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Looking for work as a babysitter.

  • -45 years paid experience
  • Babysitter in Cupertino, CA 95014
  • 15 miles, will travel 15 mi

Meet Karen

  • Registered Nurse
  • Speaks English
  • Comfortable with pets
  • Has a car

Note-State of California did a thorough background check. I received a home care aide license Oct.2,2020. I have loved children since I was a child. At age 5, my best friend's mother was a nurse. I admired & loved her mother & wanted to be a nurse too. Time to choose college courses, I decided to #1 take RN program & made #2 natural resources. I do love the out of doors & had hobbies such as several types of skiing, fishing,& was lucky to have an older neighbor with his life immersed in horses & horse packing in the mountains. I believe much in honoring our parents. After 20 yrs working in various areas of nursing, especially in the hospital, I took intensive care of 1st my Father, until his precious life passed. My Mother then needed alot of care also. Their care overlapped for about 2 yrs. My Read more Mother's care was close to 8 yrs. Their combined time that I assisted them was 18 yrs continuously. They were in & out of nursing homes & hospitals and their health & prosperity exceeded all expectations when they were at home under my direction, & not the institutions'. I was able to give my parents intensive care with the help of a physically strong caregiver for heavier duties. I prefer dogs & do enjoy some cats, & like other pets. I enjoy being playful with kids, teaching, & reading with them.

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  • Generally available afternoons, evenings, late nights and weekends
  • Daytime care availability during summer months
  • After school care availability

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RN nursing program

Graduated Humboldt State University 1975


Additional services

  • Meal Preparation
  • Laundry
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Swimming Supervision
  • Willing to run errands as needed
  • Willing to drive children to events, school, appointments, or carpooling

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