For Nannies & Babysitters
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.
This lovely Windsor Terrace family is looking to work with a SmartSitter on Mondays, 3 PM - 8 PM, and Sundays, 4 PM - 8 PM, starting in January, with interviews asap. They have a super duper loving 3 1/2 year old boy. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
The ideal SmartSitter is super warm and affectionate, energetic, confident, and will give him a big hug when you see him at school pick up, and is outgoing with him.
Mondays, 3 PM - 8 PM
Sundays, 4 PM - 8 PM
$18-20/hour ($450-500/week) gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids
A new family in the UWS with two boys, 7 and 4, is looking for an after school SmartSitter to help with pick up and the evening routine! They are quite flexible with the start date and are looking for someone ideally with a teaching background or experience working with kids with ADHD.
It's $450-500/week and 25 hours/week. The position has a very flexible start date.
Someone who is kind, confident, calm, and caring. Someone who can hold their own when needed and can be a friend and confident to the boys. A teaching background or has experience in dealing with ADHD kids would be ideal.
Both parents are home, so the sitter should be comfortable working alongside them and communicating openly.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3:45-8:45 PM.Learn more about this job
We have a lovely TriBeCa family looking for help Monday through Wednesday afternoons, through the beginning of March 2018, and ideally through the school year. They have a fun and active 7-year-old boy who enjoys the park and hanging with his friends. They are looking for someone engaging, reliable, and super fun to spend the afternoons with their son.
It's $25/hour, 9 hours/week, $225/week! The position will begin 1/8, with a Skype or FaceTime interview immediately.
Someone focused, engaging, and organized. Someone who can encourage him to participate in cleaning up. Someone active and proactive. Someone who knows when to be fun and when to be more serious. Someone healthy and nutritious who can pass that along to him and involve him in the prep.
The core schedule is Monday to Wednesday, from 3:15 to 6:15 PM. Flexibility to help a fourth day or stay later on occasion is a plus!Learn more about this job
We have a wonderful evening opportunity with a really sweet and fun 2-year-old boy in the East Village. The family is looking for help from 4:15-7:15 PM, Monday to Friday. They are looking for someone warm, friendly, easygoing, and interested in Montessori techniques.
It's $20/hour, 15 hours/week, $300/week. The position will begin 1/2, with fill in opportunities before the holidays!
Someone patient with a warm and easy going personality to match his. Someone who enjoys taking their time to get home and has a "smell the roses" approach. They follow the REI philosophy which is very much in line with Montessori and Waldorf, so they would ideally like the sitter with some knowledge or at least curiosity about these philosophies and ways of being with children. They are hoping to introduce the Montessori approaches more and more into his day. It would be great if the sitter has an interest in cooking for the boy who is mostly vegetarian - fish and foul are ok. Also, it would be great if this person does not mind light tidying ex. doing the dishes after dinner and tidying up toys after play time.
Someone creative and artistic who wants to join their team. Both parents are in the arts, too!
Monday to Friday, 4:15-7:15 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion.Learn more about this job
This rad Battery Park City family is looking to work with a SmartSitter starting in January with their 7-year-old girl and 8-year-old boy. Do you skateboard and/or rollerskate? Even better! The schedule is Wednesdays, Thursdays, and every other Friday, 2:30 PM - 6:30 PM. $20-25/hour
The family is looking for someone who is energetic, who can set up play dates, and teach the girl how to roller skate and the boy how to skate board in the park. Someone to help with homework and read. If you have a nurturing, positive, upbeat personality, this is great!
Wednesday and Thursday 2:30-6:30 PM plus every other Friday 2:30-6:30 PM with some flexibility.Learn more about this job
$20-25 ($420-525/week) gross
Calling all teeny baby people! We have a wonderful new family in the UES with a baby girl looking for help Mondays and Wednesday, with the potential to add Thursdays into the mix later! They are looking for someone communicative, warm, caring, and proactive about their baby's milestones and development.
It's $20-25/hour, 21 hours/week, $420-525/week gross. The position will begin in January with interviews taking place immediately!
Experienced in infant care and baby nurse care is a plus! CPR certification is required. Someone who is comfortable working alongside either parent from time to time as they both work from home on occasion each week. Someone who is proactive and can come up with their own activities and fun age appropriate games for the baby, especially as she grows. A knowledge of some developmental milestones is a plus! Communication and understanding is paramount.
Recent and ADAP immunization (the family is willing to pay for this).
The core schedule is Monday and Wednesday, from 8 AM to 6:30 PM. There is the potential to add Thursdays in the future! Flexibility to help in the evenings on weekends is a plus!Learn more about this job
$25/hour ($500/week) gross and guaranteed
We have a lovely veteran UES family looking for a new after school SmartSitter. They have worked with several SmartSitters in the past including our own Director of Recruitment, Emma! The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3:30-7:30 PM. This position is primarily with the boy; the younger girl will have her own nanny, and they will be in and out. Flexibility to assist later in the evenings and on full days on occasion is greatly appreciated. They are looking for someone cheerful, fun, engaging, reliable, and flexible to join their team. A background in special needs and/or mental health is a plus! Open communication and a willingness to learn more about and implement their family style is paramount!
It's $25/hour, 20 hours/week, $500/week guaranteed! The position will begin 1/3/2018 with interviews taking place starting next week.
