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Fiona Collins, Happy Nest Nanny Agency Family Consultant, shares the three things she looks for on your nanny CV to ensure it stands out from the rest

3 Ways To Make Your Nanny CV Stand Out

Securing your dream job isn’t as straightforward as sending off your CV and waiting for the call. These days it’s a highly competitive market and even with a rap sheet that sings your praises, it’s actually the devil in the detail that’ll move your application to the top of the pile. So what’s the secret? Take note, we might just have the answers you need to fast track your trajectory towards dream job status!

a new mum and dad happily holding their laughing toddler as they prepare to hire a nanny and discuss gross vs net pay

The Ultimate Guide to Gross vs Net Pay

Our handy guide to Gross versus Net, and why on the Happy Nest Jobs Board we list wages for jobs in gross figures. By “going gross”, payroll standards for nannies across the UK will continue to improve. And by understanding what gross income means, nannies will be more empowered when seeking and acquiring jobs.

we share 5 things to consider when hiring a nanny

5 Things To Consider When Hiring A Nanny

We live in an age where not all of us have a village to lean on. So we seek the support of others. And these others, when done right, with love, care, attention, personalisation and professionalism – what an impact they have! So to go about bringing this balance into your household, consider first these 5 things. We’ve got you sorted!

End of Summer Holidays - Happy Nest Nanny Agency Essex

Celebrating Summer: Reasons to love the holidays despite yourself

Celebrating the summer holidays: Reasons to love them despite yourself   Wow, wasn’t summer a blast? A blur of parks, pools and outdoor adventures. Long, lazy days hanging out in pyjamas and having fun with family and friends. Most schools start again this week and suddenly – rather surprisingly –

Happy Nest Nanny Au Pair Baby Carrier Sling children in woods nature holding hands

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,