Relevant experience where I also cared for children were…I am CPR certified for adults and infants. I am also a part time child therapist for Community Counseling of Bristol County. I have experience working with children and teens since 2008. Throughout my graduate school education I also took care of a three month old child for three years.
Activities I enjoy doing with children…I enjoy doing crafts, social skills activities like, feelings identification/communication. I also enjoy doing activities like yoga, going for walks, and incorporating them in daily routines to build familiarity and confidence.
The most important part about being a nanny…The most important thing about being a nanny is showing a child that they cared for and accepted for who they are.
My experience with special needs children…Most of my experience is working with kids who are differently able developmentally, physically, and have emotional/behavioral concerns. I am open to discussing you specific child's needs and meeting their identified goals.
My favorite nanny moment…My favorite nanny moment is when I can engage a child/children in their preferred activity and teach/re-enforce skills they need, like going for a walk, sharing play, and communicating what they need.