Available Positions:

If you have already filled out an application with our Agency and are interested in any of our available positions, please contact us directly: employment@thewashburnagency.com.

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Backup Caregivers Needed- Flexible Hours- Greater Boston area

We are seeking experienced Nannies/Babysitters to work as part of our Backup Care team! Exact days/hours will vary, and are flexible, depending on your schedule. Responsibilities include general childcare, engaging children in fun and safe activities, and preparing easy snacks/meals for the children. The ideal candidate will have experience caring for children ages 0-14 years old, be CPR/First Aid certified, or willing to obtain, and must be willing to undergo a background check. Must be flexible and willing to travel in and around the Boston area, and able to provide references from 3 childcare-related positions! Preference given to those who have their own transportation and who can be consistently available 2 full days per week. Pay is $18/hour, taxes withheld.

If interested in joining our Backup Care Team, please contact us: employment@thewashburnagency.com


FT Nanny/Family Assistant for 4 Year Old Twins (Fall Start Date)
Location: Newton
Schedule: Monday – Friday, 11am-7pm (Can be flexible on start time)
Children: 4 year old twins
Duties: General care of 4 year old twins, including driving to/from school and activities, family cooking, organization projects, running errands, grocery shopping and general tidying. Children are in school for a full day and family has a separate housekeeper 3x per week.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience with school age children. Family is ideally looking for someone who loves to travel and is willing to travel with them both domestically and internationally, is proactive, engaging, loves doing art projects and doesn’t mind helping out around the house. Nanny must have a valid driver’s license, clean criminal and good driving record. Family will provide a car and has 2 dogs and 1 cat.
Compensation: $23-25 per hour (taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation and paid holidays.
Start Date: September or October, can be flexible

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FT Nanny/Family Assistant for 3 Active Boys (End of August Start)
Location: Newton
Schedule: Mon/Wed/Thurs/Fri, 12pm-7pm and Tuesday, 11am-7pm
Children: 6, 11 and 12 years old
Duties: General care of 3 very active boys including driving to/from school and activities, children’s laundry, family dinner prep, running errands, organizing, assisting with homework and general tidying.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience with school age children. Family is ideally looking for a co-parent who can run the house while they are away, is proactive, engaging, active Nanny must have a valid driver’s license, clean criminal and good driving record. Home is T accessible and a car will be provided. Family has 2 cats.
Compensation: $25 per hour (taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays and health insurance stipend.
Start Date: End of August

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FT Nanny (September Start)
Location: Winchester
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-6:00pm
Children: 2.5 year old girl and baby boy expected in October
Duties: General child care including engaging children in educational and age-appropriate activities, taking to/from school and activities, children’s laundry, meal prep, running errands and general tidying.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience with infants and toddlers. Family is ideally looking for a fun, loving Nanny who has a passion for child development, is proactive, engaging and energetic. Nanny must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to use their car to drive the children. Oldest child will be in preschool 3 mornings per week.
Compensation: $22-25 per hour (taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation and paid holidays.
Start Date: September 3rd

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FT Nanny (July Start)
Location: Chestnut Hill
Schedule: Monday- Friday, 6:00am-6:00pm
Children: 3 months old and 2.5 years old
Duties: Planning activities, driving children to and from school/activities, preparing family meal, children’s laundry and general tidying. Oldest will be in preschool in the fall, Monday-Friday 9am-1pm.
Requirements: 5+ years of Nanny experience with infants and toddlers, handling multiple children at the same time, valid driver’s license, a clean criminal and good driving record.  Ideal candidate will be nurturing, active, punctual, organized, value education and enjoy planning age-appropriate activities. Home is T-accessible and family will provide a Nanny car.
Compensation: $25 per hour (taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays, and health insurance stipend.
Start Date: July 1, 2019

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FT Nanny 
Location: Back Bay
Schedule: Monday- Friday, 7:30/7:45am-5:00pm
Children: 2 and 4 years old
Duties: Childcare including taking children to and from school and activities, children’s laundry, preparing meals/snacks for children, engaging children in educational and age-appropriate activities, and organizing children’s play areas, toys, and clothing while children are in school. 4 year old attends pre-school M-F 8:30-1 (a 5 minute walk from the home). Family has a Chef and a Housekeeper.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience and caring for 2 children at the same time, and a clean criminal and driving record. Valid driver’s license preferred, but not required. Ideal candidate will be loving, warm, energetic, organized, and willing to take the children to activities throughout the day. Spanish-speaking, a plus! Must be comfortable with a WFH parent (in a separate office away from main living areas). Parking available and home is T-accessible by Arlington St. T-stop. Family is looking for a long-term fit!
Compensation: $25-29 per hour, (taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays, and paid sick days.
Start Date: End of June

