In this unit, we will be covering the duties and responsibilities of a Nanny. It includes infant care in which childhood diseases, prenatal and postnatal care will be taken care of along with developing and implementing the healthy dietary patterns. The governess will be taught and trained to protect the little one with lifesaving techniques together with knowledge and awareness about learning disabilities, speech, hearing and visual issues and most importantly, child abuse.
When caring for the elderly, there are a number of important things you have to take into consideration. As well as the possibility of nursing home care and long-term care, there is an increase in the number of older people who have complex needs.
A disability is a physical or mental impairment, which has significant and longstanding effects on someone’s ability to carry-out the normal activities of daily living.