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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: East Village, $25/hour for 15-20 hours/week, with baby and toddler! kPTEA101119

    $25/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a great East Village position with a 2-year-old boy and an 7-month-old girl on Tuesdays, from 730-6 PM, plus 1-2 afternoons from, 11:30-3:30 PM, with flexibility to shift the hours from time to time. They are looking for someone patient, understanding, kind, loving, experienced with newborns and toddlers, and fun to spend time getting to know their family and building a relationship with them.

    It's $25/hour for 15-20 hours/week. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit.

    They are such a lovely family!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone experienced with newborns and toddlers. CPR certified and someone capable of going up two flights of stairs with a baby and toddler (the stroller goes up just the stoop and stays on the first floor).
    With the baby's reflux, she has some medicine that they will show you, burping her is important along with following all the protocols that goes along with this.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Tuesdays, from 730-6 PM, plus 1-2 afternoons from, 11:30-3:30 PM, with flexibility to shift the hours from time to time.

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  • MORNING BABYSITTER: UWS, 12-16 weeks, $50-60/day for 5 days.week, with two boys, 5 and 3! kMCG101119

    $50-60/morning gross

    Overview

    We have a really lovely family on the UWS looking for a great new SmartSitter to assist weekday mornings with their two boys, 5 and 3! They are looking for someone warm, fun, understanding, positive, engaging, and proactive. They boys are energetic and wonderful!

    This family is a personal friend for many years, so we can't say enough wonderful things about them!

    It's $50-60/morning gross for 5 mornings/week. The position will begin as soon as possible, with interviews taking place immediately earlier in the days.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone reliable and trustworthy and ultimately super positive and understanding; the family takes honesty and communication very seriously! Someone proactive and caring with their boys. Someone who is patient and active, warm, gentle, and kind. Someone who is knowledgable to the art of distraction! Moving their attention to other things and activities often solves any.

    Schedule

    Morning, Monday to Friday, from 6:30-8:45 AM.

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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: UWS, $25/hour for 20-30 hours/week, with two energetic boys, 5 and 3! kPTCG101119

    $25/hour gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the boys

    Overview

    We have a really lovely family on the UWS looking for a great new SmartSitter to assist weekday mornings AND/OR afternoons with their two boys, 5 and 3! They are looking for someone warm, fun, understanding, positive, engaging, and proactive. They boys are energetic and wonderful!

    This family is a personal friend for many years, so we can't say enough wonderful things about them!

    It's $25/hour gross for 20-30 hours/week depending on the schedule you choose. The position will begin as soon as possible, with interviews taking place immediately earlier in the days.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone reliable and trustworthy and ultimately super positive and understanding; the family takes honesty and communication very seriously! Someone proactive and caring with their boys. Someone who is patient and active, warm, gentle, and kind. Someone who is knowledgable to the art of distraction! Moving their attention to other things and activities often solves any.

    Schedule

    The family is looking to fill two positions:

    1. Mornings, Monday to Friday, from 6:30-8:45 AM
    2. Afternoons, Monday to Friday, from 3 or 4 PM to 7 PM, with some flexibility to come earlier or stay later.

    They are happy to have 1-2 sitters to cover both morning and afternoons, so please include your preferred schedule.

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  • AFTER-SCHOOL: $25-30/hour for 15+ hours/week, FiDi, one girl, 15 years old! (fASKF101119)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Do you have experience caring for children, teens, or adults with special needs? Do you have a sense of humor and love Broadway shows? This family in lower Manhattan are looking for an invested and experienced sitter to spend time after-school with their 15-year-old daughter who has high-functioning autism. She is super funny, loves to laugh, and is into Broadway shows! The family would love it if the sitter could help her get herself sorted after school, help her with occasional homework, make dinner, and help her with some tasks to strengthen her independence. Please apply if you have experience with special needs and would love to develop a strong bond with this awesome girl!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    You MUST have experience with special needs and be passionate about forming a bond and loving relationship with their daughter. She is super cool and will get along great with someone who shares her interests and sense of humor! The sitter must be reliable and responsible.

