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  • FULL TIME: Williamsburg, $20/hour ($880/week for 44 hours/week) with toddler and baby-to-be! #yestomannies! (kFTMH111317)

    $20/hour ($880/week)

    Overview

    We have a wonderful new family looking for a full-time SmartSitter starting in the new year. The core schedule is Monday,Wednesday, and Friday, from 8 AM to 6 PM; and Tuesday and Thursday, from 11 AM to 6 PM. They are expecting a baby in April, and the schedule would shift to Monday to Friday from 8-6 PM, then, while the SmartSitter worked alongside mom who would be on maternity leave for the first 4-6 months. They are a really fun, creative, and energetic family, and looking for someone equally fun, creative, and energetic to spend time with their girl(s). They love to travel, and flexibility to travel on occasion is a huge plus!

    It's $20/hour, 44 hours/wee, $880/week. They are looking for someone to begin mid-December with trials, for the regular schedule to start in the new year! Interviews will begin 11/20, after 6 PM.

    #yestomannies!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The sitter should be energetic and have a young spirit. They should be warm, loving, affectionate, and have a calm personality. They should encourage creativity (art, music, singing, dancing)! They must be willing to work occasional nights/overnights (can work flexible hours). The sitter should take initiative, be comfortable with public transit (trips to botanical garden/Bronx zoo), and have experience with multiple kids (toddler and newborn). They should be willing to help with light housework such as cleaning, food shopping, family meal prep, laundry, dishes, during down time.
    A Spanish speaker is a plus! The sitter should be familiar with the neighborhood Williamsburg/Greenpoint. They are ultimately looking for someone who really wants to join their team!

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday,Wednesday, and Friday, from 8 AM to 6 PM; and Tuesday and Thursday, from 11 AM to 6 PM.

    Occasional nights and/or overnights would be requested and flexibility is a plus! They would love to have someone travel with them both domestically (the Hamptons, US, etc.) and internationally, however it is not fully required!
    The hours would change in April 2018 to Monday-Friday 8 AM- 6 PM, once the new baby arrives.

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  • FULL-TIME: Westchester, $20-22/hour, plus travel reimbursement, with boy, 17 months! kFTNA111017

    $20-$22/hour ($950-1045/week), plus metro north reimburse or gas reimbursement

    Overview

    We have a great FULL-TIME opportunity in Westchester with an adorable 17-month-old boy. The family is looking for someone kind, gentle, and experience with a background in childhood education to help with the daily routine. They would be in charge of his full care and help him with his developmental milestones.

    It's $20-22/hour, plus reimbursement for Metro North or gas if you drive 47.5 hours/week, and $950-1045/week. They are hoping to have someone start in January, with a few transition days in December.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone patient and understanding. CPR/First Aid certified or is willing to undergo training. Willing to follow a schedule, take direction, and who will happily give updates to the family. Someone kindhearted, gentle disposition, patient, and has an energy that meshes well with that of a toddler. Someone who can prep his meals and tidy up after.

    A background in Early childhood education, or someone who has taken a few classes. Someone willing to create a loose curriculum, with art projects, reading, gross/fine motor skill work (through play). They are looking for someone to build his confidence. They are big on his social and emotional development. Someone comfortable scheduling playdates and getting to know the kids in their new neighborhood to foster this development.

    Someone with a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

    Schedule

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

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  • PART-TIME FLEX or FULL-TIME: Temp Coordinator, Union Square, coolest coworkers, $17/hr or $36k/yr

    $17/hr, or $36k/yr + benefits!

    Overview

    We are hiring a Flex Part-Time or Full-Time Client Director in our Union Square office! The position is during business hours and can be flexible 25-40 hours per week! Yay? Yes? If so, we would absolutely love to hear from you!


    ***Do you have a friend who might be interested? Have them email recruitment@smartsitting.com with a cover letter and resume to apply! Subject: Temp is My Jam!***


    ***In your application, please include your current working availability and ideal working schedule, as well as any flexibility you may have, and when you can start!***

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    We're looking for someone who thrives in a fast paced work environment, knows how to be part of a team and also how to get into their own zone and knock things out; a trailblazer who is eager to meet the growing demand of our current families and is energized by new opportunities like event coordination and pursuing business partnerships; a professional multitasker with an upbeat, positive energy who is great at juggling and takes pride in never dropping the proverbial ball!

    If you're a hard-working, super responsible, tech-savvy individual who is more excited than stressed out by working under a time crunch, who loves kids (we know you do!) and also enjoys working with grown-ups who drink delicious coffee, eat tasty baked goods, and occasionally break out into song, we might be the perfect fit for you!

