Bluefield, WV
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Brittany C. - Seeking Work in Bluefield

9.00 / hour
Full-time hours
14 yrs of experience

Hello my name is brittany. I have up to 8 year + experience in taking care of children, not only my own 2 children but baby sitting is what I've. Always enjoyed the most. I love kids and reassuringly I have great communication skills with children patience (big key option) and enjoy watching them learn and grow . I am very trust worthy and have great references. If giving a nanny opportunity I would not let you down and u can be assured your child is in safe caring and loving hands. I have always enjoyed babysitting to raise money tword my collage fund becouse not only do I get to make money but to meet new people and their children is so exciting to me and I hope my first impression and to show my skills as a nanny or baby sitter shine through and I can be of some help to other parents. Thank you for your time, hope to see you soon ... Brittany cook 5-15-18.
Rachael W. - Seeking Work in Bluefield

8.92 / hour
Full-time hours

I am the oldest of 6 children. I have always loved children. I have worked at a day care for the past 3 1/2 years and I loved it. I held the title if activities coordinator. I also worked in the pray and play room where I helped the kids learn to play together, how to play with toys and learn shapes and colors. We had a lot of fun. I was able to interact with children of all ages 1 month-13 years old. I teach Zumba and children hip hop and p.e.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Bluefield, WV?

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 Bluefield’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 Bluefield 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 West Virginia?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Bluefield?
  • 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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