We have a wonderful FLEX weekend and evening opportunity with a really cool family in Boreum Hill. The are looking for a lovely, fun, and engaging sitter to help with their two kids, 7 and 1, and working alongside mom from time to time. The SmartSitter will be in charge of the full care for the kids while mom and dad are working. This will likely include some meal prep for them, keeping them engaged and on their schedule, and assisting with the evening routine. On weekends, you will take them to the park and do activities at home, help with meals, and have fun! The schedule will be given one week in advance, and typically shift due to mom and dad's schedules. They are happy to guarantee the income to their new person. It's $25-30/hour for 20-25 hours/week. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit!
The Ideal Sitter for this Job
Someone with tons of energy, creativity, and humor. Someone who is quick on their feet and good at following direction. They have a lot of structure and are looking for someone who can follow this schedule and keep things moving along in the structure. Someone who has experience with these age groups! They are a really lovely family and like to keep a low profile, so discretion and understanding from those working with them is paramount. Flexibility and understanding is a plus, too, as the schedule would be changing, but with notice. That said, they are very kind and open with their communication, and appreciate this in their new person
The core schedule is a FLEX 2-3 evenings/week, plus 5-6 hours on Saturdays and Sundays. Flexibility is key as the schedule will likely shift from week to week.
About the Children
girl, 7- She is non-stop full on energy from the time she gets up until she finally sleeps. She never stops moving, talking, singing, running laps and demanding attention. She loves to entertain people and can put on quite the show. She requires a lot of stimulus, creativity, activity, energy and patience. boy, 1- He is a really lovely little guy. He sleeps. He eats. He's starting to stand and standing on his own. He is very active. He has a sweet even disposition and adjusts to transitions and change well.
The SmartSitter will have full charge of the kids throughout the weekend or evening while mom and dad are in and out for work, etc. Depending on the schedule, they may help play time/exercise and stimulus - reading and play, outdoor play, etc. They will help with meal prep, tidying up, etc. Then be be with both kids and can do fun activities or go on adventures together! In the evenings, they will help with the bed and bathtime routine, and keeping the environment calm before they go down.
through summer and potentially longer
Total Hours per Week
20-25 hours/week guaranteedApply Now