Adel, IA
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Adel, IA Nannies

Kathleen S. - Seeking Work in Adel

7.25 / hour
Full-time hours

I have atleast 5 years of experience working with children. I have worked with 1-2 yr olds at a day care,xx Before and After School Care, xx Summer Day Camp with 2nd graders, Student Taught preschool in Ames and 3rd grade.
Shyanne K. - Seeking Work in Adel

11.42 / hour

I have been babysitting for many years now. I am currently a freshman in college. I have experience with children of all ages, from newborns to pre-teens.
Olga A. - Seeking Work in Adel

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

Well I have before a daycare in my house I have five kids do go out already have five grandkids and I have experience Kids I’m from Mexico and speak a Spanish to I don’t know what else you need to know I know CPR
Lyndsey L. - Seeking Work in Adel

11.42 / hour
Full-time hours

I've always worked at daycare centers. I've never worked inside someone's home. I've taken care of 6weeks to 3 years old. I also have my own children with are ages 10, 5, and 3 years old. I have been around kids my whole life.
Lori M. - Seeking Work in Adel

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours
9 yrs of experience

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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Adel, GA?

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 Adel’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 Adel 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 Georgia?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Adel?
  • 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?