Nanny share jobs

What caregivers need to know about online job scams

While the internet and job websites are making it easier than ever for nannies, babysitters and other caregivers to find potential gigs, it also leaves the door wide open for scammers trying to trick you out of money. For Virginia nanny Kattia Morales, it all seemed a little too good to... more

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What every nanny needs to know about taxes and payroll

You finally landed a great nanny job. You get to bond with a new family, plan lots of playtime and, oh yeah, collect a paycheck, too! We all love payday, but it’s also good to know before your first paycheck arrives what you can expect to see when it comes... more

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Nanny share contracts: How to structure pay, time off and more

Thinking about working for multiple families in a share? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. If you thought having a contract for a nanny job was... more

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What every nanny needs to know about nanny shares

Thinking about working for multiple families in a share? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. The percentage of families seeking a nanny share jumped 23... more

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How to find, interview for and land a nanny share job

Thinking about working for multiple families in a share? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. The benefits of working in a nanny share are clear... more

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4 keys to success in a nanny share job

Thinking about working for multiple families in a share? Be sure to do your homework: Nanny shares and shared care arrangements may be subject to various licensing requirements or prohibited in certain states and jurisdictions. Research local laws and regulations. Even if you have years of experience as a nanny... more

Caregivers and house cleaners: What a safe return to work after lockdown might look like

Across the country, people who've been staying home to slow the spread of COVID-19 are talking about going back to work. States are providing plans to make this happen, and workplaces are being given guidelines for keeping employees safe. But what if you work in someone else's home... more

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14 benefits to consider negotiating into your nanny contract

When you’re deciding whether or not to work with a particular family employer, you’ll be considering the big picture, as well as the minutiae, of your employment agreement. Once you’ve established must-haves, like legal pay and a nanny contract, you’ll want to discuss the benefits you’ll be offered. While an... more