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We’re meeting great new families every day, so it’s important to apply, interview, complete the screening process, and be ready to jump right in when the perfect opportunity comes your way. Full-time, part-time, after-school care, and on-call babysitting: this is the place to start.

  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: Park Slope, $25/hour for 15 hours/week guaranteed, plus metrocard, with one boy, 7! kPTWNM111219

    $25/hour gross + monthly metrocard

    Overview

    Are you fun, engaging, and mindful in your interactions with children? Are you looking for a long-term position and to form a bond with a new family through the upcoming spring?!And do you have special needs experience to boot?!

    A really lovely long-time veteran SmartFamily is looking for a new after school sitter to assist with their 7-year-old son and work alongside another SmartSitter who will be with their daughter.

    It's $25/hours gross for 15 hours/week guaranteed, plus a metrocard. The position will begin in the New Year with interviews taking place immediately.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone warm and friendly, yet firm when need be. If the kids are getting out of hand, they need someone who can step in and take charge in a calm and directed way to refocus the kids. Someone who has experience with special needs is a huge plus, but this is not required.
    Someone warm and loving who can also connect with the kids and make them happy while making sure they are structured and maintain the boundaries in a friendly and light way. The language they use is so important in this aspect as well, "I didn't like the way that felt with my body when you were rougher."Someone confident who can take control even around mom who has absolute trust in her sitters.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-6 PM. Flexibility to assist later on occasion and for full days if school is out is a plus!

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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: Tribeca, $25-27/hour for 20-24 hours/week guaranteed, MTRF, with one girl, 3! kPTGC11819

    $25-27/hour gross

    Overview

    Are you patient, calm, cool, collected, and creative?!

    We are working with a lovely returning family with a 3-year-old girl to find their new SmartSitter. The core schedule is Monday, Tuesday, and Friday, from 2-7/7:30 PM, and flexibly on Thursdays, from 2:30-6:30 PM, too if you'd like. A patient, kind, and creative sitter is best for this family.

    It's $25-27/hour gross for 20-24 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit! Apply today :)

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone that loves cooking healthy meals, potentially speaks Spanish (not required) and has an interest or experience with teaching kids. Someone warm, friendly, kind, compassionate, mature, professional, honest, and reliable. The family wants someone with an education background, ideally with Montessori training. They believe in the LEARNING THROUGH PLAY philosophy. A sitter who can be fun, yet firm when needed is most ideal. A communicative and open sitter who can really follow mom and dad's guidelines when it comes to their time together.
    They are really looking for someone who they can trust and have a lot of faith in with their new person. Someone active with lots of energy is ideal. Someone emotionally and intellectually intelligent and caring. Someone creative who loves music and dance. Someone good at keep a toddler interested and engaged throughout the day. Someone who can have patience with her and make even the most mundane tasks fun. Someone who knows when to have fun and when to be more of the authority figure.
    Toddler experience is required. Someone who has a lot of patience and can handle the meltdowns and tougher times, while also enjoying the good and fun times. Someone who is safety conscious and has a great deal of common sense. Someone who can come up with a great deal of crafts and is super creative is a huge plus!

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday, Tuesday, and Friday, from 2-7/7:30 PM, and flexibly on Thursdays, from 2:30-6:30 PM, too. Some flexibility is a plus to stay later on occasion or assist with full days when school is out.

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  • SHORT TERM BABYSITTER: Brooklyn Heights, $25/hour for Friday afternoons, with three kids! kSTCT11719

    $25/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a super lovely veteran BK Heights family looking for someone fun and responsible to help out with the end of week routine. The schedule is Fridays, from 2-6 PM.

    They have three wonderful kids. They are all very active and sweet. Their middle girl goes to speech and physical therapies and someone with experience with this and multiples is a huge plus! Typically the sitter will be 1-2 kids; with all three, plus SAHM; or occasionally on their own the three.

    It's $25/hour gross, They are looking for someone to start in mid November and stay through the end of January.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    boy, 8- Extremely verbal and curious - loves sports and wants to go everywhere with a soccer ball/football/basketball. Likes to be a part of the group and is outgoing. Takes swimming, soccer, tennis and lacrosse.
    girl, 7- She is a giggly, fun-loving, silly girl who is into sparkles and tutus and dressing up and all things little girl! She is outgoing and friendly, albeit sometimes impulsive and emotional. She loves to play and have fun! She is in speech and physical therapy.
    girl, 5- Typical 3rd child - wants to do whatever the older two are doing! Total ham and likes to make people laugh, play games, and be silly. She is a little daredevil in climbing, running, scooting, but extremely sweet and caring.

