After School Care for 2 Kindergarteners in Ball Square (Medford)

Job Description: We are looking for a reliable caregiver for two kindergarteners in Ball Square. The boys are good friends and live on the same block. Meet kids at the bus stop and walk back to one of our houses (2-3 blocks away.) Serve snacks, preferably play outdoors with the boys at the park or in our backyard. Or play indoors. We don’t expect the boys to play outside in bad weather- but we’d love to find someone who is comfortable being outside in different seasons. The boys enjoy playing outside, imaginative play, art, superheroes, Wild Kratts, legos, Mario Kart, etc. 


  • Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays: 3:00* – 5:00 PM 
  • Wednesdays: 2:00* -5:00 PM 

Open to 2-4 days per week. (*Start time is based on our estimate of when the bus will arrive. It could arrive a bit earlier, so the ability to start up to 15 minutes earlier is a plus.)

Requirements: Covid vaccine & booster. Clear and honest communication about symptoms and known exposures. We will do the same.

Start Date: Beginning September 7th. Preference for full school year, also open to someone available for fall semester.

Pay: $26/hour.

Contact: If interested please email Anna at


Job Description: We are looking for an after-school babysitter for our 4 children (14 yo, 11 yo, 9 yo, 5 yo) 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. The older ones don’t need much supervision so most of the direct care will be watching the younger ones. We also have a big, friendly dog so must be okay around dogs. Will need a car to get here and drive kids but we are only about 10 minutes from Tufts.

Hours: Looking for T/W/Th 2-6 pm but have a little flexibilityso please reach out if interested and we also would consider hiring 2 people to fill the time as needed. Could add Monday or Friday afternoon hours some weeks if interested (but not required).

Start Date: Ideally September 6, 2022

Pay: $22/hour.

Contact: If interested please email me at

After School Care for Kindergartener in Somerville

Hi, we are looking for after school care for our 5 year old daughter in Somerville.  Seaking someone who can collect our daughter from school at 2:30pm and play with her until we finish work at 4:30pm.  The school and our home are in walking distance, close to Davis square.  Activities include taking her to the part, library and cafe, playing and relaxing with her.  We ideally would like to find someone who can commit through the school year.  Looking for a sitter who loves to spend time with kids and can build a relationship with your daughter over the year.
Start Date:  Sep 6th

Hours:  8 hours a week.  Monday to Thursday:  2:30pm – 4:30pm.  Potential for additional hours on school vacations if interested

Pay:  $20 per hour

Location:  Davis Square Somerville

Contact:  Email  Aileen,

Seeking after school care for 6YO in West Medford

Our family is looking for a part-time babysitter to care for our 6YO son after school Monday through Friday. The ideal candidate will love to play outside and can help with homework and other activities like legos. Willingness to help with meal prep is a plus!
Start date: On or around August 29. (We may have some flexibility here, so reach out if you’re interested.)
Schedule: Mondays/Tuesdays/Thursdays/Fridays: 2:30 to 6 p.m. & Wednesdays 1:30 to 6 p.m. (Again, we may have some flexibility here, so reach out if you’re interested.)
Requirements: COVID vaccinated/boosted; babysitting references; ability to get to our home/our son’s school independently (our home is very close to the intersection of Winthrop St. & Lawrence Rd., and our son will be at the Brooks School on High St.)
Pay: Starting at $25/hour
Location: West Medford
Contact: email Emily at

Seeking Weekend Babysitter

Looking for a babysitter who could come on weekends, probably 1-2x/month. Usually in the evenings for date nights but occasionally during daytime as well. Schedule would be ad hoc.

