Nannies are expensive – there’s no denying it. But there are systems available to help with the cost. The older system is Childcare vouchers (no longer accepting new applicants), recently replaced by the newer Tax free childcare. If you are currently receiving childcare vouchers, you can use them to pay part of your nanny’s salary
When the time comes to hire a nanny, you may think it’s easiest to look yourself. And sometimes, it works. Sometimes, your friend’s old nanny / niece / someone they know from a toddler group just happens to be looking for a new role. Sometimes, you pop an advert on Gumtree and happen to
I first started my agency in May 2013. I had spent the last 10 years working as a qualified nanny and nursery nurse, both in the UK and abroad, and it had always been my long term goal to start an agency. The time seemed right – I was working two nanny jobs at the
There is a lot to think about when it comes to employing a nanny. In this article, I will go over the main things you may need guidance on when writing your nanny’s contract.
Interviewing for your first nanny can be a daunting prospect! Rosebud Nanny Agency will send you a full interview guide when we arrange interviews, but here is a shorter version to give you an idea of structure. First interviews usually take around an hour, depending on how well you get on with the nanny. If it is