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.
A really lovely veteranTriBeCa SmartFamily is looking for a wonderful new SmartSitter to assist with the Thursday afternoon routine with their 4-year-old boy. They are looking for someone kind, engaging, and active to join their team!
It's $30/hour for 3.25 hours/week. The position will begin asap with a potential trial as soon as 1/23!
Someone who will engage him, read with him, play with him, and take him out for fun activities. Someone outgoing who loves being with kids and really wants to build a relationship with the family. Someone super fun and really energetic is best!
The core schedule is Thursdays, from 2:45-6 PM, with flexibility to assist later on occasion.Learn more about this job
This Tribeca family is looking for another sitter to help out Sundays through Thursdays. Schedule is Sundays 1pm to 7pm and Mondays - Thursdays 4pm to 7pm. Their 1.5 and 3.5 year old kids are super cute and fun. The position will be mostly helping mom out by getting to some tasks she's not able to, like helping with the kids laundry, emptying the strollers after school and keeping things organized around the house. Read description below! They've converted one of their guest rooms into a big playroom for the kids and so they like to be engaged and have a lot of fun! Apply if you have experience with these ages and would be excited about this position!
Someone with a lot of attention to detail, who can take initiative and just jump in when something needs to be done. An independent thinker! Someone who knows how to help out and will automatically do it.
Monday - Thursday 4 - 7pm
Sunday 1 - 7pm
Are you looking for a full-time position and have lots of great experience with multiples? We've got a family in Cobble Hill looking for a new full-time sitter to take care of their three kids (but primarily the infant during the day when the older two are at school) Monday through Friday from around 7:30am - 5:30pm, sometimes 6/7pm. You'll spend the morning and early afternoon with their baby girl and then mom will go to pick up one child from one school and you'll handle the other. Then bring them to an activity or playdate and then home for homework and getting ready for bed! Light meal prep involved for dinner time but mom will also be there to help out. Apply now!
Someone fun and loving but can also set structure and boundaries. A sitter who can be easy and flexible with the schedule! Comfortable helping out around the house. Out-going. Someone who can travel with the family, they don’t travel a ton but over spring break, Christmas break, Toronto in the summers.
Monday through Friday 7:30am - 5:30pm (could be 6 or 7pm some days)Learn more about this job
Are you looking for a simple after-school position? We've got a family in Tribeca looking for a new sitter to pick up their two boys from school and take them to activities, bring them home for homework, and manage some general errands for the home. They would like a sitter who is totally comfortable with homework help as one of their boys needs a little extra assistance. Someone who can be really intuitive and detail oriented about things around the house. They'd ideally like to find someone who can stay through the summer, when the schedule will change a bit but still be part-time, and who can also possibly work full days occasionally. Read description for more details and apply if this sounds like the position for you!
The ideal candidate would be able to cook dinners for them if dad is coming home later (he usually cooks dinner). Would like someone who can help with homework as the eldest struggles with Language Arts a bit. Someone who is detail oriented enough to see that they are out of milk, or detergent, and autonomous enough to put in a Fresh Direct order to go grab something from the store.
Monday - Friday 2-7pm (may ask sitter to come earlier or leave a little later)
8am - 6pm if the boys are sick or have a day off!
Summer schedule would be extended to fit around camp!
Do you looooove working with babies?! Are you in Brooklyn?
A new family with an adorable 1-year-old boy is looking for a new part-time nanny to assist when mom goes back to work! The core schedule is a FLEXIBLE 3-4 days/week, from 9-6 M. They can be somewhat flexible as well! They are ideally looking for someone warm, loving, experienced, and committed to join their team.
It's $25/hour gross for 27-36 hours/week guaranteed! Apply today. The position will begin in the weeks to come.
Someone experienced with full-time jobs in this age group. Someone social themselves who likes to be outdoors exposing the boy to kids his age and things like story time at the library. CPR certification is preferred. A second language is a plus as well, though not required. Mom speaks Italian to him and he has friends who speak Spanish, though another language is welcome!
9-6 PM, 3-4 days/week. Flexibility is huge as their work from home schedules might change. They can typically know the schedule 3-4 weeks in advance.Learn more about this job
$25-30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the girl.
This lovely TriBeCa family has a smart, social, and artsy 10-year-old girl. They are looking to work with a SmartSitter Monday through Friday in the afternoons to assist with the afterschool routine. School pick up is in Brooklyn Heights. This schedule will continue through June and then will shift a bit during the summer if you'd like to continue the position during the summer.
It's $25-30/hour gross for 15 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin as soon as 1/27!
The family is looking for someone fun, energetic, interesting, entertaining. responsible and reliable, who enjoys playing a games. Someone who really wants to connect with the girls and bond with her. Someone outgoing and open is huge!
The typical schedule is Monday through Friday, 2:30/3 PM - 6/6:30 PM. The start time depends on the girl's school schedule. The family is happy to guarantee 15 hours/week. Occasionally you'll head home a little early and occasionally the parents may need help until 7 PM.
