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Updated: November 16, 2020

Basic freelance Accounting 

  • Employer Name: Esther Levine 
  • Employer Location: San Fernando Valley LA (Remote) 
  • Employer Email: Barbielevi57@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (818) 205-9733 
  • Job Description: Starting ASAP, freelance job to review financial information, balance sheets, income statements, Excel knowledge. The job can be done virtually. Contact Esther for details via email. 

Screenplay Writer 

  • Employer Name: Schirete Zick BZ Company 
  • Employer Location: Playa del Rey 
  • Employer Email: schirete@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (775) 385-4023 
  • Job Description: An Excellent Screenplay Writer needed to assist in changing a motion picture screenplay to a miniseries. Pay rate negotiable depending on writing skills. Please call me as soon as possible. 

Updated: November 16, 2020

Casting Commercial for Real Fans of the CW’s Nancy Drew 

  • Employer Name:  Jeff Gerrard Casting 
  • Employer Location: Los Angeles 
  • Employer Email:  jeffgerrard@me.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (818) 782-9900 
  • Job Description: We are looking for a diverse spectrum of stories—all genders, ethnicities, orientations are welcome—to create spots centered on how The CW/NANCY DREW has empowered people to live their truth. There will not be any scripts, (WE DO NOT WANT PROFESSIONAL ACTORS – no SAG•AFTRA or IMDb Acting Profiles) we just want you to speak openly, speak honestly, and tell us how The CW’s NANCY DREW has empowered you to live your truth. Written submissions can be sent via email by 12/1/20 to jeffgerrard@me.com - in the Subject Line please write “NANCY DREW: Your Name”... Please be sure to answer the following questions in your submission email along with a current snapshot/selfie of yourself along with: Name, age, cell and occupation (No Professional ACTORS Please); Place of residence (Hollywood, Burbank, San Diego, La Habra, Hawthorne, etc.); Why do you connect with the CW show NANCY DREW and who do you connect most with? – Get “in depth” with answer; How has this show or character empowered you to live your truth? - Get “in depth” with answer; Why is it important for you to share your story with our audience - Get “in depth” with answer... PAY: $2,000 ($500 for shoot day/up to 12 hours; PLUS $500 for Location Fee for your house/apartment or backyard; PLUS $1,000 for use fee.) 

Creative Music Intern 

  • Employer Name: Jam in the Van 
  • Employer Location: Los Angeles 
  • Employer Email:  anna@jaminthevan.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (941) 979-7328 
  • Job Description: Jam in the Van, the mobile Solar Powered Record Studio, YouTube Channel and Socially Distanced Music venue is looking for creative part time in person and remote interns to join our team for the Spring 2021 Semester. Responsibilities include Youtube Annotations, Production Assistant tasks, Stat Compilation, Photoshop, Event Coordination, Video Editing, Photo Organization, Social Marketing and More! The ideal candidate is a communication/media studies/film major interested in live music and events. They should be hard working, laid back, quick to learn, adventurous and on top of their game. They should be social media savvy (Youtube and social media) with a willingness to learn. Knowledge of wordpress and adobe creative cloud is required. We require interns to commit to at least two - three days a week 9-5 (Mon-Friday) to be in the office or on call. We also require in person Interns to work 2 events a week. This internship is unpaid and you will need your own method of transportation. Please send resumes, cover letters, and links to your work and/or links to your favorite albums to anna@jaminthevan.com for consideration. 

Updated: November 2, 2020

Track & Field Student Athlete and Dog Lover 

  • Employer Name: Lauren Kalister 
  • Employer Location: Marina del Rey 
  • Employer Email: lauren.kalister@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (804) 432-3390 
  • Job Description: Searching for a DOG LOVER on the LMU track and field team to help exercise our pup, Eazy. Eazy is a leash trained 5-month-old Weimaraner (sporting breed) who loves to walk the neighborhoods, canals, boardwalks and beaches of Venice. We'd like to support a student athlete interested in two hour runs to help exercise our pup. Experience with pet owning required. 90292 zip code resident in Marina del Rey. $30/2-hrs, 2-3x a week. Mid November start goal, but dates, hours and start week flexible.

