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The Johnson Family - Hiring in Chicago

The Johnson Family

Chicago, IL
$15/hr
3 kids

A little bit about us…

I am a single and I work as a care giver. Sometimes I work late and would need help with my children so I can work
The Salas Family - Hiring in Chicago

The Salas Family

Chicago, IL
$13/hr
2 kids

A little bit about us…

Hello,
My 2 kids are Leo (7)and Ronnie (5)
I am looking for a nanny From Monday through Wednesday 430am-830am just to get the boys ready for school and give them breakfast and drop them off.
The Kimbrough Family - Hiring in Chicago

The Kimbrough Family

Chicago, IL
$15/hr
2 kids

A little bit about us…

Looking for a nanny whose primary responsibility will be my infant daughter but will occasionally assist with my 7 year old and do some light housework and meal prep. Non-smoker preferred.

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The Atwater Family - Hiring in Chicago

The Atwater Family

Chicago, IL
$20/hr
3 kids

A little bit about us…

Hi!
I am a NEWLY DIVORCED ambitious and hardworking single mom with 3 beautiful babies whom all have 3 completely different but awesome and respectful souls.
I am looking for a fun, loving caring and energetic nanny to help me to unload a few tasks from my workload such as light housekeeping, homework, bedtime routines and pick ups and drop off. I am a Restaurant Manager so my hours are from 7:00am-1am Saturday and Sunday (Not the whole day of course!) And 4:00pm-1am Monday through Friday! Some No school days may vary!. We are super fun and highly enthusiastic family with a lot of amazing energy! We can't wait to meet you and shower you with our awesomeness!
The Smith Family - Hiring in Chicago

The Smith Family

Chicago, IL
$16/hr
2 kids

A little bit about us…

I am looking for a Nanny to pick up my 4yr old autistic son from daycare and to care for him and his older brother until I get off work. I am not sure of my set schedule due to me moving from part time to full time. I will be providing my biweekly schedule. I am a single mother! I am in need of help. If there is someone that is interested in the job, I am willing to be open to interviewing as well as hiring the perfect nanny. Most be vaccinated! My 12yr old and I are vaccinated as well. Must be able to cook for them and do light house work. Must be specialized in disability children!
The Kinnison Family - Hiring in Chicago

The Kinnison Family

Chicago, IL
$13/hr
1 kid

A little bit about us…

2 yr almost 3 girl very smart and very busy. Mainly needed for evenings pick up from daycare providing dinner putting her down for the night

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How much do nannies make in Chicago, IL?

On average, a nanny earns $15.71 per hour in Chicago, IL. The salary of a nanny can depend on their location, responsibilities, qualifications, and the type of care provided.
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How to Find a Nanny Job in Chicago, IL

Are you a nanny looking for a nanny job? Nanny Lane is a nanny website to help you find a nanny job near your area in Chicago. You post your profile, connect with families, and sit back and relax while we process all your nanny payroll and taxes. On your profile, you can highlight your nanny references and receive a "ready for nanny payroll" badge to show families that you're professional. Families can ask for background checks and create nanny contracts to make sure there's no confusion when you start. Our nanny payroll service ensures nannies get paid on-time and legally so that they are contributing to Social Security income, Medicare, and unemployment benefits.

Types of Nanny Jobs and Nanny Responsibilities in Chicago, IL

Before you start looking for a nanny job, it's essential to learn about the different types of nannies and how they compare to each other so that you make sure you’re looking for the right opportunities.

The different types of nanny jobs have different nanny responsibilities. The boundaries for nannies duties vary from family to family. However, in general, a nanny is responsible for making sure the children's needs are met, including things like ensuring they have opportunities to play and be active. When tasks go beyond child care, for example, housekeeping or meal preparation, it’s good practice to make sure your expectations are aligned with the family.

There are temporary nanny jobs, even seasonal nanny jobs like summer nanny jobs. Beyond seasonal and temporary nanny positions, there are differences between full-time and part-time nanny jobs. The primary difference being the number of hours you spend at your nanny job every week. For full-time nannies, there are options for live in nanny positions and live-out positions in Chicago. Live-out positions are more common, but each family has their own set of needs that require different types of care, and live in nanny positions can be exactly what some families want. If you're looking to explore live in nanny positions , it's even more important to create a shared set of expectations around hours, responsibilities, and what is expected of you when you're not on the clock.

How to Interview for a Nanny Job in Chicago, IL

Once you start connecting with prospective employers, the next step is a nanny job interview. Here is a list of some nanny interview questions to prepare for:

  • What do you think children like best about you?
  • What kind of activities will you do with children this age?
  • How do you handle problems that arise behaviorally and emotionally with kids this age?

Beyond answering questions, families will want you to have your nanny references ready and ask any questions to show initiative. The nanny job interview is an excellent opportunity to get aligned on the nanny job expectations. By doing this, you can get off on the right foot with your future employer.

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