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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A family is seeking a full-time, live-in housekeeper/laundress for their home. The schedule is flexible and can be either Tuesday through Saturday evening or Thursday through Monday, 60 hours per week. Responsibilities include general housekeeping, laundry for the family, and assisting mom with other errands. The ideal candidate must be child friendly and be flexible to help with children as needed. You must have US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to EM103.
A family is seeking a full-time, live out housekeeper/cook. The schedule will be Monday through Friday 6:30am-7pm (with breaks during the day). Responsibilities include but are not limited to general housekeeping, cooking for the family, laundry for the family, grocery shopping, dropping off/picking up the dry cleaning. The ideal candidate must be able to drive and must have US Passport, Green Card, or EAC. If you are interested please apply online to EM103.
A family living on the Upper East Side is seeking a nanny to care for their two children- ages toddler and newborn. There is a school aged child in the home but the nanny would not be responsible for their care. The family would prefer someone who could cover a weekend schedule, live-out, five days per week, approximately 50 hours. Responsibilities include all aspects of childcare as well as very light housekeeping and meal preparation pertaining to the children as the family has a housekeeper. Must be willing to live-in for one month when the family vacations in the Hamptons and travel domestically during school breaks. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with a stay at home mum and will be open to pitching in around the home/running errands. Must be a team player looking for a long-term position. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to WP315.
A family located in the Fairfield County area of Connecticut is seeking a full-time weekend nanny. The schedule is live-in Friday 7pm through Monday morning. Responsibilities include all aspects of care pertaining to three school aged children, meal preparation, driving to and from appointments, classes, and activities, and assisting in day-to-day errands. You must have a Bachelor's Degree, be ABA trained, and have experience driving with children in the car to be considered for this position. The ideal nanny will also be trustworthy, capable, organized, and fun.You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to WP314.
A family living on the Upper East Side is seeking a full-time nanny that will take care of two school-aged children and a newborn. The schedule is Monday through Friday, though you will be required to work very flexible hours. Responsibilities include all aspects of care pertaining to the children- taking them to and from classes, appointments, and activities, assisting with homework, coming up with fun activities, light housekeeping and assistance with dinner preparations, bath and bedtime routines, and helping the family out in any day to day activities. The ideal nanny will be able to travel with the family and spend a portion of their summer away in the Hamptons, will be fun and creative and capable of tag-teaming with the mom. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to WP313.
Seeking a full time chef to work out of a home in Manhattan. You will be expected to work Monday through Friday 7:30am-5:00pm with flexibility to work longer hours during the Summer months (which will be spent in the Hamptons). You will be preparing breakfast, lunch, and dinner for three people (more people during the Summer). The family has eaten at all of the great restaurants around the world, so they do have a varied palate, but like to keep things basic when dining at home. One member of the family is vegetarian and the other two prefer fresh/healthy foods. You must have 5-10 years of private chef experience and you must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to KR377.
A very busy and active household in Santa Barbara is looking for a stellar full-time executive housekeeper with high profile experience and an eye for detail. Hours will be Monday through Friday 9am-5pm but will vary due to events, guests, etc. You must have had at least 6 years experience as an executive housekeeper to be considered. The ideal candidate will be discerning, organized, and positive. You will be joining a team of three, so experience with teamwork will be greatly valued. You must have a US Passport, Green Care, or EAC to apply. If you would like to be considered for this position, please apply online to Job Code SM043.
A wonderful family on the Upper East Side is looking for a new full-time nanny to care for their school age son. They need someone who is able to live-in Monday through Friday and is looking to make a long-term commitment to a family. Responsibilities include getting the child ready in the morning and dropping him off at school, managing his schedule and activities, some grocery shopping and meal prep (this is a Kosher home), occasional errands, and his laundry. After school hours will be filled with activities, playtime, and homework. The mom is very hands on, but has a very demanding full-time job. Her goal is to find someone who can handle it all, but not take over. A gentle, compassionate personality is just as important to them as experience. All candidates who apply must be able to swim and have lived-in previously. Driving, a college degree, and native Spanish speaking are highly preferred and candidates who meet these requirements will be prioritized. You must have a US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you meet these requirements and are interested in this position, please apply online to AM099.
