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.
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 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
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
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
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 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 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
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