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Stephanie N. - Seeking Work in Wheat Ridge

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

Hello, My name is Stephanie and I am very excited about potentially working with your family! I have a Bachelor’s degree in Child Development, over 8 years of one-on-one nanny experience, and a current certification in CPR and First Aid. My talents range from managing a child care center with over 70 children, to caring for my younger brother when I was 10 and he was only a few days old. I have a passion for nurturing children and helping them grow up to become successful adults. I would love to play with and care for your little one(s) when you need to work, run errands, have a date night, or just take time off. Whenever I care for children, I dedicate my attention to their needs at all times. I will take your son/daughter on walks to the park, we will dig in the sand, we will make art creations, and we will play with blocks and cars. We can also play dress up, build forts, put puzzles together, eat meals together, and read together before naps/bed. I LOVE children and I always put them first. As a mother of a newborn son I understand how important it is to find an excellent caregiver for your child(ren). My little one is my pride and joy and I am excited about being with him during the first years to watch him grow and develop. I take my son where ever I go and include him in activities with other children. Having another child to play with will help in developing your child(ren)’s social skills. If you have older children, having my baby with me will help in developing your children’s sense of empathy and responsibility. Older children also develop compassion and nurturing skills through helping younger ones. Please contact me if you think I would be a good fit for your family. I will provide documentation to prove my qualifications, and I will also provide references and letters of recommendation. I look forward to interviewing with you.
Jessica P. - Seeking Work in Wheat Ridge

11.42 / hour

I have been babysitting/nannying for families since I was 12 years old. I was on staff at my church and in high school I worked at a Childcare Center in Arvada.
Donna S. - Seeking Work in Wheat Ridge

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

I was a nanny
June W. - Seeking Work in Wheat Ridge

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

Hello! My name is Ms June, I have four children who are grown and doing very well. I am married and have been for almost forty years! Frank Walter Wiebe and I live in Wheat Ridge Colorado. I enjoy gardening and outdoors activities. We enjoy visiting our kids, and enjoying our grand kids who are my God Childs children. Debbie is like my daughter. I have worked as a clinic aide for ten years. I worked with Elementary school aged kids, and enjoy young children.
Kristin M. - Seeking Work in Wheat Ridge

14.00 / hour
Full-time hours
4 yrs of experience

I am the oldest of three children and seven grandchildren. I love kids, I am 23. I am openly available.
Deanna W. - Seeking Work in Wheat Ridge

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have owned my own childcare for 16 years
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Wheat Ridge, CO?

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 Wheat Ridge’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 Wheat Ridge 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 Colorado?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Wheat Ridge?
  • 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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