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SHORT-TERM: Thoughtful and kind sitter with sweet and introspective 4-year-old girl.

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Do you have experience with school aged kids ? Are you looking for a new and exciting short-term full-time position?! A really sweet family in the East Village is looking for a full-time fill-in nanny for their newly growing family! They have recently adopted their 4-year-old niece this summer and welcoming their baby girl in August! It's a big time for them, so they are looking for someone who is professional, experienced, fun, loving, warm, and a true team player. The 4-year-old has some physical delays, though she has therapies and they work on these all together as well. Someone organized who has attention to detail will be a real asset in this position. It's $18/hour gross to begin with room to grow to $20/hour after the first week with stellar feedback. Overtime is also applicable for any hours over 40 works in one week. They are welcoming their new baby girl in teh weeks to come, so there is definitely the opportunity for overtime and overnights as they may be in the hospital longer. This will begin in the next week or so and last through August! Apply today!

The Ideal Sitter for this Job

Someone who has experience with early school aged and infants. Someone who is super kind and loving and can be sensitive to the fact that the girl's whole life has changed and she is still adjusting to her new life. Someone who can help teach her through modeling their behaviors and being very kind and sweet with her. Someone super active and can play with her. Someone who is super communicative and open. Someone with a special education background and can utilize those approaches is a big help, though not required.


Monday to Friday, 8-5 PM, with flexibility to help with overnights when mom is in labor or stay later on occasion if mom and dad has a meeting later.

About the Children

girl, 4- She is their niece who they are adopting. She is very sensitive and can get upsets easily if she thinks someone is mad at her. She wears orthopedic braces around her ankles and they work on things like stairs, etc. She was late to walk and does PT. They are working on her strength and balance and playing a lot. baby-to-be in August- Will no doubt be a total cutie!


Their nanny will create structure to all the craziness and be a true confidante to the girl. They will help with her meals and tidying up after, taking her out for walks and to play, assisting with her PT and OT virtually, helping with her exercise routine and then taking her to and from when the offices open again. Laundry for the kids.

Additional Information

Their current SmartSitter is out waiting for her Covid test results and has not been working with them for a week now. They are not experiencing any symptoms and are looking for a replacement who can assist as they are about to have their baby girl! They have been super cautious when it comes to covid and are not socializing with others outside their tight knit family. They do see dad's sister a bit who is equally cautious and lives nearby. They've also previously been quarantined in Sag Harbor before returning to the city in July.

  • Rate

    $18/hour gross to start with room to grow!


    through August 2020

    Total Hours per Week

    40-45 hours/week guaranteed

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