Childcare Articles and Resources

 

The US Nanny Association shares expert childcare articles, information about child development and tools to help parents and nannies navigate employment opportunities.

Our community is a platform to share expertise, insights, resources and childcare articles. We welcome guest speakers and authors. Our mission is to help parents, nannies, doulas, au pairs, nanny agency owners and childcare business owners.

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Modernize Your Nanny Resume

Modernize Your Nanny Resume

Finding a great nanny family is important and the first step is to have a strong resume that highlights your childcare experience and skills.

Nanny Job Titles & Duties

Nanny Job Titles & Duties

With so many titles for in-home childcare providers, parents, nannies and sitters often confuse the different job titles and duties.

Steps to Hire a Nanny

Steps to Hire a Nanny

From writing a job description to interviews, orientations and work agreements, here are the steps to hire a nanny.

How to Become a Nanny

How to Become a Nanny

The US Nanny Association has published nanny standards and has 3 credential programs – certified nanny, certified newborn care and certified professional nanny.

Nannies as Mandatory Reporters

Nannies as Mandatory Reporters

Mandated reporters are workers who have regular contact with vulnerable people (children) and are legally required to report any suspicion of abuse or neglect.

How to Establish Traditions

How to Establish Traditions

We have become experts in using videos for meetings and connecting with family and friends. Video can also be used for holidays to keep family traditions alive.

Benefits of Dual-Careers

Benefits of Dual-Careers

Two separate careers at once. I am a career nanny and an Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist working with children on the spectrum.

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