    Schedule

    Fridays, from 3-6 PM. Exceptions to this schedule include 11/29, 12/20, 12/27 and 1/3.

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  • FULL TIME NANNY: Williamsburg, $65-82k/year for 50-52.5 hours/week, with two kids, 1.5 & 3.5! kFTMA11719

    $25-30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids.

    Overview

    We have a new opportunity with a returning Williamsburg family. They have two boys, 1.5 and 3.5 years old, and are looking for someone loving, dedicated, proactive, energetic, and communicative to join their team! Both boys are sweet and active and adorable!

    It's $25-30/hour gross for 50-52.5 hours/week. The position would ideally begin in December, yet they are flexible to begin in January! Apply today.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who wants to support the whole family and is flexible and communicative. Someone cheerful with a sunny disposition. Someone super reliable. Someone fun and engaging who is social and friendly. Making friends with other nannies is huge to find friends for the kids to play with in the neighborhood. Someone super active. Someone truly caring and who wants to really be there to make a difference.
    Infant experience is a huge plus as they might add another baby into the mix. CPR certification is required.
    French speaking is ideal, but not required.

    Schedule

    Monday to Friday, from 8-6/6:30 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion is a plus!

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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: UES, $25/hour for 20hours/week guaranteed, with two kids, 11 & 13, and a goldendoodle! kPTLC11619

    $25/hour gross

    Overview

    Are you a teenage whisperer?! Are you good with boundaries and adept in the kitchen?!

    A lovely UES family with two kids, 11 and 13, is looking for a new SmartSitter to join them after school! Their ideal sitter is someone who is adaptable, flexible, good in the kitchen, fun, engaging, and firm with boundaries (mainly surrounding screen time).

    It's $25/hour gross for 20hours/week! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit! Apply today :)

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone flexible and adaptable to the changing needs of the kids and sometimes schedules. Someone comfortable with the dog and walking him in the early afternoon around 3 or 4 PM and again at 6 PM, and feeding him.
    Someone who is super comfortable in the kitchen and very willing to help out with the kids' meals (making a bit extra for mom and dad to eat up when they get home; no gourmet!). These are simple and healthy meals.
    Someone who is comfortable keeping the families boundaries implemented with the kids. For example, the kids are not allowed to watch 4 hours of tv in the afternoons, so someone who can monitor this and move them onto the next activity. They are really looking for someone who can be fun and engaging while also maintaining the boundaries.

    Schedule

    3:30-7/7:30 PM, Monday to Friday, with 1-2 later night per week. They typically know at the very least one in advance, so flexibility is a huge plus! Mom might get stuck at work for 30 minutes later, but it's not as typical.
    They utilize Cozi and typically have it set up a week before.

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  • FULL-TIME FEB START: $22/hour GROSS for 45 hours/week, Carroll Gardens, girl, 1! (fFTMK110619)

    $23/hour GROSS

    Overview

    Are you looking for a full-time position to start in the new year with a lovely little girl? This position is with a family close to SmartSitting, they are one of our company's mentors! Mom and dad are awesome and are super excited to meet amazing candidates. They are laid-back and want to develop a great connection with a new sitter, as their current sitter is moving on. It's $23/hour gross but they would love to compensate with some great benefits including paid vacation. Their daughter is super funny and loves music. She is about to start walking so the family is really looking for someone who will be active and engage with her in an energetic way! They can't wait to find the perfect fit. Apply now if you think it might be you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone with high energy! Somebody who is a bit flexible and can help out with a twice a month date night. Someone who can help with speech development and help their daughter express herself, knowledge of toddler development will be a big plus.

    Someone who can create boundaries and give her independence when needed. Who will be social with other nannies and can arrange playdates! Someone who will be warm and cuddly when she needs. A sitter who is willing to introduce her to new activities as she gets older.

    Someone who is suuuuper good at communicating with mom during the day! Sending pictures and texting updates, she really appreciates that.

    A sitter who can cook!

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm

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  • AFTER-SCHOOL: $25-30 for 16 hours/week (no Fridays), Gramercy, girl, 8! (fASMC110619)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Do you want an after-school, 4 day/week position with the little sister you never had? This family has an 8 year old girl who wants to be your best friend and connect with her new sitter! She loves feminine things and has a lot of energy! She's super intuitive and knows who she gets along well with. This is a super loving family and they just want someone who will engage with her and have fun. Apply now if this sounds like something you would be interested in!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family wants someone who is willing to get to know their daughter and engage with her. They want someone to be part of the family! They treat all of their caregivers with admiration and respect.