Flexibility to do school holidays if school is out and assisting in the evenings.
Are you looking for a short-term, morning position? Do you have awesome newborn/infant experience? This mama is looking for a SmartSitter to help her out through mid April in the mornings from 8am - 12pm, Monday through Friday. She'll be at home working on things or running errands and would like a sitter to come and help take care of her baby boy! Typical infant care required and she would like to find someone who she can get along with as well!
Someone who has solid amount of infant and newborn experience is a must! Someone friendly, outgoing, nurturing, and warm!
Monday - Friday 8am - 12pmLearn more about this job
Do you have awesome toddler experience? Looking for a weekend position? This Park Slope family is looking for a new sitter to help out with their two boys on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. You'll keep the kids occupied while mom and dad run errands, or maybe stay with one child while the parents bring the other to a playdate, appointment, or activity. Some light housework as it pertains to the kids will be involved, and possibly some light meal prep if mom and dad are out. Position starts ASAP! Apply now!
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
Friday, Saturday & Sunday 2pm - 7pmLearn more about this job
This is a new after-school position with 2 sweet boys on the UES! The eldest has ADHD and anxiety so needs a little extra attention, and the younger one is super sympathetic towards and understanding of his brother. The family is looking for someone to come to the home 45 minutes before pick-up at 2pm, make some snacks for the boys, and then get them from school. After that, go have fun at the playground right by the school! These boys are active and they really want a sitter who is going to play and have fun with them as well! Apply if you have experience with these ages and with boys!
The kids want someone who is going to engage with them and play with them! Want someone who would play basketball with them. Someone high energy and used to dealing with active boys!
Monday - Thursday 2pm - 5pmLearn more about this job
Here's a part-time position with two awesome boys! One of them has some special needs so requires some extra attention and patience. They are both great kids! Parents just need you to pick the boys up from school and take them to various activities and help them with homework! While past special needs experience isn't required, this sitter should be comfortable and willing to be super attentive to the needs of the younger boy and learn how to best help him out. $25/hour for 21 hours/week. If you speak any French that would be awesome! Apply now!
Someone who can be patient and sensitive especially with the younger boy. Looking for someone who is super engaging and knows how to handle kids and help make them feel comfortable and express themselves. French speaking would be a huge plus.
Monday - Friday 2:30 - 6:30pm
Thursday until 7:30pm
Are you looking for an awesome full-time childcare position? This super chilled-out family in Nolita is looking for a new full-time sitter to start at 6:30am Monday through Friday. Tuesdays and Thursdays will be until 12:30pm and Monday, Wednesday, Friday will be until 4pm. Their 2 year old is super relaxed and fun! He goes to school some days during the week for 2 hours, during which will usually be free time for the sitter, unless a quick errand needs to be run. Dad is an artist and you will need to sign an NDA with this family upon hire. Please read the description and apply now if you think you'd be a great addition to this family! They will pay on the books.
Someone who can be super laid-back with the family. Would be amazing to find someone who can speak another language! French would be ideal. Active and fun! Understanding of developmental games for this age would great. Someone who can be discreet, as you will need to sign an NDA before working with this family.
M W F 6:30am - 4pm
T Th 6:30am - 12:30pm
For two hours he is at school
Do you live close to the UWS? Are you looking for an after-school position? This family with a 6yo girl and 10yo boy are looking for a new sitter to pick the kids up after school and take them to activities at Chelsea piers! They're super comfortable with the trek to and from their activities. Once home, it'll be light meal prep and helping with homework (making sure it gets done!). Usual end time will be 7:45pm but it could be later on occasion. Apply now!
Someone capable of helping with homework and dinner prep, supervising shower and bedtime and just . Must be reliable and on time! Homework help is going to be big as well.
Monday - Friday 3:45pm - 7:45pm could be later occasionallyLearn more about this job
This lovely Windsor Terrace family has an 9-year-old girl who loves singing, dancing, playing the piano, and gymnastics. The family is looking to work with a SmartSitter on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9 AM - 7 PM during the summer and 2:30 PM - 7 PM during the school year. $25/hour!
Yay? Yes? Can you start as soon as possible? If so, please apply today!
The family is looking to work with someone who can help draw the 9-year-old out in term of engaging her. She needs encouragement at first to do something new. The would love to work with someone who is enthusiastic and engaging. If you play piano, sing, or dance, this is a plus!
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 2:30 PM - 7 PM
Summer schedule: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9 AM - 7 PM
Are you a toddler whisperer? Do you love being helpful and having a great time with littles?
A returning UWS family is looking for help two afternoons/week, Mondays and Wednesday, from 1 or 2 PM until 7 PM, with their 15-month-old and 5-year-old. The sitter will be working alongside mom to assist with the afternoon routine and round our the evening with dinner and bath time help!
It's $25-30/hour gross for 12-14 hours/week! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit!