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FT Nanny/Family Assistant (ASAP START)
Location: Winchester
Schedule: M/Th/F, 7am-6pm, T/W, 2-6pm; 45 hours/week. Some flexibility to stay late or arrive early is needed.
Children: 3.5 year old girl
Duties: General childcare plus driving child to/from school (in Brighton) and activities, engaging child in educational and age-appropriate activities, organizing, general tidying, family laundry, some family meal prep, and running errands. Child is in pre-school M-F, 8-2 and will need to be picked up at school in Brighton each day.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience and experience as a House Manager/Assistant. Must have valid driver’s license, own car and a clean criminal and driving history. Reliability is a must! Ideal candidate will be loving, flexible, intuitive, organized, and a self-starter! Some flexibility is needed to work longer days on T/W when Mom is traveling for work. Dad works from home in a separate area of the house. Family has 1 cat.
Compensation: $22-25 per hour, taxes withheld, 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick days, monthly stipend towards health insurance
Start Date: ASAP

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FT Nanny (ASAP Start)
Location: South End
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-6:30pm
Children: 16 month old girl and 5 year old boy
Duties: General child care including engaging child in educational and age-appropriate activities, taking to/from school and activities, child’s laundry, meal prep and general tidying. Oldest child is in school full days M-F.
Requirements: 8+ years of Nanny experience with toddlers and school age children. Family is ideally looking for a fun, energetic Nanny who is proactive, engaging and will spend a good deal of time doing educational activities. Family would ideally like the Nanny to travel with them on occasion. Nanny must have a valid driver’s license and parking is available. Oldest child is in school daily until 4pm.
Compensation: $22-26 per hour (taxes withheld), 4 weeks paid vacation and paid holidays.
Start Date: ASAP

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FT Nanny (ASAP/June Start)
Location: South End
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-6pm; Family is somewhat flexible with start time
Children: 17 month old boy
Duties: General child care including engaging child in educational and age-appropriate activities, taking to/from school and activities, meal prep for child, and general tidying.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience with a toddler, and experience with infants. Valid driver’s license is preferred, but not required. Family is ideally looking for a fun, energetic Nanny who has good instincts and is knowledgeable of child development. Degree in Early Childhood Development and knowledge of Montessori philosophy preferred. Parking is available, and home is T-accessible via Back Bay station, and a car is provided for work purposes. Family has 1 chocolate lab. Mom works from home 1-2 days per week. Family is looking for a team player and a long term Nanny who will grow with their growing family!
Compensation: $21-25 per hour (taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays, and car provided.
Start Date: ASAP or June

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FT Nanny (September Start)
Location: Newton
Schedule: Monday- Friday 7:00am-4:00pm
Children: 11 months old
Duties: Driving child to and from activities, preparing child’s meals/snacks, children’s laundry, general tidying (loading/unloading dishwasher), and cleaning up after children/Nanny).
Requirements: 5+ years of Nanny experience with infants and toddlers, a clean criminal and driving record, and have a valid driver’s license. Must have safe and reliable vehicle to use for work purposes. Ideal candidate will be nurturing, active, enjoy planning age-appropriate activities in the community, and have some knowledge of Early Childhood development. Candidate must also be organized and reliable. Mom works from home 2-3 days/week in separate office area of the home. Family is looking for a long-term fit to grow with their family!
Compensation: $20-25 per hour (taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays and paid sick days.
Start Date: September 3rd

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FT Nanny
Location: Canton
Schedule: Monday- Friday 8:00am-5:30/6:00pm; Family guarantees 40 hours per week
Children: 2.5 and 4 years old
Duties: Driving children to and from activities, preparing children’s meals/snacks, children’s laundry, general tidying (loading/unloading dishwasher), and cleaning up after children/Nanny). 4 year old attends pre-school three mornings per week. Some flexibility to come early/stay late on occasion is preferred.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience, experience caring for two toddlers at the same time, a clean criminal and driving record, and have a valid driver’s license. Must have an extremely safe and reliable vehicle to use for work purposes. Ideal candidate will be energetic, loving, and have some knowledge of Early Childhood development. Family is looking for a long-term fit!
Compensation: $22-24 per hour, 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays
Start Date: May/June

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FT Toddler Nanny (June/July Start)
Location: South End
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm
Children: 20 months old
Duties: General child care including engaging child in educational and age-appropriate activities, taking to/from school and activities, child’s laundry, meal prep, and general tidying. Child will attend preschool 2 days/week, 8:30-1 in the fall.
Requirements: 3+ years of infant and toddler Nanny experience, and a clean criminal and driving record. Family is ideally looking for a loving, energetic, and organized Nanny who is knowledgeable of child development. NO parking available but family will provide car for work purposes, if needed. A Driver’s License is not required. Family is looking for a long term fit to grow with their growing family!
Compensation: $20-25 per hour (plus taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays, monthly stipend towards health insurance, and car provided.
Start Date: end of June/beginning of July

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FT Toddler Nanny
Location: South End
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 11am-7pm
Children: 2.5 years old
Duties: General child care including engaging child in educational and age-appropriate activities, taking to/from school and activities, child’s laundry, meal prep and general tidying.
Requirements: 5+ years of Nanny experience with a toddler. Family is ideally looking for a fun, energetic Nanny who has good instincts and is knowledgeable of child development. Degree in Early Childhood Development and knowledge of Montessori philosophy preferred. Family would love for the Nanny to accompany them to the Cape for a couple of weeks in the summer, separate apartment will be provided. No driving required.
Compensation: $27 per hour (taxes withheld), 2 weeks paid vacation and paid holidays.
Start Date: ASAP

