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Looking for work as a babysitter.

  • 2 years paid experience
  • Age 26
  • Babysitter in Portland, OR 97212

Meet Shakira

  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
  • Comfortable with pets

Hi my name is Shakira Simington, I’m a 26-year-old mother of an amazing two year-old little girl also a full time teachers aid with Infants at a place called We Village flexible childcare .My love for working with children began at the age 17 in High School as a special ed teachers assistant and being only 17 in high school I already knew I loved the feeling of knowing I was making a little bit of a difference in a kids life to the point where I for sure knew that I wanted to have some kind of career working or helping children of all ages . I my first aid and AED certification as well as my food handlers card and my introduction to Child Care health and safety certification I’m also enrolled in the central background check registry

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  • Basic background check completed and badge awarded. Contact the caregiver directly to see the report. What does this background check cover?

  • Motor vehicle records check not run.

  • First aid certification

    First aid certification
  • CPR certification

    CPR certification

Availability

  • Generally available afternoons, evenings, late nights and weekends
  • After school care availability

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Experience

Willing to care for 3 children per sitting

$13-$15/hr for the first child, $2 for each additional child

  • Infants (age 0-11 months) expand

    • Swaddling
    • Feeding
    • Changing
    • Bathing
    • Assist with setting a routine
    • Mother's helper
  • Toddlers (age 1-3)
  • Preschooler (age 4-5)
  • Grade School (age 6-11)
  • Pre-teen/ Teenage age (12+)
  • Special needs expand

    • Physical Disabilities
    • Medical/Special Healthcare Needs
    • Autism
    • Cancer
    • Down Syndrome
    • Mental Illness
    • Administering Medication
    • Bathing
    • Dressing Assistance
    • Feeding Assistance
    • Grooming and Hygiene
    • Recreational Music or Art Therapy
    • Specific Meal Preparation (foods to avoid, etc.)

References

Additional services

  • Meal Preparation
  • Laundry
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Crafts
  • Potty Training
  • Homework expand

    • Finishing homework
    • Checking answers
    • Proofreading
    • Basic math
    • Elementary science
    • English
    • Social studies

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