Special Needs Provider — Philadelphia, PA
My Qualifications Include: Experienced with children with aspergers, autism, down syndrome and learning disabilities. Studied abroad working with children with Special Needs. Event Director for the Special Olympics at Kutztown University.
5yrs of exp
Part-Time Sitter On The Upper East Side 4 Days A Week (Special Needs Experience) — Philadelphia, PA
Hello, my name is Taryn and I'm transferring school this fall to continue studying to become a speech therapist. I was employed at the YMCA for a little over three years teaching toddler enrichment classes, as well as being a babysitter in the facility's child care room. I have experience with children ages 6 months to 12+ years old. I am also employed where I am a one on one or two on one with special needs children ages 5-21 years old. I've worked multiple babysitting jobs since I was 13 years old and worked in NYC this past year while attending College. I'm an art lover who was heavily involved in high school and still keep it as a hobby in college so I love creativity and imagination! I'm also a firm believer in outdoor playtime (When the weather is nice of course!) I'm comfortable with pick up/drop off, errands, food shopping, light housekeeping & laundry, and meal prep. I have more references than listed in my profile upon request.
6yrs of exp
Booked 5 times
Special Caregiver To Care For You — Philadelphia, PA
I am currently seeking a full time or part time personal assistant or caregiver/house manager. I'm a very young at heart 60-year-old woman who raise twin daughters and their all grown up now . I also have a granddaughter who is 9 years old and I have raise her too. I love working out , reading. , sports, art , going to show , I love cooking and cooking for clients. I also do a lot of volunteers work in the city. I love taking care of people . I provided daily assistance to the young and old. I cared for the sick and people with Alzheimer's. I have been helping clients for many years. I enjoy taking care and nurturing someone. I am well educated and therefore capable of making good judgment in any situation. I am very patient, giving, thoughtful, sincere, kind, and honest. But most of all, I have a warm and loving heart.
10yrs of exp
Vet Tech Turned Pet Sitter — Philadelphia, PA
I have been a professional pet-sitter since 2001 in Philadelphia. I was a vet tech from 1997 - 2010 as well, so I am proficient in dealing with emergencies and special needs animals. I have a zoo at my house including 8 cats, 2 guinea pigs, 3 chinchillas, and a variety of fish and frogs. I have been an animal lover my whole life and just turned it into a career. I am one of those people that can truly say, "I love my job." I am licensed and insured with many references if needed.
10yrs of exp
Part Or Full-Time Caregiver Available — Philadelphia, PA
I've had the opportunity to work part-time with a gentleman with a form of progressive MS for the past 10 years. My goal is to enhance his quality of life by assisting him with everyday activities and promoting his physical well being. Daily activities include: Providing physical therapy exercises for strength and range of motion, as well as massage and acupressure; assisting him at breakfast; transferring him from bed to his wheelchair, and from wheelchair to toilet and back; hand washing, shampooing, shaving, brushing teeth and dressing; assisting him with a hand urinal; administering medications and vitamin supplements; setting up and assisting with his computer and pretty much whatever he may need at the time. I deeply value the bond and friendship that has developed over the years and have had the privilege of helping this kind, determined, and courageous man. I feel a personal mission to support his well being in any way that I can. I also had the joy of working with a gentleman with Alzheimer's, until his recent passing. My role with hm included working with his family to monitor his overall care at a memory care facility. My goal was to enhance his quality of life, encourage his interest in the world around him, and promote his mental and physical well being. Daily activities included: Walking with him indoors and outdoors to promote his balance and strength while securing his safety; engaging him verbally and with pictures and music to enrich his experience and maximize his mental ability; using my experience as a massage therapist - providing him with physical therapy exercises for strength, range of motion, and balance, as well as acupressure and massage; assisting him at meal times to encourage his independence, as well as social skills in the dining room. I would also assist with traveling to doctor appointments, grocery shopping, some light cooking, making sure he was adequately hydrated, art and music, and some personal care.