The ideal candidate is organized, detail oriented, and fun-loving and has experience with both younger toddlers (15 months) and older toddlers (5 years old). Someone who is a team player and comfortable working alongside mom is paramount. Communication, flexibility, and intuition are huge for this role as well. It is important that the sitter is patient and gentle, yet can be assertive and able to help her navigate through transitions. These two days are the toughest for the older girl especially, so an understanding and warm approach is best.
Most importantly, they are looking for someone who is super detail oriented and mindful of their children's allergies. The older girl has an EpiPen which they are happy to show someone how to use, and there is NO OUTSIDE FOOD allowed in the home to prevent any and all potential allergens from coming in. The sitter must be super cautious and thorough when reading labels and getting information about food before feeding the girl. This is truly of the utmost importance. Very good attention to personal hygiene is also important, so washing hands removing shoes, etc. when coming in is a must!
The family is very big on open and honest communication at all times.
The core schedule is Mondays and Wednesday, from 1 or 2 PM until 7 PM. They have the flexibility to add hours on Friday if needed!Learn more about this job
Are you looking for a super full-time childcare position? Do you have great toddler and infant experience! This family on the UWS is looking for a full-time sitter starting now! The sitter needs to be comfortable with being super active as their son has a lot of energy, and you'll need to keep up with him while having the baby in tow as well. They have a pretty set daytime schedule, outlined below. The 3yo goes to school every day in the mornings and naps in the afternoons. The baby is happy and is on a napping and feeding schedule! The parents would love for this new sitter to find creative ways to spend time with the kids, and come up with fun activities. Please apply if you can commit for a year, and ideally longer!
Needs to be physically active and like to move! Who will be able to keep up with the boy and also tow a baby. Needs to be someone who really cares about child development. Super, duper engaging and creative. Someone who is social and can get to know other nannies to set up playdates.
Monday - Friday 7am - 5pmLearn more about this job
The super rad Brooklyn family is looking for a new afterschool SmartSitter in September! The family is really looking for someone to join their team and take charge of the children and their schedules! Please apply if you think you'd be the perfect fit!
It's $25/hour gross for 20 hours/week guaranteed! The position will begin 2/24, with interviews taking place before.
This family is looking for a partner! Someone who can find ways to translate what they’re interested in into learning
Somebody who is proactive going to help manage the kids is going to be a good fit!
Be able to use email and calendar (family cal) for the family to help set up playdates and keep track of the schedule. They are looking for input from their SmartSitter!
Someone with a passion for education and learning would be a HUGE BONUS!
The core schedule is Monday - Friday, 2:45 - 7 PM. Plus flexibility to occasionally stay late!Learn more about this job
Do you love spending time with creative toddlers who LOVE art and music? This Park Slope family is looking for a new part-time sitter for their 3 year old girl! They live off the R, 2, and 3 trains. Tuesday/Thursday start is 2:30pm and M/W/F is a 12pm start. This gal loves arts and crafts, so a creative sitter who will be super engaging with her doing these types of activities will be perfect. She is super energetic and loves to chat. Apply now if this would be a great fit for you!
Would be nice to have someone who fits their family and can stay for at least 9 months! Someone who could help her with letters and numbers would be awesome. They really want to find someone with a personality that matches hers really well. Someone creative who is also into art and music. Warm personality!
Tuesday/Thursday 2:30pm - 6pm
Monday/Wednesday/Friday 12pm - 6pm
Are you available for three afternoons/week and looking to spend your afternoons with two lovely kids?!
A Boreum Hill family is looking for part time help Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday afternoons with their two kids, 3 and 6. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit and ideally in the weeks to come!
It's $25/hour gross for 9-10 hours/week! Apply today.
Someone organized and proactive who has a can do attitude. Someone who can keep a keen eye on the household supplies and what needs to be ordered. Someone who can really be in mom's brain and give her a helping hand to make life generally easier.
Spanish speaking is ideal. If you have a background in piano or music it's a huge plus, too!
They are also really hoping to have a sitter who has a background in literacy as their oldest son is a bit behind on his reading!
The core schedule is Mondays 4:45-7:45 PM, Tuesdays 4:45-8 PM, and Thursdays 4:45-7:45 PM.
Flexibility to stay later on occasion is a plus!
$25-27/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the girl
This sweet UES family is looking for help with the afternoon routine for the lovely 9-year-old daughter! The position should be pretty straight forward and the girl is super easy going! Please apply if you think you'd be the perfect fit.
It's $25-27/hour gross for 17.5 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin in the weeks to come.
Someone who is engaging and proactive! Loves to be with kids and won’t be on their phone the phone time. Focus on her!
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-6:30 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion is a plus!Learn more about this job
Are you looking for a fun part-time position? This family with a few active boys are looking for a new sitter to lend an extra hand, as they already have a full-time nanny. Your responsibilities would be to pick up their eldest son from school and take him to activities, playdates, and to the park to play! Sometimes you may be responsible for their 2.5yo as well, but the position will mostly entail taking care of the 5yo. They'd like a sitter who can be active with their boy(s) as well and has experience caring for energetic children. Please read below and apply if you think this would be a great fit!
