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Brittney Jang
Northbrook$15/hr  |  5 yrs experience
I love working with kids and watching them grow! I would love to nanny your children!
Lisa J.
Northbrook$8.41/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have two children ~ 15 and ~12, and babysat for many years as a teenager. Love kids!
Emma Jiang
Northbrook$12/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
My name is Emma! I am 14 years old and have always been proficient in school so I can help with academics. I have a friend with lots of experience babysitting.
Lauren K.
Northbrook$22.85/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hi! I'm planning on graduating from Moody Bible Institute with a degree in Counseling in May and am looking for a full time job for the summer and possibly continuing into the fall. I love children and have over eight years of experience nannying and babysitting. I am very responsible, fun, punctual, hardworking, caring, have a perfect driving record, and have worked for families with 1-5 children of all ages.
Lauren R.
Northbrook$17.14/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
It was very pleasant, the kids and I played did school work, and took day trips. I currently also teach swim lessons in glenview to all ages.
Shannon B.
Northbrook$17.14/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I started babysitting for family friends and neighbors when I was 12 years old. While in High School I took all of the Child Development Courses and I worked at a Pre School all 4 years. After High School I babysat several times a year while I attended Cosmetology School. I decided to become a full time Nanny after I was done at Cosmetology School. I was debating whether or not I should go to college to become an elementary school teacher. I was a full time Nanny for 3 years and I worked for 2 different families daily. The first family that I worked for had one child. He was 18 months old. I watched him full time until he turned 5 years old. For the years I was his nanny we spent a lot of time doing learning activities, going on fun day trips to the zoo and other places he enjoyed. Once he was old enough to be in classes I took him a couple days a week to pre preschool classes at the park district and once he was in preschool I would drop him off and pick him up. During the hours he was at preschool I would run errands for his parents, clean the house and create fun projects for us to do during his free time. The second family that I worked for was for 2 junior high children. I would start my day working for them at 3pm when I would pick them up from school. I would bring drop them off and pick them up from their many activities during the week. While they were at their activities I would do laundry, pack their lunches for the next day, clean the house and run any errands that the parents needed done. When the children were home I would make them an after school snack and make sure they had their homework done and that they were studying for upcoming tests. 4 1/2 years ago I decided to stop working as a Nanny for both families and I started working full time for our family business that my father runs. Over the past 5 years I am still very involved in the younger boys life. I babysit for him when his parents need help and I have been tutoring him in spelling, reading, writing and math 2-3 days a week when I am done with my full time job. Though I do not have a teaching degree, his parents know how well he works and responds with me so they decided to ask me to help him, which I believe reflects on how well I work with children.
Rachel F.
Northbrook$8.57/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have been a baby sitter as a side job for a long time. I was a teacher at a dance studio for 6 years which allowed me to interact with children for hours and of all ages. it was a great job. I love being with children and this is what im passionate about
Jennifer C.
Northbrook$20/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have worked in childcare as a teacher with infants thru 5 year olds. I am a very kind,caring,sweet,warm,and loving person who loves to play with children,read to them,sing to them,do arts and crafts with them,go to the park,pool,library,beach,take,walks,and go on any fun outings with children. I love to stay busy and have fun with babies and children. I am a very hands on person who loves to get down on the floor and play with children. I do not believe in leaving children in front of the tv to watch it all day long. With babies I love to play with them and their toys,sing to them,read to them,hold them,rock them,cudddle them,give them tummy and back time,take them to the park,and go for walks. The best is when babies smile,laugh and coo. That's the best for me.
Northbrook$22.85/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have babysat for a variety of families with a variety of ages of children. I have also worked at a summer camp with first and second graders.
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Vanessa R.

Vannessa was taking care of my son . My son was 1 year 4 months when she started. Vannessa have patient, loving, trustworthy, reliable etc person. She does reading, art and crafts , out door activities, library, potty training, doctor appointment, arrange play date etc . She have the experience and skills for a nanny / babysitting position. - Leila mangal

Londan B.

Londan was very purposeful in her interaction with my kids. She listened to them to find their interests and always provided projects. Very reliable - Deanna

Londan B.

Londan is always willing to help with whatever is needed. She babysits, dog sits, cleans the house, and has even sat with me through medical procedures when my husband had to be with our son. Everyone in our family adores Londan, especially the dogs. She is incredibly sweet and attentive. - Katy

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How to Hire a Nanny in Northbrook, IL

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Understand Nanny Responsibilities in Northbrook, IL

Before beginning the search for a nanny, it’s important to understand what you’re looking for and if a nanny is the right choice for your child care needs. In hiring a nanny, first, you should think through what responsibilities you expect your nanny to handle. With that information, you can create a profile so that nannies can reach out to you. The boundaries for nannies duties vary from family to family. In general, a nanny is responsible for making sure your children’s needs are met, including things like ensuring they have opportunities to play and be active. When tasks go beyond child care, for example, housekeeping or meal preparation, it’s good practice to communicate these expectations with your nanny before hiring them. Along with the different duties that you ask for, experience and location can impact how much you should pay your nanny.

Northbrook Nanny Interviews

Once you start connecting with prospective nannies, the next step is a nanny interview. To make things a bit easier, here’s a list of some nanny interview questions to consider asking:

  • Do you have experience being a nanny?
  • 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 in Northbrook? Do you have experience being a live in nanny?
  • Are you open to being a nanny in a nanny share?
  • Do you have any references?
  • Are you trained in First Aid or CPR in Northbrook?
  • Do you have a driver’s license in IL? Do you own a car?
  • What salary are you seeking? Are you open to being paid through direct-deposit, pay stubs?
  • What are your expectations around over-time pay and vacation time?

During the hiring process, it’s essential to ask for references, and by asking their references questions you gain a better understanding of they will fit in your family. As you get closer to hiring a nanny, be sure to run a background check to ensure your kids are in good hands. When evaluating a prospective nanny, it’s essential to make sure you’re setting the foundation for a good relationship with your nanny. You can do this by being clear about your expectations around nanny responsibilities and compensation, and of course, by being friendly and welcoming! And of course, as you learn how to hire a nanny, Nanny Lane's nanny services are here to help you along the way.

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