For this position, the family would like someone with some knowledge of / interest in or professional experience (at a school or in a home setting) with special needs and/or mental health. The family is looking for someone who is active, creative, cheerful, loving and fun! Someone comfortable working as a team with a SAHM mom from time to time, yet who can take on the task of caring for the boy independently.
Someone who is fairly adaptable and willing to learn the family's particular approach to praise and discipline. As the boy had some behavioral issues in preschool, they have worked with a behavioral psychologist to manage this and implement new skills and approaches. The techniques they learned continue to be extremely helpful with him and now interacting with our daughter as she matures and appropriately tests limits. They are looking for someone comfortable meeting with this psychologist for training (they other sitters all really enjoy it) and expect them to do their best to be consistent with this approach. An open and flexible approach is best as they learn the flow of the family.
Someone willing to help prepare and clean up from meals for the kids, and help clean up the kid's toys and keep them organized. Someone who likes things tidy and organized is likely to be a better fit.
Please note any experience you may have with ADHD or similar behavioral training.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3:30 PM to 7:30 PM. Flexibility to assist later in the evenings and on full days on occasion is a plus!Learn more about this job
This East Village fam has two high energy daughters, ages 1 and 3! They are looking for help Thursdays, 10 AM - 5 PM, and Fridays, 10 AM - 4 PM. If you are looking for additional hours, they can also offer Tuesdays, 10 AM - 5 PM. They also have two sweet big, old dogs. They are looking for someone who has high energy and is super punctual and reliable and fun. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today! $20/hour, $260-400/week
The family is looking for someone who is funloving, kind, and considerate of children's needs. Someone who has experience in child education is a plus. They are looking for a very attentive sitter who is willing to prepare and execute projects with the children. Spanish speaking is a plus but not a requirement. Someone health conscious is also a plus. The family members are all vegetarians and they all exercise actively. If you are musically inclined this is also a plus, as the 3-year-old is a music lover.
Thursdays, 10 AM to 5 PM
Fridays, 10 AM to 4 PM
Optional (if you're looking for additional hours): Tuesday, 10 AM - 5 PM
There is a flexible start time between 10 AM and 12 PM if needed. The family will also need help on an occasional evening.
$23-25/hour ($379.50-412.50/week), plus reimbursement for transportation
We have a wonderful new opportunity with a TribeCa family Tuesday through Friday. We have worked with them for many years now and they are so wonderful! They have 3 kids, a boy 13, and two girls, 8 and 11. They are looking for someone to help with the afternoon routine, occasionally in tandem with mom who has flexible work hour. Responsibilities including picking up the girls from school in Brooklyn, taking them to their activities or home via subway, helping with some dinner prep and clean up, supervising homework, and being an awesome and positive influence in their lives.
It's $23-25/hour, 16.5 hours/week, $379.50-412.50/week, plus reimbursement for transportation. They are looking for someone to commit through the remainder of the school year, and begin after 1/8!
Someone mature, active, reliable, and responsible person who loves to be around children and is fully comfortable traveling with children on the subway. The boy is on the cusp of being more independent after school and sometimes needs someone to guide him to organize his work and school life. Someone who can gently check in with him and about organizing and managing his heavy school load; he doesn’t respond well to someone asking him the same questions over and over.
Someone who enjoys doing art and crafts with young girls, and is comfortable being with sweet, young adolescent boy. Someone communicative and a team player who is comfortable working on occasion with another sitter or mom and dad. Someone who is aware of social media and doesn’t overshare with the kids is super important.
The core schedule is Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 3-7 PM; Wednesdays, from 3-8:30 PM; and Fridays; from 3-6 PM. Flexibility to help additionally and stay later is a huge plus.Learn more about this job
$20-25/hour ($1080-1350/week) gross
A new UES family is looking for a full-time SmartSitter to join their team! They have two cute (and energetic) boy, 3 years and 6 months old. They are looking for help Monday to Friday, from 7:45/8 AM to 6:30 PM. They do not require much flexibility in the evenings as mom doesn't travel and usually gets home quite promptly. They are looking for someone who can keep the boys engaged and active (the youngest is a fire cracker!), and can be super communicative with the parents and really open to working together with them to help the boys achieve their milestones and learn new things like reading and numbers as they get older!
It's $20-25/hour, 54 hours/week, $1080-1350/week gross, plus an unlimited monthly metrocard. They are open to offering a health care stipend each month as well if the rate is on the lower end of the range. The position will begin after the new year with interviews starting next week!
Engaged, smart, nurturing, fun, social, and energetic. Someone with a fun-loving spirit who can go with the flow and make the kids day fun, however be stern with the kids when needed. Someone who will get on the floor to build a castle with the boys and run around playing pretend games (the oldest boy's current favorite) while also setting boundaries using strategies agreed on and regularly discussed with Mom and Dad. NYC savvy, multiple children nanny experience, reliability, and CPR certification are required. Someone with some background in childhood development and milestones. Someone who can work alongside the parents to help the kids read, count, etc.
