Current Opportunities

updated on August 10, 2020

 

Family in Saco is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start anytime between now and September for their almost 1 year old boy.  They need about 20-25 hours/week and have included the following scheduling options depending on what you prefer.  They are very flexible, but will need at least 1 full day on Friday to complement their existing nanny’s schedule.
•       Option 1:  2 full days (including Friday) 8 am – 6 pm
•       Option 2:  8am – 6pm Friday & 3 half days 8-1 or 1-6
•       Option 3:  2 full days (including Friday) 8 am – 6 pm; and 1 half day (8-1 or 1-6)
They are looking for a nanny who loves to take him outside, play and plan activities for, will create a safe and stimulating environment for him, help with his daily needs, tidying up toys, meal prep, and child’s laundry.  Pay is $25/hour, $26K-$32.5K/year (OT rate of $27.50/hr for anything over 25 hours/week) + 3 weeks paid vacation.  Mom typically travels for work 3 days/week but due to COVID is working from home for the time being.  They are looking for at least a one year commitment.

 

Family in Portland is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start September for their 4 month old infant boy.  Hours are Mondays 9:30am-5:30 and 1 more long day and one short day (flexible, never Fridays) for 20 hours/week.  They are looking for a nanny to focus on the care of the baby, help keep him on a feeding/nap schedule, playing with him, taking on walks, and in non COVID times to music lessons or the park.  Both parents currently work from home but expect to go back to work in their offices sometime this fall.  They are looking for a nanny who is loving, enthusiastic about caring for infants, is playful, creative, respectful, and flexible.  They are looking for the nanny to stay long term, pay is $18-$20/hour.

 

 

Family in Portland is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start January 2021 for their soon-to-be-born infant (Due in October) Monday-Wednesday 9:30-5:30 for about 24 hours/week.  Duties include all things baby related and they would love a nanny who is kind, caring, responsible, and has initiative.  They would love for the nanny to stay at least two years.  Both parents work from home. 

 

 

Family in Falmouth Foreside is seeking a FULLTIME NANNY to start anytime now-September (Flexible) Monday-Friday 35 hours/week.  They are open to scheduling ideas depending on what the nanny is seeking.  They have two girls ages 3 and 7 months old.  The oldest will be attending school fulltime come this fall at Waynflette so care will mostly be for the baby.  Duties will be caring for and playing with the baby, picking up oldest from school, starting to make dinner for children, occasional grocery shopping, and tidying as you go.  Mom will be working from home.  They would like a nanny to stay until September 2021.  They are open to a nanny with a child.  Pay is $17-$20/hr + paid Holidays/Paid Vacation.

 

 

Family in Freeport is in need of a PART TIME NANNY to start mid September for their family of four children Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:15am-5:30pm for 20 hours/week.  Their children are ages 13, 10, and 6 year old twins so having a nanny with school aged children experience would be ideal.  Duties include helping with remote learning for the youngest as the older two are pretty independent, bringing to any activities (there is a car the nanny can use), help with lunch, get them outside, and active.  They would like a nanny who is patient, kind, loving, able to set structure/routines, is comfortable with 4 children, ideally has previous experience with children with ADHD, and a good communicator.  Pay is $25/hour, $500/week.

 

Family in Falmouth is seeking a FULLTIME NANNY/HOUSEHOLD MANAGER to start with them ASAP/by September Mon-Friday 10:30am-5:30 for a total of 35 hours/week.  They have two children ages 2.5 and 5 years old.  Both children will be attending programs this fall, the school is just 5 minutes away.  From 10:30-Noon it would be a great time for nanny to grocery shop, run errands, meal prep, help with laundry and then pick up the youngest from school around 12:15, bring home for a nap.  Household duties can be completed during this time until going to pick up the oldest from school at 3:15, then bring both kids out for adventures, community outings when safe again, home to rest, play, and unwind.   Both parents work from home during COVID and may continue to do so.  They are looking for a nanny for at least the next two years or longer, someone who is engaging, creative, intuitive, and active.  Should schools close for any reason, they would ask the nanny to work a 9-5 schedule instead, with less household tasks.   Pay is $18-$25/hour + paid vaca/holidays.