Updated: October 26, 2020

Social Media and Photographer 

  • Employer Name: Sandi Mavie 
  • Employer Location: Remote/Los Angeles 
  • Employer Email: sgappy@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 968-4277 
  • Job Description: Social media and content creation. Ideate, shoot and edit content in the form of photos and videos. Plan and maintain digital initiatives and posting schedule across social media platforms, specifically Instagram and TikTok. Post content on social media platforms as directed.  

Updated: October 19, 2020

Distance Learning Tutor/Teacher 

  • Employer Name: Mariam E. 
  • Employer Location: Westchester 
  • Employer Email: mariam1545@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (818) 207-7772 
  • Job Description: Hi! Looking for a student or alum with some elementary and/or preschool teaching experience to help support our POD in Westchester. Hours would be Tues - Thurs, 9am - 2/2:30pm. Our POD consists of 3 first grade boys who do distance learning with their teacher from 8:30 - 12:00 and 2 preschool siblings (girls). We’d want you to help keep the boys on track and paying attention during the zoom, while also creating a preschool routine nearby for the girls, one of which needs Kindergarten prep. A little later in the day, you’d switch gears to help the boys with their homework while the girls did an independent activity. You must be able to multitask efficiently and be able to take charge to create a mini-school environment. A parent would always be home working during this time. Looking forward to meeting you!!! 

Caregiver/Nanny 

  • Employer Name: Kaitlin & Sarah 
  • Employer Location: Playa Vista 
  • Employer Email: kaitlinrose729@gmail.com  
  • Employer Phone Number: (818) 807-9204 
  • Job Description: We are looking for a loving and caring nanny for our 2 children, L & M. We will need a full-time nanny starting January 4, 2021 and going through Friday, June 25, 2021. The parents are teachers, and the nanny schedule will follow our school schedule. This means summers off (go enjoy the beach!) and breaks that follow our schedule (holiday weekends like MLK/President’s Day and spring break, etc.). There is a potential for this job to continue for the 2021-2022 school year. Below is a typical weekly schedule: Monday Begin: 7:00 a.m. End: 5:45 p.m. Daily Hours: 10.75. Tuesday- Friday Begin: 7:00 a.m. End: 4:15 p.m. Daily Hours: 9.25. About the children: L will be 10 months old in January. M will be 8 months old. 

Updated: October 12, 2020

Part-time Nanny/Baby Sitter 

  • Employer Name: Vanessa Pocock  
  • Employer Location: Manhattan Beach 
  • Employer Email: nessahazel@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (773) 573-8528 
  • Job Description: I am seeking a responsible, warm and kind student to help take care of my amazing 4 and 2-year-olds. The job is a long-term position and includes picking the kids up from school, taking my son to speech therapy, and making them snacks. My son has a wonderful personality, but his verbal communication is delayed, so I'm looking for someone to play with him, engage and talk with him as much as possible. I need Mon-Friday 12:30 until 5, but may have some flexibility in the hours. The start date is also somewhat open we will definitely need someone before January. 

Outdoor Cleaner/Pressure Washer 

  • Employer Name:  Sparkleyard Outdoor Maids 
  • Employer Location: Venice 
  • Employer Email: infor@sparkleyard.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 822-0111 
  • Job Description: SPARKLEYARD is a high-end, exterior residential cleaning service providing white glove detailing for homes and patios. Seeking employees with an EYE FOR DETAIL. Our motto: if it's outside we clean it. We want reliable, detail-oriented people with a can-do attitude, good communication skills and ability to perform physical tasks. If this is you, send us your resume, we want to meet you! Pay Rate is $17-22.00 per hour. Email/call for more info. 

