Kapaa, HI
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Kapaa, HI Nannies

Kelly E. - Seeking Work in Kapaa

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

I am in my fifties and a widow to an older man who had four children and we had 9 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
I am also the eldest of four. I love children and this time in my life I have decided to be happy and do what I love..
I am a graduate of George Washington University, D.C., and have a B.S. in Human Kinetics and Exercise Science. I went into Real Estate and Sales; but babysat on the side because I loved it.
Now I would like to be a part of a family full- time..
I am a balanced person whom loves to swim, bike, practice yoga, do activities and play with children, and of course watch movies and travel.
I am a loving, kind and gracious and fun person. Looking for a like minded family to support.
Also I have recently updated my CPR for infants and Children and also have First Aid Certification for Pediatrics.
I am reliable, creative, interesting and a lot of fun!
If you have been looking for me I am available now.
I am fluent in English and child languages.
Keisha  D. - Seeking Work in Kapaa

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have been a nanny for 6 years and am cpr and first aid certified.
Serena S. - Seeking Work in Kapaa

15.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

I have had experience looking after children at a spiritual center abroad.
 
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Kapaa, HI?

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 Kapaa’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 Kapaa 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 Hawaii?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Kapaa?
  • 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?