Latest News from the Nanny Connection

What is Tongue Tie?

02/03/21

Tongue-tie (also known as ankyloglossia) is a condition present at birth that restricts...

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Does a Nanny need Insurance?

02/12/21

During our Registration Interview I ask our candidates if they have Nanny insurance....

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Nanny Portfolios

27/05/21

PROFESSIONAL NANNY PORTFOLIOS Should I have one? Here at The Nanny...

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How much does a Nanny cost?

09/03/22

This question is the most popular enquiry we get from parents! How much does a Nanny...

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How long does it take to find a Nanny?

02/02/22

I get asked this ALL the time! The answer is actually different for every family....

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Choosing the Right Qualities in Your Nanny

29/03/22

When speaking to families on the start of their Nanny search, we ask them what sort...

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Our Favourite Teethers

24/05/21

Top Tips for Teething When it comes to teething, there are many teethers...

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Top 10 Baby Bottles from Newborn

11/05/21

Top 10 Favourite Baby Bottles from Newborn This week we have done some research...

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Building Resilience in Children

08/05/21

Sadly, mental health problems in children are on the rise. Is this because we are...

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The Good Childhood Report

30/04/21

The Good Childhood Report Have you heard of The Good Childhood Report? Do you...

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Loose Parts Play

24/03/21

What is Loose Parts Play? Have you come across this form of play before? You probably...

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Top 10 Books for ages 0-5 years

29/04/21

Our top 10 books for children aged 0-5 years has been incredibly hard to choose from!...

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Our Favourite School Backpacks

02/06/21

Being a mother and having two children at secondary school, I know the importance...

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Our Favourite Bibs

17/06/21

Did you know they are different types of bibs which help with different things. Which...

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Nanny Salaries Gross Versus Net

13/10/21

Almost all UK industries quote and pay in gross terms, but for the nanny industry...

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Favourite Baby Cups

06/07/21

As always, there is a huge amount of choice of baby cups to choose from when you...

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Is there a Nanny and Au pair Shortage?

13/10/21

It has been reported in a few papers recently in October 2021, that there is a Nanny...

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What has happened to Au Pairs?

07/09/21

Although The Nanny Connection does not provide au pairs, we do believe Au Pairs were...

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Nanny Shared Care Role Top Tips

13/07/21

Are you working in a Shared Care role? Working in a shared care role can have...

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Car Seat Safety

28/10/21

Car Seat Safety-Do you know the Law and how to fit a car seat correctly? Any...

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How to write and build my Nanny CV

24/11/21

Here at The Nanny Connection, as you can imagine, we see lots of Nanny CV’s!...

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What kind of DBS does a Nanny need?

30/12/21

What Is A DBS Check? The Disclosure and Barring Service helps employers make...

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Safer Sleep Week 2022-Safe Sleep for Babies

09/03/22

This week is Safer Sleep Week, brought to us by The Lullaby Trust. The trust works...

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Nanny Professional Development

09/03/22

We have developed a special Nanny Professional Career Guide and workbook for Nannies,...

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If you Hire a Professional Nanny, let them be a Professional!

29/03/22

I speak to many families about their childcare search daily. We go through all the...

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Nanny Salaries-What an Employer needs to know!

25/04/22

When deciding on how and what to pay your Nanny, if you are employing them, (not...

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Leaving a Nanny role

26/04/22

Leaving a family after a period of time is incredibly hard. The Nanny role is unique...

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Should a Nanny be a Part of the Family?

02/05/22

This question has changed over the years. When nannies first started with families...

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How do I find a Nanny?

11/05/22

There are many ways to find a Nanny, and different ways will suit different people,...

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Understanding the Different Types of Home Based Childcare

23/05/22

When some parents set out on their childcare journey of a nanny search, I am not...

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