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Michal F. - Seeking Work in Plainview

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

I'm a mom of 3 children I have my BA in business management and my MA is early childhood education. I've been working in day care for the past five years in teaching Hebrew school for over 10 years
Diana G. - Seeking Work in Plainview

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have worked with children for over 20 years in some capacity. My experience has been as follows: babysitter for various families throughout the years, camp counselor, morning assistance at before school care at an elementary school, volunteer at children events and organizations, working with foster children, nanny, tutor, mentor, teacher assistance for high school special education students, guidance counselor intern at high schools. I also have 3 nephews. I have experience with twins. I have experience with helping with homework, transporting children to various activities, light housekeeping, cooking meals, caring for children when sick, and spending holiday breaks doing various activities with children. I have worked with children of all ages during the last 20 years.
May Joy S. - Seeking Work in Plainview

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I am working as a nanny/babysitter for the past 9years for one family since he was 18months old until he was 11 years old.I walk him to school and pick him up after.I brought him to his activities. I give him a bath and play with him.
Soraia F. - Seeking Work in Plainview

20.00 / hour
2 yrs of experience

I have more than 30 years of experience. I'm very dedicated, loving. I have excellent recommendations.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Plainview, 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 Plainview’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 Plainview 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 Plainview?
  • 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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