Requirements: Covid vaccinated and boosted, can provide babysitting references, someone active who can manage a baby and a toddler at the same time, comfortable feeding (easy) meals and snacks as needed, handling bedtime routine

Preferences: Someone who can drive themselves to us/get here on their own; someone with infant experience

About us: My husband and I have two kids ages 3.5 and 6 months (Chloe and Leo). We have been living in east Arlington for 3 years and were in Davis Square before that, so we’ve loved living among the Tufts community. As a family, we enjoy playground trips, dancing, reading books and making pizza! We (parents) are fully vaccinated and boosted.

Pay starting at $25/hour
If interested, contact or text 781-856-0549.

National Hiring Day – Bright Horizons

Event Description 

Save the Date! 

Bright Horizons is hosting a National Hiring Day on Tuesday, February 1st! Are you looking to make a meaningful difference in the lives of children? Are you ready to begin an incredibly fulfilling, lifelong career? Would you like a free (yes, FREE) college degree? Register today for a chance to talk to our recruiters about our full-time and part-time teacher openings across the country.

Ready to apply for a position now?

Great! You don’t have to wait until National Hiring Day! Apply TODAY at


When is the Bright Horizons National Hiring Day?

This event is being held online only on Tuesday, February 1, 2022. You’ll be able to select the time to attend that works best for your schedule. Because National Hiring Day is being held virtually, you’ll be able to join from wherever you are!

How do I register? 

Click the yellow REGISTER NOW button above, enter your name, email, and phone number, then watch for your confirmation email. You’ll also receive an email about a week before National Hiring Day with a link to sign-up for a time to speak with one of our recruiters.

How do I join the event? 

In late January, you will receive an email from Bright Horizons inviting you to sign up for a time to meet with a recruiter on Indeed’s Hiring platform. After completing your registration on Indeed’s site (it’s quick and easy!), you will receive an email with a link to use on the day of the event. 

Can I get hired during the event?

If you’re actively searching for a new position, you don’t have to wait until our National Hiring Day – apply today at

Our recruiters will offer initial interviews and exploratory conversations during the event. Hiring managers may be available to meet with you for an interview during National Hiring Day; you also may be scheduled for an interview with a hiring manager in the days following the event. Keep in mind, we work with young children and families, thus our comprehensive hiring process includes background checks that take a few days to return. 

I want to learn more about the Horizons Teacher Degree Program. Does Bright Horizons really provide free college degrees for center-based employees?

Yes! Our full-time, center-based employees can complete their associate and/or bachelor’s degrees in early childhood education through our Horizons Teacher Degree Program. Learn more here

What types of positions are you hiring for at Bright Horizons?

The majority of our positions are for full-time, permanent roles; however, we also have part-time positions available. Search our careers site to identify positions that are available near you.

I have other questions. Who can I contact?

Explore our careers site and our team will be happy to answer your questions during the event. We look forward to meeting with you!

*Please note this event will be hosted virtually. A week before the event you will receive a link to register for a time slot to interview with our recruiters.

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Seeking Morning Childcare

Seeking early riser(s) to help our 3 children (b/g twins 10, and son, 6) start their days on a positive note.  Wake them up; help the little guy get dressed; oversee breakfast and cleanup; ensure all teeth are brushed; hair is combed; lunches are packed into bags; and winter gear isn’t left behind.  Drive two of the children to school (the third child has a separate carpool).  

You’ll be finished before your first class even starts!

Start time: 6:45 AM at our home

Finish time: 8:45 AM after school drop off

Includes: breakfast for you too!

Pay:  $40/morning

Available days:  M-F through June 10

Requirements:  Clean driving record. COVID vaccinated / boosted.

Preferences: It’s easier to work with one person, but we’re very flexible about developing a MWF/TTh between two people or something else among 3 people.

If there’s a desire to work add’l hours, you can come back to the house after the school drop off and prep school lunches for the following day.  Pay is $20/hr. 

About us:  We’re a fully vaccinated (and adult-boosted) family of 5 who have lived in Arlington for 10 years.  Both Mom’s and Dad’s work starts before the kids even leave for school which is why we’re seeking morning help.  The entire family has a great sense of humor, so be prepared to hear a joke or two from the kids when you meet us.

