Wayne, NJ
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Kaileigh C. - Seeking Work in Wayne

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I adore children. I love seeing them learn and grow in to young people. I have been babysitting since I was 15 (9 years) and for the past two years I have been working in a daycare. September 2010 to July 2011 I was a nanny for two families. One was one child and the other was a family of 6: four children 4,6 and one month old twins. Currently I have been a live in nanny house manager since Aug 2011.
Heather D. - Seeking Work in Wayne

8.77 / hour

I have worked at a daycare where I cared for children between the ages of 6 months - 5 years. Duties included doing arts and crafts, reading to them, teaching them letters and basic information for kindergarten, and also feeding, changing, cleaning, and supervising them. I was also a nanny for an 11 year old girl for a year and I have also baby sat for families with infants.
Erika L. - Seeking Work in Wayne

22.85 / hour

I have been babysitting and caring for children since high school and all throughout college. I have a degree in Elementary Education, and have also been a head counselor at a summer camp for the past 9 summers.
Christine M. - Seeking Work in Wayne

22.85 / hour

I have worked with children for the past 12 years in many capacities: teaching swim lessons, lifeguarding, working at day cares, tutoring, and being both an elementary and middle school teacher. I am a special education teacher, so I work with children with special needs on a daily basis, including those with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, those on the Autism spectrum, and those with multiple disabilities.
Kelly Z. - Seeking Work in Wayne

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

Iv worked with many families and I enjoyed it very much
Dora R. - Seeking Work in Wayne

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

I have always taken care kids. My first experience is taking care my two daughter and a son. Also, i was an assistant of a prestige daycare. I prepared meal, arranged games, read books,made craft, painted and drew for all the sweet kids.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Wayne, NJ?

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 Wayne’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 Wayne 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 Jersey?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Wayne?
  • 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?