*I've been working for the same family for the past, nearly 5 years, and so my profile is a little outdated. I will be requesting references and work verification from the family I nanny for and the others that I babysit for, shortly.
Until then, please just request the references from me. :)
A little info about myself:
*I have been a nanny for the past 8 years, working for three separate families in Southern California. I have been with the most recent family for nearly 5 years.
*I have 3 Associates Degrees including one in Childhood Development with an emphasis in infants/ toddlers.
*I worked as an infant/ toddler/ preschool teacher for four years at KinderCare Learning Center, a National NAEYC accredited childcare. *I have a clear background check and current TB test. *I have experience working as an area advocate at a local tutor center. *In addition to KinderCare I have also spent time substituting at a local Christian Preschool in Long Beach, CA. *I am bilingual in English/ Spanish and know basic French as well. *I have over 15 years experience working with children of all ages, from newborn to young teenagers. *I currently babysit for multiple families and frequently volunteer at various orphanages in Mexico as well. *I am very loving, responsible, patient, reliable, affectionate and fun.
*I enjoy bringing the kids to the park, library, play dates and extracurricular activities.
*I understand how important education is in a child's development and I enjoy combining fun with learning on a daily basis. *I have been CPR/ First aid certified and I am always attentive and vigilant in responding to any emergency.
*I have years of experience caring for children with special needs such as A. D. D., Asperger's Syndrome, Autism, and Down Syndrome.
*I also have experience caring for twins as young as 2 weeks old. *I have a CA driver's license, valid insurance and a reliable and safe vehicle.
*I am able to perform light housework, including but not limited to; Picking up after the child/ren, washing dishes, sweeping, vacuuming, washing laundry, dusting, watering plants and/ or taking care of pets if necessary.