents are looking for a long-term fit and for someone to become part of their family. The family are open to paying a very generous salary for the right person. If you are interested in this position and are legal to work in the US, please apply to GM450. 
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Job Locations US-NY-Upper East Side
A busy family on the Upper East Side are looking for a full-time, live-out housekeeper. The schedule will be Monday and Tuesday, 7am-5pm and Wednesday through Friday, 10am-8pm. The main responsibilities will be including, but not limited to, general cleaning and organizing of the home, completing laundry for the family of 5, ironing, making beds, vacuuming, mopping, stocking the home, and traveling with the family. The family are looking for someone that is detailed oriented, for example, someone that will clean under furniture and clean out expired food of th fridge weekly. The family would prefer that the housekeeper not have another position on weekends, as they can offer more hours if needed and do not want additional exposure to covid.   There is another full-time housekeeper, a driver, and an after-school nanny in the home, so you must be a team-player. The after-school nanny cares for the three children in the home. When the family travel, they will split up between housekeepers and nannies who goes on each trip. You will be required to travel with the family domestic and/or internationally and will be required to assist with childcare on these trips. You must be comfortable with children and family assistant work. The family spend Summers in the Hamptons, so you must be able to live-in during Summers on a 4 days on/3 days off schedule.The family are offering a generous salary and full health benefits after 90 days of employment. If you are legal to work in the US and are interested in this position, please apply to GM449. 
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Job Locations US-NY-Westchester
An estate in Westchester, NY is seeking a live-in handyman/houseman to join their team. A separate 3 bedroom cottage is being offered for accommodations on property. They are seeking someone who can work full-time with two days off per week, but who is flexible to have an on-call mentality for some early mornings or later nights.    Duties will include, but are not limited too, picking up mail and packages, opening/closing the property gate, handling garbage and recycling, running errands, minor repairs, handling outdoor furniture and cushions, maintaining backyard and pool cleanliness outside of service visits, handling the chicken coop and eggs, and more. You must be a great team-player as there are numerous other staff members on property. If you are COVID vaccinated, have a clean drivers license, have at least 5+ years of houseman/handyman/butler experience, and are legal to work in the US, please apply to KM623. The role is offering full benefits including 401k.
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Job Locations AE-Dubai
Seeking a professional and experienced travel nanny for a Dubai-based family planning a trip to Switzerland and possibly France and the UK.  The position starts ASAP in Dubai to allow you to get to know the family and their routines, before heading to Switzerland on or around 11th February.  Expect to work 24/6 in Dubai, and then to be on duty 24/7 while travelling.  The role will finish back in Dubai at the end of February.   While in Dubai duties will include getting the children up and ready for school.  You will drop the two older children (7 and 5-years-old) off at school, spend the day with the younger 2-year-old before picking the older two up from school again and bringing them home.  After school activities might include helping the children with their homework, tutoring them in some subjects and organising fun, engaging, and educational activities.  You will also be expected to help with managing the children's schedules, belongings, and with travel preparations.  During the trip, the candidate will support the children in developing their independence and good judgement, will research, organise and accompany them on outings and to classes and will strive to continue their learning and to ignite their curiosity in the new surroundings.   The ideal candidate is warm, very educationally focused and demonstrates plenty of initiative. Please also be pro-active, creative, committed and have a real muck-in attitude.  The role will be busy, you need to be passionate about children and excited about the opportunity to encourage their curiosity and wonder in the world around them.  Excellent English is essential, fluency in French and being a confident skiier would definitely be a bonus!  You will have your own bedroom and bathroom in Dubai, but will share with the children while travelling.     If you are interested in the role, are fully vaccinated against COVID, and are legal to work in the UK or EU, please apply to ZI101.
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Job Locations US-NY-Columbus Circle
A professional couple living in Columbus are seeking a nanny for their newborn starting in mid February. The schedule for this position will be Monday through Friday with flexibility for OT. The position will start part-time for the first few weeks then go up to 50 hours per week in March. The full-time hours will be 8:30am to 6:30pm. Duties for this position include care of the baby, as well as child-related laundry, keeping the baby's areas tidy, and preparing food when the time comes. Their perfect candidate should have experience with infants and toddlers and be very engaging, focusing on social interaction to guide the child to experience the world. The ideal candidate will be happy, upbeat and most importantly loving. The ability to take charge and receive feedback is key for this role. Light housekeeping such as baby's laundry, vacuuming all areas where the baby crawls, and emptying the dishwasher are also part of the role.  The family would love to find a nanny who wants to stay with them for several years. Both parents work and reliability and punctuality are a must. The candidate must be CPR certified, a non-smoker, COVID vaccinated, and have all current shots. If you are interested in this position and are legal to work in the US, please apply to KO104. 
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Job Locations US-NY-South Salem
A private and busy family living in South Salem, NY are seeking a rock-star live-in nanny for their 3 and 6-year-olds. The schedule will be Monday through Friday from 8am to 7pm. The older child is in school full-time. There is a Montessori teacher who is currently part of the team but will not be staying on long-term.    Responsibilities will mostly pertain to the children's care and well-being, ensuring that they are hitting developmental milestones, scheduling play-dates and appointments, keeping track of a active and busy calendar, planning fun and educational activities, and generally keeping them engaged and inspired, managing morning and evening routines, as well as cooking and laundry for the children. Care of an older dog- feeding daily and administering medication- will also be asked.    The ideal candidate will be seasoned, have a peaceful presence, and be solely focused on the children- there are no phones allowed during working hours unless to communicate with the family. A CPR certification and ability to travel are mandatory. There is an allergy to certain scents so the family asks that only unscented lotion and perfumes be worn while working. Private living accommodations will be provided on the family's property. You will be able to go home on weekends. Summers will be spent on Fire Island.   If you are fully vaccinated, hold a valid drivers license, and are ready to make a long-term commitment to a family please apply to KO106.
