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  • Part Time Weekend Babysitter: Prospect Heights, Saturday and Sunday, from 2-6 PM, $25/hour, with boy, 2! kWVW62118

    $25/hour

    Overview

    We have a sweet and kind family looking for a weekend babysitter for their adorable 2-year-old boy. The core schedule is Saturdays and Sundays, from 2-6 PM, with flexibility to help additionally on occasion. They are looking for someone calm and loving who is quite engaging and active to spend these afternoons with him.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    He seems to do best with quieter personalities. He likes fun and engaging personalities, but not too outgoing or too excited; he tends to withdraw with the latter. He is starting to develop a bit of stubbornness, so patience would be a great quality in the weekend babysitter.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Saturdays and Sundays, from 2-6 PM, with flexibility to help additionally on occasion.

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  • Part Time Babysitter: UWS, $20-25/hour, 28.5 hours/week, with baby girl, 6 months! kPTMS71918

    $20-25/hour

    Overview

    We have a wonderful new family in the UWS looking for a part time babysitter to care for their 6-month-old girl. They are looking for someone engaging, warm, experience, and communicative to spend Mondays, from 9 AM-1 PM; Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from 8 AM to 6 PM; and Thursdays, from 7:30 AM-12 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion is a plus!

    It's $20-25/hour gross for 28.5 hours/week! The position will begin ASAP with interviews beginning next week.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone mature, warm, calm, and joyful. Someone experienced with infants and CPR certified. Someone super engaging and who has an interest in her development and achieving her milestones. A babysitter who is tidy and proactive. Someone super communicative who can send the parent's updates and pictures throughout the day.
    Someone understanding and patient with her while she warms up to them. She typically takes 2-3 times together to warm up to a new person.
    Someone comfortable with mom being in and out and working alongside her from time to time.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Mondays, from 9 AM-1 PM; Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from 8 AM to 6 PM; and Thursdays, from 7:30 AM-12 PM. Flexibility to stay later on occasion is a plus!
    The family would be willing to guarantee this schedule.

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  • Part Time Babysitter: Windsor Terrace, $22/hour, 25 hours/week, with 2 boys, 4 and 6! kPTMRN7191

    $22/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a wonderful after school position with one of our long-time beloved families. They are looking for help with their two boys ages 4 and 6 in Windsor Terrace. The schedule is Monday to Friday, from 2:30-7:30 PM. Flexibility to help on the occasional evening is a plus.

    It's $22/hour, 25 hours/week, $550/week gross! They are looking for someone to start in September. Interviews will begin in July.

    #yestomannies!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone energetic, engaging, and fun. Someone interested in reading, imaginative play, and arts and crafts. Experience with multiples and these age groups is paramount.

    Schedule

    Monday to Friday, from 2:30-7:30 PM, with flexibility to stay later on occasion.

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  • MORNING: Brooklyn Heights, M-F 7-11 AM, $25/hour, with two kids, 2 and 5! kMJD61518

    $25/hour, plus reimbursement for travel with the children

    Overview

    It's a coveted morning position in Brooklyn Heights!! A lovely family with two kids, 2 and 5, is looking for a SmartSitter to assist with the morning routine and help tackle some PA and household management tasks after drop off in the mornings. They are looking for someone who can have fun with the kids, make sure things are moving smoothly, and has a keen eye for detail and is proactive to join their team!

    It's $25/hour, 20 hours/week, and $500/week gross! The position would begin any time from now through September.Please include when you can begin in your application.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone super engaging, fun, and can keep things moving smoothly. Someone who is creative and a good communicator. Someone who has great time management skills and a keen eye for detail. Someone super proactive is paramount.

    Schedule

    Monday to Friday, from 7-11 AM.

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  • WEEKENDS: Riverdale, $25/hour, Sunday and Tuesday, 14 hours/week, with girl, 11 months! #yestomannies! kWAG61818

    $25/hour

    Overview

    We have a wonderful new family in Riverdale looking for a Sunday afternoon to evening and Tuesday evening sitter! They are a super sweet and kind family with a really cute 11-month-old girl who loves imaginative play. They also have a pupper who is shy at first, but really warms up and will be your bestie. too.

