Selecting The Right Nanny

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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

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Take Your Time To Find The Right Nanny

Find A Nanny That’s The Right Fit For Your Beautiful Family

It’s understandable that many parents only look for a nanny when they’re desperately needing some extra help. Perhaps their work circumstances have changed or there’s a sudden illness in the family. It’s, therefore, understandable that finding a nanny is sometimes a very rushed job. However, if you can help it, it’s well worth taking your time to employ the right person. Life certainly becomes a whole lot easier when you

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You Need To Look For More Than One Nanny

Do You Need To Look For More Than One Nanny?

You may not have considered it but when you’re on the lookout for a nanny, should you be searching for more than one? It’s important to have a range of great nannies that can work around your family. As kids grow, their needs, as well as yours, will change. Yes, one nanny may be able to provide all the care that you need for now. However, can you imagine how

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Do You Feel Guilty About Hiring A Nanny

Do You Feel Guilty About Hiring A Nanny?

Today, we are exploring a feeling that many parents are not prepared for when they find a wonderful nanny – that feeling of guilt when you’re not with your children. We all lead busy lives so there is absolutely nothing wrong at all with asking for help. In fact, hiring a good nanny shows that you love your children so much that you want to enrich their lives. The right

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Top 5 Interview Tips To Find The Perfect Nanny 

So you’ve decided to hire a nanny, found some prospects and are now ready for the interviews. At We Need A Nanny, we know what a huge step it is leaving your children with another person. So knowing just how to interview a nanny and what questions to ask can help ensure you select the perfect caregiver for your family. Start your 7 Day FREE trial today!      Already registered?

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How To Check Your Nannys References

How To Check Your Nanny’s References

References are a vital step in the journey to find a nanny that’s the right fit for your beautiful family. While someone might seem great on the phone or by email, via Skype, or even face-to-face, checking your nanny’s references might reveal a lot more, and confirm if they are really suitable for the job. So understanding how to check your potential caregiver’s references can make all the difference. We’ve

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Finding a nanny - which type of caregiver is right?

Finding A Nanny: Which Type Of Caregiver Is Right For You?

Finding and hiring a nanny or babysitter for the first time can feel daunting. But which type of carer is best? There are lots of things to consider. Consider your family dynamic, individual personalities, your practical needs, and your lifestyle – and that’s before you start looking! Whether you are going back to work and need a full-time nanny, or are simply looking for a part-time babysitter, there is no

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Nice Pretty Girl Looking At Her Wound

Kids First Aid for Nannies & Babysitters (And Parents)

Considering first aid training for yourself or your caregiver? Possibly the biggest worry when hiring a nanny or babysitter to care for your child is safety. Would your caregiver know how to respond to something happening to your little bundle of joy while you aren’t there? Children hurt themselves; it’s a fact of life. As part of their physical development, they will challenge themselves and be hurt. There are many

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Finding A Nanny What's Involved

Finding & Hiring A Nanny: What’s Involved?

Have you been planning to hire a nanny for a while? Or have you had a sudden burst of inspiration after another week of frantic kindy or school pickups, rushed meals, and barely-there sleep? Either way there are plenty of reasons why finding and hiring a nanny is a wonderful idea for your beautiful family. But before you rush into hiring a nanny, it’s essential to know what the job

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Hiring A Summer Nanny Or Babysitter

Hiring A Summer Nanny Or Babysitter

Ahh, summer! Lazy days, balmy evenings, and plenty of opportunities to catch up with family and friends for dinner, drinks and lots of sunshine. Hiring a summer nanny or babysitter can be different from hiring a babysitter for other times of the year. If you’re hiring a summer babysitter to make the most of the holiday season this year, we’ve put together our top tips to ensure it’s a great

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We Need A Nanny Australia

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 »
Take Your Time To Find The Right Nanny

Find A Nanny That’s The Right Fit For Your Beautiful Family

It’s understandable that many parents only look for a nanny when they’re desperately needing some extra help. Perhaps their work circumstances have changed or there’s a sudden illness in the family. It’s, therefore, understandable that finding a nanny is sometimes a very rushed job. However, if you can help it, it’s well worth taking your time to employ the right person. Life certainly becomes a whole lot easier when you

Read More »
You Need To Look For More Than One Nanny

Do You Need To Look For More Than One Nanny?

You may not have considered it but when you’re on the lookout for a nanny, should you be searching for more than one? It’s important to have a range of great nannies that can work around your family. As kids grow, their needs, as well as yours, will change. Yes, one nanny may be able to provide all the care that you need for now. However, can you imagine how

Read More »
Do You Feel Guilty About Hiring A Nanny

Do You Feel Guilty About Hiring A Nanny?

Today, we are exploring a feeling that many parents are not prepared for when they find a wonderful nanny – that feeling of guilt when you’re not with your children. We all lead busy lives so there is absolutely nothing wrong at all with asking for help. In fact, hiring a good nanny shows that you love your children so much that you want to enrich their lives. The right

Read More »
Nanny Interview Questions And Tips 900x600

Top 5 Interview Tips To Find The Perfect Nanny 

So you’ve decided to hire a nanny, found some prospects and are now ready for the interviews. At We Need A Nanny, we know what a huge step it is leaving your children with another person. So knowing just how to interview a nanny and what questions to ask can help ensure you select the perfect caregiver for your family. Start your 7 Day FREE trial today!      Already registered?

Read More »
How To Check Your Nannys References

How To Check Your Nanny’s References

References are a vital step in the journey to find a nanny that’s the right fit for your beautiful family. While someone might seem great on the phone or by email, via Skype, or even face-to-face, checking your nanny’s references might reveal a lot more, and confirm if they are really suitable for the job. So understanding how to check your potential caregiver’s references can make all the difference. We’ve

Read More »
Finding a nanny - which type of caregiver is right?

Finding A Nanny: Which Type Of Caregiver Is Right For You?

Finding and hiring a nanny or babysitter for the first time can feel daunting. But which type of carer is best? There are lots of things to consider. Consider your family dynamic, individual personalities, your practical needs, and your lifestyle – and that’s before you start looking! Whether you are going back to work and need a full-time nanny, or are simply looking for a part-time babysitter, there is no

Read More »
Nice Pretty Girl Looking At Her Wound

Kids First Aid for Nannies & Babysitters (And Parents)

Considering first aid training for yourself or your caregiver? Possibly the biggest worry when hiring a nanny or babysitter to care for your child is safety. Would your caregiver know how to respond to something happening to your little bundle of joy while you aren’t there? Children hurt themselves; it’s a fact of life. As part of their physical development, they will challenge themselves and be hurt. There are many

Read More »
Finding A Nanny What's Involved

Finding & Hiring A Nanny: What’s Involved?

Have you been planning to hire a nanny for a while? Or have you had a sudden burst of inspiration after another week of frantic kindy or school pickups, rushed meals, and barely-there sleep? Either way there are plenty of reasons why finding and hiring a nanny is a wonderful idea for your beautiful family. But before you rush into hiring a nanny, it’s essential to know what the job

Read More »
Hiring A Summer Nanny Or Babysitter

Hiring A Summer Nanny Or Babysitter

Ahh, summer! Lazy days, balmy evenings, and plenty of opportunities to catch up with family and friends for dinner, drinks and lots of sunshine. Hiring a summer nanny or babysitter can be different from hiring a babysitter for other times of the year. If you’re hiring a summer babysitter to make the most of the holiday season this year, we’ve put together our top tips to ensure it’s a great

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