We have a wonderful returning SmartSitting family in Battery Park City with a sweet and sensitive 7-year-old girl looking for afternoon help Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 3 PM to 6 PM. They are looking for someone who can engage their daughter in creative ways and help her build her confidence at the playground around other kids. She has Sensory Processing Disorder and can be very sensitive to change, however she is very loyal and just loves her SmartSitters. It's $20-25/hour, 9 hours/week. They are looking for someone to commit through the end of the school year in June.
The Ideal Sitter for this Job
This family would love someone with a background in music or drama! Someone who can engage her in creative way, sweet, silly, playful, someone super interested in her and having a good time with her. They are looking for someone who can help her engage with other kids and being more confident playing around them. Someone proactive and energetic!
Monday: 3:00 - 6:00pm Thursday: 3:00 - 6:00pm Friday: 3:00 - 6:00pm
About the Children
girl, 7- She will likely be tired after school. She has Sensory Processing Disorder and is very sensitive, but loving and gets attached to her sitters easily. She is not super into playdates, but very into art, music, dance, imaginative play.
The perfect SmartSitter will pick up girl from school at 3 PM, and bring her home a few short blocks away. They will play with her at home and at the playground, help prepping meals on occasion, and be proactive in tidying up after meals and play time. Maybe some days you can set up play dates with some friends! From time to time, they will help with bath and bed time if they are there later.
Please include your experience with children in this age and fun games you like to play with them in your application. Also include when you can start and how long you can commit to the position!
Through the 2018-2019 school year, and potentially longer
Total Hours per Week