    They are looking for someone with experience in this age group, a background in childhood development (a plus), comfort with dog walking, and who is honest, communicative, and really fun!

    It's $25/hour, 14 hours/week, and $350/week. The position would begin ASAP. A FaceTime or phone meeting will be this week followed by a paid trial.

    #yestomannies!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The ideal sitter will be someone who likes to play with babies, and thinks of creative games to engage her. S/he would know about child development, baby sign language, and the best ways to play with her so that she can grow and develop. Someone proactive and tidy. There is no screen time or sugar for her, too! Someone super communicative and open to match their style is most ideal.

    Their new SmartSitter must love dogs! The ideal match would be comfortable taking the girl and the dog out for walks with the stroller. It would be nice if the SmartSitter was like-minded: They use natural cleaning products, avoiding harsh chemicals and medications when possible.

    The PERFECT candidate would be fluent in Lebanese and English...but this is not required at all.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is every Sunday (except for holidays, and the like) from 12-10 PM, and Tuesday evenings in July and August, from 6-10 PM, as well.

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: Prospect Heights, $25/hour, 15-21 hrs/wk, boy, 7, & girl, 4! (dASEC6818)

    $25/hour

    Overview

    We have a new Brooklyn after school position with two kids, 7 and 4. They are a typical brother/sister duo with one being more shy and introverted and the other being more gregarious and extroverted. They are both super sweet and equally loving of their current nanny who is leaving after 6 years with them! They are looking for someone who can split their attention equally between both kids. Someone fun, engaging, and reliable as well!

    It's $25/hour, 15 hours/week for the summer and 20+ hours/week in the fall. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The ideal candidate is a responsible, timely, patient, and energetic person. Someone who knows how to manage different personalities while making each feel special and attended to. Someone comfortable navigating conflicts with a positive demeanor. Someone who can be sure the kids will do their chores and keep manners. Experience with homework help and strategies to get them to do it. someone who can help with homework and also interested and fun and teach them through play. It can be hard to divide the attention, education background would be great, someone who is comfortable with cooking responsibilities, interest in children and development. No screen time after school. Someone who is crafty on a rainy day, someone self reliant, someone to make playdates, happy to travel around Park Slope and Crown Heights and Prospect Heights.

    Schedule

    For the summer, the position is about 15 hours/week.

    The family will need a couple weeks of full-time care before schools starts in September and they will also be away on vacation for a couple of weeks in the summer.

    Starting in the fall, the schedule is Monday through Thursday, 2:30 PM - 7 PM, and Fridays, 2:30 PM - 6 PM, with flexibility in the evenings on occasion and for full days on school holidays!

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  • SUMMER: UES, MTR evenings, $25/hour, with boy, 7! kPTLK61118

    $25/hour ($262.50/week gross)

    Overview

    We have a wonderful Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, from 4-7:30 PM, on the UES with a 7-year-old boy. They are looking for someone mature and reliable to help with the afternoon routine. It's $25/hour, 10.5 hours/week, $262.50/week gross!

    The position will start 6/25!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone super engaging, fun, mature, responsible, and able to handle allergies, keeping an eye out for what he is eating and around, checking labels and such. Comfort using an Epi pen which will be shown by the family. Someone who loves dogs, however there are no responsibilities with the dog beyond feeding his on occasion.
    As he is a bit headstrong, someone who can negotiate and redirect the boy if needed. Someone who can supervise his homework.

    Schedule

    Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, from 4-7:30 PM

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  • PART-TIME: Morningside Heights, $25/hour, MT, 10 hours/week, with girl, 13 months! kMNE61218

    $25/hour ($250/week)

    Overview

    We have a new morning position in Morningside Heights with a really social and friendly 13-month-old girl. The core schedule is Mondays and Tuesdays 8:30 AM-2 PM. Flexibility to assist additionally is a plus, too. They are looking for someone reliable, warm, and experienced to join their team!