Someone communicative who can relay changes ,both good and bad, and anything the school tells the SmartSitter about the oldest boys day or interactions, etc. Also, comfortable setting up and organizing playdates with other classmates and kids in the neighborhood.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 7:45 AM to 6:30 PM. They are pretty good about making it home on time and Mom doesn't usually travel for work, so they do not need a lot of flexibility beyond the normal hours.Learn more about this job
This truly remarkable family is looking to meet a SmartSitter (or perhaps two) who will work with their 16-year-old daughter. She is happy and fun loving and home schooled. She is autistic and has limited speech ability, though pretty extensive written abilities. Your days together will consist of going on adventures all around the city! You will go to museums, the zoo, Central Park, Coney Island, plays, or new exhibits.
Patient, playful, kind, compassionate. Some experience with autistic children a plus, but not necessary. If you have an interest in helping with homeschooling activities, that would be nice but also not necessary. A must is that you're upbeat and can join her in the physical activities she likes such as swimming, bouncing, and water parks. A driver's license and being up for taking her on overnight trips to amusement parks would be great once the trust level is there.
Aside: If you have any knowledge of Rapid Prompting Method (RPM) and/or interest in working with it, this is a plus!
Monday, 10 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday, 10 AM - 6 PM
Every other Friday, 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday, 10 AM - 6 PM
Sunday, 10 AM - 6 PM
***If you would prefer to work only the weekend or only Monday, Wednesday, and every other Friday, feel free to apply and include your ideal preferred schedule.***
$20/hour ($900-950/week) gross, plus healthcare stipend
We have a great new full-time position in Brooklyn Heights with two kids, 1 and 4.5 years old. They are looking for an experienced, fun, warm, open, and communicative SmartSitter to join their team for the weekly routine. The SmartSitter will primarily be responsible for the younger girl, and occasionally working alongside mom with the older boy as well.
It's $20/hour, 45-47.5 hours/week, $900-950/week, plus a monthly HEALTHCARE stipend! The position will begin after the new year, with interviews starting immediately!
Someone educated with at least a few years of experience with small children/toddlers. Someone fun, engaging, warm, and active. An interest in nutrition and healthy cooking is preferred. Someone who is big on manners, interpersonal interactions, and answering the age old question, "Why?" Someone communicative and open with the parents. Comfortable working alongside mom who is self employed.
Their current nanny (who is sadly leaving them to start her own family) speaks to the kids with respect and as a responsible and intelligent person who does understand more than people might think. She has a gentle approach to boundaries and discipline while honoring the kid's humanity and capabilities. She never shied away from explaining things in an intelligent way; she didn't dumb things down for him. She has really helped the boy to help connect his feelings to language and they would like this to continue with their new person.
They have a strict no personal cell phone usage policy when with the children.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 8:30 AM to 5:30/6 PM, with flexibility for evenings (ideally one evening per week, though no fixed night and scheduled a week in advanced) and occasional weekend hours.Learn more about this job
$20-25/hour ($400-500/week) gross
We have a wonderful opportunity with a family in Hoboken who is looking for their first ever SmartSitter. They are looking for someone to join their team and be a really super positive influence on their girls while maintaining the after school routine. Someone proactive, fun, engaging, active, and who has a keen eye for detail is ideal. Their girls are super fun and both coming into their own as young women!
It's $20-25/hour, 20 hours/week, $400-500/week gross. The position will begin ideally at the first of the new year with meeting starting immediately.
Someone who wants to join their team and be like a right hand to the parents, carrying out their parenting style and being a super positive role model for the girls. Someone warm, caring, responsible, and proactive. Someone who has good judgement, strong communication, positive reinforcement, etc. Someone who can engage the girls in conversations about their feelings and guide them via the parents philosophy. Someone trustworthy, safe, and cautious. Someone proactive with a keen eye for detail. Someone who will encourage the girls to take responsibility for their own chores, etc. Someone who is health oriented, active, and emotionally open as well. Artsy and creative types are a plus! Experience with sisters or sibling is a plus, too! Send
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 2:30-6:30 PM. Flexibility to assist with later evenings or full days on occasion is a plus!Learn more about this job
$21-25/hour ($420-525/week) gross
We have a great new after school opportunity in Cobble Hill with three kids; boy/girl 11-year-old twins, and a 6-year-old girl. They are looking for someone to join their team and help manage the kids after school routine. They are looking for someone with very strong organization skills, patience, reliability, and a fun personality. Their ideal sitter knows when to have fun and when to be more serious and be sure the kids complete their tasks and homework. Someone with a teaching, tutoring, or education background is a plus!
It's $21-25/hour, 20 hours/week, $420-500/week. The position has a flexible January start. Interviews will take place on evenings and weekends.
Someone who is a highly organized, capable sitter with experience taking care of multiple children. An active sitter who is a keen multitasker for three kids with their homework to manage! Someone be fun-loving, creative and has a great sense of humor. Someone comfortable assisting sixth-graders with their challenging homework, keeping them on schedule and keeping the place organized. They follow a tight schedule and need someone who is energetic and a self-starter. They are hoping their SmartSitter will become a mentor and friend to their kids as they navigate their various social and academic challenges.
Someone who can think quickly on their feet with tricks up your sleeve to assist in the sometimes chaotic and fast-paced environment of their home is essential. The position requires the sitter to be an excellent communicator and a warm and loving person. Comfort working alongside a parent who often works from home is important as well. They should be comfortable taking the lead and not relying on the parent who is there. Someone who is fully comfortable helping prep light meals and has a health oriented approach. Help with light household responsibilities such as the kid's laundry, tidying up after prep and dinner time, etc. is required.
