British American Household Staffing strives to find candidates roles, which are likely to result in long-term job fulfillment. This is achieved through a careful understanding of candidates' career history and aspirations.
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Seeking a full-time housekeeper/laundress to maintain a home in the Bay Ridge area of Brooklyn. The schedule will be five days per week, 8am-6pm with some flexibility. Responsibilities will include all aspects of maintaining the home, deep cleaning, maintaining laundry for a large family, assisting with cooking and childcare, and running any necessary errands. This position can accommodate live-out and live-in candidates. The ideal person will love children and will be happy to work alongside mum. If you have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC and are interested in this position, please apply online to WP325.
A family living on the Upper West Side is seeking a part-time nanny to care for their two school-aged children. The schedule is Monday through Thursday, 3pm-8pm. Responsibilities include picking the children up from school, coming up with fun and educational activities, assisting with homework, dinner and bed time routines. The ideal nanny will be fun, energetic, confident, and responsible. If you have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC and are interested in this position, please apply online to WP324.
A couple located in SOHO is seeking a part time housekeeper to help clean and maintain their brand new 1 bedroom/2 bathroom loft-style condo. The schedule is Monday through Friday 1pm-5pm but they will occasionally ask for some overtime hours in the mornings or on the weekends when they have special projects. They are looking for somebody quiet and hardworking- who can easily follow direction. Preference will be given to candidates who have high end hotel experience. You will be in charge of maintaining the cleanliness of the home, caring for the high end kitchen, completing all the deep cleaning, errand running, laundry, and closet organization. You must be comfortable working with high end designer clothing. You should also be pet friendly as there is a dog and 3 cats in the home- some care may be required. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to be considered for this role. If you are interested please apply online to KR393.
Seeking a full-time live in nanny/personal assistant for a single-parent home in NYC. The schedule does require a lot of flexibility, but will cover Thursday through Monday and summers are spent in the Hamptons. Responsibilities include all aspects of care for three school-aged children on the weeks that they are in the home, as well as personal assistant work ranging from running errands, calendar management, etc. The ideal candidate will hold a Bachelor's degree, will be able to drive, and will have a minimum of three years of full-time, private home experience. You will be proactive, energetic, highly organized, and will have a strong personality. If you have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC and are interested in this position, please apply online to WP322.
A family in Midtown is seeking a full-time nanny to care for their two children, toddler and school-aged. The schedule is live-in, Monday through Friday, approximately 45-60 hours per week. Friday the nanny will get off early! Responsibilities will focus on all aspects of childcare - morning routines, taking the children to school, appointments, and activities, meal preparation, play time, light housekeeping, assisting with homework and coming up with fun and educational activities. The ideal person will be calm, disciplined, and will know how to handle two very active children! The family is looking for someone who will be willing to stay on with the family for the next 10+ years. Ideally, you will have a driver's license and will speak a second language. The nanny must be comfortable traveling frequently with the family. If you have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC and are interested in this position, please apply online to WP333.
Two working dads in Brooklyn are looking for a warm, cheerful, and experienced nanny to look after their toddler. Common sense and a positive attitude are just as important to them as experience and education. An ideal candidate will be fun, mature, proactive, organized, and have extensive experience with the toddler and preschool years. This position is long-term and they want someone who will partner with them to provide structure and stability as well as instill respect, a love of learning and an appreciation for art in their young son. Job responsibilities are all child related (daily care, laundry, food, activities and schedule), but they are hoping to find someone who will help keep the home running smoothly as well. Above all, maturity, a sunny demeanor, and ability to roll with whatever life throws at you are paramount. The schedule is Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 7:30am-6:30pm and Tuesday and Thursday 8am-3pm. In addition to a Green Card, US passport or EAC Card with travel permission, candidates must have a college degree, a minimum of seven years of full-time experience, and the ability to travel with the family four to five weeks a year. A generous salary and medical benefits will be provided. They are currently interviewing and hoping to have someone start by mid October. If you meet these qualifications and would like to be considered, please apply online to AM117.
A growing family in Tribeca is looking for a housekeeper who is also able to pitch in with childcare as needed. The schedule is 7am-4pm Monday through Friday. The housekeeper will be responsible for helping get the kids breakfast and out the door to school. The rest of the day is dedicated to deep cleaning, organizing, laundry, and general upkeep of the home. Ideally, candidates will be able to help with grocery shopping and meal prep as well. Candidates should also feel comfortable jumping in to help care for a baby or preschool age child if needed. This is a busy family with lots of moving pieces, so a team mentality and ability to utilize an electronic calendar and texts/apps to communicate are important. They are really hoping to find someone who can take over care and upkeep of the home with little oversight. All candidates must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC, experience working with children, and previous positions as a full-charge housekeeper. If you meet these qualifications and are interested in this position, please apply online to AM116.
A busy executive with a large formal home in suburban Detroit and two additional properties on the East Coast seeks an experienced Butler to provide personal service to the principal and oversee the smooth operation of the homes. Ideal candidates will possess formal table service and classic valet skills, knowledge of silver service, and a refined eye for detail. This professional must be highly organized and tech savvy. We would welcome candidates with elite experience serving on yachts to apply. Competitive compensation offered for the right candidate, depending on experience, plus great benefits. If you are legal to work in the US and are interested in the role please apply online to KR392.
A wonderful, busy, and growing family in Tribeca is looking for a new career nanny to join their household. They have four children ranging from infant to school age. They are looking for a seasoned career nanny who can help manage the family calendar, oversee the supplemental childcare providers, nurture their toddler's development, and help the older kids with homework. The schedule is Monday through Friday 11:30am-8:00pm. In order to qualify for this position, you must have a minimum of six years experience as a full-charge nanny, be comfortable driving with children, and be able to transition between infant care and middle school homework with ease. If you meet these qualifications, are available to start a new position by the beginning of November, and have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC please apply online to AM115.
