FindMyNannyOnline.com is an online nanny classifieds database designed
to assist families in finding the best nannies. There is a registration
fee to you as a family and nanny screening via background checks is available
for an additional charge. FindMyNannyOnline.com is a sensible alternative
to an expensive nanny agency.
2. How much does it cost to use your internet nanny agency services?
To start receiving contact information there are alternate packages to
$ 99.99 - receives contact information for 30 days
$129.99 - receives contact information for 60 days
$159.99 - receives contact information for 90 days
3. Can I preview the nanny classifieds database before I register?
Yes, take the opportunity to preview nannies before you register. All
nannies on the "free nanny search" are current nannies looking
for nanny employment. By entering your state, the system will pull-up
nannies in your area.
4. How do I contact a nanny?
Contact is made through email or you may reach the nanny by phone if you
have a current membership.
5. How do I apply to find a nanny?
Go to FindMyNannyOnline.com and click on "Sign Up". After clicking "Family
Sign Up", you will be asked to register with your information,
and choose your membership plan. You will also be asked to describe
needs. You may then search by detailed characteristics, including live-in
or live-out, full-time, part-time or temporary.
6. Who is responsible for the nanny’s transportation to
This is something that is negotiable between each family and nanny.
7. Where do your nannies come from?
FindMyNannyOnline.com nannies come from all over the U.S. Our nanny classifieds
database is growing rapidly!
8. I have been a previously registered member. Is my past information
Yes. You will be prompted to renew your registration when you login if
your registration has expired.
9. What type of duties are nannies willing to do?
These are variable upon your needs, but the general responsibilities include:
childcare, light housekeeping, grocery shopping, errands, driving, laundry
and meal preparation.
10. Are the nannies CPR/First Aid certified?
This varies with each nanny. If a nanny is not certified, many families
will have them obtain certification before or after they arrive on the
11. What kind of salary should I expect to pay a nanny?
Nanny salaries vary across the country. Following is a general guideline
of the weekly wage you could expect to pay a nanny for an average of 40-50
hours per week with 1 or 2 children in their care. These are just guidelines.
Local job markets, locations, expected duties and live-in or live-out situations
will cause wages to vary. Part-time nannies are usually paid an hourly
rate ranging from $8-$14/hour. Younger candidates with minimal experience
(less than 2 years verifiable childcare experience) $250-$350/week; candidates
with some college education and more extensive childcare experience-$350-$500/week;
a college degree in a child related field and/or 2 or more years of past
nanny experience - $350-$700+/week.
12. How long does the process take?
This varies for each individual family. Some families will hire the
first nanny they contact and others will contact several nannies before
a decision. We suggest you continue searching until you feel you’ve
found an appropriate match.
13. Are nannies allowed to contact families?
Both nannies and families are allowed to contact each other. You will
be contacted by registered nannies only. The majority of the nannies will
contact you via email and then by phone. If you are not interested in a
particular nanny, it is best to let them know as soon as possible.
14. How do I conduct nanny screening?
FindMyNannyOnline.com is an online site and does not pre-screen the
families or the nannies. Several steps should be taken in screening a
will want to ask a lot of questions to make sure you find the right
match. Sample interview questions and a sample reference check form are
once you are a registered member. You will want to perform reference
checks on the nanny, contacting past employment and childcare references.
younger candidates, we also suggest speaking with the nanny’s
parents prior to employment. Your instincts are the best tool for choosing
Our information center also contains a link to assist you in researching
the criminal history and driving record of a nanny.
15. How long will my account remain active?
The membership package that you choose will determine the length of time
your registration will remain active.
16. Can I do my own nanny screening by running background checks on nannies?
Yes! An online investigation service is available to conduct background
checks such as criminal records, driving records, social security checks,
drug testing, etc.
17. How do I interview a nanny?
A lot of families will interview nannies over the phone and some choose
to conduct personal interviews. It is also acceptable for a family to request
a nanny for a trial period; a day or even a week, to see if it is the right
match for both parties.
18. Is there any screening of the nannies by FindMyNannyOnline.com?
FindMyNannyOnline.com is an online nanny classifieds database, therefore,
there is no nanny screening done on the nannies. You as a family have access
to the Online Investigation Service to run any type of nanny screening
you feel needs to be done.
19. How long does a nanny's account remain active?
A nanny's account will remain active for 45 days.