    Schedule

    Monday - Thursday 2-6pm

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  • AFTER-SCHOOL: $25-30/hour for 15 hours/week, Clinton Hill, girl, 4! (fASFA110619)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Are you looking for a light after-school position with an awesome little girl in Clinton Hill? The family is looking for someone loving and caring to pick up their daughter from school at 4pm 5 days/week and take her home to play and have dinner. They would like a sitter who can cook a meal that is simple, but definitely more sophisticated than mac and cheese or chicken nuggets. Their 4 year old daughter is super joyful and fun! Apply now :)

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Main thing for family is someone who is able to cook a simple meal and will help out with the organization of their home. Looking for someone loving and caring! And who will keep their daughter safe. Comfortable with transportation from home to school, or walking the short distance. Someone who is invested in being part of the family. Ability to cook a variety of foods, but nothing crazy. Someone who can creatively problem solve and understand where she’s at in regards to processing emotions.

    Spanish speaker would be a plus but not required.

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 4-7pm with flexibility to stay later in the evenings

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30/hour for 20 hours/week, UES/Roosevelt Island, girl, 4! (fPTJA1101192)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Part-time afternoon/evening position with one sweet 4yo girl! She is super sweet and the family would love a sitter who can pick her up from school on the UES and take her home to Roosevelt Island for a typical after-school afternoon into evening routine. Read the description for more info and apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is committed and invested, patient and willing to engage! Someone who is outgoing and bubbly. Can commit at least until the end of the school year. Someone who can set boundaries and limits and is comfortable doing so.

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 4-8pm

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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: Tribeca, $30/hour for 20 hours/week guaranteed, with 4 girls and another caregiver! kPTEA62719

    $30/hour gross

    Overview

    Do you come from a big family or have experience working with large families?! This job is for you!

    A new Tribeca family with 4 girls from ages 3-8 years old is looking for a new after school sitter. They have a full-time nanny who will be working with them as a team, too! Someone with experience with these ages, after school routines, and sibling dynamics is a huge plus!

    It's $30/hour gross for 20 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin in January 2020!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The ideal person can help with homework and can be proactive in general to really pitch in where needed. Someone who can work well with the full-time nanny and is a team player. Someone who loves working with kids and can engage all of them across their varying ages. Someone who is emotionally intuitive to the girls. Someone who can oversee the girls cleaning up their rooms.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, are 2-7 PM, with flexibility to assist in the evenings and with full days for school holidays.

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30 for 3 hours/week (THURS), Park Slope, 2 kids, boy 10, girl 6! (fPTSH110619)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Are you looking for a quick and easy Thursday gig? This family needs a sitter (with a drivers license!) to pick their kids up from school in Park Slope and take them to tennis practice in Queens (about a 40 min drive), where you'll take them into practice and wait until dad gets there around 5:30/5:45. He will then take the car home and can drop you at home (if you live nearby) or at a nearby subway stop. After December 5 it will just be with the daughter. Super straightforward! Sitter must have a clean driving record and experience with these ages. Apply now!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who will get along well with the kids and actually be interested in them and their interests! Someone active who is also into sports would be nice for the kids. Someone with a clean driving record.

    Schedule

    Thursdays 2:45 - 5:45pm

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30/hour for 9 hours/week, Kew Gardens, Queens, girl, 2! (fPTSJ110419)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Are you looking for a light part-time position? Do you live in or close-by to Queens? This super loving family is looking for a sitter to come three mornings a week to look after their 2-year-old daughter while mom runs errands. This will be a straightforward and laid-back position. The family has a Waldorf/Montessori philosophy-inspired rhythm that they've established, so these morning hours are quiet and mellow for their daughter. Read the description for more info and apply now!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is flexible and patient, who can creatively problem solve! This sitter must be kind, empathetic, and loving. Someone with patience to work through the emotions that might come up for her when her mom leaves, as her mom is mostly home with her all the time.

    Schedule

    Monday/Wednesday/Friday 9am - 12pm

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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: Tribeca, $30/hour for 25-30 hours/week, Sat-Mon, with boy, 1. fPTKR103019

    $30/hour gross

    Overview

    Are you looking for a new weekend and Monday morning job?! How about a job with an adorable 1-year-old boy?!

