Nanny in Chicago, IL 60611.
Looking for full or part-time work as a nanny.
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- Age 31
- 10 years paid experience
Last signed in: Within a month
Preferred Rate $18-$25 per week
Hello My Name is Anna and I am a resident of the Gold Coast in downtown Chicago. I've been a nanny since my freshman year of college since 2005. I will say it's very weird to be back on this site as I haven't had to in 5.5 years. I've had a family that I've worked for since 2010. I'm sad that my time with them is ending due to them moving to a different state.
I started with this family when the child was only two months old and now she is almost six. It was a single parent home and I had a huge role in the childs life and in a way helped raised her. I've seen her grow into the little dynamite she is today and I'm extremely sad this is happening.
While caring for Sophie, I was able to build on my art career and most importantly share my talents with her. I'm proud to say I've made a great name for myself in the artworld and I've been able to do some amazing things. I've been on television quite a bit of times for it as well. I am also a certified k-12 Art Teacher. I earned this degree knowing it was more of a plan B for me. I like the freedom of being a nanny as apposed to being behind a desk teaching an overcrowded class room. I have the most respect for teachers but at this point in my life it's not what I want to do.
If we meet I can elaborate more on anything you may need or want to know. I will say that if I do become part of another family you will not be disappointed. As a nanny I see working with children in a position like this as making a new best friend and becoming part of a family. I don't see it as a job even though it technically is.
Thank you again,
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)
Special Needs Experience
Special Needs Conditional Experience
- Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Asperger's Syndrome
- Down Syndrome
- Hearing Loss
- Visual Impairment
Availability & Job Preferences
- Permanent (1 to 2 years)
- Will consider either a part time or full time position
- Start date is flexible
My availability is valid through 7/31/17
- Open availability on weekdays (M-F)
Skills & Abilities
- Potty Training
- Meal Preparation
- Light Housekeeping
- Willing to drive children to events, school, appointments, or carpooling
- Homework Help
Scheduled and confirmed interview and then was a no-show.