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Victoria A. - Seeking Work in Palm Desert

22.85 / hour

I have raised 4 (AMAZING) children on my own. I started babysitting infants when I was 13yrs old and cared for many children throughout my school years and into adulthood. I have have over 6 yrs experience in caring for the elderly.
Eva  B. - Seeking Work in Palm Desert

15.00 / hour
Full-time hours
5 yrs of experience

Hi my name is Eva,
I have experience taking care of children from 6 months till 7 years old . I have taken care of children with special needs. My duties were preparing healthy meals for them, bathing and playing with them, with games that stimulated their thinking and creativity. Other duties included laundry and cleaning their room.I also took them to music and arts class as well as swimming lessons.
Organized play dates,and took them to doctor and dentist appointments.

I have references.

About me,I am from Brazil but I lived for 5 years in Dublin, Ireland. Then in London England for the last 14 years.
I met a wonderful American gentleman and move to Palm Desert last year where I now live. I am currently in the process of obtaining my green card.
Fathima  M. - Seeking Work in Palm Desert

15.00 / hour
Full-time hours
5 yrs of experience

Experienced, Patient and Kind Childcare/ Nanny / Babysitter
I love children! I have worked with children in many capacities for more than 18years locally and internationally and I am a mother and grandmother my self I absolutely love what I do and I am a firm believer in helping children learn through play, arts and crafts, and reading books.. all while having fun of course! I try my best to instill self-regulation skills so that the children learn and grow to their fullest potential.
I have experience with all ages and my life revolves around children and I couldn't imagine it any other way! please do not hesitate to contact me.
Thank you and God bless
Jennifer H. - Seeking Work in Palm Desert

12.00 / hour
2 yrs of experience

I am a newly big sister to a 2 year old toddler, I take care of him daily including mornings and night and if needed, I am a Pet & house house sitter as well so I am a candid trustworthy opponent. I am great with kids. I work at a YMCA in the kids club department when needed and I am looking for new people to do any of your nanny opportunities. I cook, clean, and provide arts and crafts as well. I forgot you are I interested please call me at
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Denae W. - Seeking Work in Palm Desert

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

I live for children and the elderly. I have 3 grown daughters and 4 grandchildren. I have worked with several families here in the Desert. I am available ASAP for any and all days or nights needed. I take care of my mother and have ZERO social life by choice. Children are amazing beings and caring for them in a proper way is my passion.
Danielle W. - Seeking Work in Palm Desert

20.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

I am loving, compassionate, fair. I am outgoing and rational. I believe there is an importance in early development for children and seek to provide the care they need. Education, a loving support system, a friend, someone to care for them.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Palm Desert, 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 Palm Desert’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 Palm Desert 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 Palm Desert?
  • 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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