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Maternity Nurse in London: Croydon

Babysitter in London: Croydon

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Female Member since Jan 2013 Last Updated Jun 2022 Last Login 30 Jun 2022

My Summary

DBS Check
First Aid Training
Full Driving Licence
Night Nanny
Evening Babysitter
Weekend Babysitter
Newborn Experience
I'm Covid-19 Vaccinated

About Me

Dear family and little one/s!

I am a 36 year old nanny/maternity nurse with 16 years experience, working with children from ages 0-10 years old. I have an up to date DBS/first aid and I am also a qualified maternity nurse with a full driving licence.

I am a confident maternity nurse who is caring, empathetic and encourages a healthy eating and sleeping routine for new borns and will support mothers in breastfeeding as well as with mixed/bottle feeds. 90% of my new borns sleep throughout the night from 8-10 weeks old if families are happy to take on the advice I bring with me.

I am looking for for part time maternity nursing roles up to 3/4 nights a week and am flexible for ad hoc evening babysitting’s during the week or weekends.

I like cooking, reading, music and travelling and socialising. I am happy, motivated, responsible and very caring and most importantly love children!

Please do not hesitate to contact me by phone or via email to talk further if you are interested in taking me on as your nanny/maternity nurse/babysitter.

(Please book well in advance as I am in high demand.)

Looking forward to hearing from you.

Thank you
Kind Regards
Norma Navarro

My Experience

Maternity Nursing (new borns)
Various families 2015- 2022
(Please contact me to see my full CV and references)

Nanny - Gretchen
(Carshalton) June 2017 - August 2018
Looked after a lovey 2 year old girl for a year. Role included day to day routine;
-Play dates (with my own daughter or neighbour)
-Organise activities (indoor, outdoor)
-Babysitting in evenings
-Family was flexible enough for me to bring their child home with me
- Encourage and maintain Montessori ethos within the home
- Taught basic Spanish to the child as I am fluent in Spanish
- Cook meals

Maternity nurse - Sophie
(Putney) April 18th- end of May
Supported mother during the night with her new born baby, doing night feeds, support during breastfeeding, maintaining routine and support during baby blues.

Maternity nurse - Jemma
(Muswell Hill) March 2017
Supported mother with newborn, doing night feeds, helping to maintain night routine, supported with baby blues.

Maternity Nurse - Rebecca Goldberg (Golders Green) November 2016-January 2017
Supported mother with night feeds and breastfeeding, maintained good night feed routine and supported newborn with reflux.

Maternity nurse - Janine Gordon (Ladbroke Grove) August 2016- November 2016
Looked after newborn baby, helped support mother with breastfeeding, establishing a routine and supporting with reflux.

Nanny-Sandra (High Street Kensington) March 2013-April 2015
I looked after two boys ages 8 months at start of position and then a new born for two years as a live in nanny, my duties were;

- 55 hours per week
- Babysitting
- Travelling abroad with the family
- Organising activities
- Play dates
- Cooking
- Night time routine
- Bath time

Nanny- Yasmin (Fulham) October 2012- January 2013
I looked after a boy of 2 years part time, my duties are;

• Babysit
• Food preparation
• Bath time
• Play time
• Outings

Nanny/PA- Vicky (Barnes) July 2012-October 2012
I worked for a single mother and her 12-month-old toddler teaching her Spanish, my duties were;

• Entertaining her
• Helping her develop social, mental skills
• Cooking lunches/dinner
• Organising play dates
• Answering phone calls, emails, helping mother organize fashion shoots, making sure all household bills were taken care of with discretion at all times

Nanny –Kate (Ravenscourt Park) July 2011-May 2012
I looked after an 18 month old boy, part time, my duties were;

• Bath time
• Dinner time
• Play dates
• Go holiday with family
• Teach Spanish
• Potty training

Nanny-Sharon (Purley)
I do ad hoc work for a lady in Croydon who has two children, ages 10 months and 4 years old, my tasks are;

• Play with children/entertain them
• Make their lunch
• Babysit
• Bath time
• Outings

Nanny-Sharon (Notting Hill) May 2011-July2011
I looked after two children ages 1 and 6, my tasks were to:

• Take children out
• Prepare lunch and dinner
• Take care of bath time
• Put children to bed
• Late night babysitting

Nanny-Emma (Fulham) April 2011-May 2011
I done holiday cover for Emma’s usual nanny and took care of her one-year-old child, my tasks were to:

• Help maintain routine
• Organise play dates
• Take her to the park
• Give her lunch

Nanny-Margeruite (Kingston) August 2010 – March 2011
I am worked with twin boys which when I started were only 3 months, my tasks were;

• To help maintain babies routine
• Help with weaning off milk to solids, prepare compots
• Bathing and general hygiene
• Babysitting/nursery duties
• Prepare healthy food
• Take babies out for walks and play with them

Nanny-Fummi (Croydon) June 2010 (1 week)
I was recently given the chance to work alongside a first time mother with a 7-week-old baby. I observed and helped the mother as much as possible to gain experience working with newborns. My tasks were as follows;

• Helping to maintain baby’s routine and helping during feeding times
• Making sure baby was comfortable at all times watching for any signs of abnormality or discomfort
• Changing the baby when necessary
• Helping at bath time and bed time as well as playing with baby

