Choosing a Nanny Job
Is working as a nanny the right job or career choice for you? This section will give you a look at the pros and cons of working as a nanny and help you decide if it’s the kind of job you’re well suited for.
In-Home Positions Defined
Choosing a Nanny Job
Understanding the Legal and Tax Obligations of Working as a Nanny
When you work as a nanny, you don’t have a human resource department or director to guide you through the legal side of your employment. It’s all up to you. Yes, your employer should know the rules but often they don’t. So make sure you understand the laws that apply to you and the legal and financial pitfalls to avoid.
Legal and Financial Pitfalls
Finding, Screening, and Landing Your Next Nanny Job
Ready to find your new nanny job? This section will give you all the information and resources you need to find, screen, and land a great job.
Locating Potential Jobs
Referencing the Family
Getting and Decided on the Offer
Getting Started in Your New Job
Yeah! You’ve found a new job. Now what? This section outlines your obligations and rights as a household employee, gives you the resources to develop a great nanny contract and offers up great tips on starting off your new job on the right foot.
The Nuts and Bolts of Nanny Care
Got nanny questions? Here’s the place to find the answers. Get real world information on a nanny’s schedule, responsibilities, wages, benefits and other related topics.
Responsibilities of a Nanny
On Duty Guideline
Traveling with Your Nanny
Nanny Using Her Car For Work
Employer Provided Nanny Car
Nanny / Family Relationship
This section is devoted to creating a successful, long term nanny / family relationship. You’ll find expert advice on everything from effectively communicating with your employer to handling your employers’ differing approach to your charge’s challenging behaviors to working through the balancing act that is the nanny / family relationship.
There’s no denying it, at some point you’ll leave your job. Here you’ll find help in deciding if it’s the right time to quit, real world support if you’re fired, and ways to help you stay connected to your charge after you leave your job.
Stay-At-Home / Work-From-Home Parents
Nannies Who Bring Their Own Children to Work
Connecting to Your Nanny Community
Local Nanny Groups