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Infinity M. - Seeking Work in Sumter

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I'm very patient, kind, polite, caring and most importantly, I love children! As the eldest of two, I've had my fare share of babysitting/nanny moments. I have been a live in nanny for one child. I also have to part time babysitting jobs. I have completed numerous classes in high school that have strengthen my knowledge in healthcare, first aid and CPR.
Laura E. - Seeking Work in Sumter

11.42 / hour
Full-time hours

I began babysitting for local military families at age 15. From newborns to age 12. In high school I took 3 years early childhood education and completed CPR certification and was registered to be able to work at a daycare. I was registered and worked in New Orleans, LA where I watched 8 children during the day while their military mother or father was at work.
Brittany L. - Seeking Work in Sumter

8.57 / hour

I have worked in a day care for about two years caring for three and four years old. I also babysit my 4 year old niece and two year old nephew.
Yolanda D. - Seeking Work in Sumter

8.57 / hour
Full-time hours

I have taken care of my nieces, sisters, and cousins.
Peyton R. - Seeking Work in Sumter

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

I am love kids an I'm verry good with them and I watched my sister's 4 kids everyday so I'm pretty used to kids an no how to have a good time an keep them safe an happy!
Maria C. - Seeking Work in Sumter

15.00 / hour
2 yrs of experience

Hi I'm Maria! I'm available immediately to help you some hours per day! English speaking and other languages! Experience and a son with 6 years old!!!
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Sumter, 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 Sumter’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 Sumter 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 Sumter?
  • 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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