    Skills and Qualifications:
    4 year college degree
    Prompt communication skills, both written and verbal
    Great e-mail tone and phone voice
    Awesome time management skills
    Professional multitasker
    Detail-oriented and impeccable follow through
    Tech savvy, comfortable working on a macbook
    Graphic design skills a plus but not required

    Schedule

    The position is at our Union Square office. If you're working full-time, it will be Monday through Friday, 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM. You'll have an hour off each day for lunch or errands and can occasionally leave early on lighter volume days.

    If you'd like to work part-time, there's LOTS of flexibility as long as it's mostly during regular biz hours. One possible option could be the following:

    Monday, 11 AM - 6 PM
    Tuesday, off!
    Wednesday, 12 PM - 6 PM
    Thursday, 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM
    Friday, 9:30 AM - 6:30 PM

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  • PART-TIME -OR- FULL-TIME: M-F $31k-75k/yr + health insurance and metrocard! boys, 6&7! #yestomannies (dFTKP102717)

    $20-29/hour, $600-1450/week + health insurance + metro card!

    Overview

    This family is super lovely and they are looking for someone who can run the household smoothly while mom and dad are at work. The position is Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM - 6 PM, and the boys, 6 and 7, are in school from 8:15 AM to 3:15 PM. The family is also flexible to have the schedule be Monday to Friday from 7:30-11 AM, then again from 3 to 6 PM, with occasional later night. There are errands and cooking and laundry in here, and also a little down time. Then you'll have school pick up, and after school activities, fun play time, overseeing homework, and dinner, and then mom and dad come home at 6 PM. The rate is $20-29/hour, $1000-1450/week + health insurance and a metro card! The family's ideal rate range is $1000-1100/week and they are flexible for a higher rate range depending on your comfort level with household management responsibilities.

    Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The ideal person has lots of energy, provides structure and reminds children of good behavior and manners but isn't too harsh. The family is looking for someone who likes art projects, is always up for a new adventure, and is very responsible and pays attention to details. #yestomannies

    Schedule

    The position is Monday through Friday, 7:30/7:45 AM -to 6 PM with an occasional later night (and sometimes there is flexibility for a later start in the morning).
    **The family is also flexible to have the schedule be Monday to Friday from 7:30-11 AM, then again from 3 to 6 PM, with occasional later night. In the summer, the family is looking for more flexibility to work full days and occasionally travel with the family. There is also flexibility to have a few days start at 12 and go through to 6 PM.

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  • FULL-TIME: Clinton Hill, $60-65k/year, 50-55 hours/week, with boy, 1.5, and baby-to-be! #yestomannies! kFTPS102417

    $20-23.50/hour ($1000-1269/week) gross. **When the second baby is born they will offer a rate increase up to $24-25/hour.

    Overview

    We have a great new FULL-TIME opportunity in Clinton Hill, BK, with a 4-month-old boy (and a baby-to-be in April!). They are moving from CA and looking for someone great to join their growing family. The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 8 AM to 6 PM. Plus, Saturday or Sunday, for 3-4 hours depending on availability. Additionally flexibility to stay over with the child when mother is traveling out of town for work is required. The SmartSitter will have their own bedroom, bathroom, and kitchenette.

    They are ideally looking for a bilingual Spanish/English speaker to have full charge of the child/ren during the day and help with light household tasks such as the family's laundry and keeping the child/ren's supplies stocked, etc. Someone fun, super engaging, and active who can help with their developmental milestones!

    It's $20-23.5/hour to start ($24-25/hour when the second baby arrives), 50-54 hours/week, $1000-1269/week gross to start. They are offering two weeks paid vacation as well! The position will begin ASAP with interview taking place immediately.

    #yestomannies!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Ideally, the SmartSitter is bilingual in English and Spanish. Able to handle a very curious and active child. Has experience working at a Montessori or pre-school would be very helpful. Helping him learn the alphabet, numbers and arts and crafts. Someone outdoorsy and take initiative to take the child'ren to playgrounds, on walks, and indoor activities in winter. Someone attentive and reliable about his nutrition as he is an allergic baby and should be fed nutritious meals to make up for what he is missing. Someone willing to learn how to us an epi pen and read the first signs of an allergic reaction.
    Someone flexible in terms of timing as both parents travel and have high stress jobs.
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    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 8 AM to 6 PM. Plus, Saturday or Sunday, for 3-4 hours depending on availability.
    Flexibility to stay over with the child when mother is traveling out of town for work is required. The SmartSitter will have their own bedroom, bathroom, and kitchenette.

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  • FULL-TIME: Tribeca, $91k/year, 60 hours/week, with 3 kids, and another SmartSitter! kFTSK10317

    $1750/week gross

    Overview

    We have a wonderful full-time opportunity in TriBeCa with 3 young kids and their after school SmartSitter! The family is looking for someone fun, smart, engaging, and super active to join their team. The schedule is Monday to Friday, 7:15 AM to 6/7 PM. Flexibility to travel with the family 6-8 week throughout the year is also a huge plus!
    The SmartSitter would be sharing some responsibilities with the after school SmartSitter, however they would be primarily in charge of the day to day.

