Career Nanny Needed for Toddler & Newborn in Lower Manhattan

Lower Manhattan

A loving family in Lower Manhattan is looking for a wonderful, college-educated nanny for their 2-year-old daughter and newborn set to be born next year. The ideal candidate for this position is a nanny who is very passionate about childcare and child development. Someone who has experience working with multiple children and infants is important. The family would like a caregiver who is curious about their child’s mind, learning and helping them meet developmental milestones. Their nanny should also be punctual, patient, have a positive pitch-in attitude, and be a self-starter who knows how to troubleshoot issues on their own.

This position is a live-out position:

  • The schedule is Monday through Friday, from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM, with occasional evenings. (50/hrs. work week) Additional hours may be required with notice. An ideal candidate would have flexibility.


  • Opportunity to travel with family.

  • Family travels summers and winters

Compensation & Benefits

  • This position is paid gross with overtime. This position is $35-$50 hour, PTO, including paid federal holidays. There are two weeks of vacation and a discretionary performance bonus.

  • Healthcare Stipend

  • Metro card

Covid Risk Tolerance:

  • The family is The family expects full vaccination/boosters and general health safety precautions

Start Date: As soon as they find the right fit. This is a long-term role.

Position Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Safety first.

  • Reliability. Proactive, open communication.

  • Follows parents’ approach to childcare and embraces family parenting style

  • Manage daily care and supervision of the daughter - and soon the newborn (from age 4mo onward - September 2023)

  • Support the childrens’ schedules (e.g., School drop-off and pick-ups, napping, highly regular meal schedule, etc.)

  • Facilitate intellectual development (e.g., words, numbers, stories, puzzles, art, sports etc.)

  • Facilitate physical development (tummy time, sports for the toddler, etc) and social development (helping to make connections with friends and attending playdates and classes).

  • Planning fun and engaging activities for children.

  • Provide (cook/prepare) healthy, age-appropriate meals for both children. For the toddler: bottle feeding and eventually transitioning into solids.

  • Manage all aspects of the children’s environment with utmost cleanliness and organization, including meals/snack clean-up, children’s laundry, hanging clothes, cleaning toys/books, diaper bags, etc.

  • Changing diapers and eventually potty training. (The 2-year-old is already potty trained.)

  • Overall team attitude. Pitch-in attitude regarding general maintenance and cleanliness of the environment overall (e.g. emptying/filling dishwasher as needed.)


  • US, Work Authorization

  • Minimum of 5 years of Professional Nanny Experience

  • Infant and Toddler experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher a plus

  • Driver’s License is a Plus

  • Up to date on all vaccinations

  • Covid vaccination and boosted

  • CPR and First-Aid certifications