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  • PART-TIME: Carroll Gardens, 24 hours/week, $20-25/hour, with teeny baby girl, 1 month! kPTAS52318

    $20-25/hour ($480-600/week) gross

    Overview

    A wonderful new family in Carroll Gardens is looking for a new mother's helper to assist with their newborn baby girl, their day to day, and their pup! The core schedule is Monday to Thursday, 11 AM or 12 PM to 5 or 6 PM. They can be somewhat flexible with the hours from time to time.

    The ideal candidate is fun and easy going, up to date (or willing to get) a Tdap and flu shot, CPR certified, loves babies and pups, and flexible to assist around the house or with errands while mom is with the baby and dad is working from home.

    It's $20-25/hour for 24 hours/week. The position will begin as soon as possible.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone with newborn experience who is fun and easy going. Someone who can remain centered and calm while there is a little bit of chaos -- mom and dad both work from home, so sometimes there's a lot going on. They do prefer to keep things on a schedule and are looking for someone who is comfortable learning and adapting to their preferences with the baby's care and their home. Someone who loves dogs is paramount as well, as is an up to date Tdap and flu vaccines or be willing to get them.
    Someone who can be a real team member with the parents to research classes and activities in the area. Someone with experience with sleep training and setting schedules.

    Schedule

    Monday to Thursday, 11 AM or 12 PM to 5 or 6 PM. They can be somewhat flexible with the hours from time to time.

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  • SHORT-TERM FULL-TIME: Flatiron, $20/hour, with teeny baby girl, 3 months! #yestomannies! kFTCP52118

    $20/hour ($1000/week) gross

    Overview

    We have a SHORT-TERM full-time position in Flatiron with an adorable 3-month-old girl. They family is looking for help Monday to Friday, 8:30-6:30 PM, with some flexibility. The commitment will be through August 2018 at first and potentially longer.

    It's $20/hour, 50 hours/week, and $1000/week! The position will begin in July or August!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who loves babies and follows a schedule. The girl loves music and loves it when someone talks and reads to her. Someone reliable and communicative with the parents who is very punctual. CPR certified. Someone very engaging and fun who can anticipate her needs and read her through their time together.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM.

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  • PART-TIME: DUMBO/Ditmas Park, TWR full days, $20-25/hour, with baby boy, 9 months! kJB52218

    $20-25/hour ($660-825/week) gross

    Overview

    A new family in Dumbo (moving to Ditmas Park in the fall) is looking for a part-time nanny Tuesday through Thursday from 7 or 8 AM to 6 PM, for their adorable 9-month-old son. They are looking for someone to join their team and work with them to help their son achieve his developmental milestones and engage him in fun and age appropriate activities.

    It's $20-25/hour gross for 30-33 hours/week! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone energetic, active and able to play on the floor with the boy and keep up with a very active 9-month-old. Someone loving and with background in childhood education and who understands the developmental milestones of these age groups is a plus. Someone who is communicative and can keep on the same page with mom and dad. CPR certified is a must.

    Schedule

    7/8 AM - 6 PM, on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Flexibility to stay later or help on weekends occasionally.

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  • SHORT-TERM PART-TIME: Flatiron, $20-25/hour, 14 hours/week, with baby girl, 3 months. #yestomannies! kPTCP52118

    $20-25/hour

    Overview

    We have a wonderful and FLEXIBLE part-time position in Flatiron with an adorable 3-month-old girl. They family is looking for help Tuesday and Wednesday, from 2-6/630 PM, and Friday, from 2-8:30 PM, however they can be FLEXIBLE with the schedule for the right candidate. Please note your preferred availability in your application. The SmartSitter would be working alongside mom while she is still on maternity leave.

    It's $20-25/hour, 14 hours/week, and $280-350/week! The position will begin in mid-June!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who loves babies and follows a schedule. The girl loves music and loves it when someone talks and reads to her. Someone reliable and communicative with the parents who is very punctual. CPR certified. Someone very engaging and fun who can anticipate her needs and read her through their time together.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Tuesday and Wednesday, from 2-6/630 PM, and Friday, from 2-8:30 PM. They can be FLEXIBLE with the schedule for the right candidate. Please note your preferred availability in your application.

