Our Newborn Care Specialists approach their expertise with an unconditional love for babies.
Newborn Care Specialists are trained, skilled professionals who provide unique assistance and education to parents of newborns. This temporary position sets parents up for success, during one of the most precious times in their little one’s life.
After parents bring their newborn or multiples home from the hospital, help from our Newborn Care Specialists includes sleep training, feeding, assistance with breastfeeding, and more. Newborn Care Specialists provide 10-24-hour shifts, and we work together to tailor a schedule that best fits your family’s unique needs. Our Newborn Care Specialists have a minimum of 3 years experience, but the majority of our specialists have 7+ years. They often come from a background as nurses or medical professionals, postpartum doulas, or individuals with other concentrated childcare training. Many of our Newborn Care Specialists are experienced with twins or multiples.
Typical responsibilities of a Newborn Care Specialist:
Our nannies dedicate themselves to taking the best care of your children.
Our priority is your peace of mind. Each of our nanny candidates is a childcare professional who takes caregiving very seriously. All of our Nannies meet our exceptionally high standards and are selected for their experience, character and reliability. We place full time and part time nannies, travel nannies, as well as temporary and live-in nannies.
All of our nannies have a minimum of 3 years experience, with the majority of them having at least 5-10 years. We are proud to represent a diverse group of nannies with different skills and abilities. Several hold their Bachelor’s Degree in Child Development, some speak multiple languages, and many are lifetime career nannies with 10+ years of professional nanny experience.
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Our housekeepers work in all types of homes, from those with a casual atmosphere to formal, multi-staffed homes, and their job description will change depending on the needs of the family. This position involves daily maintenance of the home as well as heavy cleaning. Housekeepers are usually supervised by principals or by the Household Manager.
While some may not have formal training, our housekeepers have at least 3 years of experience working in a private home. A Housekeeper works either full-time or part-time, on a live-in or live-out basis. Housekeepers usually work alone, but should the needs of the home demand multiple staff, they may work as a team with other housekeepers.
As a general guideline, a full-time Housekeeper is recommended for homes of 5,000 sq. ft. or more. If errands, cooking, and laundry are also required, hiring an additional housekeeper is recommended.
Typical responsibilities of a housekeeper:
Personal assistants are responsible for working in the employer’s home in the management of household, personal, and professional needs.
Our personal assistants have excellent managerial, communication and interpersonal skills, understand protocol and etiquette and have the ability to organize and prioritize multiple activities. Some personal assistants have a Bachelor’s degree in addition to professional experience in a corporate setting.
Typical duties of a Personal Assistant include:
Our personal chefs dedicate themselves solely to the culinary needs of the home. They are responsible for preparing meals for the family, other household staff members, and guests.
There are many levels of chefs, from basic family cook to the school of trained gourmet chef. Many of our chefs have experience with various diets; Paleo, Low Carb, Vegan, Low Calorie, and Vegetarian. We prefer to have all of our chefs graduate from a culinary school and have experience inside a private home or in a 5-star restaurant. Whatever your tastes, they can provide the right flavor for your home or company.
The position of Chef can be performed on either a live-in or live-out depending on the needs of the employer.
Typical responsibilities of a personal chef:
At Lexington Nannies and Household Staffing our impeccable service begins with your first phone call. We will guide you through the process of finding your perfect domestic professional. The detailed phone consultation helps us identify the best candidates for your specific job.
After our initial conversation, Lexington Nannies and Household Staffing wastes no time. We conduct in-depth interviews to evaluate and find our clients domestic professionals. After our comprehensive interview process, we contact you to discuss the details of the candidates which we feel would be the best match for your family.
Once you have chosen the candidates that you want to meet with, we will set up initial interviews at your convenience. After the initial interviews, we suggest a 1-3 day in-home working interview with the candidate(s) of your choice. This will offer you a way to get better acquainted and to see if the candidate is a good fit for your family.
Your family’s peace of mind is of the utmost importance to us. We provide superior background checks for all of our domestic professionals before they start working in your home.
Our Enhanced Security Background Check includes: