Alamo, CA
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Michelle P. - Seeking Work in Alamo

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

I had been a nanny for 9 years. Most of my experience was done in California, the Bay Area to be exact. I have excellent references from each of the families I worked for that I would be willing to supply to you at your request. Right now, I am in between nanny positions but I am looking for the right family for me.
Taylor G. - Seeking Work in Alamo

22.00 / hour
Full-time hours
4 yrs of experience

I was a nanny for years, volunteered at a preschool and worked at another. I have been a stay at home mom for the past 6 years. I have two wonderful kiddos (7 and 10).
I am currently in the process of moving back to the bay area from Utah. I have experience with preemies, cloth diapering, teaching ASL, making baby foods and am happy to work with different parenting styles. I believe in learning through play, songs and different hands on experiences as children get older.
Sydney C. - Seeking Work in Alamo

15.00 / hour
Full-time hours
2 yrs of experience

Hi, my name is Sydney, I am a junior at Saint Mary's College of California. I have been babysitting and nannying since middle school and love spending time with kids. I used to be a camp counselor every summer for elementary and middle school kids. I like to be active but also enjoy movies and lighter activities. I am more than happy to help with homework or things around the house and love animals so pets are not a problem. I also have a car for driving kids around and running errands if need be.
Kimberly  H. - Seeking Work in Alamo

30.00 / hour
Full-time hours
< 1 yr of experience

Lovely nanny with over 8 years of experience providing exceptional care to children aged 0 to 10 adept to organizing children's daily schedule prepare meals and recreational activities
Own car good record driver license
first aid and CPR certified
Family oriented
Flexible schedule
 
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Alamo, CA?

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 Alamo’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 Alamo 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 California?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Alamo?
  • 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?