Member ID 3147799

Assist and support elderly in Companionship and conversation, Walks and outings, Mobility support, Errands/Shopping, Cleaning & Laundry, Light domestic work, Cooking meals, Bathing & Dressing

Nationality Surinamese, Dutch | More ⇩

Full name Rachida

City/State wanica/

Country Suriname

Start Apr 2024 - Aug 2024

Duration of stay 10-20 Months

Good knowledge of Dutch (Native)

Last action 17 days ago

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Letter to the family

Dear Host's Family,

I hope this letter finds you in good health and spirits. My name is Rachida, and I am writing to express my sincere interest in the position of nanny and home share companion for the elderly in your household.

Allow me to introduce myself. I am a compassionate and dedicated individual with a strong desire to make a positive impact on the lives of others. Throughout my life, I have found great fulfillment in providing care and support to those in need, particularly the elderly. It is this passion for caregiving that has led me to pursue opportunities where I can make a meaningful difference in the lives of others.

I am particularly drawn to the role of nanny and home share companion because it offers the opportunity to combine my love for caregiving with my desire to form genuine connections with those I assist. The prospect of living alongside an elderly individual or family, providing both practical assistance and emotional companionship, resonates deeply with me.

I am confident that I would be an excellent fit for this position for several reasons. Firstly, I possess a genuine affinity for helping people, especially the elderly. Currently, I am engaged in caring for an elderly lady, where I take pride in providing compassionate support and assistance. Additionally, I have extensive experience in caregiving, having worked with over 8 elderly individuals throughout my lifetime. Each experience has enriched my understanding of the unique needs and preferences of the elderly.

Furthermore, my background as a former toddler caretaker has equipped me with invaluable skills in patience, empathy, and adaptability. I understand the challenges and joys that come with caring for individuals at different stages of life, and I am fully prepared to meet the responsibilities of the nanny and home share role with dedication and enthusiasm.

In summary, I believe that my genuine passion for caregiving, extensive experience working with the elderly, and background in childcare make me a well-suited candidate for the position of your nanny and home share companion. I am eager to bring my skills and enthusiasm to your household and to form a meaningful connection with both you and your loved ones.

Thank you for considering my application. I am looking forward to the opportunity to discuss how I can contribute to your family's well-being further.

Warm regards,

Rachida
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Experience

In addition to my experience as a nanny and home share companion with the elderly, I've also had the privilege of working as a toddler teacher for nearly four years. It was an incredibly fulfilling role where I had the opportunity to nurture and guide young minds through their formative years.

Working with toddlers was a joyous experience filled with laughter, learning, and growth. Through interactive activities, storytelling, and gentle guidance, I was able to positively influence their behavior, gently redirecting any challenging moments into teachable ones. Witnessing their development, both academically and emotionally, was immensely rewarding.

My love for children runs deep, and I genuinely enjoy every aspect of caring for them. Whether it's singing songs, exploring creative activities, or simply engaging in imaginative play, I find immense joy in fostering their curiosity and helping them discover the world around them.

Just as I cherish my time spent with children, I also deeply value the relationships I've formed with the elderly individuals I've cared for. Providing companionship, assistance with daily tasks, and simply being there to listen and converse enriches both their lives and mine.

In summary, whether it's guiding toddlers through their early years or providing companionship and care to the elderly, my passion for nurturing others knows no bounds. Each experience has shaped me into a more compassionate and understanding individual, and I am eager to continue making a positive impact in the lives of those I assist, both at home and abroad.
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Personal information

Non-Smoker

Can swim well

Can ride a bike

Has a driver's license

Has siblings

Has a valid passport

Non-Smoker

Has attended a first-aid training

Profession Child Care Worker

Education Primary School

Language Knowledge

Dutch: Native Language, Since 1 Month

Sports  I don't play any sport as for now

Religion Christian

For the Au Pair religion is Very important

Special diet considerations No special diet

Has health problems NO

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Job information

Can work more for extra money - Yes
Can care for special needs children - Yes
Does accept family with pets - Yes
Can take care of pets - No

Preferred countries Australia, Belgium, Mexico, Netherlands & USA

Preferred area Big City, Suburb, Town, Village, Countryside

Duration of stay 10-20 Months

Earliest starting date Apr 2024

Latest starting date Aug 2024

Does accept family with pets

Can work more for extra money

Can take care of pets

Age group 0 - 1 year old, 1 - 5 years old

Hours of child care experience in the past 24 months 0 hours

Would like to take care of this number of children/people 3

Would work for a single parent? Yes, with any of them

Can care for special needs children

Can assist and support elderly in Companionship and conversation, Walks and outings, Mobility support, Errands/Shopping, Cleaning & Laundry, Light domestic work, Cooking meals, Bathing & Dressing

Can care for special needs people

To students of age group

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