Kelsey – Nanny of the Month

Meet our extraordinary Nanny of the Month, Kelsey! An Early Childhood Educator, Nanny Kelsey is mature, engaging, and passionate about childcare. Being an ECE and having cared for children in different settings – such as day care, classrooms, and family homes – Kelsey knows how important it is to establish open communication with the parents… Read more »

Top 10 Must Haves for your Nanny Bag

Whether you’re going to a home for the first time or the 100th time, it is always good to come prepared with a bag of goodies in your nanny bag, you never know when you might need to pull something creative out of it! Band-aids – In case of an ouchie! Notebook – For nanny… Read more »

Is your Nanny and Employee or an Independent Contractor

After searching for the perfect nanny, how are you going to pay her? In determining the nanny’s status as an employee or as an independent contractor, Canada Revenue Agency does the following tests: Control: Are you specifying the work to be done? Are you specifying the working hours and are you reviewing the work that… Read more »

How to move from Nanny to Household Manager

As a nanny, you may find yourself picking up extra responsibilities during your time with a family. You may start out with household management responsibilities from the beginning, but if you are expected to tend to younger children, most parents will tell you that the kids come before other tasks. As children get older, however,… Read more »