Babysitter

Updated on: 21 Dec 2021
Flexible Permanent, 10 hrs/wk
Remote International students can apply

We are interested in hiring a babysitter/English tutor who truly enjoys spending time with kids and has some experience tutoring children ages 8 - 12. The successful applicant will be responsible for engaging them with fun, developmentally-appropriate activities, helping them learn English and writing an email after each session, detailing the activities that took place. This position provides flexible hours, with a minimum of just 2 hours a week.

Responsibilities

  • "When a child walks into the room, do your eyes light up? That's what they're looking for." If you can honestly say you have this capacity with children, you are probably a good candidate for this job. 
  • Must be naturally curious and have a love of learning.
  • Have a great memory, especially for particular things people have said during a conversation.
  • Be deeply interested in people, and how we form relationships and communities.
  • Enjoy meeting new people and facilitating conversation.
  • Must be a native English speaker and assist children with learning English.
  • Engage children with fun activities, such as games, puzzles or pretend play
  • Answer incoming phone calls and take messages for the family
  • Have access to internet/able to work online 

Requirements

  • Must be 14+ years of age or older
  • 2+ years’ experience in babysitting
  • Must provide at least three valid references
  • First Aid and CPR certifications required
  • Interested in receiving free training in tutoring/teaching English which may lead to free TESOL certification.

Desired skills

Childcare

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