 

 

Family in Scarborough is looking for a PART TIME NANNY for their two girls ages 2 and 7 months old Tuesdays and Fridays 7:30am-5pm for about 20 hours/week.  They are flexible on the start date depending on what the nanny can accommodate either September/mid-Sept or at latest mid-October.  Both parents are doctors that work in an outpatient clinic with non sick, non COVID patients.  They are looking for a long term placement with a nanny who would like to become part of their family.  They are looking for a nanny who can care for a busy 2 year old and baby with ease, has a sense of calmness, is trustworthy, empathetic, organized, engaging, loving, excited to take them out to the parks, and willing to keep them on a schedule.  They are offering $20/hour + Paid holidays/paid sick days/paid vacation.

 

Family in Cumberland Foreside is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start by September for their 1.5 and 6 year old girls.  Schedule is Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm.   Their 6 year old is part of a homeschooling pod so she will be gone some days & home some days but homeschooling with the teacher in their home.   Nanny will sometimes have both girls, but care is needed mostly for the youngest.  They are looking for a nanny who is engaging,  is enthusiastic about age appropriate play, enjoys getting outside, and going on walks.  Pay is $20-$25/hour + Paid holidays/sick/vaca.  They need someone at least the school year and possibly longer term as well as a nanny who is COVID cautious.

 

Family in Cumberland is in need of a PART or FULL TIME NANNY to help care for their two children ages 7 (in school FT) and 1.5 years old.   They could use a nanny for about 30 hours/week (could go to 20-25 hours/week but ideally would be 30).  They are flexible and open with their scheduling needs, it could be 3 long days 7:30am-4pm or 4 shorter days….really they are just looking for the right nanny to join their family.  They would love a mature, experienced nanny, who loves working with a toddler, will help with laundry, dishes, cleaning up after the two children, is fun, gentle, and attentive.  They have a lovely guest house should a nanny be looking for a live-in position- expectations/pay/schedule depends on the nanny wanting to live here or not.  One parent does work in a hospital setting as a cardiologist, not with COVID patients and hasn’t had any known COVID exposure.  Position starts ASAP/by September and they would love for a nanny that is looking to stay for many years.  Pay is $15-$25/hour + negotiable benefits.  

 

Family in Freeport is in need of a nanny 3 days/week for 15 hours to start ASAP.  They are flexible with the hours.  They have one child a 2 year old girl who is active, loves to be on the go, loves being outside, and is fun loving.  They are looking for a nanny who is playful, imaginative, creative, can come up with fun art projects/games/songs, able to help with potty training, help with meals/nap time, and picking up as you go. They would love for the nanny to be patient, go with the flow, enjoys toddler years, kind, likes dogs to take on a walk (they have a German Shepard mix), and enjoys healthy living.   Both parents work from their in-home office.  Pay is $20-$23/hour.

 

Family in Freeport is in need of a PART TIME NANNY to start by the end of September Tuesday-Friday 9am-2/3pm for 20-25 hours/week.  They have two children a 6 year old girl and 4 year old boy.  They are looking for a nanny who has experience ideally as a preschool teacher or some sort of teaching background as they would like having some support this school year with following the children’s curriculum such as Zoom meetings and classwork.  They are seeking support with literacy growth, to actively teach at least two hours/day, and have an understanding of current concepts in elementary education.   Their ideal nanny will be calm, mature, active, loving, and enjoys the outdoors.  Pay is $20-$25/hour+ Paid vaca/holidays/travel with family.  Parents work outside their home in an office space they share together. 

 

Family in Scarborough is in need of a PART TIME NANNY to start September for their two girls ages 1.5 and 4 years old.   Mom is a SAHM looking for an extra set of hands.  They need help about 15 hours/week and can be very flexible so long as the hours fall between 8am-5pm.  Their ideal schedule would be 3 days/week 12-5pm but again, all days and hours would be open.  They would love for the nanny to be playful, help with snacks, go to the beach, bring to the park, help with with dishes/laundry, who is nurturing, easy to work with, and has a good sense of humor.   Pay is $20/hour and they would like at least a one year commitment.

 

Family in Saco with two children ages 6 and 2.5 is in need of a FULLTIME NANNY to start ASAP for about 35 hours/week.  They have some flexibility with hours, Tuesday-Thursday Noon-6:30pm, Mondays 9am-6pm, and Fridays 9am-4pm.  They would ask the nanny to help with drop off and pick ups from activities, help with school/homework for the oldest who will likely be in school just 2 days/week and in-home learning the other 3 days, cleaning as you go, children and family laundry.  They are looking for a nanny who can stay with them until Summer 2021 or possibly beyond, is experienced in early childhood development, creative, attentive, fun, organized, and enjoys being outdoors.  They are offering $17-$20/hour + Paid holidays/vaca/sick.

