Natasha A @ Abracadabra Childcare Services

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

About Natasha A @ Abracadabra Childcare Services

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

Natasha A is a Babysitter/In Home Carer/Nanny, with 10 years experience caring for children from any age. Natasha A is represented by Abracadabra Childcare Services child care agency.

Carer Rates (+ Agency Booking fee $33.00)
27.00 per hour
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

Education and other courses

Bachelor of Education in Primary
Murdoch University
2006 - 2011

Seton Catholic College
2001 - 2005

Other courses

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES
Senior First Aid
Working with Children's check

Hamilton Island Kindy - Childcare Assistant
Hamilton Island Enterprises - Queensland -
2016-12 - 2017-12

• Assisted the Director, Lead Educator and other Assistants in planning and implementing appropriate
programs and providing a high quality service for the children.
• Provided support in catering for all children’s needs, making it a priority to get to know each child individually.

Nanny
The Moonen Family
2015-02 - Present

• Cared for two children, aged 3 and 5 (at the time of starting).
• Carried out daily activities to meet the children's physical and emotional needs
• Prepared and served meals and snacks to the two girls.
• Played with the children and took them on walks/to the playground
• Organised games and read storybooks to the girls.
• Oversaw playtime and scheduled/social activities with friends after school
• Took children on outings and educational trips
• Organised games and other entertainment
• Intervened when disagreements arose
• Met with parents on a weekly basis to discuss the week's plans, as we as any issues or disciplinary problems

Youth Activities Counselor
Disney Fantasy Cruise Ship
2014-06 - 2014-10

• Supervised children on board by providing a safe and entertaining environment.
• Interacted and engaged children in a range of activities and games.
• Maintained and ensured cleanliness of all children's spaces to uphold USPH (United States Public Health) and Disney standards.
• Extensively cleaned youth spaces throughout the day.
• Facilitated programs and activities in the kids club Scuttles Cove on Disney's island, Castaway Cay.
• Provided set-up, clean-up and program support to Youth Entertainment Hosts during facilitated programs
and activities occurring onboard the ship and at Castaway Cay.
• Met and greeted guests embarking on board weekly and assisted with onboard registration and check in/
out processes for the kids club.
• Prepared food for lunch meals, dinner meals and for the 'Anyone Can Cook' program.
• Functioned as Nursery Counselor during high volume periods.
• Ensured secured programming policies are followed.
• Had high guest interaction with people on board the Disney Fantasy. Always available for support and
assistance.

Program Assistant Coordinator
OSHCLUb Before and After School Care
2013-07 - 2014-02

• Assist in planning, implementing and evaluating a stimulating and diverse program relevant to the
developmental needs of children attending the program, including those with additional needs.
• Provide a safe and secured environment for children in attendance.
• Provide opportunities for children to reach their emotional, physical and self esteem needs.
• Offer an excellent range of activities and equipment that accommodates all ages and interests.
• Help establish and apply appropriate guidelines that encourage positive behavior.
• Administer and monitor all procedures that ensure the health and safety of children, parents and fellow staff.

Promotional Hostess, Craft and Games Supervisor
The Entertainment Bank
2013-03 - 2014-01

Supervise and run a range of activities in shopping centres for children of ages 1-15.
(Craft activities, toy constructions, cooking and decorating)
• Costume dressup: Transforming and performing into characters such as the Easter bunny, Dora the Explorer and Spiderman.
• Maintain a high level of professionalism and communication skills when speaking with parents.
• Promote The Entertainment Bank Company as a professional staff member hostess.
• Ensure the clients' needs are always met with efficiency.

Assistant Coordinator
Camp Australia, Melville Primary School
2010-08 - 2013-04
(Promoted)

• Work with Coordinator to create weekly educational programs, each based on a different topic for children
of the ages (4-12).
• Coordinate and facilitate stimulating, enjoyable activities for the children such as outside activities, cooking lessons, reading games, art and craft and sport games.
• Organise sporting activities and games that promote teamwork and self-confidence.
• Recognise inappropriate behavior in children and implement constructive measures.
• Pick up kindergarten, pre-primary and Year One students.
• Make recommendations to the coordinator to constantly improve the level of care and education offered by Care Australia.
• Worked professional under pressure when numbers of children after school reached numbers 60-70.
• Offer individual student support and avenues for aid when needed.

Relief Teacher
2012 - 2012

• Worked as an on-call teacher for classes of children aged Pre-K to 12.
• Was required to be prepared for all possible situations when a teacher left their class under my care.
• Created lesson plans.
• Used pre-set materials to execute necessary programs.
• Needed to be able to improvise in certain situation where a lack of equipment/class plans were not left by the daily classroom teacher.
• Worked with children of different learning abilities and behavioural issues under pressure.

Assistant Supervisor
Camp Australia, Melville Primary School
2010-08 - 2011-08

• Ensured all children are always supervised and in a safe, positive and welcoming environment.
• Helped organise a physical activity instructor to come in each week.
• Made and distributed food, making sure to accommodate for children with allergies and sensitivities.
• Set up, packed up and secured the premises for each shift.

Interests

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Excellent presentation.
Cheerful and positive demeanour.
Fantastic teamwork skills.
Hard working and self- motivated.
Great with kids of all ages.
Extremely organised.
Flexibility and Adaptability Excellent customer service skills
Computer and Technology Skills:
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher and Internet Applications.
Excellent in spelling, grammar and punctuation.
Good keyboarding speed and accuracy.

Education & Qualifications

  • 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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