This sweet UK family is coming to the US this September for at least six months (with the potential to extend) and they're looking for a loving and dedicated sitter for their little baby boy! Please apply if you can commit to the six months up front! This position officially starts August 26th and will continue through the end of February.
The Ideal Sitter for this Job
Someone experienced and familiar with NYC is a MUST! Very well versed in the neighborhood and where to take him for play groups or play dates. Someone very loving and affectionate, someone who can stimulate him and encourage his learning - communicate with the baby Someone who can set really clear boundaries, a lot of structure (but still warm, of course!) The family does their best to not say “no”, but instead explain what’s going on. Someone who can be sensitive to children with a difficult start in life. Lots of experience with working with young ones.
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9am- 1pm Fridays, 2pm – 6pm With additional evening work – likely once a week for 3 or 4 hours.
About the Children
boy, 17 months: he’s amazing! Confident, outgoing, cheeky little rascal! Walking completely independently. He’s a very big communicator. Friendly and loves to wave. Likes to be around other children and kids. He likes being engaged and entertained!
This family is really looking for someone who can take the baby to play dates and play groups. They want him socialized and out and about in NYC - take him to new places and go exploring! They're looking for someone to help get him involved in local activities. He’s in a real routine with his sleep! He goes down at 7pm every night and wakes up at 7am every morning. He naps for two hours around 1:30pm.
The position would ideally start with an in person interview between July 11th and 15th when the family is visiting. You could then start officially when they move here in mid-August! Please include your availability to start in your application!
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