They are a very supportive family and want their person to succeed. Ultimately, they are looking for someone to be an extension of their family and be their trusted right hand. They are currently we are in Carroll Gardens/Cobble Hill and are moving to Ditmas Park in March
Tutoring or teaching experience is a plus!
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3:15 to 7:15 PM. Flexibility to stay later and help with additional hours is a plus!Learn more about this job
$20-23/hour (flexible between 15 and 20 hours)
This lovely UES family is looking for a SmartSitter to work with their 1 1/2-year-old boy!
The family is hoping to find someone who will be with us for at least a year to help with the transition of this new baby coming (though no formal commitment required). Energetic, loving, make scrambled eggs for him or something simple, kindness, willingness to run around at the playground #yestomannies
Infant experience is a plus, but not a requirement. Once the baby is born, comfortable with a bottle, changing diapers
The schedule is flexible, 3 or 4 afternoons/week (SmartSitter's choice), amongst Monday through Thursday.
It will be 15-20 hours/week, between 1 PM and 7 PM, most likely in a 4-hour shift per afternoon. In other words, 1-5, 2-6, or 3-7.
We have a wonderful returning family looking a new after school sitter after the departure of their long-term SmartSitter! The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-7/7:30 PM, with flexibility to stay later 1-2 times/week. They have two wonderful kids, a girl, 7, and a boy, 5. They are such great kids and really get along with someone who is calm and easy going while still being able to be organized and quick on their feet. Someone reliable, fun, and imaginative who can have a great time with the kids after school is also paramount.
The core schedule will begin ASAP. Interviews will start this weekend. Please note your full availability for a meeting at their home!
They are looking for a reliable, fun, and imaginative SmartSitter who can have a great time with the kids after school. Being creative with hiding veggies is a big plus! Someone who is calm and easy going while still being able to be organized and quick on their feet.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-7/7:30 PM, with flexibility to stay later 1-2 times/week. Additional flexibility to help on sick days and school holidays is a plus!Learn more about this job
This super kind UWS family is looking to work with a SmartSitter Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 2:30 PM - 6:30 PM, and every other Friday, 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM. They have a kind, loving, friendly, and playful 9-year-old boy. $20-25/hour #yestomannies
Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
The family is looking for someone who is outgoing, energetic but calm, articulate, patient, and creative. They are looking for someone who is engaged, energetic, firm and also nurturing. They are looking for someone who is able to reign him in and also give him warmth and affection, someone who will communicate with mom openly and freely, someone who can help with his structure, and someone who likes dogs! The family has a pool - if you can swim and can go swimming with him once or twice/week that would be great. #yestomannies
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 2:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Every other Friday, 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Occasionally the boy will have after school until 4 or 4:30 PM, typically on Tuesday or Thursday. In this case, the day may shift a little later or there may be some household responsibilities prior to school pick up.
$20/hour ($700/week) gross and guaranteed
We have a new part-time position in BK Heights with an adorable 1.5-year-old girl. The family is looking for someone who can help with childcare and PA work. They are really looking for a right hand to assist with childcare and their home as they are both full-time working parents.
It's $20/hour, 35 hours/week guaranteed, $750/week gross and guaranteed. The start date is flexible in the first of the year, with interviews beginning in the weeks to come.
Someone very reliable, engaging, punctual, and trustworthy. They are looking for someone proactive and detail oriented who can think quick on their feet and take charge of the home when they are not there. Someone who requires little direction once they have a good sense of how things work. Someone who can join their team and bond with the girl. Someone comfortable caring for the dogs as well.
Spanish speaking is a plus.
The core schedule is Tuesday and Wednesday, from 730 AM to 630 PM; Monday and Thursday, about 8-9 flexible hours/day; with optional short Friday.
Flexibility to stay later, typically on Wednesdays, until 9 or 9:30 PM, and to shift the schedule on occasion is a plus!
$25/hour ($1250/week) gross and guaranteed
We have a wonderful FULL-TIME opportunity in the UES with two boys, 1 and 4! They are really fun and super active little guys. They just moved to the city and they are having a great time. They are a really sweet family looking for someone reliable, fun, engaging, communicative, and CPR certified to join their team. The schedule would be Monday to Friday, from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Someone with any teaching or nursery experience is a huge plus! They are looking for someone who can be a fun playmate with the boys while keeping them safe and engaged.
It's $25/hour, 50 hours/week, $150/week gross and GUARANTEED. They are offering paid vacation, two weeks to be taken at the nanny's choice and two weeks to be taken while they are away. The income will be guaranteed for any other vacations the family takes and doesn't need the sitter. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit.
Someone reliable, fun, engaging, communicative, and CPR certified to join their team. Someone with experience potty training ora willingness to assist with this for the youngest boy. Experience helping develop reading skills and a willingness to talk a lot to the younger boy :). Experience with nursery teaching and nannying qualifications is a plus! Someone active and energetic who can keep up with the other varied needs of two small, energetic, and fast-developing boys.
Someone with a positive and easy going spirit who really enjoy hanging out with the boys. They'd like the boys to regard their nanny as a friend and playmate rather than a restrictor while keeping boundaries and being firm when needed. Someone communicative who is open to learning their style.
