Nanny Resume Sample

When submitting your application to be a Nanny, you want to be sure your resume demonstrates your experience taking care of children as well as your ability to work well with the parents. Highlighting hard skills like a CPR certification and your soft skills like ability to comfort difficult children can help you stand out among other applicants. Read our Nanny resume sample to get an idea for how to craft your own.

Joseph LLoyd



Columbus, OH(555) 983-1240Joseph.LLoyd@email.com

Professional Summary

Experienced and energetic Nanny seeking a position in which to utilize training and experience to provide exceptional care of children.

Skills

  • Word processing, spreadsheet and database management to keep track of hours worked, expenditures to be reimbursed and managing the family schedules.

  • Virtual Private Networks and internet safety, e-learning programs appropriate for each age group.

  • Conflict resolution: teaching children about sharing, negotiation, identifying conflicts, listening and effective communication.

  • Communication: identifying nonverbal cues, using affirmative language, supporting children's self-esteem with praise.

  • Problem solving: setting boundaries for proper behavior, giving children appropriate choices to allow them a sense of control, clearly explaining why certain behaviors aren't appropriate, communicating with parents.

Work History

  • Provide daily care, including the last stages of toilet-training, for three toddler boys, ages two, four and five.

  • Prepare and serve meals and snacks mindfully with balanced nutrition in mind, avoiding dairy due to the 4-year-old's lactose intolerance.

  • Obtain and renew relevant safety and child care certifications, including CPR, first aid, water safety and nutrition; taking opportunities to continue childcare education.

  • Plan creative, fun and educational activities and outings, such as playing games, having scavenger hunts, visiting the children's museum and taking age-appropriate art classes at a local art center.

  • Daily live-in care of two children, ages seven and ten, act as household personal assistant

  • Providing transportation, driving the children to their respective schools and picking them up at dismissal, Monday-Friday.

  • Meal preparation - accommodating nutritional needs, food preferences and a mild nut allergy to ensure the safety of both children.

  • Help with homework, providing extra tutoring as needed, arranging interactive activities to assist in making homework fun.

  • Supervise and ensure the children's safety as they engage in summertime activities, including swimming, team sports and bike riding. Provide transportation to and from activities, clubs and classes.

  • Obtain and renew relevant safety certifications (CPR, first aid, water safety), engage in periodic refresher courses to continually improve skills.

  • Mindfully prepare and serve nutritious meals and snacks for two children (ages four and seven) and one dog (senior, requires extra care and special dietary accommodations).

  • When school is in session, pick the older child up from school. Assist with math, Spanish and English homework. Transport both children to gymnastics classes, making sure they have all the clothing and equipment they need.

  • Supervise and ensure the children's safety as they engage in summertime activities, including swimming, team sports and bike riding. Provide transportation to and from activities, clubs and classes.

  • Obtain and renew relevant safety certifications (CPR, first aid, water safety), engage in periodic refresher courses to continually improve skills.

  • Mindfully prepare and serve nutritious meals and snacks for two children (ages four and seven) and one dog (senior, requires extra care and special dietary accommodations).

  • When school is in session, pick the older child up from school. Assist with math, Spanish and English homework. Transport both children to gymnastics classes, making sure they have all the clothing and equipment they need.

Education

Additional Information

  • Languages: English (fluent) and Spanish (conversational)

  • Member, International Nanny Association

  • Member, National Association for the Education of Young Children