Positions Available

If you are interested and think you qualify for any of these positions, please send your resume through our contact form. You may also call our office:  415-435-2642 There is no fee to work with us.

General Qualifications Include:

    • Personal Interview & Application
    • Child Care References  (two or more years of professional child care experience)
    • Licensed & Insured vehicle
    • Able to commit to at least one year for a permanent nanny position.
    • English proficiency/Legally able to work in this country.
    • Infant/Child CPR certification
    • Good Driving Record
    • Fingerprint/Background Check

Temporary Nannies Needed

Currently, we are looking for nannies/sitters who have an open schedule and can cover a variety of child care needs throughout Marin.  You must meet the usual requirements (see top of this page) and be available for at least 6 months.  As a temp you will go to different families filling in when needed.  If you like variety, have a fluid schedule and perhaps can’t commit to a full year but would still like to do nanny work, temp work might suit you. Give us a call to discuss further.

27+hrs. a week in Ross

This mom has a 2 yr. girl and another girl due in December.  She’s ready to interview now, but the full job would not start until December.  She basically needs M,T,Th, but also some occasional help on the weekends.  They have another home in Petaluma with a vineyard and they do a lot of entertaining.  They would need help on the weekends (two a month?) that  would include occasional overnights.  The hours during the week:  Mon 3:30-7:30/8p.m. and Tues,Thur. 8a.m. — 7:30p.m.  This  job would also include partnering with a stay at  home mom (who is very sweet).  Duties include cooking a simple dinner for parents and the 2 yr. old; tidying up the kitchen afterwards; grocery shopping and helping with errands.

Please do not apply unless you have experience being a long term nanny to young  children.

$25-30/hr. for the right person.

Family Assistant:  30 hrs/wk- Tiburon

This family could use someone M-F 1:30-7:30/8p.m.  There are 2  girls, 10 & 8.  Before picking them up from school, the position involves doing laundry, errands, dinner prep.  Then the rest of the afternoon would be with the girls; driving to activities, helping with homework.  This position requires a long term commitment (at least a year).  The family could hire now even though it’s summer.


30-35 hrs. a Week – Family Assistant – San Rafael

Nice family in San Rafael needing a long term family assistant for their family. They have a 12 year boy who goes to school in Mill Valley. He can take the bus home or if the nanny comes from southern Marin, she can pick him up. M-F 1-7/7:30p.m. On occasion, they need the nanny to be able to stay until 8p.m.; occasional weekends but not mandatory. Before the boy gets home from school, they would like the usual family assistant duties: laundry, meal prep, general straightening up. This family is only wanting to interview candidates who have done a similar position.


Family Assistant Needed – Mill Valley

This family has two boys( 5, 2) and they need M-F 1-6:30p.m. They can offer 30 hours a week. They would like someone to pick up the boys at 2:30 (school is in Mill Valley), but before that, do the grocery shopping, laundry, basic light housekeeping and keeping the kitchen clean. Occasionally they would like the nanny to cook a dinner large enough to feed the kids and parents.


5am-8/9a.m. in Novato

This family could take a commitment until the end of November or more long term.  They need someone to come to their home early morning and get their 11 & 8 yr. olds ready for school.  Then, drive them to school in Sausalito.  The  job could end at  that point, around 8a.m….or, the person could come back and work in the home until 9a.m. helping with household duties, errands, etc.  The extra hour from 8-9a.m. would only be needed 2 days a week.

$25/hr. + mileage for driving to school

Family Assistant – 30 hrs. a week in San Rafael

Great family that we’ve worked with before is needing M-F, 1-7p.m.  They have a 13 yr. boy and 9 yr.girl; a car is provided to do pick up from school and take to various activities.  The children get out of school at 3p.m. so there are 2 hours before then to do family laundry, grocery shopping, etc.  Having someone to coordinate and stay on top of their family calendar would be a plus.  This is a very active household and they need an energetic family assistant.


Weekend Position – Mill Valley

This family has 4 boys (7, 5, 3, 2) – the mom is very hands on so the nanny would not be with all 4 boys at once. Sat/Sun 8:00-5:00 and a car is provided. They are looking for someone who can make a long term commitment; someone who has been a nanny and knows how to partner with a mom.


3 Days a Week in Sausalito

This family has a 1 yr. boy who needs care M/Th/F -OR- M/W/F from 12noon – 6/7p.m.  The parents work from home and need someone to focus on their son’s care.  Some laundry; food prep; no housekeeping needed except to keep the play area clean.


Afternoons – 20 hrs. a Week – Mill Valley

This family has 2 young boys 4 & 2 yrs.  They need M-F 2-6p.m. for afterschool care; taking to activities.  Some evenings or weekends would be a plus.  The father is a native Spanish speaker, so finding someone who speaks Spanish would be ideal.


Split Shift in Novato:  7-8:30a.m. and 3-6p.m. M-F

This single mom would like to hire a part time nanny for her two boys 11 & 8.  She needs someone to come and cover the morning hours and then pick them up from school/summer camps.  The boys are very athletic and would respond well to an active and sports minded person (male or female).  If someone can only commit to afternoons that would be ok.


If you are interested and think you qualify for any of these positions, please send your resume to info@rentaparent.com. You may also call our office:  415-435-2642. To set up an interview please contact us.