Apply for a Nanny Scholarship

Apply for a Nanny Scholarship 2019 We love supporting Extraordinary Nannies on their journeys toward even more extraordinariness. This starts with education, which can be expensive and, as a result, create a barrier for even the most keen nannies to upgrade their skills. The Nanny Scholarship is a $5000 fund to support nannies seeking continuing… Read more »

10 Reasons to use a nanny agency

Have you ever wondered why you should use a full service, professional nanny agency when you can easily find a job on your own? If you haven’t used an agency before the benefits might not be clear to you. Here are 10 reasons why finding a job through an agency might just land you the… Read more »

Become the best nanny you can be

If you’re keen to increase your extraordinariness, we support you! We also know that top-notch Nanny Schools are expensive and often overseas. Don’t be discouraged. Below are a list of courses, schools, conferences and other resources that will improve your nannying skills tremendously and help you stand out from the crowd. Resources Childcare Education: Westcoast… Read more »

Nanny of the Month

We are thrilled to honour Nanny Marcella as our Nanny of this Month for August 2018. Before working with Nannies On Call, she worked as a child development supervisor for 13 years. Her immense love and passion for children are evidenced in the glowing feedback that she receives from the families that she’s worked with. She… Read more »

Nanny of the Month

Karen is our incredibly warm and friendly Nanny, whose passion lies with caring for children. She is an experienced ECE teacher, Postpartum Nurse, Summer Counsellor, Mother & Grandmother, so in theory she has done it all! She has tonnes of experience working with children of all ages however working with infants and newborns is her… Read more »

What should I pay my nanny?

What should I expect to pay a live out nanny? As a working parent, I understand the tough balance between finding affordable childcare with quality childcare.  At Nannies on Call, we find that that the average hourly rate that nannies seek is sitting between $16-25 (Across Canada), with the average being about $20 gross per… Read more »

Nannies on Call is offering scholarships

Scholarship is the first of its kind for Canadian nannies A study of employment patterns by Statistics Canada show that the number of families where both parents work has increased significantly in the past 40 years. 53% of homes currently have both parents working. This has led to the need for better childcare options and… Read more »