Ms. Joy loved our children like they were her own. She made sure to teach them manners and respect towards others. She was dependable and caring. She was loved by all - Tara
Joy is wonderful with our kids. She has a kind, loving heart, but also maintains good boundaries for the kids and expects good behavior from them. She actually brings out good behavior in them, which for my two is a challenge. Having worked with kids in a daycare setting, she’s creative with ways to keep the kids entertained and engaged, doing crafts, cooking, play, cleaning up. - Christy
We have known Karson and her family for many years. Not only is Karson reliable and responsible, she is also warm, caring, and fun. She is able to manage our three active boys and they love having her with them. They tell us she plays with them ‘the whole time ‘ and is always ‘nice’. We do not trust our children with just anyone and we highly recommend Karson for any childcare position. - Lydia
Nanny Lane is a nanny website to help you find a nanny in your area. Our nanny services include background checks, PLUS, and nanny payroll.
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.
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:
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.