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Blossom D.     Age 70      Female      Chicago  - S. Harvard Ave
Member ID: 18101 
Seeking work as a : Nanny or Mother's Helper 
Position Type: Live-Out, Full Time, Part Time 
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  About Me
I am from Jamaica and went to school there. I migrated to the US with my 5 children who are all grown up now and I also have 5 grandchildren they are my pride and joy.
My hobbies are going to church, reading, doing puzzles, cooking, washing dishes. I have never been fired from any job.
I like to be respected and I do not like when anyone talks about me behind my back. If I do anything wrong I prefer you telling me right there. 
Valid Driver's License:
Has a Vehicle:
Can Swim Well:
Smoking Status:
Comfortable with pets:
Languages spoken:
English, English 
My Nationality:
Background Check:
Willing to obtain 
Eligible to work in the U.S.:
Civil Status:
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  Work Experience & Education Background
10 years experience, 5 references
I have over 15+years experience working with children from newborn to 5years. I have also worked with 1 child, twins and as a shared nanny where I work with 2 different parents at the same time. My duties were doing everything pertaining to the baby such as bathing and dressing, feeding, changing diapers, making formula/ breast milk, keep them on a schedule, keeping a log, going on walks, to the park, reading books, playing with them and keeping them safe. I always care for them as I would with my own. 
Childcare experience within the following age groups:
Newborn - 3 months, 3 - 12 months, 1 - 2 years, 2 - 5 years, twins, triplets  
High School, College, CPR Training, First Aid Training, Certified Elderly Care Training 
I went to Knox Junior School, Jamaica West Indies from 1957 -1960. Knox High School, Jamaica West Indies from 1961 -1966. Knox College Business Department from 1967 -1970. 
  Job Preferences
Seeking work as a :
Nanny or Mother's Helper 
Position Type:
Live-Out, Full Time, Part Time 
Work Hours:
40 - 50 hours/week 
Position Duration:
   As Long as Needed
Childcare Duties:
   Light Housekeeping
   Preparing meals
   Children's Laundry
   Limited/light housekeeping
   Ironing children's clothing as needed
   Children's baths and dressing
   Help with homework
   Adhere to special dietary rules (vegetarian, kosher, lactose intolerant, etc.)
   Packing Children's lunches
   Mending Children's clothing as required
   Planning activities for the children
Desired Start Date:
January 13, 2014 
Desired Salary:
Will work with up to:
One child 
Will travel with the family:
Will care  Special Needs Children:
Housekeeping Duties:
   Keep a grocery list
   Keep the kitchen tidy during work hours
   Plant care (indoor)
   Family laundry
   Sweep kitchen floor daily
   Run/Empty dishwasher daily
   Empty kitchen trash as required
Additional Experiences/Qualifications/Preferences:
My preference is Newborn. 
Jim & Laura Soderberg 
I have worked with this family when they were living in Chicago also in Glen Ellen for almost 6years after which they moved to Boston and I was unable to go with them. 
Melinda Lopes 
I have worked with this family when they were living in Chicago for 5years. The reason for my leaving is that they moved to Minneapolis and I was unable to go with them.