10yrs of exp
Caring And Experienced Nanny — Philadelphia, PA
I have extensive experience caring for children in various settings such as schools, daycare and in homes. I enjoy interacting and caring for children of all ages. The previous two families I worked with ranged in ages from 4 months old to 11 years old. I am First Aid and CPR certified and have a B.S. in Psychology from Drexel University. I have substituted for classes ranging from Art to Science and Computers. I taught after school Sign Language classes for children in preschool through 4th grades and still enjoy teaching Sign Language to the infants and children I babysit. I have worked with many children and adults with special needs for over 15 years. As a Nanny, my main focus is nurturing, educating, and caring for the child(ren), but I am also happy to help with laundry, dishes, organization, and general cleaning to allow parents more quality time with their child when they are home. I have updated Child Abuse and Criminal clearances. Please feel free to ask me any questions.
10yrs of exp
Certified Teacher Seeking Babysitting, Tutoring, Nanny Position — Philadelphia, PA
My name is Lisa, and I am 37 years old. I currently hold a Master s Degree in Education with a concentration as a Reading Specialist. I have two teaching certifications in Elementary Education and Visual Arts as well. I have worked in daycare and preschools for 4 years and summers as well as public and private schools over the past 12 years. My experience with children is varied and includes preschool up to high school; however, I have primarily worked with both regular education and special education children from age 2 through grade 6. I have worked with infants and toddlers for 4 years. I have additionally worked with students with special needs students at a school for the handicapped/multiply-disabled and worked as a one-one-one aide with a child with behavioral needs. I am reliable with my own car, and I am seeking a nanny position for either 3 or 4 days per week during the weekdays with the right family with whom I can share my knowledge and caring. Resume available upon request
10yrs of exp
Experienced Nanny Looking For Extra Work! — Philadelphia, PA
Looking for a new and wonderful family to assist with their Part-Time childcare needs also always available for "back-up" and "date-night" positions! My most recent family has moved, whom I had the pleasure of caring for their 2 children for almost 3 years (boy 3yrs Jan/Girl 1yr April). Very flexible with scheduling and willing to work odd hours and have my own vehicle. I have over 10 years of experience as a professional nanny with excellent references, BA in Human Services & Psychology, CPR & First Aid certification. I specialize in newborns and toddlers. I have worked with children up to 12 years of age, cared for multiples and I have also worked with individuals with special needs. I am a very interactive, creative and nurturing nanny; talking, singing, reading and playing games are a constant part of the day! I am an avid lover of nature and the arts, spending lots of time outdoors at playgrounds and parks and frequent trips to libraries, art, music and dance classes.
10yrs of exp
Well Rounded Student With Child, Pet And Home Care Experience, References And Clearances Available — Philadelphia, PA
Hello! I am 19 years old and live in the South Philly/Center City Area. I recently graduated from the Creative and Performing Arts High School of Philadelphia as an instrumental major; alto/tenor saxophone and bassoon. I plan to further my education as a Pre-Med/Biology major. I recently came back from Israel, volunteering for a week. I'm very involved and dedicated to my community, volunteering at organizations such as: Boys and Girls Club of Wilson Park, Variety Club for special needs children, Maternity Care Coalition, Unity In The Community and Philadelphia FIGHT. My mother is a Behavioral Specialist Consultant, so I have had a great deal of understanding and experience managing children with special needs. I've been babysitting, house sitting, and pet sitting for over seven years. I'm available for overnights, as well. I am always motivated to ensure a safe and secure feeling for children and to check in with parents or guardians frequently. Thank you! Hope to hear from you soon!
7yrs of exp
Full-Time Caregiver Available — Philadelphia, PA
I am a compassionate caregiver capable of working with young and adolescent people; understands/recognizes every child has there own way of learning. I provide developmental support in daily schedules, social skills, personal hygiene routines. I assists in expanding communication and listening skills, as well as implementing educational and behavioral programs to further the child's developmental growth and enhance the quality of independence. My qualifications include: * Trained in First Aid * CPR certified in adult and child * Clearances: Act 34 Pennsylvania Criminal History Record, Act 114 Federal Criminal History Record(fingerprinting), Act 151 Pennsylvania Child Abuse History, Act 168 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Sexual Misconduct/Abuse Disclosure.
3yrs of exp
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