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What Parents Want in a Nanny

By A New England Nanny Like 0

When hiring a nanny, you want someone who your children will like and have fun with, but who will also make you feel comfortable about leaving your loved ones in their care. There are so many factors that help decide what parents want in a nanny. Our partner GTM Payroll Services has put together a […]

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Water Safety Rules for Parents and Nannies

By A New England Nanny 2 0

It’s hot out there! Perfect weather for jumping in the pool or a lake, leaping over waves at the beach, splashing in a river, or even just flopping into a plastic tub in the backyard. Whatever type of water activity you and your kids enjoy, staying safe has to be top of mind…including when the […]

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Making STRIDEs in the Community

By A New England Nanny 4 0

On June 15th, A New England Nanny was proud to support STRIDE Adaptive Sports for their 10th Annual Strides 4 STRIDE 5k/2k Run, Walk ‘n Roll event at Jennings Landing in Albany. STRIDE is a nonprofit organization that provides over 8,000 adaptive sport and recreation lessons each year to individuals with disabilities, focusing on youth […]

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Father’s Day Funny Quotes

By A New England Nanny 11 0

Whether you’re a father or you’re celebrating with your own father, grandfather, or other father figure in your life, Father’s Day always seems to be a little less sentimental and a little more goofy than Mother’s Day. But maybe that’s because dads are, in general, less sentimental and more goofy than moms. The term “dad […]

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How To Write A Good Job Description For Nannies

By A New England Nanny 13 0

What constitutes a good job description for nannies? A precisely written description of the responsibilities and requirements that specify employer objectives is a critical step in building a successful employment relationship. A job description is, essentially, all the work to be done by the nanny, housekeeper, etc. It is really your first official document regarding […]

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Should You Hire a Nanny for the Summer?

By A New England Nanny 13 0

As a parent, do you struggle with the decision about child care once school is out for the summer? Many families choose to send their kids to day camp (full- or part-time), while others opt to hire a nanny for the summer. With schedules and routines changing during those three months, it can be a […]

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2019 interNational Nanny Training Day Recap

By A New England Nanny 8 0

Another successful interNational Nanny Training Day (iNNTD) is in the books! We had more than 30 nannies attend our event this year, which was packed with educational sessions, discussions, and training. Check out the photos below – if you missed it this year, make sure you don’t miss the 2020 iNNTD event!

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What Nannies Need to Know About Worker Classification

By A New England Nanny 6 0

As a nanny, you may be wondering “Am I an employee or an independent contractor?” Federal law dictates that household workers like nannies, housekeepers, and in-home senior caregivers are to be treated as employees and not independent contractors. This is an important distinction and one that comes with key benefits for household workers. Here’s what […]

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Technology to Help with Family Travel

By A New England Nanny 6 0

Lots of families travel during the summer, and while there are always the hassles of dealing with airports, schedules, and making sure your home is safe while you’re away, luckily there are things available to help you manage your summer travels. Here are a couple of pieces of travel technology for families you may find […]

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