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.
We have a sweet family in Park Slope looking for an after-school sitter for their two lovely boys! They go to school a few blocks away from their house and have a couple after-school activities that you'll bring them too, or take them to the park! Then it's home for dinnertime (usually heating something up), then back and winding down for bed. Mom gets home around 6pm. She's hoping for a sitter who is super warm and engaging, who will be excited to spend time with the boys. Apply now!
Someone who is very calm and straightforward, and who is very warm and engaging! Not on their phone is important!
Monday through Friday 3-6pmLearn more about this job
This cool Brooklyn family is looking for someone to care for their toddler! They have an infant as well, but another nanny takes care of her. You'll be responsible for picking up the son from school and bringing him to various activities! He does soccer on Wednesdays. He is super talkative and energetic, and the family would love a sitter who can match his energy. Apply if this would be a great fit for you!
Their son is high energy! Someone very animated. Someone who can draw or explore with him. Someone who is very attentive and not on their phone all day and is interested in engaging and having fun with him! Someone in Brooklyn or familiar with the BedStuy area will be perfect.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 2-7pm
One night every 2 weeks 2-10pm
$25-27/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the girl
Are you engaging, thoughtful, proactive, and familiar with the Waldorf or RIE methods?
A new-to-the-network family in Morningside Heights is looking for a part-time SmartSitter to assist with their thoughtful and creative 3-year-old girl while they are working from home. The core schedule is Monday, from 9 or 10 to 3 or 4 PM, and Tuesday through Thursday, from 12-4 PM. They are looking for someone who can connect with them and their daughter on a spiritual level and help provide a gentle and loving active environment for her.
It's $25-27/hour gross for 18 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin ASAP! Apply today.
A lover of arts and crafts is huge for them as the girl is so creative and imaginative. Someone who is engaging, fun, encouraging, and positive who can keep the rhythm of the day with a gentle approach. They communicate with her very clearly and it is important that their new person have a gentle tone. They don't do any type pf discipline, but still have boundaries with her. She knows the healthy boundaries that they have with her and she knows what she isn't allowed to do but setting that up the consistency and the rhythm. They are not super strict about her diet ( no food restrictions), though they live a healthy and balanced life.
Someone who can recognize when she needs a bit of down time and play on her own.
They are an alternative family that owns a healing company. They are super spiritual and open minded. They want to create a calm, unhurried environment for the girl. Someone kind and patient who connects with them on this level is paramount.
They are a fully screen free family.
She does a Waldorf based program in the mornings, so they are super child-led play. They do a balance of RIE and interactive play. They allow her to have respect and communication with those around her. They like to keep a good and consistent rhythm to their day.
Someone super proactive who can see that they have down time and the dishes need to be done, so they d them to lend a helping hand to mom.
The core schedule is Monday 9-3 or 10-4, TWR 12-4 (18 hours/week). Flexibility to assist with full days when there are breaks at school from 9-4 PM, or on weekends if mom and dad are working.Learn more about this job
$25-30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids.
A veteran UES family is looking for a new after school sitter to help with their two kids, 5 and 9! They are looking for someone who is super organized, proactive, takes initiative, and is really active and engaging! They are really active and fun kids. A background in special needs, particularly ADHD is paramount and appreciated.
The core schedule Monday through Friday, from 1-7 PM. It's $25-30/hour gross for 30 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin as soon as the family finds the right fit. Please apply if this sounds like the perfect position to fit into your schedule!
Someone who can take initiative and really take charge; a sitter who doesn't need a ton of direction. Someone who has street smarts and is organized. An active and energetic sitter who wants to engage the kids both in and outdoors. Experience with these age groups is a plus while experience with ADHD is a MUST!
Someone who is comfortable assisting with homework and can assist with her school work. A warm and caring personality with a bright disposition. Someone who knows when to be flexible and when to let something go and work around an issue with the boy. I.e. if he doesn't want to hold your hand when crossing the road, they can make a game of it or redirect him. Someone who can still do the right thing and be flexible.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 1-7 PM. Flexibility to assist additionally is a plus!Learn more about this job
Do you looove babies? This sweet new family in the West Village is looking for a new full-time sitter to spend Monday through Friday with their little girl, 9am - 5pm with flexibility to stay later. They would like a sitter with a lot of great infant experience who can be super engaged with the baby all day, take her outside to explore, and help her developmentally. There won't be much household stuff to take care of, just focus on the baby!
Someone who is more experienced and has done this for a long time, who is accustomed to and loves working with babies! They want someone super loving and warm who will be excited to play and interact with their daughter. Someone who is reliable and easy to connect with!
