Lyman, SC
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Nicolette D. - Seeking Work in Lyman

7.75 / hour

I have 2 years as a nanny, and 4 years as a sitter for experience. I am all about hands on and engaging children with crafts and fun activities. I have taught many of the toddlers sign language. I have experience with special needs and behavior problems. All my previous families are willing to write recommendation letters for me.
Caitlin F. - Seeking Work in Lyman

8.57 / hour

I have babysat for kids of all ages for the past 8 years, and also infants in my church nursery for 8 years. The most kids I've watched at once was 14, for 2 hours, for a Bible study. I can do arts and crafts, provide snacks/meals, and much more. I love kids, especially infants!
Deidre B. - Seeking Work in Lyman

11.42 / hour
Full-time hours

I began working with children at 16 years of age. I started at a local preschool facility part-time after school. I stayed with that same facility for 12 years with the last 4 years teaching K3. I left there to pursue my education further and received a degree in Middle Grades Education at USC Upstate. I have been CPR and First Aide certified for 16 years.
Jessica B. - Seeking Work in Lyman

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

I have worked as a nanny for 9 years for four different families and I have 10+ years experience with children ranging from newborn-17 years old. My experiences include volunteer teaching and coaching, working as an instructional assistant in a classroom, substitute teaching, and babysitting/tutoring. I have a college degree and have studied to be a teacher.
Jessica B. - Seeking Work in Lyman

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

I have worked as a nanny for 10 years for four different families and I have 10+ years experience with children ranging from newborn-17 years old. My experiences include volunteer teaching and coaching, working as an instructional assistant in a classroom, substitute teaching, and babysitting/tutoring. I have a college degree and have studied to become a teacher.
Chelsea T. - Seeking Work in Lyman

7.90 / hour

I have many children in my family I have cared for including two younger sisters. I have also babysat for children of past teachers and family friends
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Lyman, SC?

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 Lyman’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 Lyman 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 South Carolina?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Lyman?
  • 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?