Current Opportunities

October 9, 2019

Family in Saco is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to join their family their family in December for their currently 2 month old baby.  The baby will be going to daycare, but they will need help with daycare drop offs and pick ups for the days mom is in NYC working, dad works locally.  Their scheduling needs will be Tuesday and Thursday 6:30am-9:30am and 4pm-7pm, Wednesday 6:30am-9:30am, and Fridays 3pm-6pm (not every Friday)  They are offering 15 hours minimum and 20 hours maximum/week and are paying $500/week, $25/hour + 3 weeks paid vacation.  Any hours worked past 20 hours a week will be overtime rate of $37.50/hr.  He is a happy and easygoing baby and the nanny will be responsible of feeding, playing, changing, bathing, baby meal prep, clean up, baby laundry, and the daycare pick ups and drop offs.  This family is amazing, please trust me on this!


Family in Falmouth is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start asap for their 8 month old boy and 4 year old girl (in school fulltime) Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Fridays from 7am-5pm for a total of 40 hours/week.  Care is mostly for their baby who is recently diagnosed with asthma.  He was born 2 months early and has some motor delays so having a nanny that is excited to help with his exercises and developmental growth as well as a nanny comfortable giving his inhaler, will be key.  He is very easygoing and the training will be minimal.  They are looking for a nanny to join their family for at least 2+ years ideally.  Duties include all things baby related as well as help with dishes, baby’s laundry, possibly running to the grocery store.  They are looking for a nanny to join their family, have years of experience, is looking to build a long lasting relationship with the family, and is helpful.  Pay is $20-$25/hour + paid vacation/sick/holidays.  This family is open to a temporary nanny until they find their longterm nanny.


Family moving to Maine, likely Cape Elizabeth/Scarborough/Yarmouth is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to join them August 24, 2020  They have a one year old boy who will be 2 years old when the nanny starts.  Both parents are doctors, their schedule varies slightly but the earliest start time would be 6:15am and the latest end time would be 6:45pm.  They can offer a nanny 40 hours/week as they will have another nanny helping the other 15-20 hours/week.  So that allows for some flexibility with the nanny’s exact schedule- some ideas could be 3 or 4 long days or 4-5 shorter days, etc; they are open to ideas.  Their ideal nanny will be active, willing to explore/go on adventures/socialize their son as he loves being with other kiddos, being outside, playing.  They would love a nanny who can potentially stay 5+ years or longer, they would love for the nanny to join their family for the long term as there will be plans for another baby in the future.  They would like help with childcare first and foremost, help getting their dog outside/walk, dishes, laundry, grocery shopping, and would be super appreciative if the nanny was a good/healthy cook.  They are offering $16-$20/hour + paid vacation/holidays.


Family in Cumberland Foreside is in need of a PART TIME nanny for Friday 7:30-6:30pm for their two children ages 2 and 4 years old starting October 18th.  Duties include playtime, getting outside, dinner prep for children, and tidying after their busy day.  Pay is $17-$18/hr


Family in Freeport with two children ages 6 and 9 years old need AFTERNOON help and they are very flexible.  They are open to a nanny that is looking for some babysitting hours until she finds her nanny position so temp is fine and they are open for someone long term.  The boys get home from the bus 4pm and they need a nanny from 4-5pm but will pay for two hours.  They will take any amount of afternoon help 1-4 shifts/week, never Tuesdays or Fridays.  Their children enjoy reading, music, and doing crafts.  Nanny will help get off the bus, provide a snack, play, and homework help.  Pay is $25/hour and starts asap.


Family in Gorham with a 3 month old baby boy is looking for a PART TIME NANNY 15-20 hours/week to start November 10th.  They are looking for a nanny 3 days/week (any days but not Fridays) and hours 9am-2pm.  They are open for having the nanny one evening/week if she wanted more hours, but this is optional.  They are looking for someone who is reliable, engaging, playful, warm, tidy, and laidback.  Both parents work from home,  They are open to a nanny with a child.  Pay is $18/hour and they would like a 1+ year commitment.


Family in Falmouth is looking for an OVERNIGHT NEWBORN NANNY to start ASAP.  They would like to have someone Tuesdays and two other overnight shifts (flexible on these days) the first 4 weeks, then likely continue another 4 weeks Tuesdays and one other overnight shift (flexible)  The hours are open, they are thinking a 10 hour shift would be ideal.  Their baby is 3 weeks old and they would like help with getting him on a  sleep and feeding schedule, help washing bottles, and diaper changing.  Pay is $20-$25/hour.


