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Bailey M. - Seeking Work in Bakersfield

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

Hello! My names Bailey, I'm an aspiring Psychologist currently attending online courses at an upstanding school for my field. I have three brothers and three sisters so i'd say i have A LOT of experience with children. I personally enjoy babysitting because seeing children happy not only makes me happy but truly brightens my day. I love to read, draw, watch movies, prepare meals, assist with homework and play! Some personal things about me would be that i love to write in school. I absolutely love writing and editing papers. I'm passionate about ice-skating (although i am just beginning) eating right and have a deep love for kitty cats. I would LOVE to be apart of your childs life and would do the absolute best to suit all your needs.
Aries H. - Seeking Work in Bakersfield

11.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

I am a young and energetic person who loves kids and animals. I can take care of several children, including newborns, while preparing meals. I enjoy engaging in activities with them in any aspect. I can be considered to be "overprotective" because a child's safety is of number one importance to me. I have my own transportation and if need be can provide transportation for you child(ren) as well. I am very comfortable changing diapers, getting dressed, taking to parks, etc. I love all animals. I am willing to fulfill your babysitting/nanny needs. Hire me and you will be satisfied.
Jennifer  H. - Seeking Work in Bakersfield

12.00 / hour
2 yrs of experience

Hi my name is Jennifer Hernandez, the experience I have in being a nanny is taking care of kids, feeding them treating them like they where my own. I like to take care of kids boys or girls I like when I make them laugh and run, also when I have to feed them I put them music to dance around before they eat, after when they are tired I put them on a bed a put a movie, cartoons, or relaxing music so they Will take a nap. I can say I love taking care of kids because I don’t have any of my own.
Marisela G. - Seeking Work in Bakersfield

15.00 / hour
6 yrs of experience

I love kids and babys and i have 1 of my own who is 8 yrs old and who is going to be a race car driver an engineer and a world trekker he said. All after he graduates from high school at BHS and after he goes to Harvard or UCLA. I am very attentive and nurturing and also kind and outgoing. I am responsible and communicative and im also bilingual i speak read and write in Español so any little one in my care will likely learn some spanish.
Kelsey C. - Seeking Work in Bakersfield

14.00 / hour
Full-time hours
4 yrs of experience

I'm 27 years old and have lived all over the United States. I served in the Navy straight out of high school. It has instilled discipline and and good work ethic along with empathy for those around me. I've had plenty experience with kids. I was an auto pair for an infant girl from birth until she was abt 10 months. Then another babysitting job full time with a boy from 1 until almost 4 yrs old.
Ana S. - Seeking Work in Bakersfield

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

I have taken care of newborns,infant's,toddlers and hanged out with teenagers too.

I worked with the Superintendent of School District for 2 years and was in child care; feed,changed diapers,played with as well as color and rock them to sleep. My availablitly is open in the a.m and p.m. I speak English and Spanish. Currently practicing my punjabi and American sign language.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Bakersfield, 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 Bakersfield’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 Bakersfield 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 Bakersfield?
  • 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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