Helper for our relocation to Playa Vista 

  • Employer Name: Michael E. 
  • Employer Location: Playa Vista 
  • Employer Email: jingledr@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 866-7464 
  • Job Description: A couple in their 60's, seek a personable, energetic student, with good organization skills to help with their move in to a penthouse apartment in Playa Vista. Work will be structured on an as needed basis. Our preference is for the candidate to live nearby, and able to work 10-15 hours a week, for 2-3 hours a day, which will likely be in the afternoon. The work will consist of light lifting (20 lbs or so), unloading/unpacking boxes, must be computer literate. The candidate must take COVID social distancing precautions, must socially isolate in their personal life as well as at work, and be willing to be tested throughout the course of employment. Please email a cover letter with your resume.  

Remote Learning Support 

  • Employer Name: Megan 
  • Employer Location: Culver City 
  • Employer Email: megan.taylorford@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (562) 818-3716 
  • Job Description: We are looking for someone to help our sons (ages 4 & 8) navigate remote learning for Kinder and 2nd grade. They have work spaces set up in our detached garage while my husband and I work from inside our home. Hours are 8:35-12:00, M-F. Start date would be ASAP. Transportation to/from our home is required. Pay is $300/wk. Experience with young children and an interest/training in early childhood education would be great assets for this job. 

Updated: October 5, 2020

Kindergarten Tutor 

  • Employer Name: Brandy Pickett 
  • Employer Location: Westchester 
  • Employer Email: bapicket2002@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 910-8595 
  • Job Description: Seeking a tech savvy tutor for a 5-year-old in a Spanish immersion class (Spanish speaking not required). Available to assist child M-F with logging into zoom class, assisting as needed with independent assignments, and just generally keeping student on top of required assignments for school. (M-F schedule subject to change based on LAUSD schedule change, then would only be needed on days child is not at school) Schedule is M-F 8:30am-1pm. Job will last until summer or when children return to school full time whichever comes first. Transportation not required as long as you can arrive and depart at scheduled time. Job only requires monitoring and ensuring assignment completion providing help when needed. No lesson plans required. Weekly rate negotiable. 

Free Rent in Exchange for Special Needs' Childcare 

  • Employer Name: Abby Lievense 
  • Employer Location: Westchester 
  • Employer Email: abbyfrances@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 409-8060 
  • Job Description: My 10-year-old son, Darus, and I live in Westchester. We've been here since 2011 and needless to say, we love it! Darus has a rare genetic condition, Phelan-McDermid Syndrome, and is in need of care during all waking hours. I'm in the process of adding an apartment onto my home, and am looking to find a student that would be interested in exchanging some of their time for free rent. The apartment will be a beautiful brand-new studio with full kitchen, bathroom, washer/dryer, private entrance, located on a quiet cul de sac less than 1.5 miles to campus. Construction is scheduled to be complete mid-December, so looking for someone to start in January. The ideal candidate will drive (and have own car), be kind & nurturing and have patience to help a non-verbal child live his best life. 

Distance Learning Support for Autistic 2nd Grader

  • Employer Name: Sonia Ramos 
  • Employer Location: Hawthorne 
  • Employer Email: soniabramos@hotmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 384-5301 
  • Job Description: I'm looking for a female student to provide support for my daughter during distance learning at home. Must have a genuine interest to work with kids. Have strong communication skills and have a playful personality. Must be able to tolerate emotional outburst which consist of screaming, dropping to the floor, elopement and kicking. Tech savvy. Must practice Covid 19 safety practices such as not participating in large groups or protest. Must be comfortable with family being home. Responsible and dependable. Provide two references from previous employer. I pay is $13 an hour, after paperwork clears can start work.
    Responsibilities: 
    Keep 2nd grader engage in distance learning 
    write down material presented in class, for mom to review with student at a later time 
    Engage with student in play. 
    Take student for a short walk in neighborhood 
    Prepare snack/lunch for student 
    Monday - Friday 8am-12 noon.  

Basketball Coach 

  • Employer Name: Lisa Gorodistian 
  • Employer Location: Marina Del Rey 
  • Employer Email: lisa.amster@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (917) 399-8577 
  • Job Description: I’m looking for someone to teach basketball to a small group of 6-8 year olds in Marina Del Rey. Ideally Monday afternoons. 