20. Are nannies willing to relocate to my area?
Yes. Nannies are located throughout the United States and are often
willing to relocate to your area. The nanny’s profile will reflect
his/her desired location.
21. Will there be a contract between the nanny and family?
A printable nanny contract can be accessed by the family once you are
a registered member. A nanny contract serves as an excellent communication
tool to thoroughly outline the position and compensation involved.
22. How do I change information on my application?
Login on the “Login” page and change the information. You
can then use the submit button to save the changes.
23. How do I know if nannies are still available?
Nannies registrations stay active for 45 days. Nannies should delete their
registration once they have found a nanny job or are no longer looking.
They may also contact us and we will delete it for them. However, occasionally
you will find a nanny that forgot to delete their registration. At that
point, we do encourage you to contact us and we will delete the nanny's
24. Once I hire a nanny or am no longer looking, should I delete my profile?
We recommend deleting your profile once you have hired your nanny.
25. How do I delete my profile?
Log into For Families and click on Family Profile. Click on “Delete
Profile” to remove your information.
26. I have contacted several nannies and have received little response.
Our #1 recommendation is to contact a nanny via phone if you are having
little success via email. If there is no phone number available, contact
FindMyNannyOnline.com and we will follow up with them.
27. Can www.FindMyNannyOnline.com save me money?
Yes! Hiring a nanny through a newspapers or traditional nanny agency can
cost you bundles. Using a sensible alternative like FindMyNannyOnline.com
can save you thousands of dollars.
1. How does FindMyNannyOnline.com work?
FindMyNannyOnline.com is a service that is free of charge for the nannies.
We do ask that you respond to the families once they contact you. Please
keep your registration updated.
2. How do I find a family?
First, you will need to complete your application. You must have a valid
email address in order to search for families. Once we review your application,
it will be available for families to review. You will use your password
and email address to login and search for families.
3. Where do the families come from?
Families from all over the United States register with FindMyNannyOnline.com
to search for their ideal nanny.
4. Is there an age requirement for being a nanny?
We recommend a minimum age of 18 with a high school diploma or GED.
5. Am I required to be CPR/First Aid certified to be hired for a nanny
The majority of families require that their nanny be CPR/First Aid certified.
If you are not, most families will ask that you get the certification before,
or shortly after you start your nanny job.
6. Is the family responsible for the nanny’s transportation
to her nanny job?
The majority of families will require that the nanny has her own vehicle
to arrive to and from work. Many families will provide a vehicle for use
during work hours. This is all negotiated between nanny and family.
7. What are some of the typical duties that nannies are expected to perform?
Duties will depend on each family’s wants and needs. Most nannies
will perform duties such as picking up after the children, preparing
meals and snacks for the children, child laundry, errands, and shopping.
are negotiable between nanny and family.
8. What is the nanny salary range?
Nanny salary will depend on experience and qualifications. Many nannies
work 40-50 hours/week. Salaries tends to range from $8 to $14/hour. Weekly
salaries range from $350 to $700+. Part-time positions range from $250
9. Will a family run a background check on me?
The majority of families will conduct a nanny screening by running a criminal
background check on you. After all, you are caring for their most prized
possessions -- their children.
10. Can I contact the families?
Yes, nannies are able to contact the families, and the families can contact
the nannies. If you are not interested in a position, please be polite
and let them know that you are not interested.
11. Can I screen a family?
FindMyNannyOnline.com does not pre-screen families. Be sure to ask the
family a lot of questions and contact some of their references. Please
be aware of nanny scams. Do not conduct any business on behalf of a family
that you are not familiar with. Many scams, including financial transactions,
target the online nanny industry.
12. What type of questions can I ask the family?
You can ask the family any questions you may have. Some typical questions
asked are: What duties will you require? What hours/days will I be required
to work? What salary can I expect? Will you provide a car for me to drive
during work hours? Will you require that I be CPR/First Aid certified?
Have you hired a nanny before?
13. How long will my account remain active?
Your account will remain active for 45 days.
14. Can I change information on my online application?
Yes, you will make the changes to your profile and click submit to save
15. Should I remove my application once I find a position?
Yes, please remove your application once you have found a position and
have accepted the job.
16. How do I remove my application?
Log into For Nannies and click on Update Your Profile. Click on “Delete
Profile” to remove your information.
17. How long will the process of finding a great position take?
The length of time varies from nanny to nanny. Some nannies find matches
right away, others may take more time to find the “right match.” Please
be sure that you feel you are a good match before accepting a position.