Far Rockaway, NY
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Bianka H. - Seeking Work in Far Rockaway

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

My name is Bianka, I am a 23-year-old woman who is looking to become a part of yours family. I am a very well educated European woman I speak 3 different languages. When I was 20 years old I moved to London and worked as an Au pair. It was a very nice experience because I learned how to live by myself so I became really independent and also It has given me life-long memories and many opportunities that I am grateful for. I also worked in New Jersey as a nanny. Currently I live in NY. I I love being around kids and also I love teaching them by playing and also be like a big sister and be like a role model so when they grow up they still remember their values and make them want to be transcendent people. I have worked with children of mixed nationalities from newborns to 12 years of age. I have assisted with creative arts and art-oriented activities. I am an easygoing person who likes to learn new things everyday. I am clean and organized. I love baking, reading and crafts. I have a very healthy lifestyle and my hobby is working out. I am a family oriented person If you think I could fit in your family please don t hesitate to MSG me :) Thank you, Bianka! Less
Rahoni S. - Seeking Work in Far Rockaway

11.75 / hour

I have worked with the same family for 19yrs. They have 4 children who have now all grown up and gone off to college. I started when they were 14yrs, 11yrs, 4yrs and 18 months old. I was responsible for ensuring all the children were well cared for, nutured and stimulated in their daily routines. Proof of my success is that I am considered part of their family even attending family functions and the elder children's wedding.
Janet D. - Seeking Work in Far Rockaway

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have many years of experience working with children ages 0-18, but since March 2013 I have been working with the same family. They have twin boys that I have been caring for since they were 10 weeks old. I usually work 11 hours or more each day. I do housework, cleaning, cooking, playtime, and other activities.
Aramis  T. - Seeking Work in Far Rockaway

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I often have baby sat my cousins and nieces/nephews from the time they were born to up to the age of 9.
Lisa V. - Seeking Work in Far Rockaway

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I took care of an 8 month old girl. I had to nurture, provide meals, create fundament activities, care for her
Nicole  M. - Seeking Work in Far Rockaway

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

I have 6 years experence
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Far Rockaway, NY?

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 Far Rockaway’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 Far Rockaway 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 York?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Far Rockaway?
  • 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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