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Holly P. - Seeking Work in Chesterfield

14.28 / hour
Full-time hours

I worked at 2 daycares in the past with both with infants and toddlers. I also worked at the midlothian ymca with infants, toddlers and 8 year olds and I also worked with infants up to 12 years of age. I worked with a few families in the past one was with a 2 year old and an infant the other family was with a 10 year old boy before and after school. I work as a nanny now with 2 older girls after school 11 and 13 i work part time but I would like to find something full time or a part time job working in the morning to early afternoon.
Amanda  S. - Seeking Work in Chesterfield

20.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

My name is Amanda and I am a current junior at Virginia Commonwealth University. I study psychology and am aspiring to become a guidance counselor in the future. I have been working with children of all ages for the last 8 years. I started off as a cheer leading coach at 14 for OB Gates Elementary. I coached girls ages 5-13, starting with the younger kids (5-7) and eventually moving up with the Seniors (11-13) as I got older. In between that time I started being compensated for nannying with families. I started off with two 18 month olds and had them until my school schedule no longer fit. I then started working with a church every Sunday with children raging from 6 weeks to 12 years old and still work with this church currently. I also for the last year have been with a family full time working with an 11 year old as well as an autistic 7 year old. Recently I’ve started with two boys ages 8 weeks, 2 1/2, and 4! I am accustom to being with a child all day, feeding, playing, putting them down for naps, and bathing them. I am also accustom to doing light housework and helping out where I can around the home when children are napping
Tangileaq R. - Seeking Work in Chesterfield

10.00 / hour
Full-time hours
3 yrs of experience

Hello! My name is Tangileaq and I am 23 years old and looking for a family I can become apart of and being a helpful hand. I have a clean driving record, fully reliable, flexible schedule, superior communication skills and also a complex problem solver. I have a daughter who will be 2 on Halloween so I know how stressful life can get at times . I have open availability
Rebecca W. - Seeking Work in Chesterfield

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours

I also currently have an associates degree in arts and science for transfer. an I Have worked with children of all ages from infants of 6 weeks to school age children for over 10 years and have worked in the infant room at primrose and at the Goddard school.I just love the ages i work with.I enjoy working with all ages of children. I do everything with the children from feeding, playing and changing if needed and giving them lots of love whether its for comfort or to just be loving on them!I also cook,transport and even have gone to the swimming pool with children I've watched.I also can teach them some basic sign this .I really love watching the children grow and change so much in such a short period of time. Having that I've been babysitting for 10 years , I just love children and I love being able to watch them grow and learn new things.I look forward to meeting you and your family and getting to know you.
Chelsea G. - Seeking Work in Chesterfield

8.57 / hour

As one four children, I am very comfortable caring for others. As a teenager I babysat for numerous families. I also worked as newborn nursery nurse, so I am comfortable with newborns, all the way up to teenagers.
Ivelisse T. - Seeking Work in Chesterfield

20.00 / hour

I was a nanny for a family with two children. I loved and cared for them for 2 years from 7:30 till 4:30. I spoke fluently to them in spanish as the family wanted them to learn the language.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Chesterfield, VA?

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 Chesterfield’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 Chesterfield 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 Virgínia?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Chesterfield?
  • 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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