    A new-to-the-network Tribeca family is looking for an experienced and warm SmartSitter to join their team on weekends for full days and Monday mornings! Their 1-year-old boy is a pretty chill, yet expressive little one! He is quite active and loves to be around people.

    It's $30/hour gross for 25-30 hours/week guaranteed! Apply today :)

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone with a lot of patience who is open to following their child-led approach. Someone warm, loving, kind, and open with communication. Someone who is easy going and also fun! Korean or another language is a huge plus, yet not required!

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Saturday and Sunday, from 8 AM-10/11 PM., plus Monday, from 8 or 9 AM to 1 PM. Occasional Friday availability is a plus!

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  • SHORT-TERM: $25-30/hour for 45+ hours/week, THRU DECEMBER, Murray Hill, 2 boys, 8 & 10! (fSTNA103119)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Are you looking for a short term position to fill out your schedule until January? This Murray Hill family is looking to have a full-time sitter come help out with their two boys who are 8 and 10. The older boy does school at home online so needs someone there to keep an eye on him. They are hiring a tutor soon to help him out with the school stuff. While he's working, you'll do some light cleaning and meal prep for the boys lunches and dinners. They are both very sweet boys! Apply now :)

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is empathetic and understanding of kids this age, someone who has a firm hand (they’re boys and will try to get away with things!). Someone who has experience with kids these ages. Someone who is comfortable preparing healthy and clean meals.

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 8/9am-5/6pm
    Occasional flexibility to stay longer until 9 or 10pm

    Thanksgiving and Christmastime off

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  • WEEKENDS: $28-30/hour for 20 hours/weekend, Chelsea, 3 kids, girl, 4.5, boy 4.5, girl 2.5 (fWLT103019)

    $30-35

    Overview

    Are you looking for a great weekend position? This busy Chelsea family is looking for a long-term weekend sitter to help out their family on Saturdays and Sundays. They have three kids - two 4.5 year old twins (G & B) and one 2.5 year old (G). Mom and dad will be home on the weekends so the sitter is there to lend a hand and accompany them on outings - just generally keep things moving and going smoothly! The sitter will rarely be with more than 1 or 2 of the kids at a time. Sometimes you may take one of them to the park, take two to run an errand, or accompany the family to a birthday party. Apply if this would be a great fit for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is not too passive, who has good instincts about what needs to be done and takes initiative without direction, someone who can be comfortable setting firm and clear boundaries and won't be a pushover. Someone who is a great story-teller and can be creative with problem solving! An example mom gave was how a past sitter used to get the kids to go brush their teeth in the evening by making a game out of it and crawling to the bathroom like cats. Imagination and creativity like this will go a long way!

    Schedule

    Saturday and Sunday 10am-8pm

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30/hour for 15 hours/week, MTW, UES/Roosevelt Island, boy, 6! (fPTJA110119)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Part-time afternoon/evening position with one sweet 6yo boy! He has a language delay and some ADD, so someone super patient and attentive will be perfect for him! He is super sweet and the family would love a sitter who can pick him up from school on the UES and take him home to Roosevelt Island for a typical after-school afternoon into evening routine. Read the description for more info and apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is committed and invested, patient and willing to engage! Someone who is outgoing and bubbly. Can commit at least until the end of the school year. Someone who can set boundaries and limits and is comfortable doing so.

    Schedule

    Monday through Wednesday 2-7pm

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  • AFTER-SCHOOL: $25-30/hour for 8 hours/week (W & F), Kensington, one boy, 4.5! (fASJM103019)

    $25-30/hour

    Overview

    Are you looking for a light after-school position, two days a week, to supplement another part-time gig? This sweet family in Kensington is looking for an after-school sitter on Wednesdays and Fridays for their 4.5 year old son who loves animals and Pokemon! You'll pick him up from school, take him home on the subway, and play until dad gets home. Light meal prep for his dinner, but other than that a pretty straightforward position. Looking for someone who loves coming up with fun game and activities. Apply if this sounds like what you're looking for!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who will really be able to engage and play with him. Someone who can look forward to spending time with. Someone with a lot of energy! Who can come up with ideas for games.

