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What Is The Job Role Of A Nanny

What is the Job Role of a Nanny

The subject of the job role of a nanny is quite versatile. Ideally, the specified job role of a nanny will depend mostly on the family involved and their needs. Their main role is to assist parents and children, often to the point where they become a part of the family. Nannying is an age-old trade that has evolved to such an extent, for several reasons. Today there are many

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Should You Choose A Live Out Or Live In Nanny

Should You Choose a Live Out or Live In Nanny

When hiring a new Nanny, it can be hard to discern between the different types. You need a clear indication of what you are looking for exactly. The two main groups of nannies are Live-In nannies, or In-Home Nannies, and Live-Out nannies. Despite the many other types of nannies, your first choice will be a more full-time or part-time option. To make that choice it is vital to know what

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Should You Stay At Home Or Hire A Nanny

Should You Stay at Home or Hire a Nanny?

Many parents often resort to hiring a nanny rather than staying at home. There is no shame in hiring a nanny, whatever your reasons may be. Every parent has the right to act in a way they believe is best for their children and family. On the other hand, some parents prefer to stay at home with their children. To hire a nanny is not always the most affordable option

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Parents, Find Time For Yourself With Support From A Nanny

Life changes completely with kids. I know this is an obvious statement, but many parents will feel their whole identity changes once they have a family, and it can feel hard to understand who you are. Before having kids, you had so much freedom with your life. You had dreams and passions and felt like you could try anything your heart desired. You worked hard to pursue a career or

Read More »
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3 Reasons Why Parents Engage A Nanny

Having a family is one of life’s greatest joys! Children are the most precious and special gifts in our lives, and any parent would do anything for their kids. Parenting can be a challenge though, and if you’re reading this article you are probably wondering how a wonderful carer could suit your needs. My name is Kasey Major, and I’ve been a professional nanny for 23 years. I’ve supported every

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Australian Parents Face New Challenge Homeschooling and Working From Home

Social distancing in Australia has become the norm, and for many families this change has been swift – and exhausting. Working parents have had to quickly set up home offices, coordinate the needs of their family under the one roof, and on top of that have had to become teachers – and right now many are feeling out of their depth. Not Enough Hours In The Day Parents have quickly

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19 Things To Do At Home With Your Kids

We understand how much you love your kids. However, we also understand how difficult it can be to keep your kids occupied for long periods indoors, particularly if you’re working from home. Happy children equal happy parents. So, with this in mind, we’ve put together a quick list of activities your kids will love! 1 – Prepare a scavenger hunt Take a little time to hide some treats for your

Read More »
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Nannies & Families Working Together At Home

Everyone in Australia is now practicing social distancing and most Australian employees are working from home. This has created a new dynamic for parents with nannies, as they work closely together to balance work, children and the overall family. Nanager is an amazing full-service nanny agency. Not only do they go to great lengths to place the right nannies into homes, they also write incredibly helpful articles for parents and nannies.

Read More »
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Social Distancing amidst COVID-19

Many families are trying to understand the advice for home-care amidst COVID-19. The highest priority right now is the health and safety of the community, and we encourage everyone to act responsibly with safe hygiene practices and social distancing to prevent the spread of the virus and to protect vulnerable members of society. There will be some families, especially front-line healthcare workers, that may need support during this time. We

Read More »
Grandparents Coronavirus Covid19

Keeping Your Kids and Their Grandparents Safe and Connected During the Coronavirus Pandemic

At We Need a Nanny, we connect beautiful families with incredible caregivers across Australia. We have been carefully monitoring the situation around the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and we understand that your needs as a family are changing as the days go by. Amidst the uncertainty of childcare, school and workplace arrangements, we are especially mindful of families that rely on older relatives or grandparents for their childcare. We want to reassure

Read More »
What Is The Job Role Of A Nanny

What is the Job Role of a Nanny

The subject of the job role of a nanny is quite versatile. Ideally, the specified job role of a nanny will depend mostly on the family involved and their needs. Their main role is to assist parents and children, often to the point where they become a part of the family. Nannying is an age-old trade that has evolved to such an extent, for several reasons. Today there are many

Read More »
Should You Choose A Live Out Or Live In Nanny

Should You Choose a Live Out or Live In Nanny

When hiring a new Nanny, it can be hard to discern between the different types. You need a clear indication of what you are looking for exactly. The two main groups of nannies are Live-In nannies, or In-Home Nannies, and Live-Out nannies. Despite the many other types of nannies, your first choice will be a more full-time or part-time option. To make that choice it is vital to know what

Read More »
Should You Stay At Home Or Hire A Nanny

Should You Stay at Home or Hire a Nanny?

Many parents often resort to hiring a nanny rather than staying at home. There is no shame in hiring a nanny, whatever your reasons may be. Every parent has the right to act in a way they believe is best for their children and family. On the other hand, some parents prefer to stay at home with their children. To hire a nanny is not always the most affordable option

Read More »
13

Parents, Find Time For Yourself With Support From A Nanny

Life changes completely with kids. I know this is an obvious statement, but many parents will feel their whole identity changes once they have a family, and it can feel hard to understand who you are. Before having kids, you had so much freedom with your life. You had dreams and passions and felt like you could try anything your heart desired. You worked hard to pursue a career or

Read More »
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3 Reasons Why Parents Engage A Nanny

Having a family is one of life’s greatest joys! Children are the most precious and special gifts in our lives, and any parent would do anything for their kids. Parenting can be a challenge though, and if you’re reading this article you are probably wondering how a wonderful carer could suit your needs. My name is Kasey Major, and I’ve been a professional nanny for 23 years. I’ve supported every

Read More »
60

Australian Parents Face New Challenge Homeschooling and Working From Home

Social distancing in Australia has become the norm, and for many families this change has been swift – and exhausting. Working parents have had to quickly set up home offices, coordinate the needs of their family under the one roof, and on top of that have had to become teachers – and right now many are feeling out of their depth. Not Enough Hours In The Day Parents have quickly

Read More »
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19 Things To Do At Home With Your Kids

We understand how much you love your kids. However, we also understand how difficult it can be to keep your kids occupied for long periods indoors, particularly if you’re working from home. Happy children equal happy parents. So, with this in mind, we’ve put together a quick list of activities your kids will love! 1 – Prepare a scavenger hunt Take a little time to hide some treats for your

Read More »
62

Nannies & Families Working Together At Home

Everyone in Australia is now practicing social distancing and most Australian employees are working from home. This has created a new dynamic for parents with nannies, as they work closely together to balance work, children and the overall family. Nanager is an amazing full-service nanny agency. Not only do they go to great lengths to place the right nannies into homes, they also write incredibly helpful articles for parents and nannies.

Read More »
Andrew Seaman Ey5zzokyl0q Unsplash

Social Distancing amidst COVID-19

Many families are trying to understand the advice for home-care amidst COVID-19. The highest priority right now is the health and safety of the community, and we encourage everyone to act responsibly with safe hygiene practices and social distancing to prevent the spread of the virus and to protect vulnerable members of society. There will be some families, especially front-line healthcare workers, that may need support during this time. We

Read More »
Grandparents Coronavirus Covid19

Keeping Your Kids and Their Grandparents Safe and Connected During the Coronavirus Pandemic

At We Need a Nanny, we connect beautiful families with incredible caregivers across Australia. We have been carefully monitoring the situation around the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and we understand that your needs as a family are changing as the days go by. Amidst the uncertainty of childcare, school and workplace arrangements, we are especially mindful of families that rely on older relatives or grandparents for their childcare. We want to reassure

Read More »

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