Setting the Standard for a Nanny Placement Agency in Canada


Diamond Personnel places exceptional nannies and has been voted the best Nanny Agency in Toronto for the past seventeen years. Other nanny agencies look to Diamond Personnel to set the standard for excellence in nannies, caregivers, and household staff.

We specialize in full-time, permanent placements. Our extensive screening process ensures that we place only highly qualified, experienced nannies, caregivers and household staff with families.

We guarantee satisfaction, and our continued success has earned Diamond Personnel the title of Best Nanny Agency by City Parent Magazine. In addition to our childcare nanny services, we also provide caregivers for the elderly and those with special needs, as well as a range of household staffing positions.



From the Blog

  • Driving Nannies and Caregivers

    Are you thinking of hiring a driving nanny or caregiver for your family? This can be a great option to help with running errands, taking to appointments/ activities, doing pickups and drop offs, and more. While most families provide a vehicle for their caregivers to use, other families rely on the caregiver to provide a vehicle. In this scenario Diamond recommends fairly compensating your caregiver for their mileage. How do you do this? The CRA has published automobile allowance rates, which make it easy for employers to calculate and reimburse for mileage. This information is updated on a yearly basis. The current rates in Canada for 2017 are as follows: 54¢ per kilometre for the first 5,000 kilometres driven; and 48¢ per kilometre driven after that. In the Northwest Territories, Yukon, and Nunavut, there is an additional 4¢ per kilometre allowed for travel. Further detail on automobile allowance rates can…

  • Nanny service tips for traveling with your nanny

    Are you planning on taking a vacation in the near future? Has this made you wonder if there are any special requirements for you to bring your nanny on vacation? As Canada’s best nanny service, we get this question all the time and we wanted to share our travel tips with you. By the end of this article, you will have gained valuable insight on what it takes to travel with your nanny. Nanny Service Tip #1: Be Clear on Expectations What is it that you expect from your caregiver while on vacation? Is it business as usual? Or will things be more relaxed? It is important to discuss the caregivers hours, pay and responsibilities based on your needs before the trip starts so everyone knows what to expect. Remember, while it may be a change of scenery, this is not a vacation for your nanny. Make sure you respect…