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Childcare De-mystified – Nannies vs Au Pairs

Childcare De-mystified – Nannies vs Au Pairs

Childcare De-mystified – Nannies vs Au Pairs Choosing childcare can be tricky. There are so many variables to consider. It’s a bit like choosing an ice cream with your children. You have to weigh up what will make them happy versus what you’d like them to have. Cost, of course,

DBS Update: Home Based Positions – Definition Amended

DBS Update: Home Based Positions – Definition Amended

DBS Update: Home Based Positions - Definition Amended This week the DBS released an announcement that there will be changes in their application forms as of the 27th April 2015. Who is Affected by the Changes? - LIVE IN Nannies & Au Pairs. - Those living in the same home
Pensions – Auto Enrolment

Pensions – Auto Enrolment

Auto enrolment pensions Happy Nest nanny & babysitting agency in Chester, Cheshire have had quite a few questions regarding pensions for nannies, here we have some helpful advice for you courtesy of NannyTax... In response to the recent article in the press we are keen for our clients to understand
Autumn Fun!

Autumn Fun!

  Happy Nest 's Autumn blog is full of great ideas for our busy nannies & families, make the little ones autumn magical with fun days out & crafty days at home.  ~~~ 21,23 & 25 October, 10am - Family Fungi Walks. Have some fun-gi in the woods & learn about what to look
Join us at the Chester Polo!

Join us at the Chester Polo!

6 & 7 September - Happy Nest at the Chester Pol Happy Nest team hope too meet you at this weekend's International Polo & Roodee Cup Challenge at the Chester Racecourse. We have a fab little shabby chic hut and will be presenting our services to those interested in finding
Summer Child Care – Happy Nest Chester

Summer Child Care – Happy Nest Chester

Have you organised your summer child care? We have some AMAZING nannies, au pairs, mother's help & baby-sitters who cover Chester, all of Cheshire & most of North Wales. A lot of our nannies are eager to find the right family and are happy to incorporate other duties into their day
Happy Nest Free Tips & Advice

Happy Nest Free Tips & Advice

Happy Nest offer applicants a variety of resources, information & advice for free.  Why not pop into our office! - We are more than happy to offer you some of our expert knowledge on how to find that perfect job. We aren't the typical recruitment agency - we understand you
In with the DBS check out with the CRB check

In with the DBS check out with the CRB check

This week on the 17th June the government introduced the Disclosure & Barring Services' (DBS) new 'Update Service' which will remove the need for applicants to apply for a new criminal records certificate each time they move jobs. Now applicants who choose to subscribe to the 'Update Service' will be