Current Opportunities

March 31, 2020


Family in Portland with a one year old needs a FLEXIBLE nanny to help out starting mid-end of April.  They are both doctors with rotating schedule and need on average 25 hours/week.  They can pay up to 30 hours/week for the nanny to have full availability.  Shifts vary and are mostly later mornings/afternoon/evenings as well as 1-2 weekend shifts.  The office has a sample schedule to share with the nanny’s that might be interested.  They know their schedule one month in advance and can work with a nanny if she needs a day(s) off so long as they have one month notice.  They are looking for a nanny who is reliable, flexible, loving, and easygoing.  They would love for the nanny to stay until at least September.  Come September he will be starting school so hours wouldn’t start until Noon and on, they can be more consistent with their schedule if that works for the nanny.  Right now their focus is on the April-September need and then going from there.  Pay is open. 


POSITION UPDATED: Family in Cumberland is looking for a FULL TIME nanny Monday- Friday 7am-4pm to start with them June/July.  They have two girls ages 3 and 6 months old.  Duties include all things baby related, playtime, engaging with the girls (games/books/walks/being outside), preparing lunch/snacks, helping pick up after the children, and laundry/cleaning if time during naps.    They are looking for a nanny who is loving, kind, creative, enthusiastic, loves the outside, going on playdates, planning activities in the community, and is a good communicator.  Pay is $18-$20/hour + Paid holidays/sick/vacation time.


Family in Cumberland is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start June 1st for their family.  They have two children ages 4 and 2 and the mother is due with a baby this September.  Hours are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm and will remain the same during her maternity leave.  The oldest will be in school for a few hours/day and nanny will be caring for their toddler and baby with duties including playing, planning crafts, outside activities,  meals, getting on/off the bus, and cleaning as you go.  Their ideal nanny will become part of their family, is a good communicator, loves imaginative play/creative play/outdoor play, reading and music, helping their children learn and grow.  Pay is $700/week + paid holidays/vaca/sick days.


Family in Cumberland Foreside is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start April for their 1 year old and 5 year old girls and stay until September 10 when she starts her school program.   Schedule is Monday-Friday 9am-4pm (might change 8am-5pm eventually) for 35-40 hours/week.  They are looking for a nanny who is engaging,  is enthusiastic about age appropriate play, enjoys getting outside, going on walks, driving to various children’s activities, and comfortable baby wearing.  Parents may be in and out of the home as they recently moved here and are settling in/job searching.   They are very open to a nanny bringing her own child.  Pay is $15-$20/hour + Paid holidays/sick/vaca.


Family in Freeport is looking for a PART TIME Nanny to start April/May for their two girls ages 3 and 4 1/2 years old.  Hours are Tuesday and Fridays 3:20pm-6:30pm, Wednesday and Thursdays 3:20pm-10:30pm for a total of 20.5 hours/week.  Duties include picking up both girls from school, bringing to activities and outings, playing outside, art projects, providing snacks/meals, on later nights betting them bathed and to bed, children’s laundry and children’s sheets/bed making.  They are looking for a nanny who is upbeat, enjoys art/pretend play/outdoors, is creative, up for anything, is a good communicator, reliable, and takes direction well.  Pau is $17-$20/hour.  They would love a nanny who could stay for many years ideally.  Family is open to a nanny with child.


Family in Cumberland is looking for a FULL/PART TIME NANNY to start May for their one year old twin girls Tuesday-Friday for 27-32 hours/week.  They are open to scheduling needs, they could use a nanny 3 full days, 4 shorter days, OR 3 long days + one short day.  They really just want to find the right nanny as they see this provider becoming part of their family.  Start time ideally would be 8 or 9am and until 5pm on the longer days.  They are looking for a nanny who will take the girls out and about on adventures, outings, and finding activities that promote their growth and happiness.  Duties include playing, engaging, naps, meals for children, babies laundry, and cleaning as you go.  Pay is $20/hour + paid vaca/holidays/travel with family.  They are open to a nanny with a child.  Mom sometimes works from home in her office. 


