Nanny Application Form

You will need the following:

♦ Contact information for the church leader who knows you best.

♦ Names and email addresses for three references:  (not family members).

♦ A photo of yourself, and your resume. If you don’t have a resume, you can click here to prepare one.

♦ Please note there is a $25 application fee required. See Payment instructions below.
(Click here for information about becoming a Mission Nanny.)

Have questions? Want to talk with someone, click here.

Application

* Your Name (First and last)

You must be a citizen of USA, Canada, the UK, Australia, or New Zealand. We may also accept applicants who are fluent in English from countries in Western Europe and Scandinavia.

We cannot process applications from other countries.

* What country are you a citizen of?

* I have read and agree with the statements in these items:

    Guidelines for MissionNannys Service,

    Limit of Our Responsibility

    Limit of Our Liability

YesNo     If your answer is No, please do not apply.

* Your Email Address

* Confirm Email Address

* Your Phone Number

* Your Complete Postal Mailing Address: Street Address, Apartment Number (or P.O. Box Number), City, State, Postal Code, and Country:

* Your Date of Birth (Month, Year)

* Gender     FemaleMale

When will you be available, and for how long?

* Please attach a recent photo of yourself here. File must end with .jpg, .jpeg, .gif, or .png.

Please attach a Resume of your work and studies experience here. File names must end with .pdf, .doc, txt, or .docx

Write a brief testimony of your Salvation experience.

How would you describe your relationship with Jesus Christ at this time?

Do you have regular devotional prayer and Bible reading times? Please describe.

Why would you like to serve as a MissionNanny?

Do you feel you can be a Christ-like servant to a missionary family without preferring for your own agenda?

Do you have the support of your parents/family and church to serve as a Mission Nanny?

Do you prefer certain regions of the world over others? Cities or rural? Explain

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I AM ADVENTUROUS: PLEASE TELL ME ABOUT OPENINGS IN SO-CALLED 'CLOSED' COUNTRIES, WHERE FREEDOMS ARE LIMITED.

Please describe other cross-cultural experiences you've had.

Languages you speak (Example: Fluent in English, a bit of Spanish)

Are you willing to raise money for your expenses (as much as $4000 in some cases)?

Do you believe you could get a team of people to consistently pray for you?

References

Please do not name family members as references.
(By providing this information you are giving us permission to contact these references.)

PLEASE verify that you have provided the correct email addresses.

* Name of First Personal Reference

* Their email address

* Name of Second Personal Reference

* Their email address

* Name of Third Personal Reference

* Their email address

* Name, Postal Mailing Address, and Phone Number of your Home Church.

Church's Denomination or Affiliation

* Name, email, phone number of the Pastor or other Church Leader who knows you best (if not listed as one of the three references, above):

* Emergency Contact email address

* Your emergency contact: Name, phone number, and COMPLETE POSTAL ADDRESS (Street, City, State/Province, Postal Code, Country).

Some Questions Often Asked by Missionaries

(These are question often raised by missionaries who are considering applicants).

Your Health

Do you have physical or mental health conditions we should know about? (Allergies, dental care, physical limitations, need for regular prescriptions, etc.)

Do you exercise regularly? If Yes, briefly describe what and how often.

Are there certain climates that affect you negatively? Explain.

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Your Experience

How would you score your experience and skill for these items?

Infant Care experience
LotsSomeNot Much

Day Care experience
(Older kids)
LotsSomeNot Much

Tutoring skill
GoodOKCould be better

Cooking skill
GoodOKCould be better

Cleaning and Chores
GoodOKCould be better

If you expect to help with child care, home work, tutoring, etc., please describe your relevant experience with children, and their ages.

With what age group do you prefer to work?

Your Adaptability

How would you describe how well you accept unexpected interruptions and changes to routine and schedules?
No problemFairly easyUsually OKSometimes a problemGets me upset

Do you have any comments on the question above?

What kinds of things do you enjoy, and with what do you have difficulty?

Some More Personal Stuff

Do you generally enjoy being with people?

How do you manage conflict with your family, friends, authority figures? Explain.

How would you manage possible conflicts with your missionary family?

It is sometimes necessary and wise to keep certain things about your assignment private - to yourself - perhaps for the well-being and safety of the mission. Would you have any problems with this need if it should occur? If, please explain.

Would those with whom you live or work consider you 'neat' or 'messy', or somewhere in between?

Your approximate height and weight.

From what airport would you likely depart?

How did you hear about MissionNannys?
Google searchMissionFinder web siteOther Internet sitesFriends/RelativesPrinted MaterialOther

Is there any other information you would like to provide, or comments or questions?

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To make your $25 Nanny Application Payment online please click here and use the Donate link.

You may also mail your check or money order PAYABLE TO EYE OF A NEEDLE FOUNDATION, to:

Eye of the Needle Foundation
Att: MissionNannys
PO Box 2789
La Jolla, CA 92038
USA.

To assure correct credit, PLEASE note on your payment that the funds are for Mission Nannys Application.