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Dorothy D.

Nanny in Somerville, MA 02145.

Looking for part-time work as a nanny.

Somerville, MA

  • Age 38
  • 10 years paid experience
  • Female

Last signed in: More than 6 months

Preferred Rate $13-$20 per hour

Dorothy’s Bio

My name is Dorothy DeRocher. I am a mother of three amazing children. 8, 4, and 18 months old. I have well over 10 years of childcare experience. I have to admit, I have learned the most being a mom!
The last family I worked for had two amazing little girls. They were 2 and 5 years of age. I nannied for them until I had to leave due to high blood pressure during my last pregnancy. Although it was sad to leave, I was fortunate enough to have been able to stay home one on one with my daughter for the past year! Julia Gwynne ( the mother of the two girls) is more than happy to share my preformance as her nanny/sitter with you! Julia Qwynne, 857-288-9526
  The family I worked for before my last position was a short term position. I worked with this family for around 4 months. I started with their family when their son was only 5 weeks old.  His mother Ilana has written a review on my preformance. Please feel free to contact her! Ilana 978-304-6325
The family I worked for before Ilana was from Sep. 2009-Dec. 2010 They had  two wonderful children. Sally 2 1/2yrs. and William now 10mo. They actually made a move to Seattle.  That was a tough one, we became very close.   Erika Wagner also wrote a review on my preformance.  Also please feel free to contact her 617-251-6714
I love being active with kids, getting out to sing--alongs, parks, and story hours. Around the house, we paint, sing, dance, cook and play. HUGE fan of books for all ages!
Having worked in both daycare and home settings, I am comfortable with a wide range of ages, numbers and needs of children. 
Call or e-mail if I seem like a good match for your family!
Thank you, Dorothy DeRocher


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)

6 to 10 years of infant care experience

Infant Care:

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

Special Needs Experience

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Social/Emotional

Special Needs Conditional Experience

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder/Pervasive Developmental Disorder/Asperger Syndrome
  • Delayed Speech
  • Diabetes
  • Down Syndrome
  • Epilepsy
  • Seizures

Availability & Job Preferences

Availability Duration

  • 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


My availability is valid through 8/5/16

  • Weekday Evenings
  • Weekends Daytime
  • Weekends Evenings

Skills & Abilities

Homework Help:

  • Finishing homework
  • Checking answers
  • Basic Math
  • Pre-Algebra
  • Elementary Science

Additional Services:

  • Meal Preparation
  • Laundry
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Crafts
  • Potty Training
  • Willing to run errands as needed
  • Willing to drive children to events, school, appointments, or carpooling


Julia Q. is a reference for Dorothy D. Relationship: Former Employer
Schuyler P. is a reference for Dorothy D. Relationship: Friend
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Dorothy D.
Dorothy D.
Somerville, MA 02145

of age


years experience

Preferred Rate $13-$20 per hour

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