The core schedule si Monday to Friday, from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
Flexibility to assist on occasion for weekends. VERY occasionally they may ask a nanny to come with them on a holiday from time to time.
$20-25/hour ($900-1250/week) gross
We have a lovely West Village family looking for a new full-time nanny following the addition of their new baby boy! The position would be primarily with the baby at first (the older boy has a sitter in the afternoons), and would likely transition to both boys later. The older boy is a fun and very active 6-year-old boy who goes to school in the neighborhood, enjoys a cool swim from time to time, and is adjusting to the new baby. They are looking for help Monday to Friday, from 8 or 9 AM to 6 PM, with flexibility to stay later on occasion or come earlier is super helpful!
The older boy is in OT and PT, so someone with this experience would be great! Also, someone super engaging, fully willing to help him learn new things, and who is ok answering "Why?" a lot is a huge plus!
The position will begin in mid-December or January. It's $20-25/hour, 45-50 hours/week, $900-1250/week gross! Interviews will begin immediately!
Someone with infant and toddler experience; the balance of attention and fun is so important. They are hoping someone can transition into their nanny for both boys down the line when the baby is a bit older. CPR certification is a must. Someone warm and caring who wants to grow with their family and can even help the oldest boy adjust to the big change of adding another baby. Someone energetic, fun, has a keen eye for organization, and is proactive who can go with the flow if things shift. Someone open and communicative. Right now they are trying to get him on a more regular 3-hour eating period followed by sleeping. It's not super rigid, but would like someone very communicative who can keep them updated on his development and progress.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 8 or 9 AM to 6 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion or come earlier is super helpful!Learn more about this job
$20-22/hour ($20/hour ideally)
This family is especially near and dear to us as the mom was Dara's babysitter from when she was a kid! She was a super wonderful babysitter (Dara's favorite!) and of course, is a fabulous mom! The family lives in Gramercy and has two sweet boys, ages 3 and 7. They love playing board games, doing arts and crafts, playing dress up, and playing with trains. The family is looking for after school help starting in January through the school year or as long as possible! Monday through Friday, 2:30/3 PM - 6/7 PM, 20-25 hours/week, $20-22/hr #yestomannies
Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
The family is looking to work with someone engaging, someone who wants to play, is nice, playful, has a happy disposition, is flexible and go with the flow, and can be silly with them. #yestomannies
Monday through Friday, 2:30/3 PM until 6 or 7 PM.
The family can guarantee a minimum of 20 hours per week and a typical week will be 20-25 hours.
We have a great part-time position in Brooklyn Heights with two kids, 4 and 8! They are looking for help Monday to Thursday, from 1 to 7 PM. They are looking for someone bright, engaged, articulate, and a proactive thinker who can plan ahead for what the week will bring. They have two fun and loving school aged kids, 4 and 8.
It's $20/hour, 24-32.5 hours/week, $480-715/week. The position will begin after the new year, and interviews will start immediately!
hey are looking for someone bright, engaged, articulate, and a proactive thinker who can plan ahead for what the week will bring. Someone who will keep the kids engaged, who seeks out fun activities with them/for them, can cultivate relationships with the other babysitters to make playdates and co-plan activities. The kids fully take advantage of the city and all it offers and we'd like someone who embraces that as well. And of course someone the family can trust completely - to look out for the kids of course, but also the home, and help everyone stay on top of all the details of their lives. Their scheduling is complex, so they need someone detail oriented and be on top of the little things with the kids at home and their schedule.
Someone who can be fun, yet firm when needed and keep boundaries.
Italian speaking is a plus! Expereince with allergies is a plus!
Monday to Thursday, from 12:30/1 to 7 PM. The family is also willing to add Fridays, from 12:30/1 to 7 PM, if a candidate is looking for more hours. Flexibility to help with full days from 9-7 PM, if the kids are out of school.Learn more about this job
$20-25/hour for live out -OR- $450-600/weekend for live-in
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We have a great family in the Village looking for an every other weekend SmartSitter to have fun with their two boys, 7 and 11! The are open to live-in or live-out as it works best for the sitter. They do have separate and private accommodations available for the person. The youngest boy has mild developmental delay, yet he is super creative and loves drawing, so anyone who will engage him in any and all creative projects, etc. will do great with him! No formal special needs or education is required.
It's $20-25/hour for live-out, $450-600/week for live-in. Please note which schedule you prefer. Interviews will begin immediately!
The sitter should be creative, full of energy, imagination, kindness, and patience. Someone creative who wants to share that with the kids. Someone who speaks to kids like they are adults and communicates with them clearly and effectively. Someone super fun and energetic. A sunny disposition who loves being outside and can throw a ball around or run around with them is ideal as well.
The core schedule is typically every other weekend. For live-in, the schedule would be Friday, from 5:30 PM, to Sunday evening or Monday morning as it works best for the sitter/family.
If live out, the core schedule would be Saturday and Sunday, from 8 AM to 6 PM.
The family can be flexible with live-in or live-out. They have a spare room with private accommodations in their home. Please note which schedule you are applying for!
$20-$22/hour ($950-1045/week), plus metro north reimburse or gas reimbursement
We have a great FULL-TIME opportunity in Westchester with an adorable 17-month-old boy. The family is looking for someone kind, gentle, and experience with a background in childhood education to help with the daily routine. They would be in charge of his full care and help him with his developmental milestones.
