House Manager / Au Pair PositionThis position is ideally for someone who is looking to become a part of a family and who enjoys a farm setup.
PLEASE NOTE : Please do not apply if you are not serious in fulfilling a House Manager / Au Pair position on a farm (living in position only).
This job entails the following : Assisting the family in managing the house and the garden (assisting in cleaning will be expected but there is a committed cleaner and farm staff).
Assisting means running the house in terms of cleanliness, functionality and serviceability, thus ensuring all runs according to how it should be.
If needed, picking up the kids or taking the kids to anyplace needed (drivers license needed!) if the family is otherwise engaged.
Assisting in shopping activities, including the planning of groceries, maintenance and repairs where needed.COOKING - yes this position entails cooking wholeheartedly family food on a daily basis, also making other food as needed.
HOMEWORK - yes this position entails being able to assist kids in doing their homework (not only ensure they do it but also to give guidance and assistance where needed.
Please note that the family will where possible do this as well however the person needs to be able to do this.Living in will be expected -
however you will need to indicate if you would like to live within the house or if you would prefer a cottage outside (please note your choice might affect the package on offer!)Taking care of any other commitments as might be reasonably expected from the family -
caring for the kids is the main concern followed by caring for the house!This person will be assisted by the family, all financial issues to be discussed with the family in real time.Minimum
PLEASE NOTE ALL THE REQUIREMENTS BEFORE APPLYING (No chancers PLEASE)Must have some successful experience with AU PAIR work either abroad or locally references will be required and will be verified.
Must be a RSA Citizen with NO CRIMINAL RECORD (will be verified).Must have a valid drivers license (own transport will be an advantage).
Must be willing and able to stay on the farm with the family full time - farm is located in Rondeberg in Philadelphia.Must have further experience with house / facility management ito maintaining cleanliness and workability.
Must be fully bilingual in both Afrikaans and English.Must have a love for children, and respect family values.Non smokers and non drinkers only (must have no bad habits, including gambling).
No financial distress applicants please will be verified.Must be of sound mind and spirit, with enough energy to complete daily tasks and maintain control when needed, while being able to ask questions and converse properly.
Must be able to assist children with homework.Must be quite organised, very healthy and very clean.Interested applicants must please send an updated CV with your ID and drivers license.
Please note that only shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.