Show your nanny appreciation! The nanny salary .
At this time, it is also a good time to discuss a raise for your nanny. When giving her a raise, you should pair it with why you are giving her a raise and address all of the wonderful things that she has done for your family. This is a time to express your appreciation! A raise should be anywhere from 2-4%. Continue reading
Once you have been through the nanny interview process and the vetting and nanny background check and have decided on the right nanny for your family, it’s important to collect important information to have on file about your new household employee. You are now an employer and your household is now a workplace. This may be the first time you have ever managed or employed someone. See our handy list of iterms to have on file for your nanny. Continue readingPosted in Nanny Background Check | Tagged nannies, Nanny Background check, nanny contract, nanny interview | 4 Comments June 10, 2010
Congratulations! If you are ready to conduct a nanny background check, you are probably very close to finding the right nanny for your family! There are several layers to the background check that you need to be aware of before you hire your nanny. Check out these tips for conducting a nanny background check. Continue readingPosted in Nanny Background Check | Tagged Nanny Background check, nanny background checks, nanny contract, Nanny Salary, nanny services | 6 Comments
Sometimes new nannies need some guidance and sometimes a nanny you’ve had for awhile needs a little jumpstart when it comes to being a self-starter. As a nanny employer, you need to provide your nanny all of the tools she needs to be successful! Here are some tips. Continue readingPosted in hiring a nanny | Tagged nannies, nanny contract, nanny services, Nanny work | 6 Comments June 1, 2010
Review your Nanny Job description yearly
When was the last time you updated your nanny’s job description? As your life goes on and your children develop, your needs will change over time. As a result, you will need to update your job description accordingly. Continue readingPosted in hiring a nanny | Tagged nannies, nanny contract, Nanny Salary, nanny services, Nanny work | 5 Comments May 27, 2010
Many families ask about the issue of Monday holidays and their nannies. The short answer is that this should be predetermined prior to hiring your nanny and be in your first nanny job description and work agreement. However, if you didn’t do that at that time, it’s not too late! There are many Monday holidays throughout the year. This may affect your family in several ways.