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  • PART-TIME: Midtown East, T-F, 16 hours/week, $25/hour, with boy, 10! #yestomannies! kPTBCD51518

    $25/hour ($400/week gross)

    Overview

    We have a wonderful Midtown East family looking for their next awesome SmartSitter. The schedule is Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 2:30 PM to 6:30 PM. They have a shy, but sweet 10-year-old boy. They are looking for someone even tempered who can help with school pick, taking him to after school activities, occasional meal prep and help with his laundry, homework supervision, and having a fun time with him!

    It's $25/hour, 16 hours/week, $400/week! The position will begin 6/25, with interviews will begin next week. Please note your availability after 5:30/6 PM in the week.

    #yestomannies!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    They are looking for someone responsible and kind. Someone who can help with his homework and keep him on track with his school work. Someone who can help him with strategies for keeping focus, etc. Someone who can help ease him out of his shell, but is more even-tempered themselves. Someone reliable, nice, and active.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is 2:30-6:30/7 PM, Tuesdays through Fridays, with later nights on occasion. Flexibility to help on full days for school holidays or sick days is a plus!

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  • PART-TIME: UES, MWF, 12-6 PM, $25/hour, with boy, 1! kPTNC51518

    $25/hour

    Overview

    We have a new part-time opportunity in the UES with a 1-year-old boy. The family is looking for a new SmartSitter to assist Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 12-6 PM. Additional flexibility to stay on occasion or come earlier is a plus, too. They are looking for someone to work alongside mom while she is in and out of the house and take the boy to activities, the park, and playdates!

    It's $25/hour for 18 hours/week! The position will begin 6/1!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone with early childhood daycare or preschool experience who will keep him engaged and always learning. A bilingual Mandarin speak would be a plus!

    Schedule

    Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 12-6 PM. Flexibility to stay on occasion or come earlier is a plus!

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  • PART-TIME FLEX: Flatiron, $25-30/hr, 12 FLEX hours/week, with boy, 16 months! kMAH51518

    $25-30/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a wonderful returning family in Flatiron looking for part-time help 4 hours/day for 3 days/week, typically in the afternoons and early evenings. They can be somewhat FLEXIBLE for the right candidate if you have standing conflicts. They have an adorable boy, 16 months, who is super alert and loves to be engaged. They are looking for their next SmartSitter to help while mom is working from home and out running errands.

    It's $25-30/hour, 12 hours/week, $240-360/week. The position will be ASAP.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    An experienced babysitter or nanny with the energy and willingness to go the extra mile to engage an alert and curious toddler. CPR certification is a plus. Someone confident, a team player, warm, engaging, and communicative.

    Schedule

    The family is looking for help 4 hours/day on 3 days/week, typically in the afternoons and early evenings.

    An interest in occasional date night babysitting is a plus.

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  • SHORT-TERM AFTER SCHOOL: UWS, $20/hour, 15 hours/week, with boy, 5! kASJS51518

    $20/hour

    Overview

    A new family on the UWS is looking for a part-time sitter to assist with after school pick up for their 5-year-old boy. He is super sporty and loves to be active. The sitter will be working alongside the family's full-time nanny who cares for their younger son.

    It's $20/hour, 15 hours/week, and will begin 5/21! Please apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who will read with him and have him do spelling and who can play sports with him. Someone trustworthy who will engage him and chat with him.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 2:30 - 5:30 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion is a plus!

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: UWS, $400-500/week GUARANTEED, with really fun girl, 8! kASMS5118

    $20-25/hour, plus reimbursement for travel with the child

    Overview

    We have a new AFTER SCHOOL opportunity in the UWS with a fun and creative 8-year-old girl. They are a really lovely and kind family looking for someone great to join their team and bond with their daughter! She is highly emotionally intelligent and is a studied and strong dancer.

