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Suzanne D. - Seeking Work in Powhatan

22.85 / hour

7 years experience as a summer nanny for children ages preschool through fourth grade, up to 7 at a time: in-state travel, meal preparation, light housework and cleaning, coordinating children's summer school and camp schedules, assisting with summer homework and reading. 4 years experience in a daycare setting working with children ages toddler through middle-school, up to 30 at a time: planned and implemented lessons, games, crafts, science experiments, 4-H service events, and off-site activities while maintaining classroom discipline and organization.
Patty M. - Seeking Work in Powhatan

17.14 / hour
Full-time hours

Hello!I have been a nanny for 26 years now.I absolutely love what I do! Being with little ones,playing with them,learning new things together,being there for the long term,as they grow up.I am loving,caring,kind,patient,trustworthy,and,dependable.I currently work for a family that I have been with for 6.5 years.Sadly,my position will be ending soon.Time to meet a new family!Thanks for viewing my profile.
Nechelle A. - Seeking Work in Powhatan

22.85 / hour

Hello, I have childcare experience working with all ages to newborn triplets to age 15 years old while the parents travel for work.
Tiffany A. - Seeking Work in Powhatan

8.57 / hour
Full-time hours

I work at the daycare for 5 years
Sierra W. - Seeking Work in Powhatan

25.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

Hi,my name is Sierra I’m 16 years old .I have watch my little cousin my mom friends daughter a couple of times.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Powhatan, 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 Powhatan’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 Powhatan 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 Powhatan?
  • 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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