Nanny of the Month

Congratulations Nanny Skylar, you are our September Nanny of the Month! Working with Nannies on Call since 2015, Skylar brings a ton of energy and a great attitude to all the families she has worked for. Skylar, who is known for her nanny bag full of fun games and crafts, is someone who is always… Read more »

How Being a Nanny Will Rock Your Resume

How Being a Nanny Looks Good On A Resume! Being a nanny is a fabulous job. However, it is only one of the jobs I will hold as a stepping stone in my quest to becoming the Most Powerful Woman in All the Universe. Or in Canada. Or at least in British Columbia. Or maybe,… Read more »

The Essential Nanny Question: What Would Mary Wear?

As a Nanny, What Should I Wear? Everyone needs an idol, and for me – a full-time nanny – my supercalifragilistic idol can be streamed 24/7 via the Disney Channel. Although Mary Poppins was a London girl at the cusp of the 20th century, her timeless lessons continue to inspire this Canadian girl in 2016…. Read more »

The Joyful Perks of Nannying

Four Reasons You Should Be a Nanny Are you considering being a nanny? Or are you already enjoying this noble and fun profession? Like all careers in Canada, some work days can be challenging. However, I have found that my job satisfaction is extremely high. What’s my secret? Simply by compiling an ongoing list of… Read more »

Nanny of the Month

Nanny Tatiana L. is celebrating her 5 year nannyversary with Nannies on Call this month, having taken over 260 jobs with over 100 families since joining our team in 2011.  Originally from Russia, Tatiana worked as an activity leader/counsellor in the elementary school system in Omsk before moving to Canada as a live-in caregiver in… Read more »

How To Make Sure Your Nanny Reads to Your Child

How to Make Sure Your Nanny Reads to Your Child As a reading teacher and a mother, one of my parenting goals is to raise children who will make friends with books. When finding a nanny for our family, this priority was one of the non-negotiables in our process.  (In case you need convincing, check… Read more »

Nanny of the Month

Our August Nanny of the Month, Nanny Susan is new to our agency this year, but she has quickly made a name for herself with both clients as well as the Nannies On Call staff. Her background as a life coach, along with her warm and engaging personality make her a hit with families that she babysits for. She is an expert at putting parents and children at ease, and her past clients describe her as outstanding, excellent, and professional. We are fortunate and proud to have nanny Susan as part of the On Call nanny team. Congratulations, Susan!