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Ocala, FL Nannies

Cheryle K. - Seeking Work in Ocala

8.57 / hour

Hi! My name is Cheryle, I am a thirty-two year old female whom loves and adores kids, which is why I have chosen the profession of a Nanny. Currently I am working for xx, which is a service whom places Nanny's with families who are looking for loving, and caring people to help care for their children. I have experience dealing with children of various ages, ranging from five months to thirteen years of age. I have a good standing with xx, and many families have asked for me by name. I am looking for an occasional nanny job for I work for 4 families occasionally as well as working for College Nanny's and Tutors. I am trying to pick up some more hours without leaving any of the families I work for. I have grown very attached to the children and the children are attached to me. I would hate to leave them for it'll put a strain on the parents to find another nanny but it will also affect the children for they will have to get use to a new nanny all over again. Before I moved to North Carolina, I worked for a family in Arizona for eight years. It is my hope that I can branch out a bit more and take on more Nanny positions.
Erin S. - Seeking Work in Ocala

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I come from a very large family. Growing up, I used to watch my younger cousins since I was an only child. Now I have a wonderful little girl just over two years old. She is growing up to have quite a neat personality. She is the reason for waking up in the morning and doing everything I can to make sure all her needs are met. If I could have a handful of children I would do it in a heartbeat!
Ashley Y. - Seeking Work in Ocala

14.28 / hour

My last job was working at a church nursery with ages newborn to 6 y/o. My job before that was working an all summer live in summer camp. I love ever minute and I got so close with the little girls I lived with on a daily basis and the kids I taught swim to daily. I also have a 7 year old sister that I have taken care of since she was a newborn. I have babysat since I was 12 years old.
Lisa B. - Seeking Work in Ocala

8.57 / hour
Full-time hours

I am old school, with that said I believe in playing outside and developing your noggin. I provide as much development skill as possible. Prepared nutritious meals. Transported child(ren) to appointment or activities. Assisted with toilet training.
Pauline P. - Seeking Work in Ocala

14.28 / hour

Raised 7 children, have 14 grands, and 4 gr grands Trained as a mothercraft nurse, when I was 18. Worked in the new born nursery at Drs. Hospital, in Toronto, Can. Have worked as a nanny most of my working years, except when raising my own kids, and even then baby sat most of the time 4 or 5 extras. My last 2 jobs lasted 5 years each.
Maria  T. - Seeking Work in Ocala

20.00 / hour

I have cared for infants more than 10 years , also i have experience with twin babies, and travel with families.
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9.00 / hour
Full-time hours
1 child

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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Ocala, 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 Ocala’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 Ocala 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 Ocala?
  • 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?