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Job Locations US-NY-Manhattan
Amazing professional family is looking for a full-time, live-out, career nanny, in Manhattan, NYC. The role will start immediately. The family includes the mother, father, almost 3-year old boy, and a baby boy due in July. They do not have any pets. They currently live in the Flatiron area, but will be moving to TriBeCa in February. This career nanny must have already completed their college degree and have since already had a few years of experience as nanny.   The career nanny must have several years of experience in a private home caring for infants through elementary-age. They want this person to be dedicated to the development their children, and be nurturing. This person must be great at communication and engage in imaginative play. The career nanny must have a lot of energy.   The 3-year old will be going to school starting this September, from approximately 8:00am - 12:00pm. It will be close to their home. The baby boy is due in July. Once the mother goes back to work, this person will be caring for both children. The career nanny must be experienced with sleep training and food transitions.   Regarding meals for the toddler, he's had alot of allergies, so the mother makes a meal plan for him. Very easy, simple, healthy meals that would need to be made for him. She leaves the meal plan and instructions daily, to be followed. There will be light housekeeping duties, such as doing the kids laundry, keeping the kitchen clean, and keeping the home tidy. They do have a housekeeper that does the deep cleaning every couple of weeks, but they do like for things to be kept up daily, and not have any messes left around anywhere. They also ask that the career nanny oversee the housekeeper service, make sure they are scheduled, and that all they are supposed to do is done.   Hours will ideally be Monday - Friday, 40-hours per week. The family does ask for flexibility to stay late if needed, and for the occassional date night, or the occassional weekend. The family is offering PTO, paid federal holidays (should be flexible to work if needed), and a performance based yearly bonus. Medical stipend may be an option.   The career nanny must be cpr/first aid certified, must know how to swim, and must have their U.S. passport and be willing to travel domestic and international. The family does summer in the Hamptons, where the role would be live-in. Bonus if has their drivers' license. The career nanny must have their Covid with booster, TDAP, and Flu vaccines. And must be open to keeping updated with any vaccines as recommended when working with children. If interested, apply to VV104.
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Job Locations US-TX-Dallas
A lovely family of four based near Dallas is seeking a full-time nanny/governess for their two children, ages 3 and 5. They are happy to relocate someone and provide housing, as they are really just looking for the perfect, long-term fit. The general schedule is typically Monday through Friday with about 40 hours per week, but flexibility is a huge component of the position, and the family needs a team player. There will be times (especially as travel opportunities begin to increase post-covid) that one or both parents will be out of town and flexibility will required for sole-charge. This will often be with advanced notice, but they also want flexibility if the children's school is suddenly closed for the day and they need coverage. Overtime will always be paid for extra hours. Job responsibilities will vary but this is a fully staffed home, so the tasks will all be revolved around the child's needs and belongings.  The ideal candidate is professional, kind and energetic with a strong sense of discretion. You must have a keen understanding of when to fade in and out of the background with two working parents who like to have hands-on time with their children. A valid driver's license and clean driving record and full vaccination for Covid are must-haves. You should be available for international and domestic travel as well. Fluency in another language is a huge plus. If you're interested and legal to work in the US, apply to EB201.
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Job Locations US-CA-San Francisco
A personal assistant is needed for a hardworking individual. The general work schedule will vary, but will typically be Monday through Friday and a guarantee of 4-6 hours per day. You would be assisting the family’s current personal assistant. Travel is not required for this position, but if the candidate to hire is open to travel, it may be offered.    In this role, you would assist the current personal assistant, run personal errands for the principal, schedule vendors, book travel, and assist with house projects. The ideal candidate is flexible, diligent, adaptable, and hard working. A bachelors degree is preferred but not required for this role. The ideal start date is as soon possible. If you are interested and are able to work in the US, please apply to KA141.
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Job Locations US-NY-SoHo
A private family in SoHo, NYC are seeking a newborn care specialist for a 20/7 schedule to begin February 1st until April 30th.   The candidate to be considered for this role must be warm, caring, nurturing, highly experienced, private, and discreet. Generous daily rate offered. NCS will have her own bathroom and will share a bedroom with the infant. Meals will be prepared by the family chef 2x a day.   You must be COVID-vaccinated, caught up on all immunizations, legal to work in the US and have a US Passport, Green card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested in this position, please apply to HN029.
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Job Locations US-CA-Palo Alto
A busy family living in Palo Alto, CA are seeking a top notch experienced nanny to care for their 2-year-old old son and infant (that is due any day). The ideal schedule will be Monday through Friday 8am-5pm with overriding flexibility. They would love someone who has the flexibility to stay late when needed or come in on the weekends for a few hours.    Candidates must be seasoned, emotionally intelligent, motivated to teach independence, and able to receive feedback. A solid understanding of child development is required. Their perfect candidate will create a nurturing and stimulating environment by tailoring daily age appropriate activities for the children's interests and personalities. Experience working with two young children is required for this position.    Job responsibilities include working as a team with two hands on parents and consistently carrying out the same childrearing philosophies, maintaining effective communication, ensuring the children's safety, and well-being, assisting in maintaining structure and consistency for the children through activity planning, educational activities, arts and crafts and outdoor play, and healthy meal preparation, bathing, dressing, and all afternoon and evening routines. Reliability and flexibility are key for this role. Domestic and international travel will be required.    If you are fully vaccinated, have a valid drivers license, and are willing to make a long-term commitment, please apply to KO103
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