Monday through Friday, 9am-5pmLearn more about this job
This sweet family in Clinton Hill is looking for a part-time sitter to help take care of their 3yo son as they have a super new baby! Their son is in daycare on Tuesdays and Thursdays, so they'd need help on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, ideally from 9am - 2pm. If you can only do 2/3 days, please still apply! The 3yo is energetic and active, he loves going to the park right by their house and loves to explore! During your time with him you'll take him to some classes, bring him outside to play, and take him to fun museums to discover new things! The family has two cats, so no allergies please. French knowledge would be a plus as their son going to an English/French school. Apply now if you would be a great fit for this family!
Someone who can keep up with the son’s energy, help him be safe and have fun! They’re thinking a camp counselor type sitter. Someone who can give structure to his mornings and early afternoons. Someone who is comfortable on the subway in case they need to take him to classes by public transport.
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9am-2pm
(can be flexible with time, or if only 2 out of 3 days work)
We have a new part-time position with a returning family in Boerum Hill. They are looking for a new SmartSitter Tuesdays and Wednesdays. They would be working alongside mom with her two boys, 2 and 4 years old. They are looking for someone kind, communicative, proactive and helpful, experienced, mature, and super active to assist with the boys weekly.
It's $25/hour gross for 15.5 hours/week guarantee. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit, with interviews starting immediately.
Someone kind, communicative, proactive and helpful, experienced, mature, and super active, but also comfortable communicating and asking questions if they arise. CRP and first aid certification is strongly preferred. Someone who is comfortable running around with two young kids.
Someone who is comfortable working alongside a parent and communicating with them throughout the day and week. Experience working with multiple children and can manage the dynamics and occasional sibling rivalry between two boys close in age is best. Someone who can split their attention between the two kids in similar capacities is paramount.
The core schedule is a full day on Tuesday OR Thursday from 8-5 PM, and a half day on Monday OR Wednesday from 11:30- 6 PM. Flexibility to assist additionally is a plus!Learn more about this job
This busy Rye, NY, family with 4 of their 7 kids is looking for a new after school sitter/ academic specialist. They are sadly parting ways with their SmartSitter of 1/5 years! The family is looking to work with a part-time SmartSitter on Monday through Friday, 3 PM - 8 PM, alongside mom and another caregiver, too. This is an after school role, though they are looking for someone with a strong academic of teaching background who can help the kids excel at school.
It's $35-40/hour gross for 25 hours/week. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit!
The family is looking for someone who is professional, educated, discreet, loving, truly enjoys working with children, creative with ideas, energetic, eager to help, and comfortable with an "all hands on deck" approach. It's important that you are comfortable driving as it is part of the position.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-8 PM, with flexibility to assist additionally.Learn more about this job
Are you looking to develop a great long-term relationship with a wonderful family? These parents in the East Village are looking for a new full-time sitter to take care of their 6mo daughter, and they're hoping for a commitment of 2 years! They'd love to find someone who will truly be excited to help their little girl grow and develop over the next few years. She is a supper happy baby and is rarely fussy, only when she's super tired or hungry. This family is offering $900/week gross, plus a monthly metrocard. Someone who is safety-minded and proactive will be best! Apply now if you have great infant experience and want to make a long-term commitment!
They really want someone who can be with them for the next two years, who can partner with them to raise an amazing little human! Someone dependable, someone who is very safety-minded, can be proactive about sharing updates with the parents. Who they can talk about milestones and goal-setting with, as well as anything that the nanny needs from them. Someone experienced with infants! Communication and productivity is key. CPR certification and documentation that they’re up to date on vaccinations. Parents can pay for vaccines and certifications if needed!
Monday through Friday 8:30am - 5pm (with flexibility to stay until 5:30)Learn more about this job
Are you active and engaging?! Do love sports and being a role models for pre-teens?!
A West Village family with an 11-year-old boy is looking for a new sitter to assist them with Monday and Thursday afternoons for two weeks on and two weeks off when he is at his mom's house. They are looking for someone flexible, kind, engaging, fun, and really intuitive to join their team. He is a really fun kid who tends to get along great with his sitters.
It's $25-30/hour for 16-20 hours/month. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit.
An experienced, engaging, proactive, and responsible sitter is most ideal. Someone creative and fun who wants to play with Monopoly with him for hours on end without pause :)Someone who can be a great role model and encourage him to tidy after himself and be a good citizen of the world! Someone patient and understanding that he may be a it slow to warm at first.
Someone who is not afraid of helping out or can jump into anything to help where they are needed. They don't need everything to be scripted, rather they can use their intuition and judgement to get something done. Someone who can recognize when the boy needs to run around to get the energy out or sit and chat to connect!
The core schedule is Monday and Thursday, two weeks on and two weeks off, from either 430 or 6-10 PM, depending on his schedule that week. Flexibility to shift to a Tuesday from time to time and help additionally is a huge plus!Learn more about this job
A lovely family who is new to the city is looking for a new sitter to join their team and help mom with their adorable baby boy. They are looking for someone who has experience with teeny infants, is CPR certified, and communicative and engaging. They are looking for someone who has sparkle in their eyes when they work with infants and someone who wants to build a relationship with them! They are truly very sweet.
