This responsible, cheerful, high energy person is caregiver for our managers' two daughters. Nanny duties include daily walks, educational activities, reading, art projects, meal planning and preparation, housekeeping, caring for our flock of laying hens, weekly horsemanship, organizing and supervising play dates with other children, and having lots of fun out and about interacting with the Halibut Cove community. Nanny needs to be active and fit for this rustic environment, and able to learn to safely paddle a double kayak and drive a motorboat. A working cell phone is required.
Although each staff member specializes in a specific job, you will also regularly assist with lodge housekeeping, kids program for lodge guests, gardening, grounds keeping and ongoing camp chores. More about the lodge kids program. This requires the ability to prioritize daily duties with flexibility and readiness to transition between jobs.
Do you have other skills or interests as well? Certified massage therapists, yoga teachers, and group fitness instructors can lead classes for our guests at the lodge. Live alongside the other staff members and enjoy a balance of working with children and with guests at the lodge, as well.
As well as an array of benefits, this person also receives:
April 24 - October 1, 2017
We welcome staff members who can stay fully focused on the Stillpoint community for the entire season. We ask you commit to a flexible work hour plan in compliance with the State of Alaska's wage and hour requirements to include a 10-12 hour workday and a 6-day work week. We do not provide paid sick days, vacation leave, health insurance nor retirement benefits.
Alaska's Perfect Escape: Stillpoint Lodge offers a unique combination of eco-adventure, leisure and culture... on the edge of the wilderness.
Be our guest and experience the very best of Alaska... encounter the diverse wildlife of Kachemak Bay, explore the quaint village of Halibut Cove, partake in Alaska’s finest food, outdoor adventures and leisure activities, then return to the lodge each evening for entertainment and rejuvenation in our luxurious and inspiring facilities.