We have a wonderful FLEX full-time 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, 6 and 1, and working alongside mom from time to time. The SmartSitter will be in charge of the full care primarily for the kids, helping with drop off and pick up from school and activities, preparing meals for them, keeping them engaged and on their schedule, and assisting with the evening routine on occasion. The schedule will be given one week in advance, and typically shift due to mom and dad's schedules. They are happy to guaranteed the income to their new person. It's $30/hour gross for 40 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 schedule will be given one week in advance, and typically shift due to mom and dad's schedules. Sometimes it will be at 8 AM to 5 PM, and sometimes 12-8 PM, or even just an evening. Flexibility to travel to East Hampton is required for summer! They are happy to guaranteed the income to their new person.
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 day or evening while mom and dad are in and out. Depending on the schedule, they may help with school drop off for the girl. The boy will nap in the morning and then they will do some play time/exercise and stimulus - reading and play, outdoor play, etc. He will need feeding and changing throughout the day. They will help with school pick up for the girl on occasion. 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 bath time routine, and keeping the environment calm before they go down.
at least one year, ideally longer
Total Hours per Week
40 hours/week guaranteedApply Now