Current Opportunities

updated on April 12, 2021


Family in Freeport is looking for a PART TIME nanny to start June for their family, 25 hours/week, flexible.  They have two children ages 4 years old (in school full days) and 15 months old.  The nanny will be working alongside the mom, helping with childcare for the youngest or both if he is home from his school, getting them out and about outside or on adventures, providing each child chance to have one on one time with the nanny or mom, helping with basic cooking, grocery shopping, and light cleaning.  Pay is $18-$20/hour.


Family in Cape Elizabeth is seeking a PART TIME NANNY to start May 22nd to help with their two children ages 6 months old and 2 1/2 years old Fridays 4-9pm and Saturdays 9am-10pm for a total of about 18-20 hours/week (parents own a restaurant).   They are looking for a nanny who loves being outside, running around, playing but also enjoys quiet time reading and cuddling.  Duties include preparing meals for the children, activities, nap times, bath time, and really just having fun, being warm, and loving.  Pay is $18-$25/hour +travel with the family if interests you.


Family in Cape Elizabeth with twin toddlers needs a Part Time nanny for about 30 hours/week.  They are flexible on start date, schedule, and hours- they really just want to find the right nanny.  The twins are active and love being outside so ideally their nanny will be up for playing outside, taking them on walks, be active, and have high energy.  THey would love for the nanny to stay the next year or two.  The parents may be home or in and out of the home while the nanny is working, it is a team approach style.  Pay is open along with benefits being negotiable.


Family in Portland is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start May/mid-May for their infant who will be 3 months old.  They need someone Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30 for 40 hours/week.  Duties include all things baby related- feeding, diapers, naps, washing bottles, baby laundry, playing, and getting outside on walks.  They would love a nanny who is passionate about working with an infant, is kind, reliable, puts the baby’s needs first.  They would love a nanny who could stay at least 1-2 years and grow with their family.  They are offering $15-$18/hour + paid vaca/holidays/sick.


Family in South Portland needs a TEMPORARY NANNY starting May 10th until July 9th while their nanny is out on maternity leave.  Their daughter will be 14 months old.  Hours are Monday-Friday 7:30-5:30 with Tuesdays being 8:30-11:30am.  Family will be on vacation May 31-June 4th.  Pay is $22-$24/hour and duties pertain to caring for their daughter, going on walks, and outside.


Single mom is looking for a FULL TIME NANNY to start May, hoping to buy a home in Falmouth but position may initially start at her condo in Saco.  She is a doctor, working as a hospitalist (not in ER or with COVID patients) her children are ages 3 and 7 years old.  She needs 15 full shifts/month usually 6:30am-5:30pm.  She knows her schedule months in advance and can inform the nanny.  She may work 7 days in a row one week and then have the next week off and then a few more shifts the other weeks.  She does need weekend, on average 4 weekend shifts/month but she also has a babysitter that could take on two of those shifts if you didn’t want them.  She seldom will need overnight help, maybe once every other month 7pm-7am and then longer so she can sleep.  Nanny will average about 40 hours/week, she pays OT for the weeks the nanny works 7 days in a row.  Duties include playing, full care of both children, helping with remote learning, meals, and tidying.  Position pays $20-$22hour.


Family in Cumberland is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start June Mondays and Fridays 8:30-5 and Wednesdays Noon-5 for 22 hours/week for their 3 1/2 year old girl.  Mom is home on bedrest and dad works from the home office, duties will all pertain to their daughter and providing her a fun, engaging day filled with play, art projects, and pretend play.  Nanny will also be providing meals and snacks, possibly dinner prep, diaper/potty training, and when she naps any help with dishes, laundry, sweeping, tidying would be super helpful.  They are offering $550/week and would need someone to stay until the end of Nov/first of December.


Family in Portland needs a nanny to start June (could wait until September for the right nanny)  they need 32 or 40 hours/week, 4 or 5 eight hour days (flexible depending on what the nanny wants)  They have a 3 year old girl and an almost one year old girl.  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 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-$22/hour.  They are open to a nanny with a child.


Family in Cumberland is looking for a FULL TIME NANNY to start October for their infant due in August and 4 year old son who will be in school full days.  Their schedule is Mon, Wed, and Thursdays 7am-5pm, Tues 8am-Noon, and Fridays 7am-noon for a total of 38-40 hours/week.   Their Tuesday and Friday hours have some flexibility as they are not working but out getting errands done.  Duties including dropping off/picking up from school, playing, all things baby related care- be reliable, responsible, loving, and willing to get the yearly flu shot/COVID vaccine.  Both parents work outside of the home.  They are looking for at least a one year commitment.   They are open with their pay rate + paid vaca/holidays/sick days.


Family in Brunswick is looking for a PART TIME FLEXIBLE nanny 12 hours/week for their 5 month old baby girl to start anytime.  They are looking for a nanny who loves babies and playing, engaging, and providing appropriate play for their developmental growth.  Mom is a SAHM and father is a doctor working long shifts, mom would like a break from the baby to catch up on sleep, going to hte gym, get out of the house and do errands, and sometime a date night together.  They are ver flexible and would love a variety of availability and are open to different availability- 2 six hour shifts one week and 3 four hour shifts the next week would work, some daytime, a weekend, and an occasional evening? They are open to what you could offer.  Duties include all baby care, feeding, diapers, naps, tidying, maybe putting away dishes or laundry.  They are looking for someone to join their family at least the next year, they are a very sweet family that I think would be a joy to work with. Pay is $15-$25/hour + some paid vaca.


