We have a great WEEKEND/EVENING opportunity with a lovely family in Chelsea. They have a 3-year-old boy and a 3-month-old baby girl. They are looking for help Friday and Saturday, from 9 AM to 5 PM; and 2-3 weeknights per week from 5 PM to 9 PM. Flexibility on other days is a bonus! It's $30/hour, 25 hours/week guaranteed, $750/week! The position has a very flexible start date, and interviews will begin immediately!
The Ideal Sitter for this Job
The SmartSitter should be engaging, fun, and creative! The kids really respond to high energy people who engage him from the start. They should be able to multitask with the different age groups and to calm the kids down for bedtime. A love of play time and patience are key.
The core schedule would be Friday and Saturday, from 9 AM to 5 PM; and 2-3 weeknights per week from 5 PM to 9 PM. Flexibility on other days is a bonus! The family is hoping to set up a regular schedule (i.e. Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evening, with flexibility to move things around from time to time.)
About the Children
Boy, 3- is generally a reserved little guy who can take a while to warm to new people. He enjoys gymnastics, walking, painting, playing with balls, reading books and loves adventures to museums or zoos. He’s starting preschool 3 afternoons/week. He can be pretty stubborn but is very gentle and not at all aggressive. He likes outdoor activities, playing in their playroom, anything where he can get his energy out and be super active. He loves playing with his Moana figures at the moment, doing arts & crafts, he can self entertain but prefers being with other people. Girl, 4 months- She is still very young! She currently has been having a hard time getting to sleep, so just being very patient with her is key.
The sitter will be responsible for keeping the children entertained, fed, and connecting creatively! Help with some meal prep and the kid's laundry on occasion, however the position is primarily the daily care for the children, getting them ready for the day, fed, playing with them, taking them to the park, having play dates, going to classes, cleaning up after meals and play, getting them ready for bed, etc. They would be working alongside a SAHM at times.
The position has a very flexible start date, and interviews will begin immediately!
at least 6 months, ideally 1 year.
Total Hours per Week
25 hours/week guaranteedApply Now