It's $20-22/hour, plus reimbursement for Metro North or gas if you drive 47.5 hours/week, and $950-1045/week. They are hoping to have someone start in January, with a few transition days in December.
Someone patient and understanding. CPR/First Aid certified or is willing to undergo training. Willing to follow a schedule, take direction, and who will happily give updates to the family. Someone kindhearted, gentle disposition, patient, and has an energy that meshes well with that of a toddler. Someone who can prep his meals and tidy up after.
A background in Early childhood education, or someone who has taken a few classes. Someone willing to create a loose curriculum, with art projects, reading, gross/fine motor skill work (through play). They are looking for someone to build his confidence. They are big on his social and emotional development. Someone comfortable scheduling playdates and getting to know the kids in their new neighborhood to foster this development.
Someone with a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.
The schedule is Monday to Friday, from 8:30 AM to 6 PM.Learn more about this job
This lovely Bed-Stuy family is looking to meet their new SmartSitter to work with their two boys, ages 3 and 5, starting in January. The position is 12 hours/week and $20-25/hour.
Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
From mom and dad, "We would love an energetic sitter who is really warm and loving and enjoys bringing out the best in our kids - someone who likes to dance, sing, read, play and color. If you play piano this is a plus! If you're into dancing this is also a plus." #yestomannies
The position will be 4 flex weekdays (SmartSitter's choice!), three days at 3:30 PM - 6:30 PM and one day 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM. There will be occasional later nights booked in advance (in case parents both have work events or a date night.) The family is also open to offering weekend hours when they have an event.
Extra hours would occur approximately twice per month.
This Washington Square Park family is looking for someone smart and creative to spend quality time with their intelligent, independent, delightful 5-year-old boy. They are looking for someone who can come early and help with meal prep, his laundry, and other household management tasks before his pick up from after school activities. They are also looking for someone who can incorporate teachable moments and fun education activities into his days. A second language is strongly preferred as well.
The schedule is Monday to Friday, 3-8 PM, with one flexible night until 11 PM. To add hours to the schedule, the family is willing to have someone help on a weekend day, 10-6 PM, and they are willing to guarantee the hours each week. *Please note if you are open to any weekend hours, even occasionally, in your application*
The rate is $30-32/hour, 28-36 hours/week guaranteed, $840-1188/week The family describe themselves as progressive, equal rights activists, and feminists, and they also don't have any sugar in the household. Please apply today if you're interested! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit!
Mature, responsible, educated, thoughtful, learning-oriented, a good listener, creative, and full of ideas. Able to plan meals, make big meals so they can use some for his lunch the next day or for the parents to eat as well, take him on outings, and do other learning based activities with him. Someone who can set up teachable moments. "Today we're going to research dinosaurs." The family is looking for someone who will engage with him in an adult way.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, 3-8 PM, with one flexible night until 11 PM. To add hours to the schedule, the family is willing to have someone help on a weekend day, 10-6 PM.
**Please note if you are open to any weekend hours, even occasionally, in your application**
$17/hr, or $36k/yr + benefits!
We are hiring a Flex Part-Time or Full-Time Client Director in our Union Square office! The position is during business hours and can be flexible 25-40 hours per week! Yay? Yes? If so, we would absolutely love to hear from you!
***Do you have a friend who might be interested? Have them email firstname.lastname@example.org with a cover letter and resume to apply! Subject: Temp is My Jam!***
***In your application, please include your current working availability and ideal working schedule, as well as any flexibility you may have, and when you can start!***
We're looking for someone who thrives in a fast paced work environment, knows how to be part of a team and also how to get into their own zone and knock things out; a trailblazer who is eager to meet the growing demand of our current families and is energized by new opportunities like event coordination and pursuing business partnerships; a professional multitasker with an upbeat, positive energy who is great at juggling and takes pride in never dropping the proverbial ball!
If you're a hard-working, super responsible, tech-savvy individual who is more excited than stressed out by working under a time crunch, who loves kids (we know you do!) and also enjoys working with grown-ups who drink delicious coffee, eat tasty baked goods, and occasionally break out into song, we might be the perfect fit for you!
Skills and Qualifications:
4 year college degree
Prompt communication skills, both written and verbal
Great e-mail tone and phone voice
Awesome time management skills
Detail-oriented and impeccable follow through
Tech savvy, comfortable working on a macbook
Graphic design skills a plus but not required
The position is at our Union Square office. If you're working full-time, it will be Monday through Friday, 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM. You'll have an hour off each day for lunch or errands and can occasionally leave early on lighter volume days.
If you'd like to work part-time, there's LOTS of flexibility as long as it's mostly during regular biz hours. One possible option could be the following:
Monday, 11 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday, 12 PM - 6 PM
Thursday, 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday, 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
This Harlem family has two girls, ages 10 and 12, and a brand new puppy! The family is looking for help Monday through Friday, 4 PM - 7 PM, $20/hour.
Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
The family is looking to work with someone easygoing, happy, comfortable with the pup and with cooking responsibilities, and open to helping around the house. #mustlovedogs
Monday through Friday, 4 PM - 7 PMLearn more about this job
$20-29/hour, $600-1450/week + health insurance + metro card!
