Miscellaneous Employment



Job title: Full –Time Summer Babysitter– posted 6-6-17
 Megan – 215-275-1475 – megan.peppel@gmail.com
Job description: We are looking for a full-time sitter to watch one or two (to be determined in coordination with the student) babies who are ~7 months old. We are located near Riverdale Ave and W 235th Street in a safe, walkable, and transit accessible neighborhood near public libraries, cafes, parks, gardens. Free onsite parking is available if a student plans to drive to the job. We are looking for someone for approximately 35-40 weekday hours per week for the summer (additional hours could be available if of interest to the student), Monday-Friday from approximately 9:15am-5:15pm. We have some flexibility regarding specific days and hours, so could work with the student to find a schedule that works well for both parties and that reasonably accommodates the student's other commitments. Start and end dates are negotiable and the position could include some fall hours if desired. We are looking for someone who is responsible, enjoys playing/talking/reading/singing with children, and who communicates well with us as parents. Knowledge of child / baby safety and experience caring for young children / babies are a plus. We are a bilingual (English/Spanish) family, so would welcome someone who speaks Spanish or Portuguese or who would like to practice those languages over the summer, though this is not a requirement. Pay is $10-15/hour, depending on experience, qualifications, availability, and number of children watched.

Job title: Algebra Tutor– posted 6-1-17
 Elissa Slavin – 646-302-2851 
Job description: I am looking for a student who could do some review for the upcoming Algebra 1 regents with my son.

Job title: P/T & F/T Restaurant Staff– posted 5-25-17
Job description: The Park View Restaurant is now hiring Part time & Full Time Waiters, Servers, Bus Boy & Coffee Baristas etc. Please email resume if interested.

Job title: Babysitter– posted 5-25-17
 Alyssa Klapper – klapperster@gmail.com 
Job description: Seeking energetic and fun part-time babysitter in central Riverdale (246th st).  Hours and days flexible, ideally beginning at 3-7 pm, one or more days a week.  Earlier hours also available beginning at the end of June.   Fun friendly family with four children.  Lifeguard and CPR training preferred.  Please email with experience and references.

Job title: Part-time Babysitter – posted 5-16-17
 Kindra Okafor – kindranhanson@gmail.com 
Job description: Bronx family needs a part-time babysitter for 2 year old son. We would prefer someone who could help out with light housekeeping. You'll be responsible for some pickups and drop-offs. Some help preparing meals would be ideal. Occasional assistance with laundry would be great. Bonus points if you're studying child development and have a driver’s license. We'd like someone who enjoys arts & crafts and who likes being active and outdoors. Must be kind, caring, and compassionate with a fun imagination. Strong english language skills. Lots of energy, a good hug giver, and who truly loves kids far beyond a paycheck. Located 166 & Grand Concourse. Salary $15/hour, 25 – 30 hours a week with potential for more.

Job title: Childcare – posted 5-11-17
Contact: Jean – jeanmlane@gmail.com – 917-414-0865
Job description: We are looking for someone who can pick up our 6 year old at Riverdale Neighborhood House summer camp Monday-Friday at 5:00p and bring her home to Spuyten Duyvil.  Tuesdays & Thursdays she will need to be picked up from Van Cortlandt Park tennis courts at noon and dropped at camp.  When home, she'll need to be fed, bathed and prepped for bedtime.  She has an older 12 year old sister who can be of great assistance.  Seeking someone who is comfortable on NYC mass transit as occasionally she will need to be taken downtown for modeling and commercial auditions or bookings.  Interesting work for those who like to be on a photo or commercial set.  Seeking someone who is flexible because the work is sporadic (parents are freelancers so many times we are home but sometimes receive notice for work the day before).  Drivers with clean driving record a plus.  Call or email Jean for application and to schedule an interview.

Job title: Lifeguard – posted 5-2-17
Contact: Dov Weinstock – 917-848-8914 – dov.weinstock@nycadvantage.com
Job description: Lifeguard positions available at the Alderbrook Pool, an outdoor pool in Riverdale, between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Must be certified.Please see www.alderbrookpool.com for pool information.

