Karen is our incredibly warm and friendly Nanny, whose passion lies with caring for children. She is an experienced ECE teacher, Postpartum Nurse, Summer Counsellor, Mother & Grandmother, so in theory she has done it all! She has tonnes of experience working with children of all ages however working with infants and newborns is her absolute favourite! She exudes a motherly energy and having cared for thousands of newborns, she is well versed in all things baby! Karen is super dedicated to empowering Mom’s & Dad’s, helping them, guiding them, educating them & of course making their little one’s life as happy & joyous as possible.
When it comes to the kids, Karen provides oodles of creative activities and an endless supply of board book, with her favourite being Goosie! Nanny Karen enjoys taking children out on walks, playing educational games, aiding in appropriate development whilst always ensuring a safety first approach. Self-confessed ‘Queen’ of cleaning, Karen is more than comfortable engaging in light housework, baking, cooking etc. She is also happy to care for your pets and bring them for walks with the children in her care. She drives and has a car.
Karen is returning to work after taking time to care for her own grandson and is hoping to find a loving family to work with. She lives by the motto ‘You never get a second chance to make a first impression’.
For those seeking another language, Karen speaks fluent Spanish in addition to her native tongue of English. – She is a superstar!