Baby Caregiver Job Description. Physical fitness child caregivers must be able to sit stand bend and physically lift children weighing up to 40. They may help younger children prepare for kindergarten or assist older children with homework.
Assists residents with activities of daily living including bathing dressing grooming toileting transferring and getting to and from activities and meals according to the individual service plan. Allows and encourages residents to do as much of their own care as possible. Familiarity with childhood development understanding how childhood development works is essential for child caregivers.
An infant caregiver will also entertain and educate infants by reading to.
This usually means that the nanny is in charge of everything that corresponds to the care of the children. The primary caregiver is responsible for the care and supervision of three or four infants assigned to him or her as well as planning for their optimal development. Caregivers must attend to every physical need of infants in their care. Traditional nanny responsibilities center on childcare.