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Austin, TX Nannies

Sofia H. - Seeking Work in Austin

Hourly rate12.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience4 yrs of experience

Hi! I'm Sofia and I have always worked with children since I can remember starting off with my siblings when I was younger. I have worked with itty bitty kids from 4 months to older kids that are 18 years old. I've practically seen it all and there hasn't been an "impossible" child that I can't work with! Even the "most difficult" child has been able to work with me (so don't be worried about your kids!!). I am the oldest of 5 in my secular family, and in the middle between my cousins who are now having kids of their own. So childcare has become second nature to me!
Kailee H. - Seeking Work in Austin

Hourly rate20.00 / hour
Years of childcare experience< 1 yr of experience

My names Kailee, I'm 18 years old and working myself all the way through college. I grew up in Austin and love the area and culture. I love children and have lots of experience working with young-middle age children as well as special needs kiddos! I worked at a special needs summer camp as well as an after school program for two and a half years and absolutely loved it. I am willing to do housework, to get CPR certified, as well as other things you might see fit for the benefit of your little one. I am very adventurous and creative and would love the opportunity to help take a load off of you and create a special bond with your amazing kids.
Cydney  C. - Seeking Work in Austin

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

I am a psychology and sociology student in my senior year at CU Boulder. I will be graduating in May, and after that am spending my summer as a camp counselor! I have a large family with many young kids, through which I've discovered how much I love children. When I visit my family, I spend the whole time chasing after my younger cousins and playing with superhero action figures. I also enjoy hiking, writing, drawing, and watching movies. After my summer job, I am moving to Austin and would love to be able to nanny as a full time job there.
Dejah G. - Seeking Work in Austin

Hourly rate7.25 / hour
Years of childcare experience1 yrs of experience

I am a high school graduate and I am looking forward to extend my experience I learned in high school have a career in life also I am starting college at ACC I am great at handling kids with their needs and there accomplishments for their parents.
Maranda S. - Seeking Work in Austin

Hourly rate14.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience18 yrs of experience

My name is Maranda Shores I'm 34 years old and I love kids, I like to BBQ and spend Sundays with my family
Angeles Z. - Seeking Work in Austin

Hourly rate10.00 / hour
Hours (full-time or not)Full-time hours
Years of childcare experience< 1 yr of experience

I am fluent in English & Spanish. I am a student. My major is Pre med Biology. I give great care when it comes to your small loved ones. I cook, clean, organize and I have honest and hardworking. I’d like to do meet ups before hand to see if I’m a good fit to meet your needs. I’m here to make your life easier. Thank you!
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Hourly rate15.00 / 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 Austin, TX?

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 Austin’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 Austin 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 Texas?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Austin?
  • 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?