My name is Lucia and I am Canadian citizen since 1995 ( I was born in Slovakia/Slovak Republic). I am E. C. E. (George Brown College), Specialized Paychilogy York University Toronto, Nursing degree in Slovakia, and I have been working as E. C. E./ nanny for past 20 years. I truly enjoy caring for children of various ages and their families, it's my passion. I am experienced, well-educated, knowledgeable, communicative, energetic, mature, loyal, reliable, trust-worthy, positive with sense of humor and empathic. I am especially well experienced in caring for newborns, infants, newborn and infant twins. At the same time I provide space and creative environment for developing
needs of toddlers, pre-schoolers, school age children/ youth. I function independently but I can easily follow instructions when it's needed or/and requested. I am fluent in English, Slovak/Czech and reasonably well conversed in German and Russian languages. I have valid Police record check, CPR +First certificate for adults, children & infants, fully Covid-vaccinated + booster shot and able to provide letters of written recommendations from my most recent employers upon request. In my free time I like to read, cook, exercise, attending symphony(TSO), taking trips in to nature and spending time with my friends and family. I live in downtown Toronto (Bay Str. & Bloor Str. West).
I am E. C. E (George Brown College, Toronto. I worked with E. C. E. -nanny capacity for past 20 years - and it's my passion. I am very well experienced in working with variety of ages. I worked with newborns, infants, toddlers, pre-schoolers, school age and early teen-agers. I worked in day-cares, school programs and as nanny for many years. I am experienced in establish age and developmentally appropriate routines and activities for children, in supervising child(children's) activities/play/homework) and ensuring safe and trusting environment at all times. I worked with newborns (twins) and I am comfortable to provide care required by this age group as well (feeding, burping, changing diapers, bathing, play-singing-rhymes, etc, ) walks in stroller, positioning (tummy time).
Basically, I am well aware of needs of each age group and I am able to accommodate children's need in appropriate way - as needed. I am very knowledgeable in enhancing children's (child's) healthy eating habits, too.
My salary expectation will be negotiated depending on number of hours per week. It's difficult to set exact figure without knowing how many hours position requires me to be at work. I am open to discussion about my salary.
E. C. E Diploma/degree(George Brown College, Toronto; Specialized Psychology (York University, Toronto). Emergency CPR-First Aid + AED for adults, children, infants (Saint John's Ambulance).