Nanny (Alachua, FL)

Carr Talent Acquisition

compensation: Pay: $20.00 - $25.00 per hour
employment type: full-time
job title: Nanny
About Us:
We are a loving and faith-based family residing in Alachua, Florida, nestled just outside of Gainesville. Our family consists of Lindsey, Matt, Tucker (age 6), and Penelope (age 10). We are deeply committed to providing a nurturing and supportive environment where our children can grow, learn, and thrive.

Lindsey is passionate about education and has developed a personalized educational program for Tucker, tailored to his individual needs and interests. She believes in the power of alternative and holistic therapies to enhance his development and overall well-being. Matt shares Lindsey's dedication to family values and is actively involved in supporting our children's growth and development.

Our home is filled with warmth, laughter, and a spirit of adventure. We prioritize outdoor activities, with our children spending much of their time exploring nature, swimming in the pool, riding bikes, and going on walks or hikes. As a family, we prioritize kindness, compassion, and empathy, instilling these values in our children through both words and actions. We believe in creating a supportive and inclusive environment where our children feel loved, valued, and empowered to reach their full potential.

We are excited to welcome a dedicated and compassionate individual into our family who shares our values and is committed to providing exceptional care and support to our children. If you are passionate about making a positive impact on children's lives and are looking for a fulfilling opportunity to become part of a loving family, we encourage you to apply for our Nanny position.

We are seeking an energetic, nurturing, and dedicated individual to join our family as an In-Home Nanny for our son, Tucker, in Alachua, Florida. This position involves utilizing an educational program for Tucker, aged 6, followed by in-home childcare and various activities. The ideal candidate should possess high energy, a nurturing demeanor, and openness to alternative and holistic therapies.

Educational Program Utilization (2 hours): Utilize an educational program designed by Lindsey, focusing on learning activities and therapies. No special training is required, but enthusiasm and creativity are essential to make learning fun.

- Childcare: Provide in-home childcare for Tucker, including supervising playtime, engaging in outdoor activities, and ensuring a safe and stimulating environment.
- Accompanying to Appointments and Activities: Assist in scheduling and accompanying Tucker to appointments, therapies, and extracurricular activities as needed.
- Co-op Play Dates: Facilitate playdates with other children in the neighborhood or within co-op groups to encourage social interaction and development.
- Meal Preparation: Prepare healthy and nutritious meals and snacks for Tucker, adhering to Lindsey's preference for wholesome food choices.
- Household Duties: Perform light housework tasks, such as children's laundry and dishes, to maintain cleanliness and organization within the home.
- Sibling Care: Occasionally pick up Tucker's older sister, Penelope, from school and provide care for both children, especially during the summer months.
- Outdoor Activities: Engage Tucker and Penelope in outdoor activities, including swimming, biking, walks/hikes, and other recreational pursuits.
- Behavioral Support: Assist Tucker in managing emotions and behaviors through play-based interventions and positive reinforcement techniques.
- Communication: Maintain open communication with Lindsey and provide daily updates via email or text regarding activities, progress, and any concerns.


- High energy and deep passion for working with children.
- Nurturing and compassionate demeanor with firm yet gentle discipline.
- Openness to alternative and holistic therapies for children's development.
- Strong family values.
- Ability to work Monday to Friday from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM, with flexibility for additional hours as needed.
- CPR certification preferred.
- Successful completion of a background check.
- Willingness to participate in two interview rounds and a final meet-and-greet with Tucker and Penelope.
- Ability to develop creative and engaging activities independently.

Salary and Benefits:

- Salary based on 40 hours/week, with actual work time typically 30 hours/week.
- Opportunity for additional hours with evening and weekend babysitting.
- Access to family activities and outings, including paid trips to the trampoline park.
- Supportive and family-oriented work environment with opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 - $25.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


Day shift
Monday to Friday

Nannying: 2 years (Preferred)

CPR Certification (Preferred)
Ability to Commute:

Alachua, FL 32615 (Required)
Work Location: In person
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post id: 7747022329


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