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

  • 16 years paid experience
  • Age 31
  • Nanny in Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Meet Melissa

  • Speaks English
  • Comfortable with pets
  • Has a car

I have been told my profile says I am only available for a short period of time however that is inaccurate, I am available long term. I am very experienced in giving care for children. I have been doing so for over 15 years. I have experience with children with disabilities as well as mainstream kids. I have experience with all age groups from infants through teens. I am very active and have worked the past 7 years in fitness related fields, as well as child care. I was a former camp counselor where I supervised children, provided care, arts and crafts along with many other activities. I also have experience as a nanny, live in nanny, babysitter, & mothers helper where I ensured a safe home environment and activities for children of various ages and learning abilities Including challenges presented for caring of children with developmental disabilities. In addition Read more to this I have worked in preschools & day care facilities. I am CPR/AED/1st aid certified and have taken the red cross babysitting courses when I first started sitting at the age of 14.

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    Expired. Last completed on 04/08/2019.

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    Motor vehicle records check

    Expired. Last completed on 05/19/2015.

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    CPR certification

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Availability

  • Willing to consider working as a live in care provider
  • Willing to consider either a part time or full time position
  • Seeking Summer Position, Short-term (1 to 3 months), Temporary (4 to 12 months), Permanent (1 to 2 years), Permanent (2 or more years) employment
  • Open (all day, everyday)
  • Start date is flexible
  • My availability is valid through 5/7/19

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Troy K.

5/26/2015

We enjoyed having Melissa on board to help our Son get from School to After School Activities and help with homework so my Wife could cook and get chores done around the house. I recommend her because she took care of our Son, was never late to arrive, and provided positive reinforcement.

Experience

Willing to care for 4+ children per sitting

$20-$30/hr for the first child, $2 for each additional child

  • Infants (age 0-11 months) expand

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

    • Cognitive Disabilities
    • Physical Disabilities
    • Alzheimer's
    • Asperger's Syndrome
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
    • Autism
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder/Pervasive Developmental Disorder/Asperger Syndrome
    • Cancer
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Down Syndrome
    • Hearing Loss
    • Mental Illness
    • Mobility Challenges
    • Premature Newborn
    • Administering Medication
    • Assistance With Transportation
    • Bathing
    • Bed Baths
    • Feeding Assistance
    • Grooming and Hygiene
    • Lifting and Transferring
    • Mobility Assistance
    • Positive Behavioral Support
    • Repositioning
    • Sign Language
    • Specific Meal Preparation (foods to avoid, etc.)

Education

Exercise Science Health Fitness

Graduated University of Southern Maine 2012

References

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
    • Elementary science
    • Earth science
    • Science
    • English
    • Essay writing
    • Social studies

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