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Wheeling, IL Nannies

Kim M. - Seeking Work in Wheeling

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours

I am compassionate, outgoing, enthusiastic and love working with children. I was self-employed for over 25 years and worked with children over half of my career. I miss working with children, they are my passion. My experience is in teaching dance, rhythmic gymnastics, gymnastics and figure skating. I no longer want to be self-employed and would like to be working with children again. I have my own car - 2013 Town & Country with an excellent driving record, my kids are adults and I would like to be a part of helping another loving family. I founded xx Which I contracted, created and taught at over 40+ Park Districts. I also hired, screened and trained all of my staff for over 15 years. I have worked with 2 yrs. thru adults over the years and have raised two of my own children one daughter and one son. I have also worked with special needs children through the xx and xx of Special Recreation. I also have CPR & Food Handling Certified. I grew up in Northfield and graduated from xx High School & currently live near Dundee & 83. I look forward to hearing from you. Warm regards, Kim
Mafe N. - Seeking Work in Wheeling

20.00 / hour

i studied teaching in arts, so i spent my time with kids all the time... and i have a baby, so i know about the child care.
Mariya S. - Seeking Work in Wheeling

22.85 / hour

05/25/2005~01/10/2014 05/25/1999~01/10/2005
Lina B. - Seeking Work in Wheeling

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours

I was taking care of kids, dropping and picking them from school, making them light food, playing games, reading books, teaching them new things, helping with homework and playing outside
Yaremi R. - Seeking Work in Wheeling

10.00 / hour
< 1 yr of experience

Hello! I am fluent in English and Spanish. I am 17 years old and am taking classes to become a preschool teacher. I have been a nanny for 6 years caring for kids in ages of 3 months to 6 years old. I love crafts and outdoors. I am very punctual and my goal is to make you and your child comfortable and happy. I love kids and I can’t wait to meet your family! Please message me if you’re interested!
Amy P. - Seeking Work in Wheeling

12.00 / hour
Full-time hours
25 yrs of experience

I have been working with children for over 20 years. I am a mom myself . I have worked with nanny placements services , ran my own day care when was my son was little. Which now he is grown. I can provide excellent references. I am available for full time and part time , over nights and weekends. I am a certified nurses aid and I am available for sick care.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Wheeling, IL?

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 Wheeling’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 Wheeling 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 Illinois?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Wheeling?
  • 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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