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Sandy P. - Seeking Work in Lockport

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have had many years of childcare experience, from infant to older teens. I love children of all ages, and have experience in just about every area of child and household care. I am a very happy and extremely energetic person who strives to be educated concerning all aspects of child care. I have homeschool experience through high school, and I also currently privately tutor several children. Children are my passion, and I strive to excel at what ever the family I work for needs. I do all I can to provide complete care for "my children" as well as the home, if needed. I have a completely safe driving history. as well as outstanding letters of reference from each of my past positions. I want to make your life easier!
Kelly V. - Seeking Work in Lockport

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

I taken care of my niece from 3 months to present, she is 7. I had 6.5 years of nanny experience with the same family.
Tamara M. - Seeking Work in Lockport

22.85 / hour

I have nannied for a few different families. I also have worked in a daycare as an assitant teacher for infants, toddlers and two year olds. I have 10 years of exp. in childcare ranging from newborn to early teens and also multiples. I am responsible and very dependable. My main priority is safety and well being.
Kat S. - Seeking Work in Lockport

8.41 / hour

Hi my name is Pam; I am a retired teacher of 20+ years experienced in grade levels K -7th. Over the past 20 years I have acquired relationships with many of my student’s families and will be able to offer valuable references upon request. I am seeking a position within a family where my skill sets and joy of children can best be suited. I have varied levels of interest. Above all I enjoy most playing with children and stimulating their creativities and abilities. When not teaching my interest are cooking, reading, being with family, and boating with my adult children on the weekends.
Danielle S. - Seeking Work in Lockport

11.42 / hour

I have many years experience with multiples. I have taken care of triplets for 11 years, since birth and helping the mother when needed. I have also taken care of a down-syndrome child since the age of 4 years old, she is now 14. I love children and get along well with all children. Infants hold a piece of my heart. For the past few years I have been a full time nanny and truly love being one. I have helped children come out of their shell and be social as well as teach a child to talk and write and read. I am very hands on and love to interact with the children.
Katlyn K. - Seeking Work in Lockport

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

I previously worked at a day care facility caring for children ages 8 weeks to 5 years of age. I have worked in a 1st-4th grade class room. I have also tutored children ages 9-11. I spent 2 summers nannying for a family I've known since I was middle school. I took the kids to water parks, the movies, and the library. I have also babysat since I was about 12 years old for children of all ages.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Lockport, NY?

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 Lockport’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 Lockport 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 New York?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Lockport?
  • 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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