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Nanny CV

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BBMs Fri 07-Dec-12 12:36:01

Hi there!
I have been working as a nanny for the past 9years but i have never needed a cv because usually i met the people that i worked for through people that already knew me personally... now im at a loss because i dont really have a clue how to put together a "Nanny CV"!
Woul really appreciate if any of you could give me some input smile
Many thanks in advance.

nannynick Fri 07-Dec-12 13:01:40

Set it out as per any other CV but for each nanny job put a paragraph about what you did in the role.

If you PMme your email address I can send you a copy of mine to give you an idea of how to set things out.

BBMs Fri 07-Dec-12 13:15:06

thank you so much! i PM you smile

fraktion Fri 07-Dec-12 13:29:12

I also have an anonymised template if you want to PM me.

BobbiFleckmann Fri 07-Dec-12 13:33:51

nanny cvs are one of the few places where personal interests and hobbies are really relevant to the job, and also because you're going into someone's house, it's a much more personal thing so your ice skating lessons / knitting / rock climbing is actually interesting to the prospective employer. The agency our current nanny came from had a question on their information sheet asking what the book they were reading is - 99% of them said "jordan's biography" or somesuch, current nanny was Little Women & a history book. I liked that, made her stand out.

BBMs Fri 07-Dec-12 14:20:37

Thanks for the tips smile

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