It's $25-30/hour gross for 10 hours/week FLEX to start. The positon will begin as soon as they find the right right. Apply today!
Someone experienced, CPR certified, and really trustworthy. Someone communicative and patient. A sitter who can keep his distracted and engaged a lot and really loves being with babies. Experience transitioning babies to solids and even with transitioning naps to a crib. Someone who is organized, reliable, and has a keen eye for detail. It's very important that their person have a great deal of professionalism and also when to speak up and communicate. Someone who is smart, warm, and can make them feel at ease. Someone who can find the beauty in the simple times that can be working with infants.
The core schedule is Monday, Wednesday, Friday a few hours each day between 9-6 PM, for 10 hours/week guaranteed to start. Flexibility to assist additionally if needed.
They are happy to build up to more hours if they have a great fit!
Do you love infants and toddlers?! Are you a team player?!
A Williamsburg family is looking for a new part-time sitter to work alongside mom with their two kids, a toddler and an infant. A familiarity or willingness to learn more about the RIE method is paramount for them. Ultimately someone who connects with them and is looking to make a bond with their family while we being somewhat flexible is a big plus!
While they are still working out the schedule, they are open to a variety of schedules for a total income of $750/week. Please note your full availability in your application. Apply today!
Someone who has experience with both infants and toddlers together.
Someone who is familiar with Montessori environments. They implement the RIE methods that is very nurturing and loving. They are looking for someone who really knows how to talk to kids and is warm, loving, and sweet. A positive, happy, and bright disposition. You do not have to be certified in these methods, but familiar and open to learning more about it with the family.
They are looking for someone who is healthy and active to be a role model for the girls. An engaging and fun approach is best for this family. They try to avoid the TV and prefer keeping her engaged with fun activities, so someone creative and quick to distract is huge for them. Someone who can be her second best friend and really
Someone who thrives on schedules and will be able to follow their routine.
If you speak a second language like Spanish it would be a plus!
They are still figuring things out, though they can be somewhat flexible. Ultimately, they are looking for someone for 2-3 days/week,
Flexibility to stay later as needed and help with a few date night on occasion.
Please note your full availability in your application.
Are you communicative, engaging, helpful, and proactive? Do you love working with a family as a team and partner?!
A really kind and lovely veteran family is looking for a new after school sitter to assist with the afternoon routine. You will be working independently and with the parents depending on the day. Their ideal sitter is looking to join their team in the long-term, is engaging, experienced, and somewhat flexible on occasion!
It's $25-30/hour gross for 25 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit. Apply today!
Someone who is looking to partner with this family and really grow with them and in your relationship with their family. Someone who can assist and potentially work alongside mom from time to time. A really reliable, engaging, and communicative sitter.
They are ideally looking for someone active, fun, and engaging who can play with their son and often work alongside one or both parents. Someone who is relaxed and easy going but proactive in coming up with games and fun things to do during the day with the boy.
CPR certification is paramount for them.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-7 PM. Flexibility to assist in the evenings and a weekend afternoon or evening is a plus! Flexibility to travel with the family is a plus, largely domestic, though there is a possibility for international travel.Learn more about this job
Are you experienced with toddler and working alongside another caregiver? Are you engaging, proactive, city savvy, and fun?
A wonderful veteran SmartFamily is looking for a new SmartSitter as they sadly say goodbye to their beloved SmartSitter. They are looking for help primarily with their son on Tuesdays, from 11-3 PM (in March) and until 6 PM in April, Thursday, 11-6 PM, Sundays, from 11/12-6 PM. They will be assisting their full-time nanny and occasionally helping with the girl as well!
It;s $25-30/hour gross for 17-18 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin as soon as the first week of March!
The family would love someone who is engaging and would love to interact with the boy and the girl. Reliability and timeliness are always important. If there's a change in schedule, always provide advanced notice. Experience with both age groups and experience working alongside other parents or caregiver is required! Ideally if you live relatively close, this is a plus. Someone super NYC savvy who knows the trains and their way around the city.
They need someone who is committed to the role, can provide consistency for their family, and will be there for the regular schedule. They can be loyal and love their people so they are looking to have someone new join their fold, though they are so sad to see their current SmartSitter leave.
The core schedule is Tuesdays, from 11-3 PM (in March) and until 6 PM in April, Thursday, 11-6 PM, Sundays, from 11/12-6 PM. Flexibility to assist additionally is a huge plus if their full-time nanny is away.Learn more about this job
$25-30/hour gross + monthly metrocard and 4 week's of paid vacation
A lovely and generous new family is looking for a SmartSitter to care for their 4-year-old girl after school Monday to Friday, from 3:30-7 PM. Mom lives in Fidi and dad lives in Midtown East near the UN, so the days are typically split between mom and dad's homes.
