Lauren E @ Abracadabra Childcare Services

Babysitter/In Home Carer/Nanny affiliated with Abracadabra Childcare Services

About Lauren E @ Abracadabra Childcare Services

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Classification
Babysitter/In Home Carer/Nanny
Agency
Abracadabra Childcare Services

Lauren E is a Babysitter/In Home Carer/Nanny, with 5 years experience caring for children from any age. Lauren E is represented by Abracadabra Childcare Services child care agency.

Carer Rates (+ Agency Booking fee $33.00)

Please note: If bookings are received within 48 hours of commencement of the assignment or made after hours then the booking fee will be $40 (+GST).

25.00 per hour (flat rate)
35.00 per hour (flat rate)
Minimum booking is 4 hours
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Australian Nanny Association Member
Child Care Qualifications - Cert III+
Drivers Licence
First Aid Certification / CPR
Lactation Consultant
LifeSaving Certificate / Austswim
Mature Aged Carer
Non-smoker
Nursing experience
Own transport
Public Liability Insurance
Special needs care experience
Teaching Experience
Character references on file
Permanent Resident
Police check / Working with Children check
Temporary Resident
Written references on file

Woodcroft College - Woodcroft SA

Other courses

Working with Children Check

First Aid certificate

Police Check 

Governess - Jan 2019-Mar 2019

  • Teaching the children through school of the air
  • Preparing healthy lunches and snacks each day
  • Using educational play to stimulate and engage the children

 

Education Support Officer - Woodcraft College, SA 2016-2018

  • Deliver and support inclusive learning programs under the direction of the classroom teacher
  • Worked collaboratively within a learning community to build positive relationships with staff, children and families.
  • Worked with children with special needs in a one on one learning capacity

 

Babysitter - 2014-2019 - Various families

I was responsible for early starts (5 am) getting the children ready for school and ensuring they had everything they needed for the day. School drop off and pick up, preparing afternoon tea and evening meal, attending after school activities / lessons / sports.  Assisting with homework and projects, supervising bath-time and preparing children for bed.  Daily outings on the weekend and babysitting when needed.  All associated household duties.

 

Station Hand Jumbuck Pastoral February 2015 to December 2015

 

Station Hand at Bendleby Ranges Psychology Honours May 2011 to December 2014
Achievements: 
Completion of Flinders Foundation Course
 

  • Selected for Psychology Honours 
  • Proven knowledge about working with sheep and living on an outback sheep station 
  • Trained new station hand employees, about managing and mustering sheep 
  • Featured in the R.M. Williams OUTBACK Australia magazine 
  • Learned to negotiate work priorities with team members 
  • Developed reliable work ethic (e.g. consistently punctual, following instructions, abiding by work place rules and regulations, and displaying the stamina to work long hours in difficult work conditions) 

Interests

Personal Qualities: 

  • cheerful and confident 
  • hard-working and a quick learner 
  • enthusiastic and keen to learn new skills 
  • honest, trustworthy and respectful
  • ability to work unsupervised under pressure and prioritise tasks 
  • appreciation of the different outdoor landscapes (e.g. The Outback, Flinders Ranges, the Riverland) 
  • ability to communicate clearly with a variety of people 
  • ability to use common sense and work through any issues 
  • negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Australian Nanny Association Member
  • Child Care Qualifications - Cert III+
  • Drivers Licence
  • First Aid Certification / CPR
  • Lactation Consultant
  • LifeSaving Certificate / Austswim
  • Mature Aged Carer
  • Non-smoker
  • Nursing experience
  • Own transport
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Special needs care experience
  • Teaching Experience
 

Screening & Background Checks

  • Character references on file
  • Permanent Resident
  • Police check / Working with Children check
  • Temporary Resident
  • Written references on file
  • Babysitting nights/weekends
  • Bathing of children
  • Cleaning of children's area(s)
  • Cleaning of family area(s)
  • General Errands (Shopping etc)
  • Laundry - Children only
  • Laundry - Family
  • Live in Accommodation
  • Participation in family outings
  • Participation in family vacations
  • Pets
  • Plan & participate in childrens outings
  • Preparation of Meals/Snacks - Children
  • Preparation of Meals/Snacks - Family
  • Special Diets
 

Activities to undertake with the Children

  • Art
  • Computers
  • Cooking
  • Drama & Dance
  • Exercise
  • Free Play
  • Language development
  • Music
  • Outside play
  • Planning of children's outings
  • Science
  • Stories & Reading

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