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Columbus, OH Nannies

Sarah K. - Seeking Work in Columbus

Hourly rate10.00 / hour
Years of childcare experience7 yrs of experience

Hi! I am a 23 year old NY native living in Columbus (specifically Clintonville/Worthington area)! I work as a Paraprofessional in Johnstown at a specialized school for students with autism. I co-teach in our inclusive pre-school room. I'm currently a full-time grad student, working on my M.Ed in Special Education. I love working and playing with children, and would love to help your family out!

I am available weekdays around 5ish-10PM (depending on where you live) and weekends.
Nahja O. - Seeking Work in Columbus

Hourly rate14.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience1 yrs of experience

Hello, My name is Nahja I’m 20 years old and currently attend Columbus state majoring in psychology. I have experience working in a day care with toddlers and i also have a 4 year old brother . I love doing activities and going on outings .
Destiny H. - Seeking Work in Columbus

Hourly rate15.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience< 1 yr of experience

I'm good with children I grew up taking care of my sisters and my cousin and I am a mom to a handsome 2 year old boy
Andrew B. - Seeking Work in Columbus

Hourly rate15.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience< 1 yr of experience

I am a middle school special ED teacher, as well as a kids director at Rock City Church, and an intern at the Columbus Dream Center which is a non-profit in the Short North. I am invested in helping kids reach their full potential, as well as working with families to empower them to be the best parents they can be. Please feel free to call @
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Tereah C. - Seeking Work in Columbus

Hourly rate11.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience1 yrs of experience

I am a passionate, loving, caring,outgoing care giver . I currently am an Infant teacher at a Daycare. I have my CPR/FirstAid , TB test and have went through a background check. I am not very pleased with the professionalism at my current job so I am looking to start nannying again!
Isabella H. - Seeking Work in Columbus

Hourly rate9.00 / hour
Years of childcare experience1 yrs of experience

Hi my names Isabella! I am currently taking classes at Columbus state and my availability is Monday Wednesday until 5, and all day Friday, Saturday, Sunday. I have a lot of experience with children because i have a younger sister who I spend a lot of time with and have had two previous Nanny jobs for neighbors.
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Nanny Share is when two families share one nanny. The nanny has two employers and enjoys higher pay, while each family saves significantly on child care expenses.

The families below have found a nanny they trust, and are looking for another family to join them to save on childcare costs. Learn more about Nanny Share.

The Martin Family - Hiring in Columbus
Mrs E - Nanny Share Member

with Mrs E.
Hourly rate13.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Number of children2 kids

Looking for family to Nanny Share. We have a Nanny. Ideally, a family with a child between the ages of 2-4. The childcare would take place at our house near the Downtown Columbus Area. M-F 7:30 AM-5:30 PM. These hours are set and our Nanny receives a weekly rate, whether or not she's needed (like a daycare).
The Berger Family - Hiring in Columbus
Chynna Thompson  - Nanny Share Member

with Chynna T.
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 Columbus, OH?

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 Columbus’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 Columbus 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 Ohio?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Columbus?
  • 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?