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Samantha M. Nanny in Gurnee, IL 60031.

Looking for full-time work as a nanny.

  • First Aid Training

    First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

    CPR Training

Gurnee, IL

  • Age 31
  • 13 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: Within two months

Preferred Rate $15-$20 per hour

Samantha’s Bio

Hello, my name is Samantha but I usually go by Sam. I have been babysitting for 13 years. I have nannied for a few families in the past. I have my CPR & first aid certification as well. Formerly, a before & after school daycare teacher for 5 years & am currently a teachers assistant for over the last year at a daycare center. I am looking for a full time nanny position starting as soon as possible. I currently live in Gurnee. A little bit of my history: I have worked as a lifeguard in the past & taught swim lessons for 2 summers. I was a before & after school daycare teacher & worked with kindergarten through 4th grade. I absolutely loved it & working with every age. The daycare I work at now I started as a toddler teachers assistant. I am now working with all ages from infancy to school age (12). Working with all ages is fun and I've loved the experience and knowledge its given me. Now I just feel ready to focus on & become close with a few children & one family. It will definitely be a nice change for me to become more intimate with a single family & a few children. Will give references upon request.

I am very loving, patient & outgoing/active. I love doing things outside & enjoy doing activities/crafts that kids can enjoy. I also love reading & helping kids learn & gain further knowledge as they grow. I myself am a very active person & live a very fit & healthy lifestyle. I also love both dogs & cats! Some of my hobbies include working out, reading & cooking/baking. I look forward to hearing from you!


Age Specific Experience

13 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)

4 to 5 years of infant care experience

Infant Care:

  • Instruction (proper swaddling, feeding, changing, bathing)
  • Assist with setting a routine

Special Needs Experience

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Cognitive Disabilities
  • Social/Emotional

Special Needs Conditional Experience

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Delayed Speech
  • Developmental Language Disorder
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Special Needs Services Experience

  • Administering Medication
  • Assistance With Transportation
  • Bathing
  • Bladder and Bowel Assistance
  • Dressing Assistance
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Grooming and Hygiene
  • Specific Meal Preparation (foods to avoid, etc.)

Availability & Job Preferences

Availability Duration

  • Temporary (4 to 12 months)
  • Permanent (1 to 2 years)

Job Duration

  • Will consider a full time position
  • Start date is flexible


My availability is valid through 1/31/18

  • Open availability on weekdays (M-F)

Skills & Abilities

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

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
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Samantha M.
Samantha M.
Gurnee, IL 60031

of age


years experience

Preferred Rate $15-$20 per hour

  • Basic Background Check

  • First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

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