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Looking for work as a babysitter or nanny

  • 8 years paid experience
  • Age 33
  • Nanny in Van Nuys, CA 91401

Meet Rachel

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

Hey there! My name is Rachel. I am currently finishing up an online certification; thus, I have a very flexible schedule. As of October 2017 I was laid off work as a nanny to the sweetest 10 year old. I worked with this child from the time she was 5, up until she was 10. She lost her mother to cancer when she was 4 and suffered from post-traumatic stress syndrome. I comforted and loved this child as my own. I was responsible for cooking for her, planning play dates, summer activities, driving to and from sports, occasional sleep overs while dad traveled, Christmas/back-to-school shopping, occasional morning drop-offs, swim lessons, bathing, and putting her to bed occasionally, and comforting her in times of sadness. Prior to working as a nanny, I worked as a children's swim instructor for 3 years. I was CPR, AED certified, as well as Lifeguard certified. Read more I was responsible for teaching children as young as 9 months up until 13 years of age water-safety skills and advanced swim technique. I've worked with children, formally and informally, all my life. I am looking forward to finding the right family and child/children to work with. If you think that might be you/yours, feel free to message me =)

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  • Basic background check Expired

  • Motor vehicle records check not run.

  • First aid certification

    First aid certification Not on file
  • CPR certification

    CPR certification Not on file



  • Generally available mornings, afternoons and evenings


  • Willing to consider a part time position
  • Seeking Permanent (1 to 2 years), Permanent (2 or more years) employment
  • Start date is flexible
  • My availability is valid through 12/19/17

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Willing to care for 2 children per sitting

$14-$22/hr for the first child, $2 for each additional child

  • Infants (age 0-11 months) expand

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



Currently attending Bryan University - Los Angeles


Additional services

  • Meal Preparation
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Swimming Supervision
  • Crafts
  • 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
    • Science
    • English
    • Essay writing
    • Spanish

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