    Schedule

    Monday through Friday 4 - 7/7:30pm (one day/week until 8:30pm)

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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: Prospect Heights/West Village, $25-27/hour for 15-18 hours/week guaranteed, plus metrocard, with one energetic and sweet boy, 7! kPTAM101119

    $25-27/hour gross, plus metrocard

    Overview

    Are you FUN, energetic, safety conscious, and super engaging?!

    A lovely two-home family in Prospect Heights and the West Village is looking for a new caregiver for their 7-year-old boy. They are looking for 1-2 sitters to assist with the morning and afternoon routine between mom and dad's homes. They are really lovely and a close family who are hoping to introduce a warm and kind person or two into the mix!

    It's $25-27/hour gross for 15-18 hours/week guaranteed depending on the schedule you choose, plus a metrocard if you can do both mornings and evenings! Apply today as it will begin when they find the right fit!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone responsible and safety conscious who is comfortable utilizing transportation with him and can keep a keen eye on him. He is super comfortable on the subway and knows his way around. Someone who is super energetic as well and can keep up with him.
    Someone organized and communicative who can be sure they have the schedule down and can get from point A to point B in a timely and reliable manner.
    Someone warm and mellow while also playful.

    Schedule

    The family is looking for either or both of the following schedules:

    1. Monday to Friday, between 3/4 through 6/7 PM. (Prospect Heights and West Village)
    2. Every Friday and every other Monday morning, from 7-9 AM. (West Village)

    Please note which schedule/s you are interested in!!

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  • Part-time Babysitter: Boerum Hill, TW, 16 hours/week, $25/hour, with two boys, 2 and 4! kPTKF83019

    $25/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a new part-time position with a family in Boerum Hill. They are looking for a new SmartSitter Tuesdays and Wednesdays. They would be working alongside mom with her two boys, 2 and 4 years old. They are looking for someone kind, communicative, proactive and helpful, experienced, mature, and super active to assist with the boys weekly.

    It's $25/hour gross for 16 hours/week. The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit, with interviews starting immediately.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone kind, communicative, proactive and helpful, experienced, mature, and super active, but also comfortable communicating and asking questions if they arise. CRP and first aid certification is strongly preferred. Someone who is comfortable running around with two young kids.
    Someone who is comfortable working alongside a parent and communicating with them throughout the day and week. Experience working with multiple children and can manage the dynamics and occasional sibling rivalry between two boys close in age is best. Someone who can split their attention between the two kids in similar capacities is paramount.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Tuesday from 8-5 PM, and Wednesday 11:30-6:30 PM, with the option to stay later as needed so we could go out at night.

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  • PART-TIME: $75/morning (F), $25-30/hour GROSS (S), Fridays & Saturdays, Boerum Hill, one boy, 9 months! (fPTLA100119)

    $25-30 + $75/morning

    Overview

    This sweet family in Boerum Hill is looking for an engaging, loving, and caring sitter for their 9-month-old son on Fridays and Saturdays. The Friday schedule will be mornings from 8-10am and afternoons from 2-7pm. Saturday hours can fluctuate a lot, the family will guarantee pay for 4 hours/Saturday even if the sitter doesn't work, but they may need to work the full day if the parents are away for work that day. Flexibility will be key! They will communicate the Saturday schedule with the sitter on the Tuesday prior. Their son is a very sweet, happy, and easy baby! He is standing but not crawling just yet. His parents would love to find someone who is experienced with this age and are truly looking to connect and enjoy spending time with kids! Apply if this would be a great position for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Ideal person is someone who really cares about their child! That’s number one. Responsiveness via text and phone. Someone who is attuned to child’s needs. Easy going family so a sitter like this would be great as well!

