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

    $20/hour ($1000/week) gross

    Overview

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

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

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

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

    Schedule

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

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

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

    Overview

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

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

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

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

    Schedule

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

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

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

    Overview

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

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

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

    Schedule

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

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

    $25/hour ($750/week gross)

    Overview

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

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

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

    Schedule

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Overview

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

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

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

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

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

    Schedule

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

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

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

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

    Overview

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

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

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

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

    Schedule

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

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  • FULL-TIME: Client Specialist in Union Square!

    Competitive salary + benefits!

    Overview

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

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

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

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

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

    Schedule

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

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