Nanny in Chelmsford

Babysitter in Chelmsford

Female Non-smoker Member since Mar 2013 Last Updated Sep 2019 Last Login Oct 2019 Email

My Summary

Part Time Nanny
Live Out Nanny
Full Driving Licence
DBS Check
After School Nanny
First Aid Training
Own Car
Childcare Qualifications
Evening Babysitter
Daytime Babysitter

About Me

Hello,
My name is Karen Lang. I am 33 years old and grew up in the U.K. I came from a family of four children. Our parents taught us the value of education and strong moral values from a young age. We learned to take care of each other and household duties with joy. When I was fulfilling family responsibilities, I often babysat other children in our neighbourhood. I also looked after my younger brother who is autistic. I learned from a young age how to manage children, educate them, cook, clean and be dependable, safe and responsible. I also learned how to have fun and create positive and creative recreational activities that promoted growth and education for the children I cared for.
I am a qualified Teaching Assistant from which I worked in couple of primary schools from reception years to year 6.
The diversity of education provided me with many tools to teach, communicate and care for children effectively. I value education very highly. Caring for children requires systematic understanding of their needs and great deal of staying power. Children ought to be well attended to so as to keep them safe and joyful. I have adequate knowledge on how to conduct proper childcare particularly if handling toddlers and infants. Babysitter nanny provides complete care for the children in the employer’s home and carries out all tasks that associate to the care of the children, to maintain a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment in which the children can succeed and develop. I can do light housekeeping, shopping and errands which I have experience in.

My objective:
I would like to fulfil my career as a talented and kind-hearted babysitter with experience enthusiastic to get the babysitter nanny position in a childcare company or private household where I can take advantage of my kind nature and childcare skills.
To create a positive child care environment by preparing activities, playing games, avoiding conflict, recognising differences among children, nurturing self-esteem and don’t forget to have fun!
Contribute to the child’s development by welcoming different and new personal dimensions, remaining patient, attentive and focused.
To follow the family rules of conduct by expressing desires as what should be done instead of what shouldn’t. Explaining requirements assertively instead of aggressively, addressing behaviours instead of personalities, applying limits consistently and reporting behaviour issues to parents.


Relevant qualifications:
• 11 years of childcare experience as a nanny, childminder, babysitter; teaching assistant; nursery assistant.
• Confident and competent around children.
• Capable of preparing food, milk, washing up afterwards.
• Experience in taking children to suitable baby and toddler groups, parks and playgrounds when possible.
• Able to go out for fresh air and exercise even with a small baby in a pram on an everyday basis.
• Valid driving licence and car and safe driving record.


Key competencies and skills:
• Outstanding communication and judgement skills.
• Excellent planning and organizing skills.
• Stress tolerance and high energy levels.
• Adaptable and flexible.
• Able to multitask.
• Emotionally mature to deal with children.
• Experience with special needs, hyperactive and difficult children.
• Experience with babysitting children from babies to 11 year olds.

Hobbies.
I am really passionate about running, singing, dancing, art, nature walks, cooking, learning, cars. And most sports such as tennis, football, squash etc. I am an active creative person. I love going to the cinema, travelling, meeting new people.
I feel my hobbies have helped me learn how to positively influence others, taught me a lot of self discipline and have been the source of so much personal joy. They bring the family closer together.

Activities:
I love to read to children; act plays out; do play activities and creative art. I love going to the park and playing games. I love cooking with children. I love walks, exploring, bike rides, making up dances, treasure hunts, red light-green light, hide and seek, board games, playing ‘house’, ‘cars’ or anything else children’s imaginations come up with. I love any activity done in the company of children is exciting and fun for me.
With older children I enjoy doing variety of activities with them too such as going for walks, baking cookies, arts and crafts like friendship bracelets, making button earrings, and bracelets, plant a garden, music, painting nails, outdoor activities, bowling etc.

Nanny qualities:
I have experience with:
• Control and care for kids in employer’s residence.
• Bathe, dress and give food to infants and children (age appropriate).
• Plan, arrange and provide meals for children.
• Organize and take part in activities; for example games, crafts, reading, and outings to give pleasure and experience.
• Discipline children in keeping with the methods requested by the parents.
• Perform light housekeeping duties
• Maintain a fit environment in the home.
• Arrange formulas and change nappies for babies.
• Keep an eye on children’s activities for example meals and rest periods, as told by the parents.
• Teach children in personal cleanliness and social growth.
• Observe children and arrange reports/diaries for parents.
• Keep records of everyday activities and health information about each child.
• Take care of emotional comfort of children.

My objectives:
• Desire to make the most of my training and experience in delivering love, care and essential training to children.
• Looking for a career of a babysitter/nanny to avail my kind nature, interest in this line of work.
• Seeking an esteemed job as a babysitter/nanny to give fabulous care, clean and knowledgeable environment to the children.
• To obtain a position of babysitting/ nannying in a domestic setup in order to educate and keep an eye on the kids at their home.
• In search of a job of babysitting/nannying where I can be able to build up my best interests in this occupation.
• Wish to show myself as a first rate babysitter by providing care, necessary medical treatment, protecting and learning to the children. The intention of utilizing my extensive babysitter skills.
• Supervising children’s safety, nutrition and activities.

