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Candice L.

Nanny in San Jose, CA 95117.

Looking for full or part-time work as a nanny.

San Jose, CA

  • Age 27
  • 5 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: More than 6 months

Preferred Rate $10-$20 per hour

Candice’s Bio

My name is Candice! I am an Elementary Education Major at Northwest University and I am looking for some great opportunities to spend time with some kids. My family is from Duvall, WA, but I have lived in many interesting places including Chicago Il, Los Angeles CA, Buffalo NY, Dallas Tx, Nashville TN, and Brazil
I have many passions in life, but children and learning are two of them. I love the beauty that kids bring to the world and I want to help them blossom and develop that beauty through art, reading, sports, music, solving problems, and any other ways their amazing imaginations can invent. I hope that by interacting with children as much as I can I will achieve my goal. I love caring for children, teaching them, and keeping them safe while also having fun.
I have been a childcare provider for the past five years. I worked as a full time daycare worker at Springhill Childrens Academy in the year 2008 and I really enjoyed my time there. I also have experience working in family settings of various kinds. (Years 2009-present) I have cared for children of all ages, from newborns to middle school age. I am comfortable and have experience sitting children with learning disabilities (Autism and Dyslexia) and have provided some tutoring for the children I have cared for in the past. I am currently a teacher for an middle school art class and a kindergarten math class at Heritage Home School Co-op. I love seeing kids learn and grow there, but my time will be ending there in June and I am now looking for a summer nanny position.


Age Specific Experience

5 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)

1 year of infant care experience

Infant Care:

  • Assist with setting a routine
  • Occasional care

Special Needs Experience

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Cognitive Disabilities

Special Needs Conditional Experience

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism
  • Diabetes
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dyslexia
  • Juvenile Diabetes

Special Needs Services Experience

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

Availability & Job Preferences

Availability Duration

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

Job Duration

  • Will consider either a part time or full time position
  • Start date is flexible


My availability is valid through 8/31/15

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

Skills & Abilities

Languages Spoken:

  • Portuguese

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

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


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Candice L.
Candice L.
San Jose, CA 95117

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Preferred Rate $10-$20 per hour

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