Family in Yarmouth is looking for an OVERNIGHT NEWBORN NANNY to start by October 21 and stay three months.  They have infant twins who are currently 5 weeks old.  They would like a nanny for 3 overnights per week, they are flexible on days of the week but like to include at least one weekend overnight which will be a Fri/Sat/or Sunday and then two other overnights that are flexible.  The hours are open too, they are thinking ideally a ten hour shift, perhaps 8pm-6am but again very flexible.  The nanny will have a bed in the nursery with the twins and she will be responsible for feedings, changing, consoling, waking with the babies as needed, and trying to maintain a schedule with them that when one is up the nanny wakes the other baby for feedings so in time they will be on the same schedule.  One baby has reflux and can be gassy and the other baby is fairly easy.  They currently wake up every 2-3 hours for their feeding.  They are looking for a nanny with extensive newborn experience, some previous experience with twins will be great, someone calm, willing to wake the parents if help is needed or for any concerns, and is good with communication.  Pay is $20-$25/hour


Family in Saco (right off highway, not even 20 minutes from Portland so very commutable) needs a Part Time afterschool nanny/household manager for their family.  The position starts asap and ideally they would love someone to stay years with them.  Their needs are  about 23 hours/week.  During the school year those hours will be 2-6:30pm (with Wednesdays starting at 1pm) and then summer will be more hours at least 30 hours/week as the children will be in some rec camp and some other camps.  In order to hire a nanny that works well for their family, is flexible, and is open- they are open to discussing more hours during the school to allow you to stay with them year round.  They could use some household managing help.  They have two girls ages 6 and 3 years old.  Duties include picking up from school/camp, bringing home or to activities or classes, snack and meal prep, tidying of children’s areas, laundry, dishes, but really focus on the children is most important.   Pay is $15-$20/hour consistent weekly pay+ paid holidays/paid sick days/paid vacation.


Family in Buxton is looking for a FULL TIME NANNY LIVE IN their separate apartment.  They are due next month with their first baby boy and position would start January 15, 2019.  Hours are Monday-Friday 7am-3pm for a total of 40 hours/week.  Care is all things baby related- feeding, changing, washing, playing, taking outside, and help with baby laundry, dishes, and tidying up (baby related only).  The mom works from her in-home office that is separate and will be in for feedings when he is still nursing.   They are interested in a nanny that would want to live-in their apartment that is on their 8 acre property.  Nanny would have a 1 bedroom apartment, living room, kitchen, bathroom that is separate from the house and includes a garage for parking, washer/dryer, dishwasher, and electricity (nanny pays for heat, cable/wifi) They are offering $14-$16/hour + paid vaca/sick/holidays.


Part Time nanny needed for FRIDAYS in Portland’s East End to start in November.  The day will start around 6:30/7am and involve bringing their 3 year old daughter to day care in the West End (drop off 8/8:30), caring for their 14 month old during day until their daughter’s daycare pick up (3:20) and then staying until 6:30pm for about 11-12 hours.  They are looking for someone with nanny experience, that will enjoy taking the children out in the neighborhood, on walks, playgrounds, take the bus to the library/Children’s Museum in town, read/sing/having conversations with children, and who will also help with their dog.  Nanny should be reliable, can take initiative, and is good with communication and feedback.  Pay is $20/hour regardless if caring for one or both children. 


Family in Cape Elizabeth is looking for a FULL TIME NANNY to start November Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 8:30-5:30 and Wednesdays 10am-7pm for a total of 45 hours/week.  They have 7 year old girl in school, almost 2 year old girl, and trying for another baby.  Duties are childcare focused, with safety being their 1st priority, caring for children, playing, taking to school, going on playdates, planning fun adventures, cook for kids, nap time, diapers, bathe, and additional duties include family laundry, meal prep, tidying and cleaning as you go (wiping down counters, vacuum, etc).  They are looking for a nanny that is excited to join their family and will love their children, someone who is fun loving yet mature, creative, playful, willing to jump in and help as needed, kind, and able to balance keeping with the rules but not as a disciplinarian.  Mom works from her home office.  Pay is $18/hour + open to discussing benefits.


Family in Brunswick is looking for a VERY PART TIME nanny to start mid-November and help out Monday, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 3:45-5:45pm for their two children ages 2.5 and newborn.  Duties include picking up from daycare which is just a mile from their home, bring home and play with them, help get kids settled in, possibly feed them dinner.   They are looking for a nanny who is dependable, responsible, and loving.  Pay is $25/hour, an extra $150/week for 6 hours of care They are open to a nanny with a child.


