At Maternal Instincts, we provide exceptional, loving care for your newest addition. Whether you’re a new parent or an “experienced” one, finding help for those sleepless nights and adjustments to your schedule can be hard. That’s why we hire and train only the best night nannies and sleep specialists who are ready to step in and take care of your baby or your home. Our maternal instincts kick in as soon as you call us, so don’t hesitate to connect.
Why did they want to be a nanny?
What brought them to this type of work?
What are the interests and hobbies?
What do they love about children?
What do children love about them?
What are their previous experiences and can you contact their references?
Have they ever had to deal with an emergency situation? If yes, how did they manage that?
What formal qualifications do they hold?
How do they feel about light housework?
Especially pertaining to the child(ren)
Start planning well before you are in need of your care- What is your timeline?
Come to a decision about what type of care you are after – Day/Night/Both?
What is a comfortable budget for your care needs/wants
Write down a description of your perfect nanny. Think about age, live in or out, bilingual, qualifications….
Think about your family dynamic/style and what personality type may suit you best
Consider the depth of responsility that you wish your nanny to undertake
Should I go with an agency or try to find someone myself?