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Jennifer G.

Nanny in Wauconda, IL 60084.

Looking for part-time work as a nanny.

  • First Aid Training

    First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

    CPR Training

Wauconda, IL

  • Age 48
  • 25 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: Within four months

Preferred Rate $10-$15 per hour

Jennifer’s Bio

I am a very "young at heart" 45(ish), non-smoking, single mother of one, 20yr. old University of Washington Junior (Advanced-Placement High School Graduate, with The President's Award for Educational Excellence, an Illinois State Scholar, and Member of The National Honor Society). I have over 25 years of sitting/nanny experience having watched all ages - newborn through teen - including special needs, and up to four children at a time. I was certified in CPR & First Aid when I worked as a Girl Scout Camp Counselor.  I also love animals, so have no problems with pets - cats or dogs.

I grew up on the NW side of Chicago, graduated with honors from Mother Guerin Girls High School in River Grove, IL (now Guerin Prep.) & attended several different colleges (including early childhood education coursework). I love children & always want them in my life... They keep me young!

I am extremely flexible with days & hours, and don't really have any restrictions there.  My schedule is currently wide open, and I am able to work any "shift" - including overnights (single evening or extended stay). I do have a safe vehicle, and valid Driver's License, I have no problem with pick-ups & drop-offs, or errand running.

Please feel free to contact me to discuss your needs, my experience, & my reference contact information. Thank you in advance for your consideration.

Jennifer G.
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Experience

Age Specific Experience

25 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)

More than 10 years of infant care experience

Infant Care:

  • Instruction (proper swaddling, feeding, changing, bathing)
  • Assist with setting a routine
  • Overnight care
  • Mother's helper
  • Occasional care

Special Needs Experience

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Cognitive Disabilities
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Medical/Special Healthcare Needs
  • Social/Emotional

Special Needs Conditional Experience

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Delayed Speech
  • Developmental Language Disorder
  • Diabetes
  • Down Syndrome
  • Epilepsy
  • Hearing Loss
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Mobility Challenges
  • Premature Newborn
  • Seizures
  • Sensory Integration Disorder
  • Visual Impairment

Special Needs Services Experience

  • Administering Medication
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Assistance With Transportation
  • Bathing
  • Bladder and Bowel Assistance
  • Blood Glucose Testing
  • Dressing Assistance
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Grooming and Hygiene
  • Lifting and Transferring
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Positive Behavioral Support
  • Recreational Music or Art Therapy
  • Repositioning
  • Respiratory Care
  • Sign Language
  • Specific Meal Preparation (foods to avoid, etc.)

Availability & Job Preferences

Availability Duration

Willing to consider working as a live in care provider

  • Short-term (1 to 3 months)
  • Temporary (4 to 12 months)
  • Permanent (1 to 2 years)
  • Permanent (2 or more years)
  • Summer Position

Job Duration

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

Availability

My availability is valid through 4/1/16

  • Weekday Early Morning (Before School)
  • Day-time Weekdays (M - F)
  • Weekday Evenings
  • Weekends Daytime
  • Weekends Evenings

Skills & Abilities

Languages Spoken:

  • English

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 Help:

  • Finishing homework
  • Checking answers
  • Studying for a test
  • Proofreading
  • Basic Math
  • Pre-Algebra
  • Elementary Science
  • Earth Science
  • Science
  • English
  • Essay Writing
  • Social Studies

References

Annette D. is a reference for Jennifer G. Relationship: Former Employer
Linda G. is a reference for Jennifer G. Relationship: Former Employer
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Jennifer G.
Jennifer G.
Wauconda, IL 60084
48

years
of age

25

years experience

Preferred Rate $10-$15 per hour

  • Basic Background Check

  • First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

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