 

Family in Falmouth is looking for an AFTERSCHOOL NANNY to start September for their two boys ages 8 and 10.  Hours will be Monday-Friday 3pm-7pm and Friday can end earlier at 5pm for about 18-20 hours/week.  They would love for the nanny to stay year round even though the boys attend overnight camps in the summer, the nanny could help with organization tasks or they will pay the nanny a retainer fee to stay one.  They would love if the nanny was interested in staying with them for years.  They are looking for a nanny who is active, loves being outside, is loving, kind, has a good sense of humor, will help with homework, bringing to activities/sports, preparing kids dinner, possible errands, and occasional laundry.  Parents currently work from home.  Pay is $20-$25/hour, $360-$500/week+ Paid holidays/sick/vacation.  They are open to a nanny with child.

 

Family in Cumberland is looking for a nanny about 25-35 hours/week to start ASAP.  They are flexible with what days, it could be 3-4 days/week or 5 days/week, 6-8 hour shifts that would fall between the hours of 9am and 3-5pm.  They have two children ages almost 3 and 8 months old.  They are looking for a nanny who enjoys finding outings and adventures, providing learning activities, who is active, punctual, playful, and good communicator.   Both parents currently are working from home.  Pay is $18-$20/hour + Paid holidays/sick/vacation days/travel with family.  They ideally would love a nanny to stay with them for years.  They are open to a nanny with child.

 

Family in Falmouth needs a nanny for 30 hours/week, Monday-Thursday 6-8 hour days, very flexible with the start and end times.  They would love to start by September and stay at least one year.  They have two children ages 2.5 y/o boy and 3 month old baby girl.  Nanny would be caring for both children, organizing active play, creative projects, social engagements/playdates (hopefully such as library/music classes/swim lessons), and occasional errands or grocery store run.  Both parents will be working from an in-home office to now and the foreseeable future.  They would love a nanny who is playful, calm, structured, willing to follow the parents wishes, and a good communicator.  They are open to a nanny with a child but you would need to be able to fit 3 carseats safely in your vehicle.  Pay is $600/week +Paid vaca/holidays/travel with family.

 

Family moving to the area (building a home in Falmouth but living in Portland until completed)  is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start September Monday-Friday 8am-5pm for about 40-45 hours/week (some Fridays being shorter shifts).  They have two children ages 1 and 3.5 years old.  They are looking for a nanny who is patient, caring, active, calming, experienced, willing to take them on outings, & help tidy up, help with children’s laundry.  They are open to a nanny with a child.  Pay is $900/week, $18-$21/hour + paid vaca/paid sick days/paid holidays/travel with family.

 

Family in Cumberland is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start mid August/early September for their family of three children ages 1,3, and 5.  They need about 40 hours/week, Wednesdays + one other day (Flexible) 7am-1:30pm and the remaining 3 days 7am-4pm.  The mother is a stay-at-home-mom who needs a second set of hands.  The oldest will be starting Kindergarten full time at Waynflete and 3 year old will be in preschool 3 days.  Mom will be driving them to and from school, nanny will be spending most days with the youngest, along with the 3 year old on two days/week.  They are looking for a nanny who is comfortable working with a SAHM and who is looking for a position where the nanny’s focus is solely on the children, their wellbeing, happiness, and engaging with them.  They are looking for a nanny who has good communication skills, feels comfortable asking questions, is playful, will focus on the children, loves reading, going outside, is okay with hectic school mornings helping them get ready and out the door, and will be fine being home for the most part as the family isn’t comfortable with attending classes/activities at the moment.  Pay is $18-$20/hour, consistent pay.  They would like at minimum the nanny to stay the school year or at least a one year commitment.

 

POSITION UPDATED: Family in Yarmouth is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start anytime for about 27.5 hours/week.  They are looking for a nanny to work Monday, Thursdays, and either Tuesday or Friday from 7am-2:30pm and Wednesdays 9am-2pm.  After Corona concerns lift more, Thursdays will be a little longer about 6:307am-4pm bringing it close to 30 hours/week. They have 3 children ages 6 girl (will be in school dull days, takes the bus), 4 (will be in school part time), and 1 year old boy so care is mostly for the two youngest boys.  Duties include playing, engaging with children, going to the library or activities, cleaning up the kitchen, and help with laundry.  They would love a nanny who is active, can care for a busy 4 year old and baby with ease and a sense of calmness, is fun and willing to help set boundaries.  Pay is $20-$25/hr, mom works from home.