They are looking for someone responsible, reliable, fun, engaging, and loving to join their team. A background in education or tutoring is a plus. French speaking and swimming are also huge pluses!
it's $25-30/hour gross for 20 hours/week guaranteed, plus a metrocard. The position will begin 3/30
Someone who is can do projects with her and work on her literacy and math skills. Someone who can help to advance her developmentally in a fun and engaging way. French speaking and the ability to swim is a huge plus. Someone who can really connect with them and join their team in the long-term. They are ultimately looking for someone who wants to join their family and be an important of their lives. They are super lovely!
French speaking in a big plus!
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-7 PM. Flexibility to assist later and earlier is a plus!
They are super generous employers and understand that people are looking for stability.
$25/hour gross + monthly metrocard and at least 6 weeks of vacation!
Are you looking for a full-time position with a lovely family?!
A family in the Financial District is looking for a new full-time nanny for their 15-month-old boy. He is super active and likes to be engaged at all times, so someone super energetic, creative, and quick to come up with games and activities is best. They are looking for someone who is looking to join a new team and really grow with their family.
it's $25/hour gross for 45 hours/week guaranteed, plus a metrocard and an uber home if staying late. They also offer at least 6 weeks of vacation to their nanny when they travel! Apply today!
Someone energetic and upbeat who has experience with this age group. Someone who can keep him super engaged, help him with the alphabet, and his language skills. A background in speech or early childhood education is a plus!
Italian speaking is ideal.
Monday to Friday, 9-6 PM. Flexibility to stay laterLearn more about this job
Do you love love love toddlers? This sweet family in Cobble Hill is looking for a sitter to help them out three days/week by picking up their 2-year-old daughter from daycare and taking her home for playtime, bath, then bedtime! She'll have already eaten dinner at daycare so there's no need for meal preparation once home. She is a super fun little girl and loves her babysitters! It will be great if her new sitter has lots of awesome toddler experience and truly loves being around kids. Apply now!
Definitely need someone with energy who can keep up with a toddler! Someone who has lots of great toddler experience. Someone who is thoughtful and will be super engaging with their daughter. A sitter with a caring and loving presence will be best! Someone who truly loves working with and being around kids.
Any 3 weekdays
4:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you have Friday afternoons free? Do love Frozen and music in general?!
A lovely Forest Hills family is looking for a new Friday afternoon sitter for their 3-year-old daughter. She is bright, fun, observant, and sensitive. She is really fun when she comes out of her shell and loves to run around!
It's $25-30/hour gross for 4 hours/week. They can be somewhat flexible from time to time with the schedule as well! Apply today to start this job ASAP!
Someone who can be silly with her and has a good sense of humor. She really likes people who are goofy. Someone who perhaps doesn't take themselves too seriously. She does best with consistency and structure, though doesn't respond to a strict personality. She thrives with choice or explanation. They do time outs if they need to, but it's not as black and white when it comes to discipline. They really value the choices approach.
Someone observant like the girl. A love of music is huge! Someone who wants to run around with her and be engaging.
The core schedule is Friday, from 2:15-630 PM. Flexibility to assist additionally throughout the week is a plus.
The family can also be flexible to shift the afternoon should you have something come up on occassion and can give at least one week's notice.
This awesome family in Long Island City is looking for a sitter with great toddler experience to take care of their 2.5 year old son during the week! Schedule is Monday through Friday, you'll pick him up from daycare at 3pm and be with him until 6 or 6:30pm. He is super energetic and curious so they need someone who can keep up! Ideally they'd like a sitter who would be able to help him with social and emotional development. If you have early childhood education experience that would be a plus! Apply now!
Someone who’s energetic and reliable! Someone who has great experience with toddlers, as 2s and 3s are a difficult age! Would be great if you could help him with talking out his emotions, for example instead of saying no or don’t do that, explaining why. Experience with ECE would be an awesome bonus. Someone who can help the little boy with his social and emotional development.
Monday through Friday 3pm - 6:30pmLearn more about this job
We've got a great SmartSitting family looking for a new after-school sitter for their 7 year old girl! This family is really sweet and their girl is just as awesome. She's super creative and really into theater! It would be great if her sitter was interested in the same things, but not a requirement. Just an enthusiasm for working and spending time with kids. Schedule is Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday from 3pm - 7pm in Bed-Stuy, so this would be a great position for a BK sitter. If you can only do 2/3 days, the family can work with that. Apply now!
Someone who is energetic, creative, and will be excited to spend time with their girl! Someone who has experience with this age group would be best and knows how to handle and talk with girls this age.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 3-7pm
If you can only do two days, we can start there!
This Park Slope family (off the Bergen stop!) is looking for a sitter twice per week to pick up their 5 year old from school and take him to some classes and home for playtime! Looking for someone with experience with this age and who can be super energetic with him, as he can be really active! No meal prep or anything as mom usually takes care of that (she'll order something or there will be food to hear up). Looking for someone who will be able to connect really well with both the son and mom, and who is communicative! Apply if this sounds like a great fit for you.
