Kath R

Energetic Aussie ECE. Storytelling, yoga, horticulture.

Want To Connect With Kath? Get Started Now


26

Nanny in Toronto

UPDATE Feb 16th: Highly skilled, dynamic Aussie caregiver, working full-time Monday - Thursday in Roncesvalles area with an easy-going, social toddler, and his intuitive, positive parents. I'm looking for part-time/ occasional share work in the area, ideally with a similarly aged toddler, for yoga, literacy and social education. Great rate! I am highly experienced and gifted in infant/toddler/preschool care/development, and have also enjoyed multiple years now of teaching mindfulness, and conscious parenting skills to families. My Practical skills: Childcare professional ECE (montessori play-based self-directed education), yoga teacher (science of social emotional, body awareness, neurobiology, physiology, anatomy) horticulture farming and nutrition (sensory garden design, green and whole foods), storytelling/writer for children - reading circles, song-circles/music education, animals, nature - your child will be exposed to this and more. I believe a healthy child is a well-nourished one, in all areas. Physical, social, mental. I create a fun, comfortable environment and can run a home efficiently and proactively. I am a meditator, and love to hike, nature walk. Being inside isn't my thing, and luckily, children tend to agree. Since 2011, I've been teaching yoga and mindfulness to kids in schools, pre-schools, homes, rural communities, and i clearly see the difference it makes in social-emotional health for all children and helps engage them in lifestyle practices that foster healthy body awareness, and clear communication skills. All of this though, only works because I am passionate about helping kids thrive, and find their authentic voice, and I believe I know how to engage with children of all ages to make them feel heard and valued. Non-judgmental self-awareness. I have multiple professional parents in Toronto who can attest to my skills with their children. I value their privacy, so I don't post their contact information publicly, but, of course, will share privately. Fun fact: I spent last winter in Mexico working on a farm cultivating vanilla flowers, cacao, pineapples, mangoes, tamarind, bananas, coconuts, corn.... I have police check, drivers abstract, infant CPR, first aid training, skilled swimmer, and adore all animals. (except spiders and mice) Education: Journalism by training - My background as a writer and storyteller makes children love libraries and literature as much as I do. :) Early experience: I owned a community daycare for 10 years, looked after multiple children aged 5mths - 15 years old, while also working freelance in children's/reality television. I'm a world-traveller, open and deeply curious about other cultures, and I teach children as such. Also, I'm willing and able to travel at your convenience. Lately I've had spells volunteering, teaching and engaging in communities in Australia, (2017) Mexico, (2015/6/7), Costa Rica, (2013/14). Thanks for reading! Look forward to hearing from you, Kath

Nanny Details

Email Address ...@gmail.com Confirmed
Phone Number 416-827-... Confirmed
Postal Code M6H...
Years of Experience 20
Provider Type Individuals
Age Group
Availability
Language
Pay Minimum - $18.00
Maximum - $20.00
Hourly
Special Needs
Services
Training
CPR
Transportation
Work Eligibility
Household
Twins Or Multiple Children Yes

Notes

Your Note
Notes made here will only be seen by you. If you want to message the owner of this listing Send Them A Message

Share This Listing