House keeping qualities:
• I cook,
• clean,
• tidy,
• iron,
• laundry,
• recycling,
• light gardening,
• pet sitting.
• Making beds.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Health and Safety
Take note of emergency contact details and notifying emergency services and rendering first aid (if qualified).
Examine your surroundings by inspecting physical layout, reviewing safe appliance operation, understanding safety and security devices, escape routes and emergency resources.
To soothe children’s problems by watching for signs of psychological distress. Comforting children over scrapes and falls, listening to concerns, offering assistance, pointing resolutions and guiding coping skills.
Study schedules, food choices, medical conditions, medicine types and dosages, personal habits, restrictions, first aid supplies, and any other requirements.

Child Protection
To ensure that children are kept safe and when necessary follow safeguarding procedures.
Maintain a safe environment by recording parent/guardian location, schedule and contact information. Also, remaining vigilant of unusual, suspicious, or dangerous circumstances; allowing only authorized persons near the children or onto the premises.

Work experience:
• I have lots of babysitting experience from age’s babies-11year olds.
• I have experience with working with children in schools, playschools, nanny and childminding, and nurseries after school clubs.
• I have experience with special needs, and hyperactive children.
• I have performed light housekeeping tasks.
• Transported children to and from school.
• Helped children with schoolwork.
• Organized and engaged in activities with kids.
• Prepared meals for children and family in addition to grocery shopping.
• Helped children get dressed.
• Administrated meals, cleaning up after children eating.
• Ran errands, child and parents laundry.
• Prepared baby bottles and care for feeding equipment.
• Changed nappies.
• Washed, ironed children’s clothes.
• Planned and prepared meals and snacks for the children.
• Bath babies.
• Supervised baths for older children.
• Dressed children suitable to the child’s activities.

Goals for future:
To have a family of my own. To be a successful Nanny/babysitter where I really make a difference and excellent at my career.

Why I would make an outstanding nanny:
I love children and working with families! I have 11 years experience working with children. I have high personal morals. I don’t drink or smoke. I am educated, well rounded. I have CRB, Pediatric first aid certified, full clean drivers license. I haven’t got any problems with doing housework for families and cooking and tidying. I am honest, reliable, dependable, kind, caring, and responsible. I love to cook. I am health conscious. I am self disciplined. I am enthusiastic, happy, and a good listener. I am always smiling, friendly. Most importantly the safety of children. I love life!

References:
Please see the back of my portfolio for my references.

Thank you for viewing my profile as you considers the best fit for your most valuable possessions-your children! I would be happy to answer any further questions you might have, please feel free to contact me. Or email me.
Enjoy your day!

My Experience

Work experience:
• I have lots of babysitting, nannying and childminding experience from babies to 14year olds.
• I have experience with working with children in schools, playschools, and nurseries after school clubs.
• I have experience with special needs and hyperactive children.
• I have performed light housekeeping tasks.
• Transported children to and from school.
• Helped children with schoolwork.
• Organized and engaged in activities with kids.
• Prepared meals for children and family in addition to grocery shopping.
• Helped children get dressed.
• Administrated meals, cleaning up after children eating.
• Ran errands, child and parents laundry.
• Prepared baby bottles and care for feeding equipment.
• Changed nappies.
• Washed, ironed children’s clothes.
• Planned and prepared meals and snacks for the children.
• Bath babies.
• Supervised baths for older children.
• Dressed children suitable to the child’s activities.

My Qualifications

11 years of childcare experience as a babysitter; childminding, nannying, teaching assistant; nursery assistant.
Confident and competent around children.
Capable of preparing food, milk, washing up afterwards.
Experience in taking children to suitable baby and toddler groups, parks and playgrounds when possible.
Able to go out for fresh air and exercise even with a small baby in a pram on an everyday basis.
Valid driving licence and car and safe driving record.

11 GCSE's.
Qualified at level 2 in City and Guilds progression awards in Automotive Vehicle Servicing and Repair. 2005.
1st 4sport coaching qualification with Football Association. 2007.
Football Association Emergency aid certificate.
Football Association Child Protection Certificate.
Physical Fitness Diploma with BSY Group.
Teaching Assistant Diploma Ncfe in January 2011.
Food Hygiene certified.
Paediatric first aid qualified.
Certified in safe guarding children and child protection.
CACHE level 3 Child Care and Education qualified. 2019.

My Availability

available to start a.s.a.p and I am flexible.

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Before School no no no no no no no
Morning no no no no no no no
Afternoon no no no no no no no
After School no no no no no no no
Evening no no no no no no no
Overnight no no no no no no no
Last Updated: 18/09/2019

My Fees

  • Babysitting from £10.00 per hour
  • Nannying from £10.00 per hour (gross)

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