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Vanessa D.

Babysitter in Stamford, CT 06902.

Looking for work as a babysitter.

  • First Aid Training

    First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

    CPR Training

Stamford, CT

  • Age 29
  • 17 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: Within three months

Preferred Rate $18-$20 per hour

Vanessa’s Bio

I am the oldest family member of my generation. I have been babysitting cousins since age 11 (an age most children still need a babysitter.) My sister was born when I was 13 and in many ways, especially as I’ve aged, she feels like a daughter to me. This position in my family helped me realize that I enjoy caring for, teaching and entertaining children of all ages. I am able to relate to the various needs of a child and therefore do my best to ensure an environment of safety and understanding. No matter the activity, I genuinely enjoy participating in anything appreciated by the children. I believe it is important to acknowledge that every family has different needs, expectations, and general routines. Communication between all parties is essential. I take pride in the fact that I am a fast learner and retain information very well. I am stable, responsible, and comfortable taking initiative, while also being adaptable and respectful of the requirements and preferences of the parents whose children are in my care.

Experience

Age Specific Experience

17 years of paid child care experience with:

  • First year
  • Toddlers (1 to 3 years)
  • Preschooler (3 to 5 years)
  • Grade School (6 to 11 years)
  • Pre-teen/Teenagers (12 years and over)

More than 10 years of infant care experience

  • Instruction (proper swaddling, feeding, changing, bathing)
  • Assist with setting a routine
  • Overnight care
  • Mother's helper
  • Occasional care

Special Needs Experience

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Cognitive Disabilities
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Medical/Special Healthcare Needs
  • Social/Emotional

Special Needs Conditional Experience

  • Alzheimer's
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder/Pervasive Developmental Disorder/Asperger Syndrome
  • Cancer
  • Delayed Speech
  • Developmental Language Disorder
  • Diabetes
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dyslexia
  • Hearing Loss
  • Heart Defects
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Mobility Challenges
  • Premature Newborn
  • Visual Impairment

Special Needs Services Experience

  • Administering Medication
  • Assistance With Transportation
  • Bathing
  • Blood Glucose Testing
  • Dressing Assistance
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Injection Assistance
  • Insulin Injections
  • Specific Meal Preparation (foods to avoid, etc.)

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Skills & Abilities

Homework Help:

  • Finishing homework
  • Checking answers
  • Studying for a test
  • Proofreading
  • Basic Math
  • Pre-Algebra
  • Elementary Science
  • Earth Science
  • Science
  • English
  • Essay Writing
  • Social Studies

Additional Services:

  • Meal Preparation
  • Laundry
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Swimming Supervision
  • Crafts
  • Potty Training
  • Travel with Family
  • Willing to run errands as needed
  • Willing to drive children to events, school, appointments, or carpooling
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Vanessa D.
Vanessa D.
Stamford, CT 06902
29

years
of age

17

years experience

Preferred Rate $18-$20 per hour

  • First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

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