    It's $20-25/hour, 20 hours/week, and $400-500/week, plus reimbursement for travel with the girl. The position will begin in mid-August!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is super organized, punctual, and can keep the girl on task. A very detail oriented person who can connect with her. Someone with a higher emotional intelligence and can be a confident to the girl as she experiences new things at school and with her friends. Someone super communicative and open as well.

    Schedule

    Monday to Friday, 3-7 PM. Flexibility to stay later or come
    Full days, from 8-7 PM, before school starts, and for school holidays, etc.

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  • PART-TIME: UES, M-W full days, $25/hour, $600/week, with baby girl, 3 months! kPTAL5918

    $25/hour ($600/week)

    Overview

    We have a wonderful new part-time opportunity in the UES with a really cute 3-month-old infant girl. The family is looking for a new childcare professional to assist Monday through Wednesday, 9 AM-5 PM. Additional flexibility to stay later or help other days of the week is a plus, too!

    They are looking for someone CPR certified, experienced with infants her age, and very communicative to chat through her days and send them updates. They are also ideally looking for someone who can take her by mom's work a 10 minute walk away to say from time to time!

    It's $25/hour, $600/week, for 24 hours/week. The position will begin in July! Apply today :)

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Experience caring for infants, energetic, loving, creative, highly attentive to detail, and very communicative. CPR certification is a must! Someone who isn't afraid to get down on the ground and play with her.
    They would like their new person to have had the flu shot and whooping cough shot prior to beginning the position.

    Schedule

    Monday through Wednesday, 9 AM-5 PM. Flexibility to stay later or help other days of the week is a plus, too!

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  • FULL-TIME: Battery Park, $52-65k/year, 50 hours/week, with 2 boys, 1.5 & 4! kFTSA5918

    $20-25/hour ($1000-1250/week)

    Overview

    A new family in Battery Park City is looking for a full-time nanny to join the fold! They are looking for someone energetic and comfortable outdoors who can care for the youngest throughout the day and the oldest as well in the afternoons.

    it's $20-25/hour, $1000-1250/week for 50 hours/week. They are happy to guarantee the income, offer 2 week's of paid vacation to ideally line up with theirs, and six paid holidays each year. The position will begin as soon as possible!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone energetic who loves the outdoors. Someone warm and loving. Someone who can prepare food at home and feed the kids. Someone organized who can multitask and be efficient.
    Someone who understands their ages and can anticipate their milestones and help them advance developmentally. Someone who is comfortable be firm when needed as well.
    Knowing how to swim is a plus, but not required!

    Schedule

    Monday to Friday, from 8 AM to 6 PM. Flexibility on occasion is a plus!

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  • SUMMER FLEX: $25/hour, 3-5 afternoons/week, Cobble HIll, 9-15 hours/week, with 3 kids! #yestomannies (kASEC5718)

    $25/hour

    Overview

    We have a unicorn SUMMER FLEX position in Cobble HIll with 3 wonderful kids. They even have a SmartSitter as their regular after school sitter! They are looking for help with camp and daycare pick up 3-5/week, from Monday to Friday, 4-7 PM, with flexibility to occasionally stay late for date nights. Please note your preferred schedule in your application.

    This position is ONLY for July and August, and interviews will begin immediately!

    #yestomannies!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone responsible, high energy, fun, and flexible. Safety is most important, but want someone who will be able to have fun with the kids and be ok walking around the neighborhood with them to go to different playgrounds, get ice cream, etc. We also have an 11-year-old dog, however they will not need to take care of the dog but will need to be comfortable being around him.
    Someone who is super into pretend play is a plus, too!

    Schedule

    The family is very flexible with the number of days between 3-5/week, from Monday to Friday, 4-7 PM, with flexibility to occasionally stay late for date nights.

    Please note your preferred schedule in your application.

