We have a wonderful opportunity in the UWS with a loving and sweet 10-year-old boy. The family is looking for someone equally warm, proactive, and loving who has experience with children with ADHD and anxiety. The ideal candidate is understanding and calm who can encourage him to overcome challenges and take them head on and with confidence. It's $25-27/hour gross for 12 hours/week guaranteed. This position will begin 9/3, with interviews taking place immediately. They would love to have the SmartSitter shadow their current sitter to learn the ropes and get to know the boy more.
The Ideal Sitter for this Job
Someone who has experience with behavioral issues and struggles. Someone fun and engaging who will bond with him. An animated personality. Someone who can help him foster friendships with kids his age as he tends to gravitate towards adults more. Someone who can remove their own emotions from the difficult situations and doesn't get flustered easily. Someone who is proactive and can take initiative to help out if it needs to be one.
The core schedule is Monday to Thursday, 3-6 PM. .
About the Children
boy, 11- He loves coding and video games. He is really into math and science as well. He loves parkour and tends to connect more with adults.
This sitter would greet the boy at the bus or school on the UES, give him a snack, and then take him to afternoon activities or to the park.
12-16 weeks to start!
Total Hours per Week
12 hours/week guaranteedApply Now