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Aronda S. - Seeking Work in Chicago Heights

17.14 / hour

I have three daughters and I worked for xx helping him with his children he owns 60 sharks and I worked with Lawrence Hall Youth Services for 4 years. My oldest daughter is graduating from Columbia on the deans list my middle daughter is a Neurosurgeon and my youngest daughter graduated from New York film academy and she is a serious comedian. I was a very good mom. I help my Mom raise my four younger sibling.
Jessica  . - Seeking Work in Chicago Heights

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have over 8 years of experience working with infants, toddlers, twos, and preschool age children. I am currently working job a child care facility caring for children in the two year old class. I have experience with potty training, creating daily schedules and routines and/or following parents routines(infant sleeping schedule/feedings), and creating fun activities for children of any age.
Danielle M. - Seeking Work in Chicago Heights

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

It was great taking care of the children. taking them to school and play dates. playing games and playing sports with them
Nicole D. - Seeking Work in Chicago Heights

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

I have worked for the same wonderful family for, 13 years, 2 boys, taking the to activity classes and to school, and all playdates
Khadijah W. - Seeking Work in Chicago Heights

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I was a nanny for a family for two years. I would prepare meals teach them their numbers ABC and bones of the body Set assorted times to do things
Hollynn B. - Seeking Work in Chicago Heights

10.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

I have been around children all my life. I have 7 little children in my family and all mean the world to me. I have raised 3 of my friends children alone. I enjoy being with kids. And would be perfect for the job
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Chicago Heights, IL?

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 Chicago Heights’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 Chicago Heights 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 Illinois?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Chicago Heights?
  • 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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