    It's $25/hour, 10 hours/week, and the position would begin 7/1 or after! Apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Experience working with infants and toddlers and CPR and First Aid certified (plus!). Someone warm and intuitive with children, who strikes a good balance between attentive and playful without being overstimulating. Someone who speaks French and Hebrew additionally is a plus.
    This will be her first time with a sitter who isn't family, so someone super patient and understanding is best for the family.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Mondays, from 12-5 PM, and Tuesdays 8:30 AM-2 PM. Flexibility to assist additionally is a plus!
    Beginning in October, they would like to add Thursdays from 11:30 AM-2:30 PM.

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  • SUMMER: Chelsea, $20-25/hour, 10 hours/week, with 3 boys, a baby-to-be, and their FT nanny! kASKB6418

    $20-25/hour gross

    Overview

    We have a really great opportunity with a growing family in Chelsea! The family currently has three boys, twin 4-year-olds, and a 1-year old, and are welcoming another baby at the end of the summer! They are looking for another sitter to work alongside their FT nanny to primarily care for the twins. In the summer, it would be a few days/week, for a few hours/day, and in the fall it would pick up for 5 days/week afterschool!

    **Please note in your application if you are interested in the school year in addition to the summer!**

    It's $20-25/hour, and will begin as soon as they find the right fit. Apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone who loves and enjoys children and can engage them and teach them about the world and how to be good citizens of that world! They would love someone who can help the family develop empathy and a good understanding of the world around them. Someone proactive, willing to assert themselves with boundaries and discipline, and trustworthy who is very communicative, open, and comfortable working as part of a team. Someone safety cautious who has expereince with these age ranges and the occasional sibling rivalry. CPR certification is required.
    It is important to know that they are strictly a no peanut household due to the dad's allergies.
    Spanish speaking is a plus; both the boys and their FT nanny speak Spanish

    Schedule

    The summer schedule would be a few FLEX days/week, for 3-4 hours/day in the afternoon.
    In the fall, they are looking fro help Monday to Friday,

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  • PART-TIME: West Village, Mondays 12-3 PM, $20-25/hour, with girl, 2! kPTEG6118

    $20-25/hour

    Overview

    A new West Village family with an adorable 2-year-old is looking for care Monday, from 12-3 PM. They are looking for someone kind, warm, thoughtful, and loving to stay with the girl in their apartment while mom is at an appointment.

    It's $20-25/hour! The position will begin as soon as they find the right fit. Apply today!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone kind, patient, caring, even keeled when needed, but engaging and sensitive to the girl's needs. The family is looking for their daughter to have a calm and safe time while mom is away since it's one of the first times she will be away from her mom. Someone who will follow mom's instructions to the letter and not take liberties. The sitter should help the girl feel comfortable in my absence because it will initially be difficult for her to be without her mom who is her primary caregiver.

    Schedule

    Mondays, from 12-3 PM.

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  • PART-TIME: UES, M-W full days, $25/hour, $600/week, with baby girl, 3 months! kPTAL5918

    $25/hour ($600/week)

    Overview

    We have a wonderful new part-time opportunity in the UES with a really cute 3-month-old infant girl. The family is looking for a new childcare professional to assist Monday through Wednesday, 9 AM-5 PM. Additional flexibility to stay later or help other days of the week is a plus, too!

    They are looking for someone CPR certified, experienced with infants her age, and very communicative to chat through her days and send them updates. They are also ideally looking for someone who can take her by mom's work a 10 minute walk away to say from time to time!

    It's $25/hour, $600/week, for 24 hours/week. The position will begin in July! Apply today :)

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Experience caring for infants, energetic, loving, creative, highly attentive to detail, and very communicative. CPR certification is a must! Someone who isn't afraid to get down on the ground and play with her.
    They would like their new person to have had the flu shot and whooping cough shot prior to beginning the position.

    Schedule

    Monday through Wednesday, 9 AM-5 PM. Flexibility to stay later or help other days of the week is a plus, too!