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  • FLEX PART-TIME: Forest Hills, 1 afternoon/week, $25/hour, with two toddlers! kPTDW5318

    $25/hour

    Overview

    We have a new FLEXIBLE part-time opportunity in Forest Hills with two girls, 1.5 and 3.5. The family is looking for someone to spend 3 hours one afternoon/week with them (ideally from 2-5 PM) while mom runs errands or works in her studio out back. The girls are really fun and love being at the park, so someone to match this love ad their energies is best!

    It's $25/hour for 3 hours/week. They will start with phone meetings followed by a 3-hour paid trial.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone experienced with multiples and these age groups. Someone responsible, smart, and fun person who truly enjoys children. Someone who is calm and speaks respectfully to the children is also important.

    Schedule

    The ideal schedule is Friday, from 2-5 PM, however they can also be flexible Monday or Thursday as well. Flexibility to assist on weekends, evenings, and sometimes during other days would be a plus!

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  • FLEX PART-TIME: Harlem, TR afternoons, $200-250/week, with girl, 8 months. kPTIA5118

    $20-25/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a lovely new family in Harlem looking for part-time help with their adorable and curious 8month-old daughter. The schedule is ideally Tuesday and Thursday, from 3-8 PM, however they can be somewhat flexible for the right candidate.

    It's $20-25/hour, 10 hours/week, and $200-250/week gross! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is proactive, patient, and enthusiastic about working with babies. Someone who can read and sing with/to her. CPR certification is a must!

    Schedule

    The core schedule is ideally Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 3 to 8 PM, with flexibility to help additionally on occasion.

    The family can also be flexible

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  • JULY ABROAD: $4400-5000, Bodrum, boy, age 6! #yestomannies (dFTZO43018)

    $20-23/hour, $4400-5000 for July + airfare + accommodation

    Overview

    This is a unique and fantastic opportunity to spend the month of July spending quality time with a curious, outdoorsy 6-year-old boy. The position is in a very charming beach town in Turkey, called Bodrum (I have been there and can personally attest to its charm!) and you will have your own guest house and garden on the family's property. The family is based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, so you'll also have the opportunity to get to know them and work with the little boy prior to traveling with the family in July. The rate is $20-23/hour, $4400-$5000 for the month of July. Yay? Yes? Where do I sign up? Please apply here today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    From the parents, "Swimming is a must as we spend a lot of time in the pool and at the beach. Basic cooking skills will also be necessary to prepare meals for the 6-year-old and him/herself. We expect him/her to tidy up after meals and activities. We would be eager for him/her to spend time developing the 6-year-old's vocabulary and self-expression skills as well. He will have some reading assignments so assisting him in these would be great. A natural curiosity for new places and cultures could make this a very enjoyable month. Someone creative and sustaining engagement, who can be a friend to him." #yestomannies

    Schedule

    The schedule is 5 full days/week, 10 hours/day, plus 5 hours on a 6th day. You'll have 1 1/2 days off per week, and there is some flexibility regarding working days and off days.

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: $25/hour, 30 hours/week, Carroll Gardens, boy, 5, girl, 3! #yestomannies (dFTKP41118)

    $25/hour ($750/week gross)

    Overview

    We've worked with this kind and creative Carroll Gardens family for years and they are looking to hire a new SmartSitter starting anywhere between June and September and work with them for the long-term (1 year and ideally longer). The family has two engaged, curious, outdoorsy children: a 4-year-old boy and 2-year-old girl. The position is often Monday through Friday, 1 PM - 7 PM, and will be full-time, 8 AM - 6 PM, during school holidays, breaks, or if a child is home sick. The family will offer 6 full weeks off paid per year. There will be some additional travel opportunities a few times per year, typically 2-7 days in duration, typically to Miami or Los Angeles, or possibly overseas. The rate is $20-25/hour for 30 hours week GUARANTEED. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today! ***The family is flexible on start date, any time between June and September. Please include your ideal start date in your application.***

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is look to work with someone with a helpful attitude. If you enjoy cooking this is a bonus! The family is looking for someone energetic, creative, who can think of fun activities and engage the kids, be playful, and be a part of their world. #yestomannies

    Schedule

    The typical school day schedule is Monday through Friday, 1 PM - 7 PM, with an occasional early end time.

