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Sara S. Babysitter in Grosse Pointe, MI 48236.

Looking for work as a babysitter.

  • First Aid Training

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Grosse Pointe Farms, MI

  • Age 31
  • 8 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: Today

Preferred Rate $10-$20 per hour

Sara’s Bio

Thank you for visiting my profile! I am a talented, responsible care-giver devoted to creating a safe & stimulating environment for children. I energetically lead individual and/or group activities that foster learning, social skills and interaction with others.

~Work History~

Family Babysitter/Nanny (October 2010-May 2018)

* Helped younger children learn how to accomplish small jobs appropriate for their ages * Completed tasks in an efficient and accurate manner * Maintained safe environments at all times * Updated logs with relevant information about activities and behaviors * Took children to extra-curricular activities and on outings to approved locations * Reviewed and followed parent directions for all aspects of children's care * Assisted older kids with homework, school projects and chores * Prepared healthy snacks and meals according to individual needs * Encouraged curiosity, exploration and problem-solving appropriate to children's development levels * Taught children to be understanding of and patient with others * Sought out good behaviors using the positive reinforcement method * Engaged with children on an individual basis in a pleasant manner * Identified signs of potential emotional or developmental concerns in children and brought them to guardians' attention * Instructed children on proper health and personal habits * Maintained a safe play environment through cleanliness and organization * Built constructive and open relationships with families with forthright yet friendly communication

I am a deans list graduate from Arizona State University (2009), holding a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature. Additionally, I am a certified yoga instructor (RYT 500) with extensive knowledge in human development.

I hope to hear from you!
-Sara

Experience

Age Specific Experience

8 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)

1 year of infant care experience

  • Instruction (proper swaddling, feeding, changing, bathing)
  • Assist with setting a routine
  • Occasional care

Special Needs Experience

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Physical Disabilities
  • Medical/Special Healthcare Needs

Special Needs Conditional Experience

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness

Special Needs Services Experience

  • Administering Medication
  • Assistance With Transportation
  • Bathing
  • Dressing Assistance
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Grooming and Hygiene
  • Lifting and Transferring
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Positive Behavioral Support
  • Specific Meal Preparation (foods to avoid, etc.)

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My availability calendar is valid through 8/29/2018

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Skills & Abilities

Languages Spoken:

  • English

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

Homework Help:

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

References

Alan L. is a reference for Sara S. Relationship: Former Employer
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Sara S.
Sara S.
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
31

years
of age

8

years experience

Preferred Rate $10-$20 per hour

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