Someone who will be comfortable working alongside their full-time nanny. The parents would like the new sitter to take initiative and be super communicative with them. Someone who is tech-savvy! Someone with a general desire to engage with the kids and won’t be on their phone at all.
Monday - Friday 2:30pm - 7/7:30pm
(on Fridays the sitter can normally leave around 5/5:30pm)
Are you looking for a great weekend position? This laid-back family in Tribeca has a full-time nanny during the week but are looking for some help on the weekends! Rough schedule will be 3 Saturdays per month from 2pm-ish to 10pm-ish, with an occasional Sunday here and there. The family will definitely discuss the flex schedule in more detail during interviews. They have a SUPER active 8 month old, and she's close to walking! They would love for a weekend sitter to get out of the house with her and help her explore! Apply now if this sounds perfect for you.
Someone who is willing to be active with the baby and is cool with not sitting inside all day. Experience will this age will be great! Someone kind, warm, and and caring.
Rough schedule! May shift! But generally:
Saturday 2pm - 10pm
The family will discuss the schedule in more detail during interviews
$25-30/hour gross + monthly metrocard
Do you love working with toddlers and early school aged kids? Are you interested in helping them with their developmental milestones?
A family in The Village is looking for a part-time sitter to join their team and assist their full-time nanny with the afternoon routine. They have two sweet and energetic kids, 4 and 7. The SmartSitter would primarily work with the older boy on his reading and educational development.
It's $25-30/hour gross for 20 hours/week guaranteed, plus a monthly metrocard. The position will start in March with flexibility! Apply today!
Someone experienced navigating subways and getting around the city quickly with young kids. Someone comfortable working along their full-time nanny. Someone who is super hands on and wants to engage the kids with their development.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3:30-7:30 PM. Flexibility to assist additionally is a bug plus!Learn more about this job
Do you love working with infants and toddlers? This mama needs an extra set of hands to help out around the house twice a week! She would love Tuesdays and Thursdays so the sitter can take the toddler to his music class in the mornings, but if you need to switch a day around, she can be flexible. There's also a 7-week-old baby girl who you'll get to spend time with! So please have infant experience if applying. The toddler is a super sweet and cuddle little boy. Read the description for more info and apply today if this sounds perfect for you!
Someone who is comfortable with newborns and infants, someone who can be super engaging with the toddler and speak with him a lot to help him build vocabulary. Happy and energetic!
Tuesdays and Thursdays preferred, 9am - 5pm
(Tuesdays or Thursdays don't work? Mom can be flexible on the days)
Do you have awesome toddler experience? This sweet family in Dumbo is looking for a part-time sitter to come help out twice a week from 9am - 5pm. They would prefer Wednesday and Friday, but if another pair of days works better for you, please still apply! Experience with this age is a must, and they'd love to find a sitter who can be super engaging with their little girl and help her with trying new things, because she's super curious and inquisitive! She naps every day, so there will be some light housework responsibilities during that time. Mom is stay-at-home but will be in an out running errands etc!
Someone who will be super engaging with her and help her focus on activities, take her to a Gymboree class. Experience with this age will be great!
2 days/week (preferably W/F but can be flexible) 9am - 5pm with potential for extra hours on weekends and eveningsLearn more about this job
$25-30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids.
Are you familiar with Ditmas Park? Do you love working with toddlers?!
A Ditmas Park family is looking for a sitter in the late afternoons and evenings to assist with their two kids, 2 and 4. The kids are super loving, active, and happy. They are looking for someone who can assist proactively and efficiently, while providing the kids with love and fun!
It's $25-30/hour for 15-20 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit.
Picking up the kids from school or daycare a few blocks away or in Park Slope. Taking them home and getting them settled for the day or to the playground. They eat dinner by 6 PM, at latest. They are in bed by 8 PM.
Making sure things are kept tidy and you are cleaning up after yourselves and the kids.
Monday to Friday from 4-7/8 PM. Plus 5 floating hours/week if you are interested.
Flexibility to assist with evenings or weekends on occasion and even assist with full days if school is closed. If you were comfortable traveling and had a real bond with them that would be great for the future.
They are comfortable guaranteeing 15 hours/week and a bit more if they can work on a weekend evening.
Are you looking for a light part-time position? Do you have experience with multiples and LOVE spending time with toddlers? This sweet Hoboken family is looking for a new SmartSitter to help out on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 11am - 7pm. They are open to covering transportation costs and there is a bus from Port Authority, 10-15 minutes! They would like to find someone who has awesome experience with this age and is comfortable with multiples. The sister and brother both have fun personalities and get along well, while enjoying different things! The girl loves to color and focus on quiet activities, while the brother loves to run around and figure out how things work. Apply now if this sounds like a great position for you!
he parents would love someone who can be focused on engaging in what the kids are engaging but can also introduce them and get them excited about new activities! Someone who can help them explore different things and maybe knows about developmental milestones. Experience with multiples and this age group is a MUST!
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 11am - 7pm
(Could also be Wednesday/Thursday if that's better!)
Start date January 27!