    Schedule

    Wednesday and Friday 3 - 7pm

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  • SHORT-TERM THRU MARCH: $25-30/hour for 8 hours/week (MON/TUES), UES, 2 boys, 6.5 & 8.5 (fSTLB103119)

    $25-30/hour

    Overview

    Are you looking for a part-time, short-term gig to supplement another part-time position? This UES family is looking for someone to help out on Monday and Tuesday afternoons to take their sons to hockey and basketball practice. IF YOU CAN ONLY DO MONDAYS, PLEASE STILL APPLY! Mom just needs someone to pick them up from school take them to practice, make sure they have all their gear on, and then take them home! Mondays is hockey for the younger boy and Tuesdays is basketball for the older brother. Apply now!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is fun and energetic! Who can help with homework when needed and who will keep them safe on public transportation. Someone reliable and on time who will get them where they need to go!

    Schedule

    Mondays and Tuesdays 3:30-7:30pm

    (IF YOU CAN ONLY DO MONDAYS, STILL APPLY!)

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  • AFTER-SCHOOL: $25-28/hour for 20 hours/week, BK Heights, 2 girls, 5 & 7! (fASPS103019)

    $25-28

    Overview

    Are you looking for an after-school position to supplement your part-time schedule? This awesome family with 2 girls in Brooklyn Heights are looking for a new sitter to connect with their girls and help them get to and from after-school activities! This is a pretty straightforward gig, barely any meal prep involved besides getting them a snack when they get home, and besides that it's just taking them to activities and setting up playdates! Two days/week you'll come 12 noon to do the girls laundry and help clean up their playspaces, Apply if this would be great for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Sitter should be outgoing and want to connect with the girls! Someone who they can have some fun with and who will enjoy spending time with them. Someone reliable, responsible, and loving!

    Schedule

    3 days/week 2:30-5:30pm
    2 day/week 12:00-5:30pm

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  • PART-TIME: $25/hour for 20 hours/week, Union Square/Roosevelt Island, boy 8, girl 12! (fPTAD102819)

    $25/hour

    Overview

    Are you looking for a great after-school position with some cool older kids? This family is looking for a sitter to help pick up their kids from school in Manhattan, take them to playdates and after-school activities, and then take the subway home (12 minutes) to Roosevelt Island, where you'll help with homework, tidying up the kids spaces, and super light meal prep. Both kids are super creative and fun! Someone patient and empathetic will be perfect for this family. Apply now if this would be a great fit for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is patient, empathetic, who will use kind language with them! Background in childhood education would be great. Just someone who will really engage with and get to know them.

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 2:30-6:30pm

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30/week for 25 hours/week, Carroll Gardens, two girls, ages 3 & 6! (fPTZR102519)

    $25-30/hour

    Overview

    The sweet and loving family is looking for a new part-time babysitter for their two girls, ages 3.5 and 6! They want someone fun, engaging, and smart who can keep these little ones learning and having fun. Significant toddler experience is a must! Homework help for the elder daughter will be super helpful. Experienced teachers or tutors would be great. Please apply if you think you'd be the perfect fit!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is really good at engaging with the kids. Someone energetic and who can keep up with a fun 3 year old. Someone who can help with homework is going to be huge! Significant toddler experience is a MUST! At least 5 years would be ideal.

    Schedule

    Monday through Friday 2 - 7pm

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  • PART-TIME: $30-35/hour for 18 hours/week TWR, Williamsburg, boy, 3mo! (fPTLB110119)

    $30-$35

    Overview

    If you're looking for a part-time position, 3 days/week, and if you have great infant experience, you'll love this position! A new family with a 3 month old son are looking for a sitter to help them out on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays for 6 hours per day. They are hoping for someone who loves infants and who will be able to engage with him and keep him happy while they either work from home or go out to meetings. Apply if you think you'd be a great fit!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is going to be present with him when he is awake, take him on a walk in the stroller, someone who will engage with him and be super loving! The sitter must have awesome infant care experience.

    Schedule

    Tuesday Wednesday Thursday 9am - 3pm
    (Family can be flexible with the schedule/start & end time)

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  • SHORT-TERM: $28/hour for 6+ hours/week (TUES), UWS, 2 kids, boy 3, girl 6! (fSTAO092219)

    $28/hour

    Overview

    Are you looking for a short-term position to get you through the winter? This loving family on the UWS is looking for a SmartSitter to join them through January while their regular sitter is away. They have a girl who is 6 and a boy who is 3. The daughter has ADD and sometimes needs help focusing on her homework and other tasks. She loves to sing, dance, and be creative! The boy is 3 and is very sweet and loves to play. The main schedule is Tuesday evenings from 4 to 10pm but mom would love a sitter with some flexibility to work other occasional weeknights! Apply if this sounds like the job for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone loving, fun, and creative! Their usual SmartSitter comes up with creative ways to get the kids to transition into the next task that they may not want to do, like coming up with fun games and silly songs. She also thinks up creative ways to keep the 6 year old on task while doing her homework so she stays engaged and interested. The family would love their new sitter to want to connect with their children and really enjoy spending time with them.