Family in Portland with a 3 year old girl and 2 year old boy is looking for nanny help 1-2 afternoons/week, they are open to the nanny’s availability for days but don’t need Fridays.  The hours are 3-6pm and starts anytime, pay is $20/hour


Family in Cumberland is looking for a nanny to care for their 3 month old girl starting asap.  They are looking for a nanny who can work about 20 hours/week (flexible) until mid-December and then go to fulltime working Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm (can be flexible).  They are looking for a one year commitment, dad works from home some days.  The would love a nanny who is caring, attentive, loves babies, and willing to focus their attention on just the baby and no other duties.  Pay is $15-$17/hour.


Family in Portland’s East End needs a PART TIME nanny to start Sept/October for their 9 month old boy.  Their scheduling needs are Tues, Wed, and Thursdays10:30am-5:30pm for a total of 21 hours/week.   They would love an experienced nanny who is easy to work with, mature, responsible, flexible, and willing to take him out and about in the community/walks/playdates.  Parents work from home.  This family is open to a nanny share or a nanny with her own child.  Pay is $16-$20/hour + paid holidays/paid sick days/paid vaca.


Family in Falmouth is looking for an AFTERSCHOOL NANNY to start October 15th until mid June.  Schedule is Monday-Thursday 2:30-5:30pm for a total of 12 hours/week.  They have three girls ages 11, 8, and 4 years old.  Duties include picking up from school, driving to various activities, homework help, light meal prep, and cleaning.  They would love a nanny who is reliable, creative, and a self-starter.  IF you are interested, they will be looking for a FULLTIME SUMMER nanny as well (its okay if you aren’t available for this).  Pay is $20/hour.


Family in North Yarmouth with two children ages 2 and 4 years old needs a fulltime nanny 32 hours/week to start ASAP, either Monday&Wed-Friday OR Tuesday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.  Their oldest is in school three half days, so duties include picking him up, caring for the youngest full days, playtime, outside time, bringing them to libraries/trails/parks/playgrounds, creative/pretend/imaginative play,  art projects, as well as cleaning up from their day, putting toys away, dishes, etc.  Both parents work from home but also travel frequently for work.  Pay is $14-$20/hour + Paid vaca/holidays/sick.  They would love a nanny who has the potential to stay for many years.


Family moving to the Falmouth/Cumberland area will be looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start mid December.  They are looking for Monday-Friday 8am-6pm for 50 hours/week.  They have two boys ages 4 and 1.5 years old.  They are looking for a nanny who will take the children outside, play, trips to the park, planning projects, preparing meals for children, naps, potty training, and when the children are at school or nap- help around the home with dishes, kitchen clean up, picking up toys, family laundry, and family meal prep would be super appreciated.  The family is offering $16-$20/hour + Overtime pay/paid holidays/paid vaca/paid sick days.  They are looking for a professional nanny who would prefer staying with their family for many years.


Family in Bath is looking for a Permanent Babysitter to help care for their 12 week old daughter starting in October for just Wednesdays, likely a 6 hour shift (flexible).  They are looking for an experienced nanny, someone calm and patient and willing to help the baby calm with different soothing methods.  Pay is open and negotiable.


Family in Brunswick is looking for a VERY PART TIME nanny for 2 four hour shift/week.  They are VERY flexible as to what days and hours and below would be how flexible they are.  They have one child a 1.5 year old boy and duties include getting him outside, playing, reading, nap time, keeping him safe, and encouraging self play.  Mom works from home in a separate space.  They are looking for a nanny who is loving, kind, caring, attentive, snd easy to work with.  Pay is $15-$20/hr and position starts September.  Ideas for what hours could work are:

Tuesdays: anytime 11am-2pm

Wednesday: Anytime 11am-5pm

Thursday: Anytime Noon-4pm

Friday: Any 4 hour shift


Family in Falmouth is looking for an AFTERSCHOOL NANNY Monday-Friday 3pm-6pm to help with their three children ages 6, 4, and almost 2 years old.  Start date can be anytime between Now-August.  Duties include picking up children from school, bringing home, snacks/meals, helping with children laundry, picking up after children.  They would love a nanny who is patient, creative, silly, active, and responsible.  Pay is $20/hour + Paid holidays/sick/vacation.  They would love a nanny to stay at least 2 years.


UPDATED: PART TIME AFTER SCHOOL nanny for their three girls in Cape Elizabeth Monday-Friday 2:45-6pm to start January 2020 (open to an earlier start date of Oct/Nov if nanny needs to start right away). They are ages 10, 7, and 5 years old (the oldest is in a wheelchair and is very self sufficient with no medical needs from the nanny).  This family has welcomed every nanny that has worked for them with open arms, they quickly became part of the family, and the nanny is always valued and respected.  They need help getting the girls off the bus, driving them to their various activities, making their lunches for the next day, and if time allows help keeping up with children’s laundry.  The hours remain consistent in the summer.  Pay is $20/hour, consistent pay always, vaca pay/holiday pay/sick pay.


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