They’re looking for someone who will connect really well with their son. Someone who will be excited to play with him! Someone energetic and willing to be on the move and active. Someone on top of things. Someone who can be firm if needed but in a positive way. Also someone mom can be really comfortable with and who she trusts!
Wednesday, Thursday 2:30 - 6:30pm
Some Fridays, and occasionally days until 8:30pm
Are your Monday and Wednesday afternoons free? This family in Murray Hill is looking for a sitter twice per week on Mondays and Wednesdays to help with school pick up! The kids are 5 and 9 and get picked up from school right next to their house. You'll pick them up at 2:30pm and then bring them home for a snack and make sure that the eldest gets his homework done. Then it's playtime and hanging out until mom gets home around 5:30pm. Sound good? Apply now!
Someone responsible, trustworthy, someone who can engage with them and be interested in what they love to do. Reliability is key! Someone into theater would be a bonus.
Monday and Wednesday 2:30pm - 5:30pmLearn more about this job
$25-30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids.
Are you fun and love sports?! Do you connect with kids, even on the go?!
A lovely family in Greenwich Village is looking for a new sitter to assist their 7-year-old boy with the afternoon routine and trips to and from school and activities. They are looking for someone who can bring more structure to the kids' routine and be a fun and engaging presence. Think big sibling type!
It's $25-30/hour gross for 13 hours/week guaranteed, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids. The position will begin when they find the right person and they can be flexible!
Engaging the boy and providing him with more structure that he is used to with his full-time nanny. Someone who can be his confident and help to explain why things are happening the way they are, ie why he can't have two gatorades v only one. Someone who can take the time to help articulate with him to assist with his therapies.
Someone who is outgoing and into sports is ideal. Someone friendly and communicative is very valuable for this family. A sitter who can be able to set a boundary, though in a fun and respectful way while communicating the importance or reasoning behind this boundary.
He is such a hardworking kid and works really hard to control his energy at school, so they want to have someone who can run around to get energy out.
Monday through Thursday, from 245-630 PM.Learn more about this job
Do you love babies?! Are you free Friday evenings in Brooklyn?
A new-to-the-network family in Bushwick is looking for help Fridays, from 6-10 PM. They are looking for someone who is communicative, kind, and warm with infant experience and CPR certification. They are super easy going and really calm, so someone to match this demeanor is their ideal.
It's $25-30/hour for 4 hours/week. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit!
Someone who has infant experience with this age group and is CPR certified. Someone who is more relaxed as the baby tends to get over stimulated easily. Someone communicative and open. Someone proactive and who is mindful to her needs, especially if mom and dad aren't there. Being able to discern what the baby needs or being comfortable communicating with mom and dad. Someone who can take charge, though connect with the family.
The core schedule is Fridays, from 6 to 10 PM. Flexibility to assist a few other afternoons or evenings is a plus.Learn more about this job
The sweet and loving family is looking for a new part-time babysitter for their two girls, ages 3.5 and 6! They want someone fun, engaging, and smart who can keep these little ones learning and having fun. Significant toddler experience is a must! Homework help for the elder daughter will be super helpful. Experienced teachers or tutors would be great. Please apply if you think you'd be the perfect fit!
Someone who is really good at engaging with the kids. Someone energetic and who can keep up with a fun 3 year old. Someone who can help with homework is going to be huge! Significant toddler experience is a MUST! At least 5 years would be ideal.
Monday & Thursday 2pm - 6:30pmLearn more about this job
Are you looking for a new weekend and early week position?! How about a job with an adorable 1-year-old boy who is on the move?!
A Tribeca/UES (moving to the latter soon) family is looking for an experienced and warm SmartSitter to join their team on weekends for full days on weekends and early in the week! Their 1-year-old boy is a pretty chill, yet expressive little one! He is quite active and loves to be around people. They are looking for someone who can assist with his care alongside the parents and also with PA work!
It's $30-35/hour gross for 24-32 hours/week guaranteed! Apply today :)
Someone with a lot of patience who is open to following their child-led approach. Background in infant and toddler care. Korean or another language is a huge plus!
Experience working with high profile families and a vast knowledge of being around the city with little ones. Someone who can research and come up with fun activities and adventures to go on together. Someone who has multi-task, organize, and keep a tight ship running smoothly while working alongside one or both parents. Someone who isn't afraid to jump in and help as need.
The core schedule is 3-4 full days, Saturday through Monday or Tuesday, from 9-6 PM, with flexibility to stay later on occasion. They are willing to guarantee 24-32 hours/week.Learn more about this job
If you have experience with multiples and looove babies, this is the position for you! We've got a sweet family looking to bring on a full-time sitter! They are looking for a long-term commitment and want to find someone who is excited to connect and grow with the family. They've got 3 cute kids: one super new baby girl, a 4yo boy, and the eldest is a 7yo girl. Mornings and early afternoons would be spent doing light housework and taking care of the baby while the older kids are at school. Then in the afternoons you'll take them to their activities, set up some playdates, or take all three to a fun music or art class. This family is looking for a great combination of proactiveness, initiative, and a loving personality. Apply now!