A family on the Upper East Side is looking for a full-time nanny for their children ages 4 and 2. The schedule is Monday through Friday, 7:30am-5:30pm. The ideal candidate will be responsible, experienced, enthusiastic, caring, and energetic. Responsbilities include and not limited to shopping online, cooking nutritious and varied meals. Duties other than direct childcare will be related directly to childcare: drop off and pickups from school, organizing play dates, arranging and undertaking fun trips, finding interesting local activities, doing the children’s laundry, keeping their clothes, toys and equipment tidy and well organized, packing for weekends away and holidays.
***First aid qualifications are a must***
Must be Must have US Passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. Apply online to EM102.
A wonderful family is seeking a part-time housekeeper for their large home in Palm Beach. The work schedule will be Monday through Friday, 30 hours per week. Duties include, but are not limited to - full-charge housekeeping, laundry, deep cleaning, pantry stocking, maintaining outside area and pet care. The ideal candidate will be autonomous and will take initiative without needing direction, will be able to work quickly and efficientlly, and will have a high level of attention to detail. They should also be polite, happy, and cheerful with good verifiable references. Must have a US Passport, Permanent Residency or EAC card with travel permission. If you are interested and fit the above mentioned qualifications please apply online to AF071.
A lovely family of four is looking for a live-out housekeeper for their Coral Gables residence. The ideal candidate will be hard working, be well-mannered, happy and smiley, and child friendly. Duties include - basic housekeeping for a 7 bedroom home. The family travel during the summers for 2 months; during this time the Housekeeper will have a lighter load and must keep the home maintained.
Must have a US Passport, Permanent Residency or EAC card with travel permission. If you are interested and fit the above mentioned qualifications please apply online to AF067.
Searching for a full time hospitality/housekeeping lead for an Estate based out of Southampton. The hours will generally be 7am-4pm but you must be flexible to work overtime, weekends, and major Holidays as required. You must live locally and have your own transportation. You will work closely with the Estate Manager to oversee all hospitality related activities and hospitality and housekeeping staff and service providers for the property. You will also be responsible for anticipating and meeting the needs of the family and guest visiting the property. You must have previous experience in a hospitality related field, must have prior supervisory experience with strong references, have hands on experience with housekeeping- knowledge of products and techniques- and experience with food service. The ideal candidate will have a keen attention to detail, will be flexible and able to adapt quickly to change, will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and be willing to do hands on work. You must have US passport, Green Card, or EAC to apply for this role. If you are interested please apply online to KR373
Sweet new NYC parents are looking for a baby nurse to help them care for their 3 month old daughter starting in October. They will be traveling heavily (including holidays) during this period of time and need a wonderful caregiver who can be with them through mid January. They are looking for someone college educated, highly experienced (8+ years of 24/7 work), polished, and easy going. Considering their travel plans for the time period, they are also requiring that candidates have prior experience traveling internationally with a families. If you meet their qualifications regarding education, experience, and travel please apply online to AM095.
A family based on the Upper East Side of Manhattan is seeking either a part time nanny or a full time nanny/assistant. The primarily responsibility for this role is to care for two school aged children. For both the part time and full time roles you will be expected to pick the children up from school at 2pm, take them to various activities, help them with homework and projects, feed them their dinner, and get them ready for bed. Your typical day will end around 7/7:30pm but the family would prefer a candidate who would be flexible to stay for occasional late nights and who could travel with them as needed. If you are interested in the full time role you should expect to spend your mornings doing various personal assistant tasks for the Mom and the household. You must be able to travel domestically and internationally with the family and you must have 5-10 years of experience, be enthusiastic, trustworthy, fun, and someone the children can look up to. They have a preference for candidates with a teaching background and/or educational degree. 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 KR372.
