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Kayla G. - Seeking Work in Vernon

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have loved spending time with children since I was young. I began babysitting at age 16. I have babysat for families with up to four children ranging in ages newborn to 10 years old. I have 3 years experience with taking care of twins and am more than capable of taking care of multiple children. Since I was a young girl I said I would like to be a nanny as my career. It is truly something I love to do.
Ashley M. - Seeking Work in Vernon

11.41 / hour
Full-time hours

My past childcare experiences has been very fun and caring. I first started watching my cousins when they were babies. In high school I took a child development course where we had a child care center and we had 20-25 children ages 4-6 there during the week for couple hours a day. I babysat for a family of 3 children for about 3 years - like 40 hrs a week. and I am recently NannYing for a 2 year old boy in my town for 40 hours a week.
Bethany C. - Seeking Work in Vernon

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours

During the past 16+ years, I have had extensive experience in the Early Childhood Education field as an infant through preschool teacher. I have a degree in Early Childhood Education and am certified in CPR, First Aid, and Epi-pen Administration. I have two of my own children, ages 6 and 2 years, whom I have had the pleasure of being home with the year. Some of the activities that I enjoy engaging in with children include, dancing, singing, reading stories, and creating art activities.
Abigail S. - Seeking Work in Vernon

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

i was a nanny for the same family for over 6 years.....i work and went to college fulltime . I am experienced with multiples and infants. I love to be active and love arts and crafts.
Chelsea F. - Seeking Work in Vernon

12.50 / hour
Full-time hours
11 yrs of experience

Hi! My name is Chelsea! I am 22 years old and have been working with kids of all ages since i was 10. I have 5 younger siblings and one with a disability as well who has grown up to be my best friend. I started working as a babysitter by the age of 10 starting with my own siblings and by the time i was 13 i branched out to other families. Moved on to working in summer camps and unified basketball with kids with disabilities which was so much fun! I currently work in a daycare with a total of 15 children as a preschool teacher which absolutely keeps you on your toes 24/7. After being there for just over three years I have been trained and epi pen, medications and administrations and first aid certified. I have experience with all ages as I worked in all rooms in the center of all ages. I have experience with how all kids branch out and grow and all phases they go through. I am a hard worker and mostly a fun, outgoing caregiver! I love the outdoors, projects and activities that progress every childs learning at all ages! i have full time availibility as well! I look forward to meeting with you and your children!
Lily V. - Seeking Work in Vernon

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

Hi, my name is Lily and I am 19 years old and am very interested in being your nanny. I just finished my sophomore year at Assumption College where I am a member of the rowing team and my class Vice President. I have been babysitting since I was in middle school and have also worked at a summer reading program for students who needed help meeting the reading standards for their grade level. In high school I took three courses in child development, one of which included creating lesson plans for nursery school children. My babysitting experience varies but the most challenging job I have had was working with newborn twins, a two year old, and a four year old at once. I also have my own car and a clean driving record.

I am a very caring and engaged babysitter and love coming up with fun things to do with kids. Babysitting is something that I love doing because its so rewarding and makes working fun. I look forward to hearing from you and wish you luck on your search!
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Vernon, FL?

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 Vernon’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 Vernon 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 Florida?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Vernon?
  • 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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