Seeking Recent Grads in Arts & Education for Summer Babysitting & Nannying, $20-25/hr!





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June 30, 2019

Would you love to get paid  $20-25/hour to build couch forts, spend your days in the sunshine, sing, dance, and inspire some amazing kids? If so, we'd love to hear from you!


We are now seeking kid-experienced individuals looking for a regular work schedule with a great family through June (longer and shorter term positions also available!) Our babysitting and nanny jobs vary from a regular position just once a week to 20-30 hour work weeks spread across a few full days or 4-5 weekday afternoons. The range is endless and jobs are updated daily. Find a family with a schedule that matches your creative, educational, and personal goals. Many positions pay a consistent $500+ per week!


We require at least two recent child care references, a clean background check, and a 4-year degree. Early childhood, elementary education, child psychology, nursing, sociology, theater, and arts education degrees are in high demand!

About us: SmartSitting has been matching busy NYC parents with vetted childcare professionals for almost 10 years now. We love our community members from the arts - they make some of the best babysitters and nannies! We are a team of former sitters and nannies ourselves who thrive on supporting both families and the amazing people who care for kids. The best part? We find you a great position without taking a cut of your pay. Fill out our brief application and apply today!

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Digital Fabrication Lab Manager




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$53,769 - $63,984

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About Lesley University:

Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Lesley University is highly regarded for its graduate and undergraduate programs in education, the arts, and applied social sciences. Lesley fosters a highly creative environment in which innovative ideas thrive, theory is integrated with practice and its 7,000 students and 83,000 alumni are empowered to improve and enrich communities.

We offer a competitive benefits package that includes health, dental, life, and long-term-disability insurance. In addition, we offer generous amounts of vacation and holiday time, as well as a tuition remission policy that enables employees to expand their knowledge and skills.

Information on the Department: 

Academic Computing is a department within the Lesley University College of Art and Design, known as Lesley Art + Design. The Academic Computing department supports all the academic technology needs of the LA+D community both within and outside the classroom. The department oversees six specialized computer labs, a digital printing lab, a digital fabrication lab, an equipment check-out area, and all a/v equipment throughout the LA+D academic facilities.

Job Description:

The Digital Fabrication Lab Manager will oversee the day-to-day operation of the Fabrication Lab at Lesley Art + Design, with comprehensive understanding of all tools, machinery and safety protocols. He/she will develop user manuals and safety policies, and will ensure compliance with safety standards including hazardous material reporting. The DFLM will organize training programs for all students and faculty planning to use the Fabrication Lab in collaboration with Academic Computing staff, and offer individual training for specialized tools/machinery. Reporting to the Director of Academic Computing, DFLM will train and supervise a team of student employees to provide coverage during all open hours of Fabrication Lab.


  • BFA, or BA in art technology or related field.
  • A minimum of three years of experience with fabrication, including but not limited to: laser cutting, 3D printing, 2D/3D modeling, CNC machines and Shopbot machines.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of sculptural processes and materials.
  • A minimum of one year of experience in successfully supervising college students.
  • Broad knowledge of a variety of software packages including the Adobe suite and CAD software.
  • Versatile in Mac and Windows operating systems.
  • Must demonstrate strong customer services skills, communication skills and the ability to act with professionalism in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States; if you hold a visa, your visa status must allow you to work at Lesley University.

Additional Information:

Background checks are required for all positions.

Salary Grade 25: $53,769 - $63,984

Lesley University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to increasing the diversity of the university community and the curriculum. Candidates who believe they can contribute to this goal are encouraged to apply.

This position requires occasional evening and weekend work.

Must have ability to lift significant weight and be comfortable with various material odors and machine noise levels.

Application Instructions:

A cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references must be included for full consideration.

Applications will be reviewed upon the establishment of an appropriate pool of candidates.

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Make your own 'Dalston Doll' from natural materials



Join Mopsa Wolff from, a local maker who makes carefully crafted dolls, handmade in Hackney. She has also been running popular workshops teaching others how to create your own personalised doll using natural materials, hand & some machine sewing techniques.

You can create a beautiful doll to take away and have the skills to make more on your own. All levels of makers are welcome, from beginner to expert. All materials will be provided, we will use good quality materials including organic stuffing wool. You will be able to choose from different skin tones and eye colours.of Dalston Dolls already existing in the world!

Plan for the Day:

In the morning you will stuff and attach the limbs and start on the head, after lunch sew on the features and the head to the body and start on the hair. You will be given guidance on how to make dolls clothes at home or you can book into Fabrications fortnightly Thursday evening Craft Club for additional support. Places on the workshop are limited to 6 participants.

You will be supplied with your own 'Dalston Doll' pack of materials:
- fabric for torso and limbs, sewn up but not sewn together- face fabric- organic stuffing wool- bandage and string for the head- embroidery thread for features- doll needle and darning needle (for hair)- organic 100% wool brown yarn for hair, 50g ball (you can bring or buy alternatives if you prefer)

Saturday 10th December,10am - 6pm (with a lunch break)

WHERE:Fabrications, 7 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 4PH. http://www.fabricatiobs1.co.uk

PRICE:70 / 65 concession (includes materials & refreshments) Bring your own packed lunch or enjoy choosing something out on Broadway Market

TO BOOK: email or call Barley on 020 7275 8043 or BOOK ONLINE via our website CALENDAR

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