Are you looking for a light after-school position! This family on the UWS is looking for a sitter to pick up their 4yo son from school three days per week (Monday, Tuesday & Thursday), take him to karate one day, and on the others either to the playground if it's warm or home to play and cook dinner. Please be comfortable in the kitchen, as mom would love the sitter to be able to make healthy meals for him (more than just chicken nuggets or mac and cheese). He loves dinosaurs and super heroes! Summer schedule will shift a bit, see description for more info and apply now!
Someone who is warm, loving, and who will really take the time to connect with him during your time together. Someone who has experience with this age group! He is almost 5
Mondays & Thursdays 4pm - 7pm
Tuesdays 3pm - 6pm
Summer schedule will switch be 3pm - 6pm all 3 days!
Are you looking for a part-time position and do you LOVE babies?! These super sweet, first-time parents are looking for a sitter to help with caring for their new baby girl 3 evenings per week on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. This position starts in early February when mom goes back to work part-time (she will be around to help out during the first few weeks of the position), and then back to full-time in March. She's a professor at Columbia! They are looking for someone to help ease them into parenthood and just make their lives a bit easier while spending time with their sweet newborn! Apply if you have infant experience and would love to meet this fam.
Significant infant experience is a must! Someone who is really interested in early childhood development (education experience with this would be even better!). Someone who is always going to be super engaged with the baby (reading, singing, playing etc). Dependable and on time!!
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 5:30pm - 8:30pmLearn more about this job
Are you looking for a simple after-school position in Manhattan? This family in the West Village (Washington Square Park) are looking for an after-school sitter for their fun, music-loving daughter! They'd love to find someone who loves music as well and can share those interests with their daughter. Someone who can teach her new things will be awesome! This position will be around 20/25 hours per week depending on if mom has to stay out a bit later. There is the possibility of some travel with the right fit. End of January start date with interviews beginning asap! Apply now.
This family's ideal sitter would have a background in music and possibly in early childhood education as well. They would love to have someone who is willing to come in and teach her new things! Someone who can engage her in new activities that are also educational and stimulate new ideas
Monday - Friday 3pm - 7pm (sometimes 8pm)Learn more about this job
This sweet UWS mom is looking for a new after-school sitter for her lovely little six-year-old boy! It's a split home family, so the schedule is a week one and week two type back and forth. Mom will compensate the weekly guarantee of 15 hours/week regardless! Please apply if you think you'll be the perfect fit!
Someone very energetic and fun is going to be a great match for this little one. He would really love someone who will be happy to play sports and games with him!
The core schedule is a week one and week two situation as follows:
Monday: 230-5:30 PM
Tuesday 2:30-430 PM
Friday: 4 to 6 PM
Monday: 2:30-5:30 PM
Tuesday 2:30-4:30 PM
Wednesday and Thursday: 4-5:30 PM
The family is willing to guarantee 15 hours/week.
Do you love babies? Are you looking for a full-time position where you can grow with a new family?
A lovely new family in the West Village is looking for their first full-time nanny to join their team. They have an adorable and really sweet 5-month-old boy. He is active and fun! They are looking for someone who ideally speaks Spanish, though this is not a requirement. Ultimately, their idea candidate is experienced, fun, easy going, flexible, and willing to help out!
It's $25-30/hour gross for 50 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin in January with interviews taking place immediately!
Someone who is warm, flexible, and understanding. Someone who is willing to jump in when and how they can throughout the days or week. Someone with a good sense of humor who is easy going. Someone who is understanding that they new parents and they are still figuring things out as well!
Spanish speaking is a plus, though not fully required. They are looking for someone who can grow with them and maybe even assist if they have another baby in the future.
Monday to Friday, 8:30-6:30 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion is a plus. Even someone who can help with weekends, travel, or overnights on the rare occasion and with notice is great.Learn more about this job
Are you looking for a light part-time position? This family lives in East Flatbush (off the Newkirk Ave 2 and 5 stop) and are looking for a sitter to help out on Mondays and Fridays for the rest of the school year while their regular sitter works the rest of the weekdays. Their son is 9 years old and has a great sense of humor, he loves to tell jokes! He does struggle with ADHD, anxiety, and depression, so a sitter who is understanding, patient, and kind will be best for him. Please read the below info to learn more, and apply now!
Someone who is very patient and understanding considering his needs, someone who can see past those parts of him and can talk through his emotions with him, someone who can redirect a bad attitude (get out of the house if he’s feeling grumpy or upset!). Someone nurturing and who will be super kind with him!
Mondays 3 - 7pm
Fridays 12 - 5pm
Can be flexible with more or less hours
This family in Harlem is looking for a fun after-school sitter for their 10yo girl! This girl loves a sense of humor, so if you've got one and you're fun she'll be so excited to meet you. The family can guarantee pay for 15 hours/week although they may not need you that many depending on their daughter's after school activities. Typical after school care required and no meal prep as the parents will be home in time to have dinner with her. Apply now!