Updated: September 21, 2020

High School Algebra Tutor 

  • Employer Name: Richard Fox 
  • Employer Location: Los Angeles 
  • Employer Email: richard.fox@lmu.edu 
  • Employer phone number: (310) 621-8515 
  • Job Description: Looking for a math tutor for 9th grade Algebra II student. Four-six hours per week - two weekly sessions. Perhaps more prior to tests. Live 15 minutes from LMU campus. Would prefer to have tutoring sessions, socially distanced in the backyard if possible. Would pay for commuting time. Looking for someone to start as soon as possible and last through the semester. Hourly rate competitive ($ 30+ per hour depending on experience).  

Child Caretaker 

  • Employer Name: Private family 
  • Employer Location: Playa Vista 
  • Employer Email: raymr@ymail.com 
  • Employer phone number: (818) 298-7868 
  • Job Description: Seeking an energetic, engaging person with early childhood education as a part-time caretaker for our active and curious 1-year-old. Our approach is to focus on active play, teaching, and exploring, rather than stroller walks around the neighborhood. Interested in 2-3 days/week, 10-15 hours. Candidate must be COVID-safe. Please call 818-298-7868.

Updated: September 14, 2020

Film Production Assistant 

  • Employer Name: Schirete Zick 
  • Employer Location: Playa del Rey, CA 
  • Employer Email: schirete@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (775) 385-4023 
  • Job Description: I am planning to produce a short film in the next month or so and need a production assistant to help with locations, actors, coordinate filming days, do the budget etc. 

Tutor/Teacher 

  • Employer Name: Craig Goodwill 
  • Employer Location: Los Angeles, CA 
  • Employer Email: craig@ccandco.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 895-3484 
  • Job Description: We are looking for a teacher for a home school POF of 4 kindergarten students aged 5 years old. The role would be 2 hours a week and either 4 or 5 days. You would be building a curriculum that exceeds the standard of lausd and work in person with the students across a group of subjects. 

Helper/Tutor for Distance Learning 

  • Employer Name: Trisha Choate 
  • Employer Location: Playa del Rey, CA 
  • Employer Email: tlchoate@yahoo.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 614-1636 
  • Job Description: LMU Alumni family looking for an in-person helper to guide our daughter as she navigates 1st grade remotely. Ideal candidate can assist her with the technical aspects of distance learning, while keeping her engaged with classwork, and a sprinkling of fun. Perfect job for a recent alum who loves kids and enjoys teaching. Hours from 8am-2p M-F but are flexible. Looking to start the week of September 8th. Please contact us if interested. 

Tutor for 3rd and 5th grade 

  • Employer Name: Dana Genut 
  • Employer Location: Marina del Rey, CA 
  • Employer Email: danagenut@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 625-1414 
  • Job Description: Looking for a college student to assist with and tutor two students... 8 and 10 years old, (3rd and 5th grade). Most help needed after remote learning sessions to complete work and help students grasp concepts (math, reading comprehension, other independent/asynchronous school assignments). Prefer female. Days and times flexible but maybe two days a week for two hours each time. Please text or call if interested. 

Tutors Needed! 

  • Employer Name: Tuti Tutors 
  • Employer Location: Culver City, CA 
  • Employer Email: bar@tutitutors.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (424) 235-5143 
  • Job Description: Look for tutors to join Tuti Tutors! Tuti Tutors is focused on tutoring k-5. We offer 1-On-1 tutoring as well as virtual tutoring. Tutoring takes place at the student's home in the Culver City/Marina Del Rey area as well as the valley. 

