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Waukesha, WI Nannies

Jessica B. - Seeking Work in Waukesha

11.42 / hour
Full-time hours

First and foremost I am a mother of a beautiful 11-year-old daughter. She is the reason why I wanted to change my career and work with children. I have worked in Child Care for 8 years. I worked for Kinder-Care Learning Center for 10 months when I left to take a job closer to home at Bright Days Learning Center. I spent the next 6 years working with some fantastic families and developing some wonderful friendships with co-workers, children, and parents. While I worked at Bright Days I was responsible to create weekly lesson plans, clean/disinfect toys, sweep, dust, take care of the classroom pets, change diapers/potty train, and set the table and even assemble food for meal times. My favorite times spent with the children I have worked with have been taking nature walks, finger painting, reading, running around playing tag on the playground, and calendar time. I love watching children work their minds and have fun while they are learning. Smiles, giggles, and the love children give me are the best rewards ever. I have worked with children ages 6 weeks to 11 years old. I have been certified in ECI & ECII since 2003 and am also certified in CPR & First Aid. The past year and a half I have been a Live-Out Nanny for a family that I have worked with at Bright Days. They have 2 boys and one girl ages 3, 7, & 10. I was responsible to transport them to and from after school activities, help with homework, light housework, cooking meals, giving baths, and putting the children to bed. I have even done overnights with the children while their parents are traveling for work. I have 3 families that I work with when the parents want "date nights" or when the children are out of school. I have been working with these families for about 5 years and will continue to do so as long as they will have me.
Kira C. - Seeking Work in Waukesha

20.00 / hour
Full-time hours

I am currently with a family who will I have been with for three years. I have been with this family since the children were 2 and 4. We have a daily routine and weekly outings. We enjoy going to the park, library, zoo, museum, swimming, day camps, and socializing with other children. I have become apart of this family and it saddens me to have to move on but I look forward to becoming part of another family. Previous experience with infants and toddlers.
Ashley J. - Seeking Work in Waukesha

14.28 / hour

I have been working in childcare, babysitting and occasional summer nanny jobs, since i was 10 years old. I love children, and enjoy helping parents weave their children through the learning process. I am kind, loveable, huggable, and genuine. I am reliable, trustworthy, and hard working. I am well mannered, and will work hard to gracefully instill good manners and ethics in your children. I am quiet and reserved mostly at first, but generally open up after a day or two. I have references if you'd like!
Angela N. - Seeking Work in Waukesha

8.57 / hour

I am a mother of two little boys. In addition, I am also an experienced and educated child caregiver. I have done in home childcare for several years. I have experience as a full time nanny, and I have over ten years of babysitting experience with children of all ages and needs. I am a college graduate and my work experience includes many hours working with children with special needs.
Chelsea S. - Seeking Work in Waukesha

22.85 / hour
Full-time hours

I began caring for children when I was 12 years old. I took a babysitter's course when I was 11 and was CPR/First Aid certified. I have cared for many families since then. I was a nanny for private families throughout my college education, both over the summer and during the school year. All the children I have cared for range in age from infant to 12 years old. I now have 2 children of my own (8 months and a 3 year old). In addition to my own, I also have 3 step children (ages 6, 9, and 12).
Krista K. - Seeking Work in Waukesha

14.28 / hour

My experience varies from working in a In Home Daycare, becoming a Nanny for a variety of families and ages of children. I have also had the opportunity working with autistic children, being a line-therapist and recently working in a daycare.
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What are some common responsibilities for nannies in Waukesha, WI?

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 Waukesha’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 Waukesha 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 Wisconsin?
  • Do you own a car? Do you have work experience in Waukesha?
  • 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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