    Schedule

    Friday
    8 - 10am ($75/morning)
    2 - 7pm ($25-30/hour)

    Saturday
    Guaranteed pay ($25-30/hour) for 4 hours every Saturday, may be all day, may not work at all, Saturday schedule communicated with sitter on Tuesday

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  • PART-TIME: $30-30/hr GROSS MTW 2:30-8:30, 4 boys & SAHM, Park Slope! (kPTKB93019)

    $30-35/hour, $540-630/week gross (taxes will be taken out)

    Overview

    Do you love being busy, staying organized, and working alongside an active mom while helping split up responsibilities for not one, not two, not three, but four messy and energetic boys? Did we mention the rate is $30-35/hour gross? This position is Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 8:30 PM. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking to work with someone who is really engaging, organized, and active, someone who can be with four boys who are really rough and like to get messy, someone who's comfortable taking them outside to run around even in the cold weather. They're looking for someone super reliable, really safe, and fun, who's really easygoing and who can jump in as needed. Someone who can pick up after themselves and the boys and isn't afraid of a busy home is also important.

    Schedule

    Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 2:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: Fidi/Midtown East, $25-30/hour for 17.5 hours/week guaranteed, plus a metrocard, with girl, 4! kASMG92619

    $25-30/hour gross + monthly metrocard

    Overview

    A lovely and generous new family is looking for a SmartSitter to care for their 4-year-old girl after school Monday to Friday, from 3:30-7 PM. Mom lives in Fidi and dad lives in Midtown East near the UN, so they days are 60% at mom's and 40% at dad's.

    They are looking for someone responsible, reliable, fun, engaging, and loving to join their team. A background in education or tutoring is a plus. French speaking and swimming are also huge pluses!

    it's $25-30/hour gross for 17.5 hours/week guaranteed, plus a metrocard. The position has a very flexible start date!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is can do projects with her and work on her literacy and math skills. Someone who can help to advance her developmentally in a fun and engaging way. French speaking and the ability to swim is a huge plus. Someone who can really connect with them and join their team in the long-term. They are ultimately looking for someone who wants to join their family and be an important of their lives. They are super lovely!

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3:30-7 PM. Flexibility to stay later is a huge plus!
    They are guaranteeing the hours of 17.5/week.

    They are super generous employers and understand that people are looking for stability.

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  • SHORT TERM BABYSITTER: $30/hour, 25-30 hours/week GUARANTEED for 4 weeks in OCT/NOV, Park Slope, with 3 boys! (kSTBF92419)

    $30/hour gross

    Overview

    Who wants to spend their afternoons with a veteran Park Slope family starting 10/21 to 11/27 while their regular SmartSitter is away. They have three fun and artsy boys. You will help with the after school routine and can be somewhat flexible with the schedule! It is Monday to Friday, from 2:30-8:30 PM, and flexibility to stay later on occasion.

    It's $25-30/hour for up to 30 hours/week GUARANTEED! The position will begin 10/21 and go through 11/27! Apply today

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    twin boys, 10- They are allergic to penicillin.
    boy, 8- he is a sweet and fun kid!
    They are very fun and sweet. They are super energetic and artsy. They participate in various after school activities in the neighborhood.

    Schedule

    Monday to Friday, from 2:30-8:30 PM, and flexibility to stay later on occasion.

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  • SHORT TERM BABYSITTER: $25/hour for WF, 10 hours/week, Prospect Heights, with baby boy, 1 (kPTAT92019)

    $25/hour gross

    Overview

    This sweet, sweet Brooklyn family is looking for a part-time SmartSitter for their little baby boy who 10 months on Wednesday afternoons and Friday evenings! The would love someone who loves babies and is happy to play with him and keep him engaged. Please apply if you think you'd be the perfect fit!

    It's $25/hour gross for 10 hours/week. The position will start asap!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    boy, 1: he’s a really big eater (and also a big boy!) He’ll let you know if he’s hungry. He’s an easy baby, he’ll only cry if he’s hungry or tired.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Wednesday, from 12-6 PM, and Friday evenings.

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  • PART-TIME BABYSITTER: UWS, MWRSat, $27/hour for 20 hours/week guaranteed, with girl, 3! kPTAT91819

    $25-30/hour gross; ideally they are looking to stay in the lower end and can offer paid vacations, etc.

    Overview

    We have a really lovely family on the UWS looking for a new sitter to assist with the afternoon routine a few days/week. The core schedule is Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, from 1-6 or 7 PM; plus Saturday nights 6-11 PM.