    Schedule

    Tuesdays 4 - 10pm
    Other weekdays as needed in the evenings would be great!

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  • PART/FULL-TIME JANUARY START: $25-30/hour for 40 hours/week, West Village, 3 kids, 3mo, 5 & 7! (fPTOS102319)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Are you looking for a full-time position starting in January? This family in the West Village is excited to bring on another sitter to be part of their team! They have a current nanny who you would be working alongside for most of the afternoon, but you would handle two hours in the evening by yourself. The most important part of this position is a love to cook! The family eats well and their kids do too, and they would like to find a sitter who enjoys being creative in the kitchen. Also, an eagerness to develop a loving connection with the kids and family is important to them! Apply if this position sounds like a great fit for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    This family is looking for a sitter who wants to develop a connection with their children! They treat their nannies and sitters as part of the family and want to find someone who is eager to develop that same type of trust and appreciation. Someone who is comfortable traveling with the family! Someone who can be independent, take initiative, and be reliable. Experience with infants and the girls' ages is also a must.

    MUST love cooking and be willing and eager to cook things much more sophisticated than mac & cheese or chicken fingers (homemade chicken fingers are cool though!)

    Schedule

    Core schedule 2pm - 8pm, Monday - Friday (read additional info!)

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30/hour for 30 hours/week, UES, girl 9, boy 6! (fPTMK102119)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Are you looking for a part-time position with 2 cool kids? This family on the UES is looking for a sitter to come at 1pm on weekdays and get some light housekeeping and errands done before the kids get picked up from school across the street at 4pm. Mom is in and out of the house and will lend a hand when one child needs to be at one activity and the other needs to be somewhere else. Both are sporty so a sitter into sports would be a great fit! Apply if this sounds like the position for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is super responsible as parents travel for work and need someone to be reliable! Someone with a strong personality would fit best with this family. Who has experience with these ages of children, and experience with kids pushing boundaries, who can manage the sibling relationship. The sitter must be engaging and willing to connect with the kids at their level.

    Someone with the flexibility to stay later some nights or even work full days when the kids aren't in school would be super helpful!

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 1pm-7pm with flexibility to stay later or stay with kids on days off from school

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30/hour for 20 hours/week, Brooklyn Heights (right off the AC,G,F,23), two girls, 2.5 & 4! (fPTJM101919)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Are you a creative & energetic sitter looking for a fun after-school position with 2 sweet girls? This family in Brooklyn Heights/Boerum Hill (right off the AC,G,and 23 lines at Hoyt/Jay St) is looking for a loving and experienced sitter to pick up their girls from school, take them to ballet and other activities, have fun with them at the playground, and give them dinner and baths in the evening. These girls LOVE art and music, love to paint, play instruments, and are super creative! A sitter with this same energy will be perfect for this family. Apply if you think you would be a great fit!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    This family would love someone creative who is ready to engage and have fun with the girls! Sitter must be reliable and communicative. It would be great if the sitter could interact with other nannies and moms to set up playdates. Someone who could introduce the girls to another language would be a bonus. Dad speaks Russian.

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 2:30pm - 6pm
    One day/week 12pm start

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  • SHORT-TERM: $26/hour for 35 hours/week through Jan 2, West Village, one boy, 1yo! (fSTST101819)

    $26

    Overview

    Are yo interested in aa short-term position through January 2? This family is coming to NYC for a few months and will need a sitter for their lovely boy who just turned 1! They will be staying at an apartment in the West Village and would like an afternoon/evening sitter from 12:30 to 7:30pm Monday through Friday. They have another nanny with them who is doing the morning and weekend shifts, so she'll hand off everything to you when you arrive midday. Someone engaging, passionate, and reliable will be perfect for this family! Apply now if this would be a great fit for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    It will be important for this sitter to be comfortable working around mom and dad and the other sitter, as they'll be in and out of the house during the day. Sitter must have experience with infants and be comfortable engaging and playing with them! Someone loving with a warm energy and can commit to the schedule.

