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Rachel H. - Seeking Work in Lakeland

Hourly rate18.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience< 1 yr of experience

My name is Rachel and I'm currently employed by Polk County Public Schools, teaching intensive reading to 7th and 8th graders! I love working with children of all ages and seeing them flourish when in the right environment. Before I was teaching full-time, I was a camp counselor for 4th-grade girls, an after-school teacher for preschoolers, and a full-time tutor. I have a passion for health and wellness in all areas of life and I strive to inspire those around me. I have 3 nephews and 1 niece and I've been surrounded by children my whole life with my mother having her own daycare business. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me. I look forward to meeting you!
Natalia F. - Seeking Work in Lakeland

Hourly rate10.00 / hour
Years of childcare experience< 1 yr of experience

Hi! I’m Natalia, a full-time student at SEU. I am a ministry major, absolutely love kids and wouldn’t mind making some extra cash to help with school! :)
Amanda M. - Seeking Work in Lakeland

Hourly rate10.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience3 yrs of experience

My experience history is more extensive than just one kid. I worked in a nursery at a church for 2 years. We had ages 1 year to 5 years. Ive also helped watch my 13 neices and nephew's. I like watching kids because i get to play games and do activities while still being able to be the adult and take care of them. I prefer to work with potty trained kids.
Carly J. - Seeking Work in Lakeland

Hourly rate10.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience1 yrs of experience

Hello, my name is Carly Johnson. I am currently attending Polk State College, finishing my degree in Criminal Justice studies. I grew up in a large family (the 3rd of 10 kids) so I love working and hanging out with children.
Debron B. - Seeking Work in Lakeland

Hourly rate10.00 / hour
Years of childcare experience< 1 yr of experience

Hello my names Debron Branton I have worked in childcare for 7 years now and I have a love and passion for children I am certified with the state of Florida as a childcare professional.... I also do community instruction for voice and piano
Shelby - Seeking Work in Lakeland

Hourly rate22.85 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours

I have a Staff and Director's Crednetial. Currently I am working at daycare in the infant room with children ages 6 weeks to 12 months. We have four babies for one teacher. As weel as 3-5 year olds 18 per teacher. I have become an excellet mutlitasker as well as a more efficent childcare provider. Also, I was a nanny for a family with one girl and she is 16 months old i have been caring for her since she was 6 weeks old.
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Hourly rate10.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Number of children1 kid

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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Lakeland, FL?

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 Lakeland’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 Lakeland 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 Florida?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Lakeland?
  • 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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