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FT Nanny/Family Assistant
Location: Winchester
Schedule: Monday-Thursday, 7:00am-5:30pm and Friday, 7:30am-5:30pm
Children: 3 and 5 years old
Duties: General childcare including engaging children in educational and age-appropriate activities, driving to/from school and activities, pack lunches, children’s laundry, running errands and general tidying.  Family has a chef and a house cleaner.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience, clean criminal and driving record. Family is ideally looking for a fun, energetic Nanny who is able to multi-task and willing to help around the house when children are in school.  Oldest child has severe food allergies and knowledge of EPI-pens is required. Must be willing to use own car to transport children.
Compensation: $25-29 per hour, taxes withheld, 3 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays, guaranteed hours, and gas stipend.
Start Date: Summer 2019 (flexible June-August)

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FT Nanny
Location: South End
Schedule: Monday-Thursday, 7:45am-6:15pm; Friday 11:30am – 5:30pm (hours can be slightly flexible); 48 hrs total
Children: 3 years old
Duties: Childcare including driving or walking child to and from school and other age-appropriate activities, occasional meal prep, and general tidying (family has a weekly housekeeper so those duties are not expected).  Child is in school in Back Bay each day from 1-3:30pm until early June, and will attend school 8:15am-1145am in the Fall with various afternoon activities. Household duties would be done while child is in school; the clear first priority is care and development of the child.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience and clean criminal/driving record. For those with a valid driver’s license, family will provide car for Nanny to use while transporting child or there is a parking spot available at the house if Nanny has a car. Ideal candidate will be loving, active, proactive, and professional with a passion for education and development. Memberships to all local museums will be provided; ability and interest to take child to these is a plus. Availability to stay late/arrive early as needed would be preferred (but rarely needed). Home is accessible via Back Bay T-stop or Silver Line at Union Park Street. Family has a friendly 8-year old Golden Retriever and a cat. Family would ideally like a long-term fit.
Compensation: $20-25 per hour, taxes withheld, 2 weeks paid vacation (one at Nanny’s full discretion), 10 paid holidays, paid sick days, monthly stipend towards health insurance if desired.
Start Date: ASAP or can start as late as July

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FT Nanny 
Location: Brookline
Schedule: Monday- Friday, 8am-4 or 5pm; Exact hours are somewhat flexible
Children: 1 and 3 years old
Duties: General childcare including taking children to and from activities, preparing meals/snacks for children, and general tidying (loading/unloading dishwasher, cleaning up after Nanny/children). Oldest child is in school M-F until 12:45pm.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience with toddlers, and experience with infants. Must have a clean criminal record. Ideal candidate will be patient, loving, and outgoing, and willing to engage children in educational and social activities. Family has a medium size, low-key dog. Some travel with family is ideal. Must be comfortable with work from home parents. Parking is available, and home is T-accessible via Green line, Longwood T-stop. Car provided during working hours, but home is easily walkable to activities in Brookline!
Compensation: $22-25 per hour, taxes withheld, paid vacation, and paid holidays.
Start Date: ASAP

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PT or FT Nanny/Family Assistant (August/September Start)
Location: Chestnut Hill
Schedule: 30-40 hours per week; 2 days, 7am-7pm, 2 days, 12pm-7pm; Family is flexible on exact days/hours
Children: 11 months old
Duties: Childcare including laundry, taking child for walks, engaging in developmentally appropriate activities, general tidying (loading/unloading dishwasher, cleaning up after child), running errands, and family laundry.
Requirements: 3+ years of Nanny experience with an infants and toddlers, and be knowledgeable of infant/toddler development. Must have a clean criminal record and driving record, and a valid driver’s license. Ideal candidate will be loving, energetic, have excellent communication in English, and willing to work in conjunction with mom if she is around. Experience with food allergies and EPI-Pen preferred.
Compensation: $22-25 per hour, 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays, monthly stipend towards health insurance
Start Date: August or September

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FT Family Assistant/Housekeeper (September Start)
Location: Weston
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 10am-6pm
Children: 8 year old twins, 12 year old and 14 year old twins
Duties: Daily housekeeping including making beds, organizing, general tidying, restocking supplies, laundry and ironing. As well as running errands, light meal prep, assisting with driving children to/from activities, packing lunches and backpacks etc. Family has a cleaning company who does the heavy cleaning 2x per week and an Au Pair.
Requirements: 5+ years of Housekeeping experience, additional experience as a House Manager or House Assistant preferred, clean criminal and good driving record. Family is ideally looking for someone who is proactive, detailed, able to multi-task and has good energy.  Family will provide a car.
Compensation: $25-35 per hour, taxes withheld, 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays.
Start Date: End of August/Early September

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