    Schedule

    Monday through Friday 12:30-7:30pm

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  • PART-TIME: $28-30/hour for 20 hours/week, Park Slope, two boys, 1.5 and 2.5! (fPTAL101919)

    $28-30

    Overview

    This lovely Park Slope family is looking for a new sitter to assist their current nanny! Teamwork is a big thing in this house and you'll be working alongside their other nanny to help with the 2 boys. You'll accompany her to pick them up from school, come home and play with them, and make them meals and get them ready for bed. The family has house with a big playroom with a ball pit and trampoline, so there is always something to do! 3 days/week and weekends. Apply now!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone energetic and playful, who can engage with the kids and play games and build things with them! Comfortable changing diapers, someone who can take initiative and follow instructions from the other nanny. Eager and willing to help out in whatever way! Teamwork is big in this German household

    Schedule

    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday 3-7pm

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  • WEEKENDS: $28-30/hour for 14 hours, UWS, three kids ages 10,13,&16! (fWJS101419)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Looking for an ongoing weekend position? This lovely family on the UWS is currently working with a SmartSitter during the week but are looking to take on a weekend sitter! Kids are 10, 13, and 16 but the 16 year old will generally not need any assistance or care. Responsibilities will mostly be to organize fun activities for the kids, take them to playdates, and ensure they have meals and are staying active! Please apply if this sounds like the position for you.

    This family has some extra emotional needs: Dad is currently ill, and most likely will not be getting better. Mom is looking for someone who will be able to provide stability and a grounding energy for all of the children. There will obviously be times where emotions are running high, and she needs someone who can withstand that and weather the storm with them together.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    This family is truly looking for someone more mature and with a lot of experience. Someone creative, artsy, and hands on is going to be a good fit.

    Someone who is confident and comfortable taking initiative. The family is looking for someone who is a bit more “alpha”. Someone loving and kind, but who knows how to get things done. The family wants someone who is going to hold the kids to a high standard. Someone respectful and kind, but can be tough when needed. Someone who is going to be on time!

    In the beginning, the kids might try to test you - and mom is looking for someone with a bit more experience in that capacity.

    Schedule

    Saturday 10:30am - 8:30pm
    Sunday 2pm - 6pm

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  • AFTER-SCHOOL: $25-30/hour for 15+ hours/week, FiDi, one girl, 15 years old! (fASKF101119)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Do you have experience caring for children, teens, or adults with special needs? Do you have a sense of humor and love Broadway shows? This family in lower Manhattan are looking for an invested and experienced sitter to spend time after-school with their 15-year-old daughter who has high-functioning autism. She is super funny, loves to laugh, and is into Broadway shows! The family would love it if the sitter could help her get herself sorted after school, help her with occasional homework, make dinner, and help her with some tasks to strengthen her independence. Please apply if you have experience with special needs and would love to develop a strong bond with this awesome girl!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    You MUST have experience with special needs and be passionate about forming a bond and loving relationship with their daughter. She is super cool and will get along great with someone who shares her interests and sense of humor! The sitter must be reliable and responsible.

    Schedule

    Monday through Friday 4 - 7/7:30pm (one day/week until 8:30pm)

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  • FULL-TIME: $25-28/hour for 40+ hours/week, Cobble Hill, 2 boys, ages 5 & 9! (fFTMF100919)

    $25-28

    Overview

    ✧ Are you looking to become part of a super loving and connected family? ✧ We have a single mama in Cobble Hill looking for a new full-time sitter for her two amazing adopted sons, ages 5 and 9! Core schedule is Monday through Friday 12pm - 8pm with flexibility to stay later (mom works in entertainment and sometimes works late) and some occasional overnights. She is mellow, relaxed, and looking for someone similar who wants to be her partner in crime! Her boys are so sweet, they are both into their own things and love each other very much. Apply if you think this sounds like the perfect position for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Mom is really looking for someone she can connect with. She loves her sons and you'll be spending a lot of time with them, so she wants to know her sitter is invested in the family! Someone who is relaxed like she is will be great, she's not overbearing! A sitter who is willing to learn what it means mentally and emotionally for adopted kids to navigate their lives will be a huge plus. Mom would love a sitter who can chat with other nannies and schedule playdates!

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 12pm - 8pm
    Flexibility to stay later is a MUST!
    Overnights very occasionally

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  • FULL-TIME DECEMBER START: $25-27/hour GROSS for 50+ hours/week, West Village, one girl, 6 months! (fFTJS100219)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Are you looking for a full-time position starting in a few months? Do you have significant infant care experience and would like to spend your days with a sweet little girl? This West Village family is looking for a full-time sitter to join the team come December! Both parents are lawyers and so a sitter with flexibility to stay later occasionally will be much appreciated. Their daughter is an easy baby and is moving around quickly. A sitter knowledgeable about childhood developmental milestones will be a huge plus for this family. Apply now!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Ideal sitter would be someone who is able to engage with her and knows about childhood developmental milestones and can help baby get there! Someone who is really good with infants would be perfect. Take her to music, storytime classes etc.

