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SHORT TERM BABYSITTER: UES, $30/hour for 6 hours/week guaranteed, MW afternoons, with one boy, 8! kPTDC9319

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This professional and respectful UES family is looking for after school help Monday and Wednesday afternoons, from 4 or 4:30-7:30 PM with their 8-year-old son (they also have a 12-year-old daughter who is largely independent, but may be around at the end of each day). Both are super smart and fun kids. Overall they are looking for someone responsible, reliable, communicative, and detail oriented to join their team! It's $30/hour gross for 6 hours/week GUARANTEED. The position will begin ASAP!

The Ideal Sitter for this Job

The family is looking to work with someone timely and reliable, responsible, conscientious, extroverted, smart, energetic, someone who initiative, and has a strong work ethic. In an ideal world, you would have some full-time flexibility for school holidays. Ability to drive is a HUGE plus (must have clean driving record and be capable of being added to our auto policy) to drive to LIC for hockey practice once a week. Ideally someone who has had their license for at least 5 years. Spanish speaker another plus and they are currently taking it at school! Someone who is generally willing to help with home- and child-centric tasks such as shopping for kid clothes, sorting kid clothes for season, periodic decluttering of toys, laundry, etc.


The core schedule is Monday and Wednesday from 4 or 4:30-7:30 PM. Some flexibility to assist with full days if school is out or in the evenings is a plus!

About the Children

girl 12- She is very self motivated and in honors mathematics. boy, 8- He is in second grade and doing really well academically as well. He plays hockey. He can be a bit stubborn and typically with options does best in terms of getting things done. They are both taking spanish at school! They get along quite well.


The SmartSitter will help getting him to focus on his homework, and then also generally helping with dinners, groceries, small household errands, etc. Sometimes there will be a need to do a pickup playdate somewhere else in the city. Being able to drive is a big plus because, for example, the sitter could take the car and drive up to the Bronx to pick up the boy

  • Rate

    $30/hour gross


    12-16 weeks to start!

    Total Hours per Week

    6 hours/week guaranteed

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