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Jan S. - Seeking Work in Benton

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

I have been responsible for childrens physical needs, including preparation of meals and nutrional content, bathing, helping to clean their rooms, laundry etc. Responsible for monitoring children’s naptimes, and playtimes; tailored playtimes according to each child’s age and abilities, geared toward learning basic skills as well as encouraging imaginative play and free play time. Used and developed games to teach each child colors, numbers, alphabet, and reasoning skills as well as helping to develop social skills. I transported the children in my care to the Library for Story Time and to the Park for play time, as well as taking them for walks in the neighborhood.
Diane B. - Seeking Work in Benton

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

I have been employed as a Nanny for 15+ years with professional families, raised two successful adult children and am a retired RN and Paramedic. I believe in open communication ( verbal and written ) to help me assist in caring for their children to the best of my ability. I enjoy " down on the floor" age appropriate stimulation and activities, and all aspects of daily care (feeding, bathing, hugging and loving). I enjoy being silly especially during teachable moments however will be firm in a loving way when needed. I have excellent written references that will be provided upon a face to face interview. Thank you
Kayla W. - Seeking Work in Benton

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

I have been in child care professionally for two years, the last six months of that has been as an in home personal nanny to a wonderful family. I am also a mother myself to two beautiful girls and two great step sons. In the preschool/daycare that I worked for I was the lead infant room teacher. I absolutely love to watch the little ones learn and grow. I can provide you with many references from parents of children that I have cared for. I have an education background; my Bachelor's in Edu degree is halfway completed.
Ashlyn F. - Seeking Work in Benton

11.42 / hour
Full-time hours

I have almost 8 years of experience with children from ages of infant to teenaged. I worked as preshool teacher for almost two years. I had a classroom of 8 two/three year olds each school semester and summer. I have a great amount of experience in potty training and am very successful in doing so within a short amount of time. I have also worked as a nanny, teaching and taking care of children.
Caroline G. - Seeking Work in Benton

22.85 / hour

I've worked a several different Summer family camps, activities through church and a lot of different babysitting jobs!
Tonya S. - Seeking Work in Benton

11.42 / hour

I have four children of my own that are grown... besides that i have worked for Care.Com for 5 years and worked at Rivendell Behavioral Hospital as well.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Benton, KS?

As a parent, it’s natural for you to ask your nanny for a little extra help around the house. However, the boundaries for a nannies duties vary from person to person. In general, a nanny is responsible for making sure your children’s needs are met. This includes things like ensuring they have opportunities to play and be active, that they have a healthy diet and a sanitary home. When tasks go beyond child care, for example scrubbing kitchen counters, folding laundry, gathering groceries, or teaching a language, you will likely need to provide additional compensation.

How can I ensure I have a great relationship with my nanny?

To start, it’s important you set expectations and are aligned on compensation from day one. This includes outlining vacation days, a protocol for sick days, and everything else you would want your own employer to cover. From here, spend time getting to know them. Take your nanny out one of Benton’s great restaurants, learn about their childhood, and discuss your parenting philosophy. Finally, be sure to resolve conflicts as they arise. Open communication is crucial to ensuring a healthy long-term relationship.

Questions to ask prospective Benton Nannies:
  • Have you been a nanny previously? How long did your employment last?
  • Are you trained in First Aid or CPR?
  • How would you handle a situation where our child began choking?
  • How do you handle tantrums? Can you share an experience disciplining children?
  • What sort of household tasks are you open to doing?
  • Are you open to a live in arrangement?
  • Do you plan to work for our family over multiple years?
  • Do you have a driver's license in Kansas?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Benton?
  • How flexible are you on weekends and evenings?
  • What salary are you seeking? Are you comfortable being paid by direct deposit?
  • Are you able to help with food preparation?
  • What could you cook for a child aged 2-5? Do you know how to make baby food?
  • Are you comfortable facilitating play dates?
  • Have you ever potty trained a child before?
  • Have you worked with newborns? Do you know how to change a diaper and prepare formula?
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