Position Overview

A nanny or babysitter takes care for kids at the employer’s home. These professionals must be self-motivated, reliable with a fun and outgoing nature. A babysitter or nanny cover letter and resume must created in a way to communicate all of these facts in a very little space.

As the job duties of babysitters and nannies are almost similar in nature, the following resume sample is effective both for babysitters and nannies.



Babysitter Nanny Resume Sample


Anna Smith

45 4th Street ● New York, NY 02109
(000) 747-5289 ● anna @ email . com

OBJECTIVE: Proactive and resourceful individual seeking a position as a nanny / babysitter utilizing extensive skills in providing effective child care and managing household chores.


• Over 3 years’ hands-on experience in child care arena
• Well versed in ages and stages of childhood development
• Respectful attitude towards others
• Fluent in English and Spanish; capability to teach the same
• Valid driver’s license with exceptional driving record


● Activity Planning● Diapering and Bathing● Potty-Training
● Meal Preparation● Reading● Housekeeping
● Feeding● Transportation● Laundry


Live-in Babysitter | RWP SOLUTIONS, New York, NY                 May 2008 – July 2011

• Cared, taught and controlled two children of ages 5 and 12
• Performed light cleaning for the children such as laundry and room cleaning
• Took children to and from school, lessons and appointments
• Coordinated activities that encouraged education and constructive progress
• Created a fun, secure, inspiring, and nurturing surroundings for the children
• Traveled with the children on outings
• Cooked meals and snacks for children


SOME COLLEGE, New York, NY – 2011
Early Childhood Development Certificate

CITY HIGH SCHOOL, New York, NY – 2009
High School Diploma

Current CPR Certification


• Adept at anticipating children’s needs
• Effective communication skills
• Enthusiastic to work 24/7
• Able to handle young teens

REFERENCES: Available on request