    Schedule

    Monday - Friday 8am - 6 or 7pm

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  • PART TERM BABYSITTER: $25-30/hour for 27 hours/week, Prospect Heights, with baby boy, 1 (kPTAT92019)

    $25-30/hour gross

    Overview

    This sweet, sweet Brooklyn family is looking for a part-time SmartSitter for their little baby boy who is one on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 11 AM to 6 PM, and a regular Saturday or Sunday from 4 to 10 PM. The would love someone who loves babies and is happy to play with him and keep him engaged and really join their team as an engaging member of their weekly! Please apply if you think you'd be an idea fit!

    It's $25-30/hour gross for 27 hours/week guaranteed. The position will start asap as soon as they find the right fit. Apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    boy, 1: he’s a really big eater (and also a big boy!) He’ll let you know if he’s hungry. He’s an easy baby, he’ll only cry if he’s hungry or tired.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 11 AM to 6 PM, and a regular Saturday or Sunday from 4 to 10 PM.

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  • PART-TIME: $22/hour for 4 hours/week (Tues) 3PM - 6:30/7 PM, 1 girl, 7! (GPTHR9019)

    $22/hour

    Overview

    We have a great June position in Bed-Stuy for all the Brooklyn (or nearby) SmartSitters! The family has a cool 7-year-old girl and is looking for help on Thursdays from 3 PM to 6:30/ 7 PM. They will pick her up from school and take her home, give her a snack, have some down time, and then some play time with her. This sitter will also be responsible for taking this child to her various appointments, ie. ballet ect.

    It's 22/hour 3.5/4 hours/week for June, and $77 to $88/week!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone artistic and creative, who is responsible, has experience with this age and can engage and relate to her. Someone open to coming up with creative projects (especially theater and music). to do with the girl, who is energetic and fun will connect best with her. If you have anyone who has been with you awhile that's great too! Thank you.

    Schedule

    Tuesdays 3-6:30/7pm

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  • PART-TIME: $28-30/hour GROSS for 25 hours/week, Carroll Gardens, one girl, age 2! (fPTCN090919)

    $25

    Overview

    This Carroll Gardens family is looking for a new part-time sitter to care for their 2 year old girl! They have three kids but the sitter will mostly be with the youngest. Simple pickup from Montessori and have fun! The core schedule is Monday through Friday 3-8pm, 25 hours/week guaranteed. It's a straightforward position with a loving family. Apply if this sounds like a good fit for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking for someone with toddler experience who is neat, tidy, and communicative! Someone who can commit to a long-term schedule would be most ideal. Someone who loves this age of children!

    Schedule

    Monday - Thursday 3:00pm - 7:30pm

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  • PART TIME: $25-30/hour for 3 days, 15 hours/week, UES, with two kids ages 1&3.5! (fPTNK083019)

    $25-30/hour

    Overview

    This sweet UES family is looking for some evening help with their two little ones, ages 1 and 3.5! This position should be pretty straight forward as the children will be sleeping for most of the time that you're there! Please apply if you think you'd be the perfect fit!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    This family would love someone to teach the eldest how to draw shapes! Just someone to engage with both of them and have a lot of fun.

    Schedule

    Tuesday/Thursday, 6:00-10:00pm
    Saturday, 4:00-11:00pm

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  • AFTER-SCHOOL: $25-27/hour for 8.5 hours/week, Windsor Terrace, three boys, ages, 4 9 & 11! (fASLW090319)

    $25-27

    Overview

    This busy Windsor Terrace family is looking for an awesome part-time sitter to help with school pickup twice a week! The sitter would mainly be working in tandem with mom to pick up the youngest two from their separate schools, and then going home where you would meet the eldest son (he walks home). After that it'll be homework help, tidying up the boys spaces, and some light meal prep! Someone energized and comfortable with boys will be great! Apply if you think you'd be a great fit for the position.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family would love someone to keep the schedule going with the flow, someone who can help mom keep things moving smoothly! They'd love someone who is comfortable being with all 3 boys at once, is good with homework help, and will engage with the three of them in different ways as they all have different personalities! Someone who can keep calm when things get a little hectic will be appreciated!

    Schedule

    Monday & Thursday 2:45 - 7:00pm

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