Nanny- Caroline (London) May 2010 – June 2010
I worked full time for a month with a family looking after their two girls aged 3 and 15 months, my daily tasks were as follows;

• Helping with afternoon school runs
• Entertaining girls, organising play dates, doing activities and taking them on days out
• Attending important appointments
• Preparing lunch and dinner as well as snacks
• Taking care of bath time and sometimes taking care of bed time and babysitting
• Light house chores

Nanny-Catherine (London) August 2009 – December 2009
I worked part time looking after an 18-month year old boy, my tasks were as follows;

• Preparing breakfast for baby from time to time
• Taking him out for the day
• Playing with him
• Taking him to play groups and important appointments when needed
• Preparing dinner
• Taking care of bath times

Nanny-Emma Capaciolli (Italy) – June-July 2009
I went abroad and looked after a 3-year-old girl during her holidays in Tuscany; her parents had to work full time so it was a sole charge position, my tasks were;

• To plan her day, e.g. take her to the beach
• Entertain her, play with her
• Take care of meal times
• Tidy up after her
• Take care of bath times
• Babysit once in a while

Nanny – Olga (London) – 2009/2010 (ad hoc)
I work from time to time with a family who fly in from Russia regularly, they have a 4-year-old boy and my tasks are;

• Take little boy to the museum/park/or just stay in hotel with him until parents arrival
• Play with him
• Supervise meal times

Nanny- Sin Tan (London) – March 2009/2010/2011 (ad hoc & proxy)
I work from time to time when looking after a little girl, at the start she was 10 months and boy of 2 years of age. My tasks are as follows;

• Entertain the little girl/boy
• Take care of bath and meal times
• Tidy up after them
• Sometimes take little girl out when her brother is at nursery
• Late night baby sittings
• Look after children during a long weekend if parents wish to go away

Nanny- Amanda Searle (London) – September-2008/January-2009
I worked for a family with two boys, 6 and 10 three times a week my tasks were;

• Picking the boys up from school
• Preparing meals
• Keeping them entertained
• Tidying up after them

Nanny– Mrs. Roncolato (London) –January-2008/August -2008
I have currently worked twice a week as a babysitter/nanny for a family with a 4 month baby, my tasks were;

• To pick up child after nursery
• Play with her and make her something to eat as instructed by the mother
• Maintain her play room and sort clothes if needed
• Bath and change her
• Put child to bed if parents need extra babysitting during the evening

Nanny- Mrs. Rodriguez (London)-September -2007/February-2008
I worked with a five-year-old child whose mother had broken her leg, I looked after him twice a week and my tasks were;

• To cook dinner for the child as instructed by the mother
• To bath him
• Play with him whilst the mother rested
• Put him to bed every night
• Tidy up after him

Au pair - Mr & Mrs Ecarnevale (Sicily) - January-2007/September-2007
I worked within a family setting for 8 months abroad looking after two children aged 2 and 3 years my tasks were;

• Bathing children, dressing them, helping with morning school run
• Teaching children English through play
• Going for walks or to the park with one of them each afternoon
• Tidying children’s play room and helping with general care of the children
• Helping to maintain the general house hold and acting as part of the family

THF Care Estates (Surrey) - April-2005/December-2006
• To support the manager to deliver quality services to autistic clients with mild to severe learning difficulties, mental health and challenging behaviour
• To encourage empowerment and deal with personal client issues
• Administer medication
• To cook, create care plans, reviews, daily diaries, monitor finances and the rota
• A self satisfying job

Caterham Pre School & Nursery (Surrey) – May-June/2000
• I worked on children’s developmental stages. Birth to 11 months, 8 to 20 months, 16 to 26 months, 22 to 36 months, 30 to 50 months and then 40 to 60 months.
• I studied personal, social and emotional development, communication, language and literacy, problem solving, reasoning and numeracy.
• I also studied knowledge and understanding of the world, physical development and other appropriate creative development and stages according to the necessities of each child.
• Also as part of my Health & Social care A-levels I worked within other nurseries within Croydon

My Qualifications

Key skills
• Trilingual abilities, fluent Spanish/English/Italian
• PC literate Intermediate level on Outlook, Word, Excel and basic Power Point
• High level of literacy and numeracy to university standards
• Excellent carer as well as excellent leadership skills
• Excellent communication and organizational skills
• Ability to adapt to new settings rapidly as well as individuals
• Ability to act efficiently when in an emergency

• 1998-2002 - De Stafford College (Secondary & College)
• 2002-2006 - Coulsdon College
• 2007-2010 – Roehampton University (Spanish/Journalism & News Media combined degree)

• A-C’s in English/Math’s/Science/History/French/Spanish/Art/PE/RE
• A levels in English Literature/Spanish/Health & Social Care (child care)
• Business Language communication skills certificate (Spanish)
• Babysitting and First Aid Certificates
• CRB check

My Availability

i am available ASAP

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Before School yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Morning yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Afternoon yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
After School yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Evening yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Overnight yes yes yes yes yes yes yes
Last Updated: 14/06/2022

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £15.00 per hour
  • Maternity Nursing from £19.20 per hour (net)

£15/hour nannying - maternity nursing (nights only) £230 per night, £280 24/hours.

My Documents

  • First Aid Certificate: First aid (added 16/04/2022)
  • DBS Check (added 16/04/2022)
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