Someone who will be super excited to spend time with their daughter! Not just sweet but also “like a sour patch kid”, their daughter appreciates a sense of humor and sarcasm. She has loved her sassy teachers. Must be reliable! Flexible and easy going also a plus
Monday - Friday
3ish - 6:30pm
This Tribeca family is looking for another sitter to help out on Fridays after school through the evening and on Saturdays in the afternoon to night! Schedule is Fridays 3pm to 11pm and Saturdays 1pm to 11pm. They will compensate for a cab or Uber home. Their 1.5 and 3.5 year old kids are super cute and fun. The position is pretty straightforward and will include cooking simple meals for the kids on the two days you're with them and helping mom out by getting to some tasks she's not able to, like helping with the kids laundry, cleaning the strollers every so often, and keeping things organized around the house. They've converted one of their guest rooms into a big playroom for the kids and so they like to be engaged and have a lot of fun! Apply if you have experience with these ages and would be excited about this position!
Someone who is super responsible and can take initiative, will handle things as they come. Someone who can just figure out what needs to be done and do it! Someone who is happy to work as a team and jump in to keep things running smoothly.
Have to be ok with dogs! Also taking them out would be great. One is blind and deaf and gets around by smell. Other one has arthritis. They take medication and it would be great if the sitter could do that.
Fridays 3pm to 11pm
Saturdays 1pm to 11pm
Are you near the UWS and looking for a new morning position? Do you have experience helping to start the day off right and get kids ready and off to school??
This position is for you if you are also happy, engaging, fun, organized, and ready to take every day on with a smile on your family. The schedule is Monday through Friday mornings with their two kids, 5 and 3. Both are super active and really fun. They are going through a few adjustments in their home life, so an understanding and warm person is their ideal sitter.
It's $25/hour gross for 5 mornings/week starting as soon as they find the right fit.
Someone reliable and trustworthy and ultimately super positive and understanding; the family takes honesty and communication very seriously! Being flexible within a boundary while maintaining a positive approach and really empowering the kids to be their best selves. Someone proactive and caring with their boys. Someone who is patient and active, warm, gentle, and kind. Someone who is knowledgable to the art of distraction! Moving their attention to other things and activities often solves any.
Their ideal sitter is also super engaging, bright and sunny, and someone who really wants to be there and interact with the kids while giving mom and dad a helping hand.
Mornings, Monday to Friday, from 6:30-8:45 AM.Learn more about this job
This family in Prospect Lefferts Gardens (off the 2 and 5 trains) is looking for a part time sitter 4 days/week from 5pm - 8pm and for full days on Sundays. They have 3yo and 3mo boys! Their toddler is super fun, energetic, and does best with sitters who can be firm with boundaries and discipline when needed. The baby likes to feel safe and held, and mom usually carries him around in a baby carrier, so a sitter comfortable doing the same would be great! Please still apply to the position if you can only do the weekdays. Family has a dog and cat so sitter cannot be allergic! They have a backyard for playing when it's nice weather as well. Read more and apply now!
Someone who is super comfortable with handling a toddler and infant at the same time! Someone who is active and engaging. Would love to find a nanny who appreciates the positives along with the challenging parts of taking care of a toddler. Someone who is firm but won’t get frustrated easily.
Monday - Thursday 5pm - 8pm
Sunday 9am - 5pm
This cool UES family is looking for a new Full Time nanny to help out with their two children, ages 5 and 3. Someone warm and loving with the kids, who is willing to help out around the house while they're at school! One of the boys has some behavioral issues that the parents are working on and are happy to work in tandem with the sitter to help figure things out as they go along. Someone who has experience with these issues and is comfortable dealing with them and redirecting attention in frustrating situations will be best. Someone who can be active outside with them will be great. Please apply if you think you'll be the perfect fit!
MUSTS: Be loving and nurturing – have a warm and patient demeanor. Must be safety conscious.
Must be able to work closely as a team with highly involved parents – be a team player.
Have knowledge and experience with allergies and be able and comfortable administering epipen and/or Benadryl in the event of nut exposure.
Someone who is creative and likes to plan activities, keep children entertained.
Be engaging, light-hearted, positive, playful.
Be punctual and reliable.
Be communicative and honest with parents.
Have a strong sense of intuition and knowledge of ages of children.
Be mature and not distracted.
Be able to handle behavioral issues as they come up and be willing to work with the parents to help solve problems and redirect the child's attention. He is great with positive reinforcement. The sitter must be patient!
Monday - Friday, 11:00am-7:00pm during the school year and 8:00am-6:00pm on school holidaysLearn more about this job
Are you looking for a fun after-school position with two awesome, school-aged girls? This great family in Park Slope lives off the R, F, and G train by Prospect Park. They are looking for an experienced after-school sitter to pick up their girls in the afternoon and take them to activities, then come home and do homework and run a bath for the younger one. They get along super well together and love having a babysitter around to talk to and have fun with. Apply now if this sounds like a great position for you!
