To begin the application process, please enter your email address.
Company Contact Info
- Des Moines, IA
- Angela Wilson
- Phone: 515-254-2240
- Phone:: 515-225-4035
Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.
Report this Job
Saving Your Job Alert
Job Alert Saved!
Could not save Job Alert!
You have too many Job Alerts!
This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.
Email Send Failed!
Childcare / Nannies
American Professional Nannies • Des Moines, IA
Posted 23 days ago
Make a Difference in a child"s life - be a Nanny*
Altoona, Ankeny, Clive, Grimes, Des Moines, Johnston, Urbandale, Waukee, West Des Moines
[Click Here to Email Your Resumé]
FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO FILL OUT OUR APPLICATION GO TO
We are looking for top notch nannies who care about their work!
One year commitment required. (Excluding temporary and summer jobs)
Updated 4-24-2019 Over 28 years in business by the same owner
FULL TIME FAMILIES
WEST DES MOINES FAMILY WITH TWO LITTLE ONES LOOKING FOR LOVING, NURTURING MATURE NANNY WITH TRUE LOVE OF SPENDING THEIR DAYS WITH YOUNG CHILDREN
Mira will be 2 years old this August. She is curious, full of love and playful. The family just welcomed a little baby boy in March! They are enjoying getting to know the newest member of the family and are excited to welcome their first nanny into their happy home. They value mutual trust, good work ethic and a true love of children. They look at the partnership as a team adventure where communication, working as a team and having a sense of humor are big factors of a successful relationship. The position is Monday - Friday 7:45-8am until 5pm. Salary $550-$600 per week range. Starts June 3rd.
ANKENY FAMILY WITH TWO CHILDREN WHO ARE EXCITED TO WELCOME THEIR NEW LITTLE ONE END OF MAY (ONLY THE 2 YEAR OLD AND BABY AT HOME)
Monroe will be 2 years old in June and is their sweet pea. She is calm and gentle. Loves trying to keep up with her big brother. She loves her Daddy and her puppy. She is the best babysitter to all of her dollies and loves to put them night night and give them their baba's. She is easy going and listens well. She will win you over with her sweetness. The family is excited about welcoming their new little one May 26th. Emmett will be 4 years old in September - they like to call him...Emmett the Brave. He will be staying in his preschool and daycare, but might be home once in a great while. He is their "sweet and sassy" little one. He is ALL boy and loves playing outside. He is adventurous and isn't afraid of getting dirty. He loves trucks, PJ Masks and Super Heros. He has a amazing imagination and is an expert block/lego builder. The parents love to spend every second they can with the kiddos playing and doing activities. They build forts, do blocks/legos, play dress up and play baby dolls. Its a team effort. The hours are Monday - Friday 7:15am - 5:15 to 5:30pm. (Although the Grandma could possibly relieve the nanny around 4:30pm if needed.) $550-$650 range. Start date - would love to find the right fit to start in April or May, 1st part of August would be the latest.
CUMMING FAMILY (10 MINUTES FROM THE TARGET BY WEST GLEN IN WEST DES MOINES) IS LOOKING FOR PROFESSIONAL, DEPENDABLE, HANDS ON NANNY, WITH SOME HOUSE MANAGEMENT SKILLS (CALLING FOR MARY POPPINS!) Lol
The twins are 1 year old and are happy, cheerful and full of fun. Their 3 year old son has a kind heart, inquisitive, and loves to play with anything with wheels. He will start preschool this August in the mornings. Their 7 year old son loves reading, sports and exploring. He attends school all day and ride the bus to and from school. They parents are professionals - the mother runs a very busy chiropractic practice very close by. The hours are Monday - Thursday 9 am - 6:30pm, Friday's 9 am - 2 pm. $16 per hour. Starts as soon as possible.
