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Looking for full or part-time work as a nanny.

  • 12 years paid experience
  • Age 32
  • Nanny in Minneapolis, MN 55412

Meet Melissa

  • Speech Therapist
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
  • Experienced Doula
  • Comfortable with pets
  • Has a car

I have always been great with kids and pets and had kids and animals drawn to me. I have a Bachelors in Child Development and Speech Language Pathology as well as certifications as a Newborn Care Specialist, doula, and I am a certified sleep coach. I have over 10 years experience as a nanny for a variety of ages though my certifications and continuing education have specifically focused on newborn and toddlers, my degree included a lot of school age training so I am comfortable with planning age appropriate activities for all ages. I also have 7 years experience doing in and out of home pet care for a variety of breeds and temperaments. I love working with children and being a part of the family so that parents can be their best selves and trust that their children and/or animals are in loving and capable hands when they are Read more not there. I love spending time outdoors with kids exploring, planning arts and crafts, sports, and adventures throughout the Twin Cities. I am happy to provide references and a background check. I look forward to speaking with you!

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  • First aid certification

    First aid certification
  • CPR certification

    CPR certification

Availability

  • Will consider either a part time or full time position
  • Short-term (1 to 3 months)
  • Permanent (1 to 2 years)
  • Permanent (2 or more years)
  • Day-time Weekdays (M - F)
  • Weekends Daytime
  • Weekends Evenings
  • Start date is flexible
  • My availability is valid through 2/28/18

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Experience

Willing to care for 4+ children per sitting

$20-$35/hr for the first child, $5 for each additional child

  • Infants (age 0-11 months) expand

    • Swaddling
    • Feeding
    • Changing
    • Bathing
    • Assist with setting a routine
    • Overnight care
    • Mother's helper
    • Occasional care
  • Toddlers (age 1-3)
  • Preschooler (age 4-5)
  • Grade School (age 6-11)
  • Pre-teen/ Teenage age (12+)
  • Special needs expand

    • Cognitive Disabilities
    • Physical Disabilities
    • Medical/Special Healthcare Needs
    • Social/Emotional
    • Alzheimer's
    • Asperger's Syndrome
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
    • Autism
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder/Pervasive Developmental Disorder/Asperger Syndrome
    • Central Auditory Processing Disorder
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Delayed Speech
    • Developmental Language Disorder
    • Diabetes
    • Down Syndrome
    • Dyslexia
    • Hearing Loss
    • Heart Defects
    • Juvenile Diabetes
    • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Learning Disabilities
    • Mental Illness
    • Mobility Challenges
    • Premature Newborn
    • Seizures
    • Sensory Integration Disorder
    • Visual Impairment
    • Administering Medication
    • Assistance With Transportation
    • Bathing
    • Bed Baths
    • Bladder and Bowel Assistance
    • Blood Glucose Testing
    • Dressing Assistance
    • Feeding Assistance
    • Feeding Tube
    • Grooming and Hygiene
    • Mobility Assistance
    • Positive Behavioral Support
    • Recreational Music or Art Therapy
    • Repositioning
    • Sign Language
    • Specific Meal Preparation (foods to avoid, etc.)
    • Wilbarger Brushing Protocol

Education

Child Development/Communicative Sciences and Disorders-SLP

Graduated University of Wisconsin - River Falls 2015

References

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 expand

    • Finishing homework
    • Checking answers
    • Studying for a test
    • Proofreading
    • Basic math
    • Pre-algebra
    • Elementary science
    • Science
    • English
    • Essay writing
    • Social studies

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