    They have a really fun and super sweet daughter who is 3 years old. They are looking for someone caring, loving, engaging, and fu to bond with her and join their troupe!

    It's $25/hour gross for 20 hours/week! The position will begin ASAP! Apply today as this is not one to be missed.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone really responsible and kind who can bond with the girl. Someone professional, reliable, and respectful who is comfortable guiding the girl to be this kind of human as well. Someone proactive who can plan activities and playdates for the girl and is very mindful and intuitive of what they can do and research to make the girls times more fun and even educational. Someone comfortable moving around the neighborhood with her.
    Someone organized, yet playful who can make a learning moment of everyday activities.
    Someone who is mature and calm and doesn't get rattled by a meltdown. A person who is open to speaking and communicating with the girl about what is acceptable and what is not versus timeouts or yelling and raising voices.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, from 1-6 or 7 PM; plus Saturday nights 6-11 PM.

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30/hour for 4 hours/week (Sundays), Windsor Terrace, one boy, age 5! (fPTLW091319)

    $25-30

    Overview

    This sweet family in Windsor Terrace is looking for a part-time sitter to help out every Sunday while the parents have a date afternoon/evening. The family may not need someone every Sunday, but are willing to guarantee the income for the right fit. Their son is very sweet and passionate, and has some sensory issues that are in the process of being officially diagnosed. He tests authority at times, so someone patient, unfazed, and maternal will be the best fit for this family. Please apply if this sounds like you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    As mentioned above, their son has some sensory issues that are in the process of being officially diagnosed (possibly ADHD). Because of this, while he is a very sweet boy, he is known to test boundaries, so someone who is very patient, empathetic, understanding, and has a maternal instinct will connect well with him. The parents understand that he can be difficult at times and really want to find a sitter who is able to deal with their son in a loving and patient way, and create boundaries when they are needed. They are looking for someone kind, who can really understand that their boy can be anxious at times, and someone who won’t take it personally that he’s slow to warm up.

    Schedule

    Sundays 3-7pm

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  • PART-TIME: $30-35/hour for 8 hours/week, Jersey City, three kids, girl 7mo, boy 1, and girl 3! (fPTMK091319)

    $30-35

    Overview

    This loving family in Jersey city is looking for a sitter to help out with their 3 kids two mornings a week so that mom can run errands! $30-35/hour for 8 hours/week. They live by the water in Jersey City (10 minutes on the PATH from Christopher Street station). Mom would just love someone who can keep the kids entertained and engaged for a little while. Apply if you would be a great fit!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone engaging, patient, and who has experience with these ages and experience with multiples! The 3 year old can be a bit difficult at times so patience is key during these instances, but overall she is sweet!

    Schedule

    Tuesday and Thursday 10am - 2pm
    (family can be flexible with the days)

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  • PART TIME BABYSITTER: Brooklyn Heights/Bed Stuy, $25/hour for 30 hours/week, plus metrocard and PTO, with an 8-year-old boy! kASVU91019

    $25/hour gross, plus a monthly metrocard

    Overview

    This lovely SmartFamily has been in our network for several years and they are looking to hire a new SmartSitter to care for their active, bright 8-year-old boy. The regular schedule is Monday through Friday, 2:20 PM - 8:20 PM, and extra scheduling flexibility is huge for them. Mom and dad are separated, mom is in Bed Stuy and dad is in Prospect Heights, and so the position will be in one locale or the other depending on the day.

    Ultimately, they are looking for someone reliable, warm, engaging, communicative, and looking to make a long-term commitment of at least one year upfront. They really bond with all of their sitters and often become their biggest supporters, so it is not an opportunity to be missed!