GRINNELL FAMILY WITH ONE DAUGHTER LOOKING FOR NANNY/COMPANION FOR THEIR 19 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER
Hattie is 19 years old and was born with Cerebral Palsy due to complications during birth. She loves to be involved, likes reality TV, shopping, and working in the kitchen. Hattie is very interactive, can understand everything said around her and enjoys building relationships. The parents are laid back, enjoy family, going out to eat and family. Duties would be to entertain Hattie - arts & crafts, fun simple cooking projects, outings to the mall, park, movies, Science Center, etc. (wheel chair accessible Van provided). The hours are Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5:30pm. $18-$20 per hour, or $900-$1,000 per week. The ideal start date would be May 13th, but also willing to consider starting sooner for the right match. Flexible for the right person.
WEST DES MOINES FAMILY WITH 4 LITTLE GIRLS ... TWIN BABIES BORN IN DECEMBER AND A 3 & 5 YEAR OLD - STARTS THIS AUGUST WHEN THE MOM STARTS TEACHING HER KINDERGARTEN CLASS AGAIN
Laura and Mary were born in December and are pretty easy going and happy little girls. Clara is 3 years old and loves playing with her babies/dolls, loves to be read to and trying to keep up with Natalie. She will be starting preschool in August. The parents will drop her off and the nanny would pick her up before lunch. Natalie is 5 years old and is very girly. She loves being a big sister and a good helper. She will be going to all day kindergarten and the Mother will be able to drop her off and pick her up around her teaching schedule. The hours will be 7 am - 4:30pm Monday thru Friday. Because the Mother teaches, she will have the summers off, so the nanny could have early access to the summer families to interview and pick from so it would be year round employment or have summers off if they had children of their own and wanted the summers off with their children. $525-$575 per week with paid spring break, Christmas break, holidays.
WEST DES MOINES FAMILY WITH TWO CHILDREN AND A NEW LITTLE MEMBER OF THE FAMILY ARRIVING IN APRIL
Thomas is 2 years old and is relatively quiet and cautious. He is usually a good listener, and is good at working/playing with focus. He likes Legos, books, games and drawing. Anderson is 6 years old and a bundle of engery. He likes music, singing, dancing and running. So to be expected ... Bennett is due the first of April. The mother is a Physician, so once she takes off her 4 weeks of time off, she will need someone dependable she can count on so that she can continue to be dependable to her patients. The hours are Monday - Friday 6:30 am - 5:30pm. Salary of $715-$825 per week. Guaranteed salary, vacation, sick days etc.
ANKENY FAMILY WITH TWO CHILDREN LOOKING FOR RESPONSIBLE, FUN LOVING RELIABLE NANNY TO JOIN THEIR FAMILY!
Thomas is 2 months old and is a happy baby who loves to be cuddled and can go with the flow. Jack is 5 years old and is social, but can be shy when doing new things. He loves reading, art projects and outside activities (golf, fishing, riding his bike etc.) The family loves going to the park together. They are laid back, enjoy spending time together and try to stay active when possible. They had a wonderful relationship with their last nanny and are really looking forward to welcoming someone into their home. The hours are Monday - Friday 7:30am - 5:30pm, $600-$650 per week.
PART TIME FAMILIES
DES MOINES FAMILY WITH A ONE YEAR OLD LITTLE GIRL LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WITH A TRUE LOVE OF CHILDREN, WITH A UNDERSTANDING OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT AND DESIRE TO BOND WITH LYLA (AND MOST IMPORTANTLY...WITH THEM AS A FAMILY
Lyla is one years old and is a very easy going and even tempered little girl. She loves to play, she is curious and enjoys learning/exploring new things and such a fun little one. She is just learning to walk and is learning new words. Overall, she is a very happy child. The parents strive to keep a calm and welcoming atmosphere in the home. They are a active family - hobbies include running, biking, reading, cooking and traveling. They are looking to expanding the family through adoption later this year. (Once paperwork is complete, could be fall or maybe up to a year, depending....) They would like to establish a honest and caring relationship and welcome input oh how to encourage her development. The hours are Tuesday 8am-5pm, Wednesday 9am-2pm and Thursday's 8am-5pm. Would be open to adding 4 or 5 hours if needed for the right situation. $10 - $12 hour ($250-$325, depending on background, hours etc.) Open to discussing. Hoping to start April 23rd - mid May. Could possibly wait until 1st part of June if needed.