    The family is looking for full days, 8 AM - 6 PM, during spring break and summer break, with some flexibility on the end time.

    The family will offer 6 weeks off per year (2 weeks SmartSitter's choice, 2 weeks over xmas break, 1 week over the summer)

    There will be some travel with the family a few times per year, typically to Miami or Los Angeles and possibly overseas. Travel will typically be 2-7 days in duration and may occasionally be over a weekend.

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  • PART-TIME FLEX: $25+/hr teeny baby! M-R flex + evening/wkends (dPTSG42518)

    $25/hour (if you have doula and/or NCS experience, $30/hour is ok!)

    Overview

    This lovely SoHo family is looking to work with a SmartSitting for flexible weekday hours Monday through Thursday (any 3-hour shift per day between the hours of 9 AM - 5 PM) and some evening/weekend time, availability pending. They are open to working with a fill in SmartSitter if you have an evening/weekend conflict date. The family has a teeny newborn baby boy, just one week old! $25/hour or $30/hour if you have doula/NCS experience. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today. ***In your application, please include your weekday and evening availability and preference for weekday working hours.***

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking to work with a caring, patient person with newborn baby experience and strong references. There is some flexibility with regards to scheduling, and the family can offer a guaranteed minimum number of hours. The family has a friendly Golden Retriever, so it's important you are comfortable with dogs.

    Schedule

    Monday through Thursday, 3 hours/day flex, between the hours of 9 AM - 5 PM (12 hours)

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    3-4 hours Friday or Saturday evening (ex: 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM).

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    The occasional 3-4 hours during the day on a weekend

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  • TEMP PART-TIME: Park Slope, TWR, $25/hour, 10 hours/week, with 3 kids and their FT nanny! kPTNA42318

    $25/hour ($250/week)

    Overview

    We have a great part-time opportunity in Park Slope with 3 kids, 1, 5, and 7 years old, and their FT nanny. The family is looking for someone smart, reliable, and fun to join the afternoon routine and help with school pick ups, homework, and the evening routine. Flexibility to stay in the evenings, help on weekend, and even add additional days is a plus!

    It's $25/hour, 10 hours/week to start, $250/week. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit within the next few weeks.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone trustworthy, engaging, and fun who has good judgment and is organized and proactive. Someone who works well on a team, is upbeat, and a good communicator. Someone who has a background in education is a plus! Someone with experience with all three age groups and multiples.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Tuesday through Thursday, 430-730 PM. Flexibility to stay later and help in the evenings and on weekends is a plus!

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  • SUMMER MORNINGS: Greenpoint, $20/hour, MTW mornings, 18 hours/week, with boy, 2! #yestomannies! kMMSK42318

    $20/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a great part-time morning position in Greenpoint with an adorable 2-year-old boy. The family is looking for help Monday to Wednesday from 9 AM to 3 PM, as it works best for the sitter. Flexibility to assist outside the regular schedule is a plus!

    It's $20/hour, 18 hours/week, $360/week gross! The position will be from 6/27 to 8/31!

    #yestomannies!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone adventurous and active, that can think of ways to challenge him physically, run around with him, and really keep him active outdoors, really engaging in playtime. The boy is not a fan of loud and flashy toys - he much prefers to play with "old-fashion" cars, pick up rocks, or splash around water.

    Someone fun, who understands the importance of being lively and present it the moment. Someone comfortable working at home while dad works from home.

    Schedule

    Monday through Wednesday, from 9 AM to 3 PM.