 

Family in Gorham needs a Part Time Nanny to start end of August/beginning of September two days/week Wednesdays and Thursdays 6:30am-4pm for their four children ages 10, 8,6, and 9 months old.  Gorham school has not made an official plan for the return of school, it might possibly be 2 days/week in-person learning and if that is the case, the nanny will likely have all of the children one day/week and just the baby on one of the days.  They will know more as we get closer to the start of the school year.  Mom is a physician assistant but doesn’t interact with COVID patients.  Nannies duties will include all things baby related and then with the older children playing, keeping them safe and engaged, prepare lunches.  They have a pool so they need a nanny who is comfortable around water.  Pay is $20-$22/hour. 

 

Family in Yarmouth is in need of a full time nanny to start September for their 5 y/o, 3 y/o and baby due in October.  They are very open and flexible with scheduling ideas, they are open to a nanny working 3-4 longer days/week or a nanny working 5 shorter days/week Monday-Friday.  They could use about 35 hours/week (willing to consider nannies only seeking as little as 30 hours/week and nannies seeking as much as 40 hours/week).  They are unsure if the schools and center will open for the two oldest so they are looking for a nanny comfortable working with all ages and with all of the children potentially home.  Mom returns to work after maternity leave in January so will be home this fall focusing on the baby but it would be helpful for the nanny to sort of pitch in as needed and trade off with baby duty with mom.  They are looking for a nanny who enjoys planning fun, enriching activities to do with the children, art projects, outings, adventures, getting outside, and passionate about working with children.  They have a vehicle for the nanny to use as there may be drop off/pick ups needed if and when they go back to school.  Pay is $18-$20/hour + Paid vaca/holidays.

 

 

Family moving to the area (possibly Scarborough/Windham) is looking for a fulltime nanny to start September 1st Monday-Friday 9am-6pm for about 45 hours/week.  They have one child, an almost 2 year old.  Duties will involve playing, reading, taking her outside, nap time, help with potty training, and child’s laundry.  They are looking for a nanny who is patient, kind, warm, creative, playful, and able to keep up with a curious and energetic child.  Both parents are working from home, they are unsure with the length of commitment, at least until May/June 2021 and will know more shortly.  Pay is $16-$20/hour + paid vaca/sick/holidays.

 

Family in Yarmouth is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start with them ideally August but is flexible.  They have a 4 month old infant girl and need help Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am-2/3pm for about 10-12 hours/week.  They are looking for a nanny that loves working with infants, will play and engage with her, take her outside on walks, and who is nurturing and loving.  Parents are currently working from home due to COVID.  Pay is open, $14-$22/hour.

 

Family in Portland (Back Cove area) is looking for a PART TIME nanny to start November 9th for their baby boy will be about 5 months old when you start.  They need two long days of care 7:30am-6pm and they have two options for days depending on what the nanny prefers.  It could be a Mon & Fri position OR a Wed & Fri position.  They are looking for a nanny who is attentive and experienced and willing to focus her care on the baby only with feeding, changing, nap, and play time.  Help with baby laundry would be helpful.  Parents work from home at the moment due to COVID and that will likely change by Dec.  Pay is $18/hour + paid sick days/Paid vacation days.  They are looking for at least a one year commitment. 

 

Family in Falmouth is in need of an OVERNIGHT NEWBORN NANNY to start mid-December when their baby arrives.  They are open to having two nannies cover the amount of shifts needed, about 4-5 overnights/week 10pm-6am.  They are looking for the nanny to care for, feed, change, the baby and put back down to sleep when they wake.  The nanny will have her own private bedroom to rest while the baby sleeps.  They would love to have coverage for about 12 weeks, pay is $18-$25/hr.

 

Family in Yarmouth is in need of PART TIME NANNY help to start end of August for their family of three children ages 8, 7, and almost 5 years old Monday-Friday 3pm-6:00pm. or start at 2:30pm before kids get home and help prep, for 15-17 hours/week.  Duties include meeting the children from the bus, one day/week involved bringing to Portland for a lesson and one day to gymnastics in South Portland.  Very occasionally the mom might take the children and the nanny could help with errands and help where needed and dinner prep for children.  Pay is $20-$22/hour 

 

Family in Scarborough needs a FULLTIME NANNY to start ideally ASAP and stay until end of June 2021 for about 35 hours/week 10am-5pm with some flexibility for possibly an earlier start to the day.  They have two children ages 4.5 and 1.  Nanny’s duties are caring for both children, they will not be in school or their programs they would love for the nanny to help with their pre-k class curriculum that they have available and established already such as worksheets.  They live in a great neighborhood and community for fun outdoor play and adventures, play-set and fun space in their yard- really they are looking for someone who enjoys playing, engaging, teaching, and being around children.  They are both currently working from home, they are a very welcoming family and will give the nanny space to provide her care.  They are offering $16-$18/hour + paid vacation+paid holidays+paid sick days.

