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Melissa C.

Nanny in Gilbert, AZ 85233.

Looking for part-time work as a nanny.

  • First Aid Training

    First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

    CPR Training

Gilbert, AZ

  • Age 46
  • 10 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: More than 6 months

Preferred Rate $15-$20 per hour

Melissa’s Bio

Hello Families! I currently live in the Chandler/Gilbert area with my husband of 16 years and my 14 year old daughter. I moved to Arizona almost 30 years ago from a small town in Iowa. I have been a full and part time career nanny for 25 years and have helped to raise children from dozens of different families. I enjoy and have extensive experience caring for children ranging in age from newborn to teen. I like to plan age appropriate activities for the children such as, arts and craft projects, reading, or a fun  outing to the park, a museum, or the zoo. I do not believe in sitting children in front of  T.V. or video games all day when there are so many great activities out there to do. Having been a nanny for so many years I have experience and am very comfortable transporting children when needed. I was also employed as a Sunday School teacher at a local church for 6 years. I was responsible for planning the weekly religious lessons and activities for children in pre-k through sixth grade and although, it could be quite challenging at times having a classroom so diverse, I found it to be very rewarding. I have spent the past 6 years volunteering as the leader for a Girl Scout troop of 10 girls age 9-10 years old. My responsibilities include managing troop finances, planning interesting group activities and educational field trips, and to ensure the safety of the troop. I am Infant/Child CPR/FA certified, finger printed, background checked and can provide a certified copy of my 5 year driving record, excellent references and letters of recommendation upon your request.


Age Specific Experience

10 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

Infant Care:

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

Special Needs Experience

Age groups: Infant, Toddler, Youth, Teen, Adult, Senior
Has own special needs child
Years of Experience: More than 10 years

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
  • Delayed Speech
  • Down Syndrome
  • Hearing Loss
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mobility Challenges
  • Premature Newborn
  • Sensory Integration Disorder
  • Tourette Syndrome

Special Needs Services Experience

  • Administering Medication
  • Assistance With Transportation
  • Bathing
  • Dressing Assistance
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Feeding Tube
  • Grooming and Hygiene
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Positive Behavioral Support

Availability & Job Preferences

Availability Duration

  • Short-term (1 to 3 months)
  • Temporary (4 to 12 months)
  • Permanent (1 to 2 years)
  • Permanent (2 or more years)

Job Duration

  • Will consider a part time position
  • Start date is flexible


My availability is valid through 10/6/15

  • Weekday Early Morning (Before School)
  • Day-time Weekdays (M - F)
  • Weekday Afternoons (After School)
  • Weekday Evenings
  • Weekends Daytime
  • Weekends Evenings

Skills & Abilities

Homework Help:

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

Additional Services:

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


Miguel F. is a reference for Melissa C. Relationship: Former Employer
Tiffanie O. is a reference for Melissa C. Relationship: Former Employer
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Melissa C.
Melissa C.
Gilbert, AZ 85233

of age


years experience

Preferred Rate $15-$20 per hour

  • First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

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