    It's $1750-1800/week gross! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit, with interviews taking place IMMEDIATELY.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone energetic, organized, super engaging, experienced. Someone who has a wide range of experience with kids in the toddler and early school aged groups. Someone flexible to grow with the family who is comfortable with household errands and PA work.
    Someone who can do fun science activities or arts and crafts with the kids

    Schedule

    Monday to Friday, 7:15 AM to 6/7 PM. Flexibility to assist later in the evenings or on weekend, plus very occasional travel is a huge plus!

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  • FULL-TIME: UWS M-R $800-1000/wk boy, 7, & baby boy, 5 mos! #yestomannies (FTMK101017)

    $20-25/hour, $800-1000/week

    Overview

    This lovely UWS family is looking to work with a new full-time SmartSitter Monday through Thursday, 8 or 8:30 AM until 5:30 or 6 PM. They have a social 7-year-old boy and teeny 5-month old boy. $20-25/hour, $800-1000/week. #yestomannies

    Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking for someone who loves being with a baby and is also comfortable working with a 7-year-old. They are looking to work with someone who is comfortable walking to/from school a couple times/week. They are looking for someone who is looking to make a longer term, multiyear commitment. Someone warm, kind, chatty, and engaged is ideal. #yestomannies

    Schedule

    Monday through Thursday, 8 or 8:30 AM to 5:30 or 6 PM, 40 hours/week regularly

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  • FULL-TIME/AFTER SCHOOL: UES, $70-75k/year, PLUS health, metrocard, and phone, 40 hours/week, with two kids, 10 & 12! kFTVR10417

    $1300-1450/week gross, plus health insurance, a monthly metrocard, and phone stipend

    Overview

    We have an truly wonderful AFTER SCHOOL opportunity on the UES with two kids, 10 and 12. They are looking for help Monday to Friday, from 11 AM or 12 PM to 7 or 8 PM. Additional flexibility to stay later on occasion, and come earlier if there is no school or a child is sick is a plus. Their ideal candidate is someone loving, kind, hard working, organized, and dedicated who enjoys cooking and having a greta time with the kids. A bonus is if you want to include the children in your cooking (the boy loves to cook already!).

    There is a household management/personal assistance aspect before the kids are picked up from school, so please include your experience in this realm as well.

    It's $22-25/hour, 40 hours/week, $880-1000/week gross and guaranteed, plus health insurance, a monthly metrocard, and phone stipend!! Apply now!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is organized, efficient, affectionate, and loving. Someone who can work in tandem with another part-time caregiver. Someone who can cook for the family (follow recipes), active (walking and taking the bus etc for transportation). Someone very positive and sunny with good judgement, able to figure things out. Someone who can supervise homework, etc., but doesn't have to be able to really do it.
    Spanish speaking is a plus!

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 11 AM or 12 PM to 7 or 8 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion, and come earlier if there is no school or a child is sick is a plus!
    The family can also be flexible with the schedule to accommodate a class int eh morning, etc. that someone may wish to take.

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  • FULL-TIME: $$ flexible, TriBeCa, girls, 2&4! (dFTWM92917)

    The rate is open and flexible.

    Overview

    This lovely family we've been working with for years and every time a new SmartSitter works with them, they sing their praises, as this family is absolutely warm and lovely and wonderful! They have two adorable and sweet girls, ages 2 and 4, and they're looking for help full-time, with pretty typical hours in nyc and then the opportunity for regular travel domestically (mostly) and sometimes internationally. It's typically 40 hour/week. The rate is open and flex for the right person.

    Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking for a caregiver who is as comfortable with the age groups, someone neat and organized, fun, playful, not afraid to go to the water park and get wet or get a little dirty when playing with the kids, tidy, proactive, has lots of energy and also can be calm, someone with a “can do” attitude, neat and organized. The family is looking for a multiyear commitment ideally. Also, if you are open to travel, this is an important component to the position.

    Schedule

    There is some flexibility to the scheduling. The typical week is 40 or so hours. The core hours are Monday through Friday, 12 PM - 6 PM, and some or all days could be an earlier start (to help with light grocery shopping, food prep, light errands, and girls' laundry), and 1-2 nights/week could be a date night.

    The family is looking for someone with flexibility who can spend the night occasionally (4 times/year), travel with the family for several weeks (3 times/year) or up to 2 1/2 months (once every couple of years) at a time. You would always have your own bedroom/bathroom when traveling as well as scheduled time off. If it's a longer stint, the family would fly you home in the middle so you could have some home time if you want!

