Johnston, IA
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Allea  H. - Seeking Work in Johnston

10.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

I have experience with children with special needs and have a 10 year old brother. I have been on Sparkle Squad for varsity cheerleading, which is a cheer team made up of varsity cheerleaders and students with special needs. I babysit for family friends every once in a while and love working and being with children. I’m a junior in high school and am looking to nanny throughout the summer. :) I have a very flexible schedule and am open Monday-Friday throughout the day starting June 7th. I have cheer practice on Tuesday’s 8:00AM-10:30AM.
Chelsea C. - Seeking Work in Johnston

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have 10 years of babysitting and nanny experience watching all ages of children from infants to teens. I have watched multiple children at once as well as cared for a child with special needs.
Tyler D. - Seeking Work in Johnston

12.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

I am a respectful young man. I love to work with children of all ages. I have take an aggression replacement training class. I have grown up with little brother and I helped take care of them every day. So I would love to help out other family’s with their children. I also have experience with special needs children. I am able to start at anytime needed and am very flexible with the times I will be needed.
Lindsey N. - Seeking Work in Johnston

10.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

I’m going to be a senior in high school in 2018. I love working with kids and I have my own car for transportation. I nannied last summer and had lots of babysitting experience prior. I’m currently looking for a part time job. i’m abailable any night and during the days on mondays and fridays and occasional weekends.
Lily D. - Seeking Work in Johnston

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

I’m a senior in high school and I have lots of experience with kids. I have an 8 year old sister that I babysit all the time. I nannied 3 kids for a while last summer! My availability is weekends and weekdays.
Paige R. - Seeking Work in Johnston

11.00 / hour
Full-time hours
5 yrs of experience

I'm available anytime. I am currently enrolled at dmacc for my hiset. plan to further my education and be an ultrasound technician. I have attended daycare classes at my old school.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Johnston, RI?

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 Johnston’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 Johnston 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 Rhode Island?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Johnston?
  • 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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