Family in Cape Elizabeth is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start ideally by May.  Schedule is Monday-Thursday 8am-6pm.  They have five children, mom will be home on maternity leave until at least September and would only be going back to work part time.  The children are ages 14, 11, 8, 4, and infant.  The four oldest are all in full time school/programs and continue to do so during the summer.  Nanny will be working alongside mom with baby care duties, all childcare duties,  driving the older children to and from activities- they have a nanny vehicle to use, helping around the home, meal prep, laundry, errands.  They are looking for an energetic nanny who is good at multitasking, easy to work with, has initiative, is friendly, hard working, willing to become vaccinated sooner than later, and comfortable working with children of all ages.  They would love a nanny to stay at least two years and become part of their family and team!  Pay is $18-$25/hour+ Paid holidays+ paid vacation- they would love for the nanny to travel with them on some school break weeks.


Family in Brunswick is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start end of May/Early June (or sooner if the nanny wants).  THey need help Mondays and Fridays Noon-5pm for a total of 10 hours/week.  They have one baby who will be just turning one years old when the nanny starts, all duties will be baby related- play, meals, taking walks, naptime.  They would like the nanny to stay at least one year.  Pay is $200-$250/week. 

Family in Cumberland is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start with them at the end of August Tues, Wed, and Fridays 8am-5/5:30pm for a total of 27 hours/week.  They have a 2.5 year old that attends a program full days and a baby girl.  The nanny’s primary role will be caring for the baby, dropping off and picking up their son from school, letting their dog in/out, tidy as you go, and vaccinated or willing to become vaccinated.  They are looking for at least a one year commitment.   Both parents will likely be working outside of the home by then.  Pay is $20-$22/hour + paid vacation/sick days.


Family in Scarborough is looking for a FULL TIME NANNY to start with them June 28th Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pm about 2-3 days/week and the other days would start 8/9/or 10am until 3:30pm for about 32-36 hours/week (they can guarantee a set amount of hours) for their 3 year old son and 1 year old twin girls.  Also they would like one weekend shift/month and the nanny would have that Mon/Fri off to make up for it.  Duties include all things child related- meals, getting ready for the day, play, outside time, and keeping the children happy and safe.  Their ideal nanny is punctual, dependable, loving, patient, and experienced caring for multiple children at the same time.  Mom is a full time student, unsure if she will be on campus or not so some potential for a work from home parent but likely both out of the house.  Pay is $16-$20/hour + paid holidays/sick days/vacation days.  They need one year.


Family in Portland is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start in May for their infant who will be 3 months old at that time.  They need help 20 hours/week and can be very flexible with days and hours, they really are most interested in finding the right nanny and making the schedule work for her.  They could offer 2 full days or 2.5 days/week, hours ideally would be 8:30am-5:30pm and ideally would include Thursdays.  BUT if you had different availability, they would still be interested in seeing if it could work.  Their ideal nanny will be experienced caring for infants, kind, open-minded, and willing to stay with them at least 2 years.  Duties include all things baby care.  They are open to a nanny with a child.  Pay is $20-$25/hour.


Family in Scarborough is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start with them mid-August for their infant son who will be 3 months old at that time.  Their scheduling needs will be two 12 hour days that would fall Wednesday-Friday with hours being 6:30am-6:30pm.  They are looking for a long term nanny that is reliable, kind, laid-back, and a good communicator.  Duties are all things baby related as well as letting their dog out/taking for a walk.  Both parents work outside of the home in healthcare.  Pay is $18-$20/hour.


Family in Cape Elizabeth is looking for a Part/Full Time nanny to start with them in May for about 30 hours/week.    Hours are Mondays and Thursdays 7:30/8:30 am until1:00/1:30pm and Wednesdays and Fridays 7:30/8:00am until 5pm.  They have three children, 6 year old twins in kindergarten and a 3 year old.  The older two are in school two days/week and do limited remote learning from home.  THey would love a nanny who enjoys being outside with the kids in the neighborhood, open to craft projects, baking, and reading with children.  They are a family that takes COVID very seriously and are looking for the same in their nanny, someone who is reliable, flexible, good communicator, has worked with multiple children at the same time, creative, and hard working.  Both parents work outside the home in healthcare so reliability is emphasized.  Position pays $20-$25/hour + paid holidays/vaca.


Family in Scarborough is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start ASAP Monday-Thursday 10am-4pm (ideally but can be flexible) for about 24 hours/week.  They have two girls ages almost 1 and almost 6 years old.  Duties include meals, naps, playtime, outside time, walks, engaging, and sometimes caring for both girls when the oldest isn’t in school.  Their ideal nanny is fun loving, friendly, caring, willing to treat the children like her own.  Both parents work from home.  Pay is $17-$20/hour + Paid holidays/vacation.  They are looking for at least a one year commitment. 


Family in Portland’s Back Cove area is seeking a PART TIME NANNY to start with them approximately June (or earlier if nanny is vaccinated for COVID) for about 30 hours/week.  Schedule will be Tuesday-Saturdays: Tues/Thursdays 7am-2pm and Wed/Fri/Saturdays 9am-2pm.  They have two children who will be 4 and 1 when the nanny starts.  They are looking for a nanny who is warm, patient, willing to play outside on all weather, and to take them out to the parks, playgrounds, and museums (when safe).  Their oldest attends daycare some days so nanny may have just the youngest or somedays will have both children.  They are looking for a nanny to stay at least one year and who is very COVID cautious and willing to get the vaccine once available.  Pay is $15-$25/hour + paid vacation+paid sick days.



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