Current Opportunities

updated on January 13, 2021

 

Family in Portland’s Back Cove area is seeking a PART TIME NANNY to start with them approximately June 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.

 

Family in Yarmouth is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start ASAP and stay until May.  They need help Mondays and Wednesdays 7am5pm and Sat OR Sun 8am-4pm for about 28 hours/ week.  THey have two children a 5 year old girl in school full days and a 1 year old boy.  The mom is a stay-at-home-mom that needs an extra set of hands while she gets the oldest child ready and off to school then picks up, she will be in and out of the home doing errands and such.  The nanny will provide care for the youngest during the day and then play with the 5 year old when she is home from school, usually just one kiddo at a time.  Help with kids tidying, laundry and dished would be great.  They would love a nanny who is easygoing, reliable, friendly, fun, and caring.  Pay is $20/hour.

 

Family in Portland is looking for a part OR Full time nanny to start anytime.  THey are flexible with their scheduling needs, they could use 2-3 flexible days/week (12-24 hours) or up to 5 days/week (35-40 hours) and could use Noon-6pm ideally (open to an earlier start time should the nanny want more hours 10am-6pm).  The schedule will be consistent once it’s established the nanny’s ideal scheduling needs.   They have two older children in school until 3pm ages 5 and 3 years old, their youngest is 6 month old baby girl that the nanny will have the majority of the day.  Afterschool she will have all three children.  Father is working from home now but likely back in his office this summer.  Their ideal nanny will be caring, loving, supportive, easygoing, able to manage the needs of three young children, is active, helpful and very COVID cautious (not open to part time nannies working other nanny positions).   Additional help including meal prep, tidying, and laundry would be appreciated.   They would love a nanny for the next 1.5 years and are offering $20/hour.

 

Family in Brunswick is in need of an AFTERSCHOOL NANNY to start anytime June-August, hours are Monday-Friday 2pm-5pm for 15-20 hours/week.  They have two children ages 5 1/2 and 3 year old boys, both in school.  Their youngest has a severe nut allergy so they need a nanny who is incredibly safety cautious and comfortable in  handling emergency situations.  They are looking for a nanny to pick up the children from school, play, engage with the children, prepare snacks, meal prep, help keep the areas clean, and do children’s laundry.  Their ideal nanny is responsible, mature, intelligent, warm, active, creative, and comfortable with an at home parent.  They are open to a nanny with a child.  Pay is $20-$25/hour + paid holidays+paid sick+paid vacation.  They would love a nanny to stay on two years ideally.

 

Family in Falmouth is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY for their infant due in March to start with them June 40-45 hours/week Monday-Friday 8-5.  They are looking for a nanny experienced with infants as they are first time parents.  Duties are all baby related- bottles, naps, changing diapers, baby laundry and letting the dog outside.  Their ideal nanny will be loving, kind, and patient.  They are looking for a long term commitment, pay is $17-$18/hour + paid vaca/holidays.

 

Family in Cape Elizabeth is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start Feb/March for their almost 2 year old boy.  They are both doctors with rotating schedules.  They can guarantee the nanny 35 hours/week.  They will likely need three days/week 11-12 hour shifts that are mostly going to fall Monday-Friday but occasionally will include a weekend day.  They know their schedule months in advance so that the nanny can plan accordingly.  Sometimes they may need just 2 long days/week 12 hour shifts and then 2 shorter days/week which may likely be 3pm-9pm or 4pm-10pm.  They are looking for a nanny who is active, loves being outside exploring (going to the beach, playgrounds, snow play, after COVID going to the children’s museum, library, playdates).  Their number one priority is the care and wellbeing of their son so they would love a nanny that is engaging, puts his care first, genuinely loves children, is fun, and willing to be in the moment with him.  Pay is $15-$25/hour depending on experience and they would like at least a one year commitment.

 

Family in Portland is looking for a FULL TIME NANNY to start ASAP for their 4 month old infant boy Monday-Friday 9/9:30-5/5:30 for about 40 hours/week.  (They are also open to a nanny that would prefer 3-4 days/week 9/9:30-5/5:30 for 24-32 hours/week) Duties include all things baby related and they would love a nanny who is kind, tender, loving, caring, responsible, and has initiative.  Their baby loves being held, cuddled, sleeping in your arms, walking him, and getting him out in the stroller.  The family lives on the 3rd floor so the nanny should be comfortable climbing two sets of stairs.  They would love for the nanny to stay at least two years.  Both parents work from home.   Pay is open.

 

Family in Portland (Woodford’s Corner area) is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start ASAP for their 5 month old baby girl Monday-Friday 8am-noon.  They are looking for a nanny who is experienced with infants and sole duties will be infant care.  Both parents work from home in a separate area of the house on a different floor.  Pay is $20/hr and they would love a nanny to stay long term.

