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Looking for work as a babysitter or nanny

  • 8 years paid experience
  • Babysitter in Platteville, WI 53818

Meet Bridget

  • Speaks English and German
  • Comfortable with pets
  • Has a car

Hello! I'm Bridget, a senior in college studying business and creative writing. My spring course load is entirely virtual so I am looking for a part-time or a flexible full-time babysitting/nannying position. I am open to staying in the area after graduation. I have 8+ years of childcare experience in multiple different areas. I started off babysitting for my neighbor during the occasional date night when I was 12. When I was 14, I started assisting with Sunday School during the school year and summer school over the summers. When I was 17, I started nannying over the summers for a family with 4 boys, and I continued with that family for 4 years. I also taught swimming lessons at a swim school for about a year and a half during that time as well. I have watched up to 7 children in a family at a time. I have Read more the most experience with kids ages 3-12 but I've worked with both younger and older kids as well. I have not watched infants before. My favorite things to do with the kids I watch are read books, sing songs, play board games, go to the park/pool/zoo/trampoline park, play games outside, do scavenger hunts, and other activities that the kids come up with. I enjoy watching kids grow and learn new things as they explore, and I love being a part of that process. In my free time, I enjoy playing cards with friends- my current favorites are Five Crowns, Spoons, and Euchre! I also enjoy crafting in several different mediums- painting, drawing, wood burning, cross stitching, and others. I am super passionate about animals and I was a long-time volunteer at my local animal shelter before the pandemic hit. Exploring and traveling is one of my other passions- I've been to 7 foreign countries, studied abroad over winterim in Germany, and went backpacking in Europe last January.

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


  • Willing to consider either a part time or full time position
  • Seeking Short-term (1 to 3 months), Temporary (4 to 12 months), Permanent (1 to 2 years) employment
  • Start date is flexible
  • My availability is valid through 3/24/21

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Willing to care for 4+ children per sitting

$10-$25/hr for the first child, $2 for each additional child

  • Preschooler (age 4-5)
  • Grade School (age 6-11)
  • Pre-teen/ Teenage age (12+)
  • Special needs expand

    • Physical Disabilities
    • Social/Emotional
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Autism
    • Epilepsy
    • Hearing Loss


Business Administration Management

Currently attending University of Wisconsin - Platteville


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 expand

    • Finishing homework
    • Checking answers
    • Studying for a test
    • Proofreading
    • Basic math
    • Pre-algebra
    • English
    • Essay writing
    • German

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