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Destiny  B. - Seeking Work in Chico

15.00 / hour
Full-time hours
6 yrs of experience

My name is Destiny and I am a very reliable and trustworthy person. I am always on time and never miss a day of work. I'm currently a student at Chico state and do all my classes online. You can count on me to always be there when you need me. I have been babysitting children ranging from newborn babies to 14 years old. I have been babysitting since I was 15 Years. I am able to prepare meals for the children, plan activities, play games, arts and crafts, and also change diapers. I help the children with homework, games, activities, projects, and any activities that they want to play. In addition taking children to and from activities as needed. I make sure that everything is clean and all the tasks that have been assigned to me get done in a timely manner. I have a reliable car with full coverage. I can also run any errands that are needed. I'm available for part-time or full-time employment.
Georgia S. - Seeking Work in Chico

11.00 / hour
14 yrs of experience

Hi My name is Georgia. I'm the mother of two children, a 13 year old girl and an 8 year old boy. I have a child development degree from CSU Chico with a emphasis in Early Children's Literature. I have taught Preschool for over 5 years. I have also taught Gymboree Play and Music classes for 3 years. I love working with children especially young children . I believe that everyday is filled with, "light bulb moments". As a mother, I understand how difficult it can be to get it all done. I'm looking to work 7am - 2:30 pm while my children are in school. I love animals and have 2 dogs and 2 cats. I hope to hear from you soon.
Amanda A. - Seeking Work in Chico

13.00 / hour
3 yrs of experience

Hey there! My name is Amanda and I am 22 years old! I was previously a nanny for close to four years. I cared for children from the age of 6 months to 9 years old. Additionally, I supervised children of all ages for 3 summers as a lifeguard and water park attendant. Currently, I am in school to pursue my education in Early Childhood Education and I would love nothing more, than to work with kids again while doing my studies. I am very artistic and enjoy arts and crafts. I also enjoy being outdoors. I have been CPR and First Aid certified for several years and would not mind renewing as well.
Maria N. - Seeking Work in Chico

12.50 / hour
1 yrs of experience

Hello everyone. My name is Maria. I am a part-time student. I am also a mother to a beautiful 4-year-old. I was an instructional assistant and an instructional assistant substitute for about two years. I was a nanny for about a year and a half. Now I work at a nursery. I have experience working with children ages 1-10. I don't mind working with newborns. I also don't mind running errands, light house keeping, meal prep, diaper changing, or occasional driving. I love arts and crafts, music, reading, outdoor play, and indoor play. Well, thank you for reading. I look forward to hearing from you.
Mellisa W. - Seeking Work in Chico

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

Hello, my name is mellisa Wilcoxen I am a theater arts major and I love all forms of art so much! But I also have done sports in the past such as: basketball, track and feild, etc. Some nannying experience that I have had in the past, well I babysat a lot when I was growing up and in the summer of 2016 I watched 3 kids from 6:30pm until 4am daily, I love kids a lot and really want some of my own someday! I just love there imagination and their ability to understand concepts in different manners and how much they love to learn!
Leslie N. - Seeking Work in Chico

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours
1 yrs of experience

Hi I'm Leslie. I've raised 3 kids and worked in chick care for 25 years. I did have on actual nanny experience w 5 kids. My educational background is in child development and human development:)
I am background cleared, fingerprinted, and just passed first aid and cpr, although I need to do just infant part.
I love working with children and families and seek to move out of corporate world and closer to my family.
Id love to move to Chico asap!!! Let's chat!
Thanks for reading about me and I'm open to share more!
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Chico, 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 Chico’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 Chico 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 Chico?
  • 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?