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Christine  J. - Seeking Work in Shreveport

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have been the house manager of a home with 3 children & I have also been a household manager for a family with no children, I also was the executive asst. to their business. I recently worked for a family of 3. When I started the kids were 2,1 & 6 months in the womb, when I retired from the family they were 3, 2 & 1. I still babysit them at ages 5,4, & 3!! :) I babysit on the side for about 4 families very frequently. I keep all the small children in our family &, I have been babysitting since I was 13. I have worked in church daycares & tutored since my senior year in high school (2005). On Sundays & Mondays I am dedicated to my church & a young adult Ministry called xx.
Vicki C. - Seeking Work in Shreveport

8.57 / hour

Baby sitter and/or nanny since teenager. During past few years cared for/sat for several children, including newborns and toddlers. Experience in preparing feedings for newborns (breast and formula), burping, changing diapers, dressing, napping, bathing, bedtime preparation... additionally, experience with safety in cribs and car seats and other baby and toddler carriers. My last permanent position was a nanny/sitter for a female 3 mos. til age 2. At this time I do mostly senior care, however babysit on occasion.
Ashley R. - Seeking Work in Shreveport

14.28 / hour

I started nannying upon graduation of highschool. I sat for a 3 month old and a 5 year old for one year. Cooked for them, took them to school/dr.apts., helped with homework. I also work for xx during this time. I worked there for 2 1/2 years through high school. I have nannied for twin boys who were 14 months old when I started. I prepared their meals and taught and played with them. I currently sit for a 1 year old. I have been affiliated with a nanny company in which I went to many different homes and sat for many different families across the Shreveport/ Bossier area. I also have experience in a Montessori classroom.
Meredith S. - Seeking Work in Shreveport

8.57 / hour

I was my sister's live in nanny when she had her first infant child and I still baby sit for her today and she has 3 children today.
Patrece S. - Seeking Work in Shreveport

11.42 / hour
Full-time hours

I am a 28yr old professional nanny looking to provide experienced and reliable childcare in your home. I have 13+yrs experience and am comfortable with children of all ages. Also, I have reliable transportation and am comfortable with pets.
Kayla A. - Seeking Work in Shreveport

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

Four months nannying a one year old, a few years of occasionally babysitting three children ages 5-12, occasional babysitting of three younger siblings.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Shreveport, LA?

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 Shreveport’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 Shreveport 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 Louisiana?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Shreveport?
  • 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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