Experienced, friendly, and reliable nanny with 10 years of childcare experience from newborn to 16 years of age. Motivated to help children become happy, healthy and curious through the means of creative exploration and play. Continuously seeking knowledge in early childhood development and psychologies.
First Aid/ CPR Certified
Superior communication skills
Complex problem solver
Creative, playful personality
Clean and organized
After School NannyOct 2016 to Dec 2016 The Pesch Family － West Linn, ORPrimary care given to seven year old girl in after school routine and transportation to events four days per week. Transported 16 year old brother to and from piano lessons weekly. Provided a child friendly environment with engaging activities and continuous access to outdoors. Created healthy and kid friendly snack options for sustenance after school. Cared for dog including responsibilities of walking and leash training.
Summer Care NannyJul 2015 to Sep 2015 The Leffler Family － Milwaukie, ORAffectionately cared for two female children, ages six and nine. Provided emotional support and modeled appropriate behaviors during sibling interpersonal conflicts. Provided transportation to and from scheduled camps and school. Cared for an elderly and a young puppy. Supervised and motivated children to accomplish given chores and daily tasks. Taught children safe behavior such as seeking adult assistance when crossing the street and avoiding contact with unsafe objects.
After School NannyAug 2014 to Dec 2014 The McGlashan Family － West Linn, OR
Redirected children ages six and nine to encourage safe, positive behaviors. Modeled appropriate social behaviors and encouraged concern for others. Provided house cleaning services including laundry, sweeping,mopping and room organizing. Engaged children with games and puzzles. Tutored children in vocabulary, spelling, and math. Cared for pets regularly and when family was away on vacation.
After School NannySep 2012 to Jun 2013 The Duggan Family － Eugene, ORCared for brother and sister ages nine and six respectively. Primary focus was engaging in imaginative and constructive play through baking, building fairy houses, and playing in the sprinkler. Built success in reading with six year old by working together on a daily basis for 30 minutes. Self motivated housekeeping included light laundry and dish washing duties.
Afternoon Care BabysitterSep 2008 to Sep 2010 The Sabzalian Family － Springfield, ORReliably cared for two brothers age ranging from 1 month old to two and a half years of age. Maintained accurate daily records of children's individual activities, behaviors, meals naps and diaper changes. Provided light housekeeping. Promoted safety and security by using the positive reinforcement method as well as immediate distraction to address separation anxiety and boundary testing. Sparked creativity and imagination by helping children discover new things each day.
Long-Term BabysitterDec 2007 to Jul 2013 The Scruggs Family － Springfield, ORCompassionately cared for two brothers diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder whose ages ranged from newborn to five years and eight months of age. Provided daily logs of important events such as meal times, milk and foods eaten, times and types of diaper changes, and stand out events. Actively sought opportunities helping children discover new things each day. Administered medication and minor first aid to sick and injured children. Provided bath times two to three times per week. Cared for family pets including two cats, one dog and many fish. Accomplished light housekeeping during nap times.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Arts, Music Therapy2017Marylhurst University － Marylhurst, OR, USACoursework in childhood development, abnormal psychology, anatomy and physiology, and music therapy
Associate of Arts, Transfer2013Lane Community College － Springfield , OR, USACoursework in psychology, speech, and emergency preparedness
200 hour Registered Yoga Teacher2013Eugene, OR, USA
High School Diploma, Theatre Major2012Springfield High School － Springfield , OR, USA