Alana G.

QUALIFICATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • 7 years of Nanny Experience/ 9 years of babysitting

  • CPR & First Aid Certified

  • Multiples Experience

  • COVID Vaccinated (Pfizer 4/21/21)

  • Reliable vehicle and clean driving record

 

PROFESSIONAL CHILDCARE EXPERIENCE:

Tanner Family

June 2019 – Present: Part-time Nanny/Household Manager Kansas City, MO

Ages of Children Upon Hire: 3, newborn twins

Responsibilities:

  • Provided part time childcare 3 days a week for twin boys and one girl

  • Planned age-appropriate activities 

  • Tracked milestones and implemented activities to help children reach milestones

  • Implemented rewards/discipline programs

  • Assisted with clothing and grocery shopping, homework and school projects

  • Planned birthday parties

  • Planned and prepared healthy meals

  • Assisted with bedtime routine (bath, books, brushing teeth)

  • Transported children to and from school, and to after school activities

Reason for leaving: Relocating to Dallas, TX

Wegerer/Smith Family

Dec 2016-­‐July 2018: Full Time Nanny Kansas City, MO

Ages of Children Upon Hire: 6 months, 6 weeks

Responsibilities:

  • Provided full time childcare five days a week for one boy and one girl

  • Created and implemented daily nap routines and schedules

  • Prepared baby food and healthy meals

  • Organized and planned age appropriate activities (music, bubbles, art, etc.)

  • Helped organize and pack for family vacations 

  • Kept common areas clean and tidy

Reason for leaving: Kids started preschool; offered accounting position at Wegerer Family’s 

company

Kimball Family

Jan 2016-­‐Dec. 2016: Full Time Nanny Kansas City, MO

Ages of Children Upon Hire: 2 years old

Responsibilities:

  • Provided full time childcare five days a week for one boy.

  • Provided as needed overnight care to child

  • Transported children to and from school to home.

  • Helped with grocery shopping, laundry, and vendor management 

  • Planned birthday party 

  • Prepared healthy meals

  • Assisted with bedtime routine including changing into pajamas, bathroom/bedtime routine, and reading stories

  • Organized and planned creative projects

  • Traveled with family on vacations.

Reason for leaving: Family no longer needed a nanny.

 

College Nannies and Tutors 

Jan 2015-­‐ July 2016: Full Time/Part Time Nanny Kansas City, MO

Ages of Children Upon Hire: various ages

Responsibilities:

  • Provided full time, last minute, and on-call childcare to a variety of families

  • Assisted in feeding, bathing, and dressing

  • Transport children to and from school and various activities

  • Read stories, played games, taught skills

  • Provided care for sick children

Reason for leaving: Career Advancement

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE:

Big Brothers Big Sister KC 2018-­‐Present                            Kansas City, M O

Ages of children: 10 years

A community mentoring program which matches a volunteer adult mentor to a child or adolescent to improve academic, success, attitudes and behaviors, peer and family relationships; strengthen self-concept; and provide social and cultural enrichment.

 

Jumpstart 2014-2015 Columbia, MO 

Ages of children: preschool

A program designed to increase language and literacy skills in lower socio-economic preschoolers. I worked with a team of other leaders and read books, and created weekly lesson plans to help increase comprehension and vocabulary in our class of preschoolers

 

 

EDUCATION

Metropolitan Community College                   2015-2018           Kansas City, MO

(General Studies)