Someone organize, detail-oriented, clean, proactive. Someone who will take initiative and do what needs to be done without having to be asked. A sitter who has a calm demeanor and is super loving! Who is comfortable and good at talking to kids, uses positive reinforcement. Infant experience for sure!!
Monday through Friday 8am - 6pm
(with flexibility to come a bit early or stay later if dad is traveling and mom needs the extra hand)
A wonderful returning family on the UES is looking for a new role model and pal for their 12-year-old son! They are looking for someone who can spend 3 afternoons with him after school to help and encourage him to be more independent, and also responsible with his homework. The new SmartSitter will be his confidant and supporter! This is more a role model/mentor type situation rather than a babysitter. If you have interests similar to his, that's great, or if you have something new to teach him, that's awesome as well! Apply now if you think you'd be great for this role!
He doesn’t really need a sitter anymore, but the family would like an older role model for him to spend time with a few times a week. The family is really looking for a mentor-type role model for their son. Chatting about his social relationships and his friends to be a confidant for him is paramount, too. Someone who can engage with him in his interests and spend quality time with him! If the sitter is available on Friday afternoons occasionally, that would be a bonus.
Monday & Tuesday 3:15-6:15pm, Thursday 3:15-6:45pm
Potentially some evenings or Friday afternoons a few times a month!
Do you love working with babies?!
A new-to-the-network West Village family is looking for their first ever sitter to assist with the baby once mom starts to return to work. He is really active and quite the cutie. They are looking for someone to care for him and engage him in really active play. You'll help introduce new foods to him, meal prep, help with some light housekeeping, and take him to baby classes!
It's $25-30/hour gross for 55 hours/week. The position will begin at the end of March/early April. Apply today!
Someone with infant experience and CPR certified who can assist with the baby while mom is out and dad is working from home.
They are an easy going family and looking for someone who can really engage with him and read with him as much as they can and keeping him away from screens at all times. Someone who is communicative and open with the family, giving them updates.
Someone comfortable with mom being home before she goes back to work in April and dad being home at times as he works from home.
Monday through Friday, 7am - 6pm (with flexibility on end time)Learn more about this job
Are you looking to work with a lovely family and create a schedule based on your availability?!
Look no further! A new family downtown is looking for a SmartSitter to help out with their baby girl a few days/week while mom is working from home. They are super flexible with the schedule, though would want to lock something in when they start. Their ideal sitter is communicative easy going, loving, warm, and has wonderful experience with infants!
Mom may go back to work in a month or two, so if she did, they would be open to shifting to a full-time role either with this person or a new one! Please note if you would be available of interested in working with them full-time in the future as well.
It's $25-30/hour gross for 15 hours/week to start. The position will begin in March!
They are a pretty relaxed family and have some things they want to be accomplished like reading with her and doing tummy time with her, though they trust their people. They very much want someone who can be a partner with this on this journey. It's a collaborative effort. Someone who can make sure their baby girl is happy, healthy, and well fed.
Someone who can be consistent, reliable, and super engaging.
They are an attachment type family, but in a and really want her to know that people love her and are taking care of her. The most ideal sitters are positive and patient.
To start 2-3 days/week for 5 hours/day for the next month to two. They are super flexible with what the set schedule ends up being. Flexibility to assist additionally if it comes up.
There is the potential to move to full-time in a month or so, but this is unsure and note required of the sitter. Please note in your app if you might be interested in shifting later.
Are you looking to fill up your days a few times per week? We've got a family on the Upper East Side looking for a sitter from 8am - 5pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Mom can be flexible with this schedule if a sitter would like to start later and end later, or work a Tuesday or Thursday if one of these three days don't work for them. This position is with a super energetic 2.5 year old boy, who is very fast and loves to eat! We look forward to introducing you to this family!
Timeliness is top priority for this family! Must be on time and not have scheduling conflicts. Someone who has a lot of toddler experience and is super comfortable with this age will be best! Someone who is warm, loving, and can be really engaging with this little boy.
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8am - 5pm
Mom can be flexible with this. If you'd rather start at 9am and end at 6pm, please note that. Or if Mondays don't work and you'd rather work Tuesdays instead, that can be arranged!
$30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids.
A super kind and warm family is looking for someone honest and kind to work with them this school year! They have two kids, 7 and 10, who are active and really warm and lovely themselves. The core schedule is 15-20 hours/week guaranteed, depending on whether you are comfortable driving to the Bronx in the family's car to pick up the kids or not.
It's $30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids. The position will begin in February with interviews taking place immediately.