 

Family in Brunswick needs a Part or Full Time Nanny ideally 30 hours/week (but flexible for nannies only wanting 20-30 hours) and could be 3-4 days/week (flexible on days)  Starts January for their two children, a 4 year old boy in school at Waynflete and a 3 month old baby girl.   They are open to a nanny living in the Portland area for them to bring the baby to your home as the mom works in Portland daily and the oldest goes to school there. Or would be open to a nanny share if you are already working with another family and they would consider it as well.  Duties include all things baby related as well as playing, getting outside, on walks, and playing with the oldest and going on adventures when he is home.  Pay is $17-$20/hour and they would like a 6 month commitment to start.  They are open to a nanny with a child. 

 

   

Family on Eastern Prom in Portland is looking for an OVERNIGHT NEWBORN NANNY to work with them starting last week of January/first week of February to work with them for 4 weeks.  They are looking for overnight care 4-5 nights/week approximate hours 8pm-6am with some flexibility.  They would love help with feedings, waking up with the baby, putting to bed, soothing, bringing to mom for feedings, and eventually sleep training.  

 

Family in Portland is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start March for their soon to be born baby girl.  They need 45-50 hours/week with some flexibility on the hours.  Start time could be 7/8/9am and end time of 5/6/7pm.  Initially they would prefer a later end time of at least 6pm but are flexible.  They are looking for a nanny who has newborn experience, would be excited to spend long days with an infant and engaging, playing, and interacting with a baby, provide stimulating and developmentally appropriate activities.  They would like a nanny who is caring, patient, nurturing, flexible, and willing to help tidy, clean, do dishes and laundry during nap times.  Position is for at least one year to start, pay is $15-$20/hour.

 

Family in Freeport is looking for a PART TIME nanny to start mid-late January for their 8 month old baby girl.  They need coverage on Tuesdays and Thursdays, their ideal hours would be 9am-3pm but they are very flexible.  THey are looking for a nanny who would be excited to spend the day with a baby, who is easygoing, focuses on the baby, is flexible, playful, passionate about childcare, encouraging of the child to explore while providing a safe environment.  Duties include all things baby related.  Both parents work from home.   They would love a nanny to stay for years but at least one year to start.  Pay is $15-$25/hour + paid vaca/sick days.  This family is super sweet and invested in finding the right nanny.

Family in Brunswick is looking for a nanny Wednesdays 7am-2pm to start Dec 30th and stay until September 2021.  Mom is pregnant currently due next year and has an almost one year old.  She needs help when she goes to doctor appointments and when the baby is born could use help caring for both the baby and her older son, helping to clean, tidy, meal prep, laundry.  Pay is open.

 

Single mom is looking for a FULL TIME NANNY to start February, 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.  The 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/hour.

 

Family in Brunswick is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start mid-January/early February.  THey need help Mondays and Wednesdays 11:45am-5:15pm for a total of 10 hours/week.  They have one baby who will be 8 months 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 Bath is looking for a FULLTIME OR PART TIME NANNY to start January/February for their infant baby who will be 12 weeks old when the nanny starts and their 3 year old son who is in full day preschool.   FULLTIME Schedule is Monday-Friday 8am-3pm for 35 hours/week. PART TIME SCHEDULE would be 20 hours/week with some flexibility to work around the nanny’s availability.  Please advise the office what you are open to.  Duties include mostly baby care and related, helping before/after school with their oldest, helping with feeding, naps, baby laundry, dishes, tidying when she is sleeping.  They would love a nanny who is kind, adaptable, flexible, caring, devoted to children, encouraging of children to learn and creative exploration of the world around them, who is COVID safe keeping a small/limited bubble as they are doing the same.  Father works in a hospital setting with all the PPE available.  They are offering $18-$20/hour + paid holidays/vaca/sick/health insurance contribution.

 

Family in Portland is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start April 2021 for their baby that is due at the end of of December.   Schedule will be Monday-Friday 9-5 for 40 hours/week.  Duties include all things baby related and just focus their love and energy on their baby.  Both parents will be working from home and may resume traveling from work after the pandemic (Boston/NYC).  Pay is $15-$20/hour + paid holidays+paid sick days.  The length of employment is negotiable as they are unsure how long but at least until January 2022 and definitely a good chance much longer.

 

Family in Brunswick is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start  ASAP for their two boys ages almost 5 and almost 1 years old Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm for 42.5 hours/week.  They are looking for a nanny to play and engage with the children, take them on outings/playdates/activities/lessons, meals, naps, keep on schedule, children’s laundry and clean up.  They are looking for a nanny who is active, energetic, is excited to come up with new ideas and activities, is calm, and consistent.  Dad works from his detached office above the barn.  Pay is $15-$25/hour + paid holidays/paid sick/paid vacation.  They ideally would love someone to stay with them for many years.  The nanny will be required to be up to date on vaccines/flu shot/COVID vaccine when available. 

 

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