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Tabitha Lopez

 

Sitter, Childcare Specialist, Newborn Care Specialist, Preschool Teacher, Nanny

Hi my name is Tabitha, my husband and I have 4 children and 3 grandchildren,  my passion has always been to provide a safe, loving, stable, inviorment for all children in my care. Growing up in the foster care system sparked a fire in my heart for children. 

I started straight out of high school as a preschool teacher. I worked in a number of home childcare facilities, and preschool centers over the last 22 years, in addition to being a nanny, infant care specialist, and providing respit care for foster care children. 

Qualifications include:

*22 years experience in caring for children and infants 0-5 years of age

*newborn care specialist 

*experience with preemies, multiples, and special medical needs

*infant , child, and adult 1st aid and CPR certified 

*22 units of early childhood education 

*Certified Preschool Teacher

*hundreds of personal growth credits from First 5 California 

Skills and Highlights 

*personal and professional experience with medically fragile children including G-tube care and replacement botton, controlling blood sugar and blood pressure, knowledge of seizures and after, and during episode care

*knowledge of childhood depression and mental health issues in medically fragile children (classes and certificate from Loma Linda medical center/university)

*passion to learn and patience to teach

*excellent communication skills 

*calm , gentle demeanor