Daily Nanny (with delayed speech experience)

Overview

A caring, warm, patient, and experienced Nanny is needed to care for a six-year-old boy with a speech delay. The nanny should have experience supporting children with additional needs, particularly in speech and language development. The role involves working collaboratively with other professionals and supporting the child in developing independence and communication skills. The family are seeking further diagnosis and have the appointment for this in the summer.

The boy has a keen interest in the planets, cooking and outdoor activities. He also loves visiting parks and playgrounds. He can occasionally be shy with new people, but very friendly with family.

There are no pets in the household.

Job duties

Responsibilities of the Daily Nanny in Battersea include:

  • Provide attentive and personalised care for a six-year-old boy with a speech delay
  • Implement and support a structured routine using visual prompts to aid transitions
  • Assist in developing and sustaining attention in activities both at home and at school.
  • Encourage and support the child in becoming independent with daily tasks such as dressing
  • Work in collaboration with the child’s specialist school, occupational therapists, and speech therapists
  • Facilitate communication development and support speech therapy activities
  • Include the child’s younger sister (aged 4) in some activities to promote a positive sibling relationship
  • Guide and advise the family on best practices for supporting their child’s development
  • Occasionally cover for the 4-year-old’s nannies when necessary
  • Accompany the family on trips, including travel to Egypt and Dubai from July 31st until early September

Candidates must have/be:

  • Experienced in supporting children with speech delays and additional needs
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work collaboratively with other professionals
  • Positive attitude and holistic approach to childcare
  • Willingness to become a pivotal part of the child’s life
  • Clean driving licence with the ability to drive a car
  • Flexible and experienced at travelling with a family

Accommodation

Accommodation will be provided whilst travelling with the family.

Days / Hours

Term Time

Monday to Friday: 3pm to 7/8pm

Saturday: 9am to 7/8pm

School Holidays

– Monday to Saturday: 9am to 7/8pm

Location

Battersea, London

Salary

Competitive and dependent on experience.

Job ref

CP671 Daily Nanny with SEN experience in Battersea, London.

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Daily Nanny (with delayed speech experience)