Seeking School Psychology Students for Childcare (Arlington)

I am a practicing School Psychologist in Sudbury Public Schools, and have two little boys (age 7 and 2) of my own at home.  I am seeking occasional childcare (nights/weekends) at my home in Arlington!  We also have a very friendly dog who loves snuggles 🙂

Vaccine required

Pay Rate: $25/hour

Interested candidates should contact Lauren Ross at 207-831-5671 (text preferred).

Afternoon Babysitter (Medford)

Job Description: We are looking for a reliable, part time caregiver for our two sweet girls, ages 4 and 1.5, on Thursday afternoons while we work from home.  We live near the Medford Public Library.

Hours: Weekly on Thursdays, 1-5pm. As of now, our youngest typically naps 1-3pm.

Location: Medford Square, right next to the library

Responsibilities: Engage and supervise play time, coordinate outings like playground and the library, prepare snacks.

Start Date: ASAP

Pay: $23/ hour

Contact: Katie at kathleen.dechants@gmail.com

After School Sitter Needed (Winchester)

We are looking for after school care for our two boys, 6 and 8 years old, Wednesday and Thursdays from 2:20-5:00/6:00 (potentially Monday as well) starting as soon as possible.
Responsibilities will include:
1. Daily pick-ups from our elementary school at 2:20 (you can park at our house and walk/bike to the school as our kids typically ride to school)

2. Staying to play at the playground/play in yard/ afternoon snacks/ drawing / have fun!

Start date: as soon as possible


Location: Winchester 


Contact Shannon at callahanshannon1@gmail.com or 978-884-0183

Babysitting Position (North Cambridge)

We have a 3 year old and a 1 year old whose daycare lets out early on Fridays. We’re looking for someone to pick them up, walk them ten minutes to our house, and then play with them until we’re back from work (about 4pm-7pm). Think snacks, park, toys. We’re in North Cambridge, near Raymond Park.

Fridays would be the main focus, but we’d also looking for some date night and after work coverage as needed.

Pay: $25-28, depending on qualifications.

To get the ball rolling, contact me, Carmel, at cshachar@gmail.com.

Afterschool Babysitter Needed Mon/Tues/Wed Afternoons (Winchester)

Job Description: We are looking for an after-school babysitter for our children (5 yo and 9 yo boys; also have 12 yo and 14 yo girls but they need less supervision) to make sure they get home from school safely (almost always walking on their own), supervise them, and drive to/from after-school activities as needed. We are an active and busy family and the kids love to play outside and do Legos. We also have a big, friendly dog. Will need a car to get here and drive kids but we are only about 10 minutes from Tufts.

Hours: Looking for Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday 2-6 pm but we have some flexibility so please reach out if interested for any days or times within this range. 

Start Date: as soon as possible

Pay: $22/hour.

Contact: If interested please email me at lizharstad@gmail.com or call or text me at 617-721-5158. 

Babysitter Needed (Roslindale)

We have two children and live in Roslindale near Cummins Highway and are close to buses and Forest Hills. I am looking for care for my youngest (she’s 3 in December) for Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays starting at 2pm and staying until 5pm.

We are flexible to add some hours if needed and pay $20/hr for babysitting. Happy to have a discussion about pay and what people feel they need to make it worthwhile.

Please email alissa.kortendick@gmail.com or call (262-498-2557). Totally fine to text or email first to set up a phone conversation or in-person meeting.

Weekday Babysitting (Winchester)

Hello! We are looking for a regular babysitter to look after our sweet 11-month-old daughter for around 3 hours a day on 2 weekdays. Days and hours can be flexible.

Location : Winchester about 10 minutes away from Tufts by car.

Requirements: Must be COVID vaccinated and have at least one reference from past experience with a one-year-old.

Pay : $25/hour
If interested, please reach out Emily and Chris at priceec@gmail.com

Part-time Nanny

Hello! Our family is looking for a wonderful part-time nanny for 15 hours/week to look after two fun, energetic, inquisitive kids: Nate (6) and Soraya (3) after their school day. The hours will be 2-5 pm and the ideal start date is mid-September. Both will be attending school in Union square Somerville.

Responsibilities:

  • Pick up the kids daily from preschool / school, starting at 2pm
  • Bring them home to Prospect Hill (5 minutes from union square)- Have (responsible) fun with them though until 5pm.
  • Some additional extended days for early school release days, state holidays and potentially summer
  • Transport to activities/sports one-two day/week

Pay: $25-$30 depending on experience and qualifications.

Benefits : Guaranteed minimum of 12 hours / week. Paid vacations 1-2 weeks/year

We are a bilingual household (French/English) , and would love someone that is fluent in French and willing to speak french with the kids but that’s optional

Contact: lisecapet@gmail.com

After-school nanny/sitter

We are looking for an after school nanny/sitter for our two kids. Our son is 22 months old and our daughter is 5 years old. We are hoping to fill the position as soon as possible. The job entails picking our two kids up from school (own car preferred) and staying home with them till we are back from work (3:30-6:30pm) a few times a week. We would love to connect with a kind and patient person to add to our family support system. Please do reach out if this job seems like a good fit for you. You can reach us at amenazavery@gmail.com. 

Alumni Looking for Recurring Babysitter in Medford, Off Winthrop St.

We are looking for a regular babysitter for my 2.5 year old daughter and 6mo son.  Ideally we’d like someone who can come spend an hour with us 1-2/wk to help my daughter warm-up to someone new, then help with occasional date nights (weekday and/or weekends!) or set a recurring schedule – we are flexible! 

We live 15-20 min walking distance to Tufts but happy to help with pick-up/drop-off as needed. We also have a small pup at home who is very friendly and low-maintenance!  

Must be COVID-vaccinated. Please reach out if you’re interested: Jessie & Dave jschiller19@gmail.com & David.s.bader@gmail.com