Groundwork Somerville are hiring 2 Green Team Leaders to teach and mentor our Spring Green Team starting in the first week of February. Green Team Leaders will develop, teach, and facilitate workshops on food/environmental/climate justice, gardening, bike safety, civic engagement, and job skills for Green Team members, ages 14-18. While gardening and biking alongside the Green Team, the Green Team Leaders will provide mentorship and support the young people in their environmental justice research or advocacy projects.
Green Team Leaders will work about 10 hours a week. The pay is $20 per hour. This is an excellent opportunity to mentor young students and gain youth development, leadership, teaching, and gardening skills. View the Spring Green Team Leader Job Description here.
For further questions please email Kenzie Ballard at email@example.com
A family in Somerville is looking for someone to help with picking up 2 children from 2 schools in Somerville and bringing to home in Davis Square/Powderhouse. Hours are Tue/Wed/Thurs from 1:15-2:45pm for spring semester. Pay is $100/week. See below for more information:
We’re looking to hire someone to pick up our two children (ages 6 and 4) from the Capuano School @ 1:45pm and Brown School @ 2:30pm, each in Somerville, and bringing them to our home in Davis Square/Powderhouse area on Tuesdays, Wednesdays (just Capuano pick up), and Thursdays. The job involves driving to and from the Capuano School and walking to and from the Brown School (driving during inclement weather), so we’re looking for a confident city drive with parallel parking skills. You can drive our family car or use your own (we’d provide one car seat), depending on your preference. We’d pay $100 per week and reimburse for gas mileage if you used your own car. If interested, please reach out to Kelly Williamson – firstname.lastname@example.org. The position would be from beginning of February until mid-June, but there’s flexibility on the start and end dates if needed.
We are seeking a summer nanny who can take care of our 4-year old girl from June 10 through September 2nd. We live steps away from Magoun Square Green-line T stop in Somerville. License and safe-driving record required. You can use your car or ours.
Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM, Monday- Friday. She will be signed up for one hour classes for gymnastics, swim, dance and art, so she’ll need to be chaperoned to and from those 1-hour classes.
- Transporting and attending toddler activity meet-ups
- Make and serve lunches and snacks.
- There is a whole floor, bathroom, and shared outdoor space available for the caretaker.
- Fold and put away her laundry 1x a week
- Caring, fun demeanor
- Experience working with toddlers preferred
Compensation/ benefits: $25/hour +time and a half for over 40/hours a week + $200 retention bonus for any week that we have off for vacation.
For more information, please contact: email@example.com or call/text: 786-877-8199
We are looking for a weekends & occasional date night sitter for our 2 boys (5 years old & 18 months old) in Somerville. We are located near the green line train station Magoun Sq and right next to the bike path! If you do drive, we will provide you with a guest permit as well to park on a street nearby.
We are a family of 4. Both our kids are in school & daycare during the weekdays. We are looking for a babysitter on weekends to engage with the kids while we run errands, go for walks, etc. Responsibilities would be to engage in activities that both the kids enjoy e.g building something with blocks, magnatiles, going to the parks nearby (weather permitting), building race tracks, etc. Also, if the hours are around the younger one’s naptime – putting him down for a nap.
Hours – Saturday or Sunday (2-3 hours). We can discuss the hours based on your schedule as well & other commitments we may have. Also, would like availability for date night babysitting as well.
Compensation : $25/hour
If interested, you can call/text Akanksha on 857-205-0330 and we can discuss further. Thank you!
We are looking for a student who has a solid understanding of soccer to run drills and play soccer with our 10 year old son 1-2x per week, for 90 minutes in the afternoon (days and times flexible). He is an enthusiastic soccer player, who plays on a team in the Fall/Spring and a games-only winter league.
We live near campus (Wallace & Broadway) so could meet at Tufts Triangle or at our house. Pay is $25-30 per session, depending on frequency.
If you’re interested, please contact Eliza Johnston at firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking for someone to watch two second grade girls (friends) after school starting in January through the end of the school year (June – but there is some flexibility with this). Hours would be Monday – Friday from about 2:45pm until 5:30pm – there is also some flexibility in days if it’s not possible to do all 5 days.
Responsibilities would be to pick them up from the bus stop and bring them to one of their houses, give them a snack and just hang out with them. Both girls have known each other since daycare and love playing together and doing arts and crafts. There are also parks within walking distance form both houses.
Both houses are within walking distance from each other and campus and we usually rotate house each day. There’s plenty of street parking at both houses. One of the houses has a very friendly medium-sized dog.We are flexible on pay based on experience.
If interested, please contact Thanos Matthai at email@example.com or 857-204-4911.
A family located in Magoun Square in Somerville, MA is requesting a babysitter for their toddlers:
We have two toddlers (3.5 and 1.5) and live right off a number of bus lines on Broadway. We’re hoping for someone to come once per month in the evenings and can be flexible with scheduling. We’re happy to pay $25/hour with a 4 hour minimum + an Uber ride home.
If interested please email Katie Germany at firstname.lastname@example.org
We are looking for a babysitter to help watch our 1 year old daughter. I am an Assistant Professor in the Economics Department at Tufts. We are located a short walk from campus in Somerville, near Davis Sq.
We are looking for a babysitter that is available to help on the odd evening and/or weekends. We are looking for someone who has experience with infants or toddlers. Preference will be given to candidates who are CPR and first aid certified.
If interested, please reach out to us by email at email@example.com or by text at 714-315-3264. We look forward to meeting you!
Kingdom Rock Children’s Village is looking for brilliant teachers who have a sincere love for children. Both full-time and part-time positions are currently available. Currently, the biggest need is for teachers who can work 10am-6pm. If you are a certified teacher, the compensation is $20+ an hour.
If you’re interested, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org
To learn more, see the flyer below and check out their website
We have an exciting opportunity for Tufts students interested in outdoor education and teaching K-12 students about growing food and tending to the environment.
Groundwork Somerville is an urban agriculture non-profit that maintains Somerville’s only urban farm and all of the school gardens across Somerville. Our mission is to build a greener, healthier, more equitable and climate-resilient Somerville. This fall, we are looking for college students/young adults who are interested in consistently volunteering during school garden lessons (2 hours a week). Once a week, school garden volunteers would support the School Garden Teacher in garden lesson activities and engage with students from the grades of Pre-K to 8th grade as they learn about the environment in their school garden. No experience or preparation is needed!
Please fill out this form if you are interested and feel free to email Tufts alumna and Youth Program Manager Kenzie Ballard at email@example.com if you have any questions or for more information. We are looking forward to connecting with you. 🙂