    It's $25/hour gross for 30 hours/week, plus a monthly metrocard and PTO. The current SmartSitter is with the family until the end of September, and the family would love there to be a little overlap so she can show you the ropes! Please apply today if you're interested.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The ideal candidate would be easygoing, engaging, super energetic, experienced with this age, and enjoy the outdoors. The family is looking for someone to take initiative, someone who is loving, creative, warm, and a knowledge of Brooklyn Heights and Bed Stuy is a plus. He needs someone mentally engaging with him. He reads well above his grade level, so someone who can mentally stimulate him is super important. Lastly, it's helpful if you are flexible and understand you'll be working with two households and may be assisting with a household task such as laundry for the boy, picking up a fe groceries, unpacking an order that comes in the mail, etc. They are truly looking for a third set of hands to help out and be an extension of mom and dad.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 2:20-8:20 PM. Flexibility to assist additionally for full days or later in the evenings is paramount!

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

    $30/hour gross

    Overview

    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.

    Schedule

    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!

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  • PART TIME: $25/hour for 12+ hours/week, Williamsburg, with baby boy, age 4 months! (fPTZY082319)

    $25/hour

    Overview

    This sweet new mom in Williamsburg is looking for someone to help out with her little hour month old baby boy starting soon! It's two days a week and six hours/day, and mom would love someone to just keep the baby happy and engaged so she can get things done. Fixed date night hours as well. Please apply if you love babies!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who is really good with babies! Knows how to handle the baby confident. Someone who is going to listen to how mom wants to parent. Mom is open to your ideas and just wants you to be open to hers as well!

    Schedule

    Monday and Wednesday
    8:30am - 2:30/3pm
    Plus fixed date night hours!

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  • PART-TIME: $25-30/hour for 24 hours/week, Queens, baby girl, 4 months! (fPTVG100919)

    $25-30

    Overview

    Do you have infant experience and would you love to work with a sweet baby girl in Queens? This family is looking for a part-time sitter for their baby to start once mom goes back to work on November 4! They would love someone who can come in a few times before just so their daughter can get used to the sitter. Responsibilities are straightforward, just typical infant care! Someone who will play with her, do tummy time, and really engage. This family lives in Corona, Queens. Apply now if this sounds great for you!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone with infant experience and CPR certification is a MUST! Someone who is patient and loving and will really enjoy spending time with their baby. Someone nearby in Queens would be perfect.

    Schedule

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 10:30am - 6:30pm

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  • FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME NANNY: Tribeca, $25-30/hour gross, with two kids 7 and 9! kFTPTAH61219

    $25-30/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a lovely family in Tribeca looking for a super star nanny to grow with their family! The core schedule is SUPER FLEXIBLE; they are open to having someone part-time OR full-time as it suits the SmartSitter best.

    It's $25-30/hour gross for 25-40 hours/week (SmartSitter's choice). The income will be GUARANTEED, plus a monthly metrocard and paid time off. The position will begin as soon as possible, with interviews taking place with their assistant immediately.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    A background in special ed or experience working with kids with special needs is a plus! Someone super attentive and engaging who can really bond with the kids and grow with the family. The boy needs a bit more attention at times, so someone really attentive and mindful of their time together.
    Someone familiar with the city and getting around with kids via subway, Uber, or taxi is super important. Someone proactive with a can-do attitude who isn't afraid to jump in and take charge. A hard working and dedicated person is also an ideal candidate.
    Someone active, healthy, and a really confident swimmer. A second language is a plus!

    Schedule

    The core schedule is SUPER FLEXIBLE; they are open to having someone part-time OR full-time as it suits the SmartSitter best.

    This 25-40 hours/week is guaranteed!

    Potential to travel and assist with weekend care is a plus!

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  • PART TIME: $20-30/hour for 30 hours/week, Clinton Hill, with girl, age 3.5! (cPTJJ052319)

    $20-27/hour

    Overview

    This cool Brooklyn family is looking for an afternoon sitter for their spunky 3.5 year old! The core schedule is 30 hours/week and you must comfortable coming in early to help out around the house! Please apply if you think you'd be the perfect fit!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    German speaking would be a shoe-in! Someone who is comfortable cooking dinner everyday for the whole family is a must!
    Someone who is comfortable walking a lot! And who wants to remain engaged and active with the little one! Somebody loving and hands on. Honesty is a big deal for this family! Someone who is mature and can communicate with the family!

    Early childhood degree would be a huge PLUS!

    Schedule

    Monday-Friday, 1:00-7:00

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