Someone ultimately timely and reliable as the kids can not be left at the bus stop under any circumstances. Someone bright and dynamic who can have fun with them and also help with homework. Someone with a sunny disposition who has a super positive attitude. Someone reliable and punctual who is organized.
If driving, a clean record and valid driver's license. This is a huge plus!
Some level of comfort in the kitchen to help out mom.
Monday to Thursday, 1:30 or 3:30-8 PM, depending on if you are comfortable driving to the Bronx for pick up in the families car. Flexibility to assist some Fridays and with later nights.
They an also be flexible to have someone just 3 days/week.
They can guarantee the income for the preferred scheduled.
Do you love working with babies and have experience with special needs and circumstances?!
This family come referred from another long-time SmartFamily and live on the UWS. They recently welcomed their adorable baby bot 4 months ago and are looking for a new SmartSitter to join them on this journey as mom goes back to work. While the boy was born with Craniosynostosis which is when the baby's skull fuses closed before the brain is fully developed in the womb, he is a happy and fun little guy. They are looking for someone warm, open, communicative, proactive, and truly understandning to join their team!
It's $25-30/hour for 40 hours/week guaranteed! The position will begin in March when mom is back to work!
Someone who is comfortable working alongside therapists and understands that this is not your typical nanny position. Having the ability to follow and implement the therapists strategies on their own and keeping mom and dad updated. Learning and training on how to feed him and use his g-tube.
Someone comfortable working alongside mom and dad occasionally who work from home on Fridays. Someone who can separate his syndrome from who he is as a great kid and still makes sure he is having fun while being safe.
A second language is great, though not required.
Monday to Thursday, 8-6/6:30 PM. Flexibility to assist on FridaysLearn more about this job
We've got a family in Harlem with a sweet 2mo girl looking for a new full-time sitter! Someone with great infant experience will be great! You'll focus your attention on the little one when she's awake, and also run some quick errands and complete light household tasks. Knowledge of Spanish or French would be great, as mom and dad speak the languages to the baby. $25-27/hour for 50 hours/week, 8am - 6pm. Flexibility to stay later on occasion if mom or dad stay late at work will be much appreciated! This position will start off part-time in mid-February and then transition to full-time at the end of March when mom goes back to work full-time. Apply now if you would be a great fit!
They would love someone who is upbeat. Who is a good problem solver and is perceptive and can be helpful. If you notice the paper towels are out, go grab some more at the store. Someone responsible and who has great infant care experience! Someone who takes the position seriously and is happy to spend their days with the little one! Would love to have someone who speaks either Spanish or French.
Monday - Friday 8pm - 6pm (flexibility on end time some nights if mom has an event etc)Learn more about this job
Are you patient, calm, cool, collected, and creative?!
We are working with a lovely returning family with a 3-year-old girl to find their new SmartSitter. The core schedule is Monday, Tuesday, and Friday, from 2-7/7:30 PM, and flexibly on Thursdays, from 2:30-6:30 PM, too if you'd like. A patient, kind, and creative sitter is best for this family.
It's $25-27/hour gross for 20-24 hours/week guaranteed. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit! Apply today :)
Someone that loves cooking healthy meals, potentially speaks Spanish (not required) and has an interest or experience with teaching kids. Someone warm, friendly, kind, compassionate, mature, professional, honest, and reliable. The family wants someone with an education background, ideally with Montessori training. They believe in the LEARNING THROUGH PLAY philosophy. A sitter who can be fun, yet firm when needed is most ideal. A communicative and open sitter who can really follow mom and dad's guidelines when it comes to their time together.
They are really looking for someone who they can trust and have a lot of faith in with their new person. Someone active with lots of energy is ideal. Someone emotionally and intellectually intelligent and caring. Someone creative who loves music and dance. Someone good at keep a toddler interested and engaged throughout the day. Someone who can have patience with her and make even the most mundane tasks fun. Someone who knows when to have fun and when to be more of the authority figure.
Toddler experience is required. Someone who has a lot of patience and can handle the meltdowns and tougher times, while also enjoying the good and fun times. Someone who is safety conscious and has a great deal of common sense. Someone who can come up with a great deal of crafts and is super creative is a huge plus!
The core schedule is Monday, Tuesday, and Friday, from 2-7/7:30 PM, and flexibly on Thursdays, from 2:30-6:30 PM, too. Some flexibility is a plus to stay later on occasion or assist with full days when school is out.Learn more about this job
Are you looking for a part-time position to fill the gaps in your schedule? This awesome family in Greenwich Village is looking for a SmartSitter to help out on Wednedays and Fridays, though they can be flexible if Friday doesn't work for a sitter. They've got a dog so please, no allergies! Their oldest is in school for part of the day, so the mornings and early afternoons would be spent taking care of the baby. They would love a sitter who has experience with both toddlers and infants, and will be excited to build strong connections with both kids. Apply if this sounds like a great fit!
Someone who has experience with two kids this age at the same time and can build a relationship with each of them individually!
