Karen ~ Melbourne

31 year old Female babysitter and nanny

I am an energetic caring person who enjoys getting to know children as individuals. I have had around ten years, experience working with children.I have worked with children aged from about four months, to eighteen years in different settings which included private homes and in schools. I have a background as a after school care and teacher's assistant, in main stream and special needs schools. During 2012 I worked as a nanny in Canada looking after children from four different families aged 4 months to twelve years.

From experience and some study I have learnt about areas of child development but I would love to learn more when studying occupational therapy in 2015

I have studied music and enjoy sharing my music with others. In the past I have provided activities for children that included singing songs doing and actions that work on children's fine motor, gross motor and language skills.

Looking for: Casual Evening Babysitting, Casual Weekend Babysitting, Part-time Afterschool Care, Full-time Afterschool Care, Part-time Daytime Work, Full-time Daytime Work

Education Status: Currently Studying - Bachelor of health science at Deakin university

Other Skills: I enjoy a healthy lifestyle by, keeping active, cooking and eating nutritious foods. I like to cook with fresh ingredients and discover new recipes and flavours. I enjoy swimming, hiking and horse riding.

Residency status: Permanent

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Last updated 03/09/2014

Glossary

  • Working With Children / Police Check Available
  • References Available
  • First Aid Training
  • Willing to do House Keeping
  • Permanent Resident
  • Non-Smoker
Availability
Availability Day After School Evening
Pay per hour $22 $22 $18
Monday available available available
Tuesday available available available
Wednesday available available available
Thursday available available available
Friday available available available
Saturday available available available
Sunday available available available
Comfortable caring for ages:
  • 0-1 years
  • 1-2 years
  • 2-3 years
  • 3-5 years
  • 5+ years
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