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For Nannies: Qualifications

Nanny Qualifications

  • Caring
  • Good Disposition
  • Loving
  • Nurturing
  • Mature
  • Enthusiastic
  • Positive Attitude
  • Flexible
  • Comfortable in home environment
  • Natural affinity for children
  • Aware of seriousness of responsibility
  • Able to make 1 year commitment for permanent job
  • Requires availibility with some regularity over a six month period for temporary jobs

Nanny Duties and Responsibilities

  • Sole charge of child(ren) and/or assistant to the parents
  • Be concerned with physical, emotional, intellectual and recreational needs of the child(ren)
  • Actively stimulate child(ren) through planned recreational and educational activities
  • Create playful activities
  • Transport child(ren) and run errands
  • Do child(ren)'s laundry and light housekeeping responsibilities
  • Prepare meals and keep environment tidy

Compensation Package

  • Salary
  • Room and board for live-in
  • Paid vacation
  • Health insurance
  • Travel opportunities
  • Use of a car
  • Own telephone line
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Suggested Nanny Salaries

Background and experience determines a nanny's compensation level. An entry-level nanny with basic childcare experience will be at the lower end of the range. The more nanny experience a candidate possesses, coupled with related education, the higher the salary level.
Average Gross*
Estimated Net Take Home**
Live-in $625-810/week $500-625/wk (estimated)
Live-out $675-950/week $550-750/wk (estimated)
Part Time Temp $13-20/hour  
24-Hour Care $225-300/day  
Newborn Specialist $22-35/hour  
Doula $25-35/hour  
*Based on 45 hour work week
** Based on single, non resident Philadelphia

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