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Linda D. - Seeking Work in Covington

8.57 / hour
Full-time hours

Kept Sophie from 6months till two when she went to daycare. Beautiful!
Tori - Seeking Work in Covington

22.85 / hour

I was responsible for my younger sister and brother, including having guardingship. I've worked in the hospital environment for 10 years teaching, calming and coaching kids and family thru some scary situations.
Haleu M. - Seeking Work in Covington

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

I have been a babysitter/nanny for 13 years now. I love children, I love to read books, crafts, playing outside. I have experience with all ages and was a full time sitter for a family with an autistic child.
Elizabeth B. - Seeking Work in Covington

11.42 / hour

I am was a school teacher and now I stay at home with my son. I have worked with children my whole life. I love kids! I have over 15 years of experience.
Theresa W. - Seeking Work in Covington

8.57 / hour

I am one of eleven children, and have experience caring for children from infancy to 13 years old. In the past, I have performed light housework, homework help, and creative playtime.
Kimberly - Seeking Work in Covington

22.85 / hour

I am a first grade teacher, and I just completed my second year of teaching. I regularly care for 25 children all day! I have also been babysitting in my free time for eight years. I have also been an aunt for fifteen years, so I am quite accustomed to caring for children. :)
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Covington, PA?

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 Covington’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 Covington 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 Pennsylvania?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Covington?
  • 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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