Respite Worker – School Tutor 

  • Employer Name: Monnae Mitchell/Maxim Agency 
  • Employer Location: Los Angeles, CA 
  • Employer Email: monnaesamom@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (323) 620-3213 
  • Job Description: A conscious person to assist my 8-year-old son school work (attention and focus) Monday - Friday 8:30am-12:30 pm or at minimum 9-12. This would be in our home. With PPE. Or on our porch or back yard. My son has both ASD/ADHD (Autism spectrum and "attention deficit") Tutor gets paid $14. Employer would pay for the class fee and the CPR certification fee. Our family is a very careful family re COVID and are looking for someone who wears masks in public and has no problem being considerate of others. This is the caregiver (MAXIM) agency’s protocol: If you and Monnae (parent) agree hiring the candidate, Maxim agency will require: a phone interview, application and caregiver test of 15 questions, onboarding, complete training (no cost), orientation. Also required: current TB shot, able to work in U.S., 18 years or older, CPR/FA certified (paid for by employer). 

Retail Sales and Customer Service 

  • Employer Name: HUZZAH! Toys 
  • Employer Location: Venice, CA and Playa Vista, CA 
  • Employer Email: cs@huzzahtoys.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 452-2900 
  • Job Description: Our Team Members create an exciting and friendly shopping experience at HUZZAH! Toys. We answer questions, offer suggestions and ensure our customers pick the right toy for that special kid of any age. We entertain customers and make toy shopping a fun experience. Job responsibilities may include: operating the cash register in a fun and efficient manner, stocking shelves, gift wrapping, helping customers choose the perfect, age appropriate toy, inventory management, as well as Community outreach. We are currently looking for Full & Part-Time staff. HUZZAH! offers competitive pay, a fun work environment, and we are committed to hiring a diverse Team. 

Updated: September 10, 2020

Distance Learning Tutor for 4th Grader

  • Employer Name: Heather Alexander
  • Employer Location: Hawthorne, CA
  • Employer Email: halexander131@gmail.com
  • Employer Phone Number: (310) 428-8095
  • Job Description: We are searching for an energetic individual who finds learning fun and can share that passion with our 4th grader. Ideal hours are 1pm-4pm M-F, but we can be a bit flexible. Most likely starting at the end of September. Your own transportation is required. We would love you to assist our daughter with her lessons, homework, and other activities. We ask that you are being very cautious during these COVID times, as we are. Please call or text to discuss further. Thanks so much.

Updated: August 31, 2020 

Teacher/Tutor for Distance Learning 

  • Employer Name: Bromley Shiels 
  • Employer Location: Westchester, CA 
  • Employer Email: bromley.shiels@gmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (781) 964-7517 
  • Job Description: In search of in-person tutor to help two 1st grade boys with their remote learning and keeping them on task with both their instructed Zoom classes and independent work. 
    The ideal candidate is firm, but fun, and can keep our kids motivated and engaged in this new and adventurous world of remote learning. Perfect job for a recent alum or student with flexible schedule who loves kids and enjoys teaching. Hours would be Monday-Friday, 8-1pm (or 8-2pm). Looking to start September 8th. 

Distance Learning Helper for Fourth Grade Students 

  • Employer Name: Susie Kim 
  • Employer Location: Manhattan Beach, CA 
  • Employer Email: susiekim89@yahoo.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (818) 618-4083 
  • Job Description: Looking for someone to help 3 to 4 fourth graders with distance learning. Female tutor is preferred. Start date is September 8th. Hours will be Monday through Thursday from 8-11:30 or Tuesday and Thursday, 8-11:30. Pay is negotiable. If interested, please text me. 

Teacher/POD Aid 

  • Employer Name: Jessica Cooper 
  • Employer Location: Playa Vista, CA 
  • Employer Email: jessicafay@hotmail.com 
  • Employer Phone Number: (323) 804-7400 
  • Job Description: We are in search for an assistant for (4) first grade children from PVES. We are looking for someone who can help facilitate/log onto the zoom lessons through PVES, help answer any questions the kids may have as they pop up and assist with asynchronous work. We are looking for someone Monday through Friday 8:45 – 1:00. Pay is $500/week. All of the families have been very careful during this time and are looking for someone who is also keeping tight/small circles. If you are interested please reach out to Jessica Cooper.