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  • PART-TIME/FULL-TIME FLEX: $800-1200/wk Brooklyn Heights girl, 6, boy, 14! (dPTJC42418)

    $800/week for part-time, $1200/week for full-time and periods of travel (prorated if applicable)

    Overview

    This lovely, warm TriBeCa family (moving to Brooklyn Heights mid-May!) has a very smart and wildly imaginative 6-year-old girl and a kind and gentle 14-year-old boy who plays classical guitar, piano, and violin, and who is looking to attend a music conservatory for college. The position schedule shifts depending on mom and dad's work schedules. Often it's Monday through Friday, 3-4 afternoons/week + a date night (often less than 20 hours/week) and during heavier work moment for mom and dad, you may be asked to stay overnight at the home with the kids, help with the morning drop off routine, school pick up, and bedtime, or full days if there's no school or if you're traveling with the family. The salary is a base guarantee of $800/week and will go up to $1200/week during travel periods. The position starts ASAP if possible, and there is a flexible start date between now and June. The family is looking for a long-term commitment, a minimum of a year and ideally longer. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking to work with a SmartSitter who is flexible and open to travel, has a passport, and is comfortable traveling with children. The ability to stay overnights on occasion is important. It's important that you are able to cook healthy meals for kids and be comfortable navigating a gluten and dairy allergy.

    The family is looking to work with someone who is warm, capable, and calm, considerate and mature, responsible and savvy, and who has good judgment and experience. The 6-year-old is very smart and imaginative, so if you are intelligent and creative, this will also be a good fit. If you have a background or interest in music, this is a plus, as the 14-year-old is so passionate about music. If you are home with the kids and mom and dad are out of town, it's important you have very strong judgement skills, for example if a child has a fever, you know what to do, and how to handle other important situations if they come up.

    If you are traveling with the kids, it's helpful that you enjoy navigating new places and that you can organize a day around the kids' interests and being in a new place. It's helpful if you're proactive about taking in the new place and knowing to pick up some groceries to make sure there is food and snacks etc..

    Schedule

    The typical schedule if parents aren't traveling is 3-4 afternoons/week, 3 PM - 7 PM, including a date night potentially (typically around 20 hours/week total).

    If parents are working, out of town, or if you're traveling with the family, the working schedule will include mornings and evenings during the school year and full days when out of town or if there is no school.

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  • FULL-TIME: Tribeca, $20-21/hour, 54 hours/week, with two kids, 1 and 4! #yestomannies! kFTBB41818

    $20-21/hour? ($1080-1134/week) gross

    Overview

    We have a really wonderful new family with two boys, 1 and 4, looking for a new full-time SmartSitter in Tribeca! The schedule is Monday to Thursday, from 8-7 PM; and Friday, from 8-6 PM. They are looking for someone experienced, warm, friendly, proactive, communicative, Ultimately, they are also looking for someone to grow with their family and are really lovely!

    It's $20-21/hour, 54 hours/week, $52-60k/year! #yestomannies! The position start date is flexible!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone experienced, compassionate, loving, active, responsible, warm, and dedicated. They are looking for someone who wanted to join their team in the long-term and make a positive impact on their children. Someone tech savvy, proactive, and communicative; they love updates from day to day. Someone with city savvy and who is quick on their feet. Someone who is a team player and can adapt if both parents are home and need a bit of help with some household tasks.
    As the boys get older, helping with any homework is a plus! A swimmer is a plus as they have a pool in the building.

    Schedule

    Monday to Thursday, from 8-7 PM; and Friday, from 8-6 PM.

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  • SHORT-TERM AFTER SCHOOL: UWS, $500-625/week, with two girls, 5 & 6! kASME41018

    $20-25/hour ($500-625/week) gross

    Overview

    We have a really wonderful short-term after school opportunity in the UWS with two lovely girls, 5 and 6 years old. The SmartSitter would be working alongside the mom to manage their afternoon routine. The girls are really fun and creative and they are looking for someone calm, active, and proactive to join their team to finish out the school year.

