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Denise G. - Seeking Work in Valley Stream

Hourly rate11.65 / hour

Dear Mrs. I’m a trustworthy, reliable, energetic, fun and well organized woman who is seeking for long term position as a Nanny. I’m looking for a family who will utilize my current nanny skills and will allow me to bring positive influence to the home. I’m very dedicated to my duties and very friendly. I have eight to nine years experience as a Nanny and seventeen as an aunt, older sister and godmother. I worked in a day care teaching and taking care of children from ages one and a half to six years old. As a nanny, I have looked after babies and I have been responsible from caring two children age one and a newborn for six years. This job required me to care for both babies, to feed them at the right time, to play games, read books, lots of interaction and provide a safe and clean environment. As both children are now at school full-time, my job as a full-time Nanny has come to an end. I am currently working as a nanny for a eighteen month old baby girl five days a week, from 8am to 6:30pm for almost a year. Since her parents are soon going to enroll her into a daycare full time once again my job as a nanny will come to an end. I love children and enjoy working with them, taking my responsibilities very seriously. I assure you of my honesty and integrity. The children’s health and safety it's my number one priority. If you require any further information, please don't hesitate to contact me I look forward to speaking with you soon. I believe I have all the necessary skills and qualities that you need for your family. Sincerely, Denise P.S. CPR & First Aid certified. I am Fluent in English and Spanish.
Beth S. - Seeking Work in Valley Stream

Hourly rate17.14 / hour

I worked with a wonderful baby boy (since he was 3 mos.)and his family for over a year. We shared many exciting milestones. At the same time, I also worked with a little boy in the mornings before going to school. We worked on specific skills for his independence and bravery. We were quite sucessful. Prior to this I cared for a child from the time he was born until the family moved, just prior to his third birthday. Presently I've been working with two children in the mornings for seven years; ages 13 & 9. I wake them and get them ready for school. My late afternoons are spent with a 12 year old girl, also for the last seven years. I supervise all activities, feed and bathe and provide academic support.
Leonor W. - Seeking Work in Valley Stream

Hourly rate20.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours

The following is a summary of what I can provide starting from newborn and up; preparing and serving infant and children's meals as well as driving them to and from school/activities. In addition, providing light housekeeping and maintaining appropriate attendance. REFERENCE *xx 10/2012-6/2013 Teacher assistant of the day care Helped with taking care of children from age 1 ½ -2 yrs old Diaper changing, feeding, play time, nap time, learning, prepared for holidays * xx 2010-2011, Taking care of an infant and two toddlers. Live out Nanny. Drove the kids to daily activities. Prepared daily meals. * 2009-2010, Taking care of three children ages 1, 3, 7 years old. Live out Nanny. Responsible for pickup and drop off to school/daycare. Drove children to doctor's office. Prepared daily meals. Organized childrens rooms. Child care and light housekeeping. * 2007-2009, Housekeeping. Personal Cook. Help prepare for holidays and gatherings. Personal assistant. * 2004-2009, Senior Concierge Services. Home Care. Personal driver for the elderly. Personal companion. Cook. Various House Choirs. LANGUAGES * Fluent in: English, Hebrew, Spanish QUALIFICATIONS * More than ten years experience in child care. * Strong ability to understand and follow direction. * Providing a safe and caring environment for children. * Excellent ability to provide an organic and healthy daily nutrition. * Punctual and responsible. * Posses a clean driver's license.
Leonor B. - Seeking Work in Valley Stream

Hourly rate14.28 / hour

A highly talented Child Care worker with extensive experience in caring for infants and children from new born to up; preparing and serving infant and children¡¦s meals as well as driving them to and from school or activities. In addition, providing light housekeeping and maintaining appropriate attendance. EMPLOYMENT HISTORY (Staten Island), NY: 2009-2010, Child care and light housekeeping (Home), FL : 2007 - 2009, Housekeeping, cook, personal assistant FL : 2004 - 2009, Home Care ( LANGUAGES: English, Hebrew, Spanish Education: High School Diploma QUALIFICATIONS ƒæ More than five years¡¦ experience. ƒæ Strong ability to understand and follow instructions. ƒæ Open minded individual. ƒæ Providing a safe and caring environment for children. ƒæ Excellent ability to provide an organic and healthy nutrition. ƒæ Very picky about personal hygiene for children. ƒæ Strong knowledge in stages of physical, emotional social and cultural development of children. ƒæ Hold clean driver¡¦s license.
Kimberly F. - Seeking Work in Valley Stream

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

I have many years experience with infants/ children including working in daycares, working privately for people, and running a daycare of my own. I have always loved kids and are great with them.
Katie Z. - Seeking Work in Valley Stream

Hourly rate20.00 / hour

I have been working with childern in a daycare setting for the past two years. During this time I have verb in charge of the nursery class ages 3 and 4 as well as the preschool class ages 4 and 5. While being employeed at the daycare and previously I have also babysat on occasion for children ranging from 7months to 11yrs
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Valley Stream, NY?

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 Valley Stream’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 Valley Stream 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 New York?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Valley Stream?
  • 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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