Educational Alliance, Inc. Babysitter/Child Care Assistant - 14 Street Y in New York, New York

Educational Alliance is a non-profit organization, founded in 1889, that changes lives. We serve people of diverse ethnic, religious and socio-economic backgrounds who live, work and learn in our neighborhoods. We strive to nourish the total person, strengthen family connections and build inclusive communities.


Provide safe and nurturing care for children using the childcare services at the 14th Street Y. Create positive relationships with each child and parent.


  • Partners with internal and external (on occasion) customers.


Customer Service

  • Create a unique and memorable relationship with each child as well as parents

  • Foster age-appropriate learning and play opportunities

  • Create a fun, playful, family friendly environment

  • Maintain neat, professional attire and a courteous, helpful attitude

  • Foster and grow strong relationships with our fitness facility members

Health & Safety

  • Provide a safe, clean atmosphere for children

  • Maintain CPR/AED certification

  • Be familiar with and follow building procedures in case of any emergency


  • Collaborate with your team members to build a highly effective team environment and accomplish team goals.

  • Develop professional relationships with co-workers, participants and guests.

  • Attend Childcare staff meetings and trainings as scheduled.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Required Knowledge

Sincere interest and enthusiasm in engaging with children

Prior customer service and childcare experience

Superior customer service skills

Ability to work morning and weekend schedule required

Team player and a passion to build relationships with individuals

Proactive, hands on approach, as well as a professional work ethic

Self-motivated, highly efficient, strong attention to details

CPR/AED & First Aid Certification required


Childcare Experience and Excellence

Safety Awareness

Customer Focus



Problem solving

EEO Info

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. Educational Alliance takes affirmative action in support of its policy to employ and advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.