Housekeeper with flexibility to travel to the Hamptons needed for a home on the UES. Must be able to go to the Hamptons during the work week over the summer months, along with occasional visits during September and October. Work schedule will be Monday-Friday, 40 hrs/week, from 9am-5pm, with flexibility to work 2:30pm-10:30pm one day out of the week. Additional responsibilities include pet care for one dog, laundry and ironing, silver polishing, and formal table setting. Must be legal to work in the US. To apply online, please quote JRC: PS102.
Seeking a high level personal assistant with excellent long-term experience and a polite and pleasant demeanor. You will be responsible for assisting with both personal and business affairs, heavy calendar management, extensive travel arrangements, event coordination, as well as household management work such as overseeing the NY residence, all staff management, and project management. Must be legal to work in the US. To apply online, please quote JRC: PS101.
A family in Tribeca is looking for a youthful, energetic and fun-loving nanny to join a laid back home with one toddler and one infant. Schedule will be full-time Monday-Friday, 50 hrs/week, with some flexibility to stay occasional late nights. Ideal candidate will be open to occasional weekend work if needed, or traveling with the family on short-term vacations. The nanny must work well with others, as the mother works from home majority of the time. Will be responsible for keeping the children engaged, getting to and from all activities, and must be able to take initiative without directions. No pet care is required, but most be comfortable around one small dog. To apply online, please quote JRC: PS099
Busy parents in Park Slope Brooklyn are seeking a part time Nanny to care for their school aged child. The ideal candidate will be fun, intelligent, outgoing, and bubbly. Duties will include picking the child up from school, bringing them to various classes and activities around the neighborhood, preparing meals for the child and making extra for the parents on occasion, helping with homework, and more. You will also be expected to keep the home tidy- picking up after yourself and the child- and helping out the family with household errands. It is preferred that you have an easy commute and that you have a passion for cooking. Your schedule will be a flexible 20 hours per week, approximately something like 3pm-7pm. If you are interested please apply online to KR368.
A busy family in SOHO is looking for an educated, fun, and active nanny to help juggle the busy schedule of four children over the weekend and a few afternoons per week. The schedule will be 2-3 afternoons (depending on preference of candidate) from 3p-8p and all day Saturday and Sunday (but not overnights unless traveling or extenuating circumstances). They are also willing to consider a Friday-Sunday schedule. The children range in age from infant to school age and they're looking for someone who has the experience to go seamlessly from a game of monopoly to building a fort to baby bath time. Since this is primarily a weekend position and the parents will be around most of the time, it is important to the family that the nanny have a great attitude and is able to roll with the punches and be willing to wear many hats (helping with meals, picking up and dropping off at activities, running occasional errands, searching for the lost blanky, etc). With four kids, it's rare that any two weekends will look the same. They'd love someone to start by mid September and be able to commit to the schedule for at least two years. All candidates who apply must have a valid driver's license and be able to swim. 3-5 years full-time nanny experience with children age 6 months-10 years is also required. Ideally, candidates will have a college degree and NYC experience as well. If you meet these requirements, please apply to AM093.
A delightful Upper East Side family is searching for a new nanny to help care for their two young children (toddler and preschool age). They are down to Earth and live a relatively laid back lifestyle by NYC standards. Their ideal nanny will be active and engaging, playful, responsible, and will have a great attitude. They would like someone who has extensive experience working with kids and also some education or training in child development. Both parents are hands on and very involved in their children's lives but work full-time. Someone who is vigilant and super responsible is a must, as the children have serious food allergies. They would ideally like someone to work Friday morning through Monday evening, but would also be ok with Friday afternoon to Sunday night. Schedule would be approximately 10 hour days, unless they were at their country home, in which case, they would need you to live-in with them for the weekend. If you are interested, please apply online at AM092.