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The Friedman Family - Hiring in Guilford

The Friedman Family

Guilford, CT
$20/hr
2 kids
Part time
Interested in nanny share

A little bit about us…

Hello! We are new to CT and looking for someone to pick up our two kids from school in Woodbridge 4 to 5 days a week and drive them home. Some days you would stay until 5:30pm and then some days I'd ask you to give them dinner, start bedtime and leave between 7 and 8pm. The later nights would only be when one parents is traveling. We currently live in Milford but plan to move to Woodbridge or Guilford in 2023.

Not required, but if you're interested in housekeeping (light or more) and meal prep, I would love to pay extra for that!

We do have a small dog - cockapoo (25lbs).

Looking for someone who is looking for part time and is flexible with hours as we are two traveling / full time working parents :)
The Henley-Cohn Family - Hiring in Guilford

The Henley-Cohn Family

Guilford, CT
$15/hr
2 kids
Part time
Interested in nanny share

A little bit about us…

Laundry
puppy walk
Dinner Prep help
7 y.o. school bus pick up
tidying house (we already have a prof. cleaner 1x week)
grocery shopping
M/F 1PM - 5PM
T/W/Th 2PM - 5PM
The McCormick Family - Hiring in Guilford

The McCormick Family

Guilford, CT
$15/hr
1 kid
Part time
Interested in nanny share

A little bit about us…

New parents working from home and dealing with postpartum mental health challenges. One baby, Quinn,, will be appx. 7 months when mom goes back to work. Need someone 3 days a week, appx. 7 hours a day. Can be flexible. Would also be interested in starting 1 day per week in January/February to make sure we're a good fit. Home has 2 mid/large sized dogs.

Certification Requirements...

CPR
First Aid

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The Kirtan Family - Hiring in Guilford

The Kirtan Family

Guilford, CT
$15/hr
1 kid
Part time
Interested in nanny share

A little bit about us…

Both parents work from home but they may be available in office

Certification Requirements...

CPR
First Aid
The Rome Family - Hiring in Guilford

The Rome Family

Guilford, CT
$20/hr
1 kid
Part time
Interested in nanny share

A little bit about us…

We are looking for a great nanny for 1 child in Guilford. We would prefer someone who could help out with light housekeeping. We would prefer a nanny who has their own car and who does not smoke.
The Fogg Family - Hiring in Guilford

The Fogg Family

Guilford, CT
$18/hr
2 kids
Full time
Interested in nanny share

Certification Requirement...

First Aid

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The Becerra Family - Hiring in Guilford

The Becerra Family

Guilford, CT
$16/hr
1 kid
Full time
Interested in nanny share
The Richmond Family - Hiring in Guilford

The Richmond Family

Guilford, CT
$15/hr
1 kid
Part time
Interested in nanny share
The St. John Family - Hiring in Guilford

The St. John Family

Guilford, CT
$20/hr
2 kids
Part time
Interested in nanny share

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How to Find a Nanny Share in Guilford, CT

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Understand the Cost of a Nanny Share in Guilford, CT

The costs of a nanny share depends on your nanny share set up. How you share the cost a nanny can depend on the number of hours, children, and even who is hosting the nanny share. Additional expenses for nanny shares can include over-time, vacation time, and holiday bonuses.

Nanny Share Family Interviews in Guilford, CT

Once you start connecting with prospective families, the next step is to interview. To make things a bit easier, here’s a list of some questions to ask the other family in a nanny share:

  • What is your discipline style (or what do you plan for it to be?)
  • If our nanny is late regularly, how would you want to handle it?
  • How would you describe your child(ren)?
  • How would you describe your parenting style?

Beyond these questions, try to create a job posting together by creating rules for your nanny share. In doing this, specific areas to focus on include discipline, over-time, and vacation time.

How to Set Up a Nanny Share in Guilford, CT

In setting up a nanny share, there are lots of different ways to do it: finding a family with a nanny, hire a nanny and then find a family, or start by finding a family then hiring a nanny together.

When finding a family for a nanny share, you want to assess compatibility in terms of logistics, personalities, and parenting philosophies. It’s also important to be mindful that nanny shares can work with the kids of different ages whether it’s two infants or an older child with an infant, there are lots of different ways to set up a nanny share.

Understand Nanny Share Responsibilities in Guilford, CT

Before beginning the search for a nanny share, you should think through what responsibilities you expect your nanny to handle. With that information, you can create a profile so that nannies can reach out to you. You can do this with the other family or alone. The boundaries for nannies duties vary from family to family. However, in general, a nanny is responsible for making sure your kids’ needs are met, including things like ensuring they have opportunities to play and be active. When tasks go beyond child care, for example, housekeeping or meal preparation, it’s good practice to communicate these expectations with your nanny before hiring them. Along with the different duties that you ask for, experience and location can impact how much you should pay your nanny.

Nanny Share Nanny Interviews in Guilford, CT

Once you start connecting with prospective nannies, the next step is a nanny interview. There are questions for hiring a nanny in a nanny share and testing different scenarios. To make things a bit easier, here’s a list of some nanny interview questions to consider asking:

  • Do you have experience being a nanny?
  • How do you handle tantrums? Can you share an experience disciplining children?
  • What sort of household tasks are you open to doing?
  • Are you open to a live in arrangement in Guilford? Do you have experience being a live in nanny?
  • Are you open to being a nanny in a nanny share?
  • Do you have any references? If yes, here are some questions to ask the nanny’s references.
  • Are you trained in First Aid or CPR in Guilford, CT?
  • Do you have a driver’s license in Guilford, CT? Do you own a car?
  • What salary are you seeking? Are you open to being paid through direct-deposit, pay stubs?
  • What are your expectations around over-time pay and vacation time?

During the hiring process, it’s essential to ask for references, and by asking their references questions you gain a better understanding of they will fit in your family. As you get closer to hiring a nanny, be sure to run a background check to ensure your kids are in good hands. When evaluating a prospective nanny, make sure you’re setting the foundation for a good relationship with your nanny. You can do this by being clear about your expectations around nanny responsibilities and compensation, and of course, by being friendly and welcoming! And of course, as you learn how to hire a nanny, Nanny Lane's nanny services are here to help you along the way.

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