This family is super lovely and they are looking for someone who can run the household smoothly while mom and dad are at work. The position is Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM - 6 PM, and the boys, 6 and 7, are in school from 8:15 AM to 3:15 PM. The family is also flexible to have the schedule be Monday to Friday from 7:30-11 AM, then again from 3 to 6 PM, with occasional later night. There are errands and cooking and laundry in here, and also a little down time. Then you'll have school pick up, and after school activities, fun play time, overseeing homework, and dinner, and then mom and dad come home at 6 PM. The rate is $20-29/hour, $1000-1450/week + health insurance and a metro card! The family's ideal rate range is $1000-1100/week and they are flexible for a higher rate range depending on your comfort level with household management responsibilities.
Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
The ideal person has lots of energy, provides structure and reminds children of good behavior and manners but isn't too harsh. The family is looking for someone who likes art projects, is always up for a new adventure, and is very responsible and pays attention to details. #yestomannies
The position is Monday through Friday, 7:30/7:45 AM -to 6 PM with an occasional later night (and sometimes there is flexibility for a later start in the morning).
**The family is also flexible to have the schedule be Monday to Friday from 7:30-11 AM, then again from 3 to 6 PM, with occasional later night. In the summer, the family is looking for more flexibility to work full days and occasionally travel with the family. There is also flexibility to have a few days start at 12 and go through to 6 PM.
$20-23.50/hour ($1000-1269/week) gross. **When the second baby is born they will offer a rate increase up to $24-25/hour.
We have a great new FULL-TIME opportunity in Clinton Hill, BK, with a 4-month-old boy (and a baby-to-be in April!). They are moving from CA and looking for someone great to join their growing family. The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 8 AM to 6 PM. Plus, Saturday or Sunday, for 3-4 hours depending on availability. Additionally flexibility to stay over with the child when mother is traveling out of town for work is required. The SmartSitter will have their own bedroom, bathroom, and kitchenette.
They are ideally looking for a bilingual Spanish/English speaker to have full charge of the child/ren during the day and help with light household tasks such as the family's laundry and keeping the child/ren's supplies stocked, etc. Someone fun, super engaging, and active who can help with their developmental milestones!
It's $20-23.5/hour to start ($24-25/hour when the second baby arrives), 50-54 hours/week, $1000-1269/week gross to start. They are offering two weeks paid vacation as well! The position will begin ASAP with interview taking place immediately.
Ideally, the SmartSitter is bilingual in English and Spanish. Able to handle a very curious and active child. Has experience working at a Montessori or pre-school would be very helpful. Helping him learn the alphabet, numbers and arts and crafts. Someone outdoorsy and take initiative to take the child'ren to playgrounds, on walks, and indoor activities in winter. Someone attentive and reliable about his nutrition as he is an allergic baby and should be fed nutritious meals to make up for what he is missing. Someone willing to learn how to us an epi pen and read the first signs of an allergic reaction.
Someone flexible in terms of timing as both parents travel and have high stress jobs.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 8 AM to 6 PM. Plus, Saturday or Sunday, for 3-4 hours depending on availability.
Flexibility to stay over with the child when mother is traveling out of town for work is required. The SmartSitter will have their own bedroom, bathroom, and kitchenette.
$20/hour, $400/week + $20 gas reimbursement/week
This is a super lovely family we worked with in New York for years and now they've moved to sunny Los Angeles and they're looking to hire a SmartSitter Monday through Friday, 3/4 PM - 7/8 PM, plus additional hours here and there. They have the coolest, most awesome, sweetest, most wonderful, artsy, smart, funny, fabulous 5-year-old girl. They also have two super cute pups, King Charles Spaniels. The ideal rate is $20/hour and there may be a little flexibility there. The position starts within the next couple of weeks. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
Candidate should be energetic. A very responsible big sibling vibe with a lot of common sense and a creative spark. Impeccable driving record, should be able to cook and must love dogs. Someone who really engages with the 5-year-old for the fill time they're together. Someone who is completely responsible and focused on this awesome 5-year-old. The family is looking for someone who is an extension of the family.
The regular schedule is Monday through Friday, four hours/day, 3 or 4 PM - 7 or 8 PM (20 hours/week).
The family will need coverage occasional full days when school is closed and occasional evening/weekend date nights. If you're flexible, this is a huge plus!
We have a wonderful full-time opportunity in TriBeCa with 3 young kids and their after school SmartSitter! The family is looking for someone fun, smart, engaging, and super active to join their team. The schedule is Monday to Friday, 7:15 AM to 6/7 PM. Flexibility to travel with the family 6-8 week throughout the year is also a huge plus!
The SmartSitter would be sharing some responsibilities with the after school SmartSitter, however they would be primarily in charge of the day to day.
It's $1750-1800/week gross! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit, with interviews taking place IMMEDIATELY.
Someone energetic, organized, super engaging, experienced. Someone who has a wide range of experience with kids in the toddler and early school aged groups. Someone flexible to grow with the family who is comfortable with household errands and PA work.
Someone who can do fun science activities or arts and crafts with the kids
Monday to Friday, 7:15 AM to 6/7 PM. Flexibility to assist later in the evenings or on weekend, plus very occasional travel is a huge plus!Learn more about this job
$20-25/hour (Please apply at the lowest rate you feel comfortable.)
