Vacancy exists for a childcare provider (nanny) to care for one infant (11 months old) Monday through Friday, with flexibility to work extended hours on some evenings and occasional weekends (50+ hours) at the residence of U.S. Ambassador-Designate Michelle Kwan.
Successful candidate will be required to obtain a security clearance and undergo a medical examination.
BASIC FUNCTIONS OF THE NANNY POSITION: The childcare provider will be expected to create a safe and stimulating environment for the child. Duties include bathing, dressing, changing diapers, potty-training, planning and preparing meals, feeding the child, indoor and outdoor play, educational activities, and crafts activities, reading to the child, and maintaining a neat and organized room for toys/clothing. This individual must be able to tailor activities to the child’s interest, developmental abilities, and personality as well as communicate effectively with the parent. The position will be expected to start early December 2022.
- At least three years of relevant experience
- Completion of high school
- Initiative, good interpersonal skills, organizational skills, and flexibility
- Discretion and responsible behavior
- Patience and communication skills to successfully interact with the child
- Willingness to receive CPR and first-aid training
- Willingness to sign a confidentiality agreement
WHO MAY APPLY: Applicants must be in possession of a Belize social security card valid for employment and/or a resident/work permit and be eligible for appointment under Belize’s local laws.
HOW TO APPLY:
interested candidates must submit a letter of application, current résumé, two references and all other applicable supporting documentation by email to BelmopanJobs@state.gov.
All applications must include in the subject line the position they are applying for (eg: Employment Application for childcare provider position). Incomplete applications will not be considered. For a complete copy of the position description listing all duties and responsibilities, please send an email to BelmopanJobs@state.gov or call at 822-4011, Ext. 4231. The deadline for submitting applications is Sunday, November 6, 2022.