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My name is Jessi and I'm 23 years old. I have around 6+ years experience with children both disabled and regular needs from the age of 1 month to 5 years old. I have been interested in the care of children from a very young age and have focused my qualifications and experience on it since the age of 16.
I'm currently a live in nanny and have been for a year and a half, looking after twin girls and a 1 yr old boy. Previously I worked in a nursery for 2 and a half years and completed my level 3 Diploma.
I am ethnically Chinese but am Chinese adopted; my Nationality is British. I was born in China, but have been raised in both England and China- so I have a better understanding of both cultures and have had lots of experience travelling with young children abroad. I really enjoy travelling and have travelled abroad with the family I currently nanny for.
I speak fluent English and Intermediate Chinese.
I have 4 younger sisters and I used to care for the youngest 2 while my mother worked full time. One was 4 months and later, the other was 1 month when I cared for them.
My family often fostered and worked with children from the orphanage whilst living China, helping out with feeding, nappy changing and general care. I have also volunteered in a special needs preschool for a year and helped out a family who fostered 16 children under the age of 11.
I am a very caring and gentle, but firm person. Children seem to really enjoy being with me and we get along well. I have developed patience and good communication with both parents and children. I am quite a quiet person, until I get to know someone, and then become a lot more confident.
I have a clean driving license and a car.
I really enjoy Photography, Art/Sketching, boxing, Cross Stitch and playing the Piano.
Being surrounded by young children my whole life has given me experience and an understanding for them. Since I was young, I have helped my mother change, feed and care for both fostered and adopted babies. While living in China, I looked after my two younger siblings, now aged 10 and 5, while my single mother was working full time. I also helped homeschool my younger sister from the age of 4 until 6 years old, including teaching her Braille as she is blind, piano, maths and science.
I have completed my two year course, Level 3 NVQ in Childcare, at nursery. I work mainly with children aged 2-5 years old, but also have experience with babies from 2 weeks old. My roles included planning the children's activities, having between 8-16 Key Children to care for, and the general care of all the children.
I have volunteered in a Special Needs Center in China for children aged 3-5 and have helped out in a Dutch Run Foster Care Home for over 16 children for a year. My roles included helping a severely disabled child to complete her daily exercises, teaching the children Chinese & English, feeding and arranging activities for them.
While in China, I taught private English lessons to Chinese children (aged 3-6 years old).
I have also had experience in babysitting Chinese/American & English/Irish Children for over a year.
I have 1 and a half years experience as a live in nanny looking after twins girls (ages 5) and a now 2 year old boy, babysitting for them once a fortnight.
Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Practitioner
Oxford College Online Child Development & Psychology (level 3)
Hadley's School for the Blind Online courses:
Early Independence (grade A-)
Learning Through Play (grade A)
Introduction to Braille (grade A)
Safeguarding Children- Suffolk County Council (pass)
Level 2 Food Hygiene- City and Guilds (pass)
I am DBS Checked
First Aid CPD certified (pass)
A clean driving license
9 GCSE (or equivalent) passes, including English (A*), Maths (B) and Chinese (A)
Currently working, but will be looking for work soon as the children will be at school and I'll no longer be needed.
Feel free to contact me
|Last Updated: 08/02/2019|
- Nannying from £10.00 per hour (net)
Depending on the amount of children; approximately 10 pounds per hour.
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