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Jessica O. - Seeking Work in Lewiston

10.50 / hour
Full-time hours

I have worked in a daycare for the past 7 years, working with kids ranging from 6 weeks to 13 years old. In addition to daycare I am a community support worker working with kids with disabilities helping to work on social skills and everyday life skills.
Tracie T. - Seeking Work in Lewiston

10.20 / hour
Full-time hours

I have cared for children since I was in junior high school. Once I graduated college I worked as an ed tech in K-4 and left there to work in childcare with infants and toddlers for 10 years. I ran an infant classroom for 6 years with another staff member. I cared for up to 4 infants/toddlers on my own, organized and designed the classroom, nurtured, loved and cared for the children in my care.
Maureen G. - Seeking Work in Lewiston

10.90 / hour
Full-time hours

I have 4 grown children & my 4th grandchild on the way . Have taught preschool for 23 years
Heather B. - Seeking Work in Lewiston

10.00 / hour
Full-time hours
4 yrs of experience

I love children! I have two of my own, a boy age 5 and a girl age 7. They are my pride and joy. I have worked as a youth worker in prior places of employment. Working with children brings joy to my life. I believe in being caring and fair but also setting structure for children is important. I feel I am a good role model and am looking forward to finding a family to work with long term.
Samantha G. - Seeking Work in Lewiston

17.14 / hour

I have worked as a live in nanny for two months in Belgium, and have babysat for many years
Morgan B. - Seeking Work in Lewiston

11.42 / hour

I was a nanny for two years
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Lewiston, UT?

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 Lewiston’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 Lewiston 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 Utah?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Lewiston?
  • 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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