Maria G., Babysitter in London

  • 67 years old, More than 10 years of experience
  • Occasional
  • Part Time / After School
  • Full Time
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  • Languages spoken:
    Portuguese (Native Language) , English (Intermediate) , French (Beginner)
  • Nationality:
  • Experience:
    More than 10 years of experience
  • Drivers License No
    First Aid certificate No
  • Access to a vehicle No
    Has children No


I'm a Portuguese woman and I'm 62.
Actually, I'm retired from teaching.
Autonomy and responsibility sense, work with deadlines on multiple projects and under pressure, adaptability to various situations and scenarios.
Active and enthusiastic team member, intercultural scene integration ability.
My main skills are in the area of teaching but I also have experience in nanny housekeeper and supporting children/teenagers with autism spectrum disorders for their cognitive, social, and emotional development through graphical/artistic and dramatic expressions, as well as the handling of materials, objects and images.
I have a Degree in Painting, a Master's Degree in Educational Sciences and a Post-graduate Degree in Neurodevelopment in Pediatrics.
Also, I have an Intensive Course in Development of Emotional Intelligence in Children and Teenagers and training courses in 'Children's Book illustration' and 'Creative Writing for Children'.
I am fluent in Portuguese, good in English and basic user in French and Spanish.
I have good command of Microsoft Office tools, Paint, some knowledge of such programs as SPSS, Excel, Adobe Photoshop CS4.
Also, I am an author of illustration in school text books and I made a presentation about the work I do with a young autistic woman in the illustration book 'As Asas de Afrisio'.
I enjoy reading, travelling and meeting people from other cultures.
I'm available to make volunteer work with impaired children.
Actually, I do volunteer work in AFSD (Horse Blue) - Solidarity Association of Families with Disabilities, Portugal: supporting Inclusion Programs.
I look forward to hearing your feedback. If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Yours Faithfully,
Maria Goncalves

Availability Maria

Professional Experience: More than 10 years of experience