How To Conduct A Performance Review For Your Nanny

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A lot can change in a year, especially in your family’s life. If it’s been a year since you’ve hired your nanny, or another year has passed, it’s time to conduct a performance review. The needs of you and your family, as well as the needs of your nanny, need to be taken into account in order to have or maintain a successful dynamic. You should encourage open communication with your nanny throughout the year, but it’s important to have a one on one discussion about their compensation, performance and any changes to contract or responsibilities annually. Conducting a yearly...

6 Ways To Promote Bonding Between Your Nanny And Your Children

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A strong bond between a nanny and a child will provide immeasurable benefits to your child’s well-being that will last for a lifetime. It is important to take a proactive approach and encourage this bond as much as possible.

  1. Get Child Excited About Nanny’s Arrival. When transitioning a nanny into your home environment, it is important to not only take the time to express your enthusiasm but to also generate excitement. Get your child involved in the arrival of the nanny. For example, having the child make a ‘welcome to our home’ card allows him...

10 Signs Of A Great Nanny

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It can be a daunting task to find the right nanny to care for your family. It’s important to find one who has all of the necessary qualifications and references, who fits into your home environment and who is beloved by your children. Here are some things to look for to ensure that you are choosing the best nanny possible.

  1. Experience. According to the former president of the International Nanny Association, experience is one of the most important factors to take into consideration. Having safety knowledge, like CPR and First Aid is crucial. A background...

Why A Nanny May Be A Better Option For Your Infant

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For parents of young children, it’s important to collect as much information as possible on care options. During the time both parents are at work, the child should be placed in a safe and reliable environment in which they feel comfortable and engaged.

Every child’s needs and circumstances are different, so there’s no one-size fits all solution. Take the time to consider your options between daycare services and nanny services -- that’s the only way to ensure you’re making the right choice for your child. In this article, we’ll explain how a nanny may be the better fit for...