Des Moines Errands Help

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Katie B.|Des Moines, IA

$18-20/hr 1 yr exp 29 yrs old

Organized And Fun-Loving Nanny Looking To Support You.

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I'm here to support you. Every family has its own rhythms and rules. I'm here to join your team, help facilitate those rhythms and enforce those rules. I hope to ease and simplify your routine through childcare, general household support and having fun with your child! My educational background includes classes in elementary education, and I have successfully helped a family navigate all versions of virtual school since the beginning of the 2020 school year. I believe in helping your child advocate for themselves, problem-solving together, building in hands-on learning and rebooting the computer before getting too upset. I'm comfortable running errands, assisting with light house-keeping (I love to organize) and meals. I enjoy meal planning/prep/cooking and am knowledgeable in adhering to special diets and working around food allergies (Ex. Whole30/Paleo, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, Soy-Free etc.) CPR certified.
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Reviewed by Liz G. 5/5 stars
Katie was a wonderful addition to our family this fall and winter! She is a great communicator, punctual, friendly, caring, and creative. She provided care for our 5 year old during hybrid learning. Not only did she help him with his school work, but she took him outside almost daily and always had a creative project ready to try. Sometimes my son can have challenging behaviors, but she always remains calm and firm, yet compassionate. She also would clearly communicate expectations for him and fill me in when I returned home from work. I never worried when my son was with Katie. He is sad to be going back to school full time as he said he will miss his time with her!
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FAQs for finding an errand runner in Des Moines

In 2021, how much does it cost to hire an errand runner in Des Moines, IA?
Hiring an errand runner in Des Moines, IA on Care.com will cost an average of $12.50 per hour as of May 2021. This rate may vary depending on the experience each provider has, how often you will need the person to run errands for you and the types of tasks you need them to take care of.
How can I find a good errand runner in Des Moines, IA?
Start your search by filtering errand runners by distance from Des Moines, IA. There are currently 24 errand runners in Des Moines. If you'd like to increase the number of candidates, you can expand the area of your search around the city. From there, compare candidates by hourly rate, experience, and the specific errand services they provide. Be sure to check reviews from other families in Des Moines who have previously hired any of the providers that you are interested in.
What services will an errand runner provide in Des Moines?
Errand runners can usually help you with anything that you need either at your house or going to places around Des Moines. A few examples would be taking your laundry to the dry cleaning, shopping for groceries, helping you pack for a move, organizing your storage, driving your kids to and from activities around Des Moines, etc. Errand runners are pretty flexible when it comes to helping you, with even the most random things.