Education: B.S., San Diego State University May 2004
Paralegal Certificate, University of San Diego June 2005
Child Care Assistant, Idaho 6/95-6/97
I was in charge of the care and supervision of pre-school and school-aged children during Sunday and Wednesday evening services. I supervised up to thirty children at a time.
Nanny, Utah 10/99-2/2000
I was accountable for two children, boy (3) and girl (5). I took them on outings, ballet, the park, pet store, etc. Was also responsible for dinner for both of the children, bath-time, bed-time, deep cleaning of the entire house, all family laundry, and other household duties. Experience with long hours- I worked 10-12 hours a day for them.
Mother’s Helper, San Diego 4/03-10/03, and sporadically after that for about a year
I helped the mother take care of two children, boy (1) and girl (2). My duties included accompanying them on outings, such as errands, shopping, going to the park, play dates, etc. I would sometimes watch the children while their mother did errands outside the home, and would be responsible for lunch at that time also.
Babysitting, San Diego 3/03-9/05
I watched three children, boys (10 and 3) and girl (7). I was responsible for picking them up after school and watching them until their mother came home, and occasional weekends. My duties after picking them up included taking them to any after-school activities they might participate in, going to the park, riding bikes, help with homework, cooking and feeding them dinner, bath-time, family laundry, etc. Experience with mental disabilities, as the oldest boy had bi-polar and on occasion he had melt-downs that I was responsible for handling.
Babysitting, San Diego 2/04-4/04
I watched two children, boy (13) and girl (10). I was responsible for helping them with their homework, taking them to any activities they might participate in, preparing and cooking dinner for the whole family five nights a week, and running any type of errands the family needed, i.e., dry cleaners, pet appointments, grocery store, etc.
Nanny, Escondido, Ca 8/04-8/05 Family
I watched two girls (21 months and 3). I was responsible for their care during the day when both parents were at work. I took them on outings to the park, zoo, Animal Park, ballet, music class, library, swimming, play dates, etc. I was also responsible for lunch and nap time. I also did light house cleaning and the family laundry.
Nanny, Pleasanton 3/07- 7/07 Family
I watched one boy (11) and one girl (9), both adopted. I was responsible for fixing their breakfast and lunch to take to school, taking them to school, picking them up from school, snacks, homework, and any activities they were participating in. I also was responsible for all the family’s laundry, taking care of their pets, grocery shopping, and housework. The boy has been diagnosed with Re-Active Attachment Disorder.
Babysitting, Pleasanton 07/07- Current Family
I watch 2 boys (6 months & 3.5 years) while their mother runs errands or just has some time to herself. We do anything from coloring, playing blocks, reading, playing outside, chalk, etc. I am also responsible for giving the younger one a bottle and putting him down for his nap. I watch them regularly once a week, and I also do occasional date nights.
Babysitting, Castro Valley 01/06- Current
I watch 2 girls (2 & 3) who are adopted. I started watching them on Saturday morning for a few hours so their mom could have time to grade papers, prep for class, etc. Now I am watching them one day at night while she is teaching class. They aren’t allowed to watch TV, so we do a lot of reading, play outside, color, play games, etc.
Babysitting, Dublin 03/08- Current Family
I watch 3 children (8 year old girl, 4 year old twins- boy/girl). I started out watching them a few times a week, and now I watch them probably 4-5 times a month. If I work during the week, I am responsible for making sure everyone has done their homework (during the school year). I also am responsible for showers and meals. We also do activities like going to the park, play tennis, ride bikes or scooters, play basketball, hopscotch, etc.
Babysitting, Alamo 08/08- Current I watch 2 children (8 year old boy/girl twins). I watch them once a week regularly and then any other times, if needed and if my schedule permits. I am responsible for making sure their homework is done, showers (if needed), feeding them dinner, bedtime, and if they have any activities. Activities: they play softball, so we often practice in the yard; the girl is in girl scouts, so I have helped her go around to the neighbors and sell cookies. I have taken them to tennis lessons, softball practice, soccer practice, etc.
Babysitting, Orinda 02/07-Current Family
I watch 2 boys (2 months & 3 years). I had been originally sent over there for a temporary week assignment through a nanny agency, when they first moved out here from NY. I now watch the boys for date nights.
The mother referred me to one of her husband’s co-workers that I did some babysitting for while she was pregnant. She had 2 boys (3 & 5) and lived in Piedmont.
Babysitting, 04/08- Current Family
I watch one girl (5 years old), while the parents have date night. I am responsible for feeding her dinner and putting her to bed.
Babysitting, 07/08- Current Family
I watch one girl (6 years old). Either while the parents have a date night, or while the parents travel for work related trips, including overnights, and also on an as needed basis. I am responsible for picking her up from camp or school, any activities (swimming, playing dolls, cards, riding bikes, etc), feeding her snack and/or dinner, and putting her to sleep; along with helping with their blind and aging dog.
Nanny, 06/08- 01/09 Family
I watch 3 children (8, 3 & 6 months; 8 year old only before & after school and when not in school, i.e. holidays) while parents are working. Responsible for all feedings, snacks, and nap times, engaging children in activities; going to the park, playing in the backyard, reading, playing board games, play-dough, bubbles, etc.
*Please note all ages of children are when I started with the families*
I have 13 years of experience, from babies up to 13 years old. I have experience with twins & triplets. I am trustlined, have a current TB test, and a clean driving record. I have had a criminal background check conducted on me before, & have no problem with having it done again. I have worked and still work for several agencies in the bay area. I do a lot of “on call” work, temp work, and date nights. Therefore, not everyone I have ever worked for is listed.