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Anna M. - Seeking Work in Lyons

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

I graduate Pedagogy and Psychology in Poland- I'm Master of Early Education. I was working in kindergarten over 5 years with children in different age from 2 to 6 years old. I was also a teacher in xx School. I have watched 4 children in the USA over the past 2 years. The ages were 2, 4, 8 and 10.
Karen H. - Seeking Work in Lyons

15.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

Blogger and cat lover who needs a part time job to start up my business.
I have an associates in science.
I am available everyday for now.
I have a license and car.

Have taken care of kids from age 4 to 14, boys and girls. I have taken them to arcades, malls, theater, fairs.
I am usually with my mom so she can help out too if you're okay with that.
No experience with younger children/diaper changes, but I am a quick learner.
Trying to also get some experience for when I have a child of my own.

I am fluent in english and spanish. Interested in other languages as well but don't know much.

Non drinker, non-smoker.
Just trying to find part time work where I can help someone out.
Hailey  P. - Seeking Work in Lyons

12.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

I am a 19 year old college student. I’m going to school to be either a neonatal nurse or preschool teacher. I currently work at a Preschool/ Daycare so I’m surrounded by children. I’m CPR certified and many other certifications. I’m looking for a job that pays more with more hours. I love doing arts and crafts and being outside. I love books and Disney movies. I’ve done a lot of baby sitting jobs and 1 nanny job.
Marija M. - Seeking Work in Lyons

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I used to work in kindergarten,as babysitter in couple families and AuPair in USA-7 years expirience...
Christine S. - Seeking Work in Lyons

11.00 / hour
Full-time hours
11 yrs of experience

Hi my name is Christine and I've worked in an at home daycare for almost 10years. with kids aging from 6months to 8th grade. Experience with infants, twins, a child with ADHD and also borderline autistic ... i love being around kids . i have a flexible schedule. and my own transportation . please contact me if you're still looking for a nanny/babysitter. thank you
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Lyons, 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 Lyons’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 Lyons 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 Lyons?
  • 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?