Lydia Samantha, 21 years from Harare, Zimbabwe (ID 1163531)

English(Native), Chinese(A1), Shona(C1)

01 Apr 2022 - 01 Jan 2023

12 - 24 Months

Dec 2025

Big City, Suburb, Town, Village, Countryside

1-2 Year, 3-6 Year, 7-10 Year, 11-14 Year

Yes, with any of them

Yes

Yes

Infant Qualified (1,080 documented hours)
Documented hours with children over 2y: 3,420h
Documented hours with family members: 352h
Open to work with children with Special Needs
Maximum number of children to care for: 3
Working on obtaining drivers license (planned April 2022)

Fully vaccinated with an approved vaccine

Lydia Samantha is a family-oriented and hard-working 21y old Au Pair from Zimbabwe who speaks Shona, English and some Chinese. She has 1 sibling who is older. Lydia has experience with children from 1m through 10y old. She has been working as a babysitter and kindergarten teacher and she has also taken care of a younger family member. Lydia is currently working towards her drivers license and hopes to receive it in April 2022. In her free time she likes to read, play rugby, to go to the gym, to cook, decorate cakes and to spend time with family and friends.

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Care Experience

With which age group do you have experience
None Poor Intermediate A lot of
Newborns
Newborns
Poor
1-2 Year
1-2 Year
A lot of
3-6 Year
3-6 Year
A lot of
7-10 Year
7-10 Year
Intermediate
11-14 Year
11-14 Year
Poor
15 Year+
15 Year+
Poor

What kind of experience do you have in child care?
None Poor Intermediate A lot of
Changing Diapers
Changing Diapers
A lot of
Feeding
Feeding
A lot of
Bathing
Bathing
A lot of
Putting children to bed
Putting children to bed
A lot of
Dressing
Dressing
A lot of
Preparing Meals
Preparing Meals
A lot of
Reading books
Reading books
Intermediate
Tinkering
Tinkering
A lot of
Playing
Playing
A lot of

Would you take care of a special needs child? Yes

Have experiences in taking care of a special needs child? No

Details of your experiences

Experience and duration Age and name of the children Number Gender Total hours
Babysitter
November 2017 - May 2018
Age and name of the children Tinotenda 2 years, Tatenda 8 months Number 2 Gender Female Total hours 1080
Kindergarten teacher
January 2020 - January 2021
Age and name of the children Ethan 5y, Kayden 6y, Mufaro 3y, Leah 4y Number 4 Gender Both Total hours 2340
Family experience
April 2021 - March 2022
Age and name of the children Tadiwa Skai 1month (family member) Number 1 Gender Female Total hours 352

Have you been an au pair abroad before No

What kind of experience do you have in house work?

None Poor Intermediate A lot of
Cleaning up
Cleaning up
A lot of
Ironing
Ironing
A lot of
Doing laundry
Doing laundry
A lot of
Vacuuming
Vacuuming
Intermediate
Baking
Baking
A lot of
Preparing Snacks
Preparing Snacks
A lot of
Cooking
Cooking
A lot of
Gardening
Gardening
Intermediate

If you have any other Child Care Experience we should know of, please describe them
I just recently started babysitting my neighbors 4 year old Presley and 10 year old Praise from 2pm when they return from school till 5 pm.

Knowledge/Skills

What is your native language? English

How good is your level of foreign languages?

Language Level Studied language for Comments/Certificate
Language Chinese Level Beginner (A1) Studied language for 6 Month Comments/Certificate
Language Shona Level Advanced (C1) Studied language for 11 Year/s Comments/Certificate Started learning Shona in school at grade 1

Driving skills

Do you have a driving licence? No

Will you get a driving licence before the arrival date? Yes , Apr 2022

Additional knowledge and skills

Did you attend a first-aid training? No

What is your swimming level? Good

Are you able to ride a bicycle? No

Can you do horse riding? Yes

Do you play any musical instruments? No

Do you play sports? Yes


Please describe your hobbies
During my spare time I like reading novels , playing rugby, plaiting hair, going to the gym, trying out new recipes, cake decorating , watching tv and going out with friends and family.
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Contact

415-376-0202
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