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Krisann P. - Seeking Work in Waco

8.57 / hour
Full-time hours

My past childcare experience was with a 3 year old boy. His name was Manuel, My neighbors kid. I watched him through out the week, till about mid day everyday. When Manuel would arrive we would pay the X-BOX, color in our coloring books, talk, watch some television, go for short walks with my dog Plex, or play outside if it was a good day. He would let me know when its time to eat and I would cook us up something Yummy! I never left him unattended And he knew I would be there if he needed anything. I believe in time out because kids are curious they want to get into things, try new stuff out and there has to be a limit set from right and wrong. I never came off as scary but he understood that what he did was not acceptable.Sometimes he would say foul language or running Off or Outside without permission ect.As an over all experience it was great. I fe really comfortable with Children.
Tiffenee N. - Seeking Work in Waco

8.57 / hour

I have been a live-out nanny for three summers for two different families. Both families had three children with ages ranging from 3 to 15. With these families I worked up to twelve hours a day five days a week. I cooked, drove and entertained the children while making certain to bring them to their daily/weekly activities.
Sydney M. - Seeking Work in Waco

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours

Ive been a caregiver/nanny/babysitter for about 9 years. Im a very responsible, dependable, kind, caring, loving, and patient person. I love to be active with the kids playing outside, doing arts and crafts, reading books, playing games. Im very engaged. I have my own reliable transportation and I do not smoke.
Joan N. - Seeking Work in Waco

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

After retiring from reservations, I wanted to do something much more rewarding. My love of babies and children, with experience of younger siblings, and high school babysitting, I became interested in becomming a nanny. I have worked for high profile families including professional golfers and family. My number one priority is the safety of the children in my care, then boosting their self-esteem. I have wonderful reference letters, picture album, etc.
Hannah S. - Seeking Work in Waco

17.14 / hour

Babysitting, Tutoring, Teaching 1st grade math/english, directing Children's choir, directing Vacation Bible School, teaching Sunday School. I am currently serving as a youth & children's Pastor.
Andrea W. - Seeking Work in Waco

7.97 / hour

I babysat a friends daughter from 8-5 on the weekdays starting at 2 weeks old until about 3 years old.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Waco, TX?

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 Waco’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 Waco 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 Texas?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Waco?
  • 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?