 Job title: Summer Babysitter – posted 5-2-17
Contact: Michelle Singer Osband – mes334@gmail.com - *contact email updated
Job description: We are looking for a summer babysitter in Riverdale - end of May through beginning of September to help watch our sweet 1 year old twin boys and 4 year old son (who will be in school/camp most of the day). We need someone ideally Monday-Friday from 3-6pm and some days would be additional hours depending on our needs. We are looking for someone trustworthy and kind who can take them to the park, play, read and help feed/bathe. We also have a pool in our building, so it would be a plus if you know how to swim - but not a requirement! Please contact me if you are interested. 

Job title: Tutor – Posted 5-2-17
Contact: Sheila Yu-Chen – sheilayuchen@yahoo.com – 646-725-7757
Job description: College student needed to help 8th, 9th, and 10th graders at home in North Riverdale. Prefer tutor strong in high school math (Geometry, Algebra, Pre-Cal and Trigonometry) and able to explain concepts well. Provide support and feedback in English Language Arts such as essay writing and reading comprehension. May also be asked to provide assistance in other subjects in need of improvement. Must be patient and enjoy working with children. Pay is $23/hour. Scheduling to begin as soon as possible as well as over the summer. Specific days of the week will be determined. If interested please contact me.

Job title: Part-time Assistant – posted 5-2-17
Contact: Charity Njau - njaucharity@gmail.com
Job description: Local Riverdale resident seeking part time assistant to help with archival collection. 3 -4 hours per week - this can be divided into 2 sessions. Person must be intelligent and pleasant, good filing and organizational skills, computer literate, good penmanship. A letter of recommendation and interview required. To start immediately at a rate of $10/hour. Walking distance to the college. If interested please send resume.

Job title: Babysitter - posted 4/21/17
Contact: Jacob Vargo - 347-668-2524 - jacvargo@yahoo.com
Job description: I'm looking for a part time babysitter to pick up my 2nd grade son at 2:15pm from PS24 School (walking distance) Mon-Fri and babysit for 1 hour. Please call/email if interested.

Job title: Babysitter - posted 4/13/17 
Contact: Karen Grushka – karen.grushka@gmail.com
Job description: - I am looking for an occasional babysitter, weekends, evenings and some school holidays to care for our two boys, ages 4 and 6. We are located in Riverdale. Please email if interested.

Job title: High School Chemistry Tutor - posted 4/7/17 
Contact: Christina Lima – 917-873-5938
Job description: - I am looking for a 2nd, 3rd or 4th year college student who is strong in chemistry and able to tutor my 15 year old daughter who is in the 10th grade.  More important than having a strong working knowledge base in chemistry, I would prefer a student who can help my daughter create a system for organizing her homework.  The student would come to our home, which is within walking distance of Manhattan College, for two hour sessions, one day a week at a rate of $20/day.  Preferably on a Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday.


Job title: 5th Grade Math Tutor - posted 3/31/17 
Contact: Ari or Sara Seliger – 646-643-0410
Job description: - Family in Riverdale is looking for a math tutor for daughter who is in 5th grade. If interested please call.

Job title: Babysitter - posted 3/31/17 
Contact: Nina Spencer – 646-734-6347 – habibspencer@gmail.com 
Job description: We are a happy family located in Riverdale looking for a part-time babysitter to help watch children a couple of days a week, with the occasional evening as well. We have three kids: a 15 year-old boy who doesn’t need much supervision but may need an occasional ride to an activity, a 12 year-old girl, and a 9 year-old boy. We’re looking for someone fun, smart and responsible, who can safely drive kids in her own car to some after school activities in Riverdale and Westchester.  Occasional homework help may be needed, as well as playing board games, keeping kids off the Playstation on school nights, and reading stories in funny voices.  Kids will also need to be fed snacks and dinner occasionally.  Start immediately. Work hours:  Mondays 3:30 - 6ish, Wednesdays 4-6ish, Thursdays 4-6ish. Occasional Friday nights, weekends, as needed and as babysitter is available. Must have own car, must be enrolled MC student.  Babysitting experience required. Pay: $15.00/hr.

Job title: Tutor - posted 3/24/17 
Contact: Janet Rosenthal – chana8@gmail.com
Job description: - I am looking for a tutor to help a college freshman in cultural anthropology. This individual should be able to help organize well written essays and understand anthropological readings by Malinowski, Mead and Fabian. I live in Riverdale, walking distance from the school. Please email for further information. 