    It's $20-25/hour, 25 hours/week, $500-625/week. The position will begin as soon as Monday, 4/16, with a trial this coming weekend!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Warm, caring, and experienced with these age groups and siblings so close in age. Someone who can read the room and adapt to their personal style. Someone who can go with the flow and handle changes as they come up with the schedule. Someone proactive and engaging to help them manage the day to day!

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 12-6 PM; and Monday and Wednesday, from 2:30-6 PM. Flexibility to stay 1-2 times each week until 9 or 10 PM is a plus!

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: Carroll Gardens, $20-25/hour, plus metrocard, 21.5 hours/week. with two girls, 5 & 8! kASLSP51818

    $20-$25/hour ($430-537.50/week gross), plus a monthly metrocard

    Overview

    A new Carroll Gardens family with two girls, 5 and 8, is looking for their very first SmartSitter! The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-6:30 PM, plus one late night until 10:30 PM. Their ideal sitter is happy, sweet, patient, and ready to join their team and bond with their girls! Open and honest communication is important to them as well. They are a really lovely family and quite kind and generous as well. It is not an opportunity to be missed!

    It's $20-25/hour for 21.5 hours/week, plus a monthly metrocard! This position has a flexible start date anytime from August to September.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    A joyful, sweet natured, flexible, patient, punctual, organized, creative, energetic, fun SmartSitter, who loves to work as a team and would thrive in their supportive family. Teaching and/or special needs and enrichment experience would be a plus! Someone super communicative and open.
    Someone who can keep attention for both girls, and also make them feel special and motivated. Someone who is ok to give the kids some choice such as, "Would you like to do your homework now or in 10 minutes?" rather than demanding they do it now.
    French speaking is a plus, but not required.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-6:30 PM, plus one late night until 10:30 PM.

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  • FLEX PART-TIME: $20-25/hr, 3-5 days/week, 15-25 hours/week GUARANTEED, Prospect Heights, with boy, age 5! #yestomannies (kASWK31618)

    $20-25/hour ($20-22/hr is ideal)

    Overview

    This Prospect Heights family is looking to meet an engaging, creative SmartSitter to spend quality after school time with their bright 5-year-old boy. The position 3-5 days/week, from 3 PM - 7 PM, plus one date night/week. They are FLEXIBLE with what days the sitter would be available. The family can offer a guaranteed 15-25 hours/week through mid-June. $20-25/hour ($20-22/hr ideally).

    The family is looking for a commitment through the summer.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone able to help him with the small amount of homework he has and making it fun for him! His current SmartSitter had created games for him to make it more interesting and he really responded to this. Someone perceptive who can really connect with him and see what is happening with him developmentally. Someone who can engage and play with him and really get into character with him. Someone who can also keep boundaries with him, gently yet persuasively. Someone fun and active who doesn't mind him getting a little dirty every once and a while.
    A background in early childhood background is a plus to understand kids and being able to get into their minds and see how things are working. Encouraging him to be involved is great and bringing their imagination into their time with him to keep him engaged and experiencing new things. In summer, taking him on new adventures and making those days memorable is

    Schedule

    The core schedule is 3-5 days/week, from 3 PM - 7 PM, plus one date night/week. They are FLEXIBLE with what days the sitter would be available. The family can offer a guaranteed 15-25 hours/week through mid-June.

    In the summer, the schedule would be Monday to Friday after camp, or 3-4 days.week, and there will be the opportunity for full days while he is NOT in camp (weeks of 6/25, then from 7/30).

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: UWS $25-30/hour, 35-40 hours/week, with boys, 13, 11, 9, & 5! kASKD031318

    $25-30/hour ($875-1200/week gross)

    Overview

    This is one of our first ever SmartFamilies and they are super wonderful employers and saying goodbye to their beloved long-term SmartSitter after 2 years together! They have four boys, ages 13, 11, 9, and 5! They also have a full-time nanny who works daily until 5 PM, and the dad is around and is super actively helping as well. The family is on the UWS and the working schedule is Monday through Thursdays, 2 PM to 8 PM, and Fridays around 11-8 PM. The family is also willing to guarantee 40 hours/week to the right candidate.

