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Have you considered a nanny share?

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A nanny share is when one nanny cares for children from two different families. Each family saves significantly on child care expenses, while the nanny enjoys higher pay than the typical full-time position.

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Kinshasa D. - Seeking Work in Oakland
Kinshasa D.

She is very down to earth and intelligent and really listens to you as the parent. She is really considers the needs of the kids and I consider her to be very responsible and trustworthy. She also keeps the kids engaged and they tell me about how they do different activities during the day. The kids enjoy being with her as well. - Michelle

Kinshasa D. - Seeking Work in Oakland
Kinshasa D.

Kinshasa is a very knowledgeable nanny.She is very sweet to children and treats them like her own. My son loved the way she took care of him and always smiled and laugh with her. Kinshasa is like a family member of ours and her next family to nanny for will be very lucky to have her. - Carlett

Kinshasa D. - Seeking Work in Oakland
Kinshasa D.

Shasa just knows what she's doing with kiddos. She was calm, connected with our son right away, and was a steady energy in our day when we were frazzled, confused, and exhausted new parents. She's also incredibly fastidious, never letting a fallen paci go back in his mouth. I am forever grateful for her during some of the most challenging moments in our parenthood journey (so far ;) ). - Ren

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What’s the average cost of a nanny in Oakland, CA?

The average cost of a nanny in Oakland, CA is $18.73 per hour. The cost of a nanny is dependent on the nanny’s experience, qualifications and location.
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How to Hire a Nanny in Oakland, CA

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Understand Nanny Responsibilities in Oakland, CA

Before beginning the search for a nanny, it’s important to understand what you’re looking for and if a nanny is the right choice for your child care needs. In hiring a nanny, first, 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. The boundaries for nannies duties vary from family to family. In general, a nanny is responsible for making sure your children’s 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.

Oakland Nanny Interviews

Once you start connecting with prospective nannies, the next step is a nanny interview. 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 Oakland? 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?
  • Are you trained in First Aid or CPR in Oakland?
  • Do you have a driver’s license in CA? 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, it’s essential to 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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