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Georgia  P. - Seeking Work in Lorain

8.30 / hour

Nanny mother and lead daycare teacher
Nicole B. - Seeking Work in Lorain

10.50 / hour
6 yrs of experience

I love kids. There are so awesome. I have never had a child that doesn't like me or cling to me.
Per’Asia W. - Seeking Work in Lorain

10.00 / hour
Full-time hours
2 yrs of experience

Ashley  H. - Seeking Work in Lorain

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours

WORK EXPERIENCE January 2010- June 2012 Nanny I worked for a family of four, a little girl and a baby boy. Duties included changing diapers, naptime, playtime, outings, running errands inclusive of grocery shopping, dry cleaning etc. I also prepared meals, laundry and light housekeeping. October 2009- January 2010 Nanny Unfortunately due to location I ended my term with a family of 6 after only a short period. I worked with four children ages 2-9, which inclued two twin boys. Duties included meal prep and transporting children to various activities. May 2008- February 2009 Studio Associate Duties included taking photos, answering phones, customer service, and cleaning. May 2004- May 2008 Nanny I took care of a little one year old boy until he was school age. Duties included diaper change, naptime, playtime, meal prep, and outtings. EDUCATION High School 1999-2003 Diploma LANGUAGES English HOBBIES/INTERESTS Photography, travel
Jessica C. - Seeking Work in Lorain

11.42 / hour

I have a degree in social work and have worked with middle and high schoolers in a special needs school for 8 years. I have been the nanny for three families over c the last two years. Job responsibilities have included transportation to and from school, transportation to after school activities, planned activities and field trips, General house hold cleaning (dishes, straightening up), laundry, tutoring and homework help, cooking.
Garnett S. - Seeking Work in Lorain

8.79 / hour
Full-time hours

I was an on call nanny for almost five years , out of the several families I have worked for only one of them had one child so I have more than enough experience to handle multiple tasks while watching the children. The children I've watched at one time was eight of them , and that family I nannied for five years straight. I was responsible for cleaning , cooking , grocery shopping , laundry , getting the children ready for school in the mornings , then helping with home work after school , or going to school activitys for them , feeding their pets , typically making sure that everything was in order and everyone was happy and taken care of.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Lorain, OH?

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 Lorain’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 Lorain 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 Ohio?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Lorain?
  • 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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