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Devon V. - Seeking Work in Cheshire

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

Hi! My name is Devon and I am a 36-year-old stay-at-home mother of four including identical twin girls who are 19 months old (born 1/5/2016). I have been a professional nanny as well as owned my own small Family Daycare in the past but decided to take some time off after my twins were born. I live a few doors down from Chapman School and would love to speak with you if you are looking for Child Care :-) My background includes: -I am First Aid/CPR certified. -I specialize in infant/newborn care -Expert in caring for multiples !!! -Very experienced in caring for special needs children. I cared for 2 children in the ct birth-3 program for over 4 years total. I not a daycare, just a mommy offering loving care with a strong focus on education and fun.
Alayna D. - Seeking Work in Cheshire

14.28 / hour

I LOVE children and want more then anything to work with them for my entire life. I have worked the last two summers with a family that had two children ranging from 5 to 13. I have also been a babysitter for multiple families for the last 5 years ranging from infants and up to 13 year olds. I have also had experience with babysitting 1 to 10 children at a time. I have traveled and taken care of 10 children for multiple weeks as well. I am going to school to be a pediatric nurse so children will always be apart of my life. I am also CPR and first aid certified.
Agne D. - Seeking Work in Cheshire

22.85 / hour

i worked for family, took care of two kids ages 1-14 years. Took them to school, pick-ups,play dates, sleepovers, grocery shopping, laundry,cooking and other errands.
Colleen P. - Seeking Work in Cheshire

10.70 / hour

My past childcare experience includes watching after my neighbors children, getting them off of the school bus, giving them lunch/dinner and assisting them with their homework. I worked a few days a week for about 5 hours each time.
Amanda R. - Seeking Work in Cheshire

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

15 years exo of children of ALL ages and stagesit
Walkiris  T. - Seeking Work in Cheshire

11.00 / hour
Full-time hours
5 yrs of experience

When I was little . I always like baby . While I was growing up I yous to take care my little cousin. At the age of 15 well I was big all ready when I dint have school that was a holiday. My mom friends always ask me if I could take care of the little children's . I always say.her children's love they was neighbors to when I was no taking care of them they you s to pass through see me. plus I have my own daughter now .and little nieces and nephews I take care them the entire time . My little cousin they was toddler the age of 1 through 5 and 10 . Everytime we where together we have so much fun . Making this game I yous to put a TV programs. The person teaching the number and dancing. The kids love it .
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Cheshire, CT?

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 Cheshire’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 Cheshire 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 Connecticut?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Cheshire?
  • 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?