Bowie, MD
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Brittany T. - Seeking Work in Bowie

11.00 / hour
Full-time hours
7 yrs of experience

Hello my name is Brittany Thomas. I’ve been a child care provider for 8years now. I attend bowie state for child and adolescent studies. I currently am a preschool teacher at Colombia Academy but thinking about transitioning back to becoming a full time nanny . Most of my experience is with infants and toddlers. The youngest child was 6weeks and the oldest was 12 years of age. I truly have a passion for working with children and hope to become your new nanny:p

Tré  B. - Seeking Work in Bowie

14.00 / hour
Full-time hours
< 1 yr of experience

I am 24 years old. Olive arts and being creative. Things such as painting and coloring. I also love all types of music. I am good with kids because I am very playful and kind. I am understand and also a great problem solver. I have younger siblings. I love sports and running around as well. :)
Deshundra H. - Seeking Work in Bowie

15.00 / hour
1 yrs of experience

25 year old Medical student has working in childcare about 6 years love kids, very outgoing, friendly.
Chelaney E. - Seeking Work in Bowie

9.75 / hour
Full-time hours
< 1 yr of experience

Refiloe  N. - Seeking Work in Bowie

15.00 / hour
Full-time hours
< 1 yr of experience

Tatiana K. - Seeking Work in Bowie

18.00 / hour
Full-time hours
8 yrs of experience

Hello all, If you are looking for an experienced, patient and loving caregiver, I'm the lady for you. I'm 26 yrs old . My husband and I live in Bowie. I have a lot of experience taking care of kids since I was 16 years old because in my home city I was volunteer in a adoption house. Also I was an Au pair for 2 years here In USA with a wonderful family. I was taking care of 2 beautiful girls. I have good recommendations from them and also from another families that I used to work with. I have CPR certification, AED and First Aid. I really like to do activities outside, crafts, paint, table games. I'm not a friend of the iPad when Kids are with me. I really enjoy working with kids and I Love to teach them Spanish.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Bowie, MD?

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 Bowie’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 Bowie 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 Maryland?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Bowie?
  • 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?