This lovely Park Slope mom met another SmartFamily and SmartSitter at the Park Slope food co-op, and after learning more about the network, she reached out right away and is so very excited to meet a SmartSitter she can work with each week! The family is looking to hire someone Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 10 AM - 5:30/6 PM to work with their musical, sweet almost 1-year-old boy. $20-25/hour
Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
From mom and dad, "We are looking for a calm, creative, energetic, happy, positive energy individual willing to encourage our child to explore his creative side. An artist or musician is a huge plus. Someone with a interest or background in Waldorf method in childcare is ideal. We do not want to encourage screen use so we request that no cell phone or television is used. If you play an instrument or sing is a huge plus! Please do not use screens as a tool. We encourage creative free play."
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10-5:30/6
An extra day here and there or one weekend day here and there would be a huge plus!
This lovely UWS family is looking to work with a new full-time SmartSitter Monday through Thursday, 8 or 8:30 AM until 5:30 or 6 PM. They have a social 7-year-old boy and teeny 5-month old boy. $20-25/hour, $800-1000/week. #yestomannies
Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
The family is looking for someone who loves being with a baby and is also comfortable working with a 7-year-old. They are looking to work with someone who is comfortable walking to/from school a couple times/week. They are looking for someone who is looking to make a longer term, multiyear commitment. Someone warm, kind, chatty, and engaged is ideal. #yestomannies
Monday through Thursday, 8 or 8:30 AM to 5:30 or 6 PM, 40 hours/week regularlyLearn more about this job
$250/day, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids or to the Hamptons.
We have an amazing Saturday overnight position in TriBeCa with two fun, active, and imaginative girl, 3 and 6! They are looking for a smart, engaging, warm and energetic SmartSitter to join their team. The SmartSitter would help from Saturday at 4 PM, to Sunday at 11 AM. Plus, going to the Hamptons one weekend a month.
It's $250/day for overnights! The position begins immediately! Please note your availability to meet with them this week.
Someone who is creative and fun who can be energetic and keep pace with them. Drama and theater backgrounds are a plus! Open communication is key with this family. Someone who would love them to do craft projects or acting games, etc. Additionally, someone who is willing to help with my girls with reading in both English and Spanish is a huge plus!
Someone who can balance the household management tasks and childcare, being sure to engaging the girls and keep them happy. Someone who can foster some independence and learning moments with the girls.
The youngest is having a harder time with discipline at the moment, so someone willing to implement the OT strategies and communicate any necessary information to the parents. This is super important!
Overnights, from Saturday at 4 PM, to Sunday at 11 AM. Plus, going to the Hamptons one weekend a month.Learn more about this job
This amazing Harlem family has not one, not two, not three, but four kids all under the age of 6! Mom is very actively involved and sweet and responsibilities will all be split up with her. The position schedule is flex as long as you are fluent in Spanish! $30/hour
Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
The family is looking for a SmartSitter who speaks Spanish who is interested in helping continue the children's bilingual journey. The family doesn't have any other family nearby so they are looking someone who will really be kind to the children and really care about them.
Any availability; please include your availability in your applicationLearn more about this job
$25/hour ($375/week for 15 hours/week)
This super lovely UWS family has a 3-month-new baby girl and they are looking to work with a SmartSitter 2 flex afternoons/week, (SmartSitter's choice: any two weekdays, Monday through Thursday), 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM, $25/hour. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
The SmartSitter should have lots of infant care experience, CPR certification, and experience with adopted children is a plus. There is a small friendly dog in the household, so the SmartSitter must like pets. If you have experience introducing new foods over time and general growth stages are also great. Lastly, if you have any experience helping with attachment, this is a plus. #yestomannies
The core schedule is 2 flex weekdays, Monday through Thursday, 12:30 PM - 5:30 PM.
Flexibility to stay later on occasion with advanced and if you are available 1-2 times/month for a full day, 8 AM - 5 PM, this would be a plus!
***In your application, please include your ideal 2 working days as well as additional flexibility you may have.
This busy UES family is looking to hire a SmartSitter to work with them on Monday through Friday, 2 PM - 8 PM, with their three bright and energetic kids, two boys, ages 10 and 9, and a 5-year-old girl. $25/hour, $750/week. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!
***If you are flexible to work on Saturdays occasionally and have additional flexibility, the family could guarantee 40 hours/week at $1000/week. If this is the case, please include it in your application.***
super energetic, likes playing sports, playful, positive attitude, good values, honest, college educated (background in education/social work/early childhood development is a plus), at least 3 years of prior childcare experience with multiple children, must be very organized, prompt and tidy, will always have child’s safety as top priority, will be professional and mature, will be a good communicator and relay all day-to-day and any issues to parents, must be responsible and dependable, someone loving, kind, gentle, thoughtful, smart, capable, and eager to work hard, must be a team player, upbeat, energetic, patient, and dependable with a good sense of humor, must be confident, and anticipate the needs of the family and children. Mom doesn’t like to micromanage. Must be willing to do light tidying, laundry and run errands.
The core schedule is Monday through Friday, 2 PM - 8 PM
***If you are flexible to work on Saturdays occasionally and have additional flexibility, the family could guarantee 40 hours/week at $1000/week.***