A veteran SmartFamily in Greenwich Village is looking for a new after school sitter! They have two fun boys, 4 and 6, who will be at the same school for the first time this year! If you are fun, engaging, responsible, reliable, and proactive, this job is for you! They love play together, yet sometimes have trouble sharing so someone who knows these age groups is huge! It's $25-30/hour for 2--22 hours/week guaranteed, plus a metrocard! The position will begin after Labor Day.
The Ideal Sitter for this Job
Someone who is experienced with these age groups and is professional. Experience managing siblings close in age and who can easily distract them if a moment of conflict starts. Someone who can keep them planned and distracted in that way. Someone fun, imaginative, and engaging, yet who can be the authority figure and maintain the boundaries and rules of the home. Someone who can manage the day to day including planning snacks, planning ahead, and making sure notes from school get home to mom and dad. Someone who can engage them both together and merge their interests.
The core schedule is Monday to Friday, 2:30-6:30 PM, with 2-3 days/week starting at 1:30 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion.
About the Children
boy, 6- He is a bit behind in reading compared to his classmates, so someone who can assist him with this milestone. He has Celiac's and they are a fully gluten free home. He loves pottery and programming. He loves to build with his lego and prefers to be home. He is the cautious one. boy, 4- He is starting at a school this year. He is more outgoing and athletic than his brother. He takes soccer and capoeira. He loves to go the park and be outdoors. He is more high energy. They are fun and energetic. They bicker at times and are working on sharing. They do have a lot of fun playing together.
Picking them up from school and taking them home or to the park. Shuttling them home to have a fun afternoon with them. Keeping home tidy and tidying up after meals and playtime. Emptying the dishwasher and loading it. Helping with meal prep and their laundry.
$25-30/hour gross + monthly metrocard
through the 2019-2020 school year
Total Hours per Week
20-22 hours/week guaranteedApply Now