A babysitter or nanny provides ongoing care to children at the employer’s home. She manages all tasks associated to the care of the children, and maintains a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment in which the children can succeed and develop intellectually.

In order to write a great resume for babysitter or nanny position, you need to show that you have a thorough understanding of the needs and wants of children as well as possess a great stamina to work continually. Handling the requirements of kids is not as simple as a typing job. Children need to be well attended so as to keep them safe and joyful. You should demonstrate an adequate knowledge on how to conduct proper childcare particularly if you are applying for a job that needs handling toddlers and infants.


Babysitter / Nanny Resume Sample



Sara Davis

548 Example Street | Houston, TX 05897 | (000) 754-7454| sara @ email . com


Profile: Talented and kindhearted child care professional with 7 years’ extensive experience in caring and nurturing children from ages 2 months to 10 years. Demonstrated ability to create, organize, and plan different kinds of childcare activities such as arts and crafts, and trips to the parks and library. Innovative and creative, willing to introduce new ideas and techniques of learning. Competent at preparing delicious an nutritious food for children and family. Current Texas driver’s license and perfect driving record.

• Outstanding communication and judgement skills
• Excellent planning and organization skills
• Stress tolerance and high level of energy
• Adaptable and flexible
• Able to multi-task
• Emotionally mature to deal with children


AAA Childcare Agency – Houston, TX | 2013 – 2016
• Performed light housekeeping tasks
• Transported children to and from school
• Helped children with schoolwork
• Organized and engaged in activities with children
• Prepared meals for children and family
• Shop grocery for family and run errands
• Helped children get dressed
• Administered meals and cleaned up after eating
• Ran errands, child and parents laundry

Private Babysitter – Houston, TX | 2009 – 2013
• Prepared bottles for babies and care for feeding equipment
• Changed diapers for babies
• Washed and ironed children’s clothes
• Planned and prepared meals and snacks for the children
• Bathed babies and supervised baths for older children
• Dressed children suitable to the child’s activities


Training in Childcare and Development | 2007

First Aid and CPR – Current

G.E.D | City High School, Houston, TX | 2006

“I always take initiative to perform my duties. I love cooking and enjoy playing with the children.”