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  • FLEX PART-TIME: Forest Hills, 1 afternoon/week, $25/hour, with two toddlers! kPTDW5318

    $25/hour

    Overview

    We have a new FLEXIBLE part-time opportunity in Forest Hills with two girls, 1.5 and 3.5. The family is looking for someone to spend 3 hours one afternoon/week with them (ideally from 2-5 PM) while mom runs errands or works in her studio out back. The girls are really fun and love being at the park, so someone to match this love ad their energies is best!

    It's $25/hour for 3 hours/week. They will start with phone meetings followed by a 3-hour paid trial.

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Someone experienced with multiples and these age groups. Someone responsible, smart, and fun person who truly enjoys children. Someone who is calm and speaks respectfully to the children is also important.

    Schedule

    The ideal schedule is Friday, from 2-5 PM, however they can also be flexible Monday or Thursday as well. Flexibility to assist on weekends, evenings, and sometimes during other days would be a plus!

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  • PART-TIME FLEX: $25+/hr teeny baby! M-R flex + evening/wkends (dPTSG42518)

    $25/hour (if you have doula and/or NCS experience, $30/hour is ok!)

    Overview

    This lovely SoHo family is looking to work with a SmartSitting for flexible weekday hours Monday through Thursday (any 3-hour shift per day between the hours of 9 AM - 5 PM) and some evening/weekend time, availability pending. They are open to working with a fill in SmartSitter if you have an evening/weekend conflict date. The family has a teeny newborn baby boy, just one week old! $25/hour or $30/hour if you have doula/NCS experience. Yay? Yes? If so, please apply today. ***In your application, please include your weekday and evening availability and preference for weekday working hours.***

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The family is looking to work with a caring, patient person with newborn baby experience and strong references. There is some flexibility with regards to scheduling, and the family can offer a guaranteed minimum number of hours. The family has a friendly Golden Retriever, so it's important you are comfortable with dogs.

    Schedule

    Monday through Thursday, 3 hours/day flex, between the hours of 9 AM - 5 PM (12 hours)

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    3-4 hours Friday or Saturday evening (ex: 7:30 PM - 11:30 PM).

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    The occasional 3-4 hours during the day on a weekend

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: UES, $20-25/hour, 24 hours/week, with one girl, 9! (kASML031218)

    $20-25/hour ($480-600/week) gross, plus reimbursement for travel with the child

    Overview

    We have a family new to NYC (from France!) with a really sweet 9-year-old girl looking for their first SmartSitter! They are looking for someone caring, smart, proactive, dynamic, and a strong role model for the girl. The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-7 PM, plus flexibility one night per week to stay until 11PM.

    The position will begin in August, with interviews taking place in the weeks to come!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    The sitter should be caring, smart, proactive, dynamic, and strong! Someone athletic and active who can keep up with her. Someone with a sunny and bright disposition. Someone who loves to sing and perform is a plus! Someone super safety conscious, i.e. holding her hand on subway.

    Schedule

    The core schedule is Monday to Friday, from 3-7 PM, plus flexibility one night per week to stay until 11PM.

    Flexibility to help with full days when school is out. There might be a possibility for a couple of overnights!

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  • AFTER SCHOOL: TriBeCa M-F 1/2-6/7 $25-30/hr, boy, age 4 & girl, 1! (dFTSB11018)

    $25-30/hour (gross)

    Overview

    This lovely TriBeCa family is looking for a Spanish-speaking after school SmartSitter to work with their 4-year-old son and 1-year-old girl. The position is Monday through Friday, 1/2 PM - 6/7 PM (25 hours/week), and the rate is $25-30/hour (gross). Please only apply if you are fluent in Spanish. Thank you so much!

    The Ideal Sitter for this Job

    Educated, active, high energy, good with both older kids and 1-year-olds, loving, resourceful (can arrange playdates, find classes in the neighborhood, make friends for the little one), structured, organized, and fluent in Spanish

    Schedule

    Monday through Friday, 1/2 PM - 6/7 PM, 25 hours/week

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