Family in Cumberland is looking for a FULLTIME nanny to start by April 27th, hours are Monday-Friday 9am-4pm for 35 hours/week.  Care is mostly for their youngest who is 6 months old.  They have two older children in school full time ages 3 and 7 and will be in summer camps for the most part this summer.  Nanny will be in charge of all baby related care so experience with babies will be ideal, as will a nanny willing to be a team player, and help keep the house tidy as they go.  The position will be until September 2021 when the baby starts school full time.  Pay is $15-$20/hour + Paid vaca/holidays.   Family is open to a nanny with a child. 


Family in Durham is looking for a nanny to start May/June and stay until September when the mom has her second baby for 35 hours/week.  Mondays 7:30-5:30, Thursdays 9am-6:30pm, and Fridays 7:30am-5:30pm and then a half day shift elsewhere.   They have a 21 month old daughter that the nanny will be caring for.   They are looking for a nanny that is engaging, playful, enjoys the outside, capable of creating learning opportunities in everyday activities, is exciting to find new adventures to do together such as LL Bean/local farms/music classes, can keep to a good schedule, has initiative and is independent, flexible, and tidy.  Duties include all childcare related and focused, help keeping the home tidy, prepare food for child, load dishwasher, and occasional grocery shopping.  Parents may occasionally work from their home office.  Pay is $15-$18/hour + paid vacation and travel opportunities. 


Family in Short Hills New Jersey is looking for a FULLTIME LIVE-IN NANNY/HOUSEHOLD MANAGER  to start with them by the end of May.  They will need Monday-Friday 40-45 hours/week.  Their children are ages 16, 15, and 7 years old so they will need minimal childcare.  Its more helping with the home, pets, cleaning, and then helping after school hours driving the youngest to their activities.  The nanny will have her own bedroom and bathroom in their 7,000 sq ft home within walking distance to the train that goes to NYC.  Pay is $620/week+ health insurance/paid holidays/paid sick/paid vaca/travel with family.


POSITION UPDATED: Family in Cape Elizabeth is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start ASAP three to four days/week, Mon, Tues, and Wednesday 8-5, with the option of adding a Thursday OR Friday 10am-5pm. The family is willing to guarantee at least 32 hours per week (and would be okay with as little as 27 hours per week). They have twin boys who are 15 months old.  Duties include playing and interacting with the boys, supporting their developmental growth, all things child related- feeding, diapers, nap time, and getting them outside and to activities, going on walks, and help with meal prep.  Their ideal nanny is reliable, organized, enjoys being outside and active, and has a sense of humor.  Mom works from home a 2-4 days/week.  They are looking for a long term commitment.  Pay is $15-$18/hr + Paid holidays/sick/vaca/optional travel with family.  


Family in Yarmouth is in need of PART TIME TEMPORARY NANNY help starting ASAP for their family of three children ages 4, 6, and 7 Monday-Friday 3pm-6:30pm. or start at 2:30pm before kids get home and help prep, for 18-20 hours/week.  Duties include picking up the youngest from daycare and meeting the two older 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 and starts ASAP and goes until June 26th.


Family in Freeport is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start April, Mondays and Fridays 8am-5:30pm and Tuesdays and Wednesdays 6:30am-5:30pm for about 41 hours/week.  They have a 3 1/2 year old (two days of preschool) and 8 month old children.  Duties include playing, being outside as much as possible, transporting to school/activities, kids laundry and baby food prep, and grocery shopping.  Their ideal nanny is flexible, enjoys being outdoors, calm, and trustworthy, ideally looking for at least a two year commitment.  Family is open to a nanny bringing her own child.  Pay is $18-$20/hr.


