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Looking for work as a nanny.

  • 10 years paid experience
  • Age 59
  • Nanny in Vacaville, CA 95688

Meet Lynn

  • Comfortable with pets
  • Has a car

Lynn Root P.O. Box 2642 Phone: (707) 761-6838 Vacaville, Ca 95696 Summary   I am a highly experienced Early Childhood Education professional with a strong dedication to the safety of children and the developmentally appropriate practices of NAEYC.                                                                Core Qualifications   •  Managing classroom for diverse populations • Child centered classroom settings • Positive learning environment •  Experience working special needs students • Emergent curriculum •  Effectively work with parents •  Developmentally Appropriate lesson planning • Excellent classroom management   Professional Experience Head Teacher , 3/2004 - 03/2012   Child Start Incorporated – Napa, CA   I Maintained a safe child oriented environment that is conducive to child initiated play. Small group activities developed with the State of California learning Standards in mind. Implemented Creative Curriculum to a diverse class of children, including children with special needs. Managed federally mandated health, nutritional, educational comprehensive data on the services, staff, Read more children, and families served by Head Start programs.   Mentored teacher aides, associate teachers, parent and community volunteers, also supervised food service staff.   Pre-Teacher and School Age program Leader , 6/1998 – 3/2004   Vaca Valley Preschool and Childcare Center – Vacaville, CA   Planned and implemented core learning objectives for 12 preschool children aged 2-4 year olds. Provided after school instruction and support for children aged 5-12year olds: organized Summer Camp activities and field trips   Routinely stepped in to aid in the running of the center, cooking for 60 children, cleaning and sanitizing the center.   Provided administrative support when needed, collected payments, answered phones, as well as, assisting with recruitment and fund raising efforts.   Lab School Assistant , 1/1996 – 6/1998   Solano College Children's Program – Fairfield, CA   Worked in toddler, two year old and preschool age children, assisting with all aspects of care including: diaper changing, toilet training, meal and nap time routines.   Set up learning environments, facilitated learning activities, collaborated with teaching staff. Sanitized equipment, toys and facilities daily. Mentored Early Childhood Education students in developmentally appropriate practices.   Education and Training   2012 Brandman University – Fairfield, CA,                        2007 Solano Community College – Fairfield, Ca, Bachelor of Arts Early Childhood Development                  Associates of Arts Early Childhood Education •  Graduated in June 2012 with Honors.                                Graduated with Honors 2007 Certifications   CPR, First Aide, Certification Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS) Certification Blood Bourne Pathogens, Safe Food  /Child Nutrition trainings. Teacher Permit/Site Supervisor Qualified Infant Toddler/ Administration specialization coursework.  

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  • My availability is valid through 12/4/12

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Willing to care for 4+ children per sitting


  • Infants (age 0-11 months)

  • Toddlers (age 1-3)
  • Preschooler (age 4-5)
  • Grade School (age 6-11)
  • Pre-teen/ Teenage age (12+)
  • Special needs expand

    • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Asperger's Syndrome
    • Autism
    • Diabetes
    • Hearing Loss
    • Visual Impairment


Early Childhood Education

Graduated Brandman University

Additional services

  • Potty Training
  • Meal Preparation
  • Laundry
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Willing to drive children to events, school, appointments, or carpooling
  • Homework expand

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