Job title: Babysitter - posted 3/20/17 
Contact: Aaron Lipskar – alipskar@yahoo.com - 347-463-5507
Job description: - We are looking for an experienced babysitter to help care for our 3 daughters (ages 6, 11 and 13) after school (approximately 4pm-8pm) 2 or 3 days/week. Responsibilities would include meeting the bus, occasional homework help and dinner preparation. We live right down the street from Manhattan College, so it's an easy commute. Our girls don't have any special needs, but are rambunctious and fun loving, so we are looking for someone energetic. Also, we have two small dogs (12 and 15 lbs., respectively), and they will be around the house. We are willing to pay $15-$20/hour depending on experience. Please call or text us if interested.

Job title: Part-time Childcare - posted 3/20/17 
Contact: Adam Packard – adam.packard@gmail.com -917-575-1648
Job description: - Looking for a responsible individual for part-time child care in Riverdale.  Job description: Child care for two children ages 5 and 7. Monday to Thursday, 2:30 – 7:00 p.m. and Friday 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Pickup children from local school keep children busy (at home and, weather permitting, at park) and serve the children dinner. Responsibilities also include bringing children to occasional play dates and local after school activities. Ideally, we are looking for someone who can commit to all the above days of the week, but are flexible if only certain days of the week are available. If interested please call.

Job title: AP Chemistry Tutor - posted 3/20/17 
Contact: Fatima – 914-562-3811
Job description: - Seeking a student to tutor my daughter, who is in 11th grade, in AP chemistry. We live in Riverdale, so she can meet you locally or you can come to our place. Rate is negotiable. Her class lost their teacher so we're looking to start as soon as possible. If interested please call.

Job title: Babysitter - posted 3/20/17 
Contact: Renee – drenee@gmail.com
Job description: - I am looking for a babysitter for my 3 girls in central Riverdale. Girls are 5, 7 and 9, and I'm looking for someone fun that likes kids to be with them when they come home from school. Hours: Monday 3-6, Wednesday 3-8, Thursday 3-6. Hours can be flexible, and some extra evenings and weekends are also possible. Responsibilities include preparing dinner and keeping the house neat. Please email if interested.

Job title: Babysitter - posted 3/15/17 
Contact: Rebecca Ostro Nagata – rnagata@saracademy.org
Job description: - I am looking for a responsible, patient and fun babysitter for my three children (twin girls who are almost 7 and 4.5 year old boy) on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 – 6:30 in Riverdale. Evening flexibility is a plus, as sometimes I have meetings and could use help later in the evenings as well. Responsibilities include: meeting kids at the bus stop at 3:30, walking home from bus stop, assisting with homework, dinner (light prep and clean up), baths, bedtime and other child related duties. Candidate should have references that can speak to their character, sense of responsibility and childcare experience. If interested please email, $17/hr.

Job title: C++ Computer Programmer Tutor - posted 3/13/17 
Contact: Peter Duffy -  peterduffy@yahoo.com
Job description: - Manhattan College graduate seeking part time C++ computer programmer tutor. $25/hour for 2 hours once or twice a week. Will come to campus library for tutoring. Have knowledge of BAL – IBM Basic Assembler Language. If interested please email.

Job title: Dog Walker - posted 3/10/17 
Contact: Shannon Murtha -  shamurtha@gmail.com
Job description: - My husband and I live in the Fieldston neighborhood of Riverdale and are looking for a dog walker for our 4 year old French Bulldog, to provide a midday 20-30 minute walk typically 4 days a week, Tuesdays through Fridays.  The ideal candidate would be reliable, trustworthy, patient (he can be a bit stubborn, we would coach you on how best to motivate him!) and love dogs. Interested candidates should contact me to set up a meeting.

Job title: Summer Babysitter - posted 3/1/17 
Contact: Joanna Tellis – joannatellis@gmail.com
Job description: - We are a Riverdale family with two school age boys (8 and 5 years old) looking for a summer babysitter for full days (approximately 8 am to 6 pm) from late June or early July through mid-August. We are looking for someone who lives in the area or is staying around for the summer, has experience with kids (preferably previous summer babysitting experience), and can provide references upon request. The ideal candidate will be excited to engage with our children and provide them with a fun summer. Interested candidates should contact me.