Contact info:  Jessica at or text 617-680-8262

After School Care/Tutoring

Two families in Melrose seek joint after school child care and tutoring for 3-4 children. After school care would occur from school dismissal at 2:20P-5/5:30 P, Mon-Fri. Children are in first and fourth grade; 2 boys in first grade, and 1 girl and 1 boy in fourth grade.

This caregiver would supervise playtime after school, help children with homework, and administer snacks. Tutoring first grade children in reading/writing, and fourth grade children in math, for a portion of the after school care ideal. Care would take place in one of the family’s homes; both families live within walking distance (1 block) from one another and from children’s school. Pay commensurate with experience. Please contact for more information.

Seeking Afterschool Care & Tutor

Looking for a person to help in afterschool care with structure and tutoring for a 7-year-old energetic and kind boy with developmental delay due to early childhood trauma. 

Job Details:

Position will be paid $20/hr. Applicants must be available Mondays 2:30-5:30; Tuesdays 1:00-5:00; Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 2:30-5:30.

Extra hours are possible in evenings or weekends. 

For further questions or to apply, please contact Olga Shebanova at

Seeking After School Staff at Benjamin Banneker Charter Public School (Cambridge, MA)

Job Description: After School Staff

Do you want to help future leaders learn to be positive, creative, confident and successful community members? Join our K-6 After School Team!The Banneker Extended Enrichment Program is an academic and social enrichment program committed to quality and to supporting children as they continue on their path of personal growth and education while learning how to become successful contributing members of society.In addition to academics, we encourage children to engage in creative play and in projects to learn about themselves and the world around them through crafted lessons and activities. Students are to work on homework, build good study habits, and explore activities and projects that may lead to lifelong interests and widen their world of possibilities.Students also learn basic conflict resolution and leadership skills. All students are supported and encouraged to feel safe to be themselves as they learn to work within the community while in the program.

Responsibilities include: working with a team to help with snack, recess, games, songs,activities, projects, and social skills.

When: Hours 1-6:30 Mon; 2-6:30 pm Tues-Fri on regular school days*we do have a Tuesday only option as well

Where: 21 Notre Dame Avenue Cambridge, MA 02140

Pay: between $15-$24 per hour based on demonstrated classroom management and curriculum experience.

Job Requirements: High School diploma, resume, references CORI, finger printing, experience working with elementary aged children

Qualities we are looking for: Professionalism, problem solving skills, adaptability, enthusiasm, leadership, teamwork, critical thinking skills. Ability to lift and carry up to 40 pounds; participate with students both indoors and outdoors,including walking to the park; communicate with students, co-workers and families; and follow EEC rules and regulations.Pluses include:second language skills (Haitian Creole, Spanish)EEC certification

Company Culture: We are a team of dedicated professionals, all working to give each and every child a positive, supportive, and educational (academic, social, and personal) experience every day. Every BEE team member is valued, both for the skills and strengths they bring to the students as well as how they strengthen the team. Each BEE team member maybe at different points along the path of professional development and growth, and we respect and support that space as they continually strive to move forward and gain skills to improve every child’s experience.Our goals as a program overall are quality and safety. Students should feel safe at all times when they are participating in any aspect of the BEE Program. And all aspects of the program should continually strive to be of the highest quality every day. Our families depend on our professionalism, dedication and respect for their children and themselves.The BEE Program is in Cambridge, MA, a world-class city that has many opportunities for education, and an array of social and cultural events available throughout the year.Public transportation is available. Many of our staff move on to become full-time teacher’s assistants at our school with our training.Come challenge yourself to grow, learn, and teach with our team

For more information or to apply, please contact Barbara Brothers

Barbara Brothers 617-968-6746

After School Programs Director

Benjamin Banneker Charter Public School

21 Notre Dame Avenue Cambridge, MA 02140