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PART-TIME: UWS, $20-25/hour, M-R, 20 hours/week, with 2 boys, 4 & 7! #yestomannies! kPTAG9817

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Overview

We have a new Monday and Wednesday part-time opportunity in the UWS with 2 musical and active boys, 4 & 7! They are looking for help from 2:45-7:45 PM, Monday to Thursday. They are looking for someone reliable and fun who can encourage the boys in creative and engaging ways. It should be noted they are a no screens house, so encouragement through games, arts and crafts, music, etc., is preferred. It's $20-25/hour, 20 hours/week guaranteed, $400-500/week! This position would begin ASAP, with interviews taking place early next week. Please note then you’re available to meet with the family near their home. #yestomannies!

The Ideal Sitter for this Job

Someone with experience with this age group and a passion for child care. Someone creative (to invent interesting activities for the boys) and loving, but also firm with the ability to be strict when it comes to encouraging good behavior. Someone comfortable taking public transportation with the boys and who can ensure safety when out on the street or in the house. Someone healthy and active, who can encourage imaginative and creative play over screens as they have a no screens policy in their home. Portuguese or German speaking, or an interest in music’s a plus, but not required.

Schedule

Monday through Thursday, from 2:45 to 7:45 PM. We may need also help from time to time at night, to be agreed as time permits.

About the Children

boy, 7- He is a sweet, curious, and creative boy. He loves lego, super heros, stories, painting/drawing, swimming, soccer, and any form of creative play. He loves to do all this with his little brother, and friends and family. He attends the Special Music School in Manhattan and plays piano since he's 2 1/2 years old. boy, 4- He is a very active and curious boy. His interests are very similar to his brother's. Just like his brother, he also loves music and started to play cello at 3 1/2 years. He is in school on the UWS. Both boy speak English, Portuguese, and German. they get a long quite well, but they do test their new sitters at first.

Responsibilities

Pick up on of the boys from school on the UWS (on 67th and 84th, or West 86th), and then the other from his after school program, and bring them home around 4:30/5 PM, helping with homework, music practice, prep for bed and bath time, and take care of them. The parents will leave things prepared to be heated for dinner. Sometimes they will ask them to prep simple dinners.

Additional Information

This position would begin ASAP, with interviews taking place early next week. Please note then you’re available to meet with the family near their home. #yestomannies!

  • Rate

    $20-25/hour ($400-500/week), plus reimbursement for travel with the kids.

    Commitment

    through the 2017-2018 the school year

    Total Hours per Week

    20 hours/week guaranteed

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