Family in Falmouth is in need of a FULLTIME NANNY to start by the end of March for their two children ages 2 (in school 3 full days, summer camp full days, and in the fall will be in school 4 full days) and 9 months old.  Schedule is Mon, Wed, Thurs, Friday 7am-6pm for a total of about 45 hours/week.  Duties include all baby related play and responsibilities, dropping off/picking up oldest from school, snack and meal prep, naps, planning fun social activities for the children, and hosting in-home playdates. They are looking for a long term nanny to join their family, pay is $20-$25/hr + paid holidays/sick/vacation time.


Family in Falmouth is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to join their family.  They are open and flexible with the schedule and hours, ideally 20 hours/week either 4-5 days, 4-5 hour shifts.   Mornings are best but they are open to a couple of afternoon shifts if that’s what the nanny has available.  They have two girls ages 4.5 (in school) and 20 months 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 Buxton with a 1 year old and baby due at the end of August is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start May 3 days/week, flexible days and hours, about a 6 hour shift for a total of 18 hours/week.  They are looking for a nanny who is loving, warm, affectionate, patient, fun, some training/ECE background, and willing to take them on outings.  Initially the mom will be home with the baby and nanny will be spending her time with the older child.  Also helping out with dishes and baby food/meal prep would be helpful. 


Family in the West End neighborhood of Portland needs a PART TIME NANNY to start anytime between now-June 16th  Hours would be Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:30am-5:30 They have two children a 3.5 y/o girl and 1 year old boy.    Duties include playing, nap time, music class, meals and snacks, walks, children’s museum, helping with children’s laundry,  general clean and upkeep of baby’s areas.   They would love a nanny who is loving, respectful, clean, punctual, and willing to help out where needed.  Both parents work from home, Pay is $18/hour.


Family in Cape Elizabeth is looking for a PART TIME NANNY to start end of March/beginning of April for their 22 month old boy and 3 month old girl.   Schedule will be two long days and one short day that will fall on Tues, Thursdays, or Fridays 6:15am-4:30pm.  They can guarantee 25 hours/week.   Both parents are doctors so they are looking for a nanny who is extremely reliable as well as available to stay later as needed (this doesn’t happen often but if they are in the middle of a surgery and cannot leave, they will phone the nanny to update her- happens very rarely, perhaps 10-15% of the time just by a little).  Duties include playing and engaging with two children under the age of two, feeding, changing diapers, laundry, reading, crafts, letting the dogs out, and general cleaning.  Pay is $18-$22/hour, they are looking for a very experienced nanny + paid vacation and possible use of family’s vehicle.


Family in Yarmouth is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start ASAP.  Hours are Mon/Tues/Thurs 8am-5pm, Wed 8am-6pm, and Fridays 9am-5pm for a total of about 45 hours/week.  They have twin infants who are currently 4 month old, the majority of care will be for them, they also have a 5.5 year old who will be home in later afternoons.  Parents work from home occasionally and sometimes work out of the home.  They are ideally looking for a nanny experienced caring for two babies at the same time and a nanny who is looking for a position that is baby focused.   Pay is $16-$20/hour + paid holidays/sick/vaca days.


Family in Scarborough is in need of a PART TIME NANNY to start ASAP for their two girls ages 1 and 3 years old.   Mom is a SAHM looking for an extra set of hands.  They need help during the school year 3 afternoons/week 1-5pm to help either pick up the oldest from school or stay home with the youngest.  For July and August they would need more hours but are open to you staying on just for your 3 afternoons (and will hire another sitter) or open to you staying on five days/week, for 25 hours.  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 $15/hour.


UPDATED: Family in Yarmouth is looking for a FULLTIME NANNY to start mid-May 2020 Monday-Friday (every other Fridays) 8/8:30am-5/5:30pm for their two girls ages 7 (in school full time) and 2 years old.  Duties include getting outside, reading, planning fun activities in the community, getting their oldest from the bus/school, light cleaning, dishes, laundry, errands.  They would love a nanny who is loving, responsible, active, reliable, engaging, flexible, and able to give their children 100% focus/engagement.  Pay is $15-$18/hour + paid holidays/paid vacation.




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