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Jennifer M. - Seeking Work in Katy

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have over 15 years of child care experience. Starting from when I was younger, babysitting at the age of 12. In middle school , I volunteered for the ex-ed classromms helping the mentally handicap. When I went into highschool, It became an interest of mine, so I took health, cpr, family dynamics and early childhood education, while working at my highschool's daycare and volunteering in the infant rooms. I went on to work for 2 separate child care centers, while babysitting for 2 of my highschool teachers. I finally left the daycare setting and became a nanny.I have now worked as a nanny for 7 wonderful families, including 2 over in France where I am currently an au pair.
Wendi M. - Seeking Work in Katy

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

My past childcare experience has been some of my best memories. I have experience in caring for infants toddlers and newborns. I have used breast milk and formula, changing diapers, baths, soothing and helping familorder transition. I also have experience in arts and crafts, taking children on outings and doctors appointments with reliable car and insurance. I have experience with children with disabilities (ADHD, Bipolar,Autism) which was a great learning experience.
Brittany C. - Seeking Work in Katy

11.42 / hour

I used to nanny for a family of five before they moved to North Carolina. Julia was three, Mia was six and Baby Kel was eight months. I was in highschool just started out but it lasted for about six months. I met the family because I was enrolled in the Early Childhood Professions course at my school. After the family moved, I babysat for a friend of Carolines who rented the Newtons home out. A four year old boy and a six year old little girl. I was employed at xx as well. I work with all age groups at the daycare, mainly with three through five year olds. I was employed with xx for about 4 & a half years and I am currently a part time nanny for a family of one.
Margareth A. - Seeking Work in Katy

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours

Newborn care (feeding, diapering, naptimes)Preparing bottles, cleaning up Cooking for children Bathing and dressing children Helping children with general hygiene Driving children to school and activities organizing children's play dates. Providing developmentally appropriate educational games Teaching letters, numbers, and colors Teaching manners and other socially appropriate behavior Doing arts and crafts reading books going to the library assisting with homework taking children to parks and playgrounds organizing sports and other motor-skills activities Taking children on special outings to museums and the zoo Doing children's laundry Making children's beds Tidying up children's rooms and bathrooms Organizing and cleaning children's play area Cleaning up in the kitchen Loading, running, and emptying the dishwasher
Nicole O. - Seeking Work in Katy

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I have over 10 years of childcare experience that range from caring for family members, working in a childcare facility for over a year, and also working as a nanny for close to a year for a family with 2 older children (11 and 14) as well as working for a family with an infant (3 months). I am also a mom to an almost 3 year old girl and I love it! I have a lot of experience working with infants and feel so comfortable with them.
Karen L. - Seeking Work in Katy

7.32 / hour
Full-time hours

I am a mother of four, ages 17-25. That is a lot of mothering experience! In addition, I have cared for infants and toddlers in my home for almost ten years. On a side note, my husband and I have cared for infants and toddlers in the nursery of our church for over twenty years. My experience as a former teacher and childcare center director also play a large role in my experience with children. I have a B.S. in Education and am a Speech Language Pathologist. Caring for infants and toddlers is who I am...it's not what I do. It brings me great joy!
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Katy, 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 Katy’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 Katy 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 Katy?
  • 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?