Someone who is reliable, punctual, and loves spending time with kids! Someone who will talk with them and really want to get to know them and their interests. Someone who knows public transport and is comfortable with taking the kids on it
Monday through Friday 3-7pmLearn more about this job
$25-27/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel wtih the kids
New Year, new opportunities! And a short-term one to boot!
An UWS family with two boys, 3 & 5, is looking for a short-term sitter to fill in while their regular nanny is traveling. The core schedule is Monday to Friday, 12-7 PM. They are looking for someone with full time experience who can keep up with two active and energetic boys with a busy schedule!
It's $25-27/hour gross for 35 hours/week. The position will start in February and last to May 2020! Apply today for interviews in the New Year.
They need someone with energy who is super active and can run around and keep up with them. Someone mature and responsible. Full-time experience with these age groups and multiples is required. Someone safety conscious and mindful of the types of energies that can come with two boys.
Someone proactive and tidy who doesn't mind
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, 12-7 PM. Starting in February for 2 or 2.5 months.Learn more about this job
Are you looking for a part-time position with a cute baby girl? This family is looking for their first sitter to come and spend time with their 9mo 5 days a week in the afternoons! You'll be responsible for picking her up from daycare, feeding her once home, and engaging and playing with her before bath and bedtime. Experience with this age is a MUST as is being CPR certified! Please apply if this sounds like the perfect position for you!
Someone who is really playful with a big personality! Someone who is thorough in their childcare and can adhere to a schedule and keep the structure. Must have experience with this age group. Someone who is patient and can work through the transition period of mom not being around all the time. Sitter MUST be CPR certified!
Monday - Friday 3:30pm - 7:30pmLearn more about this job
Are you looking for a short-term, part-time position from January to July? This British American family is looking for a new after school sitter for their two girls through July. Their girls are 3 year old twins and they're super fun and active! They go to an English/Spanish immersion school and also speak French. They love gymnastics, ballet, and soccer. Their new sitter should know how to cook healthy meals for the girls at dinnertime. They should be punctual and reliable! The family is really lovely, they travel a lot and are looking to bring on someone great until their next trip in the summer. Spanish speaking is a huge plus! Apply if this sounds like a great fit!
Someone who is super fun and gregarious, someone who can be super engaged with the girls, someone who can be a good influence and has a positive mindset! A sitter who is intuitive. Someone who is comfortable cooking the girls a healthy meal!
Monday - Friday
10:30am - 6:30pm (must be willing to ride a cargo bike)
2:30pm - 6:30pm
Are you looking for a great full-time position with a loving family? Do you have experience with infants and multiples? This Hoboken family (they live super close to the Hoboken PATH) are looking to bring on a new full-time sitter to care for their three children who are 3 months, 2 years old, and 4.5 years old. The little one is super sweet and the two older siblings have vibrant and fun personalities! Mom is on maternity leave until January so will be home in December to help out and show you the ropes. Please read through the description and apply if this sounds perfect for you!
Someone who is used to working with infants, someone who’s super organized and will keep the kids on a schedule, who will feed them healthy snacks, someone who plans ahead (with 3 kids you need to!). You must have experience with multiples. Three kids can get hectic at times so the family wants to know their sitter can handle this and is excited to work with them!
Monday - Friday 9am - 7pm (with flexibility to come early if a parent is traveling)Learn more about this job
Are you looking for an after-school position with a super fun 9 year old girl? This family lives in Hoboken (will reimburse PATH and/or bus costs to and from their home) but their daughter needs to be picked up from school in the West Village Monday through Friday and taken to after-school activities and then home! They have a super cute dog which their daughter walks in the evenings once she's home. Their girl has a calm temperament and is super mature for her age. They are well connected to Manhattan by ferry, bus, and PATH. They live a 10 minute walk from the PATH and 2 minute walk from a bus that goes straight to Port Authority. Apply now!
Engaging, upbeat, responsible, can help with homework, sports, someone who can come into the family with a high degree of judgement and be able to easily take on the girls after-school schedule, someone who can set boundaries when needed but also have fun and engage with their daughter!
Monday - Friday 3-7pm
(possibility to stay full days when school is off would be a bonus)
Are you looking for a light part-time position with a loving family on the UES? This family just moved to NYC from Italy over the summer and are looking for a sitter to help watch their 1.5yo girl during the week for a few hours while mom runs errands and does things around the house. An Italian speaker would be a HUGE plus as mom isn't great at English yet (she's taking lessons!). Their daughter is super sweet and they want to work on getting her used to other people caring for her. Please apply if you have experience with this age and are interested!
Someone who can be engaging and who has experience working with this age group who are getting used to being away from mama, someone who is reliable and excited to help out the family!
Mondays 9am - 12pm
Wednesdays 3:30pm - 6:30pm
Are you looking for a heavy part time job in Manhattan with two cute kids? This east village family is looking for a sitter to help with after-school pickup and activities, dinner time, and bedtime. One child gets picked up at 12:50pm and the other at 2:55pm. You'll take them to after-school activities or playdates and then bring them home and get dinner ready and get settled for bedtime. If you're there late enough, you'll put them down for bed as well. They are super fun kids! The 3yo boy loves imaginary play and dressing up, and his 5yo sister loves anything artistic! Apply now!
