A super kind and warm family is looking for someone honest and kind to work with them this school year! They have two kids, 7 and 10, who are active and really warm and lovely themselves. The core schedule is 15-20 hours/week guaranteed, depending on whether you are comfortable driving to the Bronx in the family's car to pick up the kids or not. It's $30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids. The position will begin in February with interviews taking place immediately.
The Ideal Sitter for this Job
Someone ultimately timely and reliable as the kids can not be left at the bus stop under any circumstances. Someone bright and dynamic who can have fun with them and also help with homework. Someone with a sunny disposition who has a super positive attitude. Someone reliable and punctual who is organized. If driving, a clean record and valid driver's license. This is a huge plus! Some level of comfort in the kitchen to help out mom.
Monday to Thursday, 1:30 or 3:30-8 PM, depending on if you are comfortable driving to the Bronx for pick up in the families car. Flexibility to assist some Fridays and with later nights. They an also be flexible to have someone just 3 days/week. They can guarantee the income for the preferred scheduled.
About the Children
boy, 11- He plays hockey and has practice three times/week. He is the athlete of the family for sure. He is more outgoing that his sister. He is gregarious! girl, 7- She is in a theater camp for summer. She is super into art and academics. She is more geared towards the arts than sports. She is a bit shy at first and not as outward as her brother. They are bright and fun. They get along really well, too.
Picking up the kids from the bus. On occasion, taking the boy to Chelsea Piers for hockey a few days week and walking him over from the bus a few blocks away. His gear is there, so phew! Getting his homework done there and doing snack, too. For the girl, arriving home before her bus gets there and prepping a snack. Picking her up from the bus and taking her to activities. Generally helping with the evening routine including some light meal prep, helping with homework, the bed time routine, etc. If you start early, you will pick up the families car and drive to pick up in the Bronx and bring them home.
They will be away for 10 days in March for Spring Break.
$30/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the kids.
through at least June 2020, and ideally longer
Total Hours per Week
15-20 hours/week guaranteedApply Now