A household manager or personal assistant efficiently and independently provides you with a smoothly running home.
If you’d rather hire someone to do non-childcare duties and help you keep your home on track, consider hiring a household manager or personal assistant. This position is also sometimes known as a parents helper.
Responsibilities of a household manager or personal assistant may include
- arranging and coordinating all household appointments
- taking a pet to the groomer or vet
- light or extensive meal preparation
- food shopping
- running errands
- sometimes including care and/or driving older children to and from activities
A personal assistant/parent helper typically helps with various aspects of childcare, from juggling different schedules to being available to assist with varieties of household and personal needs, and is comfortable working with a parent.