    The rate is $25-30/hour gross and the family is looking for a commitment of ideally 1-2 years upfront. Responsibilities include cooking dinner for the boys Monday through Thursday (nothing too fancy, but the boys are pretty hungry!), so please include your experience with this in your application. You can read about the boys' specific interests in the below link, and to give you an overview, they are generally into music (piano, guitar, and/or cello), they love legos, and they're big soccer players. They are looking for someone who potentially has an education background and/or can prioritize education with the boys, i.e. fun games, homework help, introducing them to new and interesting things.

    ***The family is SUPER flexible on start date, any time between now and summer. Please include your ideal start date in your application.***

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking for someone smart, energetic, loving, and comfortable caring for four boys if needed. Usually the person won’t be with all four boys, but it’s definitely important that you’re comfortable with it in case. Someone comfortable helping with homework and can bring a educational aspect to the position is a huge plus! They are looking for someone to engage and challenge their boys in thoughtful and meaningful ways; someone who can guide them through tasks and homework and give them strategies to complete these tasks! An education in background is a huge huge plus!
    They are looking for someone who wants to grow with their family and become a part of their team and who enjoys cooking and helping out with this regularly.
    #yestomannies!

    Schedule

    Monday through Thursdays, 2 PM to 8 PM, and Fridays around 11-8 PM. Plus, flexibility to stay later one floating night a week with notice.

    The family is willing to guarantee 40 hours for the right candidate.

    Flexibility to stay later for an occasional date night is a plus, but not a requirement.

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  • FULL-TIME: Client Specialist in Union Square!

    Competitive salary + benefits!

    Overview

    SmartSitting is a company that is passionate about connecting families with amazing childcare specialists. We believe that strong support networks are the foundations on which amazing things are accomplished. It's our goal to create important support structures for children, parents, babysitters, nannies, educators, and creative individuals who seek to motivate, empower, and inspire kids to choose kindness, confidence, and happiness in their lives. We are seeking a full-time Client Specialist to join our internal team at our Union Square office.

    If you are interested in applying for this position, please email suzie@smartsitting.com with a cover letter and resume. Please include "SmartSitting Client Specialist" in the subject line. If you know someone that may be a great fit for the position, please pass the information along!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    You're organized, great at multi-tasking, and happiest when you're busy and feeling productive. You have fabulous time management skills and excellent attention to detail. You are professional and respectful, but you can be silly and have fun. You consider yourself tech savvy, a hard-worker, and you're confident that you can do a great job at anything you tackle. You like speaking on the phone, helping people, and connecting with them. You love being a part of a small team where your ideas will be heard. You have probably never worked at a babysitting or nanny agency before, however you can see how other experiences you have previously had can translate into this one. You own a laptop and smartphone. You're looking for a stable position and are able to make a commitment of at least one year, with the possibility of continuing on and growing with the company.

    Skills and Qualifications:
    4-year college degree
    Prompt and professional written and verbal communication
    Awesome time management skills
    Detail-oriented and impeccable follow through
    Tech savvy, comfortable working on a macbook and with various programs

    Schedule

    The position is Monday through Friday, 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM.

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: TriBeCa M-F 1/2-6/7 $25-30/hr, boy, age 4 & girl, 1! (dFTSB11018)

    $25-30/hour (gross)

    Overview

    This lovely TriBeCa family is looking for a Spanish-speaking after school SmartSitter to work with their 4-year-old son and 1-year-old girl. The position is Monday through Friday, 1/2 PM - 6/7 PM (25 hours/week), and the rate is $25-30/hour (gross). Please only apply if you are fluent in Spanish. Thank you so much!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Educated, active, high energy, good with both older kids and 1-year-olds, loving, resourceful (can arrange playdates, find classes in the neighborhood, make friends for the little one), structured, organized, and fluent in Spanish

    Schedule

    Monday through Friday, 1/2 PM - 6/7 PM, 25 hours/week

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