A family in Dumbo Brooklyn is seeking a part-time nanny to help care for their toddler. The schedule is 2 to 3 days per week (preferably Tuesday through Thursday) with one weekend per month spent upstate. Responsibilities will focus on all aspects of childcare and the child's development- creating fun and educational activities, fostering the child's creative interests, feeding, bath and bedtime routines, as well as arranging play-dates and appointments as needed. The nanny will be capable of challenging the child, will be comfortable with a hands on mum and will ideally posses a driving license. Must be willing to make a long-term commitment. If you have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC and are interested in this position, please apply online to WP321.
A family located on the Upper West Side is seeking a full-time live-out housekeeper to join their staff. The schedule is 40 hours per week, but days vary and the housekeeper must be flexible. Responsibilities include all aspects of maintaining the home, deep cleaning, running errands, light meal preparation, etc. You must be able to travel internationally and spend July and August in the Hamptons. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience and will be looking for a long-term fit. Benefits will be provided after 6 months. If you have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC and are interested in this position, please apply online to WP320.
A family based on the Upper East Side of Manhattan is seeking a weekend housekeeper/nanny. This position can be either live in or live out depending on the preference of the candidate. You will split time between assisting with childcare and maintaining the cleanliness/organization of the home. It is preferred that you will have at least 3-5 years of experience, will be enthusiastic, trustworthy, fun, and proactive. The family would love for the person who ends up in this role to stay for many years. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to KR390.
An Italian family in the West Village is seeking a top-quality part-time nanny for their 4 year old child. The ideal candidate will speak either Italian or French, but this is not a requirement. They need someone for generally 2pm-6pm. Your responsibilities will include picking the child up from school, bringing them to various classes/activities, helping with dinner prep, bedtime routine, and anything extra the parents may need. It is preferred that you have 5-10 years of experience and can show excellent relationships with previous employers. Driving is a huge plus. You must be able to travel domestically and internationally. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply to this role. If you are interested please apply onine to KR389.
A family on the Upper East Side is seeking a full-time nanny for their home. The preferred schedule will include weekends but days are flexible; could be Tuesday through Saturday, Wednesday through Sunday, or Thursday through Monday, Monday through Friday with flexibility to work overtime every other weekend.
Responsibilities include all aspects of childcare, plus light housekeeping, running errands, grocery shopping, folding laundry etc. The ideal candidate should be easy going, friendly, energetic, fun, conscientious, willing to help, a person who can go with the flow and must work well with others. You must be able to travel with the family on vacation. You must have US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to EM116.
A wonderful family on the Upper East Side is looking for a well educated and experienced nanny and family assistant. There are two wonderful children in the home (toddler and preschool age). Job responsibilities include managing the family calendar, coordinating with vendors for both their NYC and Long Island home, replenishing household supplies, family errands, and childcare. The schedule is Monday through Friday 8am-6pm. They have a second full-time nanny to help with the children, which should allow for ample time to dedicate to household management. Qualified candidates will have at least four years of similar experience in an NYC home, a college degree, and amazing childcare references. A valid driver's license and ability to travel is needed as well. Applicants who have experience overseeing a construction or remodel project would be a dream. If you would like to apply (and have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC) please apply online to AM114.
Seeking a full time live in domestic couple to run a large estate in Southampton. Your schedule will be flexible but will mainly be from Thursday through Monday. Duties will include deep cleaning of the large home, all laundry and ironing for the home, managing vendors and contractors associated with the home, running errands, ensuring the home is properly stocked, organizing pantries and closets, answering phones, greeting guests and visitors, and ensuring the home is ready for the family's arrival at all times. The ideal candidates will be autonomous, hard working, responsible, organized, detail oriented, friendly, and personable. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to KR388.
A full time social secretary/personal assistant is needed for a single principal. The schedule will be Monday through Friday, 25-35 hours per week. You will be responsible for managing schedules and calendars, heavy email correspondence, international travel booking, and some household management. The ideal candidate will be tech savvy and will have a positive, easy-going personality, with a willingness to help out in any way possible. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or Employment Authorization Card to be considered for this position. If you are interested please apply online to EM115.
A butler is needed to run the high-end, museum quality home of a single principal. Ideally you are there to help the principal with whatever they may need- cleaning, shopping, errand running, driving, taking care of clothing, planning and serving dinner parties, handling vendors and contractors, and more. The ideal characteristics for this position include high energy, cheerfulness, a take charge attitude, and style/grace. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or Employment Authorization Card to be considered for this position. If you are interested please apply online to EM114.
An executive housekeeper is needed for a museum quality home. The schedule is Monday through Friday, 40-55 hours per week. The ideal candidate should have prior experience caring for artwork, antiques, and with managing wardrobes. You should be energetic, discreet, and have a great command of the English language. Duties include all aspects of general housekeeping, polishing silver, and packing and unpacking for travel. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or Employment Authorization Card to be considered for this position. If you are interested please apply online to EM113.
Hiring a highly experienced and professional estate manager to manage three homes for a family based on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. You must be able to travel domestically and internationally as needed- the third home is overseas. You must have experience hiring/firing, training, and managing staff in very formal homes. You should be flexible with your schedule but will generally be working Monday through Friday 9am-6pm out of the family office on the Upper East Side. The ideal candidate will be humble, able to follow direction, hands on when needed, and have a four year degree. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to be considered for this role. If you are interested please apply online to KR387.