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  • FULL-TIME: $52,000-$65,000/yr Sutton Place 4-5 days/wk, 40-50 hrs, girl, 4, boy, 1 1/2! (dFTJL91417)

    $20-$25/hour (gross)

    Overview

    This is a fab Sutton Place Family who is looking to hire a full-time SmartSitter 4 or 5 days/week (SmartSitter's choice!), weekdays 8 AM - 6 PM, $20-25/hr gross. They have a 4-year-old daughter and 1-year-old son.

    Please apply today if you're interested and please include in your application if you prefer working 4 or 5 days/week.

    Thanks!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking for a SmartSitter who will enrich the kids' lives, someone who can be an active participant in doing this for them, reading to them, stimulating them and keeping them engaged. If you speak Mandarin this is a plus! #yestomannies

    Schedule

    Monday through Friday, 8 AM - 6 PM

    If you prefer working 4 days/week, this is okay too!

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  • FULL-TIME: UWS $58k-70k! boys, 4 & 1 1/2! #yestomannies (dFTCC83117)

    $20-25/hour (gross)

    Overview

    This lovely Upper West Side family is looking to hire a warm and organized SmartSitter to work with their two boys, ages 1 1/2 and 4. The hours are generally Monday through Thursday, 7:30 AM - 7 PM and Friday, 7:30 AM - 6 PM. The family would love to work with someone who is looking to work with them for a long-term, ideally multi-year commitment. The rate is flexible, $20-25/hour gross, or $1130-$1412.50/week gross. Please apply today if you're interested! #yestomannies

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    From the parents, "We are looking for someone who is extremely dependable, trustworthy, and warm. Excellent organizational skills and exceptional judgment are a requirement. One son has asthma and the other may have allergies so we need someone who is careful and makes safety a top priority. Candidates must have several years of experience working with multiple children. Energy, enthusiasm and stamina are also a necessary as our boys are very active and enthusiastic. Nanny must be proactive about setting up playdates and taking children out to the playground, museums, etc. Someone who is able to offer boundaries especially with the 4-year-old is really helpful." #yestomannies

    The SmartSitter must be up-to-date on vaccines and willing to continue vaccinations. A second language is preferred but not necessary. A background in early childhood education is also preferred. It would also be helpful if the SmartSitter is willing to travel (would be infrequent).

    Schedule

    Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM - 7 PM (6 PM end time on Friday)

    An occasional date night is also a plus and/or flexibility to occasionally stay a little later if needed.

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: $25/hr, $750/wk, M-F 2-8, girl, 6, boy, 4! In the Heights! (dASMM080117)

    $25/hour ($750/week gross)

    Overview

    We've been working with this family for years and they are super lovely people. Also, they live up in the heights, and we know many SmartSitters live close by! This will be a quick interview/hire process. The schedule is Monday through Friday, 2 PM - 8 PM, and the family has two cuties, a 6-year-old girl and 4-year-old boy.

    Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The SmartSitter should be smart, organized, energetic, and enthusiastic! If you speak Spanish, this is a plus!

    Schedule

    The core schedule would be 2-8 PM Monday - Friday.
    Flexibility to stay later on occasional evenings and to work a full day (8:30 AM- 8 PM) on school holidays is ideal.

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  • FULL-TIME/AFTER SCHOOL: UES $25/hr, $750-1000/wk M-F 2-8, boys, 10&9, girl, age 5! (dASKH1017017)

    $25/hour, $750/week

    Overview

    This busy UES family is looking to hire a SmartSitter to work with them on Monday through Friday, 2 PM - 8 PM, with their three bright and energetic kids, two boys, ages 10 and 9, and a 5-year-old girl. $25/hour, $750/week. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!

    ***If you are flexible to work on Saturdays occasionally and have additional flexibility, the family could guarantee 40 hours/week at $1000/week. If this is the case, please include it in your application.***

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    super energetic, likes playing sports, playful, positive attitude, good values, honest, college educated (background in education/social work/early childhood development is a plus), at least 3 years of prior childcare experience with multiple children, must be very organized, prompt and tidy, will always have child’s safety as top priority, will be professional and mature, will be a good communicator and relay all day-to-day and any issues to parents, must be responsible and dependable, someone loving, kind, gentle, thoughtful, smart, capable, and eager to work hard, must be a team player, upbeat, energetic, patient, and dependable with a good sense of humor, must be confident, and anticipate the needs of the family and children. Mom doesn’t like to micromanage. Must be willing to do light tidying, laundry and run errands.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday through Friday, 2 PM - 8 PM

    ***If you are flexible to work on Saturdays occasionally and have additional flexibility, the family could guarantee 40 hours/week at $1000/week.***

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