 

Family in Falmouth Foreside is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start July/Aug for about 20 hours/week spread over 3-4 days to start with.  They have a lot of flexibility with their schedule depending on what works for the nanny.  They have two girls ages 5 (supposed to start Kindergarten this fall) and 2 years old.  Mom is a SAHM looking for an extra set of hands to help as needed.  Care will mostly be for the youngest so that the mom can go out, get things done around the home.  Or if the nanny could help with laundry, dishes, organizing that would be wonderful.  Priority will be engaging with the children, providing age appropriate activities.  Their ideal nanny is patient, a good multitasker, engaging, energetic, proactive, and has initiative.  Bonus for a French speaking nanny.  They are open to a nanny with a child.  Pay is $20/hr + paid vaca. 

 

Family in South Portland is in need of an AFTER SCHOOL NANNY to start End of Aug/September for their two children ages 13 and 11 years old.  Hours are Monday-Friday 3pm-7pm for about 20 hours/week.  Duties include bringing them to their various activities, limiting screen time, provide snacks, fun and engaging activities, and homework help.   Father works from his in-home office.  Pay is $20/hour, $400/week.

 

Family in Gorham needs a PART TIME NANNY to start September for their two children ages 2.5 and 10 years old.  They need a nanny Monday 6am-4pm(can vary 3pm-6pm sometimes) and Thursdays 10am-4pm for about 15-20 hours/week but averaging around 17 hours.   Duties involve caring for two children, getting the oldest ready for school and from school.  Snacks, meals, playtime, outdoor time, nap time.  Pay is $18-$20/hour.

 

Family in Portland is in need of a FULLTIME NANNY Monday-Thursday 8am-6pm, about 40 hours/week, to start late August/early September. They have two children a 5 year old boy and 1 year old girl.  Starting this fall the boy will be in school full days and the care will mostly be for the youngest child.   Duties include taking outside, going on walks, to activities and classes, engaging and playing with children of very different ages/developmental stages, help with children’s laundry, occasional errands, and preparing food for the children.  Their ideal nanny will be experienced, able to balance the needs of two children, has good communication skills, can stay long term with them, is up to date on their vaccinations, and comfortable with a work at home parent (father has a 3rd floor office he works from 2-4 days/week).  Pay is $16-$20/hour + paid vaca/sick/holidays.

 

Family in Portland needs a nanny to start end of September, they need 24-32 hours/week three-four  8 hour days, the days can be flexible and up to the nanny.  They have a 2.5 year old girl and a baby just born in June.  Mom will be home in the beginning and not going back to work until October so initially the nanny will be spending time with their toddler, playing, getting her outside, etc.  Then while mom is home on maternity leave it will be helping mostly with the toddler, sometimes with the baby, and sometimes around the home.  They would love a nanny who is active, loves finding new adventures, is experienced, willing to help with laundry or cooking if possible.   Their oldest is due to start preschool in the fall (hopefully) and will be going five half days/week- nanny will be walking or driving her to and from school on those days, bring home for lunch, then naps.  Pay is $18-$20/hour.  They are open to a nanny with a child.

 

Family in Scarborough is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start Dec/January for their 3 year old daughter, hours are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm, 40 hours/week.  They would love a nanny for many years as they are also trying for another baby but at minimum are looking for at least a one year commitment.  They are looking for a nanny who is interested in teaching and helping with her growth and development, someone who is loving, caring, and if possible willing to help with dinner prep for the family.  Parents primarily work outside of the home but occasionally Mom might work from home.  Pay is $15-$22/hour.  They are open to a nanny with child.

 

Family in Buxton with a 1 year old and baby due at the end of August is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start FEBRUARY 2020 Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays 9am-4pm They are looking for a nanny who is loving, warm, affectionate, patient, fun, some training/ECE background, and willing to take them on outings.  Also helping out with dishes and baby food/meal prep would be helpful. Pay is $18-$20/hour.

 

 

 Member of International Nanny Association