This family is looking for someone who can balance being super loving with being able to set boundaries and be firm. They want someone who is going to love engaging with the kids in their interests and activities! Someone who is reliable and nurturing and willing to establish a connection with both kiddos. Someone who will engage in imaginary play with the 3yo and love to do crafts with the 5yo!
Monday- Friday 12:50pm - 7pm (with flexibility to stay until 8 or 9pm every so often)Learn more about this job
This sweet UWS family is looking for a new sitter to help with after-school picking and hanging out with their out-going and smart 6 year old! You'll pick him up from school and take him to the park, cook light meals with him, or introduce him to new & fun activities! He is opinionated, energetic, and loves to have fun. Apply if you would be a great fit for this position!
Someone who will read with him, cook with him, be a leader and get him interested in other things in a fun way! Someone who can help him focus, who knows how to talk him through a schedule and what he’s going to do. Mom would love someone who can help organize and stay on top of playdates as well! This sitter needs to have experience dealing with children with ADD who can get frustrated easily, who knows how to talk through these issues with a child and help deal with them.
Monday - Friday 2:45 - 6:45pmLearn more about this job
We have a lovely veteran UES family looking for a new after school SmartSitter to join their team. They have worked with several SmartSitters in the past including several of our former admin teammates! Everyone adores them and says the best things about them.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, 2:30 PM to 8 PM. Flexibility to assist with full days, the occasional morning drop off, or later nights is a huge plus!
This position is primarily with the older kids (the girl typically), however the sitter will be working alongside mom and their other caregivers and sometimes with both the youngest boy. They are looking for someone cheerful, fun, engaging, reliable, adaptable, willing to learn and help, and easy going to join their team. Open communication and a willingness to learn more about and implement their family style is paramount!
It's $25-30/hour gross (DOE) for 27.5-40 hours/week guaranteed, plus a monthly metrocard. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit!
Someone who has multiples experience and is comfortable working alongside a team and other caregivers. Experience with toddlers and school aged kids is a huge plus!
Someone who is patient and understanding with a background in special needs or education is a big plus as well. Someone willing to learn the strategies and approaches used by the family and even meet with the boy's therapist and learning specialists. Communication is huge in this role as you are working as a part of a larger team. mom and dad are also very communicative and open.
Someone who can really connect with the kids. Someone who has a huge imagination and even an a few other tricks and ideas for games up their sleeve. Someone who is comfortable with allergies and can be conscientious of her tree nut allergies. They have to be mindful of this and detail orientated to be sure she doesn't eat anything with tree nuts.
This is really not a position to be missed!
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 2:30-8 PM.
The family is willing to guarantee up to 40 hours/week to add PA and household management tasks into the mix as well.
Flexibility to assist with full days, the occasional morning drop off, or later nights is a huge plus! .
Are you looking for a light weekend position? This SoHo family is looking for a fun weekend sitter to spend some time each Saturday and Sunday with their daughter who is almost 2! This position will be through mid-January to start and will possibly extend longer if it's a good fit for the sitter and family. Their daughter loves arts and crafts and being creative! The family would love a sitter who can keep her engaged and excited for the time they are together. Apply now if this would be a great fit for you!
Someone who is creative and can think of fun and exciting things to do. Someone who is energetic and easy-going and can go with the flow. Can be structured but at the same time laid-back when it comes to changes in schedule.
A background in early childhood education would be a huge plus!
Saturday and Sunday 9am - 12pm (can be flexible with schedule, see additional info)Learn more about this job
Are you looking for a part-time position with a sweet sweet baby girl? Are you looking to work some mornings and some afternoons? This lovely family in Lincoln center is looking for a sitter to care for their 1-year-old daughter part-time, starting in the mornings some days and afternoons on other days! Fridays will be a later night as the parents will have a date night. Knowledge of Italian is a huge plus! Must have experience with infants and be super eager to engage with their daughter and spend time with her. Apply now if this seems like a good fit for you!
Experience with infants, someone who is kind and will be super engaging with their daughter! They would love someone who can connect with other nannies and set up playdates. Number one priority is loving and nurturing!
Monday & Wednesday 4pm - 8pm
Tuesday & Thursday 10am - 2pm
Friday 4pm - 11pm
(can be flexible, ie 4-8pm Tuesday and 10am-2pm Monday)
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!
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!
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:30pmLearn more about this job
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!
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.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 4-8pmLearn more about this job
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 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.
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.Learn more about this job
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 50 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!
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.
Thursdays 2:45 - 6:45pmLearn more about this job
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!
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!
Mondays and Tuesdays 3:30-7:30pm
(IF YOU CAN ONLY DO MONDAYS, STILL APPLY!)
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!
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!)
Core schedule 2pm - 8pm, Monday - Friday (read additional info!)Learn more about this job
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!
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.
Monday - Friday 2:30pm - 6pm
One day/week 12pm start