Dover, PA
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Dover, PA Nannies

Melisa V. - Seeking Work in Dover

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

Childcare is my passion, I've been nannying and babysitting for over 8 years now and I've worked with children of all ages, multiples, and lots of different family personalities.
Jessica J. - Seeking Work in Dover

12.00 / hour
1 yrs of experience

Hi my name is Jessica and i am looking for Babysitting as another part time activity, aside from my job at Weis Markets. I have a very full family and i am used to caring for children less than 1 and older! I am a very educated responsible student who is willing o work with your schedule as well! Please if interested contact me by my email or number ([email protected])

Services And Training:
I am comfortable doing date night supervising, overnight care, and swimming supervision.When it comes to my experience, I have extensive experience with child and supervision care.

Contacting Me:
Please inform me if interested!
Melisa V. - Seeking Work in Dover

15.00 / hour
Full-time hours
< 1 yr of experience

I love singing, reading, arts and crafts, and I also love doing educational and developmental activities. I believe a child's highest potential is only achieved through adventure and education and I do my best to implement those things in every day activities.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Dover, PA?

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 Dover’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 Dover 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 Pennsylvania?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Dover?
  • 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?