How do I find a nanny/nanny position?
When it comes to finding a nanny/nanny position there are quite a few ways you can go about it.
You can advertise yourself on social media and various childcare websites or word of mouth amongst friends. There is nothing wrong with any of these, but if you find you don’t have the time or don’t get any success then maybe you need to enlist the help of a nanny agency.
Why choose Savernake Nannies?
Because Savernake Nannies understand the importance of ensuring the correct candidate is matched with our families, we personally meet all families and nannies.
(We are currently operating all registrations via zoom due to Covid -19)
By meeting you in person this enables us to get to know you and your requirements better.
Savernake Nannies believe strongly in the personal touch and therefore no online registration forms.
Savernake Nannies is insured through Morton Michel and a copy of the insurance certificate can been shown upon request.
Savernake Nannies is registered with ICO ref: ZA238183
Savernake Nannies is a corporate member of BAPN The Association for professional Nannies and on the BAPN Business Development Advisory Panel (BDAP).
Savernake Nannies is committed to SAFER JOBS
Savernake Nannies have signed up to BAPN and Nanny job.co.uk code of best practice
Savernake Nannies is DISABILITY CONFIDENT COMMITED
Savernake Nannies is a supporter of #regulationmatters campaign and Debbie is chair of the Practitioners sub-group and a member of the management group
Savernake Nannies is a supporter of the #gogross campaign
For Families (clients)
In normal circumstances we would meet you at your home so that we get to know you personally and get to know the children. We are currently operating Zoom video calls.
We can reassure you that we only register Nannies with an enhanced DBS on the update system.
We can reassure you that we only register Nannies who have a 12 -hour paediatric first aid certificate less than 3 years old
We can reassure you that we have personally met the nanny at a registration interview currently via Zoom
We have set fees and don’t operate a salary-based fee which enables us to work with you regarding the nanny’s hours/pay with no hidden agenda
We send you our Terms and Conditions, which have been legally written, upon enquiry
We can signpost you to companies who will help with contracts and payroll
We offer support throughout the time your nanny is with you
We send you an Employers pack with information on being a nanny employer
We have a documents section on our website with direct access for all registered clients
We host a local facebook group “Marlborough Parents Café”
For Nannies (candidates)
In normal circumstances we meet you at our office to get to know you. All interviews are currently taking place via Zoom.
Upon first enquiry we send you a registration checklist informing you of everything that is required along with our nanny T & C’s, which have been legally written.
No online registration forms to protect your online data
We can reassure you we have met the family before you attend an interview
We can reassure you we have met the family before you attend a babysitting position (Via Zoom)
We offer a selection of CPD (Continuing professional development) workshops throughout the year (On hold during 2020)
We have a documents section on our website with direct access for all registered nannies
We are a registered ID checker so we can help you apply for your DBS. We always meet you in person for this and you must bring original paperwork with you. We send you a checklist prior to your apt (On hold during 2020
We host a national facebook group called “The Nanny Café”
All in all, we believe we are a professional nanny agency & easy to communicate with.
We have an easy website to navigate.
We are clear on what we offer and make every effort to find the right nanny/family match.
We are available to offer support at every stage of the way and ensure that the placement is as successful as it can be.
Copies of our Legal polices are available upon request
All registration forms for Clients and Candidates are kept for the legal basis for processing as all necessary for a contract. We ask if you require us to delete your data you inform us in writing
Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that the information included in this article is accurate at the point of release this should not be relied upon as legal advice. It is the opinion of Savernake Nannies. Copyright 2020 SavernakeNannies.co.uk