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Laura C. Nanny in Andover, MA 01810. Looking for full-time work as a nanny.

  • First Aid Training

    First Aid Training

  • CPR Training

    CPR Training

Andover, MA

  • Age 27
  • 7 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: More than 6 months

Preferred Rate $10-$30 per hour

Laura’s Bio

Laura Coutinho

Personal Profile

I am a studious hard working individual who excels at completing assigned projects and tasks. I am excellent at multitasking and maintain a professional manner at all times when working. I am not afraid to take on responsibility and leadership roles as needed. I can think fast on my feet, and am capable of improvising to fit and fix whatever new and unexpected situations arise.

Education

Bachelors of Arts: Psychology - May 2012
Westfield State University, Westfield Massachusetts

Working on MS of Mental Health Counseling- expected graduation 2016
Walden University

Achievements

• Presenter - Undergraduate Research "Healthy Choices in Coffee Consumption" UMass Amherst - 2012
• Presenter - Undergraduate Research "Determining Success of Early Reading Programs" UMass Amherst - 2011
• Author of published fictional books “Rangers of Andor: The Beginning” – 2011 and “Rangers of Andor: Life Gets Real”- 2014
• Certified in First Aid & CPR- 2015

Experience

Secretary - Banacos Disability Center - Work Study 2007-2012
Westfield State University

• Provided Guidance and Customer Services
• Coordinated scheduling of students and tutors
• Supervised student tutors
• Incorporated Organizational Skills

Personal Assistant - Psychology Professor Susan Dutch 2011-2012
Westfield State University

• Incorporated Office Organizational Skills
• Interacted respectfully and professionally with faculty and students

Personal Care Assistant - Residential Private Home 2004-2006 & 2014
North Reading, Massachusetts

• Provided Assistance for Developmentally Disabled Child
• Provided Instruction and Assistance for personal hygiene
• Coached, guided and supervised with Physical Therapy and Speech Therapy exercises
• Provided Behavioral Intervention during Meals
• Collaborated with recreational activities

Experience

Age Specific Experience

7 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 Care Experience

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

Special Needs Conditional Experience

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder/Pervasive Developmental Disorder/Asperger Syndrome
  • Delayed Speech
  • Developmental Language Disorder
  • Dyslexia
  • Epilepsy
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Mobility Challenges
  • Seizures

Special Needs Services Experience

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Assistance With Transportation
  • Bathing
  • Dressing Assistance
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Grooming and Hygiene
  • Lifting and Transferring
  • Positive Behavioral Support
  • 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)

Job Duration

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

Availability

My availability is valid through 11/26/14

  • Open (all day, everyday)

Skills & Abilities

Homework Help:

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

Additional Services:

  • Meal Preparation
  • Laundry
  • Swimming Supervision
  • Crafts
  • Potty Training
  • Willing to drive children to events, school, appointments, or carpooling

References

Ruth D. is a reference for Laura C. Relationship: Former Employer
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Laura C.
Andover, MA 01810
27

years
of age

7

years experience

Preferred Rate $10-$30 per hour

  • First Aid Training

  • CPR Training