$14 – 15/hr
IDEAL Sitter would be
Have car/ willing to drive
Able to detach from cell phone while caring for children, except emergencies
Respect our dietary preferences
Loves to play and be present with kids
Familiar with the parenting approach we use, and if not, would be willing to learn a bit about it for continuity
Progressive , body positive, non-shaming and gender role imposing, and does not impose their views on our children. Religious, political, etc.
Knows about child development, how to handle big emotions and sibling conflict in a positive and nurturing manner.
Is OK with rough housing wrestles , all within reason, imaginative play, can help me to get children's energy exerted.
Respects boundaries of children/rules of our home
Can clean up any messes made while here
Screens are limited to a certain time