Definitely Wednesday, ideally Friday but can be flexible with the second day
8:30am - 8:30pm, with flexibility to do a later night one of the nights
A lovely veteran UES family is looking a new SmartSitter to assist with their 2-year-old girl in the afternoons on Monday and Wednesday afternoons, from 1-4 PM. They are looking for someone fun, engaging, and a team player.
It's $25-30/hour gross for 6 hours/week! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit, with interviews starting immediately.
Someone experienced who can come and help engage the girl in the afternoons while mom and dad are in and out. Someone fun and playful who can bond with the girl. Someone who can use teachable moments and help guide her in her developmental milestones. A warm and bright personality and disposition and someone with lots of games and activities in their bag is great! They are very much parent-led in their activities and times together.
Someone easy going and friendly.
A background in music or art is a plus!
The core schedule is Monday and Wednesday afternoons from 1-4 PM. Some flexibility is a plus!Learn more about this job
$$25-30/hour gross, DOE. Plus a monthly metrocard and two-weeks PTO.
Are you looking for a new position downtown for three full days/week?! Do you love working with toddlers?! Do you thrive on freedom within a boundary and implementing plans and strategies?!
A family in Chinatown is looking for a new sitter to join their team and spend a few full days with their adorable almost-2-year-old. He doe speech therapy and PT as part of his early intervention therapies, so someone with a background in this are or a willingness to learn, communicate, and implement the strategies is paramount. He is generally fun and super lovable little guy.
It's $25-30/hour gross (DOE) for 30 hours/week, plus a monthly metrocard and 2 weeks PTO if making a long-term commitment. This position will begin in March to overlap with their current nanny.
They are really looking for a long-term connection with a new sitter. Someone who has a lot of toddler experience and is organized (mom admittedly isn't the most organized person and really values this in her person!). Someone who loves to read books as he is super into reading. He can easily read 15 a day! Someone who can help with this and learning. Someone who has a speech therapy background would be a plus, through someone who can follow their plan and implement the structure is ideal. Someone who likes to play and act out stuff. Helping with his gross motor skills by dancing and moving is huge! A consistent, reliable, and dependable sitter who can be communicative. While mom cooks most of his meals, someone who comfortable and has experience with cooking for kids is great! They would love if someone was open to researching classes as he loves to learn and they want to foster this love.
Mom is a pretty flexible person and really loves to learn from her sitters, so having someone who is self sufficient and can work with mom to find the right path for their son is most ideal for them. They are open to learning and changing things if it's the best for him! They see it as a collaborative process.
The schedule is Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, from 8-6 PM. Flexibility to assist later on occasion is a plus. They can in turn be somewhat flexible even with the days of the week.Learn more about this job
Are you a toddler and multiplies 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! Experience with allergies and a keen attention to detail is a big plus for this family.
It's $25-30/hour gross for 20-30 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 through Friday, from 1 or 2 PM until 7 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion is a plus! They are willing to guaranteed 20-30 hours/week.Learn more about this job
We've got a great family in Chelsea looking for some short-term help twice per week from April 15 through June 25! This position is with a 4 month old little girl and the schedule is 1pm -7pm on Wednesdays and Thursdays. They'll start with interviews and then some trials in March. They're looking for someone with great infant experience and who truly loves working with kids! Please read description and apply now if you're interested!
Someone who loves spending time with kids! A sitter who is attentive, patient, and energetic. Must be comfortable climbing stairs and must have great infant experience!
Wednesdays and Thursdays 1pm - 7pm
Starting April 15, ending June 25
$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
$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
This Jersey City family with three children is looking for a full-time nanny! They live 10 mins walking from Grove St station in Jersey City (13 mins by PATH from Christopher St station). Kids are 5, 3, and 1. Mom is a doctor and dad is a lawyer so they both work long hours and need a responsible, reliable, and loving nanny to spend the weekdays with their children! Someone with flexibility to stay later than 6:30pm is a must as sometimes things come up with their work. Responsibilities include school drop off for the older two, engaging with the toddler during the day, pick up from school, and household tasks as they pertain to the children. Please apply if you have experience with these ages AND with multiples, and are looking for a full-time position!
The family wants someone who will focus on the kids safety, who is responsible, reliable, and can be flexible with their time. Someone who will engage the kids well! Who will connect with them and who genuinely likes working with children! Prior experience with multiples is a must. Punctuality is very important to this family considering the parents' professions. No screen time at home during the week. Someone who enjoys play pretend and using their imagination with kids. Someone who will engage at their level! Who will be an advocate for them with teachers, doctors, etc and communicate information to the parents. They would love someone who is social and able to talk to other nannies and family's to set up playdates. They'd love someone proactive who is able to communicate well with the parents in terms of what they need (ex, if they are running out of milk for breakfast, letting the parents know and ordering it through their grocery delivery service)
Monday - Friday 7:30am - 6:30pm
Flexibility to stay later is a MUST