WEST DES MOINES FAMILY WITH 2 BOYS AGES 5 & 7 YEARS OLD LOOKING FOR RESPONSIBLE, FUNLOVING, GENUINE, TRUSTWORTHY NANNY
The family has two boys, Hudson 7 years and Preston 5 years old. The boys are very intelligent, talented, outgoing, kind hearted boys. They enjoy sports, art, crafts, music, riding bikes, star wars and legos and playing lots of games. They are kind and polite (most of the time) but also strong willed. The family are outgoing, involved in the community and feel blessed to have many friends in the community. They are looking forward to welcoming someone into the family and hope to have a long term, caring relationship. The hours they are looking for are 8:30 or 9am until 1 pm. Monday thru Friday would be ideal, but they could probably make 4 days a week work as well. They would also be open to having the nanny work later into the afternoon 1 to 2 days as well. If the nanny would be open to additional hours for dates nights or charity events they attend, they would welcome the extra help, but not required for the position. $12-14 per hour depending on experience and qualifications. Starts as soon as possible.
GRINNELL FAMILY WITH ONE DAUGHTER LOOKING FOR NANNY/COMPANION FOR THEIR 19 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER
Hattie is 19 years old and was born with Cerebral Palsy due to complications during birth. She loves to be involved, likes reality TV, shopping, and working in the kitchen. Hattie is very interactive, can understand everything said around her and enjoys building relationships. The parents are laid back, enjoy family, going out to eat and family. Duties would be to entertain Hattie - arts & crafts, fun simple cooking projects, outings to the mall, park, movies, Science Center, etc. (wheel chair accessible Van provided). The hours are Monday - Friday 5:30pm - 9:00pm to 9:30pm $18-$20 per hour. The ideal start date would be May 13th, flexible for the right person.
WEST DES MOINES FAMILY WITH 2 CHILDREN LOOKING FOR A RESPONSIBLE, CREATIVE, FUN LOVING NANNY FOR JOIN THEIR FAMILY
Charles (Chuck) is 4 years old and is inquisitive, sensitive, energetic, helpful little boy. He loves to play games, pretend, listen to music, ride his bike and help cook and clean. Savannah is 2 years old and is energetic, loves to read books and snuggle, care for her dolls, loves to eat, color, paint, play and play imaginary games. The parents are hardworking individuals and like to spend a lot of time with the kids. They work hard to balance life and work. The appreciate positivity, creativity and optimism! The schedule needed is Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday's. 8 am - 5:30pm. $12-15 per hour, guaranteed salary and paid vacation. Starts as soon as possible. Also open to the nanny's preference of which 3 days to work - i.e. Monday, Wednesday, Friday. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday etc. Start date - end of summer.
FULL TIME POSITION FOR WEST DES MOINES FAMILY WITH 3 CHILDREN
Solomon (Solo) is 4 1/2 years old. He loves being part of the brotherly mix - also loves trains and being a "big boy"! He is very independent and helpful. Judah is 8 years old and enjoys building things, taking apart and building again. Loves to study and figure things out, very tactal. Judah has been diagnosed with Dyslexia. He attends tutoring 2 times a week and has been tested and identified as "off the chart". He is loving, sensitive and likes attention. Zadok is 10 years old and loves learning. Favorite subjects are science and social studies. LOVES animals and board games. The position is Monday - Friday 7am - 4:45pm, $12 per hour. Starts Monday July 9th. Flexible a little on end time. The two school age boys go back August 21st. If someone was available to stay one more week, the care would be for Solo, as Montessori school starts August 27th. Grandparents might be able to cover a week or two at the end if someone had to go back to college.
Must have one of the following:
1) One year nanny experience (non-family) as a full-time job
2) One year experience